Joanna M. Falco

Joanna Maria Falco (nee Burdi), 75, of North Riverside, died March 4, 2023 in Winfield.

Ms. Falco was born Jan. 14, 1948 in Chicago and worked as the housekeeper for renowned ABC Radio broadcaster Paul Harvey and his wife, business partner and producer, Lynne “Angel” Harvey, who lived in River Forest.

She was the mother of Anna (Hans Yu) Falco, Gabriel (Jennifer Dekker) Falco and Rocco Falco; the grandmother of Alexandra, Angelia, Colin, Nicholas, Isabella, Joanna, Gabriella, Joseph, Gigi; the great grandmother of Johnny, Michael, Anthony and Gianna; the sister of Mary (late Alex) Bratuljevich and the late Anthony (Rosemary) Burdi; and the aunt of many nieces. 

Visitation is Wednesday, March 15, from 2 to 5 p.m. at Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home, 2447 Desplaines Ave., North Riverside, with a memorial service at 4 p.m. 

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