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  • Robert L. Crisci, 78 Frankfort, Illinois

    September 23, 1939 - November 20, 2017

    Robert L. Crisci Age 78, a resident of Frankfort, formerly of Orland Park, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, November 20, 2017. Loving father of Brian and Patrick Crisci, and Jeniffer (Tom) Knight; dear brother of...


  • Hildagard M. "Hilde" Grigat Obituary Photo
    Hildagard M. "Hilde" Grigat, 84 Joliet, Illinois

    November 24, 1932 - November 12, 2017

    Hildegard M. Grigat, 84, passed away at her home at Salem Village in Joliet on Nov. 12, 2017. Survived by her loving family: children: Florentine (Detlef) Klimpe, Christel (Donald) Powell, Michael Grigat, Step-children:...


  • Thomas F. Duering Obituary Photo
    Thomas F. Duering, 67 Lake Station, Indiana

    July 19, 1950 - November 12, 2017

    THOMAS F. DUERING "Topp Dog #1" Age 67 of Lake Station IN, passed away Sunday, November12th, 2017 at St. Mary's Medical Center in Hobart, IN. Thomas is survived by his loving family, daughter,...


  • Reginald Franklin Morgan Obituary Photo
    Reginald Franklin Morgan, 87 Peotone, Illinois

    August 16, 1930 - November 9, 2017

    Reginald F. Morgan, 87 of Peotone, IL, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Thurs., Nov. 9, 2017. Born Aug. 16, 1930 in Chicago Heights to the late Walter and Edith Morgan. Beloved husband of Barbara; Father...


  • Lillian T.  Brizek Obituary Photo
    Lillian T. Brizek, 93 Matteson, Illinois

    August 16, 1924 - November 7, 2017

    Lillian T. Brizek (Warpehowski) Age 93, a resident of Matteson, IL passed away on Tuesday, November 7, 2017. Loving mother of Joseph (late Mary) Brizek; cherished grandmother of Julie Brizek and great-grandmother of...


  • Robert Charles  Schlinger Obituary Photo
    Robert Charles Schlinger, 93 New Lenox, Illinois

    April 3, 1924 - November 3, 2017

    Robert Charles Schlinger Age 93 of New Lenox formerly of Palos Park, passed away on Friday, November 3, 2017 at the Joliet Area Community Hospice House. Robert is survived by his loving family, children...


  • Gertrude Ruth Soltys Obituary Photo
    Gertrude Ruth Soltys, 99 Frankfort, Illinois

    September 5, 1918 - November 3, 2017

    Gertrude Ruth Soltys Age 99 of Frankfort formerly of Blue Island, passed away on Friday, November 3, 2017. Loving wife of the late Walter; beloved mother of Kathleen (late Jack) Grabowski, Carol (late Joseph)...


  • Christopher Ziolkowski Obituary Photo
    Christopher Ziolkowski, 42 Makanda, Illinois

    September 17, 1975 - November 2, 2017

    Sgt. Christopher "Chris" Anthony Ziolkowski of Makanda, Illinois, passed away November 2, 2017 at the age of 42. He was born on September 17, 1975 in Harvey, Illinois, to Ron and Ann Ziolkowski, who currently reside in...


  • Chris Lynn Grotts, 62 Matteson, Illinois

    June 11, 1955 - October 20, 2017

    Chris Lynn Grotts Age 62 of Matteson formerly of Worth, passed away on Saturday, October 21, 2017. Chris is survived by her loving family; husband Donald Grotts; father Clarence Kranich; children Adam (Gina)...


  • Isabelle A. Erickson Obituary Photo
    Isabelle A. Erickson, 95 Flossmoor, Illinois

    March 29, 1922 - October 20, 2017

    Isabelle A. Erickson (Larson) Age 95 of Flossmoor formerly of Matteson and Calumet City, passed away on Friday, October 20, 2017. Isabelle is survived by her loving family, children Diane Kelly, Darlene (John)...


  • Paul A. Franzen Obituary Photo
    Paul A. Franzen, 61 Dowagiac, Michigan

    April 6, 1956 - October 18, 2017

    PAUL A. FRANZEN Age 61 of Dowagiac Michigan, formerly of Frankfort Illinois, passed away Wednesday, October 18th, 2017 at the University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Paul is survived...


  • Retha L. Carpenter Obituary Photo
    Retha L. Carpenter, 80 Frankfort, Illinois

    April 17, 1937 - October 18, 2017

    Retha Louise Carpenter, 80, passed away peacefully with family by her side on October 18, 2017. Born in Booneville, MS, she was a long time Frankfort resident and member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day...


  • Edward R. Bockelmann Obituary Photo
    Edward R. Bockelmann, 89 Orland Park, Illinois

    August 6, 1928 - October 18, 2017

    Edward R. Bockelmann Age 89, a resident of Orland Park, formerly of Frankfort, passed away Wednesday, October 18, 2017. Beloved husband of Elaine V. (Alm); loving father of Joyce (Carl) Larson and Janet (John) Swanson;...


