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Norman Gurgel


Norman Gurgel, age 83, Army (1960-1962) Veteran of Westmont, retired postal worker of Western Springs. Beloved husband of Sandra Gurgel, nee Boucek; loving father of Heather (David) Carlile, Tiffany Gurgel and Jonathan (Stephanie) Gurgel; devoted grandfather of Samantha and Zachary Carlile, Jackson and Jakob Gurgel; brother of Lenore (the late Tom) McCauley, Melvin (MaryLou) Gurgel, the late Adele (the late Ted) Heuser and the late Elaine (Alfred) Steinhaus, Sr., uncle of many nieces and nephews.

Norman will Lie in State on Saturday, August 22, 2020 at Zion Lutheran Church, 204 S. Grant St., Hinsdale, IL 60521 from 9 A.M. to time of Service 11 A.M.

To uphold safety guidelines, all guests are asked to wear a mask and respect social distancing requirements. The Service is limited to 50 people.

All those wishing to attend services are required to register for attendance at: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040549A5AC22A2FD0-norman
A live streaming of the funeral service will be available.

Interment at Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Oak Brook

In lieu of flowers memorials may be offered to Zion Lutheran Church, Lutherans for Life, 1101 5th Street, Nevada, IA 50201-1816, Peace Hospice 1717 N. Naper Blvd., Suite 301, Naperville, IL 60563 or Organ Transplant Support (OTS), PO Box 471, Naperville, IL 60566.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 W. 31st St., Brookfield, IL 60513.

Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

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