Kathryn A. McElligott, née Hester, age 94, of Glenview, formerly of Skokie, died Monday, December 27, 2021, at her residence. Daughter of the late Joseph and Mary, née Kell, Hester, she was born September 21, 1927, in Oak Park.
Beloved wife of Thomas; dear mother of Terrence (Cindy), Mary Jo (Eladio Vargas) Sperling, Eileen (Benjamin) Travis, Michael (Lisa), Daniel (Kim), William (Janet), and Thomas (Kerry); loving grandmother of Bill, Kate and Joe Sperling, Patrick, Alex and Nick Travis, Michael (Stephanie), John, Ryan, Tom, Kristina, Jack, Brian, Connor, Patrick and Aidan McElligott; fond sister of Joseph, Marguerite, and the late Jack Hester.
Visitation, Wednesday, December 29, 2021, from 9 a.m. until time of Prayers, 10:45 a.m., at HABEN Funeral Home & Crematory, 8057 Niles Center Rd., Skokie.
[Please note: In compliance with CDC, State, and local COVID guidelines, face masks are mandatory indoors regardless of vaccination status.]
Mass of Christian Burial, 11 a.m., at Sts. Peter & Lambert Catholic Parish (St. Peter Church), 8100 Niles Center Rd., Skokie.
Interment, St. Peter Catholic Cemetery, Skokie.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Misericordia Heart of Mercy, 6300 N. Ridge Ave., Chicago, IL, 60660 (misericordia.com).
Funeral info: 847.673.6111.