Current Obituaries

Mollie F. Amerson, nee Thompson

Mollie F. Amerson, nee Thompson, age 87 of Dixon, IL formerly of Chicago. Beloved wife of the late James P. Amerson, fond mother of Roger (Michelle) Amerson, Randy Amerson and the late Reginald (Annette) Amerson, the late Paul (JoAnn) Amerson, grandmother of Susan (Scott) Johnson, James Amerson, John (Melissa Greschke) Amerson, Regina (Brian) Egloff; great grandmother of Joseph, Claire, Nolan and Greyson; sister of David Thompson and the late Pearly May Ferguson, Bill Thompson, Punch Thompson, Pauline Crum, Charles Thompson,… Read complete obituary here

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Steven Charles Sterba

Steven Charles Sterba, age 68 of Willowbrook. Beloved husband of Barbara Sterba, nee Lange; son of Elaine Sterba, nee Fink and the late George Sterba; brother of Warren (Wanda) Sterba; brother-in-law of Kathleen (David) Albers; uncle of April, Samantha and Naomi Sterba, Daniel (April) Albers and Kristin Albers; nephew of Agnes Pajer; cousin of many. Steven was actively involved in a number of area orchestras and served as an orchestra director at Addison Trail Middle School, Addison, Hinsdale Central Township… Read complete obituary here

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Chester “Chet” A. Childs

Chester “Chet” A. Childs, age 74, of Forest Park.  Navy Veteran.  Beloved brother of Karen Richmond, Laurie (Edward) Parker and Debra (Peter) Desmond; fond uncle of Carrie Parker, Michelle Shapiro, Missy (Craig) Zilm, Jeff (Shayla) Parker, Jim Pilkey and Laura Pilkey Maron; dear friend of Adrienne Adelman. Visitation Friday, October 26, 2018 from 3 P.M. to 9 P.M. and October 27, 2018, 9:00 A.M to 9:30 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield. Funeral Saturday… Read complete obituary here

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Thorkil Winther

Thorkil Winther passed peacefully Saturday October 6th, 2018, at the Danish Home of Chicago, surrounded by his immediate family. Thorkil would have been 90 years old October 22nd, and was grateful for having lived a long, fulfilling life – most proud of having married ‘the woman of his dreams’, nee Ingrid Salvesen, and for raising ‘three beautiful daughters’ – Tina, Sonja and Linda. Thorkil was born in Aarhus, Denmark, to Clara and Boye Winther, and had an elder sister, Inge,… Read complete obituary here

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Maureen L. D’Altorio, nee Monti

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Maureen L. D’Altorio, nee Monti, age 80 of Brookfield. Beloved wife of 56 years of Salvatore D’Altorio; loving mother of Jim (Maggie King) D’Altorio, Paul (the late JoAnn) D’Altorio and Michelle (Frank) Cvitanovich; dear grandmother of Danny, Chris, Gianni, Brandon, Taylor, Frank and Luke; sister of the late Terrell (Bonnie Laky) Monti; aunt of Armando, Gianni, Massimo, Theresa, Tony, Valentina and Giovanni. Memorial gathering Friday, October 19, 2018 from 10 A.M. to time of Service 11 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral… Read complete obituary here

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William J. Wilhite

William J. Wilhite, age 74, of Naperville formerly of Brookfield.  Caring ex-husband of June Prescott.  Beloved father of James (Emily) Wilhite; dear grandfather of William Wilhite and Theresa Wilhite; brother of Ralph (Lynn) Wilhite; uncle of Donald Wilhite, Dane Wilhite and the late Elizabeth Wilhite. Visitation Tuesday, October 9, 2018 from 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Wednesday, October 10. 2018 from 11:30 A.M. to time of service 12 Noon at Hitzeman Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 9445 West 31st… Read complete obituary here

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Robert “Bob” C. Hall, Sr.

Robert “Bob” C. Hall, Sr., age 69, of Brookfield.  Beloved husband of Barbara A. Hall, nee Janoch; loving father of Robert (Elizabeth) Hall Jr. and Rebecca (John) Tingley; dear grandfather of Owen Hall, and Madeline and Charlotte whom are already in Heaven; brother of Roy McCuan; fond uncle of Tanya Janoch; brother in law of Joseph (Karen) Janoch.  Visitation Thursday, October 4, 2018 from 2 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Friday, October 5, 2018, 10:30 A.M to 11 A.M. at… Read complete obituary here

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Vincent Sandoval

Vincent Sandoval, Vietnam War Veteran, age 69, of LaGrange Park.  Beloved Husband of Sylvia Sandoval, nee Ramirez; loving son of the late Jesus Sandoval and the late Elida Sandoval, nee Gonzales;  dear brother of Thelma (Reynaldo) Ruiz and Deyanira (Benjamin) Romero; uncle of Benny Romero, Daniel Ruiz, Miguel Romero, Victor Ruiz, David Ruiz and Julio Romero; great uncle of many.  Visitation Friday, October 5, 2018 from 3 P.M. to time of Service 8 P.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation… Read complete obituary here

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Dorothy Anne Gargano, nee Bubel

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Dorothy Anne Gargano, nee Bubel, age 88 of North Riverside passed away on Thursday, September 27.  Beloved mother of Gina Chorover (Jon), Laura  Gargano and Patricia Gargano; grandmother of Talia and Nathan;  sister of Charles Bubel (Mary Lou), Richard Bubel and the late George Bubel, Mary Bombino and Paul Bubel; aunt of many nieces and nephews.  Dorothy was a strong woman who found joy in life’s simple pleasures.  She loved her North Riverside community and the house she lived in… Read complete obituary here

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Bryan Reno

Bryan Reno, age 25 of Brookfield. Beloved son of Maria Reno, nee Gomez and John Reno; loving brother of Marvin Reno; grandson of Raquel and Luis Gomez; nephew of many; cousin of many. Visitation Friday, September 28, 2018 from 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513. Interment Private. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

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