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Mary Jo Kuenster

September 9, 1954 August 26, 2013
Mary Jo Kuenster
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Mary Jo Kuenster, age 58 of Oak Park; beloved wife of Charles Anthony (Chuck) Bassett; dedicated and loving mother of Elliot, Thomas and Steven Bassett; devoted daughter of Helen McManmon Kuenster and the late Sylvester (Steve) Kuenster; dear and precious sister of Ginny (Charles) Yarbrough, Lenore (Jerry) Siemer, Gregg (Songliu Rao), Maureen (Jean-Pierre Charmant), Mark, Margory (Skip Hobbs), Angele (Don Gardner), and the late John Joseph (Mary Fran) Kuenster: kind and loving daughter-in-law of Dolores Barbara Bassett, father-in-law Lyman Wesley Bassett (Frances); fond aunt and dear friend of many. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial visitation from 3:00 to 8:00 pm on Thursday, August 29 at Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home, 203 S. Marion Street, Oak Park. A Funeral Mass will be held Friday, August 30, at 11 St. Edmund Church 188 S. Oak Park Avenue, Oak Park. Private interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Mary Jo's family wishes to thank all of those who cared for her during her last few months. Mary Jo asked not to receive flowers, but that friends remember her by dressing cheerfully and wearing a smile. In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to Gilda's Club Chicago, 537 North Wells St., Chicago, IL 60654 in Mary Jo Kuenster's name.


11 a.m.

Friday, August 30 St. Edmund Church 188 S. Oak Park Ave. Oak Park


Thursday, August 29 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home

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