Friedrichs Funeral Home Inc
320 W Central Rd
Mount Prospect, IL 60056
(847) 255-7800
O'DONNELL Pages (100+)
See More >
O'DONNELL Mentions
See More >


Obituary Condolences Gallery

Nancy S. O'Donnell MOUNT PROSPECT - Nancy S. O'Donnell nee Palac, age 67, a long time resident of Mount Prospect, IL, died on January 20, 2014. Nancy was born in Chicago, IL, and attended Loyola University where she earned a bachelor degree in nursing. She subsequently attended graduate school in nursing at the University of Illinois, Chicago and worked as an instructor at North Park College but devoted most of her life to her family. She married Joseph N. O'Donnell in 1974 and moved to Mount Prospect in 1976 where her family still lives. Nancy is the proud mother of John D. Govreau of St. Charles, IL, and Michael J. O'Donnell of Las Vegas, Nevada. Nancy had a profound love of her children to whom she devoted her life and for what she would most like to be remembered. Nancy was preceded in death by her father, Florian Palac. She is survived by her husband, Joe, sons John and Mike, and her mother Arlene Palac. Brothers Florian and Ron Palac, and sister Lisa Rice. Daughter-in-law, Julie Govreau. Sister-in-law, Gale Palac. Nephews Joe and Jim Palac, Marson Rice, and niece Arabella Rice. And her grandchildren, Lexie, Abby, and Emmy Govreau whom she loved dearly. She deeply loved her family. Visitation will be held on Friday, January 24, 2014, 3:00 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Friedrichs Funeral Home, 320 W. Central Road (at Northwest Highway), Mount Prospect. Lying in State Saturday, 10:00 AM until Mass 11:00 AM at St. Raymond de Penafort Church, Elmhurst Rd. (Route 83) at Lincoln St., Mount Prospect. Entombment All Saints. Funeral information, 847-255-7800 or www.friedrichsfh.com.
Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on Jan. 22, 2014
Read More