Jaquilin (Hamilton) Kuchefski

June 3, 1924 ~ April 27, 2021 (age 96)


Jaquilin J. (Hamilton) Kuchefski, 96, of Danville passed away Tuesday, April 27, 2021 at Liberty Estates in Danville.  Visitation will be from 9:30 to 10:30am on Friday, April 30, 2021 at Holy Family Catholic Church, 444 E. Main street in Danville.  Mass will follow at 10:30am on Friday, April 30, 2021 at Holy Family, with entombment at Resurrection Mausoleum.

Jaquilin was born June 3, 1924 in Danville, Illinois to John and Elizabeth (Purnell) Hamilton.  She graduated from Danville High School in 1942, and was later a business partner in her husbands heating and air business.  She enjoyed crafts, dried fresh flowers, and volunteered for 52 years for Red Cross. 

Jaquilin married Edward Kuchefski on January 13, 1945, he preceded her on March 24, 2012.  Jaquilin is survived by her children:  Kenneth (Lydia) Kuchefski, Larry (Janie) Kuchefski, Richard (Jane) Kuchefski, and James (Mary Ann) Kuchefski; 11 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Edward, son Robert Kuchefski, brother Dan (Beverly) Hamilton, and sister Jane Hamiliton (Carl) Tison.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in her name to Holy Family Catholic Church or Schlarman High School Foundation.  Messages and memories may be left on our website at, or on the Kruger-Coan-Pape Funeral Home Facebook page.

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April 30, 2021

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Holy Family Catholic Church (Danville)

Funeral Mass
April 30, 2021

10:30 AM
Holy Family Catholic Church (Danville)

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