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Maryann Keifer

October 28, 2022
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Maryann Keifer

Age 73

Cherished Wife of Thomas Keifer

Devoted Mother of Christine (Jim) Andrew

Dearest Grandmother of Cory Johnson and Cole Johnson

Beloved Daughter of the late Helen Marie and James McTeague

Loving Sister of: Jeanne McTeague, James (Randi) McTeague, Marilyn (Terry) Reed,

Rosemary (Christopher) Grant, Peggy (Peter) Kiron, Michael (Lin) McTeague,

Carol (Joseph) Ricken and John (late Maureen) McTeague

Loving Sister-in-law of the late William (Yvonne) Keifer, Jack (Ellen) Keifer, Kathy Keifer (Rae Sena) and

Joseph (Gina) Keifer


Fond Aunt of many nieces and nephews.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Children’s Research Foundation, P.O. Box 205, Clarendon Hills, IL 60514


A graduate of Northern Illinois University, teacher at Orland Park School District 135, principal at Jerling Junior High and Liberty Schools, adjunct professor at Governor State and Chicago State University. As a lover of Irish music, she was a strong supporter of many musicians, a writer at Irish Music Magazine, Radio Host of Ireland Tonight at WDCB and music columnist at Irish American News.Visitation Wednesday, November 2nd, 3-8pm.  Funeral Thursday, 9:15am prayers at the funeral home departing to St. Julie Billiart Catholic Church, Tinley Park, for a 10:00am Mass of Christian Burial.  Livestream of funeral Mass available at


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November 2, 2022

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Maher Funeral Home Tinley Park
17101 S. 71st Avenue
Tinley Park, IL 60477

Mass of Christian Burial
November 3, 2022

10:00 AM
St. Julie Billiart Catholic Church (TInley Park)

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