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    Dorothy A. Nispurik

    Dorothy A. Nispurik (nee Radjenovich) age 91, of Lemont and Bedford Park, at rest October 17, 2019 at Franciscan Village in Lemont. Born October 25, 1927 in Lemont, IL, to Joseph and Josephine Radjenovich. Beloved wife of the late Frank; loving sister of the late Eleanor Bernatowicz and Robert Radjenovich; dearest aunt of Michael (Debra) Bernatowicz and John Trumbich. Visitation Wednesday October 23, 2019 from 9-11 A.M. at Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home & Cremation Services 501 State St., Lemont followed by an 11 A.M. Funeral Service. Interment Resurrection Cemetery Justice, IL. Info 630-257-2123 or www.gerharzfuneralhome.com The post Dorothy A. Nispurik appeared first on Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home.

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    Chester Polejewski

    Chester Polejewski, age 75, at rest July 31, 2019 at Franciscan Village in Lemont. Visitation Friday August 2, 2019 from 4-8 P.M. at Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home 501 State St., Lemont. Funeral Mass Saturday 10 A.M. at St. Alphonsus Church in Lemont. Prayers will begin at the funeral home at 9:30 A.M. Interment private. Info 630-257-2123 or www.gerharzfuneralhome.com The post Chester Polejewski appeared first on Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home.

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    George S. “Crow” Carter

    George S. “Crow” Carter, age 93, longtime resident of Lemont, at rest July 17, 2019 at his home. Proud United States Army Veteran, World War II. Born October 7, 1925 in Chicago, IL to Sylvester and Anna Carter. Beloved husband of Barbara “Barb” (nee Beck); loving father of Sharrin (Ron) Bushman, Maryclaire, Jeanne, Gary, the late Alan and his honorary daughters Gizelle (Don) Burwhat and Cindi (Paul) Buck; devoted grandfather of John (Karen), Bushman, James (Katy) Bushman and Chris (David) Kreutz; dearest great grandfather of Noah, Isabelle, Sophia, Joseph and Owen; dear brother of Ronald and Dennis Carter. Visitation Saturday July 20, 2019  from 3-7 P.M. at Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home…

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    Christopher Andrew Garcia

    Christopher Andrew Garcia, suddenly, age 27, at rest May 13, 2019. Beloved father of Vincent; loving son of Jose and Maria Garcia; dearest brother of Giuseppe (Marilena)  and Brittney Garcia. Visitation Wednesday May 15, 2019 from 4-8 P.M. at Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home & Cremation Services 501 State St., Lemont. Funeral Thursday 10 A.M. at St. Patrick Church, Lemont. Interment Resurrection Cemetery, Justice IL. Info 630-257-2123 or www.gerharzfuneralhome.com The post Christopher Andrew Garcia appeared first on Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home.

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    Paul Kazen

    Paul Kazen, age 69 of Lemont, at rest April 13, 2019 at Lemont Nursing & Rehab. Beloved husband of the late Patricia nee Bailey; loving father of Paul (Lauren); devoted grandfather of Katrina, Shane, Aydan, Isabella, Robert and Molly; dearest brother of Daniel Kazan and Joy Hofstra. Paul was a retired chemical compounder for GC America. Interment private. Arrangements entrusted to Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Info 630-257-2123 or www.gerharzfuneralhome.com The post Paul Kazen appeared first on Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home.

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    Charles R. Cicora Sr.

    Charles R. “Charlie” Cicora Sr., age 74, suddenly at rest April 7, 2019. Longtime resident of Lemont. Beloved husband of the late Patricia Ann (nee Thomas); loving father of Serena Renee (Ronald) Mastro, Theresa Tammy (John) Hayes and Charles R. Jr. (Cindy Kucinski); devoted grandfather of Miranda, Mitchell, Marissa, Eirhan, Patrick, Maeve, Reagan, Kyrsti and Logan; dearest great grandfather of Lukasz and Sophia; dear brother of Jerome Cicora; fond uncle of nieces and nephews. Memorial Visitation Tuesday April 16, 2019 at Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home 501 state St., Lemont from 3-8 P.M. Memorial Mass Wednesday 11 A.M. at St. Patrick Church, Lemont. Interment private. Info 630-257-2123 or www.gerharzfuneralhome The post Charles…

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    Tony J. Goode Jr.

