Darlene Joy Kolbasuk

Darlene Joy Kolbasuk nee Van Vuren formerly of Hometown.

Beloved wife of the late Nicholas Kolbasuk.

Loving mother of Gary (Judy) Kolbasuk, Joyce Tyler & Alan (Sharon) Kolbasuk.

Cherished grandmother of  Michael (Lisa),  David (Michelle),  Shalan, Christina (Christopher), Alisha (Jake) &  Cheryl (Dan).

Proud great-grandmother of  Nicholas, Jameson,  Lilly,  Olivia,  Vivian &   Evelyn.

Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn, where Services will be held  Wednesday at 10 am.

Interment Resurrection Cemetery.

Visitation Tuesday from 3 pm until 7 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Peter D. Sciaky

Peter D. Sciaky

Beloved husband of the late Corinne nee Kadziulis.

Cherished father of Ted (Denise) Sciaky & Marc (Noreen) Sciaky.

Devoted grandfather of  Andrew, Sarah, Eric, Jessica, Matthew, Joyce, Paul & Genna.

Dear brother of  Albert (Fritzi) Sciaky & Jack (Barbara) Sciaky.

Fond uncle of many nieces & nephews.

A man of many talents: Commercial Pilot License, Sailing Instructor, Research & Development Engineer of Sciaky Brothers and enjoyed playing piano.

Funeral Thursday at 10:15 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn to St. Germaine Church, Oak Lawn, for Mass at 11:00 am.

Interment St. Casimir Cemetery.

Visitation Wednesday from 3 pm until 9 pm.

 

 

 

 

Sophie Caprata

Sophie Caprata nee Bergles.

Beloved wife of Edward Caprata.

Loving mother of David Caprata & Brenda (Steven) Ganzel.

Cherished grandmother of Sam Ganzel.

Dearest sister of William, Rose & the late Ann, Mary, Tony, Louis & Frank.

Fond aunt of many nieces & nephews.

Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn where Services will take place Friday at 12:30 pm.

Entombment Resurrection Cemetery.

Visitation Friday from 10:30 am until the time of Services at 12:30 pm.

 

 

 

 

Donald T. Christopher

Donald T. Christopher, 70 years, Vietnam Army Veteran.

Beloved husband of Maureen nee Richards.

Loving father of Erin (James) Hardiman.

Proud papa of Brynna.

Devoted son of Rose nee Parrillo & the late Richard Christopher.

Dear brother of Edward (Mary Kay) Christopher.

Fond brother in law of James (Karen) Richards, Kathleen (Ronald) Breier, Margaret Richards, Renee (James) Breese,  Carol (Michael) Presbitero & the late Michael (Sandra) Richards.

Cherished uncle of many nieces & nephews.

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

Interment Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery.

Visitation Sunday from 3 pm until 8 pm.

Lifetime member of Johnson-Phelps VFW Post 5220 and Disabled American Veterans A.G. Tricentennial Chapter 84.

 

 

 

Monica M. Piniuta

Monica M. Piniuta nee Costabile.

Beloved wife of Stephen Piniuta.

Cherished mother of Natalie (Jacob) Saben, Stephanie Piniuta, Julie Piniuta & Madeline Piniuta.

Loving sister of Paula (Abbas) Reza.

Devoted aunt of Jordan (Emily) Costabile.

Funeral Wednesday June 21, 9:00 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn to Sacred Heart Church, Palos Hills, for Mass at 10:00 am.

Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

 Visitation Tuesday from 2 pm until 9 pm.

 

 

 

 

Shirleyann Vander Meulen

Shirleyann Vander Meulen nee Horn.

Beloved wife of Donald Vander Meulen.

Loving mother of Jonathan (Laura) Vander Meulen & Christine (Mark) Radloff.

Cherished grandmother of Chloe, Nathan, Billy & Abby.

Dearest sister of Bud Horn, Frank Horn, Rodger Pragit, Estelle Koscak & Betty Lou Noffsinger.

Fond aunt of many nieces & nephews.

Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn where visitation will take place Friday from 3 pm until 9 pm.

Interment private.

Kathleen E. "Kay" Knudsen

Kathleen “Kay” Knudsen nee Kennedy.

