Lombardian obituaries–September 20

FLORENCE E. ARONIAN Florence E. Aronian, age 95, of Lombard, passed away Sept. 16, 2018. Visitation will be held Sunday, Sept. 23, from 3-7 p.m. at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard. Funeral services will be held Monday, Sept. 24, with 9:30 a.m. prayers from Brust Funeral Home […]


Lombardian obituaries–September 13

KENNETH L. HICKEY Kenneth L. Hickey, of Lombard, passed away Sept. 5, 2018. Memorial services were held Tuesday, Sept. 11, at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard. Visit or call 888-629-0094 for more information.


Lombardian obituaries–September 6

DANIEL F. COURTNEY SR. Daniel F. Courtney, Sr., 91, a 56-year resident of Lombard, passed away to Eternal Glory on Aug. 31, 2018. Daniel was preceded in death by Eleanor, his loving wife of 54 years; and his parents, James and Catherine Courtney. Left to miss his laughter, smile and […]


Jacqueline Lang Fricke, 94

Memorial service to be held Sept. 23 Jacqueline “Jackie” Lang Fricke (nee Plein), longtime resident of Elmhurst, wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and aunt, passed away peacefully on August 24, 2018, at the age of 94. Beloved wife of Larry Fricke, mother of Holly (Phil) Coffin, stepmother of Paula (Carol) Fricke, […]


Lombard/Villa Park obituaries–August 30

NORMA BARNARD Norma DeKoker Batina Barnard, loving widow of Harold C. Barnard, born Feb. 12, 1921, passed away peacefully at Alexian Brothers Hospice on Aug. 25 2018. A memorial service will be held at the Lombard Church of the Nazarene, 536 N. Columbine Ave. (Route 53), Lombard, today, Aug. 30, […]


John T. Peake, 84

John T. Peake, of Elmhurst, passed away recently at the age of 84. Beloved husband of the late Barbara A. Peake nee Brown; loving father of Kim (Gordon) Hlavenka, Robin Peake, Melony (Tim) Robbins and Valerie (Bill) Bortolotti; grandfather of Daniel, Alicia, Joseph, Kelly (Joe), Kerry, Nicholas (Christina), Christina (Cooper) […]


Erik William Wright, 28

How does one even begin to find words? There just aren’t. There is no explanation, no rationale, no sense. There have been many messages, and the words that so many have used to describe Erik have been kind, generous, funny…with the biggest smile. How does someone who seemed to have […]


Lombard/Villa Park obituaries–August 23

Lombard/Villa Park obituaries–August 23

AIDE CRESPO Aide Crespo was born Feb. 23, 1927, in Manzanillo, Havana, Cuba. Aide passed away on Aug. 2, 2018, at the age of 91 at Lombard Place Assisted Living & Memory Care, Lombard. Aide, her husband Armando, and their daughter Clara moved to the United States on April 12, […]


Susan Jane McCoy, 71

Susan Jane McCoy nee Kirby, 71, of Elmhurst. Beloved wife of the late Thomas C. McCoy; loving mother of Debbie (Bob) Roycroft and Erica (Jim) Morgan; dearest grandmother of Katie, Ryan, Henry, Michael, Caroline and Amy. Susan taught Home Economics at Albright Middle School. She loved sewing and was an […]


Lombardian obituaries–July 26

CARL KELLER Carl H. Keller passed away July 17, 2018, at his home. Funeral services were held Monday, July 23, at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard. Visit or call 888-629-0094 for more information. JOHN PILAFAS John Pilafas, age 51, of Villa Park. He was the beloved […]