    Tony J. Goode Jr., age 89, longtime resident of Lemont, at rest April 2, 2019 at Lemont Nursing & Rehab. Proud United States Army veteran serving his country during the Korean Conflict. Beloved husband of the late Patricia (nee Wilson); loving father of Anthony Goode III; dearest brother of Joanne (Dominick) Filicicchia; dear uncle of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Sunday April 7, 2019 from 3-7 P.M. at Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Funeral Mass Monday 10 A.M. at St. Alphonsus Church. Interment private. Info 630-852-8000 or www.westsuburbanfh.com The post Tony J. Goode Jr. appeared first on Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home.

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    Norma Beavers

    Norma Beavers, age 95, at rest March 24, 2019 at Senior Star in Romeoville. Arrangements pending The post Norma Beavers appeared first on Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home.

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    Alan “Al” Carter

    Alan “Al” Carter, age 49, suddenly, of Romeoville, at rest February 14, 2019. Born July 4. 1970 in Chicago, IL. Beloved son of George and Barbara (nee Beck) Carter; loving brother of Sharrin (Ron) Bushman, Maryclaire, Jeanne and Gary Carter; devoted uncle of John (Karen) and James (Katy) Bushman and Christen (Dave) Kreutz; dearest great uncle of Noah, Isabelle, Sophia, Owen, and Joseph. Visitation Sunday 3-8 P.M. at Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home & Cremation Services 501 State St., Lemont. Funeral Services Sunday 7:30 P.M.. Rev. Glenn B. Bergmark, officiating. Interment private. Info 630-257-2123 or www.gerharzfuneralhome.com The post Alan “Al” Carter appeared first on Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home.

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    Charlene “Char” Counter

    Charlene “Char” Counter (nee Weck), age 81, of Homer Glen, at rest February 13, 2019. Born March 27, 1937 in Lemont, IL to George and Josephine (nee Rieck) Weck. Char attended St. Matthew Lutheran grade school (1951) and Lemont Township High School (1955).  Beloved wife of Jack; loving mother of Debra Sue Counter, Mark Allan (Cindy) and Steven (Debbie) Counter; devoted grandmother of Brian, Tracy, Kristine (Ethan) Wilson, Rebecca, Kyle (Megan) and Michael Counter; dearest sister of Norman Weck, Marilyn Smith and the late George Weck Jr., LaVerne Picha, Blanche Leffler, Eleanor McMillan, Donald and Robert Weck; dear sister-in-law of Rose Nelson, Mitzi and Bernice Weck, Fond aunt of many…

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    Randall G. Perini

    Randall G. Perini. age 65, at rest suddenly, January 19, 2019 at his home in Lemont. Beloved husband of Diane (nee Spengler); loving father of Stephanie (Joseph) Scorzo, Jessica (Chad) Rhodes, Gwendolyn Perini, Lauren Bordignon, Michelle and Gregory John Perini; cherished grandfather of Valentina and Marcella; devoted son of Helen and the late George Perini; dearest brother of Kathy (the late David) Laubhan and Deborah (Richard) Nona; dear son-in-law of the late Donald and Ann M. Spengler, special brother-in-law of Donald M. Spengler, Catherine Tardy (Brian Turnbull) and Mary (Mark) McCarter; fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. Memorial Visitation Thursday January 24, 2019 from 3-8 P.M. at Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral…

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    Marvin Louis “Murph” Leffler

