Jean M. Sourile nee Marek, age 91, of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on February 10th, 2019

Sourile, JeanJean M. Sourile nee Marek, age 91, of Lombard, passed away February 9, 2018

Visitation will be held Tuesday, February 12th from 2 – 8 PM with a 3 pm Funeral Service at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St, Lombard. Interment will be held on Wednesday, February 13th from Brust Funeral Home at 10:30 AM to Glen  Oak Cemetery in Hillside.

Jean was born in Chicago, was a former resident of Melrose Park and a longtime resident of Bellwood.

Jean was a switchboard operator during World War II. She was involved in the Ladies Guild from St. Simeon Church Thespian group where they put on an annual show. Jean was a room mom for all of her kids and a great Girl Scout helper. She was a camper extraordinaire. Jean was a great artist and painter in ceramics. She was also an election judge. Mom loved to travel with her husband. She liked to go gambling. Jean loved all of her dogs over the years and missed having a dog in later life.

Loving wife of 60 years to the late George “Duke” Sourile. Cherished Mom of 5 children, Cheryl Walsh(the late Mark), Karen Kuenzi (Gary), Kathleen Summers       ( Kevin), George Sourile ( Rose) and Michael Sourile(Peggy). Loving grandmother to Christy McKinney ( Richard), Rachel Laclair ( Aaron Heyn), Sean Laclair (devoted caregiver to Jean for several years), Brendan Summers,Bradley Summers( Megan), Rebecca Humbach ( Jason), Erin Greiner (Joseph),Gina Sourile ( Steve), Allison Baran ( Emmanuel), Nicholas Sourile ( Abby), James Sourile (Ariana), and Brett Summers. Great grandmother to 23 dearly loved great grandchildren Cody, Austin,Cameron, Richard, Riley, Reese, Taylor, Sage, Casper,Bodhi, Maya, Isaac, Lilah, Lorenzo, Matteo, Joe, Jaden, Seth, Levi, Luke, Crystal, Zachary, and Chloe Great- great grandmother to Chase, Max, Payton, Idaline, Penelope, Christopher, and Isaiah

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  1. Mike Karcz says:

    I am sorry to know of the passing of your mother and grandmother. Although I didn’t know her, I did know and work with your father and grandfather at Parker Products, & Luse Stevenson. My thoughts and prayers will be for your parents, and your family.

    – Mike Karcz

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