Alfred J. Foster

Alfred J. Foster, WWII Navy Veteran, age 87, over 50 year resident of LaGrange Park. Retired UAL Mechanic. Cherished husband and Best Friend of Margaret M. Foster, nee Molitor; devoted father of Charles (Cathy) Foster and Joanne Foster; beloved grandfather of Ricky, Robert, Ryan Perez, and Kelly (Shawn) Looper and Michael (Jessica) Foster; proud great grandfather of Alexandrea Perez and Zachary Looper. Brother of Arthur (Jane) Foster. Uncle of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Monday, April 23, 2007 from 4 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Tuesday, April 24, 2007 from 8:45 A.M. to 9:15 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd. 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield Funeral Tuesday 9:15 A.M. to St. Francis Xavier Church, Mass 10 A.M. Interment St. Mary Cemetery, Elmhurst, IL. Memorials appreciated to St. Thomas Hospice or the Congregation of Sisters of St. Joseph. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

Angeline Sassone, nee DeSimone

Angeline Sassone, nee DeSimone, age 80, of La Grange Park, beloved wife of John Sassone; fond mother of Mary F. Sassone; dear grandmother of Athena Katsigiannis and Johnny Katsigiannis; aunt and great-aunt to many nieces and nephews; Visitation Wednesday, March 28, 2007, 2 P.M. to 9 P.M. and Thursday, March 29, 2007, 8:45 A.M. to 9:15 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd. 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield. Funeral Thursday 9:15 A.M. to St. Francis Xavier Church, La Grange, Mass 10 A.M. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Member of The Blue Army. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

George Schmidt

George Schmidt, age 75, Korean War Marine Veteran, of Davis, IL, formerly of La Grange Park; beloved husband of Victoria Schmidt, nee Pauley; dear father of Robert Schmidt and Debra Schmidt-Malik; grandfather of Richard Malik, Andrew (Jennifer Ferguson) Malik, David Schmidt, Steven Schmidt, and Rae Schmidt; Visitation, Sunday, November 12, 2006, 2 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Monday, November 13, 2006, 9 A.M. to 9:30 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd. 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield. Funeral Monday 9:30 A.M. to St. Francis Xavier Church, La Grange; Mass 10 A.M. Entombment Queen of Heaven Cemetery; Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

Florence Pinner, nee DeSimone

Florence Pinner, nee DeSimone, age 84, of La Grange and formerly of Mays Lake, Westmont. Beloved wife of the late George W. Pinner: loving mother of Frank (the late Sue) Giannola, Marian (Tom) Kwilosz and Josie (Jack) Kleinick; dear grandmother Leah (Chris) Wilhelm, Maura Kwilosz, Katie Kleinick, Andrew Kwilosz, Dan Giannola, Jessica Kwilosz and Sam Giannola; dear sister to Angie (John) Sassone. Aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Friday, March 24, 2006 from 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Saturday, March 25, 2006 from 8:45 A.M. to 9:15A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd. 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield. Funeral Saturday 9:15 A.M. to St. Francis Xavier Church Mass 10 A.M. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

Joseph J. Bauer

Joseph J. Bauer, age 59, of La Grange Park; beloved husband of Sue M. Bauer, nee Owens; dear father of Tim Bauer. Brother to Frank Bauer and brother-in-law to Terri Bauer. Brother in-law to Joe, Helen and Judy Owens. Uncle of Dan (fiancé Madeline) Bauer and Carolyn (Derek) White. Visitation Tuesday, February 7, 2006, 2 P.M. to 9 P.M. and Wednesday, February 8, 2006, 8:45 A.M. to 9:15 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 w. 31st Street, Brookfield. Funeral Wednesday 9:15 A.M. to St. Francis Xavier Church, La Grange; Mass 10 A.M. Interment Private. Memorials appreciated to American Heart Association, 208 S. La Salle Street, Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60604. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

Mary Ann Pech

Mary Ann Pech. Visitation Friday, December 30, 2005, 2 P.M. to 9 P.M. and Saturday 8:45 A.M. to 9:15 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield. Funeral Saturday 9:15 A.M. to St. Francis Xavier Church, La Grange. Mass 10 A.M. Interment Private; Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

