Elizabeth J. “Betty” (Buck) Devine

October 4, 1944 ~ September 1, 2020 (age 75)

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Elizabeth J. “Betty” Devine, nee Buck, 75, September 1, 2020, of Orland Park, former longtime resident of the Southwest Side of Chicago-Mt. Greenwood neighborhood, dearly beloved wife of Thomas R. Devine; cherished mother of Lisa (Kirk) Gaertner, Michael (Kristen) Devine, Mary Beth (Brian) Jaskierski, and Kevin Devine; proud grandmother of Megan and Alec Gaertner, Kelly, Emily, and Thomas Devine, Jack, Erin, and Caitlyn Jaskierski; devoted daughter of the late Stanley and Lillian Smith Buck; dear sister of Barbara (late Bob) Feltman, Michael (Helen) Buck, Mary (Stephen) Chesek, Chris (Mary Ann) Buck, the late Charles Edward (Joan Plassmeyer) Buck, and the late Peter Paul Buck; fond sister in law of Maureen Devine, the late James (late Ann) Devine and the late Daniel (late Camille) Devine; loving aunt, cousin, and friend to many. Longtime faith filled parishioner of St. Christina Church. Retired Admissions Office Assistant, St. Xavier University. Visitation Monday, Labor Day, Sept. 7, 2020, from 2 to 8 p.m. Funeral Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, 10:15 a.m., from MAHER FUNERAL HOME, 17101 S. 71st Ave., Tinley Park, IL, to St. Francis of Assisi Church, 15050 S. Wolf Road, Orland Park, IL. Mass of Christian Burial 11:30 a.m. Interment Good Shepherd Cemetery, Orland Park. For those attending church services, PLEASE NOTE THAT COVID19 RESTRICTIONS WILL BE OBSERVED FOR MAXIMUM GATHERING OF 150 PERSONS WITH MASKS REQUIRED. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Betty’s memory, to Maryknoll Fathers & Brothers, P.O. Box 301, Maryknoll, NY 10545-0301, greatly appreciated. Info., 708-781-9212 or

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September 7, 2020

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Maher Funeral Home Tinley Park
17101 S. 71st Avenue
Tinley Park, IL 60477

Funeral Mass
September 8, 2020

11:30 AM
St. Francis of Assisi
15050 S. Wolf Rd
Orland Park, IL 60467

September 8, 2020

1:00 PM
Good Shepherd Catholic Cemetery
16200 S. 104th Ave
Orland Park, IL 60467

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