Marion M. McMorrow, nee Buritz, 95, of Mt. Prospect, passed away May 7, 2018. Beloved wife of the late John E. McMorrow. Loving mother of John E. (Denise) McMorrow, Jr., Gary (Pamela) McMorrow, Patricia (Ronald) Jacoby, and Keith (Misty) McMorrow. Cherished grandmother of the late Ryan (Saramarie), Keelan, Brendan, Tiffany, Joseph (Michelle), Jeffrey (Erin), and Courtney McMorrow, Ronald Jacoby Jr., Regan (Brent) Smith, Timothy and Matthew Jacoby, great-grandmother of Kieran, Kennedy, Tyler, Tessa, Quinn, Kinley, Kaiden, and Nolan. Marion was born in Chicago in 1923, to parents Charles and Pauline Buritz. Preceded in death by her parents and siblings Walter Buritz, and Ruth Aguilar.

Marion and John were married on July 13, 1946 at St. Benedict Church in Chicago. They moved to Mt. Prospect in January of 1959 where they raised their family.

Longtime parishioner of St. Raymond de Penafort Church, Ladies auxiliary member of the Knights of Columbus, Father Dussman Council.
A special thank you to the caregivers at Hearthstone, Woodstock, IL, especially Alyssa, Christie, Danny, Reggie, Bill, Maggie, Elaine and Sammie.

Visitation Monday, 3:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M. at Friedrichs Funeral Home, 320 W. Central Rd. (at Northwest Highway) Mt. Prospect.

Visitation Tuesday, 11:30 A.M. until Funeral Mass 12:30 P.M. at St. Raymond de Penafort Church, Elmhurst Rd. (Rt. 83) at Lincoln St., Mt. Prospect.

Interment All Saints Cemetery.

Funeral information call 847-255-7800 or

In lieu of flowers memorials to The Illinois Special Olympics, 605 E. Willow Street, Normal, IL 61761