November 26, 1934 - September 28, 2021
Lois G. Kirchman, age 86, of Bourbonnais passed away Tuesday, September 28, 2021 at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee. She was born November 26, 1934 in Bourbonnais, the daughter of Lawrence & Nelda (Bouchard) Provost. Lois married Gerald E. Kirchman on July 14, 1956 at St. Teresa Catholic Church in Kankakee. He preceded her in death on March 16, 2019. Lois worked as a Registered Nurse at St. Mary’s Hospital in Kankakee and the VA Research Hospital in Chicago. She had also been an Aide for special needs at the Kankakee County Coop and worked with the Outreach community at Maternity B.V.M. Catholic Church. Lois enjoyed gardening and was an avid Chicago Cubs fan. Most of all, she enjoyed spending time with her family. Lois was a parishioner of Maternity B.V.M. Catholic Church, where she was also an active CCW member. Surviving are three sons, Dale Kirchman of Bourbonnais, Matthew Kirchman of Salem, MA, and Jeremy (Laurie) Kirchman of Albany, NY; three daughters, Valerie (Dan) Guenette of Bourbonnais, Catherine Jackson of Shawnee, KS, and Michelle (Kelly) Frank of River Forest; one sister, Dolores (Raymond) Ruder of Bourbonnais; one sister-in-law, Evelyn Provost of Bourbonnais; thirteen grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband, Lois is preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Donald Provost, Virgil Provost, and Delmar Provost; and two sisters, Lenore Langellier and Doreen Boone. Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Friday, October 1, 2021 at Clancy-Gernon Funeral Home in Bourbonnais. A funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, October 2, 2021 at Maternity B.V.M. Catholic Church in Bourbonnais. Rev. Jason Nesbit will celebrate the Mass. Interment will follow at All Saints Cemetery in Bourbonnais. Memorials may be made to Maternity B.V.M. Catholic Church.
Lois G. Kirchman, age 86, of Bourbonnais passed away Tuesday, September 28, 2021 at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee. She was born November 26, 1934 in Bourbonnais, the daughter of Lawrence & Nelda (Bouchard) Provost. Lois married Gerald... View Obituary & Service Information
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