Edward C. Rose

Edward C. Rose, age 92; Beloved husband of the late Mary Jo (nee Whalen); Loving mother of Mary Alice Hogan, Pat (Kevin) McAlinden, Joanne (Jim) McEldowney and Bob (Katie) Rose; Proud Papa of Brian (fiancée Maggie), Mary Claire (Sean) Brady and Patrick Hogan; Katie, Megan (fiancé Matt), Michael (Molly) and Brendan McAlinden; Dan (Molly) and Maggie Rose McEldowney; Caroline, Charlie and Sarah Rose; Great-grandfather of five; Visitation Tuesday, February 27, 2018, 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.; Funeral Wednesday 9:00 a.m. from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn to St. Catherine of Alexandria Church, 10621 S. Kedvale, Oak Lawn for Mass of the Resurrection at 10:00 a.m.; Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery; In lieu of flowers, donations to your favorite charity would be most appreciated. For funeral info www.thompsonkuensterfuneralhome.com 708-425-0500.  

William A. Nowak

William A. “Bill” Nowak.

Cherished father of Stefanie (Stuart) Nowak & Angela (Cameron) Speirs.

Loving brother of Raymond (Sue) Nowak.

Bill will be deeply missed by his four legged “granddogs” Boobear, Yogi & Mickey.

Treasured friend of many.

Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn where Services will take place Saturday at 11:30 am.

Interment Resurrection Cemetery.

Visitation Saturday from 9:00 am until the time of Services at 11:30 am.

Proud NFL fan & devoted animal lover.

 

 

 

 

 

Joan J. Fox

Joan J. Fox nee Lamesch.

Beloved wife of Bill for 44 years.

Loving mother of Lenore (Anthony) Fox Monti, Danielle (Craig) Fox Burns, William Fox & Timothy (Hanna Ehlers) Fox.

Cherished grandmother of Ryan Fox, Cassidy Monti, Tara (Nick) Price, Brittany Burns, Brianna Burns, Blake Burns, Caroline Fox & Will Fox.

Proud great grandmother of Sofia.

Devoted daughter of the late Jenny nee Ceisel & Gustave Lamesch.

Treasured sister, aunt, godmother & friend of many.

Funeral Saturday 9:15 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn to St. Louis de Montfort Church for Mass at 10:00 am.

Interment private.

Visitation Friday from 3:00 pm until 9:00 pm.

 Joan retired as a teacher from the Chicago Archdiocese after many years of dedicated service.

 

Lillian M. Mlynarski

Lillian M. Mlynarski, MS, CRNA, 57 years, Suddenly.

Devoted mother of Asher (Matthew Holy) Beyer.

Cherished daughter of the late Helen & Joseph Mlynarski.

Treasured friend of Christopher Beyer.

Loving sister of  Ann (Dave) Kaynor, Mary (the late David) Yastishock, Helen Mlynarski, Walter Mlynarski & the late Joseph Mlynarski.

Proud aunt of many nieces & nephews.

Funeral Monday 9:30 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn to Most Holy Redeemer Church, Evergreen Park, for Mass at 10:30 am.

Interment St. Mary Cemetery.

Visitation Sunday from 1 pm until 8 pm.

Dedicated Nurse Anesthetist at Advocate Christ Medical Center since 1997 and was the NorthShore Coordinator for over 20 years. Lillian was a personal advocate and mentor for her students and sponsored the annual Mary Kathleen Scholarship for financially needy students. She was recognized as the NorthShore CRNA instructor of the Year by the Class of 2015.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Mary Kathleen Scholarship Fund c/o NorthShore University HealthSystem School of Nurse Anesthesia, 2650 Ridge, Ste G603C, Evanston, IL 60201 would be greatly appreciated.

 

 

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Debra L. Weber-Rizzo

Debra L. Weber-Rizzo nee Tarmino.

Beloved wife of Joseph Rizzo.

Loving mother of Michelle (Timothy) Stone & Richard (Gia) Weber.

Dearest stepmother of Jill Rizzo & Jeannie (Eric) McDaniels.

Proud grandmother of Jake Stone.

Treasured sister & aunt of many.

Funeral Monday 9:00 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn to Our Lady of the Ridge Church, Chicago Ridge, for Mass at 10:00 am.

Entombment Resurrection Cemetery.

Visitation Sunday from 3 pm until 8 pm.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Debra’s favorite charity, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 S. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 would be greatly appreciated.

 

 

 

 

 

Cw4 William Alfred Carter, Jr.

Cw4 William Alfred Carter, Jr. U.S. Army Veteran. Retired Chief Warrant Officer with over 40 years of dedicated service to his country. 

