Daniel Brown, age 56, of Chicago, suddenly, formerly of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on August 16th, 2014

BrownDaniel Brown, age 56, of Chicago, suddenly, formerly of Lombard, died August 13, 2014.

The Memorial Service will be Sunday, August 17, at 2:00 PM at Lombard Bible Church, 111 South Park, Lombard. There will be a reception immediately following at church.

Mr. Brown is survived by his children Matthew (Lisa Cline) of Oregon, Nathan Brown of Lombard; his sisters, Marilee (Danny) Beardon of Georgia, Marcella Hughes of Arizona; and ten nieces and nephews.

Mr. Brown grew up in Upland, Indiana where he graduated from Eastbrook High School. He received his college diploma from Taylor University and his MBA from University of Illinois in Chicago. Mr. Brown lived in Lombard from 1986 – 2008. He was a Systems Analyst with the Chicago Mercantile Exchange since 2007. Mr. Brown was an avid sailor and a  tri-athlete.

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Dorothy Suszek, nee Kriss, age 79, of Lombard, formerly of Norridge

Written by Brust Funeral Home on August 15th, 2014

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DOROTHY SUSZEK, nee Kriss, age 79, of Lombard, formerly of Norridge, died August 15 at Sunrise Assisted Living.

Visitation and Prayer Service will be held Monday, August 18, with visitation from 2 to 9 PM and Prayers at 4:30 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.

Mrs. Suszek is survived by her husband, Justin ‘Lefty’ Suszek; three children, Laurel (Lee) Lesch of Lombard, Jeff (Jackie) of Lombard, and Linda (Ron Paganucci of Lombard; seven (7) grandchildren, Brianne (Tony) Turano of Lake Zurich, Brandon (fiancée Katie Klinger) Lesch of Lombard, Derek Suszek of Lombard, Brad Suszek of Lombard, Lindsey Paganucci of Lombard, Kayla Suszek of Lombard, and Brittany Paganucci of Lombard; many nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and nephews; her sister, Barbara Miller of Chicago; her brother-in-law, Edward Czech of Chicago, and her sister-in-law, Irene Merkel of Wisconsin.

Mrs. Suszek is preceded in death by her sisters, Audrey Czech and Marilyn Malawski.

Mrs. Suszek was a resident of Lombard 1 year and was formerly of Norridge 37 years.  She was a graduate of Calvin Park High School in Chicago.  Mrs. Suszek was a Homemaker and had been married for 61 years.

In Lieu of flowers, memorials to American Diabetes Association, 30 North Michigan, Suite 2015, Chicago, Illinois  60602 would be appreciated.

 

 

JERRY R. TROTTA, age 87, of Oak Park, World War II Army Veteran

Written by Brust Funeral Home on August 11th, 2014

TrottaAmerican FlagJERRY R. TROTTA, age 87, of Oak Park, World War II Army Veteran, died Friday, August 8 at Loyola University Medical Center.

Visitation will be held Friday, August 15 from 3 to 9 pm at Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.

Funeral Service will be Saturday with prayers at 9:30 am from Brust Funeral Home to Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Lombard for 10 am Mass.

Interment will be at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Hillside, Illinois.

Mr. Trotta is survived by four children, Lorie (Jerry) Winkles of Ingleside, Illinois, Marlene (Greg) Bates of Lombard, Roberta (Marty) Lacey of Plainfield, and Marian (Sam) Parma of Geneva; 12 grandchildren, Joseph, Nick, Jessica, John, Andrea, Kevin, Alyssa, Sabrina, Julia, Sammy, Tommy, and Alex; 8 great-grandchildren, Natalie, Jayden, Sophia, Brianna, Isabella, Caleb, Mia, and Kylie; his daughter-in-law, Susan Trotta of Lombard; two brothers, Joseph (Angie), and Nick (Antoinnette); and many nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and nephews.

Mr. Trotta is preceded in death by his wife, Eleanor P., nee PoPo; his son, Joseph; his brother, Dominick; and two sisters, Jeanette (the late John) Partipilo, and Rose (the late Anthony) Zonzo.

Mr. Trotta was a resident of Oak Park for 64 years.  He was a Veteran having served in the U.S. Army during World War II.   Mr. Trotta was a member of the Knights of Columbus Hughes Council #1005.

In Lieu of flowers, Memorials to St. Jude Children’s Research, Post Office Box 1000, Department 142, Memphis, Tennessee  38101-9908.

 

John J. Morris, age 93, of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on August 10th, 2014

John MorrisJohn J. Morris, age 93, of Lombard, died on August 9, at Seasons Hospice in Naperville.

Visitation will be Wednesday from 9:00 AM until time of prayers at 10:30 AM from Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main Street, Lombard to Christ the King Church for 11:00 AM Mass. Interment will follow at Queen of Heaven Cemetery.