    Marvin Louis “Murph” Leffler, age 86, at rest January 7, 2019 at Edward Hospital in Naperville. Born February 1, 1932 in Joliet, IL., he was the youngest of eight children of William and Caroline (nee Schroeder) Leffler. On February 12, 1955, Murphy married Marianne Hennebry and together they raised three sons, Thomas (Jana), Timothy (Tracey) and James (Maureen). Survived by his wife of 63 years and the proud grandpa of nine grandchildren; Nicholas, Thomas (Valerie), Jordan, Christian, Michael, Timothy, Gage, Kathleen and John; twin great granddaughters Autumn and Ava; one sister Helen (Paul) Goebel of Iowa; brothers and sisters-in-law, Dieter and Marge Michaelsen, Beth Hennebry, Tom Hennebry and Marlene Davis; also many…

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    Lorraine Freehauf

    Lorraine Freehauf, age 99, longtime resident of Lemont and Lockport,  at rest December 31, 2018 at Senior Star at Weber Pace in Romeoville. Born October 4, 1919 to John and Francis Freehauf. Beloved sister of the late Agnes Bozych, Rose Cuttill, William and Earl Freehauf; loving aunt and great aunt of several nieces and nephews. Retired assemblyer from Western Electric, longtime parishioner of St. Alphonsus Church. Visitation Friday January 4, 2019 from 9-11 A.M. at Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home 501 State St., Lemont, followed by an 11:30 A.M. Funeral Mass at St. Alphonsus Church in Lemont. Interment St. Alphonsus Cemetery. Info 630-257-2123 or www.gerharzfuneralhome.com. The post Lorraine Freehauf appeared first on…

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    Carol R. Ferry

    Carol R. Ferry (nee Falk), age 77, longtime resident of Lemont, at rest December 28, 2018 at her home. Born May 23, 1941 in Freeport, IL to Karl and Gladys Falk. Beloved wife of the late Paul “Bird”; loving mother of Karl (Joyce Marie nee Buschschulte); dearest grandmother of Adam Paul and Kristina “Kacie” Claire; dear sister-in-law of Regina Wanda; fond aunt of James, Steve, Tom, Mark, John and Robert Ferry, William and Kathleen Wanda and Judy Foreman; great aunt of many. Mrs Ferry was a former teacher at Lemont High School. Funeral Services Wednesday January 2, 2019 at 10 A.M. at Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home 501 State St., Lemont. Visitation…

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    Lorma F. Alwes

    Lorma F. Alwes, nee Zielke, age 91, longtime resident of Downers Grove, formerly of Lemont, at rest December 25, 2018 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove, IL. Beloved wife of the late George; loving mother of Laura (Frank) Blazek, Lynn (John Burrs) Haibach and Shelly (Normann) Black; devoted grandmother of Scott, Norman, Joseph, Michael, Alex and Amanda; dearest great grandmother of 6; dear sister of Emily Coristine and Herb Zielke, fond aunt of several nieces and nephews. Funeral Services Friday December 28, 2018 at 11 A.M. at St. Matthew Lutheran Church 305 Lemont St., Lemont. Visitation Friday at the Church from 10-11 A.M. Interment St. Matthew Lutheran Cemetery. Info…

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    Catherine “Cathy” Yates

    Yates, “Cathy” Catherine M. (Denos) of Plainfield peacefully passed away Tuesday December 4th, 2018. At the age of 57, her final moments were with here loving family by her side. Catherine, beloved wife of 29 years to Timothy A. Yates of Plainfield. Preceded in death by her loving mother Beverly M. Denos, survived by her loving father George J. Denos of Romeoville, brother John (Donna) Denos of Joliet, Kimberly (Kevin) Denos and George Denos Jr. of Romeoville. Cherished Aunt to many nieces and nephews along with numerous cousins. Cathy will certainly be missed by all who knew her, especially her team from Navistar where Cathy had worked for many years.…

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    Maria Palomino Pop de Garcia

    Maria Palomino Pop de Garcia, age 89, at rest December 5, 2018 at her home in Bolingbrook, IL. Born February 1, 1929 in Guatemala to Rodolfo Palomino and Anita Pop. Beloved wife of the late Oscar; loving mother of Juan Jose, Victor Manuel, Douglas, Maria Teresa, Zoila Ines and Isabel Cristina; devoted grandmother of 14; great grandmother of 20. Funeral Services Friday December 7, 2018 at Noon at Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home 501 State St., Lemont followed by interment at Mt. Vernon Cemetery, Lemont. Info 630-257-2123 or www.gerharzfuneralhome.com The post Maria Palomino Pop de Garcia appeared first on Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home.

