Helen P. O’Connell, née Homrich, 78, of Palos Hills, died April 24 at Palos Community Hospital in Palos Heights. Mrs. O’Connell is survived by her daughters, Maureen and Mary Kay Okon; her son, John; 12 grandchildren, three great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
Visitation was held at Palos-Gaidas Funeral Home in Palos Hills on April 26. A funeral service was held at the funeral home on April 27. A funeral Mass was offered at Sacred Heart Church. Interment was at St. Mary Cemetery.
Mrs. O’Connell was born in Chicago. She was a homemaker.