Month: January 2015

William L. Ward

William L. Ward, age 74, member Illinois Bar Association, Graduate Fenwick High School, Loyola University and DePaul University; beloved husband of Gerry, nee Griffin; loving father of Maggie (Paul) Kossak, Mike (Mary), Katie (Matt) McDonough and Annie (Bobby) Rowland; proud

Josephine M. “Jo” Lenane

Josephine M. “Jo” Lenane, nee McDowell, age 96, former parishoner Mary Queen of Heaven Catholic Church, current parishoner of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, active DuPage County Republican Party member; former real estate broker with Doan Real Estate; former board member

Keith S. Lamont

Keith S. Lamont, age 55, cherished son of Betty, nee Kocvara and the late Robert Lamont; loving brother of Bonnie and Karen ( Al “Tito”) Justiniano; dear uncle of Michael, Ashley, Christopher, Alex, Amanda and Alyssa.  Visitation Sunday, January 25,

Anthony T. DeMuro

Anthony T. DeMuro, age 92, Veteran USMC, World War II, member Chicago Marine Chapter; beloved husband of Angela D., nee Genovese; dear brother of the late Jerry (the late Carol), the late Louis (Geraldine), the late Donald (the late Anna

Lois A. Maddalone

Lois A. Maddalone, nee Young, age 94, beloved wife of the late George; loving mother of Gregory and  Bruce (Janie) Maddalone and Peggy Datoli; proud grandma of 12, great-grandma and great-great-grandma of many; dear sister of Florence Mosher and Judy

Marie E. Byrne

Marie E. Byrne, age 94, of Elmhurst, formerly of Oak Park, Retiree of Sears Tower Buying Office; beloved daughter of the late Mary, nee McNamara and the late Christopher J. Byrne; dear sister of the late Francis Byrne; cherished aunt

Kathleen Hyland

Kathleen Hyland, nee Roach, beloved wife of George; loving mother of Kevin Huff, George, Jr. (Sheilah), Billy (Barb), Maureen (Steve) Bair, Sheila Sheppard, Thomas (Jen), Joseph (Andrea), Michael (Dena) and Marty Hyland and the late Larry (Cindy) Huff; proud grandmother

Mary Frances “Miffie” Gardner

Mary Frances “Miffie” Gardner, nee Gavin, suddenly, resident of Elmhurst, retired employee at Leo Burnett; beloved wife of Michael; loving sister of Maureen (the late William) Kaniewski, Virginia (the late Thomas) Walsh, Margaret (Timothy) Goodwin, Michael, Anthony and Daniel Gavin

Ritamae Maroney

Ritamae Maroney, nee Miles, age 91, beloved wife of Jerome P. For over 68 years; loving mother of Diane (Bob) Merna, Judy (Doug) Lipke, Carol (Mick) Kelly and Jack Maroney; proud grandmother of Jeannie (Kyle), Mike (Mary Kate), D.J. (Abbey),

Norine S. Skala

Norine S. Skala, nee O’Neill, age 93, Navy Veteran of WWII; 60 year resident of Hillside; beloved wife of the late Robert E.; loving mother of Mary Sue (Jack) Egan, Norine (the late Michael) Duensing, Robert (Paula) and Terrence (Karen);

MaryAnne Gannon

MaryAnne Gannon, nee Carey, age 81, formerly of Chicago and Naples, currently of North Fort Meyers, FL; beloved wife of the late John Michael; proud mother of Patrick (Ginger), John (Milada), Kevin (Maria), William (Mary), Paul and the late Rosemary

Carol J. “Mama Carol” Engebretson

Carol J. “Mama Carol” Engebretson, nee Jackson, age 86,longtime resident of Elmhurst, beloved wife of the late Lloyd E. for over 70 years; loving mother of Steven (Maureen), Roger (Mary), Sandy (Warren) Schleinzer and Jane (Greg) Head; proud grandmother of

Charles E. Simon

Charles E. Simon, age 64, Executive at Elmhurst Chicago Stone; beloved husband of Kathryn, nee Zanghi; loving father of Katie, Lisa and John; dear brother of John (Marianne), Roseann and Ed (Josephine) and brother-in-law of Joe (Pat) Zanghi, Joanne DuPrey,

Arlene Ann O’Brien

Arlene Ann O’Brien, Retired Assistant Principal with 38 years of service within the Chicago Public Schools at John Hay Academy; member Trinity Alumni Club; cherished daughter of the late John and the late Julia O’Brien; dear sister of Matthew, the

Robert J. “Bob” Fuchs

Robert J. “Bob” Fuchs, age 85, Army Veteran, former Mayor and Village Trustee of Cary, IL from 1965-1976 and retired partner of the international audit, tax and consulting firm of Deloitte; Graduate of DePaul University – College of Commerce, and

Kenneth A. Julian

Kenneth A. Julian, formerly of Oak Park and Oak Brook, then Chicago and Ormond Beach, Florida, passed away after a long illness; Beloved husband of Loretta, nee Nielsen for over 46 years; loving father of Viki Gonia, John (Vicki), Ken

James B. “Jim” Holloman

James B. “Jim” Holloman, age 39, suddenly, loving son of Jim (Barb) Holloman and Deborah (Jeffrey) Davis Cooper; dear brother of Lisa, Kate, Becky and Meagan Holloman; proud grandson of P. Joseph and the late Ann Mary Davis and the