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Carol J. Chearo

March 5, 1943 November 18, 2018
Carol J. Chearo
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Carol J. Chearo (nee Smith), 75, a resident of Anthem, AZ, and a former 35 year resident of Naperville, IL, passed away peacefully on November 18, 2018 in Anthem, AZ. She was born March 5, 1943 in Chicago, IL.

Beloved wife of 47 years of the late Robert C. Chearo, who preceded her in death on April 26, 2009; Also preceded in death by her brother Ron (Judy) Smith, and sister Lucille (Arturo) Marta; loving mother of Bob (Karen) Chearo of Anthem, AZ and Laurie (Dan) Landgraf of Riverview FL; dear grandma of Andy and Robyn Chearo, Jill (Nick) Johnson, Emily and Noah Landgraf; Dear sister of Chris (Roberto) Salazar and proud aunt of many.

Carol was a devoted daughter, Navy wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt; she loved well and was well loved. She was a member the Daughters of the American Revolution, Rebecca J. Wells Chapter (1990). She enjoyed her grandchildren, playing bingo, traveling and visiting with her friends. She graduated from Chicago Vocational High School in 1961. Carol was an avid Cubs fan and loved the Bears. College football was her favorite, especially Northwestern.

For those who prefer, memorials to Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research would be greatly appreciated.

Visitation will be Tuesday, November 27, 4:00 – 8:00 PM at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville, IL. Funeral Services will be private. Interment will be at the Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL.

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4:00 PM 11/27/2018 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 11/27/2018 8:00:00 PM
Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home

44 S. Mill St.
Naperville, IL 60540

Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home
44 S. Mill St. Naperville 60540 IL
United States

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Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery Final Resting Place

20953 W Hoff Rd
Elwood, IL 60421

20953 W Hoff Rd Elwood 60421 IL
United States

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