Joan E. McCormick

Joan E. McCormick, age 87 of Brookfield. Beloved Daughter of the late William J. McCormick and Jennie McCormick, nee Bartosek fond sister of the late James (the late Rita) McCormick and William (the late Lynn) McCormick; Special Auntie Joanie of Chad, Jim, Chris (the late Joanne Prible), Jill, Rick, Melissa (Ed Noonen) and Jay McCormick; […]

Gladys S. Palach, nee Jirasek

More than 29-year La Grange and former 58-year Cicero resident Gladys S. Palach, nee Jirasek, 95, passed away peacefully in her home Feb. 28, 2022, surrounded by her family. Gladys fought a long battle with congestive heart failure and was a 48-year breast cancer survivor. She is survived by her three daughters, Karen Ann (Robert) […]

Patricia A. Vladika, nee Bennett

Patricia A. Vladika, nee Bennett, age 86, a 65-year resident of Berwyn. Beloved wife of 48 years to the late Arthur J. Vladika; they both loved to travel to many places including Aruba and Riviera Maya, Mexico, enjoying a game or two in their spare time as Pat was always the “Lucky Winner.” Fond mother […]

Pranas Jurjonas

Pranas Jurjonas, age 88 of Berwyn.    Beloved husband of the late Virginia Jurjonas, nee Zirgaitis; fond father of Tony Jurjonas, Ruta Jurjonas, Barbara (Ivan) Ortega; Grandfather of Audrey Chance, Virginia Stewart, Hayley Stewart, Zoe Ortega, Aurora Stewart, Sophia Ortega and Xodus Stewart; Brother of the late Salomeja ( the late Petras) Smaizys, Gailute (the late […]

William W. Wenig

William W. Wenig, age 80, of Berwyn. Vietnam War Army Veteran.  Beloved Husband of Loretta Wenig, nee O’Neill; loving father of Donald (Carolyn) Wenig, William (Denise) Wenig and Michael (Sheryll) Wenig; fond grandfather of Lauren, Julia, Drew, Madeline, Ellison, Aidan, Alea, Christian, Devan and Gabriella; brother of Donald Wenig. A Memorial Visitation will be scheduled […]

Douglas R. Kurek

Douglas R. Kurek, age 47 of Westchester, formerly of Berwyn.  Beloved son of Robert P. Kurek and Rosemarie Kurek, nee Steier; fond brother of Gina Marie (Michael Schmidt) Kurek; nephew of Mary Ann (Clyde) Harris and Josephine Malecki; cousin of many. Services and Interment Private Arrangements entrusted to Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services 9445 […]

Gustavo Alonzo “Gus” Chavez

Gustavo Alonzo “Gus” Chavez, age 37, of Lyons. Loving son of Eleazar Chavez and Virginia Chavez, nee Parra; beloved boyfriend of Cristina Loza; dear brother of Laura (Darren Carlson) Chavez, Julio (Isabelle Leon) Chavez, and Daniel (Kimberly Cruz) Chavez; grandson of Herminia Magaña and the late Salvador Chavez and Eusebia Delgado and the late Salvador […]

Agnes F. Pajer, nee Sterba

Agnes F. Pajer, nee Sterba, age 84, of LaGrange Park, formerly of Berwyn. Beloved wife of the late Leo Pajer; loving mother of Katherine (Jim) Heetel, Thomas (Kandi) Pajer and Joseph Pajer; grandmother of Athena, Caius, Hadrian, Max, Jake, Cole and Scarlet; sister of the late George (the late Elaine) Sterba. Visitation Sunday, August 22, […]

Nancy B. Albert, nee Poore

Nancy B. Albert, nee Poore, age 86, of Berwyn. Beloved wife of Raymond Albert; loving mother of David Albert and Sharon Pugh (fiancé James Bailey); sister of the late Jeanette (the late Tony) Novotny; fond sister-in-law to Phil (Jean) Albert; adored aunt to Kim (Don) Chase, Tim (Elaine) Novotny, Peter Albert, and Tim (Wendy) Albert. […]

Helen R. Hradecky

Helen R. Hradecky, a resident of LaGrange Park for forty-eight years, passed away peacefully at the age of ninety-nine on July 11, 2021. In addition to being a Eucharist Minister, an active member of Berwyn VFW Post 2378 with her late husband, George Hradecky, and a secretary for fifty years, Helen enjoyed raising roses, entertaining […]

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