Elvira Biancalana

November 8, 2021


Elvira Antonia Biancalana, 93, passed away Monday, November 8, 2021 at St. Paul House Health Care Center.  Beloved wife of the late William D. Biancalana who passed away in 1991.  Loving mother of Sharlene Biancalana, Kathleen (Brian) Shefner, Nancy (Donald) Kerstein, Annette (Joseph) Cirillo, Joseph (Jodi) Biancalana and the late Teresa (Sean) Flynn.  Proud grandmother of John Peter (Traci) Raadsen, Amber (Chris) McKibbin, Matthew Donald Kerstein, Kelli Remeeus, Anthony (Kaylee) Behm, Megan Kerstein and Sara Flynn.  Great grandmother of Sean, Brandon, Ava, Oliver and Frieda.  Daughter of the late Salvatore and Teresa Grasso, nee Coletta. Dear sister of the late Americo, Marietta, Attilio, Amelia, Erminia and Olindo.  Fond aunt of many nieces and nephews.

Visitation Sunday, November 14, 2021 from 3:00 PM until 8:00 PM at M J Suerth Funeral Home, 6754 N. Northwest Highway, Chicago.  Funeral Monday, family and friends meeting at Saint Mary of the WoodsCatholic Church, 7033 N. Moselle, Chicago, 60646, for Mass at 10:30 AM.  Mass will be live streamed and can be viewed at .           

In lieu of flowers memorials to your favorite charity appreciated. The interment will take place at All Saints Cemetery in DesPlaines, Illinois. 

Due to continuing Covid-19 restrictions, neither food nor beverages are permitted. Masks are required.  For further information 773-631-1240 





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November 14, 2021

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Heneghan-Suerth Funeral & Cremation Service
6754 N Northwest Hwy
Chicago, IL 60631

Funeral Mass
November 15, 2021

10:30 AM
St Mary of the Woods
7033 N Moselle
Chicago, IL 60646

November 15, 2021

12:30 PM
All Saints Cemetery
700 N River Road
Des Plaines, IL 60016


Charityof your choice

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