Arlene R. Passero, nee Schimpf

Arlene R. Passero, nee Schimpf, age 83, of Lisle, formerly of North Riverside. Beloved wife of the late Frank Passero and the late Richard P. Vance; loving mother of the late Richard W. Vance; step mother of Joann (Tony) Zapotocky and Marlene Cooper; sister of William (Diane) Schimpf; aunt of Bill Schimpf and Kirk (Patricia) […]

Eileen L. Zirzow, nee Rockhoff

Eileen L. Zirzow, nee Rockhoff, age 92, lifetime resident of Brookfield as well a lifetime contributing member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church where her father presided as minister for over 35 years. Beloved wife of the late Donald R. Zirzow; loving mother of Randy (Sherrie) Zirzow, and Lori (Wesley Ostick) Heckman; dear grandmother of Michelle […]

Leslie Peter DeGroot, III

Leslie “Peter” DeGroot, III, age 83, of Hilton Head Island, SC, formerly of La Grange, IL. US Marine Corp Veteran. Beloved husband of nearly 59 years to Mary Lee DeGroot; fond father of Missy (Alex) Elder, Mindy (Stu) Kiefer, Peter (Emily) DeGroot and Kurt (Caroline) DeGroot; dear grandfather of ten grandchildren, Jake, Sam, Emma and […]

Shirley E. Sandrick

Shirley E. Sandrick, age 93, of Brookfield. Beloved wife of the late John A. Sandrick; loving mother of Patricia Bozzi, dearest step mom of the late LeRoy Sandrick; loving grandmother of Michael (Trina) Bozzi, Chris Bozzi, Celeste (Bryan Berenz) Bozzi, Frank (Amy) Bozzi; great grandmother of 13; sister of the late Patricia Egan and the […]

Edward C. Jerkey

Edward C. Jerkey, age 90, of Brookfield. Visitation Thursday, February 7, 2019 from 10:30 A.M. to time of Service 11 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513. Interment Private Bronswood Cemetery, Oak Brook. Information 708-485-2000 or

John Florczak

John Florczak, age 96, of Westchester. Beloved husband of Lori Florczak, nee Jankowski; loving father of Esther Mary Aldrich and the late Gisela (Peter) Vallandigham; proud step father of Joyce Ann (the late Bill) Marek, Samuel T. (Kristine) Karnick, Loren Karnick and Tanya Karnick; grandfather of Grace Aldrich; step grandfather of 11; brother of the […]

Robert “Bob” C. Hall, Sr.

Robert “Bob” C. Hall, Sr., age 69, of Brookfield.  Beloved husband of Barbara A. Hall, nee Janoch; loving father of Robert (Elizabeth) Hall Jr. and Rebecca (John) Tingley; dear grandfather of Owen Hall, and Madeline and Charlotte whom are already in Heaven; brother of Roy McCuan; fond uncle of Tanya Janoch; brother in law of […]

Richard J. Ciborowski

Richard J. Ciborowski, Vietnam Army Veteran, age 70 of Brookfield. Beloved husband of Margaret Ciborowski, nee Sorensen; devoted father of Tina (Jack) Pond and Candice (Simon) Lehtman; loving grandfather of Brennan Ciborowski, Brad Pond, Aria Lehtman and Bella Lehtman; brother of Lad Ciborowski, Dan Ciborowski and Lou (Sharon) Ciborowski; uncle of many nieces and nephews. […]

Kenneth Accola

Kenneth Accola, age 86, of La Grange Park.  Ken is over a 50 year Lions Club Member, joining in 1966.  He spent over 25 years fundraising for the Lion’s Club and is a Past District Governor or District 1A.  Owner of the Village Hardware Store, Westchester.  Beloved husband of 52 years to the late Dolores […]

Donald R. Zirzow

Donald R. Zirzow, age 91, of Brookfield.  WWII Navy Veteran.  Beloved husband of Eileen R. Zirzow, nee Rockhoff; loving father of Randy (Sherrie) Zirzow, and Lori (Wesley Ostick) Heckman; dear grandfather of Michelle Zirzow; brother of the late George (Esther); uncle of many nieces and nephews.  Visitation Wednesday, March 7, 2018 from 3 P.M. to […]