Nellie J. Ibata

Deceased: September 2, 2016

Service Information:

Visitation: Friday, September 9,, 2016 4pm until 7pm
Dinner to follow, everyone is welcome
Interment: Private Graceland Cemetery


Nellie J. Ibata, age 94, passed away September 2, 2016 in Chicago. Beloved mother of Jenell (Ray) Breuer; loved grandmother of Jodi (John Pezzolla) Breuer and Christina (Tewey) McNamee; cherished sister of Utah and Tom. She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Sada; her sister, Lily and a brother, Ralph.

Nellie was the valedictorian of her high school class in Cozad, Nebraska before moving to Chicago and becoming a die-hard Cubs fan. We will miss her dearly.

Visitation on Friday, September 9th from 4-7 p.m. at Lakeview Funeral Home, 1458 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago, IL 60657. Dinner to follow, everyone is welcome. Private interment at Graceland Cemetery. Info 773-472-6300 or

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Boys Town USA,, marked as a memorial gift for Nellie J. Ibata or checks can be sent to Boys Town USA, PO Box 6000, Boys Town, NE 68010.