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Chester “Chet” A. Childs


American FlagChester “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 9:30 A.M. to St Louise de Marillac Church, 1144 Harrison Ave, La Grange Park, IL 60513 (Corner or 30th & Raymond), Mass 10:00 A.M.

Subsequent Private Interment at Assumption Cemetery, Wheaton.

Motorcycling, reef diving and trips deep into the Panamanian jungles and mountains defined Chet’s identity.

Memorials appreciated to: The Glaucoma Foundation, 80 Maiden Lane, Suite 700, New York, NY 10038.
Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com