Elmwood Funeral Chapel & Crematory

Visitation Information

Elizabeth Knezevich

Passed away on January 5, 2020

Elizabeth Knezevich (nee Nyiri), age 96, lifelong of the East Side, passed away on January 5, 2020.  Beloved wife of the late Sam.  Loving mother of Mary (Al Galvan) Knezevich, Sam (Lena) Knezevich, Jr. and late Cecilia (late George) Czerwinski.  Devoted grandmother of 5.  Cherished great-grandmother of 8 and great-great grandmother of 4.  Fond aunt of many nieces and nephews.  Preceded in death by many sisters and brothers.  Visitation Thursday from 3-9 pm. Funeral Services Friday, January 10, 2020 at 9:30 am from the Elmwood Chapel, 11200 S. Ewing Ave., Chicago to Church of the Annunciata. Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am.  Entombment at Holy Cross Cemetery. 773-731-2749. wwwelmwoodchapel.com


Prayers at Elmwood Chapel
Friday, January 10, 2020 - 9:30 am

Funeral Mass:
Church of the Annunciata
11128 S. Avenue G
Chicago, Illinois 60617
Friday, January 10, 2020 - 10:00 am

Entombment Holy Cross Cemetery Mausoleum
801 Michigan City Road
Calumet City, Illinois 60409

Visitation Location

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


Visitation Information

Thursday, January 9, 2020 - 3:00 pm until 9:00 pm

"Mary, we are so sorry for the loss of your lovely mother! Sorry we canโ€™t be there in your time of sorrow! Love, Lynn, Brian, Lola and Rosie! Xo"
- The Ringleys
January 7, 2020 5:25 pm

Candles Lit
"I love you and will miss you dearly ๐Ÿ’‹๐Ÿ’™"
- Serena Czerwinski
January 13, 2020 12:14 pm