Chapel Hill Gardens West Funeral Home & Cemetery

17W201 Roosevelt Road, Oakbrook Terrace, IL


Virginia M. Kawa

May 26, 1928November 16, 2019

Virginia M. Kawa, age 91, was born in Chicago, IL on May 26, 1928, and passed on November 16, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. Virginia was the most beloved wife of the late Joseph; beloved mother of Kathy (Steve) Kriz and the late Danette, and the lost Michael. Adoring grandmother of Jenna, Whitney, and Nick; unforgettable aunt; caring cousin; and fond friend of many.


  • Visitation Saturday, November 23, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, November 23, 2019
  • Committal & Interment Saturday, November 23, 2019


Virginia M. Kawa

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Diane Duncan

November 20, 2019

Our deepest condolences on the loss of your mother. You and your family devoted so many years to her loving care. May she rest in peace knowing the love you have for her is endless.

Dawne Beerup

November 20, 2019

Kathy, Your Mom is so beautiful! May she rest in peace with your Dad. You did a wonderful job with your Mom taking care of her all these years. Please accept our condolences and prayers.

Dawne and Greg Beerup

Rose Marie Sarro

November 19, 2019

Kathy has been a devoted and loving daughter for as long as I have known her over 20 years. I know Virginia felt her presents always. Our hearts go out to the Kriz Family for their profound loss. Rest easy Virginia, for we will meet again someday.

Love and Sympathies to all.

Ron and Rose Sarro

Kathy Kriz

November 18, 2019

We went through a lot together but we always tried to find the humor in all situations. Give Dad a hug for me! Make it a good one as I am not planning on joining the 2 of you for a very long time! Love your favorite daughter