Frances Alma Winke, nee Cottman

Frances Winke

Frances Alma Winke, nee Cottman, age 97 of Brookfield. Beloved wife of the late Jerome Winke; fond mother of David Winke; the late Paul Winke and the late Donald Winke; sister-in-law of Edward (the late Barbara) Winke; aunt and great aunt of many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents Edward Cottman and Frances Cottman, nee Schmitt; her siblings Helen (Ken) Battles, Joseph Cottman, Rosemary (Ralph) List, Gertrude (Theodore) Scott, Edward (Peggy) Cottman and James (Juanita) Cottman.

Visitation Saturday, October 9, 2021 from 9 A.M. to 10:30 A.M. at
Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield, IL.
Funeral Saturday 10:30 A.M. to St. Barbara Church, Brookfield, IL. for a Mass at 11 A.M.

Per State Mandate All guests attending any indoor services are required to wear a mask.

Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside

Information 708-485-2000 or

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  1. Bill and Mary Ann Clark condolence:

    We are so sorry to here of “Fran’s” passing. What a strong woman she was! May she rest in peace with her husband and sons. Our thoughts from Iowa are with her family.

  2. Joan Del Sarto condolence:

    David – I am so sorry to hear of your
    mom’s passing. I will always remember
    the nice times we had at Thanksgiving
    at Linda and Ken’s home and her delicious
    deviled eggs! Please accept my

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