Geraldine A. Wawczak, 89, of Wood Dale, IL, formerly of Rockford, IL passed away and reunited with her husband on Tuesday April 28, 2020. She was born on August 4, 1930 the daughter of Frank and Agnes (Hinz) Veneigh. She married the love of her life, Raymond E. Wawczak shortly after graduating high school on December 29, 1951. They settled down and started a family. Raymond unfortunately passed away in 2018.
She is survived by: 4 sons; Warren (Pam) Wawczak, Thomas (Julie) Wawczak, William (Bernadette) Wawczak, and Robert (Diane) Wawczak and her daughter; Marcia (Leon) Suttles, her 10 grandchildren; Bradley (Michelle) Wawczak, Kevin (Nicole) Wawczak, Jessica (Dan) Martens, Cory Wawczak, Ashley (Kevin) Sanders, Daniel Wawczak, Ryan (Casey) Klockowski, Cameron Wawczak, Natalie Wawczak, and Benjamin Wawczak, her 8 great-grandchildren; Samantha and Aidan Martens, Talan, Garrett, Jackson, and Guiliana Wawczak, and Roman and Riley Sanders, as well as various nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
She is preceded in death by: her parents, her husband, and her brother, Lawrence Veneigh.
A memorial service and funeral mass will be arranged at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Susan G Komen Breast Cancer Charity. Arrangements made by Geils Funeral Home, 260 W Irving Park Rd, Wood Dale, IL 60191 (630) 766-3232 www.geilsfuneralhome.com