Thaddeus “Ted” M. Mrazek, age 92, of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on April 30th, 2015

American FlagMrazekThaddeus “Ted” M. Mrazek, age 92, of Lombard, passed away April 28, at Good Samaritan Hospital.

Visitation will be Sunday from 2 pm -7 pm at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main Street, Lombard. Funeral prayers will be Monday at 9:30 am from Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St, Lombard, to Sacred Heart Church, 114 S. Elizabeth, Lombard, for 10 am Mass. Interment will follow at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.

Mr. Mrazek is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Patricia nee Shead; his four children, Kathleen (Robert) Davis. Charlene (Davin) Meiners, William (Ellen) Mrazek and Janet (Christian) Pavlas-Wegener; eight grandchildren, Jon (Alysse) Meiners, Steve Meiners, Jeff Meiners, Cpl. Kyle Mrazek, Erin Mrazek, Megan Mrazek, Mitchell Pavlas and Ali Wegener; and one great-grandchild, Nathan Meiners.

Mr. Mrazek is preceded in death by his parents, Matthew and Katherine Mrazek; two sisters in America, Betty (Phil) Pokornowski and Estelle (Joseph) Wincek; one infant grandchild, Sarah Ellen Mrazek; and three adult sisters and one infant brother in Poland.

Mr. Mrazek served in the Army Air Corp during World War II. He retired from International Harvester in 1986 after 45 ½ years.

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Amy K. Berger nee Conforti, age 42, of Wheaton, formerly of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on April 28th, 2015

Berger, AmyAmy K. Berger nee Conforti, age 42, of Wheaton, formerly of Lombard, passed away suddenly, April 26, 2015.

Visitation will be Wednesday, from 4 pm -8 pm at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main Street, Lombard. Funeral prayers will be Thursday at 9:30 AM from Brust Funeral Home to Christ the King Church, 1501 S. Main St, Lombard for 10 AM Mass. Interment will be private.

Amy is survived by her loving parents, Robert and Gail Conforti of Tennessee; her sister, Jamie (Walter) Reinbold of Addison; her aunts and uncles, Donald Conforti of Palatine, William Conforti of Wisconsin, Bruce Conforti of Wisconsin, Sue (Ed) Guertler of Bartlett, Lori (Chuck) Cardking of Florida, Lawrence Sweda of Florida, Edgar (Irene) of Florida, and Nycole (Dwayne) Penland of Florida; and her cousins, Sharon, Michael, Cory, April, Jesse, Dylan, Anthony, Joey, Matt, Fabrizio, and Ariel.

Amy is preceded in death by her husband, Ryan.

Amy grew up in Lombard. She graduated from Lombard Junior High and Glenbard East High School in 1991. Amy attended College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn.

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Jean Halm McKenney nee Halm, age 88, of Wood Dale, formerly of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on April 28th, 2015

Mc Kenney, JeanJean Halm McKenney nee Halm, age 88, of Wood Dale, formerly of Lombard, passed away April 27, 2015.

Visitation will be Thursday, 3 pm to 8 pm, with a rosary service at 3:30 pm, at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St, Lombard. Funeral prayers will be Friday at 10:30 am from Brust Funeral Home to Holy Ghost Church, 254 N. Wood Dale Rd, Wood Dale, IL, for 11:30 AM Mass. Interment will follow at Queen of Heaven Cemetery.

Mrs. McKenney is survived by 6 children, Kevin (Lynn Ann), Kathleen Jakubowski, Maureen Cox, Eileen (John) Meyer, Ann (Fred) Becker, and Mary (Kenneth) Kwasny; 12 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. She was preceded by her husband, Seward; a brother, Harold Halm and 1 grandson, Sean F. Meyer.

Mrs. McKenney grew up in Berwyn.  She graduated from Trinity High School in River Forest and then Mundelein College where she studied Chemistry & Education. She held 2 Masters Degrees; one from the University of Colorado and the other from Roosevelt University.  Mrs. McKenney was a teacher at Glenbard East High School  until 1982, when she retired as the Chair of the Science Department.  She was a member of the NEA, NSTA, and Illinois Education Association where she was a past President.  She was formerly active in the Sacred Heart Church and the  C.C.W. and was active for the past 20 years in the Holy Ghost Church in Wood Dale.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Alexian Brothers Hospice Residence, 901 Martha St, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, are appreciated.

