Jennifer S. Von Wahlde, age 41, of Peotone, passed away on Friday, July 19, 2019 at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee following a courageous battle with diabetes.
She was born on May 15, 1978 in Harvey, IL. Jennifer was a Peotone High School graduate. Following graduation, she worked as a professional cosmetologist and certified radiologist. She was a member of St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Peotone.
She is survived by her father, Donald (Becky) Von Wahlde of Fort Myers Beach, FL; her mother, Eydie (Scott) Novelli of Peotone; two sisters, Stephanie (Mike) Orvis of Bourbonnais and Kitty White of Cedar Lake, IN; a nephew, Elias Orvis; two uncles, Marty (Kate) Von Wahlde of Franklin, TN and Gerry (Cindy) Von Wahlde of North Point, FL; and several cousins.
Visitation will be held at the Fedde-Helfrich-Cross Funeral Home on Wednesday, July 24 from 3:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. A funeral mass will be held at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church on Thursday, July 25 at 11:00 a.m. Cremation rites will be accorded following all services. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Jennifer’s name can be directed to
Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network, attn.: Ashley Ocasio, 425 Spring Lake Dr., Itasca, IL 60143-2076 or online at https://www.giftofhope.org/monetary-donations
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