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Obituary for Patricia Storako

Patricia Ann Storako
(nee Dzork)

Age 80. Passed away Monday, May 13, 2013 at her home in Shorewood, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Chicago, a longtime resident of Homewood, most recently of Shorewood. Retired from Richard D. Irwin Company.

Survived by her children, Carole (Robert) Duffield, Debra Zeppieri, Edwin Jr. (Jill) Storako, Jean (Donald) Hitchcock, Jeffrey (Donna) Storako, Patricia (Peter) Genualdi, Virginia (Daniel) Colbert, MaryBeth (George) Waller, and Michael (Victoria) Storako; 27 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Joan (Robert) Zajeski, Shirley Kennedy and Audrey Wirtz; and sisters-in-law, Irene and Jan Storako.

Preceded in death by her husband, Edwin B. Storako; her sister, Theresa King.

Funeral Services for Patricia Ann Storako will be Friday, May 17, 2013 at 9:15 a.m. from the Fred C. Dames Funeral Home, 3200 Black at Essington Rds., Joliet to Holy Family Catholic Church, 600 Brookforest Avenue, Shorewood, IL for Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00. Interment Assumption Cemetery in Glenwood, IL. Memorials in her name to Presence Saint Joseph Hospice would be appreciated. Visitation Thursday, 3-8 p.m. For Information: 815-741-5500 or