Laura M. nee Painter Chaklos age 42 of Red Bud IL formerly of Belleville IL born May 24 1967 in Richmond VA died on Thursday April 8 2010 as a result of an automobile accident near Waterloo IL. Laura was a member of M.A.D.D. She was a nurse at St. Anns Nursing Home in Chester IL and Sparta Community Hospital in Sparta IL. She was preceded in death by her son Bradley M. Chaklos her grandfather Jerome Obernuefemann and her grandparents S.E. and Mary Painter She is survived by her son Corey Chaklos of Red Bud IL her parents Keith and Therese nee Obernuefemann Painter a granddaughter Kydalyn Faith Demmin a special friend Terry Morrissey of Columbia IL her brother Matthew A. (Wendy) Painter of Belleville IL her grandmother Lillian nee Hubert Obernuefemann of Belleville IL 2 nephews Joshua and Jacob Painter of Belleville IL Lauras best friend Opal (her dog) her aunts and uncles Jerry (Maria) Obernuefemann Deanne (Michael) Vernon Mary Baker and Jean Harlow and several cousins. Memorials may be made to M.A.D.D. or to Mid America Transplant. Visitation: Friends may call from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. on Sunday April 11 2010 at Kassly Mortuary Fairview Heights IL. A prayer service will be held at 4:00 P.M. on Sunday at the funeral home. Funeral: Funeral procession to leave at 10:30 A.M. on Monday April 12 2010 from Kassly Mortuary Fairview Heights IL for a 11:00 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Henrys Catholic Church Belleville IL with Father Ken York officiating. Interment will be in Mt. Carmel Cemetery Belleville IL.