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Barbara "Babs" Coloia

September 7, 1939 ~ April 30, 2021 (age 81)

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Barbara J. Coloia, nee DeLuca, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Friday, April 30, 2021 at the Golden Age of 81. Beloved Wife of the late Donald R. Coloia. Devoted Mother of Lynn (Tom) Ovan, Janine (Rich) Zenner and Steve (Amanda) Coloia. Loving Daughter of the late Joseph and the late Evelyn DeLuca. Fond Grandmother of Jenna (Rob Carroll) Ovan and Alex Ovan; Vincent, Carlo & Maximo Zenner; Donato, Vita, Giada, Santino & Antonia Coloia. Dear Niece of many Aunts and Uncles. Loving Companion of Charlie.

Family and friends are to gather for the Visitation on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 from 3:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at Russo's Hillside Chapels, 4500 Roosevelt Road, Hillside, IL 60162 (Located between Mannheim and Wolf Road). Funeral Services and Entombment will remain private for immediately family only. For additional info. call (708) 449-5300.

In lieu of flowers donations to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital (https://www.stjude.org/) appreciated.

Due to current health guidelines, WE REQUIRE THAT ALL GUESTS ENTERING THE BUILDING WEAR A FACIAL COVERING AND MAINTAIN SOCIAL DISTANCING. Please refrain from bringing food or beverages into the funeral home. The coffee room is not available at this time.

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May 5, 2021

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Russo's Hillside Chapels
4500 Roosevelt Road
Hillside, IL 60162

Entombment Private

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