Places

  • Joliet is also known as: Will County / Joliet city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Janina Gavankar (actor and musician), Mike Alstott (american football player), Arthur Wilhelmi (attorneys in the united states), Jimmy Chamberlin (drummer and record producer), Steve Rodby (musician and record producer), Adrianne Curry (model and television producer), and Scott Spiezio (baseball player).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Chicago Tribune and Chicago Sun-Times.

History

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Joliet was founded in 1834, but at the time it was called Juliet. James B. Campbell who was the canal commissioner's treasurer chose the name in honor of his daughter. In 1845 the name was changed to Joliet. The theory is that the new name paid homage to the explorer Louis Jolliet.

The official website for the city of Joliet is http://www.cityofjoliet.info/.

There are currently 17 funeral home listings for the city of Joliet, Illinois. Looking for Joliet cemeteries?

Joliet Obituaries

It was written by Kane County Chronicle on June 16th, 2016 that Edna L Chidester (Vaagen) passed away in Joliet, Illinois.  Ms. Chidester was 91 years old and was born in Lincoln Twp, IA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Edna L's life.

It was noted by The Daily Herald on June 5th, 2016 that Patricia Ann Neill (Reik) perished in Joliet, Illinois.  Ms. Neill was 74 years old and was born in Rhinelander, WI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Patricia Ann's life.

It was revealed by The Daily Herald on May 29th, 2016 that Lois E Berlin passed away in Joliet, Illinois.  Berlin was 83 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Lois E's life.

It was disclosed by Chicago Tribune on May 15th, 2016 that Michael Joseph Jaksha passed away in Joliet, Illinois.  Jaksha was 69 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Michael Joseph's life.

It was disclosed by The Beacon News on May 15th, 2016 that Ann Margaret miss Tornabene died in Joliet, Illinois.  Tornabene was 69 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Ann Margaret miss's life.

It was reported by Chicago Tribune on May 4th, 2016 that Elsie miss "Enid" Scholefield passed away in Joliet, Illinois.  Scholefield was 96 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Elsie miss "Enid"'s life.

It was noted by Chicago Tribune on April 28th, 2016 that Dean B Smith died in Joliet, Illinois.  Smith was 60 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Dean B's life.

It was disclosed by Chicago Tribune on April 27th, 2016 that Nancy E Ziemba (Mensching) died in Joliet, Illinois.  Ms. Ziemba was 68 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Nancy E's life.

It was reported by The Beacon News on April 26th, 2016 that William J III Hogan perished in Joliet, Illinois.  Hogan was 57 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor William J III's life.

It was written on April 26th, 2016 that Stanley G Lane passed on in Joliet, Illinois.  Lane was 89 years old and was born in Yuma, CO.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Stanley G's life.

Funeral Homes in Joliet

Carlson -Holmquist-Sayles Funeral Home

Family and tradition go hand in hand at our home. We have been family owned and operated since 1926. Our low-key professional yet, compassionate approach to the families that need our services are what you will find when you enter the doors at...

Adams Winterfield & Sullivan Funeral Home

For over 75 years, we have served the families of Downers Grove and the surrounding community with truly special care. We take great pride in our commitment to the families we serve - and we are confident that at Adams-Winterfield & Sullivan, you...

Adolf Funeral Home & Cremation

The Adolf family has been handling funeral arrangements in the Chicago area since 1882. Our business was founded by the Havlice and Kral families at 19th Street and Racine Avenue. In 1930 the Kral and Adolf Funeral Home opened at the corner of...

Beidelman Kunsch Funeral Home

In 1861 Frederick Long, a local cabinetmaker, established a furniture business at the corner of Washington Street and Jackson Avenue. As a cabinetmaker, he received requests for the construction of coffins and then discovered that there was a...

Beverly Cemetery

Beverly Cemetery has provided cemetery services to the Chicagoland area since the early 1920s. For almost a century, our commitment has remained unchanged, while our cemetery services have always responded to the changing needs of the community.

Brown Funeral Home

Brown Funeral Home is locally owned and operated and has proudly served the Manteno area since 1904.We offer traditional and alternative services for burial and cremation. Every funeral we provide is personalized to meet your individual needs.

Brust Funeral Home

Trusted Professionals Dedicated To Family Service. A Family-Owned & Operated Business Since 1952. Highly recommended from families served. A nice, friendly community and a good place to bring up your children” is what Joe says about Lombard...

