April 23, 1919-March 12, 2019
ROCK ISLAND — Louise A. “Mary” Ferrarini, 99, of Rock Island, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at Heartland Healthcare Center, Moline. Private services will be held at Calvary Mausoleum, Rock Island. Memorials may be made to St. Pius X Catholic Church, Rock Island.
Louise was born April 23, 1919, in LaSalle, Ill., a daughter of Walter and Elizabeth Trempalla. She married Laurence “Larry” Ferrarini on May 3, 1941, in Spring Valley, Ill. Larry passed away on Feb. 27, 1999.
Louise was a loving homemaker for her husband and children. She was also a dedicated volunteer at the Adoration Chapel at St. Pius X Catholic Church, where she was a member. In her spare time, Louise also enjoyed gardening, bird watching, dancing, traveling and watching the Chicago Cubs play.
Left to cherish her memory are her children, Debra (Jack) Frey, Monmouth, Iowa, and Dennis (Marie DeLuna) Ferrarini, Ft. Atkinson, Wis.; sister-in-law, Leah Mini, Peru, Ill.; many nieces and nephews; and special friends, Harry and Kathy Galley, Rock Island.
She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, three sisters, one brother and her grandson.
The family of Louise would like to express their appreciation to the staff at Heartland Healthcare Center for their exceptional care. A special thank you also to family and friends that always showed Mom their love and support.
Online condolences may be left for the family at wheelanpressly.com.