Dorothy K. Husa, nee Knol

Dorothy Husa

Dorothy K. Husa, nee Knol, age 94 of Riverside, formerly of Brookfield. Beloved wife of the late Robert Husa; loving mother of Robert (Rosemarie) Husa, Carol Kartje and Lorene (Larry) O’Connell; dear grandmother of Nicholas (Shannon) DeVincent, Elizabeth Kartje, Catherine Kartje, Charles O’Connell, Margaret O’Connell, Clare O’Connell; great grandmother of Ryder DeVincent and Rowan DeVincent; predeceased by all of her brothers, sisters and in-laws, Louis (Evelyn) Knol, Jacob Knol, Mary (Ted) Spieker and Richard (Pat) Husa; aunt of many nieces and nephews.


Visitation Thursday, February 29, 2024 from 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Friday, March 1, 2024 from 10:00 A.M. to 11 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 9445 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513. Funeral Friday 11 A.M.

Inurnment Private Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood.

Memorials appreciated to the American Lung Association, 55 W. Wacker, Dr. Ste. 1150, Chicago, IL 60601

Information 708-485-2000 or

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Messages of Condolence

  1. Carol Barnhart condolence:

    Carol and family, I am so very sorry for the loss of your mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  2. Louie Knol condolence:

    My condolences to you and your family for your loss.

  3. Sandra (Parsons) Clark condolence:

    Carol and family,

    Rob and I are sending deepest condolences to you and your family. We will keep all in our prayers for comfort and peace.

    Rob and Sandra Clark

  4. Cherie Polatsidis condolence:

    I’m so sorry for your loss
    My condolences to you and your family
    Your mother was such a happy wonderful lady. She wil be greatly missed.

  5. Patricia Boylan condolence:

    Carol –
    We are So sorry to hear you lost your Mom. Wishing you peace during this difficult time.
    Tricia and Roger

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