Chris Theodore Ellis

Chris Theodore Ellis (October 19th, 2009 – November 9th, 2016) Beloved son, brother, grandson, nephew and cousin Chris was born on a Monday, one of those clear autumn days where you wouldn’t wear shorts but didn’t need a jacket. I was in a cost savings meeting at work, getting grilled by my plant manager when […]

Mildred Skrha, nee Pavlovic

Mildred Skrha, nee Pavlovic, age 91, of Oak Brook, IL. Beloved wife of the late Steven Skrha; fond mother of Sherry (Tom) Pfaender and Candace (Donald ) Brands; dear grandmother of Lauren (Mark) Felton and Bryan Pfaender; dear great grandmother of Kate Felton. Interment Saturday, February 20, 2016, 12:45 P.M. at Bronswood Cemetery, 3805 Madison […]

Joan A. Bowman, nee Buchanan

Joan A. Bowman, nee Buchanan, age 73, of La Grange Park. Beloved wife of the late Phillip Bowman; fond mother of Sherry (Rick) Halm, John Bowman, Anna (Ernie) Cairo, Pamela (John) Lawrence and the late Joseph W. Bowman; dear grandmother of Richard (Meagen) Halm, Jason Halm, Sara Halm, Ryan Cairo, Evie Lawrence and the late […]

Richard J. Jontry

Richard J. Jontry, age 72, of Western Springs. Beloved husband of Linda S. Jontry, nee Akers; dear brother of Eugene (Diane) Jontry; fond brother-in-law of Robert Akers; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Saturday, September 20, 2014, 10 A.M. to time of Service 12 Noon at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 West 31st Street, […]

Frank J. Bily

Frank J. Bily, age 89, WWII Army Veteran, of Westchester. Beloved husband of Joyce M. Bily, nee Sandquist; dear brother of Helen Newbury; fond uncle of Jeffrey, Roberta and Ivan Beller. Visitation Friday, April 11, 2014, 3 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Saturday, April 12, 2014, 10:30 A.M. to 11 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, […]

Joseph W. Bowman

Joseph  W. Bowman, age 48, of Cicero.  Beloved son of Joan A. Bowman, nee Buchanan and the late Phillip Bowman; fond brother of Sherry (Rick) Halm, John Bowman, Anna (Ernie) Cairo and Pamela (John) Lawrence; dear uncle of 6. Visitation Monday, March 17, 2014, 4 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Tuesday, March 18, 2014, 11:30 A.M. […]

Olga Akers

Olga Akers, nee Yarmoluk, age 97, of La Grange Park. Passed away on Sunday, February 9, 2014, at Burgess Square Healthcare Centre in Westmont. Beloved wife of the late Adolph J. Akers; dear mother of Robert Akers and Linda (Richard) Jontry; fond sister of Anne Rosellini and the late Peter Yarmoluk; aunt of many nieces […]

Donald Gerald Swatek

Donald Gerald Swatek, age 84 of Sturgis, MI. formerly of Westmont and Brookfield, Army Korean War Veteran, former owner of Holiday Draperies Brookfield.  Beloved husband of the late Jane Swatek, nee Jacob; fond father of Linda (Lenny) Wenz, Wayne (Lynn) Swatek, David (Laurie) Swatek, Susan (Rob) Buege, Barbara (Bill) Briant, Carol (Joe) Delaquila and the […]

Steven Skrha

Steven Skrha, age 89, of Oak Brook, IL. WW II Marine Veteran. Wounded May 1945, Okinawa. Beloved husband Mildred Skrha, nee Pavlovic; fond father of Sherry (Tom) Pfaender and Candace (Donald ) Brands; dear grandfather of Lauren (Mark) Felton and Bryan Pfaender; brother of the late John Skara; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Visitation […]

Ronald J. Valentine

Ronald J. Valentine, age 70, of La Grange Park. Army Veteran.  Beloved husband of the late Rosemarie Valentine, nee Kumzi; dear friend of Mary Lynn Keir; loving father of Jason E. Valentine and the late Jonathan A. Valentine; fond brother of Maryann Cervi, Richard Valentine, Lois (Rocco) Pravidica, Claudette Valentine and the late Carl Valentine; […]