John Makay Purchase

John Purchase

John Makay Purchase, age 60, of Downers Grove, formerly of Willow Springs. Beloved husband of Charmaine Purchase, nee Sansone; fond father of Nicole Purchase and the late Anthony Purchase; dear son of Evalia Purchase, nee Zima and the late Ian Purchase; brother of Richard Purchase; friend to many.

On Saturday, April 23, 2022 guests will meet at Hitzeman Funeral Home at 11:45 A.M. to line up for a funeral procession to take John to his final resting place. The procession will leave promptly at 12:00 P.M. and will proceed to Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside. Graveside Service 12:30 P.M.

Arrangements entrusted to Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513 to Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside.

John was an avid motorcyclist, loved to ride whenever he could. He was involved with Toys for Tots and a member of the Elks Club.

Information 708-485-2000 or

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Messages of Condolence

  1. Dawn Kroma condolence:

    Chatmaine, Nikki and families;
    I am so very sorry for your loss. Prayers for peace and comfort.
    Dawn and Lou Kroma

  2. Tiffany Guidi condolence:

    Charmaine I so sorry for lost of John. He was a strong man. Never walked from a channelled. He loved his family. He will never be forgotten. If you to talk just call . I won’t be there in person but my heart is with you. I love you. Tiffany

  3. Paula Klementzos condolence:

    I’m so sorry for your loss, if you need me I’ll be there. You are in my prayers and thoughts. Love you,

  4. Sharon Oles condolence:

    Heavenly Father, please hear
    this prayer for the dead and
    provide these souls with your
    abundance of love as they enter your heavenly kingdom. Help the
    families and loved ones left
    behind to understand that you
    have a plan for everyone.
    Help them to find peace in
    their time of mourning and to
    know that no matter what you
    are always with them through
    the pain that they may be
    Amen Pastor Sharon Oles

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