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  • 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...


  • David Michael Schwarz Obituary Photo
    David Michael Schwarz Monee, Illinois

    September 18, 2017

    David Michael Schwarz, age 48 of Monee, passed away suddenly on September 18, 2017. Beloved husband of Hope Enzenbacher-Schwarz. Loving father of Jacob David and Zachery William Schwarz. Devoted son of Wilhelm and...


  • John M. Novak Obituary Photo
    John M. Novak, 76 Frankfort, Illinois

    June 19, 1941 - September 18, 2017

    John M. Novak 76, of Frankfort formerly of Chicago's Hegewisch area, passed away Monday, September 18, 2017. Loving father of Tim (Lori) Novak, Kim (Don) Bonnstetter, Keith (Phunnaporn "Natalie") Novak and Michele ...


  • Carl W. Koelling, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Carl W. Koelling, Jr., 92 Frankfort, Illinois

    January 21, 1925 - September 18, 2017

    Carl W. Koelling Jr. 92, of Frankfort, passed away Monday, September 18, 2017 in Oak Forest. Carl was born in Harvey, IL., to the late Carl Sr., and Helena (Schweppe) Koelling. Beloved husband of the late Kathryn V....


  • Garrett W. McBrady Obituary Photo
    Garrett W. McBrady, 56 Frankfort, Illinois

    March 19, 1961 - September 14, 2017

    Garrett W. McBrady Age 56 of Frankfort formerly of the Homewood and Flossmoor area, passed away on Thursday, September 14th, 2017. Loving husband of Denise McBrady (Marshall); beloved father of Katelyn, Colleen and...


  • Roy M. Hensley, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Roy M. Hensley, Jr., 87 Frankfort, Illinois

    November 16, 1929 - September 13, 2017

    Roy M. Hensley, Jr. 87, of Frankfort, passed away Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at the Joliet Area Community Hospice House. He is survived by his loving family; children Anna Marie (Ron Miller) Hensley, Christian...


  • Judy A. Gacek Obituary Photo
    Judy A. Gacek, 72 Saint Anne, Illinois

    November 13, 1944 - September 12, 2017

    JUDY A. GACEK (SABIA) Age 72 of St. Anne, passed away on Tuesday, September 12th, 2017 at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee. Judy is survived by her loving family, children, Char (Will) Haisma,...


  • Daniel P. McCullough Obituary Photo
    Daniel P. McCullough, 66 Frankfort, Illinois

    December 15, 1950 - September 12, 2017

    Daniel P. McCullough 66, of Frankfort, passed away Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at Silver Cross Hospital, New Lenox. Dan was born in Hammond, IN to the late Joseph and Jane (nee Dobrowolski) McCullough. Beloved...


  • Robert "Bobby" Feigel Obituary Photo
    Robert "Bobby" Feigel, 25 Chicago, Illinois

    June 15, 1992 - September 9, 2017

    Robert "Bobby" H. Feigel Age 25 of Chicago formerly of Frankfort, passed away suddenly on Saturday, September 9, 2017. Robert is survived by his loving family, parents Richard and Rebecca (Clontz) Feigel of...


  • Howard E. Teeter, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Howard E. Teeter, Sr., 86 New Lenox, Illinois

    October 11, 1930 - September 9, 2017

    Howard E. Teeter, Sr. Age 86, of New Lenox formerly of Midlothian passed away on Saturday, September 9th, 2017 at the Joliet Area Community Hospice House in Joliet. Loving husband of Marlene (Oostman) Teeter;...


  • Timothy J. Keane Jr. Obituary Photo
    Timothy J. Keane Jr., 74 Frankfort, Illinois

    January 26, 1943 - September 5, 2017

    TIMOTHY J. KEANE, JR. Age 74 of Frankfort, passed away on Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at St. James Hospital in Chicago Heights. Timothy is survived by his loving family, wife, Michelle "Shelley"...


  • Robert C. Vani Obituary Photo
    Robert C. Vani, 81 Orland Park, Illinois

    January 14, 1936 - September 3, 2017

    ROBERT C. VANI Age 81, passed away on Sunday, September 3rd, 2017 at Smith Crossing in Orland Park. Robert is survived by his loving family, sons, Steve (Beth) Vani, Bob Vani, siblings, Ivy Terricina...