Mr. Morris is survived by his children, Tom (MaryJean) of Bartlett, Kathy Morris-Lofgren of Oak Park, Loretta Morris of Naperville, and Michael (Helen) of Wheeling; his grandchildren, Matt (Ana) Swank, Tom Morris, Jill Hulting, Michael Hulting, Katie Lofgren, Andrew Lofgren, and Eric Lofgren; three nieces and nephews.

Mr. Morris is preceded in death by his wife, Helen nee Ulber and his son, Jay.

Mr. Morris was in the U.S. Army Air Corp WWII and served in England. As an Aerial Gunner, he flew over 26 combat missions in Heavy Bomber over Europe.  He was born in Chicago. Mr. Morris graduated from St. Patrick High School. He lived in Norwood Park Township from 1964 – 2008, where he was a parishioner of St. Eugene Parish. Mr. Morris worked for the City of Chicago as a Sheet Metal Worker until his retirement in 1986. He lived in Lombard for the last six years.

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Lorretta E. “Lor” Beimal nee Papineau, age 86, of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on August 9th, 2014

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Visitation will be Tuesday 8:30 AM until time of prayers at 9:30 AM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main Street, Lombard to Sacred Heart Church, 114 S. Elizabeth, Lombard, for 10 AM Mass. Interment will follow at Queen of Heaven Cemetery.

Mrs. Beimal is survived by her children, Jim (Jane) of Shiocton, Wi, John of West Chicago, and Barb of Nikomis, FL; her foster children, Rob (Unmi) Kresen, and Mike (Lisa) Jandacek; her grandchildren, Dan (Laura), Timm (Elissa), Bernice, James, Samantha, Alex Kresen, and Michaela, Jacob, and John Jandacek;  four great-grandchildren, her twin sister Lorraine Broderick of Plainfield; many nieces, nephews and friends.

Mrs. Beimal is preceded in death by her husband, Jim; her son, Bob, and her brother-in-law, Bill.

Mrs. Beimal lived in Lombard for 58 years. She was married 57 years to her late husband, Jim. Mrs. Beimal was a homemaker. She graduated from Lakeview High School in Chicago.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the charity of your choice, appreciated.

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Virginia D. “Ginny” Hartmann nee Maller, age 74, formerly of Oswego and Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on August 8th, 2014

HartmannVirginia D. “Ginny” Hartmann nee Maller, age 74, formerly of Oswego and Lombard, but most recently Vacaville, CA, passed away at home on August 4, 2014.

Visitation will be Thursday from 4 PM to 8PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main Street, Lombard. Funeral Service will be Friday at 11 AM at Brust Funeral Home. Interment will be private at Clarendon Hills Cemetery.

Ginny is survived by her children, Scott (Janis) of Hume, CA, Jim (Lisa) of Sister Bay, WI, Sharon (James) Walsh of Port Alsworth, AK, and Matthew (Tracy) of Vacaville, CA; her 11 grandchildren; her one great-grandchild; her many nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.

Ginny is preceded in death by her husband, David; her grandchild, Abigail; and her brother, David Maller.

Ginny was a former member of Lombard Bible Church and Village Bible Church in Sugar Grove, IL. Her quiet kindness and gentle compassion was felt by all she came in contact with.

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Ruth A. Cleveland nee Ketelsen, age 92, of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on August 7th, 2014

ClevelandRuth A. Cleveland nee Ketelsen, age 92, of Lombard, died August 6, at Lexington Healthcare Center.

Mrs. Cleveland will be lying-in-state on Friday, August 15, from 10:00 AM until the time of service at 11:00 AM at St. John Ev. Lutheran Church, 215 S. Lincoln, Lombard. Interment will follow at Chapel Hill Gardens West in Oakbrook Terrace, IL.

Mrs. Cleveland is survived by her children, David (Karla) Cleveland of Naperville, Janet (James) Lagocki of Peoria, Donna (Dennis) Yarosh of Tennessee, and Mark (Susan) Cleveland of Nebraska; ten grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and her brother, Arthur Ketelsen of Iowa.

Mrs. Cleveland is preceded in death by her husband, Richard and one grandchild, Adam.

Mrs. Cleveland lived in Lombard for 66 years. She was an active member of St. John Ev. Lutheran Church and participated in the Senior Bible Study. Mrs. Cleveland retired from Harris Bank where she worked as an Administrative Assistant. She later retired from Terrace Tile. Mrs. Cleveland was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary # 391. She was also a member of the Altar Guild for St. John Ev. Lutheran Church.

Memorials to St. John Lutheran Church, 215 S. Lincoln, Lombard, IL, appreciated.

Arrangements made by Brust Funeral Home. For more info www.brustfuneralhome.com or 888-629-0094.

