Goodale Memorial Chapel

912 S Hamilton Street
Lockport, Illinois 60441
Will County
(815) 838-1533

Check with Goodale Memorial Chapel about which type of funeral services and products the funeral home, mortuary or memorial chapel provide at their Lockport, Illinois location.

Contact the Goodale Memorial Chapel Funeral Director to ensure the services they provide match your personal needs. Call the Funeral Director at (815) 838-1533.

If there is a religious preference, make sure that Goodale Memorial Chapel can accommodate your religious practices before, during and after the funeral ceremony and at any graveside service.



The Goodale Memorial Chapel is one of the funeral homes in Lockport, Illinois. Listed below are other funeral homes, memorial chapels, mortuaries, and funeral service providers in Lockport, Illinois and Will County.

Local Newspaper Obituaries
Addison PressAddisonDaily HeraldArlington HeightsJournal & TopicsArlington HeightsBeacon NewsAuroraThe VoiceAuroraCourier-ReviewBarringtonBartlett PressBartlettBensenville PressBensenvilleBerkeley Suburban LifeBerkeleyBerwyn LifeBerwynBloomingdale PressBloomingdaleBolingbrook ReporterBolingbrookHerald Country MarketBourbonnaisBraidwood JournalBraidwoodBroadview Suburban LifeBroadviewBrookfield Suburban LifeBrookfieldBuffalo Grove CountrysideBuffalo GroveBurr Ridge Suburban LifeBurr RidgeCarol Stream PressCarol StreamAustin Weekly NewsChicagoBulgaria SegaChicagoChicago DefenderChicagoChicago JournalChicagoChicago ReaderChicagoChicago Sun TimesChicagoChicago TribuneChicagoCrain's Chicago BusinessChicagoExtra Bilingual NewspaperChicagoHispanically Speaking NewsChicagoHyde Park HeraldChicagoIndia BulletinChicagoMy Suburban LifeChicagoNadig NewspapersChicagoNuevo SigloChicagoSun Times News GroupChicagoSouthtownStarChicago HeightsCicero LifeCiceroClarendon Hills Suburban LifeClarendon HillsCoal City CourantCoal CityCountryside Suburban LifeCountrysideNorthwest HeraldCrystal LakeDarien Suburban LifeDarienDeerfield ReviewDeerfieldDaily ChronicleDekalbDes Plaines JournalDes PlainesDowners Grove ReporterDowners GroveElburn HeraldElburnCourier NewsElginElk Grove JournalElk Grove VillageElmhurst PressElmhurstElm LeavesElmwood ParkEvanston ReviewEvanstonEvanston RoundTableEvanstonForest Park ReviewForest ParkForestview LifeForestviewHerald-JournalFranklin ParkKane County ChronicleGenevaGlen Ellyn NewsGlen EllynGlencoe NewsGlencoeGlendale Heights PressGlendale HeightsGlenview AnnouncementsGlenviewGlenview JournalGlenviewHanover Park PressHanover ParkHighland Park NewsHighland ParkHillside Suburban LifeHillsideDoingsHinsdaleHinsdale Suburban LifeHinsdaleHodgkins Suburban LifeHodgkinsHuntley FarmsideHuntleyIndian Head Suburban LifeIndian Head ParkItasca PressItascaJoliet Herald NewsJolietDaily JournalKankakeeChicago TribuneLa GrangeLa Grange Suburban LifeLa GrangeSuburban LifeLa Grange ParkLake ForesterLake ForestLake Zurich CourierLake ZurichLemont ReporterLemontLibertyville ReviewLibertyvilleLincolnwood ReviewLincolnwoodLisle ReporterLisleLombard SpectatorLombardLyons Suburban LifeLyonsMcCook Suburban LifeMcCookGary Post TribuneMerrillvilleMorris Daily HeraldMorrisMorton Grove ChampionMorton GroveMount Prospect JournalMount ProspectMundelein ReviewMundeleinTimesMunsterNaperville ReporterNapervilleNaperville SunNapervilleHerald-SpectatorNilesNiles JournalNilesNorridge-Harwood Heights NewsNorridgeNorth Riverside Suburban LifeNorth RiversideNorthbrook StarNorthbrookOak Brook Suburban LifeOak BrookOak Park JournalOak ParkOak Park LeavesOak ParkWednesday JournalOak ParkSuburban LifeOakbrook TerraceFox Valley News ShopperOswegoLedger-SentinelOswegoDaily TimesOttawaRegional NewsPalos HeightsPark Ridge Herald-AdvocatePark RidgePark Ridge JournalPark RidgeJournalProspect HeightsFoerst LeavesRiver ForestLandmarkRiversideRiverside Suburban LifeRiversideRomeoville ReporterRomeovilleRoselle ReporterRoselleKane County ChronicleSaint CharlesStickney LifeStickneyStreamwood PressStreamwoodDesplaines Valley NewsSummitSouthtownstarTinley ParkVernon Hills ReviewVernon HillsVilla Park ArgusVilla ParkWarrenville PressWarrenvilleWayne RepublicanWayneWest Chicago PressWest ChicagoWestchester Suburban LifeWestchesterSuburban LifeWestern SpringsWestmont ProgressWestmontWheaton LeaderWheatonWillow Springs Suburban LifeWillow SpringsWillowbrook Suburban LifeWillowbrookWilmette LifeWilmetteFree Press AdvocateWilmingtonWinfield PressWinfieldWinfield AmericanWinfieldWinnetka TalkWinnetkaWood Dale PressWood DaleWoodridge ReporterWoodridgeReporterWorth
Lockport, Illinois Obituaries and News
Mary Brizek March 17, 2015

