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Frank M. Petrovic


Frank M. Petrovic, age 65 of Oak Park, formerly of North Riverside, passed away peacefully on March 13, 2018 at Rush Oak Park Hospital. Born on March 6, 1953, in Chicago, IL. Frank was the only son of Frank and Lillian Petrovic. He graduated from Concordia College. Frank was an avid fan of the theater. He acted and stage managed for the North Riverside Players. He loved to cook, bake and enjoyed making confections. Frank enjoyed spending time with his family and always loved playing games with his nieces and nephews. He was also a monumental influence in his church. He loved to travel, had a great sense of humor and was always there if needed. Frank is survived by his beloved sister, Carol Joy Harney, nee Petrovic, of Mt. Prospect, IL., his loving nephew Robert Harney of Chicago, his loving nieces Cynthia, nee Harney and husband Robert Keene, Jr., of Crystal Lake, IL., and Laura, nee Crane and husband Frank Malfitano of Allen, TX.; devoted great uncle of Michael, John Ryan, Courtney, Kaelynn, Robert, Thomas, Brittney, Brandon and Brian. He is preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Lillian, nee Stark, Petrovic, his sister RoseMarie Crane, nee Petrovic and his brother-in-law Roger Harney. Visitation will be on Saturday, March 24, 2018 from 2 P.M. to 8 P.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513. Funeral Sunday, March 25, 2018 at Unity Lutheran Church, 6720 31st St., Berwyn, IL. 60402 time of Service 2 P.M. Interment Private Woodlawn Cemetery. Memorials appreciated to North Riverside Players, 2401 S. Des Plaines Ave., North Riverside, IL 60546 or Unity Lutheran Church. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com