Mary T. Bresingham

Mary Bresingham

Mary T. Bresingham, age 85. Of La Grange Park. Beloved sister of Imelda Terrazino, Anne Bresingham, John (Barbara) Bresingham, Agnes (Richard)  Cimbalista, the late Dolores Knapp and Rita Terrazzino; fond aunt of many nieces and nephews; Visitation Monday, August 5, 2013, 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Tuesday, August 6, 2013 9 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 A.M. Interment Queen… Read complete obituary here

Offer Condolence for the family of Mary T. Bresingham


Kathleen L. Maher, nee Groch

Kathleen Maher 2

Kathleen L. Maher, nee Groch, age 63, of Brookfield. Beloved companion of David E. Laurie; fond mother of Kimberly A. Fields and Dr. Jennifer L. (Christopher) Caris; dear daughter of Dolores Groch, nee Burns and the late Alphonse Groch; loving grandmother of Alexander “A.J.” Fields, Meryn Caris, Levin Caris, Everett Caris and Lena Caris; sister of Sharon (Barry Lifschultz) Groch, Jeff (Cerise) Groch and Jon (Nancy) Groch. Visitation Friday, August 2, 2013, 3 P.M. to time of Service 8 P.M.… Read complete obituary here

Offer Condolence for the family of Kathleen L. Maher, nee Groch


Ronald J. Valentine

Ronald Valentine

Ronald J. Valentine, age 70, of La Grange Park. Army Veteran.  Beloved husband of the late Rosemarie Valentine, nee Kumzi; dear friend of Mary Lynn Keir; loving father of Jason E. Valentine and the late Jonathan A. Valentine; fond brother of Maryann Cervi, Richard Valentine, Lois (Rocco) Pravidica, Claudette Valentine and the late Carl Valentine; uncle of many nieces and nephews.  Visitation Tuesday, August 6, 2013, 3 P.M. to 9 P.M. and Wednesday, August 7, 2013, 9:00 A.M. to 9:30… Read complete obituary here

Offer Condolence for the family of Ronald J. Valentine


Genevieve Trojniar, nee Ovcar

In Memorial

Genevieve Trojniar, nee Ovcar, age 98, of Brookfield, formerly of Chicago. Beloved wife of the late Edward Trojniar; fond sister of the late Joseph Ovcar, Alex Ovcar and Ann Wojtanek; dear aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Tuesday, July 30, 2013, 11 A.M. to time of Mass 12 Noon at St. Barbara Church, 4008 Prairie Ave. Brookfield, IL. Entombment Resurrection Cemetery. Arrangements by Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd. 9445 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

Offer Condolence for the family of Genevieve Trojniar, nee Ovcar


Kay L. Okinski, nee Zematis

Kay Okinski

Kay L. Okinski, nee Zematis, age 52, of Lyons, formerly of Oak Park and Cicero.  Beloved wife of John R. Okinski; fond sister of Kathleen (Dennis) Ponczek, Karen Tokarski, Keith (Julia) Zematis, Kimberly (Mark) Boden, Kevin (Scott McWilliams) Zematis, Kelly (Millizette) Zematis and Kenneth Zematis; fond god-mother of Chloe Boden; aunt of many nieces and nephews.  Visitation Sunday, July 28, 2013, 2 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Monday, July 29, 2013, 9 A.M. to 9:30 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home… Read complete obituary here

Offer Condolence for the family of Kay L. Okinski, nee Zematis


Daniel Jerome Shields

Daniel Shields

Daniel Jerome Shields, age 71, of Berwyn. Vietnam Army Veteran. Dear father of Richard (Trish) Shields and Jennifer Wiseman; loving grandfather of 6; great grandfather of 3; fond brother of Robert J. (Chris) Shields, Lawrence J. (Janina) Shields and Martin J. (Sherrie) Shields; fond uncle of Lisa. Private Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Arrangements by Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd. 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

Offer Condolence for the family of Daniel Jerome Shields


Robert Frank Kuchynka

Robert Kuchynka

Robert Frank Kuchynka, age 79, of Cicero, formerly of Brookfield. Army Veteran. Former husband of Bette Kuchynka, nee Jack; dear father of Catherine “KO” (Bryan) Shanahan, Thomas Robert (Amy) Kuchynka, Carol Kuchynka and the late Paul Lawrence Kuchynka; fond grandfather of Michael Shanahan, Kevin Shanahan, Corey Kuchynka and Tim Kuchynka; brother of Shirley Kenney; dear friend of Raquel Guerrero; uncle of a niece and nephew. Visitation Monday, July 29, 2013, 3:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. and Tuesday, July 30, 2013,… Read complete obituary here

Offer Condolence for the family of Robert Frank Kuchynka


Richard John Galuska

Richard Galuska

Richard John Galuska, age 66, of La Grange Park, beloved husband of Joy Galuska, nee Rusch; loving father of John (Alice) Galuska, Kate Galuska, Sarah (Vaughn Reddy) Galuska, Ann (Karl) Sokol, Becca Galuska and Jacob (Kate Wozniak) Galuska; dear grandfather to Hannah O’Laughlin, David Dobie-Galuska, Nora O’Laughlin, Toudora Dobie-Galuska, Athanasius Sokol, Isaiah Sokol, Arlo Reddy, Meena Dillender, Obadiah Sokol, Eulalia Sokol and Baby Reddy; great-grandfather of Leah O’Laughlin; brother of Patricia Witkiewicz. Visitation August 4, 2013, 2:30 P.M. to Time… Read complete obituary here

Offer Condolence for the family of Richard John Galuska


Michael Joseph Vivona

Michael Vivona

Michael Joseph Vivona, age 88, of La Grange Park. WW ll Army Veteran. Beloved husband of Rosemary Vivona, nee Bafaro; dear father of Louise (the late Steven) Vivona- Miller, Rick (Cindy) Vivona and Barbara (Jim) Riccio; devoted grandfather of Amanda Riccio, Matt Vivona, Jason (Angela) Riccio, Dana Vivona, Sarah Bottini and Juliana Bottini; dear brother of Nick (the late Eleanor) Vivona and the late Daniel (Helen) Vivona and Dominick ( the late Arlene) Vivona; uncle of many nieces and nephews.… Read complete obituary here

Offer Condolence for the family of Michael Joseph Vivona


Evelyn M.Triebe

Evelyn Triebe

Evelyn M.Triebe, age 95, of Libertyville formerly of Grayslake and Brookfield.  Beloved sister of Geraldine (Philip) Vance, the late Viola Triebe and the late William Triebe; fond aunt of Bradley (Jane) Vance and Lisa (Chuck) Kowalski; great aunt of Jackie Vance, Erin Kowalski, Trevor Kowalski and Jay Vance. Visitation Friday, July 26, 2013, 11 A.M. to Time of Service 12 Noon at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 W 31st, Brookfield.  Internment Bethania Cemetery.  Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

Offer Condolence for the family of Evelyn M.Triebe