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Jacqueline Bejna

1961 - 2019 Obituary Condolences
Jacqueline Bejna Obituary
Jacqueline Bejna nee Grimaldi, age 57, of Darien, Illinois, passed away on January 10, 2019 at her home after a courageous battle with lung disease. She was the beloved wife of Jim Bejna and mother of Jimmy and Jessie Bejna. Jackie was born in Cicero, IL May 15, 1961 and grew up in Elmhurst, IL. She was the daughter of Anthony Grimaldi and the late Carole Grimaldi. Jackie was a dedicated wife and mother who worked tirelessly to provide a beautiful home and life for her whole family. Besides her husband, Jim, Jackie leaves her son, Jimmy Bejna, daughter Jessie Bejna and grandson James Bryant. Jackie also leaves behind her beloved father Anthony Grimaldi, sister Sandy Acanfora, nieces, Nichole Gehman and Michelle Darrah-Pace, as well as numerous close friends and family members. Jackie was an incredible person who was dedicated to her family and friends and loved spending time with them. She also enjoyed gardening, decorating and creating a loving safe haven for her family. She was extremely generous and did all she could to help those around her. Visitation Monday 9:00 AM until prayers at 10:45AM at Modell Funeral Home 7710 S. Cass Avenue, Darien, to Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church Mass 11:30 AM. Interment private. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the COPD Foundation @ www.copdfoundation.org. For funeral info: 630-852-3595 or www.modelldarien.com
Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on Jan. 13, 2019
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