Arthur J. Platek

Arthur J. Platek, age 75 of Libertyville, formerly of Cicero. Dear son of the late Joseph and Catherine Platek, nee Trojanowski; dear brother of Joseph (the late Arlene) and the late Theresa B. Vana; uncle of Jolene Kappes (Robert), Debra Kozerski (David), William Platek (Gail), Phillip Vana (Sharon), Glenn Vana (Janet), Laura Shapiro (the late Hal); great uncle of Aaron and Nathan Kappes, William (Carrie), Timothy, and Robert Kozerski, Kaitlyn Rosales (Frankie) and Marie Platek, Tracy Johnson (Michael) and Christopher Vana, Valerie and Kimberly Vana, and Jacob Shapiro; great-great uncle of several.

Interment Wednesday, January 24, 2024 at Resurrection Cemetery, Justice, IL. Please meet at the Cemetery Office at 2:00 P.M.

Arrangements entrusted to Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 9445 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513.

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  1. Jolene R Kappes condolence:

    Our Uncle was very loved in his life. I know beyond doubt that Artie has always been a beloved child of God and has been welcomed into joyful peaceful eternal life. We will remember Artie for the good things he brought to our family and for his courage and patience through illness and infirmities.

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