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Friday, November 26, 2021
Carl Pohrte
Carl Pohrte Jr., age 77 of Naperville, IL passed away suddenly, Wednesday, November 24, 2021 at Edward Hospital. He was born in Chicago, IL to his late parents, Rose and Carl Pohrte Sr. Loved Husband of Sandra K. Pohrte, nee Spindler. Much-loved Dad of Shannon Pohrte, Stephanie (Ryan)... Read More
Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home
Published in Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home on Nov. 26, 2021.
Sunday, October 31, 2021
William Thomas Harding
William Thomas Harding (Bill), 86, died peacefully at his home October 22, 2021. He was surrounded by the people and the things he loved: his family, his cats (especially Louis) and his books. Bill was born March 2, 1935, in Harvey, IL, the 3rd of 5 children. He was a lifelong learner... Read More
Published in Beacon News on Oct. 31, 2021.
Friday, October 22, 2021
Frederick "Fred" Zuroske
Fredrick James Zuroske, Sr., 90, of Rockford. IL, passed away peacefully at home early Tuesday morning, September 21, 2021. Born in Richmond, IL on September 11, 1931, the son of George and Ida (Hahn) Zuroske. Fred married Dolores (Lawson) on February 7, 1952 in Chicago and had three... Read More
Fitzgerald Funeral Home & Crematory LTD - Mulford Chapel
Published in Fitzgerald Funeral Home & Crematory LTD - Mulford Chapel from Oct. 22 to Oct. 23, 2021.
Thursday, October 7, 2021
Damon Emerson Rockett
Rockett, Damon Emerson Damon Emerson Rockett, born November 13, 1938, the middle child to three sons born to Mr. and Mrs. Horace Rockett. Damen accepted Jesus Christ as his personal savior at an early age. Damon peacefully made his transition to eternity on October 2, 2021. His parents... Read More
Published in Chicago Sun-Times on Oct. 7, 2021.
Damon Emerson Rockett
Damon Emerson Rockett, born November 13, 1938, the middle child to three sons born to Mr. and Mrs. Horace Rockett. Damen accepted Jesus Christ as his personal savior at an early age. Damon peacefully made his transition to eternity on October 2, 2021. His parents and brothers proceeded... Read More
Published in Chicago Tribune on Oct. 7, 2021.
Damon E. Rockett
Commissioner Damon E. Rockett Damon E. Rockett, Harvey's first Black Commissioner, was elected in 1979 as Commissioner of Public Health & Safety (Police and Fire Departments.) Commissioner Rockett is married to Darlene and has two children, Sean and Deborah. He is a graduate... Read More
Published in The Times on Oct. 7, 2021.
Friday, July 16, 2021
Roy Gesell
Roy Gesell's passing has been publicly announced by Kurtz Memorial Chapel - Frankfort in Frankfort, IL.Legacy invites you to offer condolences and share memories of Roy in the Guest Book below.The most recent obituary and service information is available at the Kurtz Memorial Chapel... Read More
Kurtz Memorial Chapel - Frankfort
Published in Kurtz Memorial Chapel - Frankfort on Jul. 16, 2021.
Monday, June 7, 2021
David N Johnson
David Johnson's passing has been publicly announced by Gatling and Sons Funeral Services in Olympia Fields, IL.Legacy invites you to offer condolences and share memories of David in the Guest Book below.The most recent obituary and service information is available at the Gatling and... Read More
Gatling and Sons Funeral Services
Published in Gatling and Sons Funeral Services on Jun. 7, 2021.
Friday, May 28, 2021
Marion J. Alfrey
Marion J Alfrey, age 90, of Rockford IL and former longtime resident of Naperville IL, passed away Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at Alden Debes Rehabilitation Center in Rockford. She was born October 30, 1930 in Harvey IL to parents Hazel and John Corson. Marion graduated from Thornton Township... Read More
Published in Naperville Sun on May 28, 2021.
Tuesday, April 6, 2021
Otto Niederbrach
Otto Niederbrach's passing has been publicly announced by Williams-Kampp Funeral Home in Wheaton, IL .Legacy invites you to offer condolences and share memories of Otto in the Guest Book below.The most recent obituary and service information is available at the Williams-Kampp Funeral... Read More
Williams-Kampp Funeral Home
Published in Williams-Kampp Funeral Home on Apr. 6, 2021.
Friday, January 22, 2021
Lillian Powers (Kut)
Lillian Powers (nee Kut) Lillian Powers, (nee Kut), age 93, of Joliet, passed away Tuesday, January 19, 2021, at the Joliet Area Community Hospice Home, with her loving family by her side. Born February 25, 1927, in Harvey, IL, she was the daughter of John and Wanda (nee Socha) Kut... Read More
Fred C. Dames Funeral Home and Crematory
Published in The Herald-News from Jan. 22 to Jan. 23, 2021.
Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Charles Pajor
Charles Pajor's passing at the age of 82 on Sunday, January 17, 2021 has been publicly announced by Blurton Funeral Home-Hoopeston Chapel in Hoopeston, IL .Legacy invites you to offer condolences and share memories of Charles in the Guest Book below.The most recent obituary and service... Read More
Blurton Funeral Home-Hoopeston Chapel
Published in Blurton Funeral Home-Hoopeston Chapel on Jan. 20, 2021.
Thursday, November 19, 2020
Jack Pearson
Jack A. Pearson Jack A. Pearson, 85, passed away peacefully on November 9, 2020 at Edward Hospital in Naperville, IL. He is survived by the love of his life, his wife Marilyn Pearson, his son Allen (Rosemary) Pearson, daughter Elizabeth Pearson and many nieces and nephews. He was... Read More
Hallowell & James Funeral Home
Published in Suburban Life Publications on Nov. 19, 2020.
Sunday, November 15, 2020
Jack A. Pearson
Jack A. Pearson, 85, passed away peacefully on November 9, 2020 at Edward Hospital in Naperville, IL. US Army veteran. He is survived by the love of his life, his wife Marilyn Pearson, his son Allen (Rosemary) Pearson, daughter Elizabeth Pearson and many nieces and nephews. He was... Read More
Hallowell & James Funeral Home
Published in Chicago Tribune on Nov. 15, 2020.
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Richard Francis "Dick" Naddy III
Richard "Dick" Francis Naddy III VALPARAISO, IN - Richard "Dick" Francis Naddy III, 70 of Valparaiso, passed away Friday, May 29, 2020. He was born August 7, 1949 in Chicago, IL to Richard F. and Nancy J. (Beam) Naddy, Jr. Upon graduation from Thornton Township High school in 1967... Read More
Moeller Funeral Home
Published in The Times on Jun. 2, 2020.
Monday, May 11, 2020
Dorothy E. Tomes
(nee Weber), of Palos Park and Chicago, IL, lived an amazing 90 years, bringing joy to so many. She died in Chicago peacefully on May 8, 2020. Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband and one true love, Joseph E. Tomes in 1986. She is survived by her children, Jason (Amy) Tomes... Read More
Kerry Funeral Home
Published in Chicago Tribune on May 11, 2020.
Wednesday, April 22, 2020
Phillip Joseph Balick
Phillip Joseph Balick was born on Wednesday, September 04, 1940 and passed away on Thursday, April 16, 2020. Phillip Joseph Balick was a resident of Lincoln Park, Illinois at the time of passing. Read More
Cremation Society of Illinois - Funeral Service Center
Published in Tributes.com on Apr. 22, 2020.
Sunday, September 15, 2019
Karen Rae Newton
Karen Rae Newton 1941 - 2019Jacksonville, IL—Karen Rae Newton, 78, of Jacksonville, died at 6:44 p.m. on Tuesday, September 10, 2019, at Passavant Area Hospital in Jacksonville.Karen was born on June 1, 1941, in Harvey, IL, the daughter of Harold Frazier and Vera Mae Williams Brown... Read More
Published in The State Journal-Register from Sep. 15 to Sep. 16, 2019.
Friday, August 16, 2019
CARYL "SUE" SONIN
ITASCA - Caryl "Sue" Sonin, 82, passed away peacefully at 4:07 am Tuesday, August 14, 2019 at Amita Hospice, Elk Grove Village, IL after a brief illness. She was born August 30, 1936 in Wyanet, IL the daughter of Lawrence and Reeva (Olds) Stephenson. Sue married John Edward Sonin... Read More
Grant-Johnson Funeral Home
Published in Daily Herald on Aug. 16, 2019.
Caryl Sonin
Sonin, Caryl "Sue" 82, of Itasca, Illinois passed away peacefully at 4:07 a.m. Tuesday, August 14, 2019, at Amita Hospice, Elk Grove Village, IL after a brief illness. She was born August 30, 1936, in Wyanet, IL, the daughter of Lawrence and Reeva (Olds) Stephenson. Sue married John... Read More
Grant-Johnson Funeral Home
Published in Chicago Sun-Times on Aug. 16, 2019.
