December, 2010

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PAM L. NAPPI, age 51, of Glen Ellyn,

Thursday, December 30th, 2010

PAM L. NAPPI, age 51, of Glen Ellyn, died December 29 at her home.

Visitation will be held Monday, January 3, from 2 to 9 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.

Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, January 4, with prayers at 9:30 AM from Brust Funeral Home, to Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Lombard, for 10:00 AM Mass.

Interment will be at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside, Illinois.

Ms. Nappi is survived by two brothers, Tom (Gayla) of Lansing, Illinois, and Paul (Madhu) of Lisle; three nieces, Melissa (Brian Rottman) Nappi of Grand Rapids, Michigan, and Andrea of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, and Valerie of Lansing, Illinois; and her Uncle, Bob Schmidt of California.

Ms. Nappi is preceded in death by her parents, Andrew P., Sr. and Laverne, nee Schmidt, and brother Andrew P.

Ms. Nappi was a resident of Glen Ellyn 15 years and was formerly of Lombard where she grew-up.  She attended Sacred Heart Grade School, was a 1977 graduate of Glenbard East High School and a 1998 graduate of National Lewis University.  Ms. Nappi was a member of Sacred Heart Church.  She loved animals, especially dogs.

In Lieu of flowers, Masses or memorials to Lung Cancer Research appreciated.

Arrangements made by Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.

Chicago Tribune article on Webcasting

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010

Chicago Tribune information on Brust Funeral Home’s Webcasting

VICTOR A. ROBLES, age 20, of Villa Park

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010

VICTOR A. ROBLES, age 20, of Villa Park, died suddenly in Arkansas.

Visitation will be held Thursday, December 30 from 2 to 9 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.

Funeral Service will be Friday, December 31 at 10:30 AM at Brust Funeral Home.

Interment will be at Elm Lawn Cemetery.

Victor is survived by his father, Aurelio M.; two brothers, Ben Javra of Villa Park, and Aurelio, III (Rosa) Robles of Countryside; his sister, Selena (Ralph) Mendoza of Berwyn; six nieces and nephews, Branden, Sonia, Adrian, Meriano, Juliza, and Jolina; six aunts and uncles; and many other relatives.

Victor is preceded in death by his mother, Louise Javra, nee Totz.

Victor was a resident of Villa Park and was a 2008 graduate of Willowbrook High School.  He was a full-time student at College of DuPage where he was studying Pre-Pharmacy.  He had earned his Associates degree with High Honors and was a member of Phi Theta Kappa and was working on his 2nd Associate Degree in Pre-Pharmacy.  When Victor was not studying he enjoyed watching movies, listening to music, working out, and playing video games.

Donations to the family c/o Aurelio Robles at West Suburban Bank in Lombard.

Arrangements made by Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.

LOUISE JAVRA, nee Totz, age 56, of Mountain Home, Arkansas

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010

LOUISE JAVRA, nee Totz, age 56, of Mountain Home, Arkansas, died  suddenly December 24th, in Arkansas.

Memorial Service will be held Friday, December 31st, at 10:30 AM with her son’s funeral at Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.

Cremation was held in Arkansas.

Ms. Javra is survived by her son, Ben Javra of Villa Park; six brothers and sisters, Sheryl (Timothy) Doyle, Harold Totz, Hal Totz, Janice Totz, Lois Anderson, and David Davis.

Ms. Javra is preceded in death by her son, Victor A. Robles.

Ms. Javra grew-up in St. Cloud, Minnesota.  She was a resident of Arkansas since 2006 and was formerly of Lombard 10 years and Brandywine in Villa Park for 6 years.  She had worked as a Business Manager for the Diocese of Joliet, Church of St. Anthony.  Ms. Javra was a classical music enthusiast and wine connoisseur, talented cook, and baker.

Donations to the family for Ben Javra in c/o Aurelio Robles, West Suburban Bank in Lombard would be appreciated.

Arrangements made by Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.

GEORGE KELDERHOUSE, age 80, of Lombard

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010

GEORGE KELDERHOUSE, age 80, of Lombard, died suddenly December 25 in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, December 29 from 4 to 9 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.

Funeral Service will be held Thursday, December 30 with Mr. Kelderhouse Lying-In-State from 10 AM until the Time of Service at 11 AM at Lombard Bible Church, Lombard.

Interment will be at Forest Hill Cemetery, Glen Ellyn, Illinois.

Mr. Kelderhouse is survived by his wife, Barbara, nee Lewis; three children, Susan Sittig of Marseilles, Illinois, Judith (Glenn) Syrstad of Newport Richie, Florida, and Jim (Lisa) of Warrenville; six Grandchildren, Joylyn (Brandon) Ortiz of Ottawa, Steven Sittig of Batavia, Jessica Syrstad of Florida, Katie Sittig of Marseilles, Illinois, Makayla Syrstad, and Sophia Grace Kelderhouse of Warrenville; one great-granddaughter, Zadie Ortiz; and many other relatives.

