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Carol Ann Penkala

July 17, 1942 ~ December 22, 2023 (age 81) 81 Years Old

Carol Penkala Obituary

Carol Ann Penkala, nee Bugalski. Age 81 of Park Ridge. Beloved wife for 62 years to Thomas Penkala, Sr. Loving mother of Cheryl (Dan) Fogarty and Thomas (Carrie) Penkala, Jr. Dear grandmother of Ashley Penkala. Dear sister of Nancy (the late Bud) Cates and Thomas Bugalski. Cherished daughter of the late Frank and Mary Bugalski. Loving auntie of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Wednesday, December 27, 3-8 p.m., at Ryan-Parke Funeral Home, 120 S. Northwest Hwy., Park Ridge. Funeral Mass, Thursday, December 28, 10 a.m., at St. Paul of the Cross Church, 140 S. Northwest Hwy., Park Ridge. Interment to follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, River Grove.

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December 27, 2023

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ryan-Parke Funeral Home
120 S. Northwest Highway
Park Ridge, IL 60068

December 28, 2023

10:00 AM
St. Paul of the Cross Church (S. Northwest Hwy, Park Ridge)


St. Joseph Cemetery
3100 Thatcher Avenue (Cumberland and Belmont)
River Grove, IL 60171


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