Archives for July 2012

Josephine Avanzi

In Memorial

Josephine Avanzi (nee Cavalere) Passed away on July 30, 2012. Cherished wife of the late Gerald Avanzi. Loving twin sister of Constance (Gene) Ziemianin and sister to Mary (late Alex) Hocha, Georgene (late George) Sarbinski, Anne Milewski, Frances (Nicholas) Cimmarusti, Frank (Gloria) Cavalere and the late Rose (late Curley) Haynes. Dear aunt and great aunt of many. Everyone is asked to gather at Elmwood Cemetery, 2905 Thatcher Rd., River Grove on Friday at 11:30 am for a 12 Noon committal of ...Continue reading

Billy Collins

In Memorial

Billy Collins Sr. Passed away on July 28, 2012. Private cremation services to be held. ...Continue reading

Betty DeWitt

In Memorial

Betty C. DeWitt (nee Colberg) of Elmhurst passed away on July 25, 2012. Cherished wife of Paul DeWitt. Loving sister of the late Schiller (late Medora) Colberg. Dear aunt of Kent Colberg, Karen Colberg and Kristine Stewart. Beloved daughter of the late Clara (nee Schiller) and the late Marcus Colberg. Betty was a Girl Scout Troop Leader, member of Christ Church in Oak Brook, serving a number of years as a deaconess. She enjoyed calligraphy, oil painting, photography and genealogy. Memorial ...Continue reading

Kenneth Ridgway

Kenneth R. Ridgway, age 89, was born on January 27, 1923 in Curtis, Nebraska.  He passed away on July 24, 2012 in Wheaton, IL. Ken was the son of Edna and Burr Ridgway. After growing up on the family farm, he joined the Navy in 1942; attended aviation radio school; then joined the forces in the South Pacific and saw action, including Formosa and Iwo Jima. After his discharge, Ken earned a degree in Chemical Engineering.  He met and married Margaret Markley and they raised five daughters ...Continue reading

Aloyzas Cepulis

In Memorial

Aloyzas Cepulis, passed away on July 23, 2012. Private cremation services will be held. ...Continue reading

Nancy Henrikson

In Memorial

Nancy Henrikson. Private cremation services to he held. ...Continue reading

Jarrod Jahnke

In Memorial

Jarrod R. Jahnke Age 32 Suddenly. Cherished son of Nancy (nee Netherton) and the late Steven R. Jahnke. Loving brother of Steven N. Jahnke. Beloved grandson of Fern and the late Ronald Jahnke and the late Bertha and late Neville Netherton. Dear nephew of the late Neil Netherton. Visitation will be Tuesday 9 am until time of funeral services, 12 Noon at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1101 Kimberly Way (on Rt. 53) Lisle. Burial will be at Acacia Park Cemetery. Jarrod was a graduate of Lisle High School ...Continue reading

Ellen Eichhorst

Ellen J. Eichhorst. Cherished wife of the late Ray Bozic. Devoted mother of Michael (Jenny) Eichhorst. Proud grandmother of Kaleigh and Michelle Eichhorst. Dear cousin of many. Visitation Wednesday 5-9 pm at West Suburban Funeral Home, 39 N. Cass Ave., Westmont. Cremation private. Burial of ashes will on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial to American Diabetes, Heart Assn. or American Cancer Society would be ...Continue reading

Mitzie Panganiban

Mitzie Panganiban Age 15 passed away peacefully at home on July 17, 2012. Private cremation services have been held. ...Continue reading

Harriet Beverley

Harriet Ann Glidden Beverley. Cherished wife of the late Thomas Albert. Devoted mother of Michael (D’Anna), Patricia (Pat) Patterson, Bill (Ilene), Bob (Casey), Mary (Jim) Plew, Joan (Jim) Izzo, David (Kate), Dennis (Danae), Danny (Anne), Anne (Jim) Donnellan, Kevin (Barb) and Jim (Kathy). Proud grandmother of 34 and fond great grandmother of 24. Loving sister of the late Benjamin Glidden Jr., Dodie (late Norm) Henning and the late Jodie Rezab Hudgens. Sister in law of the late Margaret (John) ...Continue reading