The memorial services for Elaine M. Konko (nee Makuh) 81, of Hawthorn Woods, will be held Sunday, June 30, 2019 from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00pm at Kravanya Funeral Home at 308 N Main Street in Benld, Illinois, 62009.
Beloved wife of 54 years to Jack Konko; loving mother of Daniel Konko and Elisa Zagorski; treasured daughter of the late John and Ludovica Makuh (nee DiPaolo), Elaine Konko passed away peacefully on March 8, 2019 at home, surrounded by family. Elaine was born October 6, 1937 in Litchfield, Illinois.
Professionally, Elaine spent her career in education and counseling. Upon retirement, she was an avid traveler with Jack and her children, talented gardener within the Garden Club of Lake Zurich, and incredible cook, keeping everyone’s bellies full.
In lieu of flowers, memorials appreciated to Benld Library, 308 E Central Avenue, Benld, Illinois, 62009.
For information, call the Kravanya Funeral Home, Benld, Illinois at 217-839-2154, or visit www.kravanyafuneral.com.
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