• Lombard,  Villa Park

    Harold (Harry) Gnadt, age 83, of Lombard

    Harold (Harry) Gnadt, age 83, of Lombard passed on Wednesday, November 6. Harry is survived by his wife, Margaret (Marge), daughters Donna, Diane, and a granddaughter, Allie Thomas. He was born in Chicago July 2, 1936 to the late Harold and Eleanor Gnadt.  He was pre-deceased by his younger brother, Ron. Harry was known for his unique personality, talent for photography and love of family. A Celebration of Life will be held Sunday, November 24 at 2 PM at Allegra Banquets, 237 St. Charles Rd., Villa Park.  Interment private. Visit www.brustfuneralhome.com or call 888-629-0094 for information.

  • Lombard,  Villa Park

    Alice E. Andersen nee Gwinnup, age 95, of Wooddale

    Alice E. Andersen nee Gwinnup, age 95, of Wooddale, died November 7, at Abbington Rehab Center in Roselle. Alice was the beloved wife of the late Earl H. Andersen, Sr.; loving mother of 3: Earlene A. (Timothy J. Sr.) Reilly, Earl H. (Christine) Andersen II, and Alice E. (John) Walton; adored grandmother of Theresa L. (Thornton) Koppel, Timothy J. Reilly II, Joel Andersen and Nina Andersen; great-grandmother of William (Angela) Brubacher, Mathew Koppel, Steve Koppel, Jonathan (Eden) Koppel and Rebekah Koppel; great-great grandmother of Josiah Koppel and Liam Koppel.  Alice is also survived by a sister and a brother. Alice was preceded in death by her husband; a grandson, Aaron…

  • Lombard,  Villa Park

    Roger B. Moore, age 88 of Lombard

    Roger B. Moore, age 88 of Lombard, died November 8 2019 at Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital in the presence of loved ones. Roger was the beloved husband of the late Philadel; father of Darlinn (Richard) Sladky and Lorrie (David) Eshoo; grandfather of René (Daniel Evans) Otto and Tifani (Jeff) Anton; great-grandfather of Jackson Evans and Ella Evans; brother of Heidi (Dan) Rebecca and Rosemarie Lawless; and many nieces and nephews. Roger was preceded in death by his wife, a sister, Diane Koesha, and a brother, Jerry Moore. Funeral Services will be held Monday, November 11, with a Visitation from 12:30 to 1:30 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S.…

  • Lombard,  Villa Park

    Judith A. Nielsen nee Leanes, age 72, suddenly of Glen Ellyn, formerly of Lombard

    Judith A. Nielsen nee Leanes, age 72, suddenly of Glen Ellyn, formerly of Lombard, died November 7, surrounded by her family, at Good Samaritan Hospital. Judith was the loving mother of Patricia (Stanley) Szudrowicz of Lombard; fond Grandmother of Amanda Guetzow of Glen Ellyn, Allison (Mark Garbacz) Szudrowicz of Villa Park, and Stasiu Szudrowicz of Lombard; great-grandmother of Lily and Mia of Glen Ellyn and various “adopted” great-grandchildren; dear sister of Paul (Marianne) Leanes of Arlington Heights; fond aunt of Scott (Jillian) Leanes of Fox Lake and Julie (Lee) Van Sickle of Chicago; and dear friend of many. Judith had been a resident of Glen Ellyn for the past 4…

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    Frank Mangels, age 91, of Lombard

    Celebrating the life of Frank Mangels, 91, who died on November 3, 2019. He was loved by his family, daughters: Wanda Drewel (Lewis Fischbein); Wendy Zimmerman (Bruce); Wynn Navarro (Michael); and his grandchildren: Katie Zimmerman (Michael Kernan); Beth Zimmerman (Mo Amer); Julia Navarro (Jordan Milam); Amanda Drewel (Jacob Batey); and Franklin Navarro; and his many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife of 46 years, Avis (nee Miller), his parents: Frank and Martha (nee Koehler), his sisters: Lucille Boese and Lillian Lubbert, and his granddaughter, Paige Drewel. His many friends at Community Presbyterian Church of Lombard, were a special part of his life. The church provided…

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    Thomas “Tom” R. Kotarba

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  • Lombard,  Villa Park

    RUTH LOMBARD, nee Scott, age 88, of Lombard

    Ruth Lombard nee Walker was born on March 4th, 1931  and she was called to her heavenly home on November 4th, 2019 in Lombard, IL.  She was the daughter of late Marshall and Christell Walker.  She was born in Homer, Louisiana.  She shared her life with the late Eldor Lombard for 25 years.  She was the caring mother to JoAnn Lombard and the loving grandmother to Terrence (Lauren) Lombard.  She was the great grandmother to Joshua, Tristan, and Kennedy.  She was the amazing sister to the late Marshall, James, Bobbye, Mary, Charles.  She was the beloved Aunt and Great Aunt to many nieces and nephews.  She was the bestie to…

