Durkin, Dolores A. (nee Paske), beloved wife of 51 years and best friend of Michael Durkin. Loving mother of Eileen (Patrick) Dowling, Michael, Patrick, Erin (John) Casey, JoAnn and Dana. Cherished grandmother of Courtney, Emily and Abby Dowling, Brannon Durkin, and Claire and Quinn Casey. Preceded in death by her parents John and Josephine Paske and a brother James Paske. Devoted sister of Mary (William) Houlihan, John (Bernadette) Paske, JoAnn (Andrew) Gronkowski, Eileen (David) Fritz and Charlotte (Louis) Pisano. Devoted sister-in-law of Maureen Seiler, Kathleen (James) Sullivan, Aileen (Larry) Collura, Geri (Jamie) Rohrbaugh, Sheila Wall, Brian (Cathy) Durkin, and Bridget (Dan) Wolf. Fond aunt and great aunt of many nieces and nephews and a good and true friend to all who knew her. Memorial visitation Saturday, October 22, 2011 from 11:30 AM to 12:30 p.m., at St. Gabriel Church 4500 S. Lowe Ave. with a Memorial mass in celebration of her life to follow at 12:30 PM. Interment services will be private, in lieu of flowers if friends so desire memorial donations may be made to St. Coletta's of Illinois Inc., 18350 Crossing Dr. Tinley Park, IL 60487 (email@example.com). Arrangements entrusted to Thomas McInerney's Sons Funeral Home, for further information please phone 773-268-0703
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Published in Chicago Sun-Times on Oct. 20, 2011.