Roy W. Hackbush

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Roy W. Hackbush, age 96, of Indian Head Park. Beloved husband of the late Carleeta, survived by daughter Cynthia. Preceded in death by his parents George and Louise Hackbush and brother George (Marie) Hackbush. Survived by sister-in-law Donna Sell, nieces Lucy, Beth and Colette and nephews Ed, Matt, Ron and Bob. Roy was born in Chicago, attended Grace Lutheran School, Farragut High School and Northwestern University. During World War II, he graduated from the Army Air Corp. Finance School at… Read complete obituary here

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Scott A. Richardson

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Scott A. Richardson, age 57, of Brookfield. Beloved husband of Marie E. Smuda; fond brother of Kent Richardson and the late Wayne Paul Richardson; dear son of the late Howard F. Richardson and Donna G. Richardson, nee Kleiser; son-in-law of Elizabeth ”Betty” M. Smuda, nee Wulkowicz and the late Joseph S. Smuda; nephew of Sandy (Carl) Hupert; cousin of Cindy (Don) Malin and Steve (Dana) Hupert; brother in law of Barbara (James) Weber, Susan (Todd) Hitzeman and Richard (JoLynn) Smuda;… Read complete obituary here

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Phyllis F. Michelic, nee Bucnis

Phyllis Michelic

Phyllis F. Michelic, nee Bucnis, age 97, of Lyons formerly of Chicago. Devoted wife of the late George Michelic, Sr.; loving mother of Dale (Miriam Barr) Michelic, George Michelic, Jr., the late Thomas (Sherry) Michelic, Patricia (the late Ralph) Brown and Phillip Michelic; dear grandmother of thirteen; dear great grandmother of twenty three; dear great, great grandmother of two; sister in law of Millie (the late George) Buchwald and Robert (Eleanor) Michelic; aunt of many nieces and nephews. Phyllis enjoyed… Read complete obituary here

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Frances P. Allabastro, nee Mc Donough

Frances Allabastro

Frances P. Allabastro, nee Mc Donough, age 89 of Homer Glenn. Beloved wife of Russell J. Allabastro, Sr.; fond mother of Barbara Jean (the late Joseph) Buscemi, Diane Allabastro and Russell (Terry) Allabastro, Jr.; dear grandmother of Phillip (Vicki) Buscemi, Bryan (Rachael) Buscemi, Beth Ann Allabastro, Jeffrey (Julie) Buscemi, Moreen (William) Butterworth, Robert (Cheryl) Allabastro, Stephen Allabastro, and the late Cassie Jo Allabastro, Russell ( Sandy) Allabastro, III; dear great grandmother of Emma Buscemi, Aiden Buscemi, Connor Allabastro, Hannah Buscemi,… Read complete obituary here

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William J. Duffy

William Duffy

William J. Duffy, age 77, of Brookfield. Army Veteran. Beloved husband of Anita D. Duffy, nee Naus; fond father of Robert P. Duffy, Andrea L. (Christopher) Armatys and Brian J. (Melissa) Duffy; dear grandfather of Sean P. Duffy and Owen J. Duffy; brother of Kent (Sandi) Duffy, Sharon (Dan) Nootons, John (Penney) Duffy and Dennis Duffy; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Thursday, June 18, 2015, 6 P.M. to Time of Service 8 P.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd.… Read complete obituary here

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Albert Ernest Paulin

Albert Paulin

Albert Ernest Paulin, age 87 of La Grange Park. Beloved husband of Lorraine Rose Paulin, nee Welgos; fond father of Barbara (Don) Dusek, Sandra (Mike) Swert and Kimberly (Kevin) Lauterbach; dear grandfather of Kristen (Jaime) Garcia, Dan Dusek, Karl Swert, Jason Lauterbach, Mike Swert, Jr. and Matthew Lauterbach; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Proud Union Carpenter member of local # 1 in Chicago and Retired Locksmith/Carpenter of the Conrad Hilton Hotel. Visitation Wednesday, June 17, 2015, 3 P.M. to… Read complete obituary here

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George L. Poppers

George Popper

George L. Poppers, age 83, of Stickney. Army Veteran, 10th Mountain Division. Beloved husband of the late Betty J. Poppers, nee Black; fond father of Gladys Stevens, Henrietta (Paul) Livingston, Elizabeth Porto, Edwina Cayea and Edward (Teresa) Ziemba; dear grandfather of Kelly (Alejandro) Carbajal, Aaron Livingston, Lisa Sanchez, Brock (Sandra) Livingston, Turson Livingston, Emily Livingston, Michael Taugner, Christina Porto, Michael Cayea, Laura Cayea, April Wilson, Christopher (Jennifer) Wilson, Amber Ziemba, Edward Ziemba and the late Jepson Livingston; dear great grandfather of… Read complete obituary here

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Peter Conrad Horath, Sr.

Peter C. Horath, Sr.

Peter Conrad Horath, Sr., age 75, of Chicago. Beloved husband of the late Geraldine Horath, nee Shanahan; fond father of Peter (Debbie) Horath, Jr., Renee Horath, Jeff Horath and Gerald Horath; dear grandfather of Jeremy Tomkiewicz; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Friday, June 12, 2015, 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Saturday, June 13, 2015, 9 A.M. to 9:30 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd. 9445 W. 31st St., Brookfield, IL 60513. Funeral Saturday 9:30 A.M. to St. Louise… Read complete obituary here

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John “Phil” P. Kushenbach Jr.

John P. Kushenbach Jr

John “Phil” P. Kushenbach Jr., age 63, a Brookfield resident of 50 years; passed on Sunday, June 7, 2015, at Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital. Beloved son of John P. Kushenbach Sr. and the late Glenda J. Kushenbach, nee Miller; fond brother of Karen Kowitz; dear uncle of Spencer Kowitz and Marta Kowitz; nephew of Roger (Ruth) Kushenbach, Thomas (Kathy) Kushenbach and Delbert Miller. Visitation Thursday, June 11, 2015, 11 A.M. to Time of Service 12 Noon at Hitzeman Funeral… Read complete obituary here

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Mary Ellen Kratochvil, nee Stephens

Mary Ellen Kratochvil

Mary Ellen Kratochvil, nee Stephens, age 88, of Brookfield. Beloved wife of the late James A. Kratochvil; fond mother of Barbara Kratochvil, Mary Ann Kratochvil, James (Jill) Kratochvil and Joseph (Mary Ann) Kratochvil, grandmother of Kristin (David) Smith, Kelly (John) Malina, James (Jennifer) Kratochvil, Joseph Kratochvil and John Kratochvil; great-grandmother of Abby Malina, Jordyn Kratochvil, Christian Smith and John Malina; sister of Gladys (Gene) Doering; aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 3 P.M. to 8… Read complete obituary here

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