Joan Lenore Kunou Chambers

Joan Lenore Kunou Chambers, age 89, passed into eternity January 14, 2017 in Jackson, Michigan. Joan was a 60 plus year resident of LaGrange Park, Illinois before moving to Jackson. Joan married Hal Chambers in 1951, who preceded her in death in February 2009. Joan is the beloved mother of Richard (Sharon) Chambers of Jackson, Michigan, dear grandmother of Katie (Jamin) Baxter of Martinsville, Indiana, David (Jessie) Chambers of Houston, Texas, and Jonathan Chambers of Wheaton, Illinois, and loved great-grandmother… Read complete obituary here

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Charles E. Parshall

Charles E. Parshall, age 70, of Antioch formerly of LaGrange Park. Vietnam Army Veteran. Beloved husband of Patricia Parshall, nee Wieczorek; fond father of Brian Parshall and Craig (Jennifer) Parshall; dear brother of John (Marilyn) Parshall and William (Sandra) Parshall; brother-in-law of Pamela Bland and Rick Wieczorek. Visitation Monday, January 16, 2017, 3 P.M. to Time of Service 8 P.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd. 9445 W. 31st St., Brookfield, IL 60513. Interment Private. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

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Sophia A. Kleisner, nee Londowski

Sophia A. Kleisner, nee Londowski, age 90, of Oakbrook formerly of Cicero, IL and Redgranite, WI. Beloved wife of the late Joseph Kleisner; fond mother of Kenneth (Fran Arcuri) Kleisner and Lon (Roberta) Kleisner; dear grandmother of Kellie (Mance) Setser and Lynette (Matt) Gilbert; dear great grandmother of Jacob Setser and Joseph Setser. Visitation Saturday, January 14, 2017, 10:30 A.M. to Time of Service 11:30 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd. 9445 W. 31st St., Brookfield, IL 60513. Interment Private… Read complete obituary here

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Sandra Ann Reed, nee Wolf

Sandra Ann Reed, nee Wolf, age 77, of Fishers, IN., formerly of Westchester, IL. Beloved wife of the late Robert Erwin Reed; fond mother of Scott Allen (Lyn McClure) Reed and Kimberlie Ann Reed; dear grandmother of Alexandra Grace Reed. Visitation Sunday, January 15, 2017, 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield. Lying in State Monday, January 16, 2017 at Grace Lutheran Church, 4101 Wolf Road, Western Springs, IL, 9:30 A.M. to… Read complete obituary here

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Elaine B. Valenta, nee Vanicek

Elaine B. Valenta, nee Vanicek died peacefully on January 7, 2017 at the age of 85. Born in Berwyn, Elaine lived the majority of her life in Glenview. Her life centered around family, neighbors and friends. Elaine was an enthusiastic world traveler, keen swimmer, avid bridge player, and bowler. For over 20 years Elaine served as office manager for Baekgaard Ltd. in Northbrook. Elaine is preceded in death by her beloved husband Stanley Valenta and was the loving mother of… Read complete obituary here

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Violet C. Behnke, nee Sarson

Violet C. Behnke, nee Sarson, age 95 of St. Charles formerly of LaGrange Park. Beloved wife of the late Richard Herman Behnke; fond mother of Richard (Nancy) Behnke and Eileen (James) Ellison; dear grandmother of Alan (Debbie) Behnke, Laura (Christopher) Gladkowski, Christopher (Jennifer) Behnke, Suzie Ellison, Karen Behnke and Sally (Robert) Montes; great grandmother of Allison Gladkowski, Catherine Gladkowski, Jacob Behnke, Brandon Behnke, Karly Behnke, Katelyn Behnke, Gabby Montes and Natalie Montes; sister of the late Carol Walton. Visitation, Wednesday,… Read complete obituary here

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Christ J. Iatropulos

In Memorial

Christ J. Iatropulos, PhD age 62, of LaGrange Park. Beloved husband of Darlene Iatropulos, nee Kerr; loving father of Michelle and Jamie (Mitch Melton) Iatropulos; dear son of the late James P. Iatropulos and Beulah C. Iatropulos, nee Fasseas; dear brother of the late Peter Iatropulos. A celebration of life gathering for Christ will occur on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 from 5 P.M. to 8 P.M. at the William Tell Holiday Inn, 6201 Joliet Road, Countryside, IL 60525. Arrangements by… Read complete obituary here

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Elizabeth “Lisa” A. Deutscher, nee Evert

Elizabeth “Lisa” A. Deutscher, nee Evert, age 46, of Woodridge, Beloved wife of Michael Cunningham; dear mother of Matthew Robert Deutscher and Callie Margaret Deutscher; loving daughter of Robert Evert and Margaret Evert, nee Brown; dear niece of Dan Brown, Cecelia Brown and Mary Ann Laatz; dear cousin to many. Visitation Wednesday, January 11, 2017, 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Thursday, January 12, 2017, 11:30 A.M. to Time of Service 12 P.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 W.… Read complete obituary here

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Marian G. Laurie, nee Blum

Marian G. Laurie, nee Blum, age 88, of Wilmington, formerly of Brookfield. Beloved wife of the late David Laurie; fond mother of Bonnie Pelland, Melinda “Lindy” (William) Breymeyer and David E. Laurie; dear grandmother of Jason (Angie) Pelland, Joshua (Tomoko) Pelland, Amanda (John) Schmid, Loralee (Joseph) Segreti, Monica (Daniel) Gola, and William Breymeyer Jr.; great-grandmother of Kobe Pelland, Ariana Pelland, Elsa Schmid, Charlotte Gola, Brynn Gola, Joey Schmid, Massimo Segreti, Madelyn Breymeyer, Logan Breymeyer, Mila Segreti and Marco Segreti. Chapel… Read complete obituary here

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Vlasta C. Vlna, nee Kolar

Vlasta C. Vlna, nee Kolar, age 94, of Brookfield. Beloved wife of the late Laddie J. Vlna; fond mother of John (Harriet) Vlna and Jim (Marie) Vlna; dear grandmother of Mary Susan (Bruce) Shannon, Jennifer (Dujuan Pritchett) Vlna, Scott (Natalie)Vlna, Emma (Brian) Farrell and the late John (Adria) Vlna; great-grandmother of Matthew, Reece, Abigail, Audrey, Michael, Poppy, Finn, John and Violet; sister of the late Ermin (Adele) Kolar; sister-in-law of Ruth Vlna. Visitation Friday, January 6, 2017, 10:00 A.M. to… Read complete obituary here

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