She was very active at St. Christina's Church in Chicago. Family will receive friends at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort, IL 60423, Friday, March 20, 2015 from 3:00 to 9:00 p.m. with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers ... (Chicago Sun Times)

Obituaries Archive: July 16 - July 29 March 19, 2015

Burial followed in Davis Chapel Cemetery ... died Saturday, July 16, 2011 at his home. A graveside memorial service will be later. Mr. Kirchner, a machinist, was born August 15, 1977 in Berwyn, Illinois. He was preceded in death by his mother, Linda ... (Daily Star)

Sister M. Frances Clare Stefanick February 27, 2015

The wake service will be at 4 p.m. Thursday and the funeral Mass at 6 p.m. Thursday at Queen of Angels Chapel ... a memorial may be made to Franciscan sisters of the Sacred Heart Retirement Fund, 9201 W. St. Francis Road, Frankfort IL 60423-8335. (Freeport Journal Standard)

Groebe, Donna Marie (Kilpatrick) February 23, 2015

Family will receive friends at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort, IL 60423, Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 from 3:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. in the funeral home ... (Chicago Sun Times)

Lombard village president: 'State of our village is strong' February 20, 2015

Lombard partnered with the Illinois Department of Transportation to ... It also links the downtown business area to the Helen Plum Memorial Library, Lilacia Park, Maple Street Chapel and Lombard Historical Society facilities. Lombard's budget is balanced ... (My Suburban Life)


Featured Blogs

"Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal. From an Irish headstone"- Richard Puz, The Carolinian You've been asked to deliver the Eulogy at your loved ones funeral. Where do you begin? Start with the purpose and definition of a eulogy. A eulogy is a short speec...

Read More...


The stages of grief are well known. Denial Anger Bargaining Depression Acceptance It's helpful to know the stages if you've lost a loved one through death. Understanding the stages assists in healing and is beneficial in understanding that the feelings you may be experiencing are normal. Some pe...

Read More...


