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Catherine "Kay" Trankina, nee Doyle, of LaGrange Park, formerly of Burr Ridge, passed away June 23, 2020, at her home.
Kay, 96, of LaGrange Park, was born in 1923 in Loogootee, Ind. She was a retired real estate agent. She and her husband were longtime parishioners at St. Isaac Jogues Catholic Church in Hinsdale
She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard; and her siblings, Lela (George) Cik, Betty (Jim) Dowling, George and James (Joan) Doyle.
She is survived by her children, Laura Grusecki, Suzanne, Thomas (Loretta), Catherine Dunaway, Lea (Richard) Krouse, Julie Trankina, Gina Bellucci, John and Michael Trankina; her 32 grandchildren and great-grandchildren; her sister, Fran Wittlinger; her sister-in-law, Carol Doyle; and many nieces and nephews.
A funeral mass was held on June 27 at St. Michaels Catholic Church in Wheaton. Interment was at St. Michaels Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Society of the Little Flower, 1313 N. Frontage Rd., Darien, IL 60561.
Brian Powell Funeral Directors of Hinsdale handled the arrangements.