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Eleanor M. Svetlik

 
October 30, 1931 - December 28, 2018
 

Eleanor M. Svetlik, 87, of Springfield, died at 7:15 pm, Friday, December 28, 2018, at St. John’s Hospital. She was born October 30, 1931 in Granite City, IL to Andrew and Anna (Cervanek) Kish. She married John Svetlik on June 4, 1955 and he preceded her in death on May 1, 2017.

She is survived by her daughter, Carol (husband, Greg Midden) Kulek of Springfield; son, John (Amy Jackson) Svetlik III of Torrance, CA; two grandchildren, Stephanie Kulek of St. Louis, MO and Justin (fiancé Reve Theroff) Svetlik of Jefferson City, MO; sister, Mary (Edward) Petrunich of Springfield; one brother, Edward (Kim) Kish of Yakima, WA and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Eleanor was a resident of Springfield for the last 63 years. She was employed at Routman & Lawley, Ltd., as a legal secretary for 24 years.

Eleanor dearly loved her family. She enjoyed gardening, cooking and visiting with friends and neighbors. She was kind and generous to her family and friends, and always put others before herself.

She was also preceded in death by her parents; brother, Andrew Kish and sister, Leona Riecan.

Visitation: 10:00 am – 11:30 am, Thursday, January 3, 2019 at St. Cabrini Church.

Funeral Mass: 11:30 am, Thursday, January 3, 2019 at St. Cabrini Church with Reverend Kevin Mann officiating. Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Martin de Porres Center, Masses or St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, January 3, 2019

St. Frances Cabrini Church

Address:

1020 North Milton Avenue
Springfield, IL 62702

Service Information

Date: Thursday, January 3, 2019

Time: 11:30 am

St. Frances Cabrini Church

Address:

1020 North Milton Avenue
Springfield, IL 62702

Cemetery Information

Camp Butler National Cemetery

Address:

5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL, 62707

Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Martin de Porres Center, Masses or St. Jude Children’s Hospital.


Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, January 3, 2019

St. Frances Cabrini Church

Address:

1020 North Milton Avenue
Springfield, IL 62702

Service Information

Date: Thursday, January 3, 2019

Time: 11:30 am

St. Frances Cabrini Church

Address:

1020 North Milton Avenue
Springfield, IL 62702

Cemetery Information

Camp Butler National Cemetery

Address:

5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL, 62707

Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Martin de Porres Center, Masses or St. Jude Children’s Hospital.


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