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Staff Report
5:00 am CDT June 9, 2019

•Kathleen C. Barrett (nee Hughes) 81, of Tinley Park, died May 26. She is survived by her children, Karen (William) Stevens, Kimberly Scalise (Mark Wright); grandchildren, Kathleen (Brian) Goodwin, Erin (David) Prokop, Bridget Stevens ( Michael Hanley), Eileen (Matthew) Murlasits, Brittany (Ryan) Strauss, Teresa Scalise, Francesco Scalise, Thomas Wright, Mallory Barrett, Jess Hukhan; 10 great-grandchildren; sister, Gloria Hughes; nephew, John (Angelina) Dundas and many other nieces and nephews survive. 

•Robert Joseph Tesher “Handsome Bob”, 58, of Tinley Park, died suddenly in his sleep May 28. Bob was a wonderful, hilarious friend to all. He was a proud graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Bob loved living in Tinley Park with his family and friends so much. 

He is survived by his wife of 29 years, Mary Frances (nee Collins); children, Bridget, Colleen, Olivia, Kevin and Sarah; parents-in-law, the late Jerry and Anne Collins; siblings, Shelly (Mark) Brusich and Kim (K.C.) Hoppe; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Tim and Deann Collins; and many nieces and nephews survive. 

Have someone’s life you’d like to honor? Email Editor Jacquelyn Schlabach at with information about a loved one who was a part of the Tinley Park community.