  • Lombard,  Villa Park

    Anna M. Spilker-Steinbrenner nee Hurray, age 95, of Lombard

    Anna M. Spilker-Steinbrenner nee Hurray, age 95, of Lombard, passed away November 5, 2019. Visitation will be held Monday, November 18th from 4 – 7 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St, Lombard. Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, November 19th with prayers at 9:30 AM from Brust Funeral Home to St. Pius X Church, 1025 E. Madison St, Lombard, for 10 AM Mass. Interment will follow at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside. Anna was the beloved mother of Donna J. Spilker, Colonel Ret. John M. “Mike” (Josephine) Spilker and Peggy A. (Scott) Mengel; her loving grandchildren, John, Anthony, Jana, Ryan, Janel, Sara, Erika, Laura, Lisa and…

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    Eva Markowski

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    Michael “Mike” Ludwig

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    C.W. “Bill” Bennett

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    Jessica Munro Fraser (nee MacLennan), 84, of Lombard

    Jessica Munro Fraser (nee MacLennan), 84, died Sunday, October, 27, 2019 after battling the aftermath of a stroke.  Beloved wife of the late Alastair G. Fraser, much-loved mother of her three daughters and her late son, Scott G. Fraser and a cherished grandmother of nine. Jessica was born in Inverness, Scotland where she and her husband were born and grew up.  Both immigrated to Canada and then to the United States where they built a family.  Most of her life she lived in Lombard, IL – and her family never strayed too far away. She is survived by her daughters, Carol (Dave) Knuth of Addison, IL, Lee (Chris) Salafatinos of Glen…

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    Stanley Kaliski

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    EDWIN “TOM” SIMONSON, age 86, of Lombard

    Edwin “Tom” Simonson, age 86, a longtime resident of Lombard, was called home to Our Lord on Monday October 29, 2019.  Tom was the loving husband of Lila Jean Schroeder Meyers, married one month shy of 33 years.  Loving father to Ken (Dez) Simonson  and Laura (Mark) Cook. Loving stepfather to Dawn Meyers-Bergin, Wendy (Phil) Meyers Zelazny, and Kent Meyers. Papa to grandchildren Nicole (Alex) Cook Andersen, Thom, Chris, Kelsey, Natalie, Kenny and Stephen Cook, Kim, Kristin and Maggie Simonson Rice, step-grandchildren Paul Bergin, Jules and Cody Zelazny. Tom was also Great Papa to Braedon Wheeler, Sophia, Piper and Lucas Andersen. After high school, Tom was in National Guard 1950-1953,…

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    Marilyn Poole

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    Catherine M. Tinnon

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    Allan Russell Erickson

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    Gus Karantzis, age 83, of Lombard

    Gus Karantzis, age 83, of Lombard, died October 25, 2019 at his home. Gus was the beloved husband of RoseMarie Karantzis (nee Albano), of whom he has been wed 56 years; loving father of Deborah (Darryl) Duey of Villa Park, Patricia (Dan) Crawford of Villa Park, and Berta Karantzis of Lombard; proud grandfather of Jonathon (Megan) Crawford of Indianapolis, Mackenzie Crawford of Elk Grove Village, Grady Crawford of Elk Grove Village, Caysie (Adam) Buttrey of Tennessee, Cara (Samson) White of Florida, Carly Duey of Tennessee; fond great-grandfather of Judea, Lilah, and Jonah. Gus was a Veteran of the U.S. Army, having served in Germany at age 25. He married the…

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    David P. Bidne

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    Phillip L. Dvorak

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    Joyce A. Dimpfl

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    Dorothy A. Gallo

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  • Lombard,  Villa Park

    John W. Cooper, age 92, of Lombard

    John W. Cooper, age 92, of Lombard, died October 21 at his home. John was the beloved husband of Donna M. nee Urie, whom he married in 1959; loving father of Ann (John) Gieser of Carol Stream and Michael (Kimberly) of Wheaton; fond grandfather of Donna Gieser of Carol Stream, Cameron Cooper of Wheaton and Mikaela Cooper of Wheaton; dear brother of Richard Jr. (Irene) of Oklahoma, Natalie (Jim) Hutchens of Kansas, Carolyn of Kansas and the late Joe of Kansas; many nieces and nephews; and a brother-in-law, John Urie, of Canada. John had been a Lombard resident for 44 years, since 1975.  He was very active at Sacred Heart…

  • Lombard,  Villa Park

    Melvin J. Schultz, age 92, of Schaumburg, formerly of Northbrook and Maywood

    Melvin J. Schultz, age 92, of Schaumburg, formerly of Northbrook and Maywood, died October 20, 2019 at Sunrise of Schaumburg. Melvin  was the loving husband of the late Reta nee Miller; loving father of Ken (Joanne) of Schaumburg, and Charles; grandfather of Arica (Tyson) Vancil of Connecticut, Allison (Cory) Woodrich of Arlington Heights, Nicole (Michael) Woodrich of Schaumburg, Kyle, Kelsie, Michelle (Dave) Morawski of Chicago and Jacob; great-grandfather of Cory, Devin, Daniela, Mike, Emerson, Harrison and Eleanor. Melvin grew up in Maywood and attended Proviso High School, graduating in 1945.  He was a Veteran of the U.S. Navy and served in WWII and the Korean War. Melvin was the former…

