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Calogera "Lilla" Baratta - 86

8/6/1931 - 8/19/2017

Longtime Chicago Heights

Calogera “Lilla” Baratta nee Bova, age 86, Longtime Chicago Heights resident. Imigrated from Italy in 1968. Wife for 66 years to Filippo Baratta. Mother of Enzo (Ana Lizette) Baratta, Maria Teresa (Mimmo) Baratta-Baldanza, Diana (Salvatore) Giovane, Roberto (Megan) Baratta, Rosaria (Michael) Gust and George (Daniela) Baratta. Nonna of 18. Sister of Vincenzo (Consiglia) Bova, Giuseppe (Caterina) Bova, Marina (Vincenzo) Siragusa, Margherita (late Salvatore) Medica and the late Giuseppina (late Salvatore) Gianfilippo. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W 14th St (US Rt 30, 3 blks E of Western Ave), Chicago Heights on Tuesday August 22nd from 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Funeral Wednesday 9:15 am to St Agnes Church, 1501 Chicago Road, Chicago Heights. Mass 10:00 AM. Entombment Assumption Cemetery. For further service information 708-481-9320 and


Tuesday August 22, 2017 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM


Wednesday August 23, 2017 Mass 10:00 AM St Agnes Church, 1501 Chicago Rd, Chicago Heights


  • Jeff Fair

    on 08/21/17

    I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. I have many fond memories of "Mama Mia" and your family. God Bless.
  • Kathleen Spiek

    on 08/22/17

    Your hearts have been broken in the most painful way-I'm so sad for your loss. A tearful goodbye to a very special woman. Holding your family close in my prayers during your time of sorrow. Many caring thoughts are with you. All my love, Kathy
  • R. Ross

    on 08/28/17

    My sincere condolences to the Baratta Family for the loss of you dear love on Calogera. May your family find the strength to endure and comfort from the wonderful Hope our loving Father, Jehovah has provided for us in his Word, the Bible at John 5:25, 28, 29.

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