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    Cynthia Marie Rex

    Cynthia “Cindy” Marie Rex (nee Kowalski), passed away peacefully November 5, 2018 at Loyola University Medical Center surrounded by her loving family.  Survived by her loving sons, Steven (Jennifer) and Matthew (Monica); grandchildren, Ashley, Damien, Mackenzie and Tyler and brothers, Ray (Gerry)  and Robert (Carolyn) Kowalski. Preceded in death by her sister, Marjorie Taylor; parents Anna Marie and Roman Kowalski; maternal grandparents Ida and Fred Drafke and paternal grandparents Michael and Antoinette Kowalski. Born July 9, 1954 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Joliet and raised in Lemont, Cindy enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, watching them grow up. Yearly visits to Brookfield Zoo and Chicagoland Speedway were some of her…

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    Robert Lee Derbas Sr.

    Robert Lee Derbas Sr., age 66, of Joliet, at rest August 12, 2018 at his home. Born February 28, 1952 in Chicago, IL to Matthew and Geneive Derbas; beloved father of Jennifer Derbas, Robert L. Jr. (Shandra) and Joseph (Jennifer) Derbas; devoted grandfather of Bobby, Crystal, Anthony, Jacob, Joseph, Austin, Jameson, Max, Alexandra and Connor; dearest great grandfather of Sophianna, Ava and Damian; dear brother of Patti Cichon, Russell and David Derbas. Visitation Saturday August 18, 2018 from 12-4 P.M. at Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home & Cremation Services 501 State St., Lemont. Interment private. Info 630-257-2123 or www.gerharzfuneralhome.com  

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    Mary Ellen Catterson

    Mary Ellen Catterson, (nee Bauer) age 64, longtime resident of Lockport, IL, at rest August 4, 2018 at Silver Cross Hospital in Joliet. Beloved wife of Robert; loving mother of Kelly (Sean) Brogan, Maureen (Trevor) Gauchat and Stacey Catterson; devoted grandmother of Annalise; dearest sister of John (Betty), Bob and Bill (Lori) Bauer, Nancy (David) Schlager and the late Paul (Donna) Bauer ; devoted aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation and Funeral Mass pending. Info 630-257-2123

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    David Marshall Walsh

    David Marshall Walsh, founder and owner of Walco Tool & Engineering, passed away peacefully in his home in Lemont, IL on Sunday, August 5th, at the age of 78.  Born in Boston, Massachusetts, October 26th, 1939, to the late Marshall and Elizabeth (nee Oldenbrook) Walsh, David attended Saugus High School. He served his country in the United States Marine Corps, and graduated from the Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston. This June, David celebrated 50 years of Walco Tool & Engineering with his employees. He lived a full and accomplished life, building a legacy, traveling the world and making a difference in people’s lives. His dedication to his country, his…

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    Alicia O. Maldonado

    Alicia O. Maldonado, age 95, of Plainfield, at rest June 25, 2018. Beloved wife of Salvador; loving mother of Maria (Alfredo) Hernandez and Laura (Julio) Villasenor; dearest grandmother of Oscar, Eric and Iverliss; dear sister of Irma and Margarita. Visitation Sunday July 1, 2018 from 1-5 P.M. at Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home 501 State St., Lemont. Interment private. Info 630-257-2123 or www.gerharzfuneralhome.com

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    Mary Rita Dooley Siefert

