She was the beloved wife of Dr. Robert Zakoff; loving mother of Julie (Richard) Seiler, Robert, Elana, and the late Joseph Zakoff; grandmother to Richard, Kiersten, and Robert III.
Memorial donations can be made to The Leukemia Society: P.O. Box 4072, Pittsfield, MA 01202; or to The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (Stroke Research): 345 E Superior St. No. 1154, Chicago, IL 60611.
Rosary services will be held at The Church of St. Anthony on Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 7 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be on Wednesday, April 18 at 10 a.m. with Fr. Vernon Clark as celebrant. Burial will follow at All Saints Cemetery in Des Plaines, Ill. An online guestbook is available at www.ballardfh.com.