Angelina M. Wilkins
January 14, 1930 - September 01, 2017
Angelina Wilkins, nee Cusumano, age 87, a resident of Ottawa, IL, formerly of Chicago, IL, passed away peacefully on Friday, September 1, 2017 at Lakewood Nursing Home, Plainfield, IL, with her family by her side. Beloved wife of the late George August Wilkins, whom she married April 23, 1949, loving mother of George W. Wilkins of Monument, CO, Sharon (Ralph) Heppner of Naperville, IL and Cindy Wilkins of Wilmington, IL; adored grandmother of John Magnusson, Gina (John) Burrows, Tammy Cuiriz, and the late George L. Wilkins; Donielle (Adam) Boukram, Christopher (Amanda) Heppner and Nicholas Heppner; Amber Wilkins, Nathan Wilkins and Deanna Radtke; cherished great-grandmother of eleven, devoted daughter of the late Antonio and Carmella Cusumano. Fond sister of Carmella Mace, the late James Cusumano, Jeanette Collura, and Estelle Messina. Angel’s family migrated from Sicily, Italy and settled in the Chicago area. After her marriage to George, the family settled in Bridgeport area of Chicago. She loved gardening, playing cards, needle point, and was an amazing cook. Her family was her Life! She was a sweet and kind person and will forever be remembered as an amazing, wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
Visitation: Wednesday, September 6th 2017, 2:00-8:00 PM at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville.
Services will begin Thursday, September 7th 10:30 AM from the funeral home and will proceed to an 11:00 AM Mass of Christian Burial at SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, 36 N. Ellsworth St., Naperville.
Entombment: SS. Peter & Paul Cemetery, Naperville, IL. For more information, please visit www.friedrich-jones.com or call (630) 355-0213