Richard J. Hurbanis

Richard Hurbanis

Richard J. Hurbanis, age 78, of Indian Head Park.  Beloved husband of Ruth Hurbanis, nee Adler; devoted father of Kenneth (Joyce) Hurbanis, Kevin (Julie) Hurbanis and Karen (Philip) Morrissey; loving grandfather of Jack, Emma, Ina, Grace, Garrett and Erin. Rich was a 50 Year Mason, currently of Westchester Lodge 995; longtime member of Medinah Shriners, Past President of the West Suburban Shrine Club, and a lifelong member and past Council President of Sts. Peter and Paul Lutheran Church.

Visitation Tuesday, April 13, 2021 from 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Wednesday, April 14, 2021 from 10:30 A.M. to 11 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield, IL  60513.  Service Wednesday 11 A.M. at the Funeral Home.

Current Covid Regulations allow for a maximum of 50 people in the funeral home at a time. Face coverings are required, the lounge facilities are closed, outside food or beverages are not allowed at this time.  All are asked to pay their respects/condolences to the Hurbanis Family, please be cognitive of others waiting to do the same.

Interment Private

Memorials appreciated to Sts. Peter & Paul Lutheran Church, 250 Woodside Road, Riverside, IL  60546.

For those of you that would like to express your condolences to the family, please click on the link below and you can leave the family a message. If you wish to send a sympathy card to the family, please feel free to send it to Hitzeman Funeral Home, 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513, c/o Richard Hurbanis Family. We will gladly forward it on to the family.

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  1. Mark Eltman condolence:

    Very sorry for the loss of your father Kenny and your father-in-law Joycee! Remember the good times and smiles in his life, god bless you. Your in my thoughts and prayers.

  2. Paula condolence:

    Ruth, Kenny, Kevin, Karen and family, God bless you all. So sorry to hear that Rich passed away. I will miss his glorious humor and his fantastic smile but all my memories of Rich will live on until I see him again. You all will be in my prayers. Please take care of yourselves. Love, Paula Hurbanis Leaf

  3. Richard and Margaret Poteracki condolence:

    So sorry to hear about your dad. He brought into this world a son named Ken, whom I’m honored to call my friend. May he rest in piece now.

  4. Richard and Margaret Poteracki condolence:

    So sorry about your father and father in law Ken and Joyce. He brought into this world a son named Ken, whom I’m proud to call my friend. May he rest in peace now.

  5. Chuck McGuigan condolence:

    My family and I are deeply sorry to hear of the passing of your father. He will be in our prayers.

  6. Anna Marie Hurbanis Nusca & family condolence:

    Dearest Ruth, Ken, Kevin, Karen and dear extended family, Our love and sincerest sympathy go out to you all at this sorrowfully parting time. May your hearts be comforted by your husband’s/father’s/grandfather’s deep devotion and love for you. His spirited life was contagious. My memory of Rich will always make me smile. Love you all, Anna Marie & family

  7. Daniel and Heather Smith condolence:

    We are very sorry for your loss, please except our deepest sympathy and condolences. Your family will be in our prayers.

  8. James Suchy condolence:

    My deepest sympathy to the family of Richard Hurbanis. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  9. Adam Pflug condolence:

    Big Ken and family sorry to hear of your loss. Rest in peace Mr. Hurbanis hope you are at peace.

  10. Suzanne Pappone condolence:

    Ken, Joyce and the Hurbanis Family,
    We offer our deepest sympathies for your loss. Your neighbors Suzy and Glenn

  11. Robert Hurbanis& Ann condolence:

    Rest In Peace my dear cousin/brother. No more suffering. Love and we all on earth will miss you. Say hello to all family members you have now joined in Jesus Heaven. Nazdravie

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