Edilia (Marchetti) Niccolai

Died: Sat., Jul. 21, 2018


3:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Wed., Jul. 25, 2018
Location: Thomas McInerney's Sons Funeral Home

Mass of Christian Burial

10:00 AM Thu., Jul. 26, 2018
Location: St. Gabriel Church

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Edilia (nee Marchetti) Niccolai.  Passed into eternal life on July 21, 2018, at home, surrounded by love.  Beloved wife of the late Roy Niccolai.  Devoted mother of Lido (Cyndi) Niccolai, Eileen Niccolai, Mary Ida Niccolai Garcia, and Leroy (Janet) Niccolai.  Cherished by Robert Hummerich and Al Garcia.  Treasured Loving Nonna of Natalie, Giuliano, and Marciano. Devoted daughter of the late Maria and Giuseppe Marchetti. Dear sister of the late Narciso (Anita) Marchetti.  Edilia was born in San Ginese di Compito in Lucca, Italy and came to the United States when she was twenty one years old.  She was known in Italy for her singing.  Edilia was devoted to her family and to “pups” Macy, Mitches, and Pico (Pickles) and the late Niko and Fifi (Foofina).  She lit up the room with her loving personality.  She was dear to many and her kindness was boundless. Edilia was the heart of our family. Funeral services 8:45 a.m., Thursday, July 26, 2018, from the Thomas McInerney’s Sons Funeral Home, 4635 South Wallace Street, Chicago, IL to St. Gabriel Church, 4500 South Lowe, Avenue, Chicago, IL. Mass of the Resurrection 10: 00 a.m. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Interment: Mt. Carmel Cemetery - Hillside Illinois. (773) 268-0703. 


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Bill & Debbie Dexter and family
   Posted Mon July 23, 2018
Our sincerest condolences to Mary Ida, Lido, Eileen, Leroy and all of your family members on the loss of your mother. She was a good woman who we had the good fortune to have met. Losing a mother is a great loss. May your memories of her provide some comfort in the coming days and enable you to keep her with you always. You are all in our prayers.

Karan Payne
   Posted Tue July 24, 2018
Eileen I am so sorry about your mother. I understand she went peacefully and she is now in Heaven. I remember meeting her at one of your SGT plays, darling lady. R.I.P Mrs. Niccolai.

Patricia Amodeo
   Posted Tue July 24, 2018

SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent by Tom and Patty.

Lido, Leroy, and Janet: We are so sorry for your loss. Love, Tom Birkett and Patty Amodeo

Patsy Duran & Family
   Posted Wed July 25, 2018
So sorry for your loss, my prayers are with you and the family.

Patsy Duran

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