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LaVerne T. Martinkus

November 7th, 2019

LaVerne T. Martinkus, nee Kalina, Age 92, passed away on November 7, 2019.

Beloved wife of the late Edmund "Marty" Martinkus. Loving mother of Michael (Terry) Martinkus and Michelle (Nick) Guzzi. Dear grandmother of Christopher (Maya) Martinkus, Hillary (Andy) Russell, Brandon Martinkus, Jeffrey Guzzi, Jillian Guzzi and Jared Guzzi. Dearest  great-grandmother of Olive and Fox. Cherished daughter of the late Elsie (nee Karvasek) and the late Frank Kalina. Dear sister of Arlene Jeno, Carole Fischer, Michael Cagala and Daniel (Bernadine) Cagala. Also survived by nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Life-long resident of Justice, Illinois and Member of the Justice Senior Citizens Club.

Visitation, Sunday, November 10, 2019, 3:00PM to 9:00PM at Damar-Kaminski Funeral Home & Crematorium, 7861 S. 88th Avenue, Justice, Illinois.

Funeral, Monday, November 11, 2019, 10:45AM Prayers and procession to begin from the funeral home to Saint Fabian Church, 7450 W. 83rd Street, Bridgeview, Illinois for 11:30AM Mass. Interment Resurrection Cemetery, Justice, Illinois.

Date of Services: November 11th, 2019


Our thoughts and prayers for the Martinkus family La Verne was a wonderful person And very caring God Bless her and her wonderful family

Submitted by Mr Mark Giebudowski on November 8th, 2019

Dear Guzzi Family, my condolences on your loss. While I know she was unwell at the end, 92 years is an amazing feat--something she accomplished with your loving care. God bless you during this time.

Submitted by Belinda Hrastinski on November 8th, 2019

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