Jessie Belle Tasharski
Jessie Belle Tasharski (nee Wallace-Pinn), 95, at rest December 4, 2019, longtime resident of Lemont.
Mrs. Tasharski proudly served her country during World War II in the U.S. Navy. She was a Yeoman 2nd Class in the Navy Waves from 1944-1946 and was stationed in San Pedro, CA, where she processed soldiers discharge papers.
Beloved wife of the late Edward; loving mother of Nancy Kosek, Marsha Rizzo and the late Tina Tasharski; devoted grandmother of Michael (Brittany) and Mark; cherished great grandmother of Emerson Belle and Gracelyn Josephine; dearest sister of Thomas (the late Aileen) Wallace, Lawrence (Pamela) Wallace, Sheila (Robert MacKenzie) Jasiewicz and the late Robert Pinn; dear aunt and cousin of many.
Edward and Jessie owned the Gerharz Home Furnishings store in Lemont from 1969-1983. She then became office manager for Carmelite Carefree Village in Darien, working there until she was 84.
Funeral Mass was held Monday December 9, 2019 at Ss Cyril & Methodius Church followed by burial in the church cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home, Lemont.
Info 630-257-2123 or www.gerharzfuneralhome.com
In lieu of flowers please make donations to Illinois Spina Bifida Association 2211 N. Oak Park Ave., Chicago, IL 60707.