Alice M. Cecconi (nee Hedrain), 82, former longtime resident of North Riverside, died on August 7, 2014. Born on June, 13, 1932, she loved art and poetry. Alice Cecconi is survived by her children, Kathleen (Bill) Paganis, Cynthia Cecconi, Laura (Frank) DeSantis, Eugene (Maryjo) Cecconi and Michael (Alicia) Cecconi; fourteen grandchildren; sixteen great-grandchildren; and her many nieces and nephews. Services were held at the Conboy-Westchester Funeral Home on August 11, 2014 with interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association Greater Illinois Chapter 4709 at 4709 Golf Road, Suite 1015 in Skokie, IL 60076. Arrangements were entrusted to the Riverside Funeral Directors, The Original Kuratko Family Directors. Additional information is available at 708 -F-U-N-E-R-A-L.