Obituaries

Gregory Paul Becht, 64

Gregory Paul (Greg) Becht of Villa Park, died Thursday, May 3, 2018 following a brief illness, at the age of 64. Greg was born in Evergreen Park in 1953, the son of Fred and Mary Doris (nee Zinnen) Becht. Greg grew up in Markham and later relocated to Villa Park […]

 
 

Hattie V. Robertson, 96

Hattie V. Robertson, nee Paluch, of Lombard, passed away recently at the age of 96. Beloved wife of the late Donald R. Loving mother of Candace (the late Tony) Castellano, Lynn (Frank) Nusbaum, Pamela Rank and Mark (Michelle) Robertson. Proud grandmother of 12. Great grandmother of 9. Funeral services were […]

 
 

Betty Jane Ahearn, 88

  Betty Jane Ahearn, nee Veskauf, of Villa Park, passed away recently at the age of 88. Beloved wife of John “Jack”. Loving mother of Kathleen May Ahearn, Mary Ann (Lawrence) Platt and Patricia (Francis Patrick) Murphy. Dear grandmother of Eric (Lauren) Lindholm, Kristen Lindholm, Kimberly (Lisa) Platt, Kevin (Heather) […]

 
 

Mary Anne Frost, 84

Mary Anne Frost, of Elmhurst, passed away recently at the age of 84. Loving daughter of the late Clark and Anne Frost; dear sister of the late Jack (Patricia) and James (Maureen) Frost. Cherished aunt and great aunt of many nieces and nephews. A memorial mass was held on Thursday, […]

 
 

Eleanor M. Shreve, 82

Eleanor M. Shreve nee Parker, 82, formerly of Elmhurst. Beloved wife of the late E.L. Don Shreve; loving mother of Betty (Robert) LeGere, Cyndi (John Scott) Shreve and the late Kathy Gault; grandmother of Margaret (Joseph) Mandt, Michael (Kylsee) Gault, Ryan, Daniel and William LeGere and Natalie and Wyatt Wreford; […]

 
 

James W. Kulton, 80

James W. Kulton, 80 James W. Kulton, of Sheridan, formerly of Elmhurst, passed away recently at the age of 80. Beloved husband of Ellen nee Toedter for 56 years; loving father of Gary (Kimberly), Bill (Robin), Jon (Jennifer), Chris (Mary) and Kim (Pete Soltesz); grandfather of Luke, Ryan, Sara, Adam, […]

 
 

Susan Johnson, 38

Susan Rebecca Johnson, of Elmhurst and Northlake, passed away recently at the age of 38. Dear daughter of Carol and Jon Johnson; sister of Stephen “Sven” (Leslie Hammersmith) Johnson. Susan participated in Day Programs with Oak Leyden Developmental Services and also Special Olympics. She enjoyed going to Special Camp each […]

 
 

Rita S. Kehoe, 85

Rita S. Kehoe nee Bauer, 85, of Elmhurst. Beloved wife of the late Jerome F.; loving mother of Terrence (Arlene) and Kathleen; grandmother of Joseph and Daniel Tarnow; sister of Robert (Irene) Bauer, Jack (Jean) Bauer, Richard “Dick” Bauer and the late Joan Milani and Marge (Ed) Schofield; sister-in-law of […]

 
 

Vilma Eva Pagni, 89

Vilma Eva Pagni passed away Thursday, March 8, 2018 peacefully at home at the golden age of 89. “V,” as she was known, grew up in Cicero, two doors down from her eventual husband of 66 years, the late James M. Pagni. The couple’s parents both came to America from […]

 
 

Joan C. Rawls Carl, 89

Joan C. Rawls Carl, nee Jensen, of Villa Park, passed away recently at the age of 89. Beloved wife of the late Thomas Rawls and the late Robert Carl. Loving mother of Pamela Rawls, Thomas (Jane) Rawls, Michael (Daphne) Rawls and Timothy (Marie) Rawls. Dear grandmother of Danielle Morrell, Thomas, […]