Laurence J. Fikejs

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Laurence J. Fikejs, age 49, of Batavia, formerly of Westchester. Beloved son of Ronald L. Fikejs and Carol L. Fikejs, nee Pelka; fond brother of Luce (Tim) Burke, Lisa (Scott) Mitchell and Luke (Kim) Fikejs; dear uncle of Bridget Burke, Hannah Burke, Abbey Burke, Briana Edwards, Alex Fikejs, Caleb Fikejs, Christian Fikejs and Chase Fikejs; nephew of nine. Visitation Friday, July 31, 2015, 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd. 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513.… Read complete obituary here

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Elyse Anne Geldermann-Pesola

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Elyse Anne Geldermann-Pesola, age 56, of Brookfield. Beloved wife of Michael Pesola, Sr.; fond daughter of Thomas A. Geldermann and Joan Geldermann, nee McHugh; loving God mother of Kathryn Geldermann, Michael (Emily) Williams, Hannah Geldermann, Lucy Happ and Bobby Murphy; loving step mother of Jason (Keri) Pesola, Joel Pesola, Michael (April) Pesola, Jr., Jessica Pesola and Nicholas Pesola; dear grandmother of six; dear sister of James J. (Vera) Geldermann, Nancy (David) Williams, Janet (James) Happ, Thomas G. Geldermann, Stephen R.… Read complete obituary here

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Sylvester J. Dziak

Sylvester Dziak

Sylvester J. Dziak, age 93, of La Grange. WW II Army Air Corps. Employee of Illinois Bell for 38 years. Beloved husband of the late Elizabeth “Betty” A. Dziak, nee Dunk for nearly 66 years; cherished father of Mary Ann Abel, John (Eileen) Dziak, Margaret (Paul) Rukenbrod, Elizabeth (Glenn) Kryst, Michael (Edna) Dziak, Catherine (David) Hansen, Thomas (Kara) Dziak, Frances (Brendan) Phair and Suzanne (Dr. Ricardo) Calderon; grandfather of 28 preceded in death by grandson Capt. Kevin M. Kryst USMC… Read complete obituary here

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Darlene Joy Lipske

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Darlene Joy Lipske, age 70, of Brookfield. Beloved daughter of the late Arthur F. Lipske and Rouine H. Lipske, nee Roeske; sister of Donna S. (the late Thomas) Young, the late Lynda (the late John) Vincent and Arthur F. Lipske Jr.; aunt of Donald Young, Steven Young, Douglas Young, Matthew Young, Susan (Kenneth) Lord, Brian Lipske, Christine Lipske and Michael Lipske; great-aunt of John Bowlin, Zachary Lord, Austin Lord, Kendra Lord and Alex Young. Funeral and Interment Private. Arrangements by… Read complete obituary here

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Gerald “Jerry” A. Giovanoni

Gerald Giovanoni

Gerald “Jerry” A. Giovanoni, age 86 of Brookfield. Korean War, Navy Veteran and retired Brookfield Police Lieutenant. Beloved son of the late August J. Giovanoni and Kathryn V. Giovanoni, nee Adler; fond companion of Elaine Stukel; loving father in law of Janet (Randy) Brown; dear grandfather of Carissa (Eric Morris) Stevens; also survived by his very special cousins. Visitation Monday, July 13, 2015, 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Tuesday July, 14, 2015, 9 A.M. to 9:30 A.M. at Hitzeman… Read complete obituary here

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Kathleen F. Chamberlin

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Kathleen F. Chamberlin, age 66, of Westchester. Loving mother of Robert Smith. Dear aunt of Melanie (Herb) Varner, Patrick (Karen) Brown, Matthew (Kristine) Brown, Jonathan Brown and the late Jeffrey Brown. Great aunt of many nieces and nephews. Sister of the late Dorothy (Jay) Brown. Visitation Friday, July 10, 2015 from 10 A.M. to Time of Service 12 P.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 West 31st. Street, Brookfield, IL 60513. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery. Kathleen was an avid reader and… Read complete obituary here

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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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