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From: K and D Nolan <>
Subject: Obit for Rita Lavin Clodi
Date: Tue, 16 Oct 2001 09:53:25 -0500

I do obit indexing for the Joliet Herald News here in IL. Here's an
obit from Thursday, Sept 27, 2001 newspaper:

Rita Lavin Clodi

Age 70, of Carriage Oaks, 1500 S. 14th St., St. Charles, IL, died
Wednesday, September 26, 2001 in St. Charles. Rita was born November
11, 1930 in Tibohine, County Roscommon, Ireland, the daughter of John
and Winifred (Dowd) Lavin. She married Charles E. Clodi Sept. 11, 1954
in Queens, NY. While living in Aikin, SC, Rita had been active in St.
Mary, Help of Christians, and had attended St. Mary Catholic Church in
Minooka, IL.

Survivors, include her husband Charles E. of St. Charles, IL; her
daughter Jean (Ted) Stolarski of S. Elgin, IL; her son Brian (Sue) Clodi
of Minooka, IL; three grandchildren, Eric, Ryan, and Alyssa; brothers
and sisters, John, Patrick and Frank Lavin; Kathleen (Paul) Tedesco and
Dora (John) Muldoon. In addition to her parents, Rita was precedeased
by her sister Mary.

Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday, October 1, 2001 at St. Mary
Catholic Church in Minooka, IL, with Fr. Mark Fracaro presiding. Burial
will be in St. Mary Cemetery Minooka. Visitations will be Sunday from
2:00 p.m. till 6:00 p.m. at Yurs-Wittenburg Funeral Home in Geneva, IL
and on Monday at St. Mary Church in Minooka from 10:00 a.m. till time of
the funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m.

In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, memorials to the American
Cancer Society or Innovative Hospice Care, Vitas Healthcare Corp., 580
Waters Edge, Suite 100, Lombard, IL 60148, would be appreciated by the

Hansen Funeral Home
(708) 752-8800

Source: Joliet Herald News (Copley Newspapers), Joliet, Will, IL;
Thursday, Sept. 27, 2001; Section B; Page 4; "Obituaries", column 2.

Darraugh in IL

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