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Rita E. Metzger (nee Rudofski)

November 14, 2022

Rita E. Metzger (nee Rudofski) age 97, late of Calumet Park, IL formerly of Matteson, IL passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on November, 14 2022. Rita was a housewife who loved baking. She was preceded in death by her husband Jo...

Kenneth A. Rudnicki

May 15, 2022


Veteran
Kenneth A. Rudnicki age 72 late of New Lenox, IL formerly of Flossmoor, IL, passed away suddenly on May 15, 2022. Kenneth was an ironworker for the CTA, and a member of Local 1 Union. He was a Chicago Bears fan and enjoy watching the tv show Jeop...

Serafino J Formentini, Jr.

May 11, 2022


Veteran
Serafino J. Formentini Jr., age 88, late of Manteno, IL formerly of Frankfort & Chicago Heights, IL passed away on May 11, 2022. He was the owner of Serf Associates, Inc., and a veteran of the US Army. Serafino was preceded in death by his wif...

Virginia Carol O'Brien (nee Armstrong)

March 17, 2022

Virginia Carol Armstrong O’Brien Born: October 16, 1933, Mt. Sterling, IL Died: Thursday, March 17th, 2022 Carol was born on October 16th, 1933 to William Dwight and Helen Reginia (Cronin) Armstrong in Mt. Sterling, IL. She was the eighth of n...

Evelyn J. Dalton (nee Zoochi)

March 11, 2022

Evelyn J. Dalton (nee Zoochi), age 94, late of Orland Park, IL formerly of Frankfort, IL passed into glory on March 11, 2022. Evelyn was an executive secretary. She was preceded in death by her husband Leland, parents Dal and Lena Zoochi, sister, ...

Leroy "Lee" John Lerchen Jr.

January 10, 2022


Veteran
Leroy “Lee” John Lerchen Jr. passed away in Gilbert, Arizona on January 10th, 2022. Lee was born on April 5th, 1939 in Chicago, IL to Dorothy and Leroy Sr. and was raised in New Lenox, Illinois from the time he was four years old. Lee was the c...

Jerry (Gerald) Gerardi

May 2, 2021

Jerry (Gerald) E. Gerardi, 68, of Chicago Heights, IL, passed away on Sunday, May 2, 2021. Jerry was born on May 22, 1952 in Chicago Heights, IL. Loving son, brother, uncle and friend. He is preceded in death by his brother, Gary; and his parents, Eu...

Carol Ann Wright (nee) Rollberg

March 18, 2021

Carol Ann Wright (nee Rollberg) age 78, late of Matteson, IL formerly of Chicago, IL passed away peacefully on March 18, 2021. Carol was a secretary for Franciscan Sisters. She loved gardening, photography and was an avid animal lover. She had...

Donna L. Abbey (nee Lenz)

February 16, 2021

Donna L. Abbey (nee Lenz) age 88, late of Frankfort, IL passed away peacefully at home on February 16, 2021. Donna was a pediatric nurse, who enjoyed reading, crossword puzzles and playing Facebook games. Donna was preceded in death by her hu...

Rodney R. Pensinger

December 4, 2020

Rodney Pensinger, age 79, of Matteson, IL, formerly of Homewood, IL passed away peacefully at his home on December 4, 2020. Rodney was preceded in death by his parents Bruce and Jennie Pensinger. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Mi...

Kenneth W. Moss

July 1, 2020

Kenneth W. Moss of Frankfort, IL passed away July 1, 2020. Services were private....

Sandra Elaine Gleba

June 16, 2020

Sandra Elaine Gleba, of Chicago, IL passed away on June 16, 2020. Services were private. Interment St. Boniface Cemetery, Chicago, IL....

Joanne Saporta (nee Kotsiakos)

May 24, 2020

Joanne Saporta (nee Kotsiakos) of Elmhurst, IL passed away on May 24, 2020. Services were private....

Terrance James Fitzgerald

May 5, 2020

Terrance James Fitzgerald of South Chicago Heights, IL passed away on May 5, 2020. Services were private. ...

Carmen Julia Sweeten

May 3, 2020

Carmen Julia Sweeten of Crete, IL passed away on May 3, 2020. Services were private....

Merril W. Hammond

January 20, 2020

Merril W. Hammond of Mokena, IL passed away on January 20, 2020. Services were private....

Brian A. Kmiec

November 18, 2019

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William B. Kmiec

November 8, 2019

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Elsie Pittman (nee Vortanz)

October 7, 2019

Elsie Pittman (nee Vortanz) age 93 late of Joliet, IL passed away on October 7, 2019. Elsie was a retired banker, where she worked at Bank of Park Forest for 25 years. She enjoyed crochet, cooking and baking. Elsie was preceded in death by he...

Concetta Nuzzo

October 3, 2019

Concetta Nuzzo, age 87, of Frankfort, IL passed away on October 3, 2019. Services and interment were private....

Lois M Schoen (nee Deist)

September 15, 2019

Lois M. Schoen (nee Deist), age 97, passed away peacefully at Sunny Hill Nursing Home in Joliet on Sept. 15th. Lois was born and raised in Frankfort, II. She was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Walter Schoen; her parents, William an...

Toni Jean Benson (nee) Barrett

August 25, 2019

Toni Jean Benson (nee Barrett) age 64, late of Joliet, IL formerly of Chicago Heights, IL, passed away peacefully on August 25, 2019. Toni, a homemaker, is survived by her daughter Nicole; sons, Joe & Nick; sisters, Janice (Stu), Zsido, Cindy (Way...

Beverly J. Kovar (nee Bedecker)

July 31, 2019

Beverly J. Kovar (nee Bedecker) age 85 late of Frankfort, IL, passed away on July 31, 2019. Beverly, a retired registered nurse, raised miniature horses and enjoyed trips to Shipshewana, Indiana. She was preceded in death by her husband Jerry,...

Gary F. Gerardi

July 26, 2019

Gary F. Gerardi, 62, of Sarasota, Florida, formerly of Chicago Heights, Illinois passed away July 26, 2019, at Sarasota Memorial Hospital in Sarasota, Florida. Gary was born February 1, 1957, in Chicago Heights, Illinois to Eugene “Jake” and Mar...

Virginia Owen (nee Geitner)

June 23, 2019

Virginia M. Owen passed away Sunday, June 23, 2019 at the Joliet Area Community Hospice Home after a sudden illness. She was 90 years old.   Virginia, known as Jean or Gina by family and friends, was born May 4, 1929 on a farm in Door Coun...