Obituaries

Kathleen Graham, 68

Kathleen “Kathy” Graham, nee Clark, a longtime resident of Elmhurst, passed away in her home on July 12, 2017, at the age 68.  Loving wife of the late Ian Graham of Kilmarnock, Scotland, they enjoyed 29 very happy years together.  Kathy was born April 25, 1949, in Chicago to the […]

 
 

John D. Tanis

Former music director at Epiphany Lutheran John Tanis, of Rensselaer, Ind., died on July 7, 2017, in Lafayette, Ind.  John was Music Director at Epiphany Lutheran Church in Elmhurst for 20 years and founder of the Elmhurst Children’s Choir.  John retired from Lincolnwood Elementary School in Evanston after a long […]

 
 

Thomas E. Loftus, 72

Thomas E. Loftus, of Addison, formerly of Westchester, passed away recently at the age of 72. Loving father of Samantha (Randy) Posluszny; proud grandfather of Elayna; beloved fiance of Chelle O’Connell; dear brother of John “Jack” Loftus; former husband of Susan Loftus. Funeral chapel service was held Friday, July 14 […]

 
 

Steven F. Wojnicki, 27

Steven F. Wojnicki, of Burr Ridge, formerly of Elmhurst, died suddenly at home June 22, 2017 at the age of 27.  Private services were held June 26 at Adolf Funeral Home, Ltd. in Willowbrook.  Steven was a 2008 graduate of York High School in Elmhurst, an Eagle Scout, a member […]

 
 

Harvey E. Rogers, 87

Harvey E. Rogers, affectionately known to everyone as “Bud,” passed away July 2, 2017 at the age of 87. Bud was born in Knoxville, Tenn., and was a longtime resident of Elmhurst. Bud is survived by his beloved wife of 44 years, Therese “Teri”; father of Kim Phillips, Lisa (Frank) […]

 
 

William C. Nemchock, 93

William C. Nemchock, a longtime resident of Elmhurst, passed away recently at the age of 93. Beloved husband of the late Jeanette E. nee Baumann for 68 years; loving father of William G. (Rita), Philip (Becky) and Joan; grandfather of Joseph (Carrie), Deanna and Eric; great grandfather of Dane, Lily […]

 
 

Violette Arbor, 89

Violette Rose Elizabeth Arbor, nee Paske, of Elmhurst, passed away recently at the age of 89. Beloved wife of the late Victor S.; mother of Kristen (James Hendricks) Arbor and the late Susan Kaleel; grandmother of Lena Hendricks, Julia (Joseph Bolkovatz) Kaleel and the late James Kaleel; great grandmother of […]

 
 

Willam A. Kiefer

Willam A. Kiefer of Elmhurst, U.S. Air Force veteran of the Vietnam era passed away recently. Beloved husband of Linda nee Wilton. Loving father of Dawn (Edwin) Fiebrandt, Brian (Kate), Karolyn (Craig) Doro, Matthew (Amanda DeWitte) Kiefer. Dearest grandfather of Mary and Laura Fiebrandt, Zoey and Carson Kiefer, Malorie, Keegan […]

 
 

Beverly Jane Richardson

Beverly Jane Richardson

Beverly Jane Richardson (nee Mason) passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at her residence in The Creste at Village Pointe Commons, Grafton. Wisconsin. She is survived by her devoted husband of 60 years, Jack D. Richardson, and daughters Carol (Dan) Richardson McCoy of Mequon, WI and Julia (Eric) […]

 
 

Bruce A. Peterson

Bruce A. Peterson, of Elmhurst, passed away recently at the age of 84. Beloved husband of Alice nee Kellerhals; father of Gary (Lauren), Roger (Catherine) and John; proud grandfather of Jeffrey, Benjamin and Samuel. Bruce was a longtime member of the Addison and Elmhurst Art Leagues, where he cherished the […]