Mary Ellen Noonan

April 16, 2024

Mary Ellen Noonan (nee Spain), age 82, passed away peacefully on April 15, 2024, at St. Patrick’s Residence in Naperville. She was preceded in death by her loving husband Walter, parents Joseph and Cappy Spain, sister Patricia Mahoney (Red) and brother Joseph Spain Jr. (Barbara). Loving Mother to Daniel Noonan (Julie), Colleen Ivancic (Mark) and Michael Noonan (Jill). Loving Grandmother to Matthew Ivancic, Maggie Lichtenstein (Tim), Bridget Heard (Cole), Chelle Ivancic, Kevin Noonan, Karen Seiboldt (Christopher), Kelly Noonan, Elise Noonan, Grace Noonan, Dominic Noonan and Jack Noonan. Aunt, cousin and friend to many. Mary Ellen was a woman of many talents, especially in the arts. She was an accomplished actor and painter. Mary Ellen was President of the St. Thomas Aquinas High School Class of 1957. She spearheaded the construction of Veterans Park and served on the Police Commission Board in Orland Park for many years. Visitation will be held at 10:00 am on Wednesday, April 24, 2024, immediately followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church 820 Division St., Lisle, Illinois. Interment private In lieu of flowers, the Family respectfully requests that donations be made to St. Patrick’s Residence 1400 Brookdale Rd.  Naperville, IL 60563. Arrangements entrusted to Cappetta’s West Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Info 630-852-8000 or

SERVICES: Mary Ellen Noonan

VISITATION: St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church
Day: Wednesday April 24, 2024
Time: 10:00 A.M.

FUNERAL MASS: St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church
Day: Wednesday April 24, 2024
Time: 11:00 A.M.
Location: 820 Division St. Lisle, IL 60532