Lydia “Mimi” Marie Grabowski

Lydia “Mimi” Marie Grabowski, age 79 of Brookfield, formerly of Westmont. Beloved mother of Shari (William Kenny) Bongiorno and Robert “Scott” (Tammy Bender) Grabowski; loving grandmother of TJ Anthony (Ali) Bongiorno, Dominic Salvatore (Allie) Bongiorno, Cory Adam Bender and Abigail Jeanne Bender, dear sister of Diane Kocimski; aunt of many nieces and nephews. Lydia was […]

Marlene E. Rosenberg, nee Wessel

Marlene E. Rosenberg, nee Wessel, age 88 of Westmont, formerly of Elgin and Summit. Beloved wife of the late Norman Rosenberg; fond sister of Myrna (Carl) Huber- Henricksen; aunt of Donna, Wayne, John, Julia, Janet, Robin, Ronald, James and the late LeeAnn . Lying in State Friday, April 29, 2022 from 10:00 A.M. to time […]

Paul S. Marek

Paul S. Marek, age 67 of Downers Grove. Beloved husband of Deanne G. Marek, nee Greco; proud father of Julie (Grant) Ondo, Holly (Daniel) LaDuca, Scott Marek, Emily (David) Morrill, Sam (Brian) Piazza, Anna Marek, Grace (Jacob) Maurer and Luke Marek; dear grandfather of Drew, Hope and Hazel, Fred and Claire; brother of the late […]

JoAnn Sheehan, nee Grady

JoAnn Sheehan, nee Grady, age 90, of Westmont, formerly of Chicago.  Loving mother of Sharon (John) Powers and Kathleen (Darrel) Waldera; dearest grandmother of Bridget (Greg), Michael, David, Katherine and Emily; great-grandmother of Wanda; wife of the late Maurice Sheehan. Member of Beta Sigma Phi. Memorial Mass, Saturday August 28, 2021 at St. Mary of […]

Emily B. Trock, nee Baber

Emily B. Trock, nee Baber, age 85, of Westmont formerly of Brookfield. Beloved wife of the late Albert E. Trock, Jr.; loving mother of Albert E. Trock III, Nancy M. Trock, Joseph A. (Blanca) Trock and Barbara T. (Greg) Susmilch; dear grandmother of Kevin (Candace) Trock, Cari (Matt) Schroeder, Ashley Trock and Jeremy Trock; great-grandmother […]

Norman Gurgel

Norman Gurgel, age 83, Army (1960-1962) Veteran of Westmont, retired postal worker of Western Springs. Beloved husband of Sandra Gurgel, nee Boucek; loving father of Heather (David) Carlile, Tiffany Gurgel and Jonathan (Stephanie) Gurgel; devoted grandfather of Samantha and Zachary Carlile, Jackson and Jakob Gurgel; brother of Lenore (the late Tom) McCauley, Melvin (MaryLou) Gurgel, […]

Mrs. Karen Mackert of Westmont, IL

“The staff went out of their way to assist with my mother’s funeral. Through many family members we have used Hitzeman for a few decades!!” Mrs. Karen Mackert Westmont, IL

Dorothy M. Kakuska, nee Paver

Dorothy M. Kakuska, nee Paver age 83, of Westmont, formerly of LaGrange Park.  Beloved wife of the late William J. Kakuska Jr.; fond mother of Kathleen (John) Budnick, Karen (Robert) Mackert, Carol (Andrew) Baumgardt and Cheryl Kakuska; dear grandmother of 12; great grandmother of 5. Visitation, Thursday, March 21, 2019 from 4 P.M. to 8 […]

Dorothy “Bugs” R. Carlberg, nee Bartos

Dorothy—or Bugs, as she was known growing up—was born at Mary Thompson Hospital in Chicago to Edward George and Rose Martina Agatha Bartos on 16 September, 1928. She graduated Good Counsel High School in 1945, at which time she and her friends would frequently go dancing—usually with young servicemen—at the Aragon and Trianon ballrooms in […]

Russell Wentzloff

Russell Wentzloff, age 59, of Westmont formerly of Brookfield. Loving son of the late Archie Wentzloff and Margaret C. Wentzloff, nee Kuch; brother of Reid Wentzloff. Will lie in state Friday, March 2, 2018 at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Corner of Park and Grant, Brookfield. From 9:30 A.M. to time of Service 10:30 A.M. Interment […]