Belmont-Cragin resident Mary Bonelli is 76-years-old, has cancer and
is about to be thrown out of the home that’s been in her family for
nearly 100 years.
Her home went into foreclosure in the
spring of 2011 due to a bank error, she said, and by the time she
realized the problem, it was too late.
Yesterday, she was put on the Cook County Sheriff’s eviction list.
lot of people will think, ‘Oh she didn’t pay the mortgage,’” Bonelli
said inside her home Wednesday night before a candlelight vigil on her
porch with supporters. “That’s the first thing that pops into people’s
minds. They don’t know the whole story.”
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