Photo: Lynn M. Letterly  1945-2020

Lynne M. Letterly, age 75 years, of Coal City, IL.  passed away peacefully on August, 2, 2020 at the Joliet Area Community Hospice Home.

She was born on January 12, 1945 in Joliet, IL. to William and Ruth (nee Becker) Fitzpatrick. She graduated from Reed-Custer High School Class of 1963. Lynne married Doug Letterly on February 15, 1964 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Braidwood. She worked as a Loan Officer for 20 years at Morris Building and Loan. Lynne was a devoted Mom, Grandmother, Great-Grandmother and Aunt. She enjoyed shopping with her sister-in-law Sharon and her weekly meetings with the “Tea Ladies”.

She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Doug; her sons, Robert (Wendy) Letterly of Mendota and Joel Letterly of Coal City; her grandchildren Nicholas (Aja) and Mike Letterly and Brittany Montavon; her great-grandchildren, Luca and Malia Letterly; and her brothers, Larry (the late Katie) Fitzpatrick of N.J., and William “B.J.” (Sheryl) Fitzpatrick, Jack (Sharon) Fitzpatrick, Michael (Jeanette) Fitpatrick, and Tim (Patti) Fitzpatrick, all of Braidwood.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Ruth Fitzpatrick, and her brother Patrick Fitzpatrick.

Memorials in Lynne’s name may be directed to the Joliet Area Community Hospice, 250 Water Stone Circle, Joliet, IL. 60431

Cremation rites have been accorded.

Memorial Visitation will be Friday, August 7, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. at the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, 245 South Kankakee Street, Coal City, IL. 60416 with Reverend Robert Noesen officiating.  Inurnment will follow at Braceville- Gardner Cemetery.

Family and friends are encouraged to sign the online guestbook at

Ferrari Funeral Services of Coal City, IL. is entrusted with arrangements.