Lorraine A. Knott

Lorraine A. Knott, nee Tichy, age 96, of Berwyn.  Beloved wife of the late Earle E. Knott; loving mother of Laural (Gary) Kostuck and the late Earle “Wayne” Knott; grandmother of Erich W. (Joanne) Knott-Bouthillette, Joseph G. Kostuck, Michael R. (Ashley) Kostuck and Rachel C. (Rick) Drew; great grandmother of Donovan, Avery, Livia, Tyler, Jacob, […]

Virginia Louise Mazanek

Mazanek, Virginia Louise, age 96 — Passed away peacefully in Lisle IL on January 10, 2023. Beloved wife of the late Leonard Mazanek. Beloved mother of Leonard (Susan) Mazanek of Lisle IL. Adored grandmother of Scott Mazanek and Kristen (Dan) Karpierz of Lisle IL. Great Grandmother of Chloe Maria and Mia Virginia Karpierz. Loving sister […]

Steven L. Maitland

Steven L. Maitland, age 69, of North Riverside. Beloved husband of Susan Maitland, nee Plechaty; fond father of numerous fur babies; brother of Donnie (Sandy) Maitland, Michelle Peterson, Julie (Donnie) Hicks and Linda (the Late Phil) Jenkins; son-in-law of Edna (the late Robert) Plechaty; brother-in-law Steven Plechaty; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Visitation, Friday, […]

Violet Ratkovich

Violet (Novacek) Ratkovich, 97 of Brookfield passed away peacefully December 2, 2022 surrounded by her family. She was born May 13, 1925 at St Anthony’s Hospital in Chicago to Emil and Emily (Svornik) Novacek. Both her parents were born in Czechoslovakia and taught Violet to speak Czech and honor her heritage all her life. Violet […]

Lucille S. Frey, nee Simpson

Lucille S. Frey, nee Simpson, age 100, of Brookfield. Beloved wife of the late David J. Frey, III; fond mother of Dr. Joanne M. (Diantha McJilton) Frey and David J. (Chadwin Sneyd) Frey, IV; sister of the late Dorothy Woodford, Doris Weaver and Arthur Simpson; sister in law of Vera (the late Charles) Frey; aunt […]

Mildred F. Hamouz, nee Kubacka

Mildred F. Hamouz, nee Kubacka, age 94, of North Riverside, formerly of Berwyn. Beloved wife of the late Joseph Hamouz; fond mother of Joe Hamouz and Donna L. (Mark) Welke; dear grandmother of Devin Welke and Ian Welke; predeceased by 2 brothers and 2 sisters. Visitation Wednesday, October 26, 2022, 9:00 A.M. to time of […]

Mildred Calek, nee Vasko

Our beloved mother, Mildred (nee Vasko) Calek, passed away peacefully in her home in LaGrange on June 19, 2022, just days before her 91st birthday. Devoted wife of the late Joseph Calek, she is survived by her daughters Anne (David Lockery) Calek, Alice (Richard, retired CFD) Dory, and her son Joe Calek; loving grandmother of […]

Anna E. “Betty” Roegner, nee Wuerfele

Anna E. “Betty” (Wuerfele) Roegner, of Brookfield, IL, died peacefully on June 4, 2022. She was 93 years old. Born in Burlington, KS on May 10, 1929, daughter of George and Fonda (Graham) Wuerfele, Betty lived in the Chicago area for many years and was a long time employee of Fannie Mae. Betty met the […]

Lenore Caprata, nee Kriz

Lenore Caprata, nee Kriz age 86, of LaGrange Park. Beloved wife of the late Ronald Caprata, dear mother of Cynthia (James) Gruszka; aunt to Michael, the late Nancy, Bill and Beth; cousin of Sharon; friend to many.  Known to many as Mrs. C Visitation Monday, May 9, 2022 from 3:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. and […]

Dorothy J. Stastny, formerly Jacklin

Dorothy J. Stastny, formerly Jacklin, age 91 of LaGrange Park. Beloved wife of the late Charles J. Stastny; fond mother of Susan (Andreas) Tobler and Sandra (Robert) Weidner; dear grandmother of Bobby Weidner and Jenny (Jake) Silverman; great grandmother of Ben Silverman; sister of William (Bonnie) Jacklin and the late Robert (Betty) Jacklin and Gwendolyn […]