Diane H. Akers

Diane H. Akers nee Laird.

Beloved wife of the late Ronald Akers.

Loving mother of Ronald (Nicole) Akers  & Brien (Julie) Akers.

Cherished grandmother of Brien, Ryan, Miranda, Brien Jr., Justin, Colin, Brandon, Isabel & Logan.

Proud great grandmother of Luke.

Dear sister of Edward (Stephanie Snowden) Laird, Michael (Terri) Laird & Joan Aderman.

Sister in law of James Akramovich.

Fond aunt of many nieces & nephews.

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

Interment private.

Visitation Tuesday from 2 pm until 9 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Janet F. Purpura

Janet Purpura nee Orzech.

Beloved wife of the late Matthew J. Purpura.

Loving mother of  Thomas (Gail) Purpura & the late Linda S. Joyce.

Cherished grandmother of Jennifer Smith, David Joyce, Matthew Joyce, Emilie, Andrew, James & Sarah Purpura.

Proud great grandmother of 6.

Preceded in death by 2 brothers & 4 sisters.

Fond aunt & great aunt of many nieces & nephews.

Funeral Wednesday 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 St. Mary Cemetery.

Visitation Tuesday from 3 pm until 9 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Lois L. Mc Nerney

Lois L. McNerney, nee Lipschultz, of Stoughton, WI, formerly of Oak Lawn, IL passed on May 19, 2017. Born December 14, 1924, she taught piano to hundreds of students. Her family was proud of her earning a BA in Spanish from St. Xavier.

Beloved wife of Frank P. McNerney. Loving mother of Patricia (James) Bloom, Christine (David) Minter, Mary (Joseph) Janiczek, Frank (Christine) McNerney. Eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren called her “Nanoo."

The funeral mass will be 11 am, May 25, at St. Gerald in Oak Lawn. Interment will follow at St.Mary’s Cemetery.

Visitation will be Wednesday, May 24, 3-8 pm, Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th, Oak Lawn.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Lois' name to St. Ann Catholic Church, Stoughton, WI.

John J. Brehm Sr.

John J. Brehm Sr.,   U.S. Army Veteran.

Beloved husband of Sandra nee Budzik.

Loving father of John Jr. (Christine Caruso) Brehm,  Darryl (Wendy) Brehm  & Donna (Michael) Szymanski.

Cherished grandfather of  Nathan & Kelly.

Dear brother of Rosemary (the late Edward) Thorp & the late  Ella Rose & Margaret Brehm.

Fond brother in law of Shirley (Richard) Pawela.

Proud uncle of many nieces & nephews.

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

Interment Resurrection Cemetery.

 Visitation Friday from 3 pm until 9 pm.

Original Parishioner of St. Terrence Parish & Longtime Member & Officer of St. Terrence Men's Club.

 

Suzanne H. Gonzales

Suzanne H. Gonzales nee Stec. Beloved wife of Alfred Gonzales. Loving mother of Andrew Gonzales & U.S. Army Sergeant Anthony (Grey) Gonzales. Cherished nana of Anthony & Azrael. Treasured sister of Stan (Bernadette) Stec, Therese (Steve) Dutkovich & Christina (Bob) Weiler. Proud aunt of Natalie Stec & Greg (Barb) Stec. Leaves behind treasured pets Layla, Brooke, Angel & Phoebe. Dedicated nurse and C.N.A. Instructor. Fond 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 Private. 

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

In lieu of flowers, donations to Trio Animal Foundation, 516 N. Ogden Avenue, Suite 199, Chicago, IL 60642, or Wounded Warrior Project – Chicago, 230 W. Monroe St., Suite 200, Chicago, IL 60606, would greatly be appreciated. 

Michele M. Alexander

Michele M. Alexander nee Onjack.

Cherished daughter of Rose Mary nee Surma & Lawrence Onjack.

Loving sister of Christopher (Laura) Onjack.

Proud aunt & godmother of Peter Onjack.

Treasured friend of many.

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

Interment private.

Visitation Wednesday from 3 pm until 9 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

John David Probst

John David Probst, 35 years, Suddenly, Troy Fire Protection District.

Devoted father of Nicholas Probst.

Beloved son of Barbara nee Zickus & Ronald Probst.

Cherished partner of Kelly Whiteley.

Loving brother of Melanie (Leonard ) Koprowski, Melissa Probst, Patrick (Brittany) Probst, Adam (Kristina) Probst & Joseph Probst.

Proud uncle of Emily, Sophia, Benjamin, Tyler, Joshua, Leo, Dominic, Austin & the late Peyton Joan.

Treasured grandson of Ramona & the late Vaslo Zickus & Marlene Zelensky & the late Ralph Probst.

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

Interment St. Mary Cemetery.

Visitation Monday from 2 pm until 9 pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Nicholas Probst Education Fund, U.S. Bank, 9401 S. Cicero Avenue, would be greatly appreciated.

Lifelong Cubs & University of Michigan Fan, Go Blue!

 

Sister Corinne Bauer, R.S.M. ( S. M. Daria)

Sister Corinne Bauer, R.S.M.  ( S. M. Daria)

Beloved Sister of Mercy for 79 + years.

Devoted daughter of the late Margaret nee Grimm & Michael R. Bauer.

Cherished sister of the late Elmer J. & Elisa Bauer, Dorothy & William Barth & Robert M. (Betty Mae) Bauer.

Proud aunt & great aunt of many nieces & nephews.

