Dolores Mary (Rajtar) McPhail

October 9, 1963 ~ May 14, 2022 (age 58) 58 Years Old


Dolores Mary McPhail, 58, of Carbondale, passed away Saturday, May 14, 2022, at her home.

She was born October 9, 1963, in Chicago, to Jerry Edward and Kathleen Veronica (Kolodske) Rajtar. She married Melvin Anthony McPhail on August 21, 1982, in Chicago.

Dolores is survived by her husband, Melvin “Tony” McPhail; daughters, Jessica McPhail and Savannah McPhail; son, Anthony “Tony” McPhail; grandchildren, Brooke Myers and Haleigh Cox; sister, Sheli McDonald; brothers, Scott (Jeanine) Rajtar and Gary (Amy) Rajtar.

Dolores was preceded in death by her parents; son, Jesse James McPhail; and niece, Dakota McDonald.

She was working as a cook at the Casey’s in Cambria.

Dolores, who was a big supporter of suicide awareness, cancer awareness, and dog rescue, loved spending time with her beloved husband, children, grandkids, sister, and brothers. Friends were family to her.

She enjoyed days on the boat with her husband and was the most caring person anyone could meet. She was loved by so many and will be missed very dearly.

Riggin-Pillatsch & Burke Funeral Home in Carterville assisted the family with cremation services. 

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