Year: 2019

Mique A. Armato

Mique A. Armato, age 99, native of Bordeaux, France; resident of The Clare, Chicago; formerly of Elmhurst, former Vice President at Harris Bank; beloved wife of the late Dominic Armato; loving mother of Christine Montet; proud grandmother of Steffan (Susan)

Virginia T. Reynolds

Virginia T. Reynolds, nee Griffin, age 94, member of Saint Pius X parish for over 47 years; beloved wife of the late George; loving mother of James (Cecelia) Reynolds and Ellen Reynolds, Maureen (Jeff) Waid, Thomas, Martin (Robin) and Gary

John R. “Jack” Beach

John R. “Jack” Beach, age 91, longtime resident of Elmhurst, currently of Chicago, Army Veteran, member MENSA, retired employee of Illinois Tool Works with 38 years of service, inventor of numerous patents; beloved husband of Grace, nee Hurley; loving father

Dolores “Laurie” Marie Glennon

Dolores “Laurie” Marie Glennon, nee Lyons, age 77, of Huntley, longtime resident of Rockford; passed away peacefully in the company of her family. Laurie attended St. Kilian’s grade school and Mercy High School (Class of 1960). Earned a Bachelor’s degree

Mary Lou Smith

Mary Lou Smith nee Casey, age 92, of Bloomingdale, IL, daughter of the late Thomas E. and Bernice Casey. Beloved wife of the late Thomas “Ray” Smith. Loving mother of Dennis R. Smith and Donna J. (John F.) Gibbons. Cherished sister

Mary B. Lally

Mary B. Lally, nee Tyrrell, age 82, of Elmhurst, beloved wife of the late Thomas B. Lally and the late Terrence Zilligen; loving mother of Corinne Lally Benedetto, Terry (Allison), Missy (Rob) Blaha, Maura (Steven) Glover and the late Colleen

Sue W. Cywinski

Sue W. Cywinski, nee Woodward, age 81, passed away peacefully on December 6, following her battle with lymphoma. She joins her beloved late husband, John S. Cywinski, MD, after 23 years apart. She leaves behind her and John’s five adoring

Joseph Wynne

Joseph Wynne, age 84, Native Co. Kerry, Ireland; longtime resident of Elmhurst, Lombard and Lake Geneva, WI; Army Veteran; beloved husband of Margaret, nee McMahon; loving father of Joseph, James, Margie (Thomas) Michael, Theresa (Kevin) Brown and the late Richard

Tandy M. Benson

Tandy M. Benson, of Elmhurst, annual participant at the Retreat and Refresh Stroke Camp held at Elmhurst College; beloved daughter of Carol, nee Zimmer and the late Ronald J. Benson; dear sister of Djuna “DJ” Benson; fond niece, cousin and

Patricia J. Olszanowski

Patricia J. Olszanowski, nee Chaffer, currently of Phoeniz, AZ, formerly of Wheaton; beloved wife of the late Edward Jr.; loving mother of Lynnette Penoyer; dear sister of Georgeann Chaffer and Fred Chaffer; fond aunt of Kim Chaffer Schroeder and Lauren

Edward F. Konkolewski

Edward F. Konkolewski, age 91, of Elmhurst; beloved husband of Sylviann M., nee Gulley; loving father of Camille (Jerry) Johnson, Donna (the late Edwin) Ellefsen, Jennifer (Jeffrey) Jendryk and the late Edward Thomas (Jeanine) Konkolewski; proud grandfather of Emily, Edwin,

Anne M. Novak

Anne M. Novak, nee Polach, age 90, of Elmhurst; resident of Lexington Square, longtime devoted volunteer at Loretto Hospital, Chicago; beloved wife of the late Edward; loving sister of the late Frank Polach and the late Lillian (James) Boerman; devoted

Kris K. Hammerle

Kris K. Hammerle, age 52, of Elmhurst, member WSAD; loving mother of Jordan (Gary) Jessen, Dennis, Alexandra and Cody Sieber; proud grandmother of Shaun Hammerle and Mason Sieber; cherished daughter of Kay and Sally, nee Zuetel; dear sister of Timothy

John F. Caslin

John F. Caslin, age 79, of Twin Lakes, WI; Navy Veteran, Twin Lakes Police Commissioner and member of the Sportsman’s Club & Twin Runners Snowmobile club; son of the late John and the late Elsie, nee Drislane; dear cousin of