  • Beverly  J. King Murawski Obituary Photo
    Beverly J. King Murawski, 88 Crete, Illinois

    April 20, 1929 - October 13, 2017

    Beverly J. King Murawski (Fulsaas) Age 88 of Crete, passed away on Friday, October 13, 2017 at Franciscan St. James Hospital in Chicago Heights Beverly is survived by her loving family, husband Henry J. Murawski...


  • Diane Ruth Anderson Obituary Photo
    Diane Ruth Anderson, 66 New Lenox, Illinois

    March 5, 1951 - October 10, 2017

    Diane R. Anderson (Veltman) Age 66, a resident of New Lenox, formerly of Mokena, passed away on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of the late Kenneth Anderson; loving...


  • Samuel P. Kearney Obituary Photo
    Samuel P. Kearney, 88 Tinley Park, Illinois

    July 17, 1929 - October 8, 2017

    Samuel P. Kearney Age 88, a resident of Tinley Park, passed away on Sunday, October 8, 2017. Loving uncle of Charles (Carrie) Lynch, Patricia (Jack) O'Connor, William Lynch, and Kaylen Schultz; also survived by...


  • Eileen F. Filicicchia Obituary Photo
    Eileen F. Filicicchia, 88 Orland Park, Illinois

    June 20, 1929 - October 5, 2017

    Eileen P. Filicicchia Age 88 of Orland Park, formerly of Naperville, passed away on Thursday, October 5, 2017. Loving wife of the late Frank Filicicchia; beloved mother of Frank (Kim) Filicicchia, Janet (Paul)...


  • Betty A. Smith Obituary Photo
    Betty A. Smith, 79 Frankfort, Illinois

    October 12, 1937 - October 4, 2017

    Betty A. Smith Age 79, of Frankfort formerly of Greenville S.C. passed away on Wednesday, October 4, 2017. Loving wife of the late Richard Lewis Smith Sr; beloved mother of Richard (Jennifer) Smith, Jr., Cyndi ...


  • Carol Ann Krauss Obituary Photo
    Carol Ann Krauss, 81 Frankfort, Illinois

    February 21, 1936 - October 3, 2017

    Carol Ann Krauss (nee Mays) born 02/21/1936, (formerly of Chicago) was called home by her Heavenly Father while she slept peacefully on October 3rd, after suffering from complications from a rare form of a Non-Hodgkin's...


  • Clara M. Reid Obituary Photo
    Clara M. Reid, 82 Beecher, Illinois

    May 7, 1935 - October 3, 2017

    Clara M. Reid (Konrath) Age 82, a resident of Beecher, formerly of Frankfort, passed away on Tuesday, October 3, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Harold W. Reid; loving mother of Candice (Michael) Geagan, Michelle (Jack)...


  • Janie C. Edwards Obituary Photo
    Janie C. Edwards, 68 Wilmington, Illinois

    May 29, 1949 - October 1, 2017

    JANIE C. EDWARDS (HARSTICK) Janie Cheryl Edwards born on May 29th, 1949 was granted her guardian angle wings on Sunday, October 1st, 2017. She was known to her family as "Tootsie". She will be missed by her family...


  • Myron "Mike'' Deacon Obituary Photo
    Myron "Mike'' Deacon County Club Hills, Illinois

    September 25, 2017

    Myron L. "Mike" Deacon, 85, of Country Club Hills, passed away on Sept. 25, 2017. He was preceded in death by wife Francis Carol Deacon and daughter, Deborah Hinkle. He is survived by his loving family: Daughters:...


  • Chester F. Hankosky Obituary Photo
    Chester F. Hankosky, 93 Frankfort, Illinois

    June 15, 1924 - September 25, 2017

    CHESTER F. HANKOSKY Age 93 of Frankfort, passed away on Monday, September 25th, 2017 at Palos Community Hospital in Palos Heights. Chester is survived by his loving family, wife, Josephine Hankosky ...


  • Joanne Frances Calombaris Obituary Photo
    Joanne Frances Calombaris, 84 Frankfort, Illinois

    September 10, 1933 - September 21, 2017

    Joanne Frances Calombaris (Nazlides) 84, of Frankfort IL formerly of Highland IN and Harvey IL, passed away Thursday, September 21, 2017. Beloved wife of the late George Calombaris; Loving mother of Maria (Paul)...


  • Frederick "Fritz" Nietfeldt Obituary Photo
    Frederick "Fritz" Nietfeldt Tinley Park, Illinois

    September 19, 2017

    Frederick "Fritz" Nietfeldt age 90 of Tinley Park, passed away on Sept. 19, 2017. Beloved husband of Irene (nee Berlin) Nietfeldt. Dear father of Janet (John) Boehm of Homewood, JoAnn (Mark) Hess of Bourbonnais, Jerri...