Robert J. Burns, Sr.

Robert J. Burns, Sr., age 81, of Willowbrook, formerly of La Grange Park. Army Veteran. Beloved husband of the late Jean M. Burns, nee Powell; fond father of Robert (Mary Jane) Burns Jr., Michael (Kelly) Burns and Brian (Lena) Burns; dear grandfather of Allison Burns, Robbie Burns, Kalin Burns, Abigail Burns and Connor Burns and […]

Joseph H. Dusek, Jr.

Joseph H. Dusek, Jr., age 92 of Brookfield. Passed away peacefully at home, by the side of his beloved wife of 72 years, Rosemarie Dusek, nee Pearcy; keeping his memory alive are his children, Rosanne Dusek Tenuta and Joseph J. Dusek; grandchildren Krista Tenuta, Jessica (Kesav) Gandham and Dominique Dusek; the latest joy in his […]

Patricia A. Marvin, nee Daily

Patricia A. Marvin, nee Daily, age 96, of Franciscan Village, Lemont, IL formerly of Willowbrook, IL  and Brookfield, IL.  Beloved wife of the late William K. Marvin Sr.; fond mother of William (the late Gail-Lynne) Marvin Jr. and Timothy (Doreen) Marvin; grandmother of Jeff, Jennifer (Greg) Watt, Eric (Jenny) and Erin (Joe) Jarrett; great grandmother […]

Gladys S. Palach, nee Jirasek

More than 29-year La Grange and former 58-year Cicero resident Gladys S. Palach, nee Jirasek, 95, passed away peacefully in her home Feb. 28, 2022, surrounded by her family. Gladys fought a long battle with congestive heart failure and was a 48-year breast cancer survivor. She is survived by her three daughters, Karen Ann (Robert) […]

Robert Francis McFadden

Robert Francis McFadden, age 83 of LaGrange Park formerly of Willowbrook. Beloved husband of the late Patricia McFadden, former husband and dear friend of Rebecca Sue Halper; loving father of Jeffrey (the late Georgia) McFadden, John McFadden and Jodie Tully; step father of John Telez, Carol Telez and Joe Telez; grandfather of Ryan McFadden, Megan […]

Joan M. Pontius, nee Medford

Joan M. Pontius, aged 89, died at Plymouth Place in LaGrange Park on April 17, 2020. She grew up in Swarthmore PA and attended Earlham College where she met her husband William I. Pontius. She was a cheerleader and he played football. They were married in 1951 and raised two children while living in Western […]

Adeline M. Hartman, nee Skoflanc

Adeline M. Hartman, nee Skoflanc, age 94 of North Riverside, formerly of Cicero and Willowbrook. Beloved wife of the late Edward J. Hartman; fond mother of Nancy (Norman) Stieglbauer and the late Edward Hartman , Michael Hartman and David Hartman; dear grandmother of Kristina (Gary) Svec, Elyssa Hartman, Michael (Sheri) Hartman, Jr., Jacob (Kari) Hartman, […]

Nancy A. Brown of Willowbrook, IL

“The family pre-planned the funeral for Dad and Mom.  Due to their age and finances, pre-funding was a smart decision.  It took all the decision making and stress off in advance, so when Dad passed six months ago, less effort, decision, stress and hurry…focusing on other areas of letting Dad go.”   Nancy A. Brown […]

Irene C. DeCarlo, nee Crosby

Irene C. DeCarlo, nee Crosby, age 81, of Willowbrook. Beloved wife of the late Anthony F. DeCarlo; loving mother of Antoinette Fatigato and Anthony DeCarlo; dear grandmother of Gina, Michael, Anthony, Nicholas (Stefanie), Danielle (Brian) and Ariel; great grandmother Annemarie, Grace, Sarah, Gina, Carly, Seth and Mycah; sister of Billy and the late Walter; aunt […]

Steven Charles Sterba

Steven Charles Sterba, age 68 of Willowbrook. Beloved husband of Barbara Sterba, nee Lange; son of Elaine Sterba, nee Fink and the late George Sterba; brother of Warren (Wanda) Sterba; brother-in-law of Kathleen (David) Albers; uncle of April, Samantha and Naomi Sterba, Daniel (April) Albers and Kristin Albers; nephew of Agnes Pajer; cousin of many. […]