Catholic Cemeteries

The Vigil for the Deceased is the first way that the Church captures the sentiments of those who are grieving and sets them in the context of our faith. A prayer service with readings selected from Scripture to fit the circumstances of the...

Conboy Funeral Home Incorporated

Since the Conboy Funeral Home, Inc was founded in 1885 there has been one thought and one direction; to serve the needs of the chicagoland area in an honest and dignified manner. In 1974, the Westchester Funeral Home was purchased to meet the...

Cremation Society of Illinois

Cremation Society of Illinois has had a presence in the Romeoville area since 1992. This facility has one arrangement room where families can make pre-need or at-need arrangements. This facility also has three crematories on site where families...

Damar-Kaminski Funeral Home & Crematorium

Mark A. Kaminski, Sr. founded Damar-Kaminski Funeral Home in 1997, in Justice, IL, with the desire to see that area families were served with dignity, respect, and uncompromising personal service. The Kaminski family's reputation was built on...

Dupage Cremations Limited

DuPage Cremations, Ltd. & Memorial Chapel is dedicated to helping families reduce the stress of making arrangements after a loved one's death by offering affordable, simple and appropriate services. Our personalized service means we take care of...

Evergreen Cemetery

Evergreen Cemetery has been providing cemetery and cremation services to the community since 1910. For almost a century, our commitment has remained unchanged and yet, our cemeteries and cremation services have always responded to the changing...

Freitag Funeral Home

Baskerville Funeral Home in Wilmington, formerly Freitag-Reeves & Baskerville, Freitag Funeral Home, DesRocher Funeral Home and Addelman Funeral Home - continues to maintain the longest established history in funeral service throughout...

Hallowell & James Funeral Home

Founded in 1923, our funeral home has been in business for over 90 years. The current generation of the James family represents the third generation to own and operate Hallowell & James as a family operated funeral home. Family owned and operated...

Hallowell & James Funeral Home

Founded in 1923, our funeral home has been in business for over 90 years. The current generation of the James family represents the third generation to own and operate Hallowell & James as a family operated funeral home. Family owned and operated...

Hann Funeral Home

Hann Funeral Home offers many different options for those choosing traditional burial. We would also like to introduce you to Care Memorial Cremation, a new division of Hann Funeral Home that specializes in complete cremation solutions.

Hitzeman Funeral Home

The Hitzeman family is very proud of our history serving the community for over one hundred years. We invite you to read about our business and family history as written by Laura (Hitzeman) Tomecko when she was in eighth grade, in February 1997....

Kuratko Funeral Home

Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home is a family-owned and operated North Riverside funeral home, serving the community for over 100 years. We have earned our trusted reputation and distinction for service by treating each family with care and compassion...

Markiewicz Funeral Home

We are proud of our family's long tradition of funeral service, beginning with our founder, Sam Markiewicz, who in 1890, opened his funeral home and furniture store on Main Street. His son, Vic Sr. moved the firm to our present location in 1948,...

Moss Family Funeral Home

The building now known as Moss Family Funeral Home was constructed originally as a residence in the 1850's. It remained solely a residence until 1965 when it was purchased by Donald Yurs and converted into a funeral home. Founded in the...

Overman-Jones Funeral Home

Overman-Jones Funeral Home is located in quaint downtown Plainfield. Our stately new building is fashioned in a warm French country style, a design that is bright, warm, and beautiful. This spacious facility offers two large chapels, two...

Pedersen-Ryberg Mortuary

Established in 1958, Pedersen Ryberg Funeral Service is truly dedicated in providing a full range of services by our seasoned staff of dedicated professionals, from pre-planning to unexpected death. We provide services to families in the western...

Powell Funeral Directors

Brian Powell has been caring for the families of Hinsdale and surrounding communities for over 35 years. Brian and his family live, work and are involved many community activities in the communities they serve. We offer are services to all...

Reeves Funeral Homes, Limited

This victorian home, established as a funeral home in 1957, was renovated and remodeled in 2000, providing a warm and comfortable home-like atmosphere. The facility offers ample off street parking and is Handicap Accessible. A family lounge area...

Ryan Funeral Home

The Cordt, Ryan and Tews family owned and operated funeral homes have proudly served the southern Chicago Neighborhoods, Homewood-Flossmoor and surrounding communities with professional, caring and compassionate service since the early 1900's....

Sheehy Robert J & Sons Funeral Home

The Robert J. Sheehy & Sons Funeral Home was incorporated in 1913 as a strorefront at 76th & Halsted Street in Chicago, Illinois. At the time, this was one of the few stand alone funeral homes of its kind, and was to be the first of many to come...

