Obituary Listings

Dominic Sanfilippo

August 17, 1947 December 29, 2017
Dominic Sanfilippo
There are condolences waiting approval on Dominic's Tribute wall
Obituary for Dominic Sanfilippo

Dominic Sanfilippo, age 70, a resident of Plainfield, IL since 1995 and formerly of Berwyn & Chicago, IL, passed away on Friday, December 29th, 2017, at his home. He was born August 17, 1947, in Altavilla Milicia, Palermo, Sicily, the son of Santo and Giuseppina (Vicari) Sanfilippo.

Beloved husband of Connie Sanfilippo (nee Hari), whom he married on November 21, 1992, loving father of Josephine Sanfilippo, Sandy (John) Waters, and Gina Sanfilippo, all of Plainfield, and Dominic Sanfilippo, Jr. of Coal City, and loving Nonno of six grandchildren: Madeline, Megan, Alissa & Ella Waters, Vincenzo Mazur, and Lena Sanfilippo. He is also survived by dear brothers John (Jackie) and Salvatore (Lisa) Sanfilippo, and sisters Frances (John) Gambino, Maria (Salvatore) Mancuso, and Rose (Gino) Gambino, as well as many cherished brothers- & sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Madeline (Patz) Sanfilippo, sisters Salvatrice (Michele) Bondi and Appolonia Gariti, several brothers- & sisters-in-law, cousins, nephews and a niece.

Dominic grew up in Sicily and came to the United States with his family at the age of ten, settling in Chicago. A carpenter contractor by trade, he spent many years working in construction and real estate investing. Dominic had an entrepreneurial spirit and also had ownership in several other businesses, including a restaurant, a liquor store and commercial properties. He enjoyed fishing, cooking, spending time with his family, and lending a helping hand to others whenever he could.

Visitation Wednesday, January 3, 2018, 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Overman-Jones Funeral Home, 15219 S. Joliet Rd., Plainfield, IL.

Services will begin Thursday, January 4, 10:00 a.m. from the funeral home and will proceed to a 10:30 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary Immaculate Church, 15629 S. Route 59, Plainfield.

Entombment: Resurrection Cemetery, Romeoville, IL.

For more information, please or call (815) 436-9221.

To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Dominic Sanfilippo, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events





4:00 AM 1/3/2018 4:00:00 AM - 8:00 PM 1/3/2018 8:00:00 PM
Overman-Jones Funeral Home

15219 Joliet Rd.
Plainfield, IL 60544

Overman-Jones Funeral Home
15219 Joliet Rd. Plainfield 60544 IL
United States





10:30 AM 1/4/2018 10:30:00 AM
St. Mary Immaculate Parish

15629 S. Route 59
Plainfield, Illinois 60544

St. Mary Immaculate Parish
15629 S. Route 59 Plainfield 60544 Illinois
United States

Cemetery Details


Resurrection Cemetery Final Resting Place

200 W Romeo Rd.
Romeoville, IL 60446

200 W Romeo Rd. Romeoville 60446 IL
United States

Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Dominic Sanfilippo

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Dominic

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.