    Mary Rita Dooley Siefert, age 93, at rest June 12, 2018 in Hiawatha Kansas. Visitation Monday June 18, 2018 at 9 A.M. at Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home & Cremation Services 501 State St., Lemont. Funeral Mass Monday 10 A.M. St. Alphonsus Church. Interment St. Alphonsus Cemetery. Full Obituary will appear on Friday

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    Leslie Przybylski

    Leslie Przybylski (nee Kerwin), age 70, at rest June 2, 2018 in LaGrange, IL., formerly of Lemont and Palatine. She attended Ss. Cyril & Methodius grammar school and Mt. Assisi Academy, in Lemont. Mrs. Przybylski was a retired Palatine postal worker. Beloved mother of Michael (Mary) and Ronald; loving grandmother of Mia, Milana and Maribella. Preceded in death by her parents William and Irene (nee Wietrzykowski) Kerwin. Graveside Services Saturday June 9, 2018 at 10:30 A.M. at Ss. Cyril & Methodius Cemetery Rt. 6 & Maple Rd. (East of Briggs St.), Joliet, IL. Arrangements entrusted to Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home, Lemont.  Info 630-257-2123 or www.gerharzfuneralhome.com

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    Virginia M. Hoster

    Virginia M. Hoster, (nee Gee), age 91, at rest May 14, 2018 at her home in Lockport. Beloved wife of Robert J.; loving mother of Joseph (Lynn) Mikan, James (Karen) Mikan, Martha (David) Walsh and Janet (Erich) Kuchar; devoted grandmother of 6,great grandmother of 7; dear sister of George F. Gee; fond aunt of several nieces and nephews. Co-owner of Big Run Golf Course in Lockport for many years. Funeral Services Friday May 18, 2018 at Bethany Lutheran Church 500 Lemont St., Lemont at 10 A.M. Visitation at the church from 9 A.M. till time of services. Interment Orland Memorial Park Cemetery, Orland Park, IL. In lieu of flowers memorials…

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    Loretta S. Draxlir

    Loretta Draxlir, (nee Cesario), age 84 of Cicero. Beloved wife of the late Edward; loving mother of Barbara and the late Jessica; dearest aunt of many nieces and nephews. Funeral Mass Wednesday April 18, 2018 at 11 A.M. at St. Frances of Rome Church 15th & 59th Ct., Cicero. Visitation at the church from 10 A.M. till time of Mass. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Anthony P. Cappetta Funeral Services. Info 630-707-0130 or www.anthonycappettafuneralservice.com

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    Thomas S. Biedron

    Thomas S. Biedron, age 91, at rest April 8, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Sophia “Sue” (nee Kielbon); loving father of Gail (Jan) Miller, Greg (Janet), Timothy (Toni) and Rex (Kathy); devoted grandfather of Dr. Joe (Anjalika), Mark (Jennifer), Bethany (Mikal) Rabanus, Jennifer (Matt) Taken, Greg Jr., Tricia, Dr. Matthew, Stephanie (fiancee Dr. Bristol Schmitz), Melissa and Kaleigh; devoted great grandfather of many, fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. Funeral Mass Friday April 13, 2018 at 10 A.M. at St. Stephen Deacon and Martyr Church 17500 84th Ave,.Tinley Park. Visitation at the Church from 9:15 till time of Funeral Mass. Private family visitation Thursday. Interment private. Arrangements entrusted…

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    Audrey A. Busse

    Audrey A. Busse, (nee Knoll), age 84, of Lemont, at rest at her home in Franciscan Village on April 4, 2018. Born December 30, 1933 in Chicago, IL to the late John and Bernice Knoll. Beloved wife of the late Richard; loving mother of Vicki (Robert) Panke, Cindy (Richard) Daehnke, and Kerri (James) Bresnahan; devoted grandmother of 8 and great grandmother of 5; dear aunt of 2. Family Services private. A Celebration of Audrey’s life will be announced shortly. Arrangements entrusted to Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Lemont. Info 630-257-2123 or www.gerharzfh.com

