Florence Zmuda, 88

Florence Zmuda, nee Konwinski, of Lombard, passed away recently at the age of 88. Beloved wife of the late Edward Zmuda; loving mother of Nancy (Peter) DeBruin, Joseph (Denise) Zmuda, Donna (Mark) Stallmann and the late Judy (Dennis) Reiss; devoted grandmother of Kevin (Angela Gajda) Reiss, Kelly (Jason Waclawik) Reiss, […]


Virlyn W. Walter, 93

Virlyn W. Walter, of Lombard, formerly of Elmhurst, passed away recently at the age of 93. Beloved husband of Betty; loving father of Steven (Janis), Donald and Russell (Rosemary); cherished grandfather of Laura, Sara, Karen and Susie; proud great grandfather of 7; brother of Raymond. Virlyn was a WWII Air […]


Edwin E. Sprandel, 92

Edwin E. Sprandel, of Elmhurst, formerly of Oak Park, passed away recently at the age of 92. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving during WWII and Korea. Beloved husband of the late Susan E., nee Simpson; fond father of Susan (Steven) Shaffer, James (Kathleen) Sprandel and Paul […]


Thomas C. Russell, 84

Thomas C. Russell, of Elmhurst, formerly of Joliet, passed away recently at the age of 84. He was a veteran of USAF, a graduate of Joliet Catholic High School, class of 1952, and University of Notre Dame class of 1956. He was a member of Knights of Columbus, Fr. McDonald […]


Linda A. Kurzawa

Longtime President of DuPage County Board of Health Last week, Executive Director Karen Ayala and members of the DuPage County Board of Health announced the passing of Linda A. Kurzawa. Kurzawa dedicated her time and energy to serving the residents of DuPage County for more than 30 years. Known as […]


Jake Molter

Jake Molter was called home early Saturday morning September 29, 2018. He is survived by his three children, Judy, Daniel, and David (Paula) and two grandchildren Michael and Kevin. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 62 years, Joan Molter (Burgeson) and a large family of 9 […]


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 […]