June M. Sletten

June M. Sletten, nee Vietzen, age 88, of Elmhurst; longtime parishioner and volunteer at Immaculate Conception Parish; beloved wife of Jerry; loving mother of Richard (Madeleine) Sletten, Mary (Michael) Fergus, Michael (Rebecca) and Tom (Margaret) Sletten; proud grandmother of Samuel

Ronald L. “Ron” Capek

Ronald L. “Ron” Capek, age 83, of Elmhurst, longtime educator at Churchville Junior High, beloved husband of Mary Ann, nee Mitiu; dear brother of Jim (the late Gloria) Capek; uncle of many. Visitation Wednesday, 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and

Glenn E. Trcka

Glenn E. Trcka, age 79, Army Veteran, longtime employee of Dictaphone for over 34 years, former member Chicago Corviar Club and lifetime Automotive Enthusiast; beloved husband of Carroll, nee Christian; loving father of Michelle, Laura and Christopher (Jacqueline) Trcka; proud

Gabriel Paul “Gabe” Remy

Gabriel Paul “Gabe” Remy, age 18, passed away suddenly from complications of an enlarged spleen due to an acute illness; cherished son of Steve and Terry, nee Malloy; beloved brother of Nicole (Chris) Zajchowski, Stephanie (Rosario) Spaccaferro, Sam (fiancee Alexzandra

John L. Calia

John L. Calia, age 49, of Bensenville, longtime reference librarian at the Cicero Public Library with special expertise in international sport and current events; loving husband of Priya, nee Prak; dear brother of Roland (James D’Archangelis) Calia; cherished son of

Marvin B. Stellmach

Marvin B. Stellmach, age 89, of Lombard, former owner of Stellmach Electric; beloved husband of Loretta, nee Scardina and the late Eileen, nee Lees; loving father of Wayne (Linda), Tom (Debbie), Mary Ellen (John) Reynertson, Kevin (Paula), Gregg (Karen), Debbie

Barbara B. Dean

Barbara B. Dean, age 86, beloved wife of Donald for over 67 years; loving mother of Patrick (Ruth), Peggy (Lee) Luckey, Kevin (Holly), and Katie (John) Kozielek; proud grandmother of Jordan, Colleen, Caelan, Michael, Colin, Kevin, Julia, Katherine, and Michaela

Marcia L. Olson

Marcia L. Olson, nee Kuras, age 79, of Elmhurst; Adoration Chapel Coordinator at Visitation Catholic Parish, Elmhurst; beloved wife of Robert “Bob” Olson; loving mother of Jeff, Kristina (Brian) Coston and the late Kara Marie Olson; proud grandmother of Brian

Antoinette F. “Annette” Vigilante

Antoinette F. “Annette” Vigilante, nee Sirmarco, age 95; loving mother of Joanne (Ron) Albergo, John Vigilante and Angela (Anthony A.) Casaccio; proud grandmother of Annette (Andrew Schnell) Albergo, Ronald S. (Maria) Albergo, Vanessa (Brandon) Romanoff, Natalie (Mark) Fadden, Frank Vigilante,

Julia Gahagan

Julia Gahagan, nee McSharry, Native of Co. Leitrim, Ireland; lifetime resident of Elmhurst and longtime member of Visitation Parish; beloved wife of the late Arthur; loving mother of Maureen (Dan) King and John Gahagan; proud grandmother of Colleen, Katie and

Peter F. Caruso

Peter F. Caruso, age 92, resident of Sunrise of Bloomingdale, formerly of Elmhurst, longtime member Mary Queen of Heaven Parish; beloved husband of the late Jean E., nee McKerlie; loving father of Michael (Olia), Gloria (Mark Morrison) and Therese Caruso;

Daniel S. “Dan” Klein

Daniel S. “Dan” Klein, age 52; Dan was a Graduate of York High School, Class of 1986, former Student at Elmhurst College, former employee at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, and currently a corporate chauffeur. Dan was the beloved husband of

Patricia K. O’Connor

Patricia K. O’Connor, nee Daly, age 84, of Elmhurst, formerly of Chicago and Galena; former volunteer at St. Francis Borgia Grammar School; beloved wife of John; loving mother of Sean (Mindy) O’Connor, Sheila (Charlie) O’Halloran and Sharon (Joe) Wangler; proud