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John “Jack” Sisler, age 62, of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on April 27th, 2015

SislerJohn “Jack” Sisler, age 62, of Lombard, passed away on April 26, 2015 in his home surrounded by loved ones.
His Memorial Service will be held Wednesday at 2 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St, Lombard. His Memorial Gathering will follow from 3 pm to 9 pm.

Mr. Sisler is survived by his loving wife, Laurie nee Borst; his two children, Kevin (Kellen) Sisler and Ellie (Matt) Zawicki; his granddaughter, Margot Sisler; his father, Don Sr ; his siblings, Don (Mary Kay) and Bette Sisler; his nieces and nephews, Sarah Sisler, Mark (Melissa) Sisler , Laura (Frank) Ahlbach, and Jake Sisler; son-in-law, brother-in-law, and uncle to many others; friend of Bill W.

Mr. Sisler is preceded in death by his mother, Mary nee Meyer.

Mr. Sisler was born in Dubuque, Iowa on July 28, 1952. He graduated from University of Iowa and received his Master’s Degree in Counseling from Governor’s State University. Mr. Sisler lived in Lombard for 20 years. He worked as a Counselor for Presence Health in Downers Grove. Jack loved to grill. He was a good friend and neighbor to many.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Living Well Cancer Resource Center, 442 Williamsburg Ave, Geneva, IL 60134 or https://livingwellcrc.org/donate-online, are appreciated.

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Anthony J. Jablonsky, of Villa Park since 1960,

Written by Brust Funeral Home on April 25th, 2015

JablonskyAmerican FlagANTHONY J. JABLONSKY, of Villa Park since 1960, died on April 25th at Good Shepherd Hospital.

Visitation will be held Thursday, April 30th, at Brust Villa Park Funeral Home, 305 South Princeton, Villa Park, from 4 PM to 8 PM.

Funeral Services are on Friday with prayers at 9:30 AM at Brust Villa Park Funeral Home to St. Pius X Catholic Church for 10 AM Mass.  Interment will follow at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside.

Mr. Jablonsky is survived by his daughter, Mary, of Arlington Heights and his son, Warren M.D. (Colleen) of Crystal Lake; his three grandchildren:  Jack  Anthony , K. Claire, Timothy Mason; his cousin Mary Ann Hedin, and many nieces, nephews and other relatives; also his feline companion, “Midnight”.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, Patricia Jean nee Mason, his daughter, Susan Jean, and his four brothers: John, Lester, Steve and Joseph (Virginia).

Mr. Jablonsky was a World War II Army Veteran.  He served overseas in Europe and the Middle East.  He received 2 bronze battle stars for the campaigns in Rhineland and Central Europe.  He was a member of the Berwyn VFW. He was a graduate of Austin High School in Chicago, IIT, and received his MBA from the University of Chicago.  He worked in financial leasing for Indiana Michigan Corporation, retiring in 2001 as President.  He was an active member at St. Pius X Catholic Church.  He was an active member in Delta Mu Delta Honor Society.

The Jablonsky family would like to formally thank the staff of the Garlands of Barrington for his care.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Delta Mu Delta Honor Scholarship, 9217 Broadway Avenue, Brookfield, Illinois 60513 are appreciated.

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Helen A. Dime, age 86, nee Brazier, of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on April 21st, 2015

Helen DimeHelen A. Dime, age 86, nee Brazier, of Lombard, passed away January 8, 2015 at Good Samaritan Hospital.

Funeral Services will be May 7th starting at 10:15 AM at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, IL,  A gathering will follow.

Mrs. Dime is survived by her loving children, Cheryl (the late Richard) Sutton of Villa Park, Nancy (Robert) Palmer of Glen Ellyn and John S. Jr (Eva) of Canada; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren; many other relatives.

Mrs. Dime is preceded in death by her loving husband, John S., and three brothers.

Mrs. Dime grew up in Chicago and graduated from Marshall High School. She lived in Lombard for 12 years and Elmhurst for 36 years.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to American Lung Association, 3006 Kelly Lane, Springfield, IL 62711, appreciated.

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Ruben Dal Monte, age 92, of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on April 21st, 2015

Dal Monte 2Ruben Dal Monte,  age 92, of Lombard, died Sunday, April 19, at Seasons Hospice in Naperville.

