Carol Ann Deering

Carol Ann Deering, 79, of Willowbrook passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by family Jan. 15, 2023.

Carol will forever be remembered by her family and friends as a committed, fun and loving wife, mother, sister, auntie and friend.

Carol is survived by her husband of 57 years, Bernie Deering; her children, Sean, Connor (Heather), Jimmy (Lisa) and Brian (Regan) Deering; and her 11 grandchildren.

Carol was preceded in death by her parents, Peter and Lucille Schmitt; her sisters; Eugenia (Jack) Hearn and Donna (Joe) Gormley; and her daughter-in-law, Lisa Deering.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Jan. 21, at Sullivan Funeral Home, 60 S. Grant St. Hinsdale.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made online to the Lupus Foundation of America at or at the direct link to Carol's Tribute page at

Sullivan Family Funeral Home in Hinsdale handled the arrangements.