  • Donna Jean Longino Obituary Photo
    Donna Jean Longino, 84 Frankfort, Illinois

    December 18, 1932 - August 30, 2017

    Donna Jean Longino (Swanson) Age 84 of Frankfort formerly of Mokena, passed away on Wednesday, August 30th, 2017. Donna is survived by her loving family, husband George Longino; children Georgette ...


  • Christopher R. DeCesare Obituary Photo
    Christopher R. DeCesare, 30 Frankfort, Illinois

    March 7, 1987 - August 23, 2017

    Christopher R. DeCesare Age 30, of Frankfort, passed away on Wednesday, August 23, 2017. Christopher is survived by his loving family; parents Michael and Christine (Worth) DeCesare Sr.; brothers Robert (Tracy)...


  • Janet  R. Schade Obituary Photo
    Janet R. Schade, 84 Blue Island, Illinois

    July 16, 1933 - August 21, 2017

    Janet R. Schade (nee Napoli) Age 84 of Blue Island, passed away on Monday, August 21 2017 peacefully at home. Janet was born in Harvey, Illinois to the late Frank and Edna Napoli; beloved wife of the...


  • Martha E. Hearn Obituary Photo
    Martha E. Hearn, 75 Frankfort, Illinois

    September 17, 1941 - August 18, 2017

    Martha E. Hearn (nee Neighbors) 75, of Frankfort, passed away Friday, August 18, 2017 at Spring Creek Nursing and Rehab in Joliet. Martha was born in Houston County, Tennessee to the late Dewitt T. and Bonnie M. (nee...


  • Alan S. Blackman Obituary Photo
    Alan S. Blackman, 77 Frankfort, Illinois

    December 20, 1939 - August 18, 2017

    ALAN S. BLACKMAN Age 77 of Frankfort, passed away on Friday, August 18th, 2017 at Christ Hospital in Oak Lawn. Alan is survived by his loving family, children, George Blackman, Michael J. (Alice)...


  • Dorothy M. Bettenhausen Obituary Photo
    Dorothy M. Bettenhausen, 92 Manteno, Illinois

    January 9, 1925 - August 14, 2017

    Dorothy M. Bettenhausen (nee DeValk) 92, of Manteno, passed away Monday, August 14, 2017 at St. James Hospital, Chicago Heights. She was born January 9, 1925 in Lester, IA to Simon and Ann DeValk. She married Norman ...


  • Christine  Ann Baranak Obituary Photo
    Christine Ann Baranak, 57 Mokena, Illinois

    June 14, 1960 - August 14, 2017

    Christine Ann Baranak Age 57, of Mokena, passed away on Monday, August 14, 2017. Loving wife of Raymond Baranak; beloved mother of Carissa (Jeremy) Catellier, Brandon (Carly) Baranak, Selena Baranak and Kailley...


  • Patrick G.  Petrow Obituary Photo
    Patrick G. Petrow, 71 Mokena, Illinois

    February 19, 1946 - August 9, 2017

    Patrick G. Petrow Age 71 of Mokena, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, August 9, 2017. Loving father of Eileen (Steve) Pinkowski, Wendy (David) Brann, Wesley Petrow and Melinda (Kai) Dodson; Kitty Petrow (mother of...


  • Dorothy L. Koenig Obituary Photo
    Dorothy L. Koenig, 92 Manteno, Illinois

    June 19, 1925 - August 9, 2017

    Dorothy L. Koenig (nee Mager) Age 92 of Manteno formerly of Wilmington and Frankfort, passed away Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at Our Lady of Victory in Bourbonnais. Loving wife of Leslie Koenig; beloved mother of...


  • Jacob Samuel Obituary Photo
    Jacob Samuel, 60 Mokena, Illinois

    December 28, 1956 - July 31, 2017

    Dr. Jacob Samuel of Mokena, formerly of Downers Grove, passed away Monday, July 31, 2017 at the age of 60. He was a loving husband to Kim Samuel; a beloved father to Siby (Sukanya Banerjee) Samuel, Pushpa Samuel,...


  • Patricia M. Pollack Obituary Photo
    Patricia M. Pollack, 78 Frankfort, Illinois

    April 6, 1939 - July 28, 2017

    Patricia M. Pollack, nee Kozak 78, of Frankfort formerly of Alsip, passed away on Friday, July 28, 2017 at the Joliet Area Community Hospice House. Loving wife of Albert Pollack; beloved mother of Sherry (Terence)...