Imelda V. Maradei (nee Ross), 93, of Willowbrook and formerly of Riverside, died Sept. 3, 2012.

Born in Geneva, N.Y., on Jan. 29, 1919, she later married Lou Maradei and was a homemaker, raising three children.

She was the wife of Lou Maradei; the mother of David Maradei, Alyce (Patrick) Whalen and James (Theresa) Maradei; the grandmother of Michael, Phillip, Catherine, Tracey and James; the great-grandmother of Faolan, Kiera, Luca and Nico; and the sister of Rita (the late Philip) Werner.

A funeral Mass was celebrated Sept. 6 at Notre Dame Church in Clarendon Hills, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside.

Memorial donations are appreciated to a charity of choice.

Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home, North Riverside, handled arrangements.