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Carol M. Vallow
Carol Marie Vallow nee Brand, Born June 19, 1936 in Harvey, IL to Gerrit Brand and Carrie Brand nee (Gonlag). Beloved wife of William N. Vallow Dear mother of Linda (David) Daniels, Karen (Thomas) McElhinney, Nancy (Daniel) Smith and Donna (Stephen) Preston. Cherished grandmother... Read More
Tews-Ryan Funeral Home
Published in Tews-Ryan Funeral Home on Aug. 14, 2019.
Tuesday, July 9, 2019
Frederick George Waldschmidt
Frederick G. Waldschmidt, DDS, passed peacefully surrounded by his loving family July 7, 2019. Age 92. Late of Homewood. Beloved husband of Doris A. Waldschmidt nee Pusateri for 64 years. Dear father of Frederick (Nancy) Waldschmidt, Susan (Scott) Sample, Maria Waldschmidt, Sally... Read More
Tews-Ryan Funeral Home
Published in Chicago Tribune on Jul. 9, 2019.
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
CHARLES HAROLD "CHUCK" HARMKE
Charles Harold "Chuck" Harmke died peacefully on June 8, 2019 in Fort Myers, FL, at the age of 86. Chuck is survived by his wife of 63 years, Iris (Anderson) Harmke; children, Jenny (Jerome) Colburn, Teri (Mike) Cook, Amy (Robert) Dickson and Charlie (Kristie) Harmke; grandchildren... Read More
Meadows Funeral Home
Published in Daily Herald from Jun. 12 to Jun. 13, 2019.
Friday, April 5, 2019
Roger L. Tarala
Roger L. Tarala, age 66, late of Blue Island, formerly of Dolton and South Holland. Former husband of Toni Lynn (nee Bytnar); devoted father of Sean (Donna), Joseph (Lisa), Nicholas (Veronica), Sam (Ben) Bettenhausen, and Jeffrey (Kerry) Tarala; loving father figure of Stafford Owens... Read More
Thornridge Funeral Home - Dolton
Published in Thornridge Funeral Home - Dolton on Apr. 5, 2019.
Sunday, March 10, 2019
Lorraine Papiez
Lorraine Papiez, nee Seput, age 90, of Oak Forest, IL passed away surrounded by her loving family on March 3, 2019 and will now be happily reunited in heaven with her loving husband John. Lorraine was born in Harvey, IL and attended Thornton Township High School. She married John... Read More
Colonial Chapel, Ltd.
Published in SouthtownStar on Mar. 10, 2019.
Sunday, February 17, 2019
JANE LAWSON
ELGIN - Jane Lawson, 84, a long-time resident of Elgin passed away Friday, February 15th, 2019 at Saint Joseph Hospital in Elgin. She was surrounded by much of her loving family. Jane was born February 24th, 1934 in Kankakee, IL to Robert and Jeanette (Chittum) Livingston. Jane married... Read More
Laird Funeral Home
Published in Daily Herald on Feb. 17, 2019.
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Kennth "Ken/Kenny" Haddon
Kenneth "Ken or Kenny" Haddon, 80, 13 year resident of Kelly Lake, formerly Homewood, IL died Saturday morning, February 9, 2019 at Bellin Hospital ICU following a short illness. He was lovingly attended to in his passing by his wife and five children. The 3rd child of 8 was born... Read More
Vandenberg Funeral Home
Published in Chicago Tribune on Feb. 13, 2019.
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Sharon Marie Griffin
Sharon Marie Griffin DeMotte - Sharon Marie Griffin, age 60 of DeMotte, passed away at home surrounded by family, Sunday, January 13, 2019. She was born on February 13, 1958 in Roseland, Illinois and is the daughter of Frank and Sylvia (Lewandowski) Kabat. Sharon graduated from Thornton... Read More
Jackson Funeral Service
Published in The Indianapolis Star on Jan. 16, 2019.
Monday, January 14, 2019
Erna Helena Kristina Nielsen Ehlebracht
Helen Ehlebracht, 83, lifelong resident of Homewood, passed away peacefully at home with family from complications of Alzheimer’s. Daughter of late Thorvald and Erna Nielsen and preceded in death by husband, Conrad “Coke”, and daughter, Tammy Ehlebracht. Also preceded in death by... Read More
Tews-Ryan Funeral Home
Published in Tews-Ryan Funeral Home on Jan. 14, 2019.
Saturday, November 3, 2018
Lorena Campbell
Lorena May (Burnell) Campbell, 91, died peacefully at her home in Olympia Fields, Illinois, on October 5th, 2018. Lorena was born June 25th, 1927, to the late Rue Burnell and Portia (Whitaker) Burnell. After graduation from Alliance High School, she attended Mount Union College, in... Read More
Published in Chicago Tribune on Nov. 3, 2018.
