Current Obituaries

Goedel Kienzle, nee Siebenmark

Goedel Kienzle, nee Siebenmark, age 83 of La Grange Park, IL.  Beloved wife of the late Erwin G. Kienzle; fond mother of Walter Kienzle; dear sister to the late Rolf Siebenmark and Walther Siebenmark. Visitation, Monday, January 20, 2020 from 10 A.M. to time of Service 11 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd. 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield. Interment Forest Home Cemetery, Forest Park. Memorials appreciated to St. Paul Lutheran Church, Corner of Park and Grant, Brookfield, IL 60513. Information… Read complete obituary here

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Shirley “Buzzie” Wagendorf, nee Mihalcean

Shirley “Buzzie” Wagendorf, nee Mihalcean, age 92, of Downers Grove. Beloved wife of the late Andrew J. Wagendorf, dear sister of Phyllis Giles, the late Anna Mae (the late Carl, Sr.) Saks and the late Ronald Mihalcean, Sr.; aunt, great aunt and great great aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Tuesday, January 21, 2020 from 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Wednesday, January 22, 2020 from 8:30 A.M. to 9 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd. 9445 W. 31st… Read complete obituary here

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Steve M. Boricevic

Steve M. Boricevic, age 45 of Brookfield.   Services Private. Interment Private. Arrangements Entrusted to Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 9445 W. 31st, Brookfield, IL  60513 Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

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Dianne Marie Margaret Kronika, nee Schleitwiler

Dianne Kronika

Dianne Marie Margaret Kronika, nee Schleitwiler, age 66 of Bourbonnais, formerly of Cicero.  Beloved wife of James Alan Kronika, fond mother of Jessica (Alexander Bregola) Kronika,  Jacob (Veronica Niechajczk) Kronika and David (Nastassia Whitten) Kronika; sponsor to Christian Lacerona of the Phillipines and Jatendra Kumar of India; dear grandmother of Mykaela Kronika, Kaden Kronika, Jeanette Kronika and Harold Kronika; sister of Barbara (Tony) Sakalys, Paul (Mary Nichols) Schleitwiler, Judith Schleitwiler Wolicki and the late Beverly McHugh (Thomas), Patrick (Noelle) Schleitwiler… Read complete obituary here

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Doreen Charbonneau, nee Pribyl

Doreen Charbonneau, nee Pribyl, age 56 of LaGrange Park. Beloved wife of Robert Charbonneau, fond mother of Michael, Lauren and Evan Charbonneau; sister of Carol (Marty) Havlik and the late Nancy (Larry) Manno, dear aunt of Jeff (Amy), Scott (Sophie Feng) and Jonathan (Gina) Havlik, and Larry (Karl) and Anthony Manno; great aunt of Nicholas and Logan Havlik. Visitation Thursday, January 16, 2020 from 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Friday, January 17, 2020 from 10:30 A.M. to time of… Read complete obituary here

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Mariela Bustamante – Duran

In Memorial

Mariela Bustamante – Duran, age 97 of LaGrange Park, formerly of Columbia. Services and Interment are Private Arrangements Entrusted to Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 9445 W. 31st, Brookfield, IL  60513 Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com  

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Jerome “Jerry” M. Gaydusek

Jerome M. Gaydusek, age 78 of Bolingbrook, formerly of Brookfield. Army Veteran. Beloved husband of Helenka E. Gaydusek, nee Prager, fond father of Karole (Phil Arnone) Gaydusek and James (Sandra) Gaydusek; step grandfather of Jackie Hanson, Philip (Adrienne) Arnone III, Ryan Arnone; deda of Jadalyn Dawn Hanson and Giovanna Rae Arnone; brother of John (the late Eleanor) Gaydusek and Judy (Walter) Cudecki; uncle, cousin and friend to many. Visitation Tuesday, January 14, 2020 from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. at… Read complete obituary here

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Casimir “Kip” L. Orawiec

Casimir Orawiec

Casimir “Kip” L. Orawiec, age 92, WWII Army Veteran, of Brookfield.  Beloved husband of Helen Keeffe – Orawiec, nee Kluchenovich and the late Irene Orawiec.  Loving father Joanne (Larry) Moleski; grandfather of Michael (Sandi) Moleski and Lisa (Brady) Schyler; Kip was predeceased by 1 sister and 5 brothers;  step father of Kathleen (Ed) Krajniak, Michael Keeffe, Dennis (Dawn) Keeffe, Mary (Barb Clish) Keeffe, Patrick (Pam) Keeffe, Jean (Mike) Maves and Nadine Keeffe; grandfather and great grandfather of many. Casimir will… Read complete obituary here

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John B. Toland

John Toland

John B. Toland, age 67 of Brookfield. Beloved husband of Joanne C. Toland, nee Aylesworth, fond father of Zach (Meghan) and Samantha; dear grandfather of McKenna, Maeve, Cian and Moira; son of the late Bernard and Joan; brother of Michael (Cathy), Patrick, Richard (Kristin) and the late Bernard and the late Hugh. Visitation Friday, January 10, 2020 from 3 P.M. to time of Service 8 P.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513.… Read complete obituary here

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Patricia Baldwin, nee Lange

Patricia Baldwin, nee Lange, age 74, of Brookfield.  Beloved wife of 38 years to the late Michael F. Baldwin; loving daughter of the late Walter F. Lange and Helen M. Lange; fond sister of the late Madelyne (Charles) Lynch; sister in law of the late Elizabeth (Alan) Jose and Carolyn (the late Robert) Sharpe;  fond aunt of many. Visitation Monday, January 6, 2020 from 9:00 A.M. to time of Mass at St. Barbara Church, 4008 Prairie Avenue, Brookfield, IL 60513. … Read complete obituary here

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