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 Mary Cecilia “Celia” <I>Grahek</I> St. Germain

Mary Cecilia “Celia” Grahek St. Germain

Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia, USA
Death 7 Dec 2010 (aged 66)
Naperville, DuPage County, Illinois, USA
Burial Wheaton, DuPage County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 62750245 · View Source
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Mary Cecilia "Celia" (nee Grahek)St. Germain, age 66, a resident of Naperville, Illinois, formerly of Joliet, Illinois, died Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at Edward Hospital in Naperville.

Mary was born August 18, 1944 in Richmond, Virginia. The Grahek family moved many times during Celia's childhood until finally settling in Joliet in 1956. Celia attended St. Paul's Catholic Grade School and was a 1962 graduate of St. Francis Academy. She later attended Little Company of Mary Nursing School in Evergreen Park, Illinois to become a registered nurse and received her BS in Nursing from Illinois Benedictine College in Lisle, Illinois. Celia began her nursing career at St. Joseph Hospital in Joliet and later worked as a school nurse for Naperville School District #203 and West Chicago School District #33.

She was a member of SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church and enjoyed gardening, boating and, most of all, spending time with her family and friends. Celia adored caring for her cats, Pixie and Dixie and her grand-cats, Butterscotch and Lily.

Mary was the beloved wife of Terry St. Germain, whom she married October 15, 1966, loving mother of Melissa St. Germain and Christine (Bart) Maugeri-St. Germain, devoted daughter of the late Clarence and Mary Grahek, dear twin sister of Sarah Swienton, adored sister of James (Kathy) Grahek, Peggy (George) Madden, Bob (Laurie) Grahek and Susie (Jay) Kratz, fond aunt of Julie (Scott), Jennifer (Bob), Ryan, Matt, Nick, Katey, Emily, Mike (Suzanne), Kim (Matt), Todd (Sherry), Tiffany (Brian) and Stephanie, Justin and Jordan.

Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home, 44 S. Mill St, Naperville.

Services Saturday, December 11, 10:30 A.M., 11:00 A.M. mass of Christian burial at SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, 36 N. Ellsworth Street, Naperville.

Entombment: Assumption Cemetery, Wheaton, Illinois.





  • Created by: Diane
  • Added: 10 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62750245
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Cecilia “Celia” Grahek St. Germain (18 Aug 1944–7 Dec 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62750245, citing Assumption Cemetery, Wheaton, DuPage County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Diane (contributor 46786200) .