Loving mother of Joseph (Sharon) Knudsen, Daniel (Wanda) Knudsen, Kathleen (Daniel) Martin & the late David Knudsen.

 Cherished grandmother of Sara, Bradley, Matthew, Jeffrey, Kristen, Rebecca, Jonathan, Lindsey, Bethany, Luke, Joshua, Hannah, Rachel, Nathan, Andrew & Elizabeth.

Proud great grandmother of 7.

Devoted daughter of the late Wilma nee McCullough & William Kennedy.

Dear sister of the late James Kennedy, William Kennedy Jr., & Patricia Kennedy.

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

Interment St. Mary Cemetery.

Visitation Thursday from 3 pm until 9 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

William C. Zima Sr.

William C. Zima Sr.

Beloved husband of Kathleen F. nee Kennedy.

Loving father of William C. Jr. (Melinda) Zima, Mary Kay (John) Furiasse, Bryan (Jane) Zima,   Michelle Zima & Steven (Susan Coleman) Zima.

Cherished grandfather of Nick, Christene, Will, Amanda, Steven, David, Breanna, Valerie, Lauren, Austin, Sarah, Taylor, Payton, Morgan, Daniel, Michael & James.

Treasured great-grandfather of Luciana, Casey Jane (CJ), Maddox, Will, Daisy & Dillon.

Dear brother of Margaret Ritchey & the late Paul (Josephine) Zima.

Fond uncle of many nieces & nephews & beloved friend of many.

Memorial Mass  Monday, June 26, at 11:00 am at St. Gerald Church, 9310 S. 55th Court, Oak Lawn, IL 60453.

Interment Private.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to American Brain Tumor Association, 8550 W. Bryn Mawr, Chicago, IL 60631, (773) 577-8750 or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memorial and Honor Gifts, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142, (800) 822-6344.

 

Rosemary A. Allert

Rosemary A. Allert nee Wujek.

Beloved wife of the late Harold Allert.

Loving mother of Harold “Hal” (Susan) Allert, Nancy (Tom) Price, Patricia (Jay) Cartwright & the late  Tom Allert.

Cherished grandmother of 8, great grandmother of 10 & great-great grandmother of 2.

Dear sister of Edward (the late Amelia) Wujek & the lateFrancis (Mary Catherine) Wujek, Steven (Ann Marie) Wujek &  Louise & Michael Witte.

Proud aunt & great aunt 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 Resurrection Cemetery.

Visitation Thursday from 6 pm until 8 pm.

Member of Oak Lawn Senior Center.

 In lieu of flowers, memorials to Open Arms Hospice, 1836 W. Georgia Road, Simpsonville, SC 29680 would be greatly appreciated.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carol J. Ghilardi

Carol J. Ghilardi nee Milchrist.

Beloved wife of the late James Ghilardi.

Loving mother of David (Diane) Ghilarducci.

Cherished grandmother of Alexander (Jaclyn) Ghilarducci &  Christopher (Melanie) Quick.

Proud great grandmother of Nathan & Ariel.

Dear sister of Pamela Milchrist.

Special aunt & cousin of many.

Funeral Thursday 8:45 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn to St. Albert the Great Church, Burbank, for Mass at 9:30 am.

Interment Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery.

Visitation Wednesday from 3 pm until 9 pm.

 

 

 

 

Joan A. Dobrowits

Joan A. Dobrowits nee Herscher.

Beloved wife of the late Tony Dobrowits.

Loving mother of Debra Heitz, Nancy (the late Ronald) Jeffery &  Mark (the late Nancy) Dobrowits.

Cherished grandmother of Julie (Nicholas) Leveille & Paige Jeffrey.

Dear sister of the late Mary, Bill, Ed & Helen.

Fond aunt of many nieces & nephews.

Funeral Friday June 16, 9:00 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn to Our Lady of Loretto Church, Hometown, for Mass at 10:00 am.

 Interment St. Mary Cemetery.

 Visitation Thursday June 15 from 2:00 pm until 9:00 pm.

