Peter T. Magnabosco

It is with great sadness that we share the news that Peter T. Magnabosco passed away peacefully on October 23, 2021.

Peter was a devoted teacher, Assistant Principal, Summer School Principal, basketball coach, leader and participant of school and district committees, manager and participant of special programs and initiatives, Co-Founder of the annual Memorial Day Program, substitute teacher, and loving colleague and mentor for over 45 years at Congress Park, Cossitt, and Park Junior High schools.

He is survived by his wife Gail, daughter Jennifer (Jeff), son Peter (Courtney), three grandsons (Mason, Luke, Grant), sister Donna (Earl), brother- and sister-in laws, nieces and nephews.

In honor of Peter’s fundraising efforts over the years to help children and families served by St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, his family has set up a memorial fund in his name.

Click HERE if you would like to make a contribution

If you have any difficulty accessing the link, here are instructions for making a donation: 

  • Go to
  • Click on Ways To Give
  • Click on Memorial Giving
  • Click on 'Create a Memorial Fund'
  • Click on 'Find A Fund'
  • Type in Peter T. Magnabosco at Name of Fund and hit 'Search'
  • Click 'Donate' when you see the name, Peter T. Magnabosco

Sympathies can be sent to the following District 102 address:

LaGrange School District 102

Central Office

Attn: Marisa Lopez

333 North Park Road

LaGrange Park, Illinois, 60521

 The District will forward correspondences received to Peter’s family.