Beloved husband of the late Arnetha Carter. 

Loving father of Vincil Carter, Kimberly (Kevin) Mills & Kevin (Sheila) Carter. 

Fond step-father of Denise Ware, Jack Ware & the late Edward Ware. 

Cherished grandfather of Blake, Krysten, Kevin Jr., Kristina, Arnetha, Jason, Jamal & Ebony. 

Dear great-grandfather of many. 

Kind brother of the late D’Arcy Carter. 

Proud uncle of Jacqueline (Heidi) Carter.

 Charter Life Member of the Military Officers Association of America. 

Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home on Saturday, February 10, 2018, where family will greet friends from 10 a.m. until the time of Funeral Service at 11 a.m.

 Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Wounded Warrior Project in William’s memory would be greatly appreciated.

 

Thomas A. Foley

Thomas A. Foley, 50 years, passed away peacefully surrounded by his devoted family.

Beloved son of Patricia nee Barron & Eamon Foley.

Loving brother of Denis Foley, John Foley, Edward Foley & the late Kevin Foley.

Cherished nephew, cousin & friend of many.

Funeral Saturday 8:45 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn to St. Gerald Church for Mass at 9:30 am.

Interment St. Mary Cemetery.

Visitation Friday from 3 pm until 8 pm.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the American Cancer Society, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 1210, Chicago, IL 60601 would be greatly appreciated.

 

David P. Wozniak

David P. Wozniak, U.S. Army Veteran.

Beloved husband of 57 years of Bernadette nee Hanik.

Loving father of  Annette Kuzma, Laura (Edgar) Tums, David (Elizabeth) Wozniak, Jr. &  Donna (Scott) Peppard.

Cherished grandfather of  Bryan & Lindsey Kuzma, Ava & Emma Tums, Brett, Alexis, Amanda & Mason Wozniak & Claudia, Clayton & Skylar Peppard.

Dear brother of Judy Bernaciak.

Proud uncle of many nieces & nephews.

Funeral Friday 8:45 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn to St. Gerald Church for Mass at 9:30 am.

Interment Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery.

Visitation Thursday from 3 pm until 9 pm.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the National Parkinson’s Foundation, 1359 Broadway, Suite 1509, New York, NY 10018 would be greatly appreciated.

Gerald M. Cutler

Gerald M. Cutler, U.S. Army Veteran.

Beloved son of the late Stella nee Schimel & Michael Cutler.

Loving brother of Mary Ann (Dennis) Godlewski & the late Robert Cutler.

Cherished uncle of Denise (Harry) Dubiel & Dawn (Matt) Waksmundski.

Proud great uncle of Zachary & Victoria Dubiel &  Lauren Waksmundski.

Dear cousin & friend of many.

Family will greet friends & neighbors Friday February 2 from 10 am with a Memorial Service at 11:00 am.

Inurnment St. Casimir Cemetery.

 

June L. Mahoney

Mahoney, June L.
(nee Olson). Beloved wife of John Mahoney for 58
years. Loving mother of Pamela (Ken) Latka, Patrice
Mahoney, James "Stump" (Wes Walker) Mahoney
and Karen (Thomas) Zobak. Proud grandmother of
7. Dear sister of Darlene (Rev. David) Holmes and
the late Keith (the late Midge) Olson. Dearest aunt
to many nieces and nephews. Visitation Sunday
January 28th 3-8pm. Funeral Monday 10:00am from
Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home 5570 W. 95th
St Oak Lawn to St Linus Church (10300 S. Lawler
Oak Lawn) for Mass of the Resurrection at 11:00am.
interment private. In lieu of flowers donations to C
Diff Foundation (6931 Ian Ct#14 New Port Richey FL
34653 or cdifffoundation.org). For further information
visit www.thompsonkuensterfuneralhome.com
or (708) 425-0500.

Jerry R. McElwee

Jerry R. McElwee.  U.S. Army Veteran.

Beloved husband of Arlene nee Hoffmann.

Loving father of Scott (Robin) McElwee, Cory (Katheryn) McElwee & Shawn (Tina) McElwee.

Cherished grandfather of Joshua (Kate), Justin (Erica), Kayla (Larry), Meghan (Jake) Schultz, Sarah & Ryan.

Proud great grandfather of Morgan, Cassius & Easton.

Dear uncle, cousin & friend of many.

Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn where Services will take place Tuesday at 10:30 am.

Interment Evergreen Cemetery.

Visitation Monday from 4:00 pm until 9:00 pm.

Member of American Legion Post 18, Lockport.  Proud Union Member of Local 458M, GCC/IBT.

Retired from the Chicago Sun-Times after 25 years of loyal service.

