Mary Krina Darley-Mattio, 59

OPRF and Dominican U. graduate

Opinion: Obituaries

March 7th, 2017 12:10 PM

Mary Krina Darley-Mattio, 59, of Aurora, died on March 1, 2017 surrounded by her family. She attended Oak Park and River Forest High School, Loyola University New Orleans, and earned two master's degrees from Dominican University. In August 2003, Krina married her high school sweetheart at St. Luke Church in River Forest. She was a devoted family member who worked for the family business, W.S. Darley & Company, in customer service for 30 years. 

Mary is survived by her husband, Michael F. Mattio; her father, William J. Darley and his spouse, Frances (Butler-Trankina); her siblings, Stephen (Darlene), Peter (Karen), Thomas (Pamela), James (Christina), Paul (Heidi) and Anne (Randy) Freedman; her nephews and nieces, Peter, Matthew, William, Kevin, Audrey, Margaret, Sophie, Gabriel, Geneva, Nicole, Jasmine, James Freedman, and Emmet Freedman; her step-siblings and children of the Trankina family; and her many aunts, uncles and cousins. She was preceded in death by her mother, Jeanne (Morrissy) Darley, and her brother, William C. Darley. 

Visitation was held on March 5 at Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home. A funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Luke Church on March 6, followed by private interment. 

The family appreciates memorials to Hesed House (, St. Luke School (, or to the American Cancer Society (