Michaels Funeral Home & Cremation Services
800 S. Roselle Road
Schaumburg, IL 60193
(847) 891-2900
Friday, Dec. 7, 2018
1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Michaels Funeral Home & Cremation Services
800 S. Roselle Road
Schaumburg, IL 60193
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Funeral Mass
Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
11:00 AM
St. John Cantius Church
825 N. Carpenter Street
Chicago, IL
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1925 - 2018 Obituary Condolences
SCHAUMBURG - Visitation for Dolores M. Dooley (nee Jayko), 92, a resident of Schaumburg for 19 years, formerly of Hoffman Estates since 1967, will be held Friday, Dec. 7 from 1:00-8:00pm at Michaels Funeral Home & Cremation Care, 800 S. Roselle Rd., Schaumburg. Family and friends will gather Saturday, Dec. 8 for 11:00am funeral mass at St. John Cantius Church, 825 N. Carpenter St., Chicago, proceeding to interment at St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine. Born Dec. 21, 1925 in Chicago to the late Anthony and the late Clara (nee Milkowski), she passed away peacefully Nov. 17, 2018 in Arlington Heights. She achieved a Registered Nurse's degree, was a licensed nurse for 45 years and Head Nurse for 17 years. She created the Day Surgery Program for Alexian Brothers Hospital and assisted 3 other Chicago area hospitals in creating their programs, considered the most successful hospital programs of the modern era. The protocols she wrote are still used by the hospitals today. She wrote, staged, directed and made all the costumes for her Church's Christmas pageant for 25 years. Dolores was all about family, loved celebrations, and staged many a party or get together, organizing the Family's Picnic's and Cousin's Caroling Party every year for 25 years for an extended family of 150. She was always available to help the neighbors, the neighborhood's kids, and the entire extended family. Dolores was the adoring wife of 50 years to the late Harry; loving mother of Patrick, Michael, Miriam (Courtney) Ladd, Colette (Dennis) Robertson, John (Julie), Harry (Katherine) and the late Joan Mary (Paul) Carter; fond grandmother of 13; proud great-grandmother of soon to be 15; loving sister of Marie (Norb) Kwiatek and Connie (Ralph) Bostler; beloved aunt, cousin, and dear friend to many. She will be missed by all those whose lives she touched. For info, please call 847-891-2900 or for guestbook visit http://www.michaelsfh.com.
Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on Dec. 6, 2018
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