Steger Memorial Chapel

We are a family owned business that is committed to providing compassionate professional service. We take a personal interest in handling the needs of the families and communities we serve with integrity, trust and compassion.

The Daleiden Mortuary

In 1902, Peter M. Daleiden founded and established The Daleiden Mortuary. His sons, George and Theodore, joined him in partnership and after their father's death in 1940, they continued to operate the mortuary until Ted passed away in...

Williams-Kampp Funeral Home

At Williams-Kampp/Woodward Funeral Home, we take great pride in what we do. Our purpose is to:
Help families make well-planned preparations in their time of need
Provide a peaceful and soothing environment where people can gather to honor the...

Zarzycki Manor Chapels, Ltd.

Zarzycki Manor Chapels, Ltd., located in Chicago and Willow Springs, is proud to be a family owned and operated funeral home offering and specializing in individual, distinctive and affordable services to families. Our Willow Springs is our...

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Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home Limited
1500 Black Rd
Joliet, IL 60435
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Carlson -Holmquist-Sayles Funeral Home
2320 Black Rd
Joliet, IL 60431
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Dames Fred J
251 N Center St
Joliet, IL 60435
Dames Mark L Funeral Dir
3603 Bankview Dr
Joliet, IL 60431
Delgado Funeral Chapel
400 Landau Ave
Joliet, IL 60432
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Elmhurst Cemetery Company
1212 E Washington St
Joliet, IL 60433
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Fred C Dames Funeral Homes
3200 Black Rd
Joliet, IL 60431
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Joseph J Tapella Funeral Service
1500 Black Rd
Joliet, IL 60435
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Minor-Morris Funeral Home
112 Richards St
Joliet, IL 60434
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Pisut Funeral Home
300 Youngs Ave
Joliet, IL 60434
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Range Funeral Home
202 S Eastern Ave
Joliet, IL 60434
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Schewe Cremation and Funeral Services
3201 Jefferson St.
Joliet, IL 60431
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Tezak Funeral Home
1211 Plainfield Rd
Joliet, IL 60435
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Woodlawn Funeral Home
3201 W Jefferson St
Joliet, IL 60431
Woodlawn Memorial Cemetery
23060 W Jefferson St
Joliet, IL 60404
Woodlawn Memorial Park
22500 W Jefferson St
Joliet, IL 60431
Woodlawn Memorial Park II
23060 W Jefferson St
Joliet, IL 60404

Joliet Funeral Home News

The Daily Journal: Hometown pride
The longtime funeral directors have been active ... program coordinator for the University of Illinois Extension service in Will County; Father Ray Lescher, pastor of Sacred Heart Parish in Joliet; and Randy Chapman, former publisher of the Joliet Herald ...
http://daily-journal.com/archives/dj/display.php?id=463438

AG Holder Speaks to Group of Police Chiefs
Officer Wortham's mother, Carolyn, spoke at his funeral. Before a packed church ... I have every expectation that our new grantees - in Cincinnati, Ohio; Joliet, Illinois; Lowell, Massachusetts; Indio, and San Diego, California; and Baltimore, Maryland ...
http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2010/10/26/ag_holder_speaks_to_group_of_police_chiefs_107734.html

William A. 'Bill' Berg 1930-2010
He graduated from Minooka High School and was a member of the Illinois Army National Guard ... D.C. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28, at Fruland Funeral Home, 121 W. Jefferson St., Morris. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday ...
http://mywebtimes.com/archives/ottawa/display.php?id=416505

David Allen Sr.
of Fayetteville; four grandchildren, Kayla, Kourtney, Kaden, and Justin; a sister, Jeanne Peterson of Eau Claire; and a loving mother-in-law, Kate of Joliet, IL. Visitation will be held at Rogers & Breece Funeral Home, Fayetteville, on Sunday November 7 ...
http://www.leadertelegram.com/people/obituaries/article_58f89eca-6ca7-5bac-ab0e-c1d39c5e557a.html

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A funeral is a ceremony for celebrating, sanctifying, or remembering the life of a person who has died. Funerary customs comprise the complex of beliefs and ...
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Joliet Funeral Homes and funeral services in Illinois
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Woodlawn Funeral Home : Joliet, Illinois (IL)
Woodlawn Funeral Home provides complete funeral services to the local community. ... Joliet, IL 60431 (815) 725-0100. Lisette Ontiveros. Funeral Director ...
http://www.woodlawnfunerals.com/

Funerals in Joliet, IL on Yahoo! Local
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