Marion Burnett

Obituary of Marion R. Burnett

Marion R. Burnett, age 92, late of Joliet, passed away peacefully, Monday, February 4, 2019 at Sunny Hill Nursing Home of Will County, with her devoted family by her side.

Born February 2, 1927 in Chicago, she was the daughter of James Michael and Mary Josephine (Pechota) Vodrazka.

Marion was a loving and caring mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who will be remembered for how much she sacrificed for her family.

Surviving are her six children, Diane (Greg) Aregood of Wolcott, IN, David (Cindy) Burnett of Joliet, Kenneth Burnett of Joliet, Phillip (Roseann) Burnett of Yorkville, Kathy Ison of Chesterfield, MI, Rosemarie (Ron) Moore of North Port, FL; 15 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one sister, Helen (the late Arthur) Polich of Bartlett; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one grandson, Jason Burnett; and one brother, James (Georgiana) Vodrazka.

Visitation for Marion R. Burnett will be held Friday, February 8, 2019 from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Fred C. Dames Funeral Home, 3200 Black at Essington Roads, Joliet.  Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 9, 2019 at 9:15 a.m. from the funeral home to the Church of St. Jude, 2212 McDonough Street, Joliet, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m.  Interment will be in Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside.

For more information, please call (815) 741-5500 or visit her Memorial Tribute at



3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday, February 8, 2019
Fred C. Dames Funeral Homes - Joliet
3200 Black at Essington Roads
Joliet, Illinois, United States
(815) 741-5500

Mass of Christian Burial

10:00 am
Saturday, February 9, 2019
Church of St. Jude - Joliet
2212 McDonough Street
Joliet, Illinois, United States
Family and Friends are invited to meet at the funeral home for prayers at 9:15 a.m. and process to church for Mass.


11:45 am
Saturday, February 9, 2019
Queen of Heaven
1400 South Wolf Road
Hillside, Illinois, United States
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