Magdalena Bohn


Magdalena Bohn, 92, of Niles, passed away peacefully on April 12. She is preceded in death by her beloved husband, John, and her dear grandson, Timothy Bohn. She is survived by her sons, John (Denise) Bohn and Wally (Nancy) Bohn, and her cherished grandchildren, Linda (Joe) Rizzi, Kevin (Michelle) Bohn, and Katie Bohn. Magdalena was born in Yugoslavia in 1924 and endured many hardships during World War II. She and her husband, John, immigrated to the United States in 1952 in search of a better life for their family. She worked for many years at the former Cory Corporation and retired in the early 1980s to enjoy retirement with her husband. She will be missed by her many friends at St. John Brebeuf Parish where she was a dedicated parishioner for 35 years. Visitation was at St. John Brebeuf Church, 8307 N. Harlem Ave., Niles on April 17 followed by Mass. Interment Maryhill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions to Misericordia, 6300 North Ridge, Chicago would be sincerely appreciated. Funeral info: 847-966-7302 or

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