Obituaries

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Donald Z. Alexander

   Donald Z. Alexander (Don), son of the late Alexander Zivich and Victoria Havran was born on September 26, 1936, in East Chicago, Indiana where he lived until he graduated from Roosevelt High School. Don enjoyed summers at the family lake house with many first cousins, including Bernardine  “Bunny” Baum, […]

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Anthony N. Pope

   Anthony N. Pope peacefully passed away May 17, 2024 at home, surrounded by family.  He was born April 27, 1942 in Chicago, to the late Joseph and Gertrude Pope. Anthony was a resident, member and businessman in Elmhurst for over 50 years. For the latter, holding a J.D., CPA […]

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Dona Joy Snyder, 91

   Dona Joy Snyder, 91, of Elmhurst, IL.  and North Redington Beach, FL., passed away unexpectedly on March 16, 2024.    Dona was born on October 25, 1932 daughter of Eula Belle and Russell Hendrix.  She was the devoted and adoring wife of John, “Tim” Snyder who predeceased her in […]

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Thomas Francis Nee

   Thomas Francis Nee entered this world on August 22nd 1963 the youngest of four children of the late Virginia Frances (nee Parr) and Patrick James Nee of Chicago, Illinois. Tom did not have the chance to know his father, who passed away on April 14th 1964 when Tom was […]

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Jerome J. Cermak

   Jerome J. Cermak, formerly a longtime resident of Elmhurst, passed away on April 5, 2019. Interment was at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood.    Mr. Cermak is survived by his wife, Violet (nee Zigman); sons, Daniel (Patricia), Kenneth (Kathy) and Jeffrey; and five grandchildren. He was preceded in […]

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Evelyn L. Boosey, 105

   Evelyn L. Boosey, age 105, passed away peacefully Saturday March 30th, 2024, in Barrington.    Evelyn was born February 5th, 1919, in Chicago IL and was raised in Chicago. She was introduced in 1940 and married John Boosey January 31st, 1942, and lived happily together for 63 years. During […]

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Evelyn L. Boosey, 105

   Evelyn L. Boosey, age 105, passed away peacefully Saturday March 30th, 2024, in Barrington.    Evelyn was born February 5th, 1919, in Chicago IL and was raised in Chicago. She was introduced in 1940 and married John Boosey January 31st, 1942, and lived happily together for 63 years. During […]

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Jerome J. Cermak

   Jerome J. Cermak, formerly a longtime resident of Elmhurst, passed away on April 5, 2019. Interment was at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood.    Mr. Cermak is survived by his wife, Violet (nee Zigman); sons, Daniel (Patricia), Kenneth (Kathy) and Jeffrey; and five grandchildren. He was preceded in […]

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Joseph Guardalabene, 84

    Joseph (Joe) Phillip Guardalabene, aged 84, of Mesa Arizona, long-time former resident of Elmhurst and Villa Park, Illinois, died peacefully on March 22 in Scottsdale, Arizona after a short illness. Youngest son of Italian immigrant, Agostino Guardalabene, and Rosalia Muriello, Joe grew up working in his family’s cheese factory, […]