Mr. Kelderhouse is preceded in death by 6 brothers and a sister.

Mr. Kelderhouse was a resident of Lombard since 1955.  He was a Veteran having served in the U.S. Army as a Tank Crewman during the Korean War.  Mr. Kelderhouse had been married since 1951.  He had retired from Prudential Insurance and Jewel Foods.  Mr. Kelderhouse was very active in the Lombard Bible Church in Lombard.  He was a member of the POC Retirement Club.  Mr. Kelderhouse was an avid bowler and golfer.  He was an avid Cubs and Bears fan.

Memorials to the Lombard Bible Church Missionary Fund, 111 South Park, Lombard, Illinois 60148 would be appreciated.

Arrangements made by Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.  888-629-0094 or www.brustfuneralhome.com.

Sacred Heart Church Christmas Eve 10:00 P.M. Mass Solemnity of the Nativity of the Lord

Monday, December 27th, 2010

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Erland Lilly Memorial Gathering

Monday, December 27th, 2010

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Sacred Heart Church Christmas Eve Childrens Mass

Friday, December 24th, 2010

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Dorothy Marie Runge, nee Koop, of Lombard,

Thursday, December 23rd, 2010

Dorothy Marie Runge, nee Koop, of Lombard, died Tuesday, December 21, at home.  Visitation will be held Thursday, Dec. 23 from 3 to 9PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St. Lombard.

Funeral services will be Friday, December 24, with 9 AM prayers at Brust Funeral Home to Christ the King Church for 9:30AM Mass.

Interment will be at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside.

Mrs. Runge is survived by: nine children, Mary Susan (Christopher) Runge-Smith, Cathleen (Steven) Ceislak , Jude, Jean (Vincent)Versaci, Frederick (Karen), Philip (Virginia) of CA, Margaret (Anthony) Fasano, Michael (Libby) and William; 21 grandchildren, John (Carrie) Wood, Karianne (Ronald) Schroeder, Steven Ceislak, Andrew Marchese Jr., Anthony Marchese, Robert Marchese, Monica Marchese, Vincent Versaci Jr., Mary Beth Versaci, Joseph Versaci, Theresa Versaci, Patricia Versaci, Elizabeth Runge, Philip Runge, Jr., Juliana Runge, Patrick Dirvin Jr., Timothy Dirvin, Daniel Dirvin, Taylor Runge, Connor Runge, and Alexander Runge; 4 great-grandchildren, Shari Lynn, Charles, Nicholas, and Abigail Schroeder; a sister, Jean (Al) Nickele; a brother, Richard Koop; and a two sisters-in-law, Joanne Koop and  Colette Jungles of TX.

Mrs. Runge is preceded in death by her husband, Fred, a grandchild, Shari Lynn Wood, a brother, Philip Koop, a sister-in-law, Dorothy Koop and a brother-in-law, Edward Jungles.

Mrs. Runge was married in 1947 to Fred and raised nine children. She was a homemaker. She attended Providence High School.

In lieu of flowers, Masses preferred.

Arrangements were made by Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St.,  Lombard. For information, call 630-629-0094 or visit the Web site at www.brustfuneral home.com.

Judith Dianne McHale, age 67, of Lombard

Friday, December 17th, 2010

Judith Dianne McHale, age 67, of Lombard, died December 16 at Loyola Hospital, Chicago, Illinois.

Visitation will be held Sunday, December 19, from 2 to 7 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.

Funeral Service will be held Monday, December 20 with prayers at 9:30 AM from Brust Funeral Home to Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Lombard, for 10:00 AM Mass.

Interment Private.

Mrs. McHale is survived by her husband, Thomas, three children, Cynthia Bartucci of Rolling Meadows, Candace (Bradley) Hausman of Bartlett, and James of Carol Stream; three Grandchildren, Brianna, Joseph, and Carter, her brother Ralph (Darlene) MacFaun, and two sisters, Joyce Matuszak, and Marcia (Dennis) Hostetler.

Mrs. McHale is preceded in death by her brother, Herbert MacFaun; and her brother-in-law, Peter Matuszak.

Mrs. McHale was a dedicated wife, loving mother, and sister.  She truly cherished her family.  Mrs. McHale found great joy in watching and nurturing the birds and animals that visited her backyard daily.  She enjoyed passing time by playing video poker at the casinos, reading books, computer games, puzzles, and loved to take vacation and road trips.  Mrs. McHale was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church and attended Mass every Sunday.  She will be terribly missed and never forgotten.

Arrangements made by Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.