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James F. Augustine

James F. Augustine, 76, of Evergreen Park, died Jan. 2, at Evergreen Park Health Care Center. Visitation was held at Brady-Gill Funeral Home in Evergreen Park on Jan. 4. A funeral Mass was offered at St. Bernadette Church in Evergreen Park on Jan. 5. Burial was at St. Mary Cemetery in Evergreen Park.

Mr. Augustine is survived by his wife, Dorothy; his sons, John, Larry and Bruce; his daughters, Mary Berger and Susan Lanham; his brother, Kenneth Augustine; his sister, Rosemary Brown; and eight grandchildren.

Mr. Augustine was born in Geddes, S.D. He was a technician. Memorials may be sent to Alzheimer’s Association, 4709 Golf Road, Suite 1015, Skokie, IL 60076.

Thomas Francis Durkin

Thomas Francis Durkin, 87, of Palos Hills, formerly of Oak Lawn, died Jan. 4. Visitation was held at Hills Funeral Home in Palos Hills on Jan. 8. A funeral Mass was offered at Sacred Heart Church in Palos Hills on Jan. 9. Burial was at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Worth.

Mr. Durkin is survived by his wife, Vienna, his daughters, Colleen Small, Suzanne Wittman and Pam Cemel; his sister, Mary Stenson; several nieces and nephews; and six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Mr. Durkin was born in Chicago. He was retired from General Motors Locomotive Division. He was a decorated U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He was a member of the U.A.W.

Mary M. Finan

Mary M. Finan (née Sullivan), 70, of Oak Lawn, died Dec. 21.

Visitation was held at Blake-Lamb Funeral Home in Oak Lawn on Jan. 6. A funeral Mass was offered at St. Gerald Church in Oak Lawn on Jan. 7. Burial was at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Oak Lawn.

Mrs. Finan is survived by her daughters, Kathleen Tabaczyk, Eileen Finan, Patricia Finan and Mary Farrell; her son, John; her sisters, Catherine Manning, Josephine Griffin and Eileen Fergus; her brothers, Seamus and Sean; and 10 grandchildren.

Mrs. Finan was born in Dingle, County Kerry, Ireland.

Janet L. Albright

Janet L. Albright, 67, of Palos Hills, died Jan. 2. Visitation was held at Skradski-Boyce Funeral Home in Escanaba on Jan. 6 preceding a committal service at Gardens of Rest Cemetery in Wells, Mich.

Mrs. Albright is survived by her husband, Billy; her daughters, Bonnie, Katherine, Laurie, Sandra, Jill and Jessica; her sons, Ivan, David and Jason; her sisters, Midge and Barbara; her brother, Joseph; many nieces, nephews and cousins; and 16 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Louise E. Mahaffay

Louise E. Mahaffay (née Abs), 80, of Worth, died Jan. 1, at Palos Community Hospital in Palos Heights. Visitation was held at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth on Jan. 4. A funeral service is to be held at the funeral home today, Jan. 5, at 10 a.m. Burial is to be at Chapel Hill Gardens South Cemetery in Oak Lawn.

Mrs. Mahaffay is survived by her son, Terry Mahaffay; her daughters, Sally McGovern, Vicki Walsh and Leslie Boudreaux; and six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Mahaffay was born in Evergreen Park. She was a homemaker. She was a past officer of Marrs-Meyer American Legion Auxiliary Unit 991. Memorials may be sent to Marrs-Meyer American Legion Post 991, 11001 Depot Ave., Worth, IL 60482.