Sheila Petrarca - 60
New Lenox, Illinois
Sheila Petrarca nee Mayes. Age 60. Passed away peacefully on Friday, January 22, 2021. New Lenox resident, formerly of Olympia Fields, born in Hammond, IN. Graduate of Bloom Trail High School Class of 1979. Certified Massage Therapist, H.R. Certificate – Villanova University. Beloved wife for 31 years of John Petrarca. Mother of Anthony (Katherine) Petrarca and Samantha (Jason) Dluski. Grandmother of Emery Dluski. Daughter of Viola nee Edgerton and the late Joseph Mayes. Sister of Roger Mayes and Mark (Dawn) Mayes. Daughter in-law of Francine Petrarca nee Maurizi and the late Judge Richard J. Petrarca. Sister-in-law of Daniel (Barbara) Petrarca, Christopher (Enza) Petrarca and the late Richard G. (Susan) Petrarca. Treasured aunt, niece, cousin and dear friend of many. Sheila was the Director of Association Administration for the Chicago District Golf Association (CDGA) for 20 years, beginning in 2001 when the CDGA Midwest Golf House opened. Over the years, she performed many duties for the CDGA and the Foundation. Services and interment private. The family has requested that contributions and memorials in Sheila’s memory be made to the CDGA Foundation or the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Info Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, Chicago Heights 708-481-9230 and panozzobros.com.