John P. Kostelancik

John P. Kostelancik, Korean War Army Veteran, age 89, of Crest Hill, formerly of Stickney. Beloved husband of the late Emily E. Kostelancik, nee Lesak; fond father of David (Patricia) Kostelancik, Kathi (Jim) Zinsser and Ken (Nancy) Kostelancik; dear grandfather of Timothy, Daniel and Benjamin Kostelancik; brother of Emil (the late Carol) Kostel; uncle of […]

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 […]

Ronald F. Sommers

Ronald F. Sommers, age 79 of Woodstock, formerly of North Riverside. Air Force Veteran. Beloved husband of Lee Annette Sommers, Rozich; fond father of Sherri Lynn (Pete) Kline, Ronald F. Sommers, Jr., Keith (Nicole) Sommers DDS. and Anthony R.J. (Breanne) Sommers; grandfather of Kyle Kline DVM., Leah Kline, Christian Kline, Quinn Kline, Jude Kline, Veronica […]

Elizabeth “Betty” Mocek, nee Michalicka

Elizabeth “Betty” Mocek, nee Michalicka, age 93, of Chicago. Beloved wife of the late John Mocek Jr.; dear mother of John (Pattye) Mocek III and BettyAnn (Adam Walker) Mocek; cherished grandmother of John Robert (Nick Currie) Mocek and Elizabeth (Aaron) Hamner; sister of the late Steve (the late Dorothy) Michael and the late John (the […]

Dorothy A. Dropka, nee Pagrozinski

Dorothy A. Dropka, nee Pagrozinski, age 97 of North Riverside passed into eternal peace and rest on April 16, 2022. Dorothy was born on July 19, 1924 in Cicero, Illinois where she resided as part of a large Polish Family until 1955. She was the beloved wife of the late Chester “Bud” Dropka; loving mother […]

Dorothy Myers, nee Carver

Dorothy Myers, age 92, of La Grange Park, IL.  Dot was preceded in death by her husband William C. Myers; her parents; and her sisters Helen DiCarlo, Ruth Maxwell, and Lillian Carver. Dorothy is survived by her sons Richard “Ernie” (Teresa Nuss) Myers and Thomas (Lavinia) Myers; her siblings Ernest Carver Jr., George Carver, and […]

John “Jack” H. Ewald

John “Jack” H. Ewald, age 91, Korean Army Veteran.  Resident of Brookfield for 67 years.  Beloved husband of the late Marlene L. Ewald, nee Wageman for 64 years;  dear friend of Phil (Karen) Kedzuch; Jack acted as a grandfather to Andy (Austeja) Kedzuch and Nick (Jill) Kedzuch and great-grandfather to Simon and Weston Kedzuch; cousin […]

Melvin Krejci

Melvin Krejci, age 84, of LaGrange Park. Army Veteran.  Beloved husband of Bonnie Krejci, nee Fridrych; fond father of Jeanne (Gregory) Taraszkiewicz, Michael (Christie) Krejci, Jill (Richard) Gilbert; dear grandfather of Jackson Fields, Megan Taraszkiewicz, James Krejci, Charles Krejci and Stefan Weston; brother of the late George (Priscilla) Krejci; brother-in-law of the late Robert (Marcia) […]

June Ellen Dohnal, nee Hagenberg

June Ellen Dohnal, nee Hagenberg, age 79, a 42 year resident of Brookfield; passed from complications due to Covid. Beloved wife of John Dohnal, Jr.; fond mother of Amanda Dohnal; sister of Dr. Roger Frank (Jeanne) Hagenberg; aunt of 7 nieces and nephews; daughter of the late Frank Hagenberg and Evelyn Hagenberg. June was a […]

Donna Jean Tuider, nee Bzduch

Donna Jean Tuider, nee Bzduch, age 69, of Winfield formerly of North Riverside. Beloved wife of Robert Tuider, fond mother of Kristina (Ashish) Patel; grandmother of Ashtin Patel and grandmother to be of Mila Patel; sister of Ann (Martin) Pennino; friend to all. Donna was a dedicated educator as a fifth grade teacher in Cicero […]