Police Reports

The Elmhurst Police Department recently reported the following arrests and citations. Persons charged with domestic battery are not named in order to protect the privacy of victims. Readers are reminded that an arrest does not constitute a conviction, and that subjects are considered innocent unless proven guilty in a court […]


Richard P. Menard, 79

Richard P. Menard, of Elmhurst, passed away recently at the age of 79. Beloved husband of Marie; loving father of Paul (Stacey) Menard, Anne (Matt) Allison and Suzette (David) O’Neil; cherished grandfather of Brittany, Douglas, Elaine, Jaime, Joanna, Kathryn, Mackenna, Mae, Ryan, Samantha and Stephanie; proud great grandfather of A.J., […]


Irene A. Warner, 89

Irene A. Warner, a resident of Elmhurst for more than 50 years, passed away recently at the age of 89. She was a teacher in Chicago and Elmhurst School District 205 at Edison School. Beloved wife of the late William D. Warner; loving mother of Dr. Karen Warner, James (Norma) […]


Lombard/Villa Park obituaries—November 14

RUTH LOMBARD Ruth Lombard, nee Walker, was born on March 4, 1931, and she was called to her heavenly home on Nov. 4, 2019, in Lombard. A memorial service was held Saturday, Nov. 9, at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Lombard. Visit or call 888-629-0094. EVA MARKOWSKI Eva Markowski, […]


Lombard/Villa Park obituaries—November 7

JESSICA MUNRO FRASER Jessica Munro Fraser (nee MacLennan), 84, died Sunday, October, 27, 2019, after battling the aftermath of a stroke. Beloved wife of the late Alastair G. Fraser, much-loved mother of her three daughters and her late son, Scott G. Fraser and a cherished grandmother of nine. Jessica was […]


Robert G. Berresford, 101

Robert G. Berresford passed away recently at the age of 101. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army who served during WWII. Beloved husband of the late Kathleen and the late Ethel; loving father of Karen Lee Brittain; dear grandfather of the late Neil Jezierski; fond brother of the […]


Lombard/Villa Park obituaries—October 31

JOHN W. COOPER John W. Cooper, age 92, of Lombard, died October 21 at his home. John was the beloved husband of Donna M. nee Urie, whom he married in 1959; loving father of Ann (John) Gieser of Carol Stream and Michael (Kimberly) of Wheaton; fond grandfather of Donna Gieser […]


Lombard/Villa Park obituaries—October 24

WILLIAM E. ARENSON William E. Arenson passed away on October 16, 2019 at the age of 99. He was a U.S. Army Major WWII veteran. Beloved husband of Violet. Loving father of Michael, William, Raymond, Steven (Karen), Andrea (Jeff) Liebrenz and the late Judith Lackner. Cherished grandfather of Matthew, Lindsey, […]


Lombard/Villa Park obituaries—October 17

DONALD L. BANKS Donald L. Banks passed away peacefully on Oct 8, 2019 at the age of 86. He was a U. S. Army veteran. Devoted husband of 63 years to Jane Banks nee Niemann. Loving dad to Patrick, Mary Jane Anderson, Joseph, Suanne (Ken) Woeste, Michelle (Gary) Windt, Timothy […]


Lombard/Villa Park obituaries—October 10

ARDITH A. DOLAMORE Ardith A. Dolamore, age 87, a resident of Lombard, passed away on Tuesday, October 1, 2019, in Naperville. She was born May 22, 1932, in Elizabeth, New Jersey to Leonard and Bernice Osburn. Ardith graduated from Austin High School in Chicago in 1951 and married Philip J. […]