Casimir “Kip” L. Orawiec

Casimir “Kip” L. Orawiec, age 92, WWII Army Veteran, of Brookfield.  Beloved husband of Helen Keeffe – Orawiec, nee Kluchenovich and the late Irene Orawiec.  Loving father Joanne (Larry) Moleski; grandfather of Michael (Sandi) Moleski and Lisa (Brady) Schyler; Kip was predeceased by 1 sister and 5 brothers;  step father of Kathleen (Ed) Krajniak, Michael […]

Thomas D. Jones

Thomas D. Jones, age 73 of North Riverside. Marine Corp Veteran. Beloved husband of Karen Jones, nee Richied; fond father of Jeffrey Jones (Wendy) and the late Jennifer L. (Deron) Johnson; loving father in law of Kristen Johnson; dear grandfather of Jacob Johnson, Kyle Johnson, Casey Jones and Katelyn Jones; brother of Deanne (Thomas) Erwin, […]

Raymond R. Wakup

Raymond R. Wakup, age 76 of Lyons, formerly of Brookfield. U.S. Army Veteran Services and Interment Private Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL Arrangements entrusted to Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield, IL., 60513 For Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

Steve Michael

Steve Michael, age 98 of LaGrange Park.  WWII Army Veteran.  Beloved husband of the late Dorothy P. Michael, nee Preuter; fond father of Ruth (Jim) Lubawy, Nancy (Jim) Baty and Ellen (Tom Walter) Michael; dear grandfather of Laura (Andy) Mendyk, Michael (Alexis) Lumell, Malinda Baty, Max Walter; great-grandfather of Drew, Miles, Theodore, Neve, Myla and […]

Albert J. Preslicka

Albert J. Preslicka, Army Korean War Veteran, age 91, of Lindenhurst formerly of Brookfield.  Albert was a graduate of Tilden Tech, Physical Design Engineer of 40 years with Western Electric/Bell Labs, an avid photographer, archer – life time member of Chicago Bow Hunters, and curator of the largest joke collection.  Loving husband of the late […]

Edward J. Casey

Edward J. Casey, age 89, Veteran of Mount Juliet, TN formerly of Westchester, IL. Mass will be scheduled at a future date at St. Francis Xavier Church, LaGrange, IL. Interment will be at St. Adalbert Cemetery, Niles, IL. Arrangements entrusted to Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield, IL  60513 Information […]

Fred Charles Bettin

Fred Charles Bettin, age 93, of Brookfield, Illinois passed away November 3, 2019. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife Lorraine Bettin (Wodecki). Loved father of Jeffrey Bettin (deceased) (Diane and Karen Bettin (deceased)), Susan (Chick) Weldt, Candace (Jim) Hollander; grandfather of Melissa (Ignacio) Edenburg, Katie (Brian) Walsh, Tiffany (Jeff) Rozelle, Kelly (Jeremy) […]

William C. Shamrock

William C. Shamrock of Brookfield, Korean War Veteran. Services Private Interment Private Concordia Cemetery, Forest Park, IL. Arrangements Entrusted to Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd.  9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield, IL  60513 Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com  

Wayne L. Alford

Wayne L. Alford, age 77 of Darien, IL, formerly of La Grange, IL. Navy Veteran Private Burial at Sea Arrangements entrusted to Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513 Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

John E. “Jack” Ryder

John E. “Jack” Ryder, age 68, of LaGrange Park. Navy Veteran. Beloved husband of Deborah A. Ryder, nee Rizzo; loving “father” of Jona and Bryan Van Deun; “Big Jack” to Barrett Van Deun and Ainsley Van Deun; brother of Susan (Roland) Cull and Barbara (Edward) Welk; brother in law of Nick Rizzo, Sue Sullivan, Marty […]