  • Lombard,  Villa Park

    Roger D. Miller, age 79, of Sycamore, formerly of Lombard, Villa Park

    Roger D. Miller, age 79, of Sycamore, formerly of Lombard, Villa Park, passed away October 20, 2019. Visitation will be held Thursday, October 24th from 10 AM until time of service at 12:00 Noon at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St, Lombard. Interment will follow at Mt. Emblem Cemetery in Elmhurst. Roger is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Barbara nee Veverka; his loving children, Diana (Jeff) Miletich of Tennessee, Kerrie (Paul) Moniuszko of St. Charles and Steven (Judi) Miller of Pennsylvania; cherished grandfather of Rachel (Fiance’ Kyle), Jocelyn, and Cameron. Roger is preceded in death by his brother, Robert. Roger grew up in Chicago. He joined…

  • Lombard,  Villa Park

    Nancy Ann Falash (nee Nutley), age 75, of Villa Park

    Nancy Ann Falash (nee Nutley), beloved wife, mother, grandmother, age 75, of Villa Park, IL, passed away peacefully on October 16, 2019.  She was born February 17, 1944 in Chicago, IL to Lawrence and Catherine (Vanik) Nutley, whom preceded her in death.  She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Richard E. Falash Jr. of Villa Park, IL; her 5 children, Richard (Donna) Falash of Addison, IL, Anthony Falash of Lake in the Hills, IL, Joseph Falash of Rockford, IL, Nancy (Marc) Rowe of Villa Park, IL, and Mary Ann (Robert) Del Santo of Crystal Lake, IL.  She was a loving grandmother to her 11 grandchildren, Stephanie, Madeline, Rebecca, Emily,…

  • Lombard,  Villa Park

    Inez A. Galvan, age 95, of Lombard

    Inez A. Galvan, age 95, of Lombard, died October 16, 2019. A Memorial Gathering will be held Monday, October 21, from 10 AM until time of a Celebration of Life Service at 11 AM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard.  Private Interment. Visit www.brustfuneralhome.com or call 888-629-0094 for information.

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    William E. Arenson

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    William Cunningham

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    Jack Heildelmeier

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    Catherine Passaretti

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    Raymond Albert Bragado, age 88, of Lombard

    Raymond Albert Bragado, age 88, of Lombard, passed away on October 10th 2019 in Lombard, IL. A Memorial Service will be held from 1pm to 4pm Saturday, October 19th, 2019 at Brust Funeral Home. Raymond A. Bragado was born in Chicago to Enid Svaboda and Tranquilino Bragado on December 17th, 1930. He worked as an Electrician/Engineer. He served in the United States Navy. He was involved in The National Republican Congressional Committee. Raymond A. Bragado is preceded in death by Betty Jensen, Enid Svaboda, Tranquilino Bragado, Ursula Bragado. Raymond A. Bragado is survived by his daughter, Rene Bragado, Granddaughter Cherica Bragado, Loving Grandson, Tony J. Bragado and Proud Great-Grandfather of…

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    Joseph R. Tummillo

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    Barry D. Giovanine, DDS, age 64, of Glen Ellyn

    Barry D. Giovanine, DDS, age 64, of Glen Ellyn, died October 11, 2019. Barry was the beloved husband of Sandra L., nee Allen; loving father of Bradley A. Giovanine, of New York City, and Stephanie M. Giovanine, of Glen Ellyn; dear brother of Cathy, of Mt. Prospect; and fond uncle, great-uncle, and friend of many. Barry was a graduate of Augustana College. He went on to graduate from Loyola Dental School. For over thirty years, Barry built a dental practice in Lombard. He was an avid golfer and loved taking his family to Disney World. A remembrance gathering will be held Sunday, October 20, 2019, from 1-3 PM with reflections…

  • Villa Park

    Lorraine E. Otten

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    Edward J. Murphy, age 89, of Lombard

    Edward J. Murphy, age 89, of Lombard, died October 13, 2019. A visitation will be held Tuesday, October 15, from 3-8 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 16, with  9:30 AM prayers from Brust Funeral Home to Sacred Heart Church for 10 AM Mass. Interment will be private at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Elmhurst. Beloved husband of Joan, nee Remec. Loving father of Mary, of Chicago, Nancy, of Lombard, Patricia, of Chicago, Margaret “Peggy” and Victoria “Vicky,” of Chicago. Preceded in death by three sisters. Fond uncle of seven. Many great nieces and nephews. Many friends. Ed had been…

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    Beth Ann J. Walkington

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    Lawrence ‘Larry” W. LaDeur

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    Donald L. Banks

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