Marie K. Krolicki, nee Kargol

Marie K. Krolicki, nee Kargol, age 86, of Chicago. Beloved wife of the late Thaddeus D. Krolicki, Loving mother of Thaddeus D. “Ty”, Jr. (Janice) Krolicki, Roger A. (Irma) Krolicki, Nolan J. Krolicki, Merry Dawn (Stanley) Szybowski, and Sterling A. Krolicki: dear grandmother of Vanessa (Paul) Beam, James (Katie) Szybowski, Lisa (Fiancee Daniel Collier) Szybowski, Travis Krolicki, Thaddeus D. Krolicki,III, Chelsea Krolicki, Joshua Krolicki: dear great grandmother of Quinton Beam: sister of Melanie “Molly” (the late Stanley) Ozimek, the late Stella (the late Ben) Ozimek, and Julia (the late Frank) Krolicki. Sister-in-law of Dorothy (Edmund) Sutula, Peggy (the late Joseph) Krolicki and the late Sophie (the late Edward) Natonek; aunt of many nieces and nephews; Visitation Monday, June 27, 2005, 2 PM to 9 PM and Tuesday, June 28, 2005, 8:45 to 9:15 AM at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 W. 31st St., Brookfield, IL Funeral Tuesday 9:15 AM to St. Francis Xavier Church, La Grange. Mass 10 AM. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

Marie F. Pekny, nee Bicek

Marie F. Pekny, nee Bicek, age 93 of La Grange Park, formerly of Cicero, beloved wife of the late Francis “Frank” L. Pekny. Loving mother of Marie (Joseph) Karban, Frances (Edward) Zebig, Frank (Helen) Pekny, Roseanne Pekny, Joseph (Pamela) Pekny, Helen (Petr) Oberding, Georgiana (Frank) Valenzano and Bernadette Sheridan; grandmother of Gina, Michael (Kim), Anita (Wil), Christopher (Kelly), Daniel, Jacqui (Eric), Michael (Julie), Joseph, Jennifer (Adam), Jacqui (Keith), Peter (Theresa), Victoria, Frank (Anna), Kathleen, Colleen; greatgrandmother of Alex, Abbey, Dakota, Stephanie, Grace, Audrey, Anthony, Peyton, Austin and Haley. Sister in law to Rose Bicek. Aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Friday, December 3, 2004 from 2 P.M. to 9 P.M. and Saturday December 4, 2004 from 8:45 A.M. to 9:15 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd. 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield. Funeral Saturday 9:15 A.M. to St. Francis Xavier Church, La Grange Mass 10 A.M. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

Elsie A. Nejedly

Elsie A. Nejedly, age 92 of La Grange Park, beloved daughter of the late Jerry Nejedly and Jessie Nejedly, nee Benes. Fond sister of the late Edna (William) Peters, Adeline (Al) Spencer, Annette (Edmond) Hoffman, Jessie (Frank) Kociara and Jerry Nejedly. Aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Tuesday, November 23, 2004 from 2 P.M. to 9 P.M. and Wednesday, November 24, 2004 from 11:30 A.M. to Noon at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd. 9445 W. 31st St., Brookfield. Funeral Wednesday Noon to St. Francis Xavier Church, LaGrange. Mass 12:30 P.M. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials appreciated to the Alzheimer’s Association. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

Mary A. Kovarik, nee Hnatovic

Mary A. Kovarik, nee Hnatovic, age 90, of Georgetown, TX; formerly of Lyons and Berwyn; beloved wife of the late James Kovarik; fond mother of James F. (Charlene) Kovarik; dear aunt of Marion (Richard) Dusek, John (Barbara) Hnatovic, and Robert Hnatovic; Visitation Friday, October 22, 2004, 3 P.M. to 9 P.M. and Saturday, October 23, 2004, 8:45 A.M. to 9:15 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield. Funeral Saturday, 9:15 A.M. to St. Francis Xavier Church, La Grange. Mass 10 A.M. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery. Member of Berwyn V.F.W. Auxiliary Post 2378. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com