Funeral Home Reviews
Bloomington, Illinois
Your computer system is of no value, other than posting you phone number. I wasn't able to use it to find a funeral let alone the obituary. totally unacceptable.
Posted:

Country Club Hills, Illinois
I attended the services of Vicki Pittman yesterday and was very disappointed in your services. With today technology you should have known due to the weather, there will have to be a DELAYED BURIAL. The family should not had to put through that long ride from the church to Washington Memory Gardens walk in the mud and standing water to be told this. The Family entrusted you to make this a less painful experience as possible. But LEAKS & Sons let the family and friends down. I will never use your services or refer you to any one. This was very insensitive on Leaks & Sons!!!!!!!!
Posted:

Chicago, Illinois
I am writing on behalf of the family of deceased, Larry S Edwards. I came to Chicago, from Ohio, to attend the funeral of Larry Edwards. I accompanied my family to your facility to help with the arrangements for Larry's funeral, on several occasions. I just wanted to tell you how impressed we were with the professionalism of your entire staff. With so much involved with the loss of a loved one and then having to plan a funeral, it was so comforting to walk into your offices and leave feeling as if the funeral was one less thing we had to stress about. We felt that Gatlings would take care of not only our loved one, but our family as well. The staff at Gatlings did exactly that. Your drivers were always on time and courteous. Your entire staff were extremely well dressed. Your facility was immaculate and all of your workers were very well organized. They were also very patient, especially at the end of the funeral when everyone was saying their goodbyes to loved ones, your driver said for us to take as long as we needed. Your drivers assisted everyone in and out of the cars, they drove as if they were carrying precious cargo. We never felt rushed or as though we were an inconvenience in any way. Your office staff were extremely patient with my family members. We made several changes to the obituary after the draft had been printed. Your staff continually told us, 'We are here to do whatever you need, we'll take care of you.' Our loved one, Larry Edwards, had been very sick for a very long time. When we viewed the body, everyone kept saying how peaceful he looked and what a wonderful job Gatlings had done. We cannot thank you enough for taking care of our loved one and our family. By the time our experience with Gatlings came to an end, we felt as though we had gained a new family. Please share this letter with your employees. I want them to know how very much they are appreciated. The family of Larry S. Edwards
Posted:

Chenoa, Illinois
The sympathy flowers where more beautiful than on the picture. Very fresh and the arrangement was just wonderful. I would buy from this store any time again with confidence. Thanks for your outstanding and friendly service.
Posted:

Darien, Illinois
Be very careful with this funeral home. They may lack honesty, and or diligence. A year ago we lost a parent/In-Law. We used Modell because the parent's spouse was handled through them. During the arrangements ,with the owners daughter, we informed her that the Parent had changed it's mind, and instead of the full burial package, the Parent had previously decided on, the parent wanted Cremation, and a Memorial service at our Church. The Pastor had become a good friend. The Daughter worked with us on the Urn, cards and the arrangements of the remains. Yet, it appeared to us that she became preoccupied with other matters and wanted to give us over to someone else as soon as she could. On later reflection we questioned ourselves on her leaving us was due to the amount of money we were not spending. Months passed as I went through boxes of the parent's records, gotten food poisoning, and spent weeks sipping Broth and sleeping. As we did not pay in full immediately Modell put the account into collection. While recovering I spent an hour in the morning and another in the afternoon back in the boxes. Discovering, in a bundle of old Bank records, a Customer's copy of a Forethought Funeral Insurance policy written by Modell Funeral Home. I contacted Modell and the daughter answered. I told her what I had discovered, and her immediate response was how glad she was that she was not the person to have handled this. How that person should have checked the records. (She must have been doing something else when she spent over ten minutes checking, or she did find the records?, we do not know). She then asked to take care of the matter for us, for which I declined, having no confidence or trust in her or them. The story continues but the above is the essentials. I still question myself on whether or not she was diligent, or if she had found the policy. Did she have a lack of memory in handling us, or was she trying to cover herself. Did she put us in collection to further gain funds and cover themselves? What was nice, was that in the final meeting she never gave us or offer us any credit for there lack of service, Professional to the end. Oh, I forgot they messed up the cards.
Posted: