|Frances M. Butterfield
Born: February 21, 1926 Died: April 06, 2019
Frances M. Butterfield, 93, of Morris, passed away Saturday afternoon, April 06, 2019 at the Senior Star at Weber Place in
Born on February 21, 1926 in Morris, she was the daughter of Albert and Mary (Bubula) Krzysciak. Frances was raised in
Morris, attended Immaculate Conception School and graduated from Morris High School with the class of 1944. On January
28, 1951, she married William H. Butterfield. They farmed in rural Grundy County for many years. Frances loved her Catholic
faith and her Polish heritage. While visiting Rome in 1982, they experienced a group audience with Pope John Paul II.
She is survived by her children, John (Marianne) of Greenwood, IN, Patrick (Melanie) of Sublimity, OR and David (Paula) of
McDonough, GA; eight grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, William; two children, James and an infant daughter, Mary; four
sisters, Mary Granville, Jenny Aspel, Helen Welch and Agnes Peterson; two brothers, Joseph and John Krzysciak.
She was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.
Memorials may be made to The Poor Clares Monastery in Minooka or the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 10:00 am at the Immaculate Conception Catholic
Church with Rev. Edward J. Howe, CR officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Carmel Cemetery. Visitation will be held on
Wednesday from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Fruland Funeral Home, 121 W. Jefferson St., in Morris. The Rosary Service will
be held at 8:00 pm on Wednesday.
For more information, call the funeral home at 815-942-0700.