John Kozik

John Kozik

John Kozik, age 83, of Brookfield, winter resident of Boca Raton, FL. Korean War Army Veteran. Beloved husband of Annette Kozik nee Barich; dear father of Susan (Kelly) Jones, John Kozik and James (Denise) Kozik; loving grandfather of Sean Jones, Alison Jones, William Kozik and Claire Kozik; dear brother of Ludka Gergel. Visitation Friday, June 14, 2013, 3:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd. 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield. Will Lie in State Saturday, June 15, 2013,… Read complete obituary here

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Helen Koutek, nee Wisniewski

Helen Koutek

Helen Koutek, nee Wisniewski, age 89, 63 year resident of La Grange Park.  Beloved wife of the late Emil J. Koutek; fond mother of Kathryn (John) Becker, Nancy (Daniel) Banaszek, Mary Koutek and Robert (Kim) Koutek; dear grandmother of Cassandra (Andrew Loulousis) Becker, Andrew Becker, Danielle Koutek, Robert Koutek Jr., Amy Banaszek and Nora Banaszek; sister of the late Joe Wisniewski, John Wisniewski, Stanley Wisniewski, Walter Wisniewski, Sophie Brinn, Stephan Wisniewski, Anthony Wisniewski and Cecelia Wisniewski; aunt of many nieces… Read complete obituary here

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Anthony M. Garvey

Tony Garvey

Anthony M. Garvey, age 47, of Brookfield. Beloved husband of Sandra M. Garvey, nee Olisar; dear father of Kevin M. Garvey and Karen H. Garvey; son of Michael C. Garvey and Elizabeth P. Garvey; brother of Michael J. (Barb) Garvey and John P. (Michelle) Garvey; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Friday, June 14, 2013, 3:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. and Saturday, June 15, 2013, 9:00 A.M. to 9:30 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd., 9445 West 31st Street,… Read complete obituary here

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Edmond A. Veome

Edmond Veome

Edmond A. Veome, age 73, of La Grange Park. Beloved husband of the late Janice F. Veome, nee Alberico; dear father of Christine (Keith) Cast, Edmond A. (Jack Metzger) Veome Jr., Roger (Dawn) Veome, Robert (Jodi) Veome, Janice (Geno) Howard and the late Nicole Deneufbourg; father-in-law of Daniel (Madeline) Deneufbourg; son-in-law of Florence Aberico; grandfather of 19; brother of Kay (Norbert) Overfield and Carol (the late Larry Dupon) Veome. Visitation Thursday, June 13, 2013, 3:00 P.M. to 9:00P.M. and Friday,… Read complete obituary here

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Manning W. Bristow

Manning Bristow

Manning W. Bristow, age 65, of Steuben, WI, formerly of Lake of the Hills, Rolling Meadows, IL.  Beloved husband of Charlotte Bristow, nee Kulousek; fond father of Marsha F. (Bob) Baker; grandfather of Ashlynn Baker and Brooke Baker; brother of Bruce (Carol) Bristow, Beverly Landrum, Janet (Ronald) Wulf and the late Ronald Bristow; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Thursday, June 13, 2013, 10:30 A.M. to 11 A.M. at… Read complete obituary here

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Leslie E. Rowland

Leslie Rowland

Leslie E. Rowland, age 92, of Brookfield. WWll Navy Veteran. Beloved husband of Elva Rowland, nee Ohotzke; loving father of Pamela Rowland, Gail (Dr. Kevin) Sherin, David (Joanie) Rowland; devoted grandfather of Christopher Rowland, Grace Sherin, Amanda Rowland, Daniel Sherin, Melody Rowland and Jennifer Sherin. Visitation, Sunday, June 9, 2013, 3:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd. 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield. Will Lie in State Monday, June 10, 2013, from 10:30 A.M. to Time of Service… Read complete obituary here

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Diana Anna Wilson, nee Dietschweiler

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Diana Anna Wilson, nee Dietschweiler,  age 83,  of La Grange Park, formerly of Berwyn. Beloved wife of the late Ralph E. Wilson; fond sister of Gary Dietschweiler, the late Marjorie (William) Durkin and Katherine (Roland) Krieger;  aunt of many nieces and nephews. Funeral and Interment Private.  Arrangements by Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd. 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

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Irene Klimek, nee Schimmel

Irene, Klimek

Irene Klimek, nee Schimmel, age 75, of Westmont, formerly of Brookfield. Beloved mother of Cheryl A. (Jerry) Antos, John P. Klimek, Caroline Klimek and Christine A. (Michael) Charpentier; sister of Frank Schimmel;  Visitation Monday, June 3, 2013, 2 P.M. to time of Service 8 P.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd., 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield.  Interment Private.  The Humane Society of the United States, 2100 L St., NW, Washington, D.C. 20037.  Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

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Mary A. Mandarich, nee Dujmovic

In Memorial

Mary A. Mandarich, nee Dujmovich, longtime resident of La Grange Park. Beloved wife of the late George S. Mandarich; loving mother of Maryann (Jerry) Babiar and Stephen (Michelle) Mandarich; dear grandmother of Abigail Babiar, Jessica Babiar, Melissa Babiar, Scott Mandarich and Maggie Mandarich; beloved companion of James Vuchetich. A Private committal service was conducted by a Priest from St. Louise de Marillac Church at Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

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Ruben Perez

Ruben Perez

Ruben Perez, age 52 of Downers Grove.  Beloved son of Maria Guadalupe Perez, nee Fraga and the late Frank Perez; Fond brother of George Perez and Sonia (Pedro) Perez-Morales; loving uncle of Charlotte Perez, Tyler Morales and Travis Morales.   Visitation Friday, May 31, 2013, 3 P.M. to 9 P.M. and Saturday, June 1, 2013,10:30 AM. to 11 A.M at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield.  Funeral Saturday 11 A.M. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery.  Information 708-485-2000 or… Read complete obituary here

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