|Dorothy Vazzano, 83, of Galesburg, Ill., formerly of Skokie, Ill., passed away at 2:15 a.m. Wednesday, April 14, 2010 in Galesburg Terrace.
She was born December 8, 1926 in Chicago, Ill., the daughter of Peter and Agnes Panos. She married Leonard Vazzano in 1946. He preceded her in death in 1990.
Surviving is her son, Frank (and Kelly) Vazzano of Galesburg, two sisters, Cookie (and Walt) Lucas of Wisconsin and Helen Panos of Skokie, six grandchildren, John (and Kim) of Kentucky, Tony of Oswego, Ill., Amanda Sutherland of Springfield, Ill., Adam (and Jill) Sutherland of Iowa City, Iowa, Angela (and Mike) Agan of Peoria, Ill., and Austin Sutherland of Texas, eight great grandchildren, Lindsey, Bryan, Dillion, Destiny, Sydney, Alexis, Parker, and Gwendolyn, and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, a brother, James Panos, and her great grandson, Justin.
She was a homemaker and cherished her time with her grandchildren and was blessed to be a great grandmother.
Cremation will be accorded. A memorial service will be held at St. Joseph Cemetery in Chicago at a later date. Memorials may be made to the family. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.