Bernadette L. Kolinski, 89

Homemaker and mother

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Bernadette Loyola Kolinski (nee Grigals), 89, of LaGrange and formerly of Brookfield, died Jan. 3, 2021 in Hinsdale.

Ms. Kolinski was born May 10, 1931 in Chicago. She was a homemaker and mother of six children.

 She was the wife of the late Peter Kolinski; the mother of Janet (George) Goeppner, David (Susan) Kolinski, Susan Kolinski, Laura (Michael) Millsaps, Jennifer (Vince Pecis) Kolinski and the late Peter Kolinski; the grandmother of Rachel, Jill, Billy, Kristin, Peter, Stephanie, Christopher, Danny, Adam, Katie, Abbey, Jacob, Hannah, Adeline, Henry; the great-grandmother of Sophie, Benjamin, Arlo, Hazel, Noah, Autumn, Genevieve, Brodin, Maxine, Damon, Andrew, Ivy and Archer; the sister of Rita, Mary and the late Lillian; and an aunt to many nieces and nephews. 

Private cremation services have been held. A celebration of life will be announced at a later date. 

Johnson-Nosek Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements. 

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