nee: Santello, age 87 of Highwood, Illinois passed away on Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at her home. She was born on May 28, 1926 in Chicago, Illinois to the union of William Louis and Michelina (Bosco) Santello. She has been a resident of Highwood for 83 years and attended St. James School, Highwood and graduated from Highland Park High School, class of 1944. Lena was a member of St. James Church and the Sacred Heart Guild of St. James Church.
Beloved wife of the late Anthony Scopelliti on April 16, 2006. Loving mother of Thomas (Kathy) Scopelliti of Lake Bluff. Fond grandmother of Michael Scopelliti of Lake Bluff. Dear sister of Rose (late August) Ziccarelli of Lake Forest, late Louis (Roseanne) Santello of Highwood, Carmella (late Vincent) Peliachevsky of Lake Forest, and Joseph (Caterina) Santello of Mesa, Arizona. Fond aunt to many.
Visitation Saturday, February 8, 2014 from 9:00 AM until Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM. at St. James Church, 134 North Avenue, Highwood. Rev. Thomas F. Baldonieri, celebrant. Entombment will follow at All Saints Cemetery Mausoleum 700 N. River Road, Des Plaines. Contributions to St. James School, would be appreciated. Please omit flowers. For more information please call Seguin & Symonds Funeral Home, Highwood (847) 432-3878