Thursday, October 18, 2018
Daniel B. "Dan" Eagan Jr.
Daniel B. Eagan Jr. from Chicago Heights, Illinois, passed away suddenly on Sunday, October 14th in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He was born on January 6, 1935 in Harvey, Illinois and graduated from Thornton Township High School in Harvey, Illinois in 1953 and attended Purdue University.... Read More
Kerr-Parzygnot Chicago Heights Funeral Home
Published in Chicago Tribune on Oct. 18, 2018.
Daniel B. "Dan" Eagan Jr.
Daniel B. Eagan Jr. from Chicago Heights, Illinois, passed away suddenly on Sunday, October 14th in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He was born on January 6, 1935 in Harvey, Illinois and graduated from Thornton Township High School in Harvey, Illinois in 1953 and attended Purdue University.... Read More
Kerr-Parzygnot Chicago Heights Funeral Home
Published in SouthtownStar on Oct. 18, 2018.
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
BEVERLY HAND SHIDELER
Beverly Hand Shideler MUNSTER, IN - Beverly Hand Shideler of Munster, passed away Friday, September 28, 2018 at the age of 79. She was a devoted wife, loving mother, and businesswoman. Born in Calumet City, IL, she graduated from Thornton Township High School in 1957. She worked as... Read More
Kish Funeral Home & Cremations Services - Munster
Published in The Times from Oct. 2 to Oct. 3, 2018.
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Bernadette W. Eagan
Bernadette W. Eagan (Nee Bischoff) from Chicago Heights, Illinois, passed away on Friday, April 27th in Las Vegas, Nevada. She was born on December 22, 1934 on a farm in Southwest Michigan and graduated from Thornton Township High School in Harvey, Illinois in 1954. She retired in... Read More
Kerr-Parzygnot Chicago Heights Funeral Home
Published in Chicago Tribune on May 17, 2018.
Bernadette W. Eagan
Bernadette W. Eagan (Nee Bischoff) from Chicago Heights, Illinois, passed away on Friday, April 27th in Las Vegas, Nevada. She was born on December 22, 1934 on a farm in Southwest Michigan and graduated from Thornton Township High School in Harvey, Illinois in 1954. She retired in... Read More
Kerr-Parzygnot Chicago Heights Funeral Home
Published in SouthtownStar on May 17, 2018.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
BERNADETTE "BERNIE" EAGAN
BERNADETTE "BERNIE" EAGAN Bernadette W. "Bernie" Eagan, of Chicago Heights, Illinois, passed away Friday, April 27, 2018, in Las Vegas. She was born December 22, 1934, on a farm in southwest Michigan and graduated from Thornton Township High School in Harvey, Illinois in 1954. She... Read More
Palm Eastern Mortuary and Cemetery
Published in Las Vegas Review-Journal on May 9, 2018.
Sunday, April 15, 2018
Barbara M. Carlin
Barbara M. Carlin, 88, of Harvey, IL, and recently of Aurora, passed away Monday, April 9, 2018. She was born in Scotland on December 10, 1929. Visitation will be held April 28, 2018, from 10 a.m. until the service hour of 12 noon at New England Congregational Church, 406 W. Galena... Read More
The Healy Chapel - Aurora
Published in Beacon News from Apr. 15 to Apr. 25, 2018.
Barbara M. Carlin
Barbara M. Carlin, 88, of Harvey, IL, and recently of Aurora, passed away Monday, April 9, 2018. She was born in Scotland on December 10, 1929. Visitation will be held April 28, 2018, from 10 a.m. until the service hour of 12 noon at New England Congregational Church, 406 W. Galena... Read More
The Healy Chapel - Aurora
Published in SouthtownStar from Apr. 15 to Apr. 25, 2018.
Sunday, April 8, 2018
Marvin L. Austin
Marvin L. Austin, 89. Longtime Homewood resident. Loving husband of 70 years to Marilyn Austin nee Meade. Dear father of Rebecca (late John Bowman) Austin and the late Daniel Austin. Fond brother of Walter (the late LeVerne) Austin, Wanda (Ray) Nielsen and Lonnie (Elizabeth) Austin... Read More
Tews-Ryan Funeral Home
Published in SouthtownStar on Apr. 8, 2018.
