Eleanor (Pat) Marie Lupa
Born: September 22, 1941
Died: September 18, 2021
Eleanor (Pat) Marie Lupa, age 79, of Downers Grove, formerly of Lemont, IL., passed away September 18, 2021. Pat was born to Herbert E. and Emma Christine Board in Paris, IL on September 22, 1941.
She is survived by her daughter, Stephanie (Jeff) Kendzora, her son, Jeffrey Thilmont , three grandchildren; Britney (Sean) Osborne, Nick Kendzora and Kole J. Thilmont; three great-grandsons; Wade Osborne, Cal Osborne, Charley Osborne; brother Herbert L. Board, sister Sandra S. (Robert) Scott; numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews; and many folks who had a special place in her heart.
Pat attended Paris High School. She was formerly employed with and retired from both Lucent Technologies (Western Electric) and Kohl's Department Store in Woodridge, IL. She was a hard-working, generous, fun-loving woman and a proud, supportive Grandma. She devoted her golden years to raise her special needs grandson, Kole, a care-giving role she welcomed whole-heartedly.
Pat enjoyed music, shopping, slot-machines and was a Dallas Cowboy fan. Her family was blessed by her caring nature and she will be dearly missed by the lives she has touched. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Edward T. Lupa and father of her children, Fred Thilmont. A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Published by Suburban Life Publications from Sep. 22 to Sep. 30, 2021.