Adeline Vicich

IRON MOUNTAIN – Adeline J. Vicich, 92, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, at Victorian Pines Estates.

Adeline was born Dec. 16, 1920, in Chicago, daughter of the late Frank and Josephine (Rochowiak) Marshall. She graduated from Morton East High School in Cicero, Ill., in 1938. Adeline married Victor Vicich on Aug. 24, 1941, in Lyons, Ill., and he preceded her in death on Aug. 24, 1956. Adeline lived in the area for the past 25 years and enjoyed taking rides to visit her family and friends.

She is survived by a son, Robert Vicich of Plainfield, Ill.; a daughter, Josephine (Elwood) Betts of Iron Mountain; a brother, Leo (Novi) Downer of Bethel Springs, Tenn.; a sister, Frances Marshall of Illinois; five grandchildren, Gary (Yelena) Betts of Streamwood, Ill., Julie (Rich) Massey of Lenox, Ill., Jessica Vicich of Naperville, Ill., and Dan and Brian Vicich, both of Plainfield, Ill.; one great-granddaughter, Kate Teresa Massey; and many nieces and nephews.

A memorial Mass will be held on Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Iron Mountain. Msgr. James Kaczmarek will officiate.

Burial will be in the Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside, Ill.

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The family has entrusted the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain to handle the arrangements.