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    Irma C. Zabicki – Ackerman

    Irma C. Zabicki – Ackerman (nee Wagner), age 86, at rest February 1, 2018. Longtime resident of Lockport. Born December 14, 1931 in Zanesville Ohio to Karl and Gladys Wagner; beloved wife of the late Raymond Ackerman and Roman Zabicki; loving mother of Christine and Karl (LouEllen) Ackerman and the late Erich; dearest step-mother of Joan Savage, Roman, Jill and Daniel Zabicki, Janet Kropiewnicki, William Zabicki, Jane Brown, JoEllen Riccio and Jean Lopez; dear grandmother of 30, great grandmother of many; fond sister of Jane Renoir, Martha Anker and John Wagner; special aunt of many nieces and nephews. Irma and her late husband Raymond were members of the original St.…

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    Gladys Togliatti

    Gladys Togliatti (nee Rutkowski), age 95, longtime resident of Lemont, at rest January 8, 2018 at Joliet Area Community Hospice. Born August 16, 1922 in Lemont to John and Philomena Rutkowski. Beloved wife of the late Camillo; loving mother of the late Colette, Charles and Gladys (Thomas) Hylka; devoted grandmother of Jerry and Robert Hylka; dear sister of the late John Rutkowski. Visitation Thursday January 11, 2018 at Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home 501 State St, Lemont from 4-7 P.M. Funeral Mass Friday 10 A.M. at St. Alphonsus Church, Lemont. Interment St. Alphonsus Cemetery. Info 630-257-2123 or www.gerharzfuneralhome.com

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    Donald H. Wall

    Donald H. Wall, age 76, at rest January 7, 2018, at his home in Lemont surrounded by his loving family. Born February 19, 1941 in Evergreen Park, IL to Harry and Leona (nee Starshack) Wall. Beloved husband of Sandra nee Srotyr; loving father of Lawrence (Donna) and Timothy (RaeLyn); devoted grandfather of Brandon, Tyler, Kelsey, Keaton and Madison; dearest godfather of Chris; dear brother-in-law of Sharon Cottongim and Edward Srotyr; fond uncle of several nieces and nephews. Don retired in May of 1997 after 35 years as process supervisor for the refinery in Lemont.  He was a 10 year financial secretary for the Pure Rod & Gun club in Plainfield,…

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    Donald D. Calvert

    Donald D. Calvert, suddenly, age 82, at rest January 5, 2018 at his home in Lemont, IL. Formerly of Downers Grove, Il and Munster, Indiana. Born July 29, 1935 in Robinson, IL to Lou and Ruth Calvert. Don played collegiate football at Vanderbilt University. Beloved father of Donald C. Calvert and Julie (Kurt) Miiller both of Hammond, IN; devoted grandfather of Kam, Luke and Zachary; dearest brother of Beverly (Leon) West of Texas; fond uncle of several nieces and nephews; dear friend to many. Don was also a member of Christ Church of Oak Brook. Interment private. Memorial Services at a later date. Info 630-257-2123 or www.gerharzfuneralhome.com

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    Margaret Drafke

    Margaret Drafke (nee Koski), age 91, lifelong resident of Lemont, at rest November 28, 2017 at Silver Cross Hospital in Joliet. Beloved wife of the late Fred “Fritz”; loving mother of Shirley (the late Daniel) Phillips, Joan (Michael) Hoffman and the late Robert; devoted grandmother of Daniel, Justin, Brooke (James) Campbell, Cassie (Lance) Bittiker, Robert and Nicole; dearest great grandmother of Zachary, Aiden, Madison, Bella, Landon, Parker, Sophia, Brinley, and Cooper; fond aunt of many nieces and nephews; preceded in death by her parents Edward and Margaret (nee Counter) Koski and brothers Bobby, John and Jim Koski. Visitation Friday December 1, 2017 from 3-9 P.M. at Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home 501…