Constance Denise Marie Prindle

May 25, 1934 - May 31, 2021

Constance “Denise” Marie Prindle, 87, formerly of Kankakee and Manteno passed away May 31, 2021. She was born May 25, 1934 in Kankakee, Illinois the daughter of Wilbur and Edith (Gray) Contois.

She is survived by her son David Prindle; her daughter Mary Paula Fawver; six grandchildren, Kendle Fraley, Corey Fawver, David, Michael, Jaycie Prindle, Kaitlyn Peterson; and six great grandchildren.

Denise married Max Prindle on December 15, 1956 at St. Rose of Lima Church in Kankakee, Illinois. They lived in Kankakee for 60 years then lived in Manteno for 20 years. She worked for Kankakee School District #111 as a secretary for 25 years until her retirement in 1994. Denise belonged to several organizations in her community, including Manteno Woman’s Club and Tuesday Book Review.  She served as a president for Kankakee County Educational Office Personnel. She was very active and an avid walker. Denise was known for her outgoing and vivacious personality. She will be remembered for her happy soul and generous heart. She woke up happy every day.

She is preceded in death by her husband Max Prindle.

A private graveside service was held at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, Il.

Guest Book

  • Joyce Henderson Denise was a very special friend. We enjoyed many happy times together. We didn't meet until we each had retired, but that was the beginning of many wonderful years of friendship.