Carl M. “Butch” Coniglio

Carl M. “Butch” Coniglio, age 75, retired employee at Brinks with over 30 years of service. Beloved husband of Janet “Jay” Paucsek; loving father of Maria and Frank (Stephanie) Coniglio; proud grandfather of Bryce; dear brother of the late Rose

Francis I. “Fran” Butler

Francis I. “Fran” Butler, age 84, of Elmhurst, beloved husband of Elizabeth “Beth”, nee Brown; loving father of Catherine Butler, Margaret “Molly” Galvin, Beth (David) Altier, Peter Butler, Stephen Butler, Maureen (David) Schroeder and Sarah (Brian) Ford; cherished Papa of

Jose Renato Montero, MD

Jose Renato Montero, MD, age 78, of Oak Brook, former Pathologist at Glen Oaks and Hinsdale Hospitals; past President and member Bolivian Medical Society; beloved husband of Rosa Isabel, nee Butron; loving father of Vania (Adam) Montero Wit, Alex Renato

Patricia E. Ashley

Patricia E. Ashley, age 86, beloved wife of the late Robert; loving mother of Deborah Postlewait, Juli (Dan) Cronin, Jennifer Ashley, David Ashley, and step-mother of Dennis (Cynthia) Ashley; proud grandmother Elizabeth, Sarah, Grace and Daniel Cronin, David and Kendall

Patricia A. Collins

Patricia A. Collins, age 89, of Lombard, formerly of Bellwood; beloved wife of the late John E.; loving mother of Patricia (Anthony) Patti, Colleen (Thomas) Biggio, Kathleen (Phillip) Coleman and John (Jeannette) Collins; cherished grandmother of Kevin (Renee), Erin (Jared)

John A. Newell

John A. Newell, age 53, beloved husband of Bridie, nee Dolan; loving father of Kevin (fiancee Sydney Blackmore), John (Megan Tyler), Kelsey, Ryan and Meghan Newell; proud grandpa Dado of Sadie Mae Newell; beloved son of Mary, nee Doorley and

Regina A. Cahill

Regina A. Cahill, nee Grobe, age 65, of Elmhurst, former Health teacher and gymnastics coach at Fenton High School, founding board member Ronald McDonald House at Loyola Hospital, former President Fenwick Mother’s Club; beloved wife of John; loving mother of

Laurie K. O’Neill

Laurie K. O’Neill, nee Dodder, age 66, of Elmhurst; beloved wife of Frank; loving mother of Rachel (Christopher) Powers, Stephanie (Elliott) Richards and Heather Leech; proud grandmother of Stacie Davis, Lauren, Estelle and Katya Powers and Leland Richards; dear sister

Rosanne C. Barrett

Rosanne C. Barrett, nee Bliven, beloved wife of Harry B.; loving mother of Andrew P. Barrett and Deborah A. (David) Paluch. Visitation Thursday, 3:00 p.m .until 8:00 p.m. and Friday, 8:15 a.m. until time of funeral 9:15 a.m. at Gibbons

Roseanne T. Hughes

Roseanne T. Hughes, nee Annerino, age 87, of Elmhurst; beloved wife of the late Thomas J.; loving mother of Thomas Hughes, Mary Lynn (Ray) Pollastrini and Glen Hughes; proud grandmother of Elizabeth (James) Salazar, Brian, Katie and Margaret Pollastrini and

Anne C. Konrath

Anne C. Konrath, nee Mancos, age 91, longtime resident of Evergreen Park, former member of St. Bernadette Parish and Evergreen Park Grandmother’s Club; beloved wife of the late Emil; loving mother of Emil Jr. (Irene), Thomas (Carol) and Keith (Connie)

Joseph Zabloudil, Jr.

Joseph Zabloudil, Jr., age 94, of Elmhurst, Navy Veteran of WWII; member Visitation Catholic Church, beloved husband of the late Beatrice T. Zabloudil, nee Hennek; loving father of Susan (Stephen) Bradley, Mary Clare (Quentin) Sullivan and David Zabloudil; proud grandfather

Helena O. Jordan

Helena O. Jordan, age 87, beloved wife of the late Raymond F.; loving mother of Olivia, Joseph (Linda) and Gregory (Bonnie); proud grandmother of Kyle, Corey, Mary and Trevor; dear sister of the late Roberta Piekarczyk; fond aunt of a