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“Tom,Sorry to hear about the passing of your wife. ”
1 of 15 | Posted by: Dave Bogdan - Grand Rapids, MI

“My sympathy to Mary Fran's family. She was lovely and will be missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing her.May her memory be eternal. Rest in...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Jan Gould - Joliet, IL

“Dear Mr. DedinYou were my favorite teacher at Providence high school. It was nice to see and visit with you at the 50th [1966] class reunion! I am...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“Coach Dedin, I will always remember, as a youngster, taking piano lessons from Mrs. Dedin. She was such a classy and gracious woman - she made what...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Gerri Schubert - Woodridge, IL

“Coach,So sorry for your loss. I remember Mrs. Dedin. A very nice and warm person. My family will be praying for you and your family.Bill Shepherd ”
5 of 15 | Posted by: Bill Shepherd - Lockport, IL

“Coach,I'm so sorry for your loss. Mrs. 'D' was like my second mom during my years at PCHS. ”
6 of 15 | Posted by: Randy Coley - Westerville, OH

“Tom,Matt & Wanda, Delores & Tom,Mary Fran and I met and shared many memories in Junior Catholic Women's club. She was not only beautiful, but lit up...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Marge Mostyn - Lockport, IL

“Tom and Family,Our sincere condolences on the passing of Mary Fran. Unfortunately we are unable to attend the services but please know our thoughts...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Paul and Rita Ruddy - Joliet, IL

“Matt and Wanda:Sorry to read of ypur loss...May she rest in peace ”
9 of 15 | Posted by: Tom Pilyak - Plainfield, IL

“Sorry for the loss of a classmate and friend from Chaney school class of 1954.She will never be forgotten.Fred and Carole BaldazziDavenport Fl ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“Thinking of the Dedin and Senffner families. Mary Fran was a beautiful person - She made a difference with the time she was given. ”
11 of 15 | Posted by: Carolyn (Riley) Dailey - AZ

“Coach Dedin,My sincerest condolences to you and your family for your loss. She was in our prayers since we learned of her illness. Our continued...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“Sorry for your lost. Your family is in our thoughts & prayers ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: Jim Marchio - Ft Myers, FL

“Dear Mr Dedin & FamilyI extend my deepest sympathy to you on the loss of your beloved Mary Francis. May the prayers of others sustain you during...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Jennifer Johnson. Former student at Providence Catholic High - IL

“Mary Fran was a gem. I am so blessed to have known her and to work with her. She was an angel on earth. I have so many great memories of her. She was...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Wendy Watson - GOLDEN, CO

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Mary Frances Dedin, age 76 of Arvada, Colorado, and native of Joliet Illinois, passed away on Friday, November 25, 2016 at Lutheran Hospital in Wheat Ridge, Colorado. Beloved wife of Tom Dedin, Sr.; loving mother of Mary Kaye (Tom) Abbott, Tom Dedin, Jr., Michael Dedin, Deborah (Jay) Gleeson and the deceased Patrick Dedin; beloved daughters-in-law Kimberly (Tom) Dedin Jr., and Stacy (Michael) Dedin; cherished grandmother of Tom Abbott, Jr. and Sara (Lyone) York, Natalie and Aubrey Dedin, Zachary and Kendall Dedin, and Jay Thomas, Toby, Fletcher and Frances Gleeson; great grandmother of Paisley Rae York; dear sister of Dolores (Tom) Kennedy, Matt (Wanda) Senffner, and Tom Senffner; survived also by aunts Theresa (Peter "Benny") Papesh, Betty Burkhardt, Dolores Emery, and caring aunt to many nieces and nephews. The family will receive family and friends on Monday, December 5th, 2016, at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 102 E. Francis Rd, New Lenox IL 60451 from 3:00PM until 9:00PM, with a Rosary said at 7:00PM. Funeral services will take place on Tuesday, December 6th, 2016. Prayers will be recited in the funeral home chapel at 10:15AM before leaving for St. Anne's Catholic Church, 1800 Dearborn Street, Crest Hill, IL, for an 11:00AM Mass of Christian Burial. Entombment will follow at Resurrection Cemetery, Romeoville. Donations may be made to the Rett Syndrome Research Trust at