A Memorial Gathering will be held Thursday, April 23rd, from 4 to 8 PM, at Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard

Mr. Dal Monte is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Nilda, nee Salineri; his seven children:  George (Shirley) of Arizona, Paul (fiance Barbara) of Pennsylvania, Elsa (Tim) McKee of Oak Park, Louis (Karen) of Batavia, Ana (Don) Zach of Arizona, Julio (Julie) of Chicago, Diane (Mark) Bouckaert of Lisle; his 16 grandchildren; his 8 great-grandchildren; and his dear sister, Ema Stone.

He was preceded in death by his two brothers, his daughter in law and a grandson.

Mr. Dal Monte was born in Uruguay. He grew up and attended University there and had a successful career. After moving to the U.S., he attended the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) where he received his Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering. Mr. Dal Monte moved to Lombard where he lived 40 plus years.  He worked many years at Harza Engineering Company in Chicago until he retired in 1999.  Mr. Dal Monte was a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE). He was also a member of the Illinois Society of Professional Engineers. Mr. Dal Monte spent his retirement in South Haven, Michigan.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Lurie Children’s Hospital, 255 E. Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611, or The Olive Branch Mission, 6310 S. Claremont Ave., Chicago, IL 60636, are appreciated.

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Edward R. Scholz, age 85, of Lombard, and Hot Springs, AR, and Hayward, WI, Vet, Korean War U.S. Army

Written by Brust Funeral Home on April 20th, 2015

Scholz, EdEdward R. ScAmerican Flagholz, age 85, of Lombard, and Hot Springs, AR, and Hayward, WI, Vet, Korean War, U.S. Army, passed away April 19, at Lexington Healthcare Center.

Visitation will be Friday, from 4 PM to 8 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St, Lombard. Funeral Service will be Saturday at 10 AM at Brust Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Elm Lawn Cemetery.

Mr. Scholz is survived by his children, William (Lori), Robert (Mary), and Daniel (Dannielle); his six grandchildren, Sean, Sarah, David, Daniel, Colleen, and Kayla; his nieces and nephews and many other relatives.

Mr. Scholz is preceded in death by his wife, Lorena M. nee Gokey; and his son, David.

Mr. Scholz served with the Army Corp of Engineers for almost two years in Korea during the war. He received the Republic of Korea Presidental Unit Citiation. Mr. Scholz worked for the Continental Can Company for over 35 years, retiring as the Shop Manager in the 1980’s. He was a Life Member of the VFW in Hot Springs, Arkansas.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to your favorite veteran’s charity.

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Roy W. Oberg, age 80, of Lombard, formerly of Chicago

Written by Brust Funeral Home on April 19th, 2015

Oberg, Roy Roy W. Oberg, age 80, of Lombard, formerly of Chicago, passed away April 18 at Lexington Healthcare in Lombard.

A Memorial Gathering will be Saturday from 12 Noon until time of service at 2:00 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main Street, Lombard. Interment will be private.

Mr. Oberg is survived by his beloved wife, Barbara Jean nee Cain; his two daughters, Cheryl (Gerald) Hennelly of Chicago and Linda (Kevin) Hand of Claremont, California; his grandchildren, Samantha and Patrick Hennelly of Chicago, Eileen, Daniel and Michael Hand of California, Jennifer Oberg of Springfield and Alyssa Constanzo of Naples, Florida; many nieces and nephews.

Mr. Oberg is preceded in death by three children, William, Mark and Christine; and his sister, June.

Mr. Oberg lived in Lombard for 15 years. His parents came over from Sweden and Mr. Oberg grew up in the Swedish neighborhood in Chicago. He was a member of the Chicago Painter’s Union.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Gateway to Learning, 4925 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60625, or your favorite charity.

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Dolores Marie Stachnik nee Masen formerly of Lombard,

Written by Brust Funeral Home on April 17th, 2015

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Dolores Marie Stachnik nee Masen formerly of Lombard, Loving wife of Michael, Loving mother of Michele and Gregory Stachnik, Proud grandmother of Melissa Lencioni, Visitation from 2PM to 9PM, Sunday, April 19,2015 at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main Street, Lombard, IL 60148 (630)629-0094. Prayers beginning Monday, April 20, 2015 at 9:30AM from the funeral home to Christ the King Church for a 10:00AM Mass of Christian burial, Internment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside IL.