 

 

Donald J. Jennings

Donald J. Jennings.

Beloved husband of the late Mary Catherine nee Downey.

Loving father of Patricia (Joseph) Comartin, Martin (Jennifer) Jennings, Donna (Thomas) Jennings-Howell, Sheila (Ronald) George & Catherine (James) Melia.

Cherished grandfather of  Brian & Kevin Comartin, Robert Jennings, Christopher, Katelyn & Thomas Howell, Leanna & Serena George, Megan, Brody, Logan & Makenna Melia & the late Andrew Jennings.

Treasured great grandfather of Ernest & Isla.

Fond brother in law of Kathleen & Edmund Downey & Sister Patricia Downey.

Proud uncle & great uncle of many nieces & nephews.

Dear cousin and friend of many.

Funeral Monday 9:00 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn to St. Patricia Church, Hickory Hills, for Mass at 10:00 am.

Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

Visitation Sunday from 3 pm until 8 pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Don & Mary Catherine Jennings to the Adrian Dominican Sisters Retirement Fund, 1257 East Siena Heights Drive, Adrian, MI 49221-1793, Phone: 517-266-3480 would be greatly appreciated.

George D. Danovich

George D. Danovich, 66 years, Suddenly.

Beloved husband of Eileen nee Morris.

Loving father of Matthew (Meg Psiharis) Danovich.

Dear brother in law of Kathleen (Dave) Frank, Mary (Dan) Devens, Pat (Mike) Derrig,  Rich (Diane) Morris & the late Chuck Morris.

Cherished uncle, great uncle, cousin & friend of many.

Memorial visitation Friday January 26, 2017 from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm with a Service at 7:00 pm.

Retired truck driver after many years of dedicated service.

George was a space buff and enjoyed all things alien. He loved to listen to music.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Misericordia, 6300 N. Ridge Ave., Chicago, IL 60660 would be greatly appreciated.

Marvin C. James

Marvin C. James, U.S. Army Veteran. 

Beloved husband of Joan nee Brondyk. 

Loving father of Michael (Sue) James, Robert (Deanna Ivkovic) James & Jeffrey (Angelique Cannataro) James. 

Cherished grandpa of Matthew (Jessica), Jonathan & Alex James. 

Proud great-grandpa of Tyler, Lincoln, McKinley & Jackson. 

Lying in state Thursday at Trinity Lutheran Church, 9701 Brandt Ave in Oak Lawn from 10:00 am with Services at 11:00 am. 

Interment private. 

Visitation Wednesday from 3 pm until 9 pm at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St. in Oak Lawn. 

Member of Medinah Shriners in Addison, Oak Lawn Mason’s Lodge 1116 and the Elk’s Lodge #2254 in Oak Lawn.

Billie R. Strache

Billie R. Strache nee DuVall.

Beloved wife of Edmund F. Strache Sr.

Loving mother of  Edmund F. (Laura) Strache Jr. and Dawn M. Forst.

Cherished grandmother of  Jenny, Eddie, Liz and Nick Strache, Kristyn McCormick and Matthew Forst.

Proud great grandmother of Christopher, Leah, Jordan, Cameron and Kaleb.

Dear aunt and friend of many.

Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn where Services will take place Friday January 26 at 11:00 am.

Interment Evergreen Cemetery.

Visitation Thursday January 25 from 3 pm until 9 pm.

 

James P. Regan

James P. Regan. 

Loving son of the late Jim and Lillian nee Hedberg. 

Dear brother of Larry Regan. 

Proud uncle of David and Robert Regan. 

Cousin and friend of many. 

Retired from the United States Postal Service with many years of dedicated service. 

Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn where Services will take place Monday at 10:30 am. 

Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. 

Visitation Sunday from 3:00 pm until 8:00 pm.

Anthony R. Cusimano

Anthony R. Cusimano, U.S. Army Veteran. 

Beloved husband of Marion nee Casey. 

Loving father of Melodye (Robert “Bo”) Queen, Toni Cusimano & Tammy (Michael) Altobello. 

Cherished grandfather of Kelli, Amy, Kris, Eric, Brianne, Richelle & Erin. 

Proud great grandfather of 11. 

Dear brother of Frances (Joseph) Graf, Jean (the late Henry) Masquelier, Betty Rosignal,          Stephen “Michael” Cusimano & the late Thomas Cusimano & Stephen Richard Cusimano. 

Fond uncle of many nieces & nephews. 

Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn where Services will take place Friday at 9:00 am. 

Interment Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery. 

Visitation Thursday from 3 pm until 9 pm. 

Lifetime member of V.F.W. Post 2791 in Tinley Park.