Eleanor Ruth Kiley

December 9, 1921December 30, 2018

Loving mother of Nona (Jeff) Bernard, Mary (Ken) Wulffen, and Judy Kiley; proud grandmother of John (Jackie) Stancel. Kileen (Frank) Smerecky , and Sean Bernard, cherished great-grandmother of Kaitlynn Smerecky and John Stancel; fond aunt, cousin, and friend of many. Preceded in death by her husband, the late William J. Kiley, and her three siblings. Eleanor will always be remembered for her love of animals and children. That same love was instilled in her three daughters. Eleanor was a dedicated, caring, and loving mom and companion to her daughter Judy. She will always be remembered for her big heart. Visitation will be held on Saturday, January 5th, at Malec & Sons Funeral Home, 6000 North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60646, from 10:00am until time of memorial service at 11:30am. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the St. Jude Research Foundation would be appreciated. For more information, please call 773-774-4100 or visit


  • Visitation Saturday, January 5, 2019
  • Memorial Service Saturday, January 5, 2019

Eleanor Ruth Kiley

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