Richard J. Jontry

In Memorial

Richard J. Jontry, age 72, of Western Springs. Beloved husband of Linda S. Jontry, nee Akers; dear brother of Eugene (Diane) Jontry; fond brother-in-law of Robert Akers; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Saturday, September 20, 2014, 10 A.M. to time of Service 12 Noon at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield, IL Interment Bronswood Cemetery. Information 708-485-2000 or

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  1. Donna Budil condolence:

    Dear Linda & Family,
    My heart goes out to you on the loss of Rich. He was a wonderful person and terrific friend and he will truly be missed. Whenever I make pickles in the future I will always remember how much he enjoyed them 🙂
    Please know that you can lean on our longtime friendship in days to come.

    With Sympathy and Love, Donna

  2. Gary Elmen condolence:

    To a fine man, a dedicated caring teacher, a generous colleague, and a principled leader.
    We will miss you.
    Gary Elmen

  3. Gretchen S. condolence:

    Herr Jontry was one of the coolest old guys I have ever had the pleasure of meeting. My deepest condolences to you and your family.
    Schockieren die traurige Affen.

  4. Tricia Gronlulnd condolence:

    I enjoyed working with Rich throughout my years in District 99. I am sad that he is gone – he will be missed. He was one of the kindest people I know.

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