 City Clerk of Hometown for 20 years. Public Servant in Hometown for over 50 years.Member of Our Lady of Loretto Mother’s Club & Women’s Guild for over 40 years. Proud member of the Red Hat Society.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mary F. Caddigan

Mary F. Caddigan (nee O’Brien); Beloved wife of the late Donald W. Caddigan; Loving mother of Dan (Christine), Mary Pat (Brian) Coughlin, Nancy Cassidy, Michael (Eileen), Kathleen (Thomas) Moran and Don; Proud grandmother of Sara, Jessica and Dan Caddigan; Brian Jr., Patrick and Colleen Coughlin; Mary, Scott (Jamie), Eileen Cassidy and Terri (Mike) Palermo; Mike Jr., (Megan) and Sean Caddigan; Kelly, Katie and Erin Moran; Kathryn (Eric) Schmidt, Kyle and Kyrstin Caddigan and great-grandmother of Samantha, Ben, Brynn, Ryan, Pat, Callie, Tyler, Nolan and April; Cherished sister of Patricia (the late Robert) Clarke and Eileen (Dan) Maher; Sister-in-law of Loretta Caddigan; Fond aunt and friend to many; Funeral Monday 10:00 a.m. from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn to St. Christina Church, 111th St. and Christiana Ave., Chicago for Mass at 11:00 a.m.; Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery; Visitation Sunday, June 11, 2017, 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.; 708-425-0500

Cheryl Ann Adamczyk

Beloved wife of Robert Adamczyk.

Loving mother of Becky (Stewart) Vinson & Barry Adamczyk.

Cherished grandmother of Michal & Taylor.

Devoted twin sister of the late Howard Fox III.

Fond aunt of many nieces & nephews.

Will be missed by her loyal four legged companion Ginger.

Dedicated Crossing Guard in Oak Lawn for 20 years.

Visitation Sunday June 11 from 3 pm until 8 pm.

Funeral Monday 8:45 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home to St. Gerald Church for Mass at 9:30 am.

Interment Resurrection Cemetery.

Mary K. Sullivan Charnota

Mary K. Sullivan Charnota, 67 years, Suddenly.

Beloved mother of  Michelle (Oscar) Soto, Judy (Christopher) Vittori,  Michael Charnota & Matthew Charnota.

Cherished grandmother of Gabi, Christopher, Maleah, Olivia & Vinny.

Devoted daughter of Virginia nee Tomasewski & the late Thomas D. Sullivan II.

Dearest sister of  Kathleen Sullivan (Rick) Johnson, Tom (Salamah) Sullivan III, Tim (Judy) Sullivan, Terry (Anne) Sullivan  & Pat Sullivan.

Proud aunt of many nieces & nephews.

Treasured cousin & friend of many.

Funeral Wednesday 10:15 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn to St. Gerald Church for Mass at 11:00 am.

Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

Visitation Tuesday from 3 pm until 9 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Jim M. Flavin

Jim M. Flavin, age 70; beloved husband of Suzanne Flavin, nee Kochalka; loving father of Mary Lou (Jonathan) Edborg, Carolyn Reid, Brian (Suzy Evans) Flavin, John (Sara) Bledsoe; proud grandfather of Kelly Flavin, Eric Edborg, Ryan Reid, Cody and Lucas Flavin, John and Jack Bledsoe; loving brother of the late William (the late Patricia) Flavin, Mary Ann (the late David) Dryer, and many nephews and nieces. Jim retired from 30 years of service from the Chicago Police Department, Co-Owner of Hang Loose Car Wash, Evergreen Park Faithful Bingo Worker at Queen of Martyrs. Visitation Sunday 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Funeral Monday 9:15 AM from Thompson-Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 95th St. Oak Lawn to Queen of Martyrs Church, 10233 S. Central Park, Evergreen Park. IL. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Queen of Martyrs School,

 

 

 

 

 

 

Frederic J. Lind

 Frederick J. Lind

Beloved husband of the late Deanna nee White.

Loving father of Donald (Mary) Lind & Gerald (Gabrielle) Lind.

Cherished grandfather of Taylor, Haley, Brittany, Alex,  Jessica, Caleb, Abigale & Zachary.

Proud great grandfather of Parker.

Dear brother of Albert (Mary) Lind.

Fond uncle of many nieces & nephews.

Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn where Services will take place Wednesday at 8:00 pm.

 Interment private.

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