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“I'll always remember what Mom said to me after my Mom died 3 1/2 years ago. I said, "Rose...I don't have a Mom here on Earth anymore!" And she said, ...Read More »
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“To the Tom and other family and friends of Rosemary Hatzell, Prayers are with you on your loss. I know Tom and she did a great job raising him. It's...Read More »
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“On behalf of Fr. Scott Donahue and Mercy Home for Boys & Girls, we would like to extend our heartfelt condolences and prayers to the family and...Read More »
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“I'm very sorry for your loss. ”
5 of 11 | Posted by: Beth Donovan - Fishers, IN

“My sincere condolences to your family for the loss of your love one. May the God of comfort be with you during this sad occasion and may his loving...Read More »
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“Our sincere condolences to the Hatzell family in the loss of your dear love one. Our prayers are as yours, that God provide his care and comfort you...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Your neighbor - IL

“I'm very sorry for your loss. May the God of all comfortbe with you all. Isa 61:1,2 TW ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“My sympathy to the Hatzell family. I am a former neighbor of Mrs. Hatzell, and my son Jack is a good friend of Tom. And St Thomas More neighbors were...Read More »
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“My deepest sympathies to the family. You can find comfort in knowing, our Heavenly Father has promised we will see our love ones again (Acts 21:15). ”
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Rosemary Hatzell (nee Flavin), Age 96, Born into Eternal Life on August 29, 2018.

Beloved wife of the late Boyd Lee Hatzell. Loving mother of Marilyn (Jack) Nessner, Rose Anne "Mickey" Murphy, James (Jacqui), Thomas (LaTandra), Mary Kay Hatzell, Joseph (Marcia), and the late Robert Boyd Hatzell. Dear grandma of Missy, Tom, Beth, Amy, Tim, Kevin, Kris, Garry, Joe, Patrick, Emily, Madeline, and Hannah. Proud "GiGi" of 16. Devoted sister of Garrett Michael Flavin, Jr., "Garry," and the late Jack Flavin.

Alumna of Mercy H.S. (1939), Former Member of St. Thomas More Women's Altar Guild, and Life Member of Calumet Yacht Club.

Visitation Tuesday 3-9pm at Curley Funeral Home (Heeney-Laughlin Directors), 6116 W. 111th St., Chicago Ridge, IL 60415.

Family and Friends will meet at St. Thomas More Church, 8100 S. California Ave., Chicago, IL 60652 on Wednesday morning for Mass of Christian Burial at 10am. Interment St. Mary Cemetery

Memorials to Mercy Home for Boys and Girls, 1140 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607, or a charity of your choice are most appreciated.
Funeral Info: 708-636-5500