Mary “Joyce” Levins O’Connell
Joyce, age 85, was received into heaven on November 8, 2021. Her family and friends will miss her cheerfulness, grace and love. She is a woman of strength, dignity, wise words, and kindness is her rule. Loving wife of 60 years to Bill O’Connell. Mother of 8 children: Jim, Gene, Peter and Paul (deceased), Mary Helen (John Kowalsky), Tom (Kathy Devereux), John, and Kathy (Ted Somers). Grandmother to 11 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Joyce enjoyed her 20 years working as a social worker at Loyola University Medical Center, and her leadership roles in church and community services. In Joyce’s honor, simply smile. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to your favorite charity in Joyce’s name.
Visitation Sunday November 14th, from 3 to 7 pm at Adolf Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Ltd. 7000 S. Madison St; Willowbrook.
Family and friends will gather on Monday November 15th for Mass 10:00 am at Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church 701 Plainfield Rd, Darien. Interment: Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Service information: 630-325-2300 or adolfservices.com