Michael “Boomer” Stephen McGowan Jr.

Michael “Boomer” Stephen McGowan Jr., age 53, of La Grange Park, formerly of North Riverside. Beloved son of the late Michael Stephen McGowan, Sr. and the late Kathleen M. McGowan, nee Lavin: fond brother of Mary Jo (Kim Skrundz) McGowan, Sharon Sengstock, and the late Paul McGowan: dear uncle of Joshua (Charlene) Sengstock, Joslyn Sengstock […]

Robert R. Mills

Robert Russell Mills of Brookfield, Illinois died on September 12, 2022 at the age of 94. He was a Past Master of Palatine Lodge #314 (1992) as well as a WWII Air Force Veteran. Born in Springfield, OH, Bob also lived in Winston Salem, NC, Georgetown OH, Elgin IL and LaGrange, IL during the course […]

Georgiana H. Larson, nee Otto

Georgiana H. Larson, nee Otto, age 89, of Brookfield. Loving mother of the late Ron Larson; grandmother of Shannon and Brett, sister of the late Robert (the late Roberta) Otto; aunt of Gregory Otto and Bradford Otto; loving daughter of the late Edward Otto and the late Georgiana Otto, nee West; dear friend of Sandy […]

Sandra “Sandy” Jean Frizzell

Sandra “Sandy” Jean Frizzell, age 69, of Hollister, Missouri, passed away on October 14, 2021. She entered this life on January 24, 1952, in Chicago, Illinois, the daughter of Edmund Gill and June (Khin) Yankee. Sandy is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Leonard M. Kansoer; and son, Thomas Charles Kripner, II. She loved […]

Raymond Clifford Barnett

Raymond Clifford Barnett, age 78, of Lisle, IL, died peacefully at home on October 11, 2021. Beloved husband of Lois Joanne Barnett (nee Gracen) for 55 wonderful years; devoted and fun father of Lisa Ann (Gavin Cross) Barnett and Catherine Colette Barnett; proud grandfather of Fiona Zoe Barnett-Cross; dear brother-in-law of Arthur (Christine) Gracen; loving […]

Ruby Ann Jeske, nee Ahlenius

Ruby Ann Jeske, nee Ahlenius, age 92 of Brookfield. Beloved mother of Marie (Richard) Warren, Katherine Carrino, Jan (Louis) Pohnan and Linda (Brad) Schlueter; dear grandmother of Phillip (Morgan) Canelos, Amy Schlueter, Mike (Becca) Canelos, Will (Catherine) Canelos, Alicia (David) Luttrell, Holly Schlueter, Christina (Jon) Hubacek and Matthew (Kyle) Pohnan; great grand mother of nine […]

Kenneth Charles Hoppenrath

Kenneth Charles Hoppenrath, age 78 of Brookfield.  Army Veteran Beloved husband of the late Gloria Hoppenrath, nee Rockney; fond father of Timothy (Erica) Hoppenrath and Michele Cusack; dear grandfather of Justin Hoppenrath; brother of Edward (Shari) Hoppenrath. Interment Private, Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL. Arrangements entrusted to Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services 9445 […]

Rev. Lorenz H. (Larry) De Vries

  Rev. Lorenz H. (Larry) De Vries, age 89, of Indian Head Park, IL, passed away on April 1, 2021. Beloved husband for 64 years of Heather De Vries, nee Shanklin: loving father of Lisa (the late Mark) Workman, Thom (Nancy) De Vries, Mark (Ann) De Vries and Mary (Jeff) Kostos; devoted grandfather of Amy […]

Mildred “Millie” Koller, nee Chromicky

Mildred “Millie” Koller, nee Chromicky, age 83, of Brookfield. Beloved wife of Franklin “Ralph” Koller; fond mother of Kenneth Ralph (Terri) Koller and Katherine Ann (Joseph) Mrkvicka; grandmother of Kayla (Jon) Brehm, Kyle Koller and the late Jenna Nicole Koller; sister of Alice (the late Ron) Toth; aunt of Tricia Toth; cousin to many. A […]

Lloyd Arelando Lawson

Lloyd Arelando Lawson, Korean War Navy & Air Force Veteran, age 92, of Brookfield, formerly of Downers Grove. Beloved Husband of 62 years to L. Elaine Lawson, nee Kranz; devoted father of Lana (Eric) Larson and Cathy (Jim) Lawson – Kennedy; loving grandfather of Bradley Larson and Liz Larson; brother of the late Idablle (the […]