Mary Ellen Candlish

Mary Ellen Candlish (nee Bonis), 67, of LaGrange Park, died Dec. 31, 2018. Born March 27, 1951, Ms. Candlish was a teacher.

 She was the wife of Dennis Candlish; the mother of Jonathan Candlish; the sister of Jackie (Jerry) Posluzny, Valerie Bonis and Daniel Bonis; the sister in-law of Frank (Louise) Candlish; and the aunt of many nieces and nephews.

A funeral Mass was celebrated Jan. 5 at St. Louise de Marillac Church in La Grange Park, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside. 

Memorials are appreciated to the American Cancer Society, 225 Michigan Ave., Suite 1200, Chicago, 60601.

Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.