Barbara R. Klekowski (nee Yacono) age 74 formerly of Crete, Illinois passed away on October 15, 2021 in Waynesville, MO. Beloved wife of the late Robert (2016); loving mother to Tiffany (James) Timmerman and Joseph McMullins. Beautiful grandmother to James, Joseph, Dominic and Antonia. Dear sister to Paul (Marlene) and Patty (Chris). Aunt to Carrie (Russell) Strange, Christy (Chad) Evans, Craig Garibay and Christy Garibay; great aunt to Caden and Gianna. Preceded in death by her parents Joseph and Pauline (nee Howard) Yacono.
Memorial gathering will be Thursday, November 11, 2021 from 3pm until the time of mass at 6pm at Crete Funeral Home, 1182 Main Street, Crete, Illinois. Info: 708-672-7600. Cretefuneralhome.com
Published by SouthtownStar on Nov. 10, 2021.