Bernadine Caudillo

Obituary of Bernadine "Bernie" Caudillo

Bernadine “Bernie” Caudillo passed away at the age of 77, Saturday morning, October 7, 2023.

Bernadine was born on April 9th, 1946, in Chicago, IL, the daughter of the late Frank J. Ciamarichello and Eugenia (Pierski) Ciamarichello. 
Bernadine worked in distribution for Kelloggs for many years.

She was married to her late husband Charles Caudillo who passed away in 2013. 

Dear mother to three sons, Christopher (Samira) Lindaur from Australia, Jeffrey (Deborah) Lindaur from McHenry, IL, and Ryan (Erin) Lindaur from Minooka, IL; nine grandchildren, Maxine and Jarod; Jeffrey Jr. and Zachary; Kailey, Taylor, Connor, Logan and Olivia; great-grandchildren Hunter and Lorelei Lindaur.
Also surviving are three sisters, Eleanor Wlezien, Carmella Galbraith and Anna Baiocchi and many nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband; one sister, Marian LeBlanc and one brother, Bernard Ciamarichello.
Private services for Bernie will be held.  Her final earthly remains will be interred with those of her late husband’s in Willard Grove Cemetery in Channahon, IL.
For more information, please call (815) 741-5500 or visit her Memorial Tribute at

A Memorial Tree was planted for Bernadine
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Fred C. Dames Funeral Homes - Joliet