SYCAMORE-Patricia "Patti" Gross Mutehart, 52, of Sycamore died Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at Kishwaukee Hospital.|
She was born Aug. 21, 1960, in Mt. Prospect, Ill., cherished daughter of Virginia Gross Cavanagh and the late John Gross.
Survivors include her husband of 25 years, Duane Mutehart of Sycamore; children, Eric (Sarah) Mutehart of Savannah, Ga. and Nicole (Jesse) Flanders of Elburn; four grandchildren, Jonah, Daniel, Ethan, Kaydence; siblings, John (Kathy) Gross, Nancy (Bruce) Jones, Kathleen (Scott) Bosley, Ann Marie (Kevin) Barry, Mary Pat (Jay) Bugos and Joseph (Janie) Cavanagh; and 17 nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father, John Gross, and stepfather, William Cavanagh.
Patti was a realtor for many years in various cities. Patti loved making things with her father-in-law, "Fonzie," working in the garden, making her jewelry, traveling, organizing family get-togethers and watching her children, nieces, nephews and grandchildren grow up.
Memorial mass will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 14 at St. Francis Xavier Church, 124 N. Spring Ave. in La Grange, Ill. Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m. at the church. Burial will be private.
Memorials can be made to St. Francis Xavier School Fund in La Grange in care of the Butala Funeral Home and Crematory, 1405 DeKalb Ave., Sycamore, IL 60178. For information, or to sign the online guest book, go to www.ButalaFuneralHomes.com or call 815-895-2833.
Published in Daily Chronicle on Feb. 11, 2013