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Richard P. Chlapecka


Richard P. Chlapecka, age 91 of Hines, IL, formerly of Warrenville, IL passed away April 19th 2023. Richard was a US. Air Force Veteran. Beloved son of the late Martin Chlapecka and Anna Chlapecka, nee Krca. Preceded in death by his Daughter, Tracey Wilson, nee Chlapecka. Cousin of Violet and Ed Broschka, and John and Valerie Broschka. Grandfather of Brent and Brooke Wilson.

Richard was a graduate of Illinois College of Optometry, class of 1968 and practiced in West Chicago for 35 years.

Richard remained active in his local Rotary club and enjoyed model airplanes.

Services and Interment Private

Arrangements entrusted to Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd. 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513

Interment Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL

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

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