July 16, 1936 - July 17, 2021
Theresa F. Timm, age 85, of Kankakee passed away Saturday, July 17, 2021 at Citadel of Kankakee. She was born July 16, 1936 in Aroma Park, the daughter of Euclid & Eva (Lussier) Papineau. Theresa married Harold A. Timm on June 19, 1954 in Chebanse. He preceded her in death on November 9, 2009. Theresa was a homemaker. She volunteered at Birthright of Kankakee for over 30 years. She enjoyed gardening and canning vegetables. Theresa & Harold were foster parents through Catholic Charities for many years. She was a longtime parishioner of St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church in Kankakee. Surviving are three daughters, MaryJane (Damian) Denault of Watertown, WI, Tammy (Tom) Cleary of Chebanse, and Kelli (James) Jeong of Holly Spring, GA; one foster son, Farrel (Linda) Steele of Martinton; one daughter-in-law, Janice Timm of Jacksonville, FL; one brother-in-law, Russ Schoon; two brothers and four sisters-in-law, Eugene (Priscilla) Papineau of AZ, Ronnie Papineau of Chebanse, Marlene Papineau, Darlene Papineau, and Mary Lou Papineau; twenty four grandchildren, Blaise, Zachary, Erica, Luke, Keyne, Kelsey, Kara, Alex, Rachel, Scott, Amanda, Andrea, Jacob, Evan, Kayla, Jelena, Annaleah, Joanna, Jonathan, Kaitlyn, Jeremy, Felicity, Nathan, and Emma; and twenty-one great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband, Theresa is preceded in death by her parents; one son, Guyon “Guy” Timm; three sisters, Joann, Rita, and Linda; and five brothers, Oscar, Bruno, Harold, Edward, and Baby Theodore. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Friday, July 23, 2021 at Clancy-Gernon-Hertz Funeral Home in Kankakee. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, July 24, 2021 at St. John Paul II-West Campus. Interment will follow at Sts. Mary and Joseph Cemetery in Chebanse. Memorials may be made to the family wishes. Donations will be made in her name to her favorite charitable organizations.
Theresa F. Timm, age 85, of Kankakee passed away Saturday, July 17, 2021 at Citadel of Kankakee. She was born July 16, 1936 in Aroma Park, the daughter of Euclid & Eva (Lussier) Papineau. Theresa married Harold A. Timm on June 19, 1954 in Chebanse.... View Obituary & Service Information
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