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Irene Krstinich - 83

10/1/1934 - 12/15/2017

South Chicago Heights

Irene Krstinich nee Ruggeri age 83. Lifelong South Chicago Heights resident. Bloom High School graduate, class of 1953. After raising her own children, Irene enjoyed many years working as a nanny. Wife of the late John Krstinich. Mother of and Mike (Terry) Krstinich, Joseph Krstinch and Leanne Bruce. Grandmother of Kylie and Cole Krstinich. Sister of Vince (Phyllis) Ruggeri. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W. 14th St. (US Rt. 30, 3 blks E. of Western Ave) Chicago Heights on Monday December 18th from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Funeral service Tuesday morning 10:30 AM. Interment Calvary Cemetery, Steger. (708) 481-9230 or


  • Beth Petersen

    on 12/17/17

    Dear Mike and Terry, Deepest sympathy for you and your family. Hold your memories close to your heart and she will always be with you. Love and Hugzzzz, Beth Petersen
  • lee brown

    on 12/17/17

    So sorry Joe for your loss
  • R. Ross

    on 12/27/17

    My heartfelt condolences to the Krstinch Family for the loss of your dear love one Irene. May Jehovah, the “God of all comfort” continue to provide your family the strength to endure during this very difficult time.....Psalm 34:18 and 2 Corinthians 1:3, 4.

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