Josephine Rysz (nee Kobylarczyk), 103, of North Riverside, died Nov. 22, 2020. 

Ms. Rysz was the wife of the late John; the mother of Charles (Mary), Thomas (Susan) and Patricia (Richard) Kengott; the grandmother of Julianna (Andy) Parker, Daniel (Amy), Margaret (Jonathan) Dickman, Bradley (Molly), Paul, Adam (Anne), Theresa (Kevin) Phillips, Mark (Megan) and Scott; great-grandmother of Payton, Joseph, Rachel, Connor, Lucille, Rosie, Paige, Charlotte, Adeline, Betty, Penelope and Dylan; and the sister of Margaret (Donald) Hoffman.

She was preceded in death by her siblings and their spouses, Thomas (Helen), Marie (Marlin) Chaplinski, Louis (Antoinette), Pauline, Martha (Cyril) Alger, Leon (Elaine), Elizabeth, Raymond (Gladys) and Louise (Harold) Sorenson. 

Visitation and services were held privately. Interment was at Queen of Heaven Cemetery. 

You may pay your respects or share a fond memory through the online guestbook at In lieu of flowers, donations to Catholic Charities are appreciated. 

Conboy-Westchester Funeral Home, Westchester, handled arrangements.