Beatrice T. Zabloudil, 91

Beatrice T. Zabloudil, nee Hennek, of Elmhurst, passed away recently at the age of 91. She was a member Visitation Catholic Church Choir; beloved wife of Joseph; loving mother of Susan (Stephen) Bradley, Mary Clare (Quentin) Sullivan and David Zabloudil; proud grandmother of Ryan (Apryl) Bradley, Jack, Kyle, Matthew and […]


Pamela E. Laudati, 75

Pamela E. Laudati, nee Petry, of Elmhurst, passed away recently at the age of 75. Beloved wife of Dante for more than 37 years; loving mother of Christopher Peterson; dear sister of the late Donald (the late Patricia) Petry; fond aunt of many nieces and nephews. Mass of Christian Burial […]


Bertha Clarke, 100

Bertha Clarke, nee Anderson, of Elmhurst, passed away on Sept. 11, 2018, at the age of 100. Mrs. Clarke was born on Jan. 21, 1918. Beloved wife of the late James F.; loving mother of James (Linda), Barbara and Gary (Darcie); cherished grandmother of Donna, Darrin, Christopher, Gary and Jack; […]


Richard Craddock, 66

Richard “Rich” Craddock, of Aurora, Ill., and formerly of Elmhurst, passed away recently at the age of 66. Devoted son of the late Ethel L. Craddock; loving cousin of Ron (Marilyn) Schweitzer, Jim (the late Mary) Schweitzer, Lauren Schweitzer-Cody and Chris, Adam and Beth Schweitzer. Rich taught science and biology […]


Lombardian obituaries–October 11

JEAN H. ALLEN Jean H. Allen died June 9, 2018. A celebration of life will be held Saturday, Oct. 13, from 1-5 p.m. at the Lombard Community Building, 433 E. St. Charles Road, Lombard. HILDE DEPNER Hilde Depner, age 95, of Villa Park, passed away on Oct. 4, 2018. Visitation […]


Lombardian obituaries–September 27

LOIS GALLAGHER Lois (Pelzer) Gallagher of Lombard passed away peacefully on Sept. 13, 2018. Visitation will be held on Saturday, Sept. 29, from 10 a.m. until the time of the Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. at Christ of King Church in Lombard (1501 S. Main St.). A luncheon will follow […]


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, […]