Jennie Herrig (nee Lucarelli), 80, of Riverside, died peacefully on Jan. 19, 2018. 

Born on June 21, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Stanley and late Gilda (nee Cimaglia) Lucarelli; the wife of Charles Herrig Sr. for 58 years; the mother of Charles and Elizabeth Herrig; the grandmother of Charles R. Herrig; the sister of Jack (Rose Marie) Lucarelli and the late Joseph Lucarelli; the aunt and friend of many; and pet-mother of Molly Herrig and many, many others. In lieu of flowers, please donate to Guiding Eyes for the Blind in her memory. 

Visitation is on Wednesday, Jan. 24 from 3 to 8 p.m. at Kopicki’s Tower Home for Funerals, 4007 Joliet Ave. in Lyons. A funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday, Jan. 25 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Hugh Church, 7939 43rd St. in Lyons, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to Guiding Eyes for the Blind in her memory.