Valerie A. Wadhams nee DeFries.
Beloved Daughter of the late LaVerne nee Tynan, William DeFries & Frankie DeFries.
Cherished Mother of Kim (Pat) Grasso, Brian (Michelle) Wadhams & Beth (Pete) Denbroeder.
Proud Nana of Karsen, Kaylie, Khloe, Brooke, Colin & Mackenzie.
Loving Sister of Bobby (Barb) DeFries, Mary (Bob) Fecht, Billy (fiancé Lorie Woods) DeFries, Jeanie (Gordon) Willis, Patti (Les) Mokrzycki, Jeff (Diane) Johnson & Jada (Dan) Procarione.
Devoted Aunt & Great Aunt of many nieces & nephews.
Funeral Monday 10:15 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn to St. Linus Church for Mass at 11:00 am.
Visitation Sunday from 3:00 pm until 8:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to ChristmasWithoutCancer.org, P.O. Box 628, Oak Lawn, IL 60453 would be greatly appreciated.