Celebrating the life of Mary J. Ravnikar
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She was born on October 31, 1926 in La Salle to Tranquilla (Frank) and Jenny Parisotto.
She married Frank Ravnikar on July 1, 1950 in Sacred Heart Church in Oglesby.
She worked for Westclox in Peru for over 25 years as a clerk.
She was a member of St. Valentine’s Church. She earlier belonged to the former St. Roch’s / Resurrection Churches in La Salle until their closing. She was a member of the SNPJ Society “Slovenska Norodna Podporna Jednota, “Slovene National Benefit Society” Lodge # 2 of La Salle.
She is survived by her husband
2 Nieces: Connie (Dr. Ram) Gouda, Sarah (Peter) Bonavia
4 Nephews: Randy (Rosemary) Ulanowski, Robert (Laura) Ravnikar, James (Karen) Ravnikar, and Richard (Francine) Ravnikar.
2 brother in laws: Emil Ulanowski and John (Jennet) Ravnikar
She is preceded in death by; 2 sisters: Rena Ulanowski (2017) and Lydia Weekly (2007)
On line condolences may be expressed at www.burgessfh.com
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