Ellen Rose (MacKenzie) Downes

October 13, 2020


Ellen Rose Downes (nee MacKenzie)--Beloved wife of Daniel; loving mother of Meghanne (Edward Sylvester); proud and cherished grandmother of Brennan and Rory. Visitation will be held on Saturday at Cooney Funeral Home located at 625 Busse Hwy in Park Ridge from 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. going to St. Mary of the Woods Church for Mass at 11:30 a.m. Interment Maryhill Cemetery. Social distancing will be observed.  Please sign up for attending the Funeral Mass either at the funeral home or with the family.  In lieu of flowers, donations to the Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent DePaul, Province of St. Louise in Ellen's name, or Misericorida in the name of Frank Chambers would be appreciated. For information please call 847-685-1002 or visit

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October 17, 2020

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Cooney Funeral Home
625 Busse Highway
Park Ridge, IL 60068

Funeral Mass
October 17, 2020

11:30 AM
St. Mary of the Woods Church
7033 N. Moselle
Chicago, Illinois 60646


Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent De Paul
4330 Olive St., St. Louis MO 63108-2622
Tel: 1-314-533-4770

6300 N. Ridge Ave.,, Chicago IL 60660
Tel: 1-773-273-2038

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