Welcome to the memorial page for

Charmaine M. Pickens

January 26, 1947 ~ December 4, 2017 (age 70)

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Age 70, late of Chicago Heights, IL., passed away Monday, December 4, 2017. Beloved wife of the late James Pickens. Loving mother of Tammie Goveia-Reynolds, Carey Goveia and Staci Goveia. Proud grandmother of Ashley, Hollie and Haley Reynolds and Madeline Castro. Cherished great grandmother of Annabelle and Ryan. Devoted sister of Sandra (Michael) Kulig and Kimberly (Robert) Nowakowski. Fond aunt of Brian and Scott Kulig. Kind niece of many aunts and uncles. Dear cousin to many. Preceded in death by parents: Thomas and Eleanor Krukowski. 

In lieu of flowers, please donate to a charity of your choice, the Diabetes Association, Human Society of the Greater Calumet Region or Paws Palace.

 Service Information

Memorial Service
December 9, 2017

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Opyt Funeral Home
13350 S Baltimore Ave
Chicago, IL 60633

December 16, 2017

11:00 AM
Holy Cross Cemetery
801 Michigan City Rd.
Calumet City, IL 60409

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