Lois H. Albers, 92

Lois H. Albers, nee Schneeweis, of Elmhurst, passed away recently at the age of 92. Beloved wife of the late John H. Albers; loving mother of Steven Albers and Linda (Dr. Arthur) Fischer II; proud grandmother of Laura (Nicholas)Hopkins and Sarah Fischer; honored great grandmother of Lily Kate Hopkins; dear […]


Grace Kunesh, 93

Grace Kunesh, 93, formerly of Elmhurst, passed away October 31, 2018. She was born March 26, 1925. She was the loving mother of Pat Bielecki (Dennis), Linda, Bob (Beth), and John (Renee); grandmother of Trisha, Jim, Mike, Krista, Matt, Dan, and Casey; and great grandmother of Kayla, Hayley, and Addison. […]


Lombard/Villa Park obituaries—December 6

HELEN CATANZARO Helen Catanzaro, née Kub, age 95, a resident of Carol Stream, died November 22, 2018, at Johnson Health Care Center in Carol Stream, with her family nearby. She was born February 28, 1923 in Beroun, Minnesota. She was born on a family farm in Beroun. After high school […]


Lombard/Villa Park obituaries—November 29

PATRICK LLOYD FULLER Patrick Lloyd Fuller, formerly of Lombard, died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, at the age of 69 years. Funeral services were held Monday, Nov. 26, at the Mowery Funeral Service Chapel in Owasso with Pastor Leonard Pirtle officiating. A private family disposition will be held […]


Clara Olas, 101

Clara Olas nee Podgorski, of Elmhurst, passed away recently at the age of 101. Beloved wife of the late Zeno; loving mother of Joan (Tom) McKenna and the late Dolores Fritz; cherished grandmother of Dr. Tom (Gina) McKenna, Tim (Katie) McKenna, Sherri (Marvin) Royce, Lesley (Jamie) Bludworth, David (Tammy) McKenna […]


Lombard/Villa Park obituaries—November 22

MARGARET ANN KRUZIC Margaret Ann Kruzic, age 76, of Lombard, died Nov. 17, 2018, in the loving care of her daughters and staff at Elmhurst Hospital in hospice care. Margaret was the gift-giving, jovial and loving mother of Lauren Levin and Allison Kruzic and her son-in-law Joshua Robertson; and most […]


Kathleen Carlson

Kathleen A. Carlson,  of Elmhurst, passed away recently. Beloved wife of Mark; loving mother of Julia, Maria and the late Michelle; daughter of the late Thomas and Coletta Flynn; sister of Pamela (Roy) Knighton and Michael Flynn; aunt of several nieces and nephews. Services and Interment Private. Arrangements provided by […]


Dorothy M. Whistler, 84

Dorothy M. Whistler, nee Ready, 84, of Elmhurst since 1961. Beloved wife of the late Darrell L.; loving mother of Donald W. (Denise) Whistler, Denise L. (James M.) Lucas and the late David Whistler; grandmother of Alyssa Kozacek, Amber Kozacek, Matthew Whistler and Keith Whistler; sister of the late Donald […]


Lombard/Villa Park obituaries—November 15

ANNA S. LUTTER Anna S. Lutter, nee Strakusek, age 96, of Elgin, formerly of Granite City, passed away Nov. 9, 2018. Funeral services were held Wednesday, Nov. 14, at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 215 S. Lincoln St., Lombard. Interment followed at Ridgewood Cemetery in Des Plaines. Visit or […]


Andrew Clarence Larson, 71

Andrew (Andy) Clarence Larson, born on September 17, 1947 in Chicago, a resident of Addison, passed away at age 71 on October 24, 2018 in Elmhurst. He was lifetime mechanic in Elmhurst, Villa Park and Addison, and the owner of Andy’s Auto Repair. Andrew was married to Judy (Ruskin) Larson. […]