Mikos, Margaret (nee Wentland) 82, at rest January 14, 2014. Beloved wife of Eugene. Preceded in death by her parents, Mary and Leonard Wentland. Survived by her 10 children, Mary Ann Thede, Mary C. Cotey, Tom Lawdensky, Paul Lawdensky, Francis Lawdensky, Joe Lawden, Dave Lawdensky, Ed Lawdensky, Chuck Lawdensky, Mary Jo Minick. Margaret was the fond stepmother to Eugene's children and was a very proud grandmother and great-grandmother to many. Her passion was music and she played the piano and organ for decades at St. John Vianney Church. Her beautiful music and singing added to the joy and comfort at many weddings and funerals. Visitation Sunday 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Funeral Monday 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the Northlake Funeral Home, 140 E. North Ave., Northlake to St. John Vianney Church, Mass 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions to St. Joseph's Indian School would be appreciated. Interment Queen of Heaven. (708)562-0044, www.northlakefuneral.com.
Published in Chicago Sun-Times on Jan. 17, 2014