obits

Bertha G. Rivera (nee) Garza

February 26, 2016

Age 79, late of Crete, IL passed away February 22, 2016. Bertha was a homemaker all her life. Survived by her daughters, RoseMary, Bertha, Maria, Martha, Carolina & Sylvia; sons, Joseph and Arturo; grandchildren, Jack, Ramon, Jose, Kateri, Lup...

Bernard J. Pustz

February 16, 2016


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Bernard “Bernie” J. Pustz, age 91 late of Palos Heights, IL passed away peacefully on February 11, 2016. Survived by his sons James (Anna) & Charles (Kathleen); sisters Josephine Pustz & Beverly (Lou) Gasper; brothers Donald (Linda) Pu...

Noreen M. Forrest

January 23, 2016

Noreen M. Forrest, age 44 late of Muskego, WI passed away January 15, 2016. Survived by her loving sisters; Nannette Forrest, Christina Smith, Rita Forrest & Rosanne Forrest; brother, Vincent Forrest; niece Serena Twombly, and nephews Daniel &...

John L. Treadway

January 16, 2016

John L. “Jack” Treadway, age 78, of Frankfort, IL passed away January 10, 2016. Jack was an avid horseman, he was one tough Cowboy! Beloved by all of his family and friends, Jack was preceded in death by his parents, Hayes Moody Treadway &a...

Charles "Charlie" James Hollstein

January 11, 2016

Charles “Charlie” James Hollstein, age 38, late of Zion, IL, passed away January 6, 2016. Survived by his father Carl. Preceded in death by his mother Karen Hollstein (nee Petersen) Visitation will be held on Monday,  January 11, 2016 from...

Mildred E. Phillips (nee) Andersen

December 31, 2015

Mildred E. Phillips (nee Andersen) age 87, of Elizabeth, IL, passed away December 26, 2015. Survived by daughters, Patricia (Jim) Hofmann, Donna (Art) Marcotte and Debbie (Joe) Leib; sons, David Jr. (Terry) Phillips, Dan (Cindy) Phillips and Ron (...

Lucille L. Batson (nee) Topp

December 18, 2015

Lucille L. Batson (nee Topp) 93, formerly of Frankfort, IL, died on Saturday, December 12, 2015, at Sunny Hill Nursing Home in Joliet, IL. Lucille Lydia Topp was born to John F. and Catherine (Heisner) Topp on January 26, 1922, in Spencer, IL.  S...

Leila F. Clontz (nee) Butler

December 17, 2015

Leila F. Clontz (nee Butler) age 85 late of Bourbonnais, IL, passed away December 12, 2015. Survived by her loving children Ronald (Susie) Clontz of San Antonio, Texas; Debrah (Dan) Hawtree of  Frankfort, IL; Joy Danis of Aurora, Colorado; Timoth...

Dorothy Jean Lombardo (nee) Penn

December 1, 2015

Dorothy Jean Lombardo (nee Penn) age 91, formerly of Frankfort, IL peacefully passed away on November 14, 2015. Loving mother of Penny (Thomas) Wappel and Thomas (Pam) Lombardo. Dorothy is also survived by her grandchildren, Julie (Craig) Weber, J...

Helen B. Ahlert (nee) Allerberger

November 29, 2015

Helen B. Ahlert (nee Allerberger) age 79 late of Orland Park, IL passed away November 18, 2015. Survived by her loving husband Henry, daughter Susan (Ferenc) Szepfalusy, son Mike Ahlert (Debbie), sister Trudi Dreher; grandchildren Michael (Cassidy...

Marian Keller Recchia (nee) Hollenbach

November 3, 2015

Marian Keller Recchia (nee) Hollenbach, 92, of Frankfort, IL, previously of Riverdale, IL. passed away on October 29, 2015. Preceeded in death by her first husband Garrett Keller, her second husband John Recchia and her sister Dorothy Flynn. &n...

Cornelia Moskop DeBoer

October 28, 2015

Moskop, Cornelia “Connie” (nee) DeBoer age 90 of Mokena, IL passed away on October 22, 2015. Cornelia was a secretary at Hickory Creek School, a nutritionist at Cook County Hospital, and a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church and choir. ...