Marvin L. Austin
Marvin L. Austin, 89. Longtime Homewood resident. Loving husband of 70 years to Marilyn Austin nee Meade. Dear father of Rebecca (late John Bowman) Austin and the late Daniel Austin. Fond brother of Walter (the late LeVerne) Austin, Wanda (Ray) Nielsen and Lonnie (Elizabeth) Austin... Read More
Tews-Ryan Funeral Home
Published in Chicago Tribune on Apr. 8, 2018.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Edward A. Wasik
With a heavy heart, the family of Edward A. Wasik announce his passing after a too-short battle with lung cancer on Monday, March 12, 2018 at the age of 80.  His loving wife Linda preceded him in death.  He will be forever remembered by his children, Dave (Betty), Karen (Wally) Jackson... Read More
Tews-Ryan Funeral Home
Published in Tews-Ryan Funeral Home on Mar. 13, 2018.
Sunday, February 25, 2018
Diane Kay Gleason
Diane Kay Gleason Woodstock, IL - Diane Kay Gleason, 71, a baptized and confirmed member of the Christian Faith, died February 20, 2018 at JourneyCare Hospice in Woodstock, Illinois. She is survived by her children Susan Stelford (Roscoe), Byron Gleason Jr. (Karin), Nancy Gleason... Read More
DeFiore Funeral & Cremation Service
Published in Asheville Citizen-Times on Feb. 25, 2018.
Diane Kay Gleason
Diane Kay Gleason Born: July 3, 1946; in Blue Island, IL Died: February 20, 2018; in Woodstock, IL Diane Kay Gleason, 71, a baptized and confirmed member of the Christian Faith, died February 20, 2018 at JourneyCare Hospice in Woodstock, Illinois. She is survived by her children,... Read More
DeFiore-Jorgensen Funeral & Cremation Service
Published in Northwest Herald on Feb. 25, 2018.
Monday, January 29, 2018
Joseph L. Corsello
Joseph L. Corsello Born: September 8, 1932 Died: January 26, 2018 Joseph L. Corsello, age 85, of Morris, passed away Friday, January 26, 2018. Born September 8, 1932 in Riverdale, Illinois, Joe was the 12th child of Italian immigrants, Louis and Frances Corsello. He graduated from... Read More
Reeves Funeral Home - Morris
Published in Morris Herald-News on Jan. 29, 2018.
Sunday, November 26, 2017
ELIZABETH "LIZ" RINKEMA
NAPERVILLE - Elizabeth "Liz" Rinkema (nee Hoekstra) died Thursday, Oct. 5. Arrangements are being made by Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Naperville, 630-355-0213. Read More
Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home
Published in Daily Herald on Nov. 26, 2017.
Elizabeth Rinkema
Elizabeth "Liz" Rinkema (nee Hoekstra), of Naperville, IL, died Thursday, October 5, 2017 at the age of 95. She passed away peacefully in her sleep. She was a loving wife to her childhood sweetheart, Harry, and the proud mother of Marsha Rinkema, husband Bill Davis; Bob Rinkema, wife... Read More
Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home
Published in Naperville Sun on Nov. 26, 2017.
Monday, October 23, 2017
Robert Waterstraat
Robert Waterstraat August 5, 1930 - October 20, 2017 DYER, IN - Robert Waterstraat, age 87, of Dyer, IN passed away on Friday, October 20, 2017 with family by his side. He was born on August 5, 1930 to Harry and Louisa Waterstraat. He is survived by his sons: Robert (Ruby) Waterstraat... Read More
Burns-Kish Funeral Homes Inc.
Published in The Times on Oct. 23, 2017.
Sunday, October 15, 2017
James Bruce Olsen
James Bruce Olsen CRETE, IN - James Bruce Olsen, age 79, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 7, 2017 in Crete, IL. He was the beloved husband of the late Sharon A. Olsen (nee Slankard); loving father of James (Susan) Olsen and Janet (Andrew) Gatto, and the late Jennifer Olsen... Read More
Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home
Published in The Times on Oct. 15, 2017.
Saturday, August 12, 2017
Carol L. Mosby
Carol L. Mosby Born: May 21, 1939 Died: July 10, 2017 Carol L. Mosby, 78, of Rockford, formerly of Huntley, passed away on Monday, July 10, 2017. She was born on May 21, 1939, to parents John and Elna (Ohlsen) Lorentzen. She married James Mosby on October 8, 1977. Carol was a devoted... Read More
Published in Northwest Herald from Aug. 12 to Aug. 13, 2017.
Saturday, July 8, 2017
Marion Carol Wognum
Marion Carol Wognum, age 79, of South Holland, IL, passed away, peacefully, Tuesday, July 4, 2017. Loving sister of Katharine (Dennis) Swanson and Barbara (George) Samojedny. Proud Aunt of 3 nephews and 2 nieces and several great nephews and nieces. Preceded in death by her parents... Read More
Smits DeYoung-Vroegh Chapel - South Holland
Published in Smits DeYoung-Vroegh Chapel - South Holland on Jul. 8, 2017.
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