Matthew Shauger

Matthew J. Shauger “Matt”, age 39 years, of Coxsackie, N.Y., passed away on May 14, 2019. He was born on November 14, 1979 and is the son of John Melvin and Laura Ellen Shauger. Besides his parents, and his grandmother, he is survived by his children Alexandra Grace Shauger, Jacob John Shauger, sister Jennifer Lynn Johnson and her husband Nicholas Alexander, and many beloved Aunts, Uncles and Cousins, as well as many dear friends and neighbors. Matthew is a resident of Coxsackie since ...Continue reading

Adele Bambenek

Adele (Kelly) Hall Bambenek, age- classified, passed away on May 27, 2019 in Downers Grove, IL.  She was the devoted wife of the late Robert Bambenek (Chicago, IL) and the late Mahlon “Bud” Hall (Streator, IL); and loving mother of Bradley (Liane) Hall, Randall (Leigh Ann) Hall and Jill (Bill) Hall Herrmann.  She was the cherished Nana of Allie, Lauren, Jack, Grant, Kelsey, Brandon (Mike), Marisa, Cassidy, Kyle and Lindsey.  Dear sister of Larry Kelly and Jean Kelly McCarthy.  Dear aunt of many ...Continue reading

Judith Skelnik

Judith M Skelnik (nee Frische) of Des Plaines died May 8, 2019.  Judy was born October 22, 1940 in Chicago and lived in Des Plaines for over 32 years. After graduating from the Academy of Our Lady High School, Judy worked for Science Research Associates and later Dry Storage Corp.  After a combined 44 years of energetic service, Judy retired.  Her career was over but she continued to work hard caring for family and friends.  If you made friends with Judy, you made a friend for life!  She kept in ...Continue reading

Bernice Vong

Bernice E. "Bunny" Vong passed away peacefully on May 3, 2019 at the age of 94.   Bunny was proceeded in death by her loving husband Russell.   Cherished mother to Judy (Late Don) Mulling, Bob (Mary) Vong and Martha (John) Kierstein.  Bunny had 6 grandchildren - Lenay (Jerry), Dana, Russell (Melissa), Sara (Ryan), John and Amber and 5 great grandchildren - Cody, Cory, Liviana, Kaylynn and Briley.   Private services to be held. ...Continue reading

Jean Konopasek

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Jean L. Konopasek, passed away on April 24, 2019. Devoted companion for 17 years to Dan Hoffmeister. Loving mother of Matthew Gonzales. Daughter of James and Ellie Konopasek. Dear sister of Theresa and Jim Konopasek. Proud aunt of Adeline, Jesse, Danielle, Dana and great nephew Blake. Visitation will be held on Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 10am until time of services at 12 Noon at Maher Funeral Home, 17101 71st Ave., Tinley Park. Burial will be at Maplewood Cemetery in New Lenox. ...Continue reading

Carl Gambotz

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Carl R. Gambotz, passed away peacefully on April 16, 2019. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. ...Continue reading

Jackie Bachar

Jacqueline P. "Jackie" Bachar. Born on March 13, 1927 & passed away peacefully on April 3, 2019. Cherished wife of the late George W. Bachar. Loving mother of George (Tina) Bachar and Catherine (David) Gonzales. Proud grandmother of Samantha (Tom) Galindo, Courtney (Gregory) Muir and Connor (Jessica) Gonzales. Dear great grandma of Molly Catherine Muir. Visitation will be held on Sunday, April 7, 2019 from 2-6pm at Williams-Kampp Funeral Home, 430 E. Roosevelt Rd., Wheaton. Private ...Continue reading

Paul Ryan

On Wednesday, April 3, 2019, surrounded by his family, Paul Ryan, beloved husband and father, passed away at age 69.  Married for 50 years to Carmen, nee Cannella, loving father to Michelle (Brian) Backus and Michael Ryan.  Proud grandfather to Fallon, Danielle, Miranda, Michael, Adam and Henry.  Paul was preceded in death by his father Thomas, his mother Bertha (Babe), brothers Thomas and Steven, and sister Josephine (Leighty). Paul was born on November 5, 1949 in Chicago, IL to Thomas and ...Continue reading

Aida Correa

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Aida Correa, passed away peacefully on April 3, 2019. Private cremation services to be held. ...Continue reading

Ausencia Huerta

Ausencia “Chencha” Huerta passed away (transmigrated) on Friday, March 29, 2019 at her residence in Chicago, IL.  Chencha was proceeded in death by her mother, Elena Olvera Huerta and her father, Luis Vaca Huerta.  Chencha is survived by her sisters: María Guillermina Díaz, María de la Luz Reyes, María Elena Ramírez; and her brothers: Luis “Junior” Huerta and Natividad Huerta. Chencha was loved by her innumerable nieces and nephews; and a friend to many. Chencha’s memorial service will be ...Continue reading