Jeanne M. Gillooley Lyons

October 24, 2015

Jeanne M. Gillooley (nee Lyons), age 81, of Frankfort, IL, previously of Matteson, IL, passed away on October 15, 2015. Survived by her loving husband James; daughters Louise (Randy) Stuedemann, Barbara (Barry) Spevack, Patricia (David) Glaeser &a...

Robert D Watson

October 14, 2015

Robert D. Watson, 74, of Frankfort, IL. went to his heavenly home on October 7, 2015. Beloved husband of Carol for 38 years. Born on October 20, 1940 in Detroit, Michigan, to the late Helen and Dentzell Watson. Moved to Chicago, Beverly, Bob graduate...

Donna E. Wade

October 10, 2015

It is with heavy hearts, but smiling memories, that we announce the passing of the estimable, magnetic, and caring Donna E. Wade . Donna, of Park Forest, IL, peacefully passed away on Saturday, July 18, 2015, in Vermont, surrounded by her loving fa...

David Alan Fisher

October 7, 2015

David Alan Fisher of Frankfort, IL, age 20, passed away suddenly on Saturday, October 3, 2015. He is survived by his parents Alan and Sarah (nee Freudenheim); sisters Laura and Jordan, grandfather Harry Freudenheim (the late Renee); grandparents Ambr...

John Joseph Diaz

September 26, 2015

John Diaz of New Lenox, age 50, passed away suddenly on Monday, September 21, 2015 from a heart attack peacefully in his sleep. Born in Chicago's Evergreen Park, and raised in Frankfort. John graduated from Lincoln-Way High School and pursued his lov...

Louis "Greg" Skowronski

September 23, 2015

Louis “Greg” Skowronski, age 69, of Frankfort, IL passed away September 16, 2015. Louis leaves behind his loving wife Lois (nee) Coco, daughter Marina (Patrick) Brennan, sister Mary Agnes (Michael) Pauls, brothers Lawrence (Karen) and Raymond (Ca...

Kenneth Paul Ketterman

September 17, 2015


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Kenneth Paul Ketterman, 101, of Griggsville, Illinois, entered into eternal rest on Sunday. September 13, 2015. He was born June 22, 1914, in Urbana, Iowa to Edwin and Edith Pratt Ketterman. He married Mae Louis Etters on September 5, 1945 in Harvey,...

Ronald H Novota

September 12, 2015


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  Novota, Ronald H. formally of Frankfort, IL, passed away on September 4, 2015 at Lebannon VA Medical Center in Pennsylvania. Ronald was the loving father of 2 sons; Bill & Tim, and daughter Susan (Roy) Miller, 3 grandchildren and his si...

Russell J. Elwell

September 9, 2015


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  Elwell, Russell J. age 64 of Frankfort, IL passed away at his home on Wednesday, September 2, 2015. He fought a year long battle with pancreatic cancer.  He devoted lots of his time to his family and friends. He was a skilled craftsman and...

Robert Mikso

September 8, 2015


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Robert Mikso of Matteson, IL, passed away August 30, 2015. Survived by Dolores & Frank Domijancic and family, as well as his cousin Shirley Gudlink.  Visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 8th, from 9:00 am until the time of services at 1...

Lynn Luetgert Krug

August 22, 2015

Lynn Luetgert (nee) Krug, age 69, beloved wife of Don, passed away August 10, 2015. Lynn was loved by many. An inspiration to many. She  enjoyed every day of her life, animals and anything that involved being with any of her 5 grandchildren; K...

Florence Mele Guiliani

August 4, 2015

Mele, Florence (nee Guiliani) Born September 21, 1919 passed to eternal life on July 31, 2015. Beloved wife to Louis (Red) Mele. Proceeded in death on March 26, 1992. Daughter to Charles and Pasqualina (nee Tiberi) Guiliani (deceased), and proceed...

Amy Leonas

July 23, 2015

Leonas, Amy July 17, 1976-July 23, 2015   Amy Leonas, 39, beloved daughter of Ted and Marla Leonas. Loving sister of Melinda Leonas, Lynsey (Casey) Johnston, Carley Leonas, Elizabeth Leonas and Teddy Leonas. Cherished aunt of Eva Johnst...