Violet Mae Zetlitz, nee Stempki age 81, of La Grange Park. Wife of the late Jack Zetlitz; dear mother of Christopher (Marge) Zetlitz; fond grandmother of Ben Zetlitz and Christina Zetlitz. Family gathering Thursday, May 23, 2013 from 9:30 A.M. to time of Mass 10 A.M. at St. Louise de Marillac Church, Corner of 30th and Raymond Ave. La Grange Park. Interment Private. Memorials appreciated to St. Louise de Marillac School, 1125 Harrison, La Grange Park, IL 60526. Arrangements by Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd. 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com
Karyl Elizabeth Harck, nee Thiele, age 86, of Boynton Beach, Florida, formerly of LaGrange Park. Beloved wife of the late Theodore H. Harck; fond mother of Kenneth Harck, Richard (Lucy) Harck and the late Larry Harck; dear grandmother of Allison Harck, Richard Harck II, Sara Harck, David Harck, Luz Harck, Marshall Harck; great-grandmother of Krystal Harck; aunt of many nieces & nephews. Visitation, Sunday, May 19, 2013, from 3 P.M. to 7 P.M. and Monday, May 20, 2013, from 10:30 A.M. to 11 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd. 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513. Service Monday 11 A.M. Interment Oakridge Cemetery. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com
“Thank you hardly seems like enough for your care & compassion during our time of grief. You are truly a gentleman who conducts business with such dignity and you will be forever in our hearts. Thank you to your entire family & staff”
Much love & gratitude,
Mico & Nancy Toribio and Chris & Kiley Blatt
“We are writing to express our sincere thanks for the excellent job you did with our father Harry Foster’s funeral. Preparations, timing and execution were well performed. We appreciated your attention to detail”
Diane C. Gaerlan, nee Olsen, age 73, of La Grange Park. Beloved wife of Wayne R. Gaerlan, Sr.; dear mother of Susan M. Gaerlan, Wayne (Becky) Gaerlan Jr., Anthony (Adrian) Gaerlan and Bradley (Rosalind) Gaerlan; fond grandmother of Joshua Gaerlan, Naomi Gaerlan, Pricilla Deulen, Jeremiah Gaerlan, Sophia Gorzney, Colin Gaerlan Susanna Gaerlan, Logan Gaerlan, Jermemy McIntyre, Joel Gaerlan, Katie McIntyre, Cassie McIntyre and the late Sarah Gaerlan; great grandmother of Matthew, Isabella, Michael, Isaac and Marshall; fond sister of Sister Collen “Judy” Olsen, Thomas (Lola) Olsen, Mary (Ken) Vari the late Charles (Phyllis) Olsen, Sally (Art) Witzke and William Olsen; aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Tuesday, May 14, 2013, 3:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield; Visitation Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 10 A.M. to Time of Mass 10:30 A.M. at St. Francis Xavier Church, Corner of Ogden Ave. and Spring, La Grange, Entombment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Memorial appreciated to American Cancer Society, 7234 W. Ogden Ave. Suite 3 South, Riverside, IL 60546. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com
Marvin C. Woeltje, 88, of Little Rock, passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at Baptist Health Medical Center in Little Rock, AR. He was born June 1, 1924 in Chicago, IL to the late Ernst C. and Agnes Woeltje. He is also preceded in death by his wife of 53 years, Ethel Offrim Woeltje.
After graduating from Harris High School in 1942 he served in the United States Navy in the Pacific, aboard USS Holton DE 703, during WWII. Following his military service he was employed by GATX until his retirement in 1987. After retirement he traveled and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren. He moved to Little Rock in 2004 to be closer to his daughter and her family.
Marvin is survived by his daughter; Judy Anderson, grandchildren; Matt Anderson (Amanda) and Amy Anderson, as well as one great-grandson; Braydon Fletcher, all of Little Rock, and many close friends who loved him dearly.
Visitation Saturday 11:30 A.M. until Time of Service 1:00 P.M.at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., Brookfield, IL. Interment Chapel Hill Gardens West Cemetery, Oak Brook Terrace, IL. Memorials appreciated to: Christ Lutheran Church & School, 315 S. Hughes Street Little Rock, AR, 72205 or American Cancer Society, 7234 W. Ogden Ave., Suite 3 South; Riverside, IL 60546. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com
Mary E. Bork, nee Ostrovecky, age 87, of Brookfield, formerly of Glassmere, PA. Former wife of the late Max Bork; beloved mother of Judith (David) Skurkis and Thomas Bork; loving grandmother of Kristin (Christopher) Bellinger and Lauren Skurkis; sister of the late John (the late Carol) Ostrovecky; aunt of Robert Ostrovecky and Roger (Laura) Ostrovecky. Visitation Sunday, April 28, 2013, 3:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. and Monday, April 29, 2013, 9:00 A.M. to 9:30 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd., 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield. Funeral Monday 9:30 A.M. to St. Louise de Marillac Church, La Grange Park, Mass 10:00 A.M. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Memorials appreciated to St. Louise de Marillac Church, 1144 Harrison Ave., La Grange Park, IL 60526. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com
Lillian M. Jindra, nee Laga, age 76, of Brookfield, formerly of Chicago and Lisle. Beloved wife of the late James J. Jindra; fond mother of Frank A., Kathann M. (Andy) Grimson, Scott W. (Carol) and Stephan J. (Julia) and the late Jeffrey J.; dear grandmother of Ashley (Justin) Vandenburg, Jason Honings, James and Rebecca Jindra; great-grandmother of Christian, Taylor and Payton Honings and Melissa Vandenburg; sister of Alice Matthews; aunt to many nieces and nephews. Active Alumni Farragut High School and Farragut Band. Funeral and interment private. Memorials to Mercy Home for Boys & Girls, 1140 W. Jackson Blvd.Chicago, IL, 60607. Arrangements by Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd., 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com
Arlene A. Roedel, nee Feher, age 68, of Indian Head Park, formerly of La Grange Park. Dear mother of Jennifer (Brian) Maksa, Leslie (Mike) Ratliff and Erik (Jonna) Roedel; fond grandmother of David (Tammy) Maksa, Katie Maksa, Nick Maksa, Julia Roedel, Erik Jon Roedel, Josh Ratliff, Abby Roedel, Emma Ratliff and Nathan Ratliff; great-grandmother of Dylan Maksa and Delaney Maksa; sister of Andrew (Mary) Feher; aunt of Andrew Feher and Erica (Mark) Whitten. Visitation Sunday, April 21, 2013, 2:30 P.M. to time of Service 6 P.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd. 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield. Interment private. Memorials appreciated to GiGi’s Playhouse, (for Oak Forest Construction) 1069 West Golf Road, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com
Eleanore A. Meyer, nee Szydlowski, age 95, of Brookfield. Beloved wife of the late Albert F. Meyer; devoted mother of Ronald (late Frances) Meyer, James P. (Candice) Meyer and Karen M. (late Thomas M.) Long Sr. and the late Dorothy (the late Norman) Halupka; loving grandmother of William L. Halupka, Terry Lynn Meyer, David Meyer, Kimberly (Alexander) Kennedy, the late Thomas Long Jr.; great –grandmother of 5; sister of Lawrence Sidlow, the late Leonard Szydlowski, Thomas Szydlowski, Joseph Szydlowski, Sophie Kruger, Agnes Springer, Angeline Schultz, Frances Jackson, Harry Szydlowski and Albert Szydlowski; aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 8:30 A.M. to 9:30 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd., 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield. Funeral Tuesday, 9:30 A.M. to St. Barbara Church, Brookfield, Mass 10:00 A.M. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com