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James Janetopoulos

James Janetopoulos “Sr.”, Army Specialist 4th Class of the 1st Calvary Division Korea; age 88 of Brookfield. Beloved and devoted husband of the late MaryLynn Janetopoulos, nee Onesto; loving father of Christopher (Elena) Janetopoulos, Joanne (Rick) Janetopoulos, James (Julie) Janetopoulos, Jr. and Julie (Jeffery) Lauksmen; dear grandfather of Genevieve Janetopoulos, Margaret Janetopoulos, Leonardo Lauksmen, Lilliana Lauksmen and James Janetopoulos; son...

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John Mann

John L. Mann, age 82, of Midlothian, formerly of Lafayette, IN. Air Force Veteran. Beloved husband of Aurora Mann, nee Lopez; dear father of Brian (Christy) Mann; step Father of Paulina Romo and Vicente (Kristie) Romo; grandfather of Michael (Rebekah) Mann and Michelle Ford; step grandfather of Amanda Romo, Mission Romo, Veda Romo and Cayla Romo; brother of Mary Warwick...

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John Petersen

John Gabriel Petersen, age 26 of LaGrange Park. Beloved son of David Petersen and Debbie M. Petersen, nee Ehrmann; brother of Jacob Petersen; grandson of Carlette (Gary Hammerel) Ehrmann, Richard Ehrmann and the late Herbert (the late Lois) Petersen and the late Dorothy Petersen; nephew of Diane (Greg) Brown, Patricia (Greg) Las Cola, Paul (Kathy) Petersen, Marsha (Gary) Larkins...

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Gerald Ford

Gerald "Jerry" Edwin Ford, 87, Air Force Reserves Veteran, of Brookfield passed away surrounded by love and family on Saturday, June 1, 2024. Adored Father of Melanie Dawn (Roger Lee) Summers and Daniel Evan Ford. Cherished Grandfather of James Lee (Amie Lynn) Summers Sr., Chantilly Dawn (Dustin Ray) DeVore, Sebastian Robert Schaffer Ford, Kaitlyn Mae Ford, Nathan Elliot Ford and Ryan...

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Mary Ann Morici

Mary Ann Morici, nee D’Agostino, age 78, of Lyons. Beloved wife of the late Joseph R. Morici; fond mother of Joseph A. (Angela) Morici and the late Kimberly Morrill; mother in law of Gary (Kathryn) Morrill; grandmother of Kristyn Morrill, Nathan (Georgia) Morrill, Alyson Morici, Dylan Morici, Alayna Morrill, Amber Morrill, Evan Morrill, the late Ryan Morrill and Joseph J....

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William Grabiec, Sr.

William T. Grabiec, Sr., age 86 of Hillside. Beloved husband of Shirley A. Grabiec, nee Nielson; dear father of Christine (Edward) Oresar, Maria Grabiec and William Grabiec, Jr.; grandfather of Michael (Katie) Oresar, Amanda (Sean) Carbone, Nicole Oresar, Brian Grabiec, Kara Grabiec and Brody Grabiec; great grandfather of Mason, Gavin, Tyler, Trevor, Junior, Jeffrey, Briella, Bailey, Cecelia and Jordyn; brother...

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Jean Drummond

Jean E. Drummond, nee Bilek, age 89, of Brookfield. Beloved wife of the late Eldon M. Drummond; fond mother of Barbara (Steve Laurent) Drummond; daughter of the late Andrew Bilek and Eleanor Bilek, nee Austera; dear sister in law of Frances March, the late Annavieve Conner, Dick Drummond, Dolan Drummond, and Lovena Dilley Visitation, Sunday, June 9, 2024 2:00 P.M....

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Agatha "Aggie" J. Steinke

Agatha “Aggie” J. Steinke, nee Mancuso, age 87 of Oak Brook Terrace formerly of Westchester. Aggie passed on June 4, 2024 from complications of Alzheimer’s Disease. She fell in love and married the love of her life William “Bill” L. Steinke (deceased) on September 11, 1955. She was a devoted mother of David Steinke, Michael (Victoria) Steinke, Mary (Steve)...

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Ellen Shepherd

Ellen Rose Shepherd, nee Middleton, age 90, of Westchester, formerly of Hazel Crest. Beloved wife of the late Charles E. Shepherd; loving mother of John, James (Julia), Michael, Jane (the late Steven), Therese (Jose), Margaret, Daniel, Charles (Ty), Catherine and the late Richard and Mary; devoted grandmother of 27; dear great grandmother of 24; sister of Carol (Dan) and Annette...

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Linda Jontry

Linda S. Jontry, nee Akers, age 76, of Lisle, formerly of Western Springs. Beloved wife of the late Richard J. Jontry; sister of the l a t e Robert Akers; sister in law of Eugene (Diane) Jontry; aunt of many nieces and nephews. Linda earned undergraduate and master degrees in education from the University of Illinois and Northern Illinois, respectively. She...

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