Mary Elda (Devea) BertagnoliMay 18, 1922 ~ August 26, 2017 (age 95)
Mary (Devea) Bertagnoli
May 18th 1922 – August 26th 2017
Mary was born the daughter of Angelo and Anna Devea of Joliet. She was a lifelong resident of Joliet graduating in 1940 from Joliet Township High School.
She worked as secretary at St. Anthony’s church in Joliet and retired after 50 years of service. She attended St. Paul the Apostle Church in Joliet. She lived her final 12 years with her daughter’s family in Fort Bragg, California. She died with her family on Saturday August 26th at 1:00 pm from natural causes.
Mary was preceded in death by her mother Anna Devea and father Angelo Devea, husband Gordon Bertagnoli, brother George Devea, sister Clara (Devea) D’Amico, and nephews Earl D’Amico and Tony D’Amico Jr. Mary is survived by her daughter Rita (Bertagnoli) Ceci and husband Peter Ceci, granddaughter Christian Ceci-MacGillis, great granddaughter Chloe MacGillis, sister-in-law Gloria Devea, nephews Dennis Devea and Dan Devea, niece
Diane (Devea) Morgan, grandnieces Lora Morgan, Claire D’Amico, Gianna (D’Amico) Barrone and her children Dan Barrone and Alexandra Barrone. She will be missed.
Funeral Services will be held at the Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home on Friday, September 8, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until the time of service.