Visitation Tuesday at Mercy Circle, 3659 W. 99th St., in Chicago from 3 pm until 7 pm with a Wake Service at 3:30 pm.

Mass of Christian Burial Wednesday 10:30 am at Mercy Chapel, 3659 W. 99th St., in Chicago.

Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Sisters of Mercy would be greatly appreciated.

 

 

 

Thomas J. Nee

Thomas J. Nee

Beloved husband of Margaret nee Kampner.

Loving father of Matthew (Anna) Nee,  Emily (Kevin Starr) Nee,  Andrew (fiancé Shirley) Nee, Adrienne (Christopher) Doherty & David Joseph Nee.

Cherished grandfather of Germaine, Adrianna, Linus, Dietrich, Ingrid,  Esther, Teresa, Cyril, Hunter, Edith & Eden.

Dear brother of Mary Lynn (Thomas) Kich.

Fond uncle of many nieces & nephews.

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

Interment St. Mary Cemetery.

Visitation Sunday from 3 pm until 8 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Maria H. Goitia

Maria H. Goitia

Beloved daughter of the late Jose M. & Bienvenida Goitia.

Cherished sister of Jose Goytia, Victor M. Goitia,  Jesus Goytia,  Gladys (Alfonso) Perez,  Robert (Wendy) Goitia & Juan Goitia.

Loving aunt of many nieces & nephews.

Resting at Thompson & Kuenster, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn where Services will take place Monday at 10:00 am.

Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

Visitation Sunday from 3 pm until 8 pm.

Stephanie A. Dempster

Stephanie Ann Dempster nee Dzenzelak. Beloved wife of the late Robert J. Dempster, Sr. Loving mother of William (Holly) Dempster, Robert Jr. (Maureen) Dempster & the late Barbara Ann Dempster. Cherished grandmother of Shari (Robert) Frazier, Jason (Kate) Dempster, Robert III (Jacqueline) Dempster, Scott (Fiancée Meghan Glynn) Dempster & Michelle Dempster. Proud great-grandmother of Emmett, Harper, Holden & Coraline. Fond aunt of many nieces & nephews.

Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn where Services will take place Wednesday at 12:00 noon.

Interment Private.

Visitation Wednesday 10:00-12:00 pm, Service to follow.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Blue Cap, 2155 Broadway, Blue Island, IL 60506, 708-389-6578, www.blue-cap.org, would be appreciated.

Shirley A. Tomeczko

Shirley A. Tomeczko nee Kloc.

Beloved wife of the late Stanley W. Tomeczko.

Loving mother of Scott (Cynthia Britton) Tomeczko.

Cherished grandmother of Angelina.

Dear sister of Dorothy (the late Joe) Brodlo & the late Pat & Richard Lee.

Fond aunt of many nieces & nephews.

Funeral Tuesday 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 Monday from 3:00 pm until 9:00 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Mary Helen Nyberg

Mary Helen Nyberg nee Sargent.

Beloved wife of the late Kenneth Nyberg.

Loving mother of Sandy (Michael) Faubel, Debbie (Tony) Rynearson, Cheryl (Joe) O’Brien  & Cindy (Kevin) Petrie.

Cherished grandmother of 12 and great grandmother of 14.

Dear sister of Glen, Eunice & Thomas Carter Sargent.

Fond aunt & great aunt of many nieces & nephews.

Lying in State Monday from 9:30 am until time of Services at 11:00 am at Trinity Lutheran Church, 9701 S. Brandt Ave. in Oak Lawn.

Interment Fairmount Willow Hills Memorial Park.

Visitation Sunday from 3 pm until 7 pm at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., in Oak Lawn.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Trinity Lutheran Church would be greatly appreciated.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Anne M. Spieles

Anne M. Spieles nee Wesselhoff.

Beloved wife of the late Edward J. Spieles.

Loving mother of James (Eva) Barnett,  Barry (Diane) Barnett,  Michael Spieles & Paul (Luz) Spieles.

Cherished grandmother of Darren, Sara & Kevin Barnett,  Steven, Kimberly & Nicholas Barnett,  Karla Stephens & Evan Hofsteadter & Abel & Jorge Moreno.

Proud great grandmother of Ethan, Meagan, Amanda, Ellysandra, Rory, Cora,  Ava, Addison, Samantha, Aurelia  & the late Jorge Jr..

Dear sister of the late Leo & Dorothy Wesselhoff,  Frank & Madeline Wesselhoff, Clarence & Alta Wesselhoff & Carl & Rita Wesselhoff.

Fond aunt & great aunt of many nieces & nephews.

Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn where Services will take place Friday at 10:00 am.

Interment Chapel Hill Gardens South Cemetery.

Visitation Thursday from 3 pm until 9 pm.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Down In The Southland, P.O. Box 831, Tinley Park, IL 60477 or Autism Speaks, 2700 S. River Rd., Des Plaines, IL 60018 would be greatly appreciated.

 

 

Susan R. Tripamer

Susan R. Tripamer nee Falada.

Beloved wife of Robert A. Tripamer.

Loving mother of Susan Tripamer.

Cherished grandmother of Jamie.

Devoted daughter of James & the late Barbara Falada.

Dear sister of Dawn (William) Tripamer  &  James Falada.

Fond aunt of many nieces & nephews.

Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn where Services will take place Thursday at 8:15 pm.

Interment private.

Visitation Thursday from 3 pm until 9 pm.