Frederick W. Kirsch, age 86, of Lombard, formerly of Bellwood

Written by Brust Funeral Home on July 2nd, 2019

Kirsch 1 Kirsch 2Frederick W. Kirsch, age 86, of Lombard, formerly of Bellwood, died July 2 at Good Samaritan Hospital.

Frederick was the loving husband of 61 years of Anne nee DiNatale; loving father of Karen (Mark) Dourlain of Addison, Fred (Lynn) Kirsch of Wheaton and William (Shelby) Kirsch of Batavia; fond grandfather of Deanna (Dan) Baxa of Bloomingdale, Marisa Dourlain of Schaumburg, Louis (Jody) Dourlain of Oak Park, Jenny Kirsch of Oak Park, Joe Kirsch of Wheaton, Alexandra Dourlain of Addison, Casey Kirsch of Batavia and Tori Kirsch of Batavia; great-grandfather of Noah, Brie and Oliver; fond brother of Betty Pappadimas of Chicago; and many other relatives.

Frederick was preceded in death by his sister, Kate.

A Visitation will be held Friday, July 5, from 3-8 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard.  Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 6, with 9:30 AM Prayers at the funeral home to 10:00 AM Mass at Christ the King Church, 1501 S. Main St., Lombard.  Entombment will follow at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside.

Frederick was a graduate of DePaul University where he received a degree in History.  He also received his Masters Degree there.  He was a retired Guidance Counselor at Downers Grove South High School for 38 years.  He was a member of the IEA.

Frederick was a Cubs fan.  He loved photography and movies.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the American Diabetes Association, 55 E. Monroe St., Suite 3420, Chicago, IL 60603 would be appreciated.

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