Kenny Brothers Funeral Directors

3600 West 95th Street, Evergreen Park, IL


Mary E. Nillen

November 11, 1918May 16, 2020

Mary E. Nillen, formerly of Chicago, IL, passed away peacefully on May 16 at the age 102, at Valley Hi Nursing Home in Woodstock, IL. She grew up on the South Side of Chicago but later moved to the North Side with her husband Maurice where they built the award winning North View Dry Cleaners building at 2644 W. Touhy Ave. Her beautiful spirit was only matched by her cherished Irish heritage. She is survived by her sons Daniel (Woodstock, IL) and John (Denver, CO), her sister Eleanor Healy, daughter in laws Dee Nillen & Anna Carin Nillen, grandson Dan and grand-daughters Daniella & Alexandra. A Celebration of her Life will be held this summer. A private family service will be at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Alsip, IL.


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Pat and Lynda Flannery

May 24, 2020

Dan, Dee, John and family,
What a great lady your mother was. Such a beautiful outlook on life she had. I will never forget the memories of Johnson Beach days, the parties, the laughter and fun. Great memories. Great family.

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