John E. Slechter, Jr.

John E. Slechter, Jr., age 81 of Westchester. Army Veteran. Beloved husband of Jill Slechter, nee Andrews; cherished daddy of Suzie; loving brother of Robert (Margie) Slechter and Edward (Rita) Slechter; fond brother in law of Sharon Andrews; proud uncle of Eddie (Lisa) Slechter, Scott (Dympna) Slechter, Robert (Jessica) Slechter and Christine (Michael) Slechter; great […]

Ronald J. Szymanski

Ronald J. Szymanski, age 73 of Brookfield.  Military Police Korean War Veteran.  Loving brother of Norbert (Rose) Szymanski and the late Nancy Dalki; uncle of Mark (Keri) Dalki, Christopher (Pat) Dalki, David (Jessica) Szymanski, Steven (Colleen) Szymanski and Anna (Andy) Novinger.  Ronald worked as an assistant Public Defender in the Law Office of the Cook […]

Robert H. Shafer

Robert H. Shafer, age 81 of Western Springs.   Army Veteran. Beloved husband of 52 years to Mary Shafer, nee Brockman; dear father of Jennifer (Lucas) Brashear and Laura Shafer; loving grandfather of Parker, Brayden and Lindsey; brother of the late Everett (Anne) Shafer; uncle of many nephews. Services are Private. Arrangements entrusted to Hitzeman Funeral […]

Hoyt J. Smith

Hoyt J. Smith, age 87 of Maywood.  Air Force Veteran.  Beloved husband of the late Frances Smith, nee Caffey; loving father of Sabra (Deitrich) Norwood; grandfather of Bahja Norwood; brother of Martel Cooper, Eleanor Wilder, Barbara Jackson, Ronald Smith and 7 other brothers and sisters who have passed; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Visitation […]

Anthony J. Kras

Anthony J. Kras, age 85 of Brookfield.  Navy Veteran.  Beloved husband of Donna, fond father of Tom (Dana), Pam, Karen, John and Steven; grandfather of Amanda (Todd), Kyle, Emma and Kolin; great grandfather of Aaron. Services are Private Arrangements entrusted to Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513 Information […]

Alan P. Thomas

Alan P. Thomas, age 77 of Brookfield. Army Veteran. Beloved husband of Diane G. Thomas, nee Beranek; loving father of Lynn (Patrick) Early and Gerald (Marcela Gaibay) Thomas; brother of Sharon (Philip) Flangan and Adrienne Thomas. Member of the Ham Radio Club. Due to the current Covid conditions Services and Interment are private. Arrangements entrusted […]

George Allan Schleitwiler

George Allan Schleitwiler, age 85 of Downers Grove. Army Veteran. Beloved father of the late Clinton Schleitwiler, fond brother of Gail (Sara) Schleitwiler and Gregory (Jennifer) Schleitwiler; uncle of many. Services and Interment Private Arrangements entrusted to Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services 9445 W. 31st Street Brookfield, IL 60513 Information 708-485-2000 or For […]

Herbert McKearney

Herbert McKearney, age 87 of LaGrange Park, IL. Air Force Veteran. Beloved husband of Mary Jane McKearney, nee McCurdy; fond father of Scott (Darlene) McKearney, Jeff (Lori) Mc Kearney; grandfather of Megan, Kyle, Kelsey, Danny and Corianne; great grandfather of Cohen, Elliot, Miles, Hudson, Violet, Addie and Ziggy; brother of Richard ( the late Kathryn) […]

Dr. Ronald Edward Kozan

Dr. Ronald Edward Kozan, age 84 of Oak Brook. Vietnam Navy Veteran. Beloved husband of Karen Kozan, nee Yeager; loving father of Laurie (Thomas) Egan and David Noel Kozan; grandfather of Ashley (Anthony) Sopata, Sean (Beth) Egan, Grant Egan, Kevin Kozan and Shannon Egan; great-grandfather of Jonathan Ronald Sopata, who was greeted with great love […]

Gary Dietschweiler

Gary Dietschweiler, age 74 of North Riverside. U.S. Navy Veteran. Services and Interment Private Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood. Arrangements entrusted to Hitzeman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513. Information 708-485-2000 or For those of you that would like to express your condolences to the family, please click […]

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