Age 98, late of Hegewisch, passed away Sunday, May 8, 2022. Beloved wife of the late John Defauw, the late Bill Smith and the late Rod Vukobratovich. Loving mother of the late Roddy Vukobratovich. Proud grandmother of Valine. Cherished great grandmother of Farrah. Caring sister of the late Evelyn M. (late Anthony) Basile and the late Goldie Bergan. Dear aunt of many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by parents: John and Pauline Telac. Violet was the Vice President and Chairperson at the Illiana Club of Traditional Jazz.
In Violet's honor, donations can be mailed to:
Illiana Club of Traditional Jazz
2557 W. 116th St. Chicago, IL 60655