Carol Ann Gelfer

November 3, 1946 ~ July 6, 2023 (age 76) 76 Years Old


Carol Ann Gelfer, 76 passed away after an extended battle with cancer that lasted 7 years. Born in New York City, Carol was raised in Larchmont, New York. and settled in Redding, Connecticut with her family until relocating to Glen Ellyn in 1993. In 2000 she made the move to West Chester, Pennsylvania until finally settling in Geneva, Illinois in 2013.

Carol was a 1968 graduate of Mt St Mary College in Newburgh, New York. Carol had a successful real estate career in both Redding, Connecticut and Glen Ellyn, Illinois for 20 years

She is survived by her husband of 55 years, George; her sister Germaine Sullivan of Harrison New York, her sons George and his wife Sandy of Glen Ellyn and Colin and his wife Anne of Glen Ellyn. Carol had four grandchildren Annie of Costa Mesa California along with Jack, Fred and June of Glen Ellyn.

Visitation for Carol will be held Saturday July 15, 2023 from 9:00 am until time of funeral prayers at 10:30 am at the Malone Funeral Home 324 East State St. (Rt. 38) Geneva proceeding to St. Peter Catholic Church 1891 Kaneville Rd. Geneva for Celebration of Funeral Mass at 11:00 am with Father John McFadden Celebrant.  To livestream the mass, please click this link 

Burial will be held at Resurrection Cemetery in Geneva.

Arrangements handled by Malone Funeral Home in Geneva.   For information call 630-232-8233 or visit

In lieu of flowers Carol desired memorials may be made to St Jude Children’s Hospital.

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July 15, 2023

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Malone Funeral Home
324 East State Street
Geneva, IL 60134

Funeral Mass
July 15, 2023

11:00 AM
St Peter Catholic Church
1891 Kaneville Road
Geneva, Illinois 60134


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