Elmwood Funeral Chapel & Crematory

Visitation Information

Richard C. O'Boyle

Passed away on August 16, 2019

Richard C. O’Boyle, age 59, late of Lansing, IL passed away on August 16, 2019. Beloved husband of Elizabeth “Liz” (nee Samaniego). Loving father of Ian (Fiancé Stephanie Cave) O’Boyle. Dearest brother of Peggy (late Paul) Siudut, and Danny O’Boyle. Loving son of the late Richard and late Phyllis O'Boyle. Fond uncle of Michael Siudut and Bailey Siudut and many other nieces and nephews. Dearest son-in-law of Anita and Frank Samaniego. Fond brother-in-law of Naomi (Hector) Caballero, Frank (Monica) Samaniego and Michael Samaniego. Retired Librarian of Hammond Public Library. Visitation Tuesday, August 20, 2019 2-8 p.m. Funeral services Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. at the Elmwood Chapel 11200 S. Ewing Ave. Chicago, IL 60617. Pastor John Richy, officiating. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. 773-731-2749. www.elmwoodchapel.com.




Elmwood Chapel
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 10:30 am

Holy Cross Cemetery
801 Michigan City Rd
Calumet City, IL 60409

Visitation Location

East Side
11200 S. Ewing Ave
Chicago, IL 60617
(773) 731-2749


Visitation Information

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 2:00 pm until 8:00 pm

"Liz- My heart is breaking for you. I'm so sorry for your loss. I am here if you need me. You are in my thoughts and prayers. "
- Sally Opolski
August 17, 2019 11:34 pm

"Liz, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I send my sincere condolences to you and your family during such difficult time. You are in my thoughts and prayers."
- Tereasa Y Blocker
August 19, 2019 9:22 am

"I cannot even begin to imagine your pain. I never had the pleasure of meeting Rich, but from all you have shared about him with me I feel like I know him. The library and its patrons were so fortunate to have had Rich impact their lives in a positive way/ Please know my thoughts and prayers are with you. XOXO"
- Sarah Janiga
August 19, 2019 7:33 pm

"Liz please accept my condolences during your time of bereavement. In the days ahead may your mind and heart be at peace for His peace surpasses all of our understanding."
- Sherri Ervin
August 20, 2019 9:40 am

"Liz, I cannot imagine what you are going through. My deepest sympathy, you are in my thoughts and prayers."
- Lorrie Stupeck
August 20, 2019 11:37 am

"Ian, Stephanie, and family - Know how much you are loved."
- Rebecca Williams Beineke
August 20, 2019 2:28 pm

"Liz, you are on my mind every day. I am here for whatever you need, day or night. I can only hope that the love being sent your way by friends and family brings you some peace."
- Allison Piech
August 20, 2019 4:22 pm

"My deepest condolences, Liz. May you find the strength to get through this difficult time."
- Scott Kingery
August 22, 2019 12:27 pm

Candles Lit
"May Rich rest in peace and let perpetual light shine upon him."
- Sally and Drew Opolski
August 17, 2019 11:36 pm