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 […]

Frank R. Belchak

Frank R. Belchak, age 78, Vietnam Army Veteran of Forest Park.  Beloved son of the late Paul Belchak and Marion Belchak, nee Vrba; fond brother of Martin (Marijo) Belchak, Cathy (Robert) Geraghty and the late Paul Belchak JR.; dear uncle of Paul Belchak and Marty Belchak; friend to many. A Funeral Mass will be held […]

Harriette Nancy Ryant, nee Pfeiffer

Harriette Nancy Ryant, nee Pfeiffer, age 91, of Brookfield. Loving wife of the late Jerome A. Ryant; devoted mother of Dale Ryant. Visitation Saturday, October 30, 2021 from 11:00 AM to Time of Service 12 PM at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield. Per State Mandate All guests attending any indoor services […]

Herold L. Wind

Herold L. Wind, age 86, of Broadview. Navy Veteran. Beloved husband of Louise Wind, nee Schultz; fond father of Karen (Nick) Nardello, Kristin (David) Arce, and Kristopher (Elia) Wind, friend to many. Services and Interment Private Interment Concordia Cemetery, Forest Park, IL Arrangements entrusted to Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd. 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield, IL […]

Rosemarie Klapp

Rosemarie Klapp of LaGrange Park. Services & Interment Private Interment Woodlawn Cemetery, Forest Park, IL Arrangements entrusted to Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513 Information 708-485-2000 or

Donald W. Mudra

Donald W. Mudra, age 85, Air Force Veteran of LaGrange Park. Retired Police Sergeant of Westerns Springs. Beloved husband of 64 years to Mary Ann Mudra, nee Pardus; loving father of Julie (David) Denson and Robert (Kristine) Mudra; devoted grandfather of Alexandria (Christopher) Wiley, Kyle Mudra, Molly (John) Harris, Karli Mudra and Olivia Denson; proud […]

Lorraine M. Klouzer, nee Hunter

Lorraine M. Klouzer, nee Hunter, of Lyons, passed away October 2, 2020 at the age of 90. Lorraine was the cherished wife of the late Richard Klouzer; beloved mother of Kathi (Tom) Krankoski and Karl Klouzer; adored grandmother of Alayna Thompson, Michelle (Jim) Wright, and Hannah (fiancé Zach Bowles) Klouzer and great-grandmother of Jager, Kayleigh, […]

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 […]

Judith F. Hockemeyer, nee Meyer

Judith F. Hockemeyer, nee Meyer, age 79 of Broadview. Beloved wife of Donald Hockemeyer; loving mother of Deb (James) Barker; devoted grandmother Riley Barker and Madysen Barker; dear sister of Donald (Sue) Meyer and the late Sharon (the late Steve) Simpson; aunt and great aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Monday, May 10, 2021 […]

Lee Michal, nee Bartos

Born June 18, 1922 and at Rest March 5, 2021 Lee Michal, nee Bartos, age 98, a 70 year resident of Brookfield formerly of Berwyn, passed away peacefully with her family by her side.  Beloved wife of the late Captain Milo Michal; loving mother of Sandee Lee (Theodore S. Wright, Jr., M.D.) Wright; dear sister […]

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