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     Rosemary Smith, 94, of Schaumburg, passed away peacefully Saturday, March 18, 2023, surrounded by family. She was born May 28, 1928, in Chicago, IL to the late Margaret (nee Carbona) and Joseph Piccolo.

     Rosemary was the wife of the late Wade Smith; mother of Scott E. (Mary) Smith and Peggy S (Ronald) Baker, grandmother of Jeff (Renee) Smith and Ryan (Audrey) Smith; great-grandmother of 4; and aunt of multiple nieces and nephews across the U.S.

     Visitation Sunday, March 26, 2023, from 2:00 pm to  5:00 pm at the Meadows Funeral Home, 3615 Kirchoff Rd, Rolling Meadows. Rosemary's life will be celebrated on Monday, March 27, 2023, instate 9:00 am until time of service 10:00 am at Meadows Christian Fellowship, 2401 Kirchoff Rd., Rolling Meadows. Interment Fairview Memorial Park Cemetery, Northlake.

     In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Moody Bible Institute, Stewardship Office, 820 N. LaSalle Blvd., Chicago, IL 60610, or

     Information (847)253-0224 or


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     Dr. Narguis Mankarious, of Skokie, passed away peacefully Friday, March 24, 2023, surrounded by family. She was born October 16, 1935 in Egypt where she became the country’s first female oral surgeon. She moved from Alexandria to Chicago in 1979 and had dental practices in Chicago and Niles for over 30 years. She became a professor at Loyola Dental School and was a mentor to many aspiring dental students. She was a wonderful daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend, and was loved by all who knew her.

     Dr. Narguis is the mother of Emad (Vivien) Salib, Ramsey (Jennifer) Mankarious, and Kareem (Rowena) Mankarious; grandmother of Isabelle, Antonia, Emily, Ellie, Alexander, Gabriel and Ellen; great-grandmother of Mila; sister of Alphonse Mikhail, Nadia Ishak, Salwa Gayed, the late Dr. Maurice Mikhail, Iziz Fanous, and Bella Guirgis; and aunt to numerous nieces and nephews.

     Funeral mass Tuesday, March 28, 2023, 12:00 noon at St. Mary's Coptic Orthodox Church, 2100 West Frontage Road, Palatine, IL 60067. Interment at Randhill Park Cemetery.


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