Jeanne L. Bergthold, nee Sullivan

Jeanne L. Bergthold, nee Sullivan, age 49, of Brookfield. Beloved wife of James W. Bergthold, proud and loving mother of David Sullivan and Joe Bergthold; fond daughter of Robert J. Sullivan and Elizabeth E. Sullivan, nee Drayton; dear sister of David (Susanna) Sullivan, Daniel Sullivan and Carol (Jack) Urbanek; sister-in-law Robert C. (Susan) Bergthold and Marilyn A. (Anthony) Sarnelli; aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Friday, September 5, 2014, 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Saturday, September 6, 2014, 9 A.M. to 9:30 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield. Funeral Saturday 9:30 A.M. to St. Louise de Marillac Church, La Grange Park. Mass 10 A.M. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Elementary Grade School Teacher in Chicago Public School System. Proud graduate of University of Illinois Champaign and completed Masters Degree in Education at DePaul University. Memorials appreciated to the Bergthold Children’s Education Fund. Information 708-485-2000 or

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  1. Jenny Gamboa condolence:

    My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. Jim, Joe and David we will be here for you always. Love The Gamboa’s

  2. Gatch Family condolence:

    Our hearts go out to the Bergthold family. We are truly sorry for your loss. If at all you need anything, anything at all we are here to help! Our number is in the old St. Barbara’s Book if you still have it. If not you can contact Mrs. Gamboa and she can contact us. Prayers from us will be with you always!

  3. Kathy Krajniak condolence:

    You are all in my prayers. We just need to remember she is no longer in pain and is now her boys’ special angel. If you ever need anything PLEASE know there are many St. Louise families there for you.

    Kathy Krajniak

  4. Josephine condolence:

    My deepest condolence to the family may god bless them

  5. Kathy Pignato nee Borchardt condolence:

    There are no words.
    God Bless you all

  6. Ann Marie Sebastiano condolence:

    Special prayers for such a special person, my sincere condolences to the family.

  7. Mary Jandes condolence:

    My thoughts and prayers are with you. I have many memories of Jeanne growing up next door to me. She will not be forgotten.

  8. Barb & Bill Einhauser condolence:

    My heart and prayers are going out to the Sullivan and Bergthold families. I am so sorry for your loss. I know there are no words to console you at this time, but know that God and the angels welcomed Jeanne with opened arms. May God Bless all of you.
    Love, Barb

  9. Geoffrey Wright condolence:

    Liz, Vicki & I are so sorry to hear of your loss. Our deepest condolences to you and your family.

  10. Mike & Pamela Pope condolence:

    Our prayers are with your families as you move through this most difficult time. God bless and keep you.

  11. Jen Reynolds condolence:

    I offer you my deepest sympathy. I realize that there is no human explanation for how life unfolds. God’s plan is sometimes different than we think it should be. Please know that my prayers are offered up for your family. May you feel God’s loving mercy and peace.

    In prayer and love, Jen

  12. Matt Wilson condolence:

    Bob, Liz & kids; Jim, David & Joe: I’m so very sorry for your loss, and that I will be unable to join you to celebrate Jeanne’s life this weekend. Jeanne and all of you have been in by prayers over the past several months, and will continue to be. God Bless you all.

  13. Sam Mulay condolence:

    Liz, Please accept our heartfelt condolences for your loss. Words fall short at a time like this, but know only that she fought the good fight and is now welcome in the peace of God’s hands. Thoughts and prayers always.

    Sam, Debbie and Deanna

  14. Piero Garcia condolence:

    “The death of anyone, diminishes me.” Mark Twain Thoughts, Prayers and Sympathies from the Garcia family.

  15. Carolyn Lumpkin condolence:

    My condolences to the family on your loss. I was a co worker of Jeanne’s for many years, and this comes as a surprise . May God grant you peace, which surpasses all understanding.

  16. Annette Dowd condolence:

    Please accept my condolences in the loss of Jeanne. I worked with ‘Ms. Sullivan’, and she was truly a kind person and caring teacher. My prayers are with your family.

  17. Margaret condolence:

    I send my condolences to the family members of Jeanne L. Bergthold may the hear of prayer… and the God of comfort, give your family the power beyond what is normal… 2 Cor 4:7…. to endure this difficult time without your love one. I am sorry for your loss….….

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