 

Marvin C. Zimmerman, age 77, formerly of Glen Ellyn

Written by Brust Funeral Home on August 6th, 2014

Marvin C. Zimmerman, age 77, formerly of Glen Ellyn, died August 5 in Forney, Texas.

Visitation will be Sunday from 4 PM to 8PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main Street, Lombard. Mr. Zimmerman will be lying-in-state on Monday from 10 AM until the time of service at 11 AM at St. John Ev. Lutheran Church, 215 S. Lincoln, Lombard. Interment will be at Forest Hill Cemetery in Glen Ellyn, IL

Mr. Zimmerman is survived by his children; Timothy (Trisha), of Charlotte, NC, Teresa (Lt. Col. Jeff, U.S. Army Retired) Price, of Anacoco, La, Diane Zimmerman of Forney, Tx, Dan (Elizabeth) of Montgomery, IL, and Angie (Matthew) Graver of Oswego, IL; his grandchildren, Jillian, Robert, Kaylan, Jenna, Jonathon, Jackson, Benjamin and Emily; his siblings, Bill (Barb) of Monticello, IA, Joan (Don) Feeney of Tennessee, Jim (Pat) of Monticello, Iowa, Edna (Richard) Engrav of Texas; brother-in-law of Rachel (Paul) Frese of Lombard; and many nieces and nephews.

Mr. Zimmerman served in the United States Marine Corp from 1955 to 1958. He lived in Glen Ellyn from 1982 to 2006 and then lived in Texas from 2006 to present. Mr. Zimmerman was a former member of St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church. He was a former Elder there, for 20 years. He retired from the US Postal Service as a Safety Specialist after almost 40 years of service. In his retirement, Mr. Zimmerman enjoyed driving a school bus for Laidlaw Bus Company. He was always good with children and coached soccer and softball at Ackerman Park in Glen Ellyn.

Memorials to American Cancer Society, DuPage Region, 1801 S. Meyers Rd, Suite 100, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181 appreciated.

Arrangements made by Brust Funeral Home. For more info 1-888-629-0094.

 

TRACI LYNN OPILA, nee Campo, age 39, of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on August 5th, 2014

OpilaTraci Lynn Opila (Campo) of Lombard, age 39, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 2, 2014. Traci was the beloved wife of Anthony Richard Opila, loving mother of Sophia (8), Nora (6) and Clara (3), devoted daughter of Michael and Lynda Campo of Wheaton and brother Michael Christopher Campo, wife, Holly, and niece, Regan, from Mt. Vernon, Illinois.

Visitation will be held Thursday, August 7th from 3-9 p.m. at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main Street in Lombard. The ‘celebration of life’ service will be at 10 a.m. Friday, August 8th at Brust.

Traci attended Glenbard South High School and Southern Illinois University where she majored in psychology and was a member of Sigma Kappa. She worked at Lamb’s Farm in Libertyville as a group counselor and later completed her Realtor license and worked in the western suburbs.

Traci was a lifelong, dedicated member of Community Presbyterian Church in Lombard as well as active in her community, neighborhood and Hammerschmidt School helping to organize events and volunteering. However, family always came first and she was a wonderful mother and wife as well as a loving friend. Traci had a quick smile and laugh, lots of energy, enthusiasm and courage.  She was a beautiful young woman and will be deeply missed and fondly remembered by all who knew her.

 

ARLENE NASON, nee Richine, age 79, of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on August 4th, 2014

NasonArlene Nason, nee Richine, age 79, of Lombard, died August 4 at Atria Senior Living, Glen Ellyn, Illinois.

Visitation and Funeral Service will be held Sunday, August 10 with visitation from 11:30 am to the time of service at 1:30 pm at First Church of Lombard, 220 South Main Street, Lombard.

Interment Private.

Mrs. Nason is survived by her husband, George; two daughters, Debra Bacon of Naperville, and Cheryl (Don) Kavanagh of Cortland, Illinois; four grandchildren, Jacquie (David) Wolf of Yorkville, Danielle (David) Hydar of Naperville, Kelly (Brian) Thomas of Chicago, and David (Jaryn Strods) Bacon of Aurora; and 6 great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Nason is preceded in death by her son-in-law, Don Bacon.

Mrs. Nason was a resident of Lombard 54 years.  Mrs. Nason was a graduate of Argo High School and earned her Teaching Degree from Illinois State.  She had taught in the Argo schools.

Mrs. Nason had been a volunteer for PADS.  Art and grandchildren were her hobbies.

Memorials to LOVE Christian Clearinghouse, 98 Naperville Road, Clarendon Hills, Illinois 60514 or the First Church of Lombard, 220 South Main Street, Lombard, Illinois 60148 would be appreciated.