Month: April 2014

Winifred C. “Sis” Hohe

HOHE Winifred C. “Sis” Hohe, nee Rigden, age 87, of Berkeley, died peacefully at her home, attended by her 5 children. Sis was born to George and Helen Rigden, who were among the pioneer settlers of Berkeley. She graduated St.

Gerald J. “Jerry” O’Neill

Gerald J. “Jerry” O’Neill, age 72, loving life partner of Carol Peek, dear father of Bryan O’Neill, and Megan (Joe) DeSalvo and step-father of Doreen Sekyra; fond grandfather of Michael Sekyra; great friend of many.  Visitation Tuesday, 3:00 p.m. until

John H. Kilcullen

John H. Kilcullen, age 60, suddenly, beloved husband of Jacqueline, nee Zanetti; loving father of Caitlin, Patrick and Conor; dear brother of Jeff (Linda) and Kris (Doug) Smith; uncle of many nieces and nephews; cherished son of the late Joseph

Ronald M. Beacon

Ronald M. Beacon, age 79, Army Veteran, member Lincoln Continental, Zephyr and Model-A Ford Clubs; resident of Elmhurst for 43 years; beloved husband of Dagny, nee Anderson; loving father of Deborah Beacon, Tracy (Gregory) Crow and Linda (Charles) Chatt; proud

Thomas Richard Ude

Thomas Richard Ude, age 63, resident of Clarendon Hills; beloved husband of Irene M. Ude, nee Waldmann; loving father of James Phillip Ude, Anne Marie (Andrew) Bigane and Timothy Rogers (Heather) Ude; inspiring step father of Robert F. and Joseph

Lenore G. Lamb

Lenore G. Lamb, nee Krause, beloved wife of John T.; loving mother of Rachel (David) Harris; proud grandmother of Dylan, Scott and Lauren; dear sister of Susan (Mike) Cutler and the late Pamela Hunter.  Celebration of Life Services and Interment

Winifred M. “Winnie” Blaha

Winifred M. “Winnie” Blaha, nee Sampey, age 92, of Lombard, formerly of Chicago, former parishioner Our Lady Help of Christians; active member of AMVETS Women’s Auxillary, Ted Knusman Post #13; beloved wife of the late Paul T. and the late

James S. “Jim” Carollo

James S. “Jim” Carollo, age 70, Air Force Veteran, Alumnus Leo High School, Class of 1962, former member UCCA, retired employee of Motorola, golf ranger at Eaglewood Resort; beloved husband of Mary Ei, nee Meyers; loving father of Philip (Cathy),

Gwen “Penny” Kelly

Gwen “Penny” Kelly, nee Cerven, age 65, resident of Lombard, formerly of Joliet and Springfield; former employee of the State Board of Education and Christ the King School, Springfield; proud volunteer at Little Lambs, Elmhurst; beloved wife of the late

Mary E. Croci

Mary E. Croci, nee McPhail, 79,  Native of West Frankfort, IL; passed into eternity to join her beloved husband Joseph; loving mother of Joseph (Michelle), Mary (Thomas) Gibadlo , John (Kathleen), James (Jacquelyn) and Jeff (Karen) Croci; proud grandmother of

Loretta Therese Hackett

Loretta Therese Hackett, nee Carey, age 88, beloved wife of the late Thomas Brice Hackett; loving mother of Thomas Brice Jr. (Jacqueline), Patricia (Thomas) Long, Diane (Henry) Daar, Nancy (Donald) Nolan, Peggy (Steven) Marchese and the late Robert; proud grandmother

Joseph M. Heffernan

Joseph M. Heffernan Mass of Christian Burial : Monday, April 7, 2014, 10:00 a.m. at Saint Alexander Catholic Church, 136 S. Cornell Avenue, Villa Park, IL Interment : Mount Carmel Catholic Cemetery, Hillside, following Mass

Edward F. Woods

Edward F. Woods, age 78, Native of County Monaghan, Ireland; longtime resident of Forest Park; 36 year member of Laborers Local #4; beloved husband of Catherine, nee Durkan; loving father of Rose (Bradley) Bottorff, Edward Jr. (Laura), James (Qualita Diazllanos)