Josephine Centeno

March 19, 1924 ~ November 11, 2023 (age 99) 99 Years Old

Josephine Centeno Obituary

Josephine M. Centeno, “Josie,” Age 99, passed away peacefully at Bella Terra Schaumburg Skilled Care Nursing Home where she had become a resident just over one year ago. 

Loving Mom of Mary (Joseph J.) Kotz and the late Dominic J. Centeno. Grandmother of Joseph M. Kotz and Michael (Grace) Kotz. Great Grandmother of Leah, Joey, Emilia, and Connor. Beloved friend of many in the St. Gregory the Great Parish.

Josephine was born in Joliet, Illinois to her parents Domingo and Josephina. She had three brothers, Joseph Lopez, Leroy “Roy” Lopez, and Anthony Lopez all of whom preceded her in death. 

Before retiring at the age of 70, Josephine worked for a Candy Distributor in Downtown Chicago for many years. She was an extremely dependable and trusted employee, cherished by her employer and those she worked with.

Josephine was a devout Catholic, a strong and kindhearted woman, always willing to help or listen to those in need. She was loving and supportive of all her friends and family. She will be dearly missed but will never be forgotten.

A memorial visitation will be held Saturday December 16 10:00am- 12:00pm at Cooney Funeral Home located at 625 Busse Hwy in Park Ridge. Info 847-685-1002  

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Memorial Visitation
December 16, 2023

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Cooney Funeral Home
625 Busse Hwy
Park Ridge, IL 60068


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