Clara M. Maretti, 87, of Elgin, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Sunday, March 26, 2017 at Highland Oaks of Elgin. She was born on April 21, 1929 in Elgin the daughter of Antonio & Stella (Sorce) Giambelluca.
She is survived by her children: Jeffrey Maretti, Colette (Ralph) Feliciano, Anthony (Nan) Maretti, Stephanie (Rey) Infante and Ann (Ron) Meyer. Grandchildren: Joe, Antoinette, Andre, Antonio, Alex, Jordan, Paige, Sophie, Felipe, Anthony, Arianna, Gina, Reece and Michael. Great grandchildren: Jayden, Olivia, Hattie, Mariah and Lilliana. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Anthony, daughter Monica Sue and siblings: Rose, Loretta, Grace and Joe. All services will be privately held on April 4th. The family would like to express their thanks and gratitude to all the staff at Highland Oaks for taking such great care of Clara while she was with them. Clara was loved by all and will be deeply missed. Laird Funeral Home, Elgin is assisting the family. 847-741-8800 or www.lairdfamilyfuneralservices.com.