William Qualkenbush, age 87, of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on February 25th, 2013

WILLIAM QUALKENBUSH, age 87, of Lombard, died February 23 at Good Samaritan Hospital, Downers Grove, Illinois.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, February 27 from 3 to 8 pm at Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.
Funeral Service will be held Thursday, February 28 with prayers at 9:30 AM from Brust Funeral Home to Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Lombard, for 10 AM Mass.
Interment will be at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside, Illinois.

Mr. Qualkenbush is survived by three children, Jerome (Cynthia), Ellen, and Leonard (Karen); four grandchildren, Bret, Hillary, Neil (Lindsay), and Karlen (Mike) Tolkson; three great-grandchildren, Brandon, Lillian, and Miles; and one on the way; his brother, Robert; two sisters, Irene Combs, and Evelyn Gann; and many nieces and nephews.
Mr. Qualkenbush is preceded in death by his wife, Genevieve; his sister-in-law, Marcella Qualkenbush; two brothers-in-law, Don Combs and Wiley Gann; and 10 brothers and sisters.

Mr. Qualkenbush was a resident of Lombard 58 years. He worked as a Lithographer. Mr. Qualkenbush had owned and operated Bill & Bob’s Shell Service Station in Elmhurst for many years. He enjoyed gambling with his wife in Nevada and loved to play Keno. Mr. Qualkenbush was a Member of the Masonic Lodge. He excelled at horseshoes and bowling. He enjoyed golfing, hunting, and sports. Mr. Qualkenbush loved the Cubs. He was a simple man and loved spending time with family.


3 Comments so far ↓

  1. Kathleen Hastings says:

    Comfort and peace to the Family of my Uncle. He will be sadly missed by many. Blessings to the Fmaily.

  2. Monique B says:

    Please accept my condolences in this sad time. May you find comfort in our promise for Mr. Qualkenbush at Rev. 21:4.

  3. Lindsay Qualkenbush says:

    We’ll miss you Grandpa Q!!! We love you Dad, Aunt Ellie and Uncle Jerry.

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