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Donna Jean Tuider, nee Bzduch

Donna Tuider

Donna Jean Tuider, nee Bzduch, age 69, of Winfield formerly of North Riverside. Beloved wife of Robert Tuider, fond mother of Kristina (Ashish) Patel; grandmother of Ashtin Patel and grandmother to be of Mila Patel; sister of Ann (Martin) Pennino; friend to all. Donna was a dedicated educator as a fifth grade teacher in Cicero District 99 for 12 years. Acting upon her passion for teaching, she founded the Sts. Peter & Paul Preschool where she was the director and… Read complete obituary here

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Antoinette Rose Lake, nee Tota

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Antoinette Rose Lake, nee Tota, age 86, of Brookfield. Fond mother of Janet (the late Michael) DeCoste, the late Phyllis Lake and Barbara Lake; aunt of Mary Lin (Don) Nicholson, Robert Gonnella, Therese (Patrick) Sullivan, Sharon Weldy and Kristen (Greg) Seul; mother figure of Laura (Todd) Bagent, Leah (Jim) Sheridan and Lynn Pahlke. Visitation Friday, January 28, 2022 from 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Saturday, January 29, 2022 from 9:00 A.M. to 9:30 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd.,… Read complete obituary here

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Dorothy Gomolinski, nee Urbaniec

Dorothy Gomolinski

Dorothy Gomolinski, nee Urbaniec, age 86, of La Grange Park. Beloved wife of the late Chester F. Gomolinski; dear mother of Dawn M. (Robert) Olmstead, Mary E. (Cynthia Schaadt) Gomolinski and the Honorable William E. (Joyce) Gomolinski. (Ret.); grandmother of Robert (Paula) Olmstead, Edward (Laurie) Simanek, Nicholas (Shawnna) Olmstead, Ryan (Jenna) Olmstead, William M. (Allison) Gomolinski, Anne E. (Martin) O’Connor and Samuel B. Gomolinski; great grandmother of Robert Olmstead, Andrew Olmstead, Raine Olmstead and Liam Gomolinski. Lying in State Friday,… Read complete obituary here

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Dolores McDaniel, nee Stejskal

Dolores McDaniel

Dolores McDaniel, nee Stejskal, age 92. A Brookfield resident since 1955. Beloved wife of the late James McDaniel; devoted mother of Amy (Gregor) Mitrenga; loving grandmother of Paige Mitrenga, Gavin Mitrenga, and Tess Mitrenga. Visitation Saturday, January 22, 2022 from 12:00 P.M. to time of Service at 2 P.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd., 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield. Per State mandate, all guests attending any indoor services are required to wear a mask. Interment Chapel Hill Gardens West Cemetery,… Read complete obituary here

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Robert J “Fireman Bob” Negoski

Robert Negoski

Robert J “Fireman Bob” Negoski, age 78, of Oak Park formerly of Chicago. Vietnam Army Veteran. Beloved husband of the late Betty Negoski, nee Hawks; fond father of Jeanette Negoski; step father of Peggy (Vince DiCola) Hugelier, Michael (Jackie) Hugelier, Tracy (Alex) Garcia and John (Tina) Hohmann; step grandfather of Krystal (Kyle) Piotrowski, Gina Hugelier, Anthony Hugelier, Gabi (Chris Diaz) Hohmann, Alyssa (Gunner) Carlson, Rachele Garcia, Jessie Garcia, Michael Hugelier Jr. and Cody Garcia; step great grandfather of Lyle Carlson,… Read complete obituary here

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James P. Sandford

James P. Sandford, age 77, of LaGrange Park formerly of Brookfield. Beloved husband of over 50 years of Sandra S. Sandford, nee Slechta; fond father of James (Carianne) Sandford and Peter (Annie) Sandford; dear grandfather of Paige Sandford; brother of Sue (Ken) Smith and the late Judy (the late Dan) Chatten; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Memorial Visitation Sunday, January 23, 2022 from 1 P.M. to time of Service 3 P.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 9445… Read complete obituary here

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Jennifer Lynn Jani, nee Youngmark

Jennifer Jani

Jennifer Lynn Jani, nee Youngmark, age 42, of Brookfield, formerly of Aurora passed away unexpectedly on January 15, 2022. Beloved wife of John Jani; loving mother of Amelia; dear daughter of John (Tiffany) Youngmark and Karen Fatout; sister of Mary Youngmark, Heather Youngmark and Chelsea (Ryan) Hammer; aunt of Connor Hammer; daughter in law of John (Ruth) Jani and Elizabeth (Peter) Jaffe; sister in law of Jeff Jani; granddaughter of Barb Fatout; preceded in death by Grandparents Samuel Fatout and… Read complete obituary here

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Audrey Krizenecky, nee Tomas

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Audrey Krizenecky, nee Tomas, age 86, of La Grange Park. Beloved wife of the late Charles Krizenecky; fond mother of the late William C. Krizenecky; mother-in-law of Katherine Krizenecky, nee Lutz; dear grandmother of Lauren Krizenecky and Jessica Krizenecky; sister of the late Charles Tomas, daughter of the late William Tomas and Sylvia Tomas, nee Hobsek. Visitation Saturday, January 22, 2022 from 9:30 A.M. to time of Service 10:00 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd., 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield.… Read complete obituary here

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Walter E. Kessler

Walter E. Kessler, age 89 of Brookfield. Beloved husband of the late Mildred Kessler, nee Predny; dear brother of the late Dale (the late Catherine) Kessler the late Allen (Barbara) Kessler; uncle of Dr. Kenneth (Elizabeth) Kessler. Visitation Wednesday, January 19, 2022 from 3:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd., 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield, Il 60513. Lying in State Thursday, January 20, 2022 from 10:00 A.M. to time of Service 10:30 A.M. at Sts. Peter &… Read complete obituary here

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Winifred L. Schuett, nee Pullman

Winifred Schuett

Winifred L. Schuett, nee Pullman, age 97, of LaGrange Park, formerly of Cicero. Beloved wife of the late Arthur H. Schuett, devoted mother of Arthur G. (Crystal) Schuett and Dorothy (the late William) Cochran; loving grandmother of Kurt (Carrie) Schuett, Erin Cochran, Matthew (Rachel) Cochran, Kenneth (Jason Morrow) Schuett; proud great grandmother of Avery Schuett, Daniel Cochran and Lucas Cochran; sister of the late George (the late LaVergne) Pullman and Dorothy Pullman; aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Tuesday,… Read complete obituary here

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