Nancy Boarini, 91 years old of Lake Villa, IL passed away Thursday, September 29, 2021 at her home. She was born August 19, 1930 in Chicago, IL, the daughter of Henry and Elizabeth (Rokul) Grant. She married Dr. John (Jack) Boarini on August 26, 1950. Nancy and Jack have eight children, Dr. David (Michelle), Dr. Mark (Kathy), Kathleen (the late Ernie) Boggs, Chris, Paul (Mila), Karen Staten, Dr. Daniel J. (Kathryn), and Matthew (Barbara); 36 grandchildren; 28 and counting great-grandchildren. Nancy and Jack moved to Antioch in 1968 and built the Heritage Building in Antioch in 1975 where the family dental practice is still serving the community today. Nancy was a past member of the Antioch Women's Club. She loved to draw and was a wonderful artist and seamstress. Most of all, she was an amazing wife, mother, and grandmother. Nancy loved teaching her grandchildren to swim and had a love for the Chicago Bears. Nancy was a devoted Catholic. She was best known for being a loving wife, mother, and grandmother, which is her greatest legacy. Nancy will live on in the hearts of her family and community forever.
Rest in peace with Jack and the Grace of God. We all love you, Mom!
Funeral Services for Nancy will be private. A Celebration of Life will be open to the public and announced at a later date. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to STRANG FUNERAL HOME OF ANTIOCH, 1055 Main St. Antioch, IL 60002. For additional information, please call (847)-395-4000. Please sign the online guestbook for Nancy at www.strangfh.com
Published by Chicago Tribune on Oct. 10, 2021.