Phyllis J. Venanzi, nee Frost, age 82, of Villa Park

Written by Brust Funeral Home on April 1st, 2013

P J Venanzi 2Phyllis J. Venanzi, nee Frost, age 82, of Villa Park died March 26 at Elmhurst Memorial Hospital.

All Services and Interment private.

Mrs. Venanzi is survived by two sons, Mark C (Deborah) of Sandwich, IL. and James (Kathy) of Glen Ellyn; 5 grandchildren, Rollin, Clayton, Joshua (Jackie), Matthew (Cory) and Sara Burket; 5 great-grandchildren; a sister and  many nieces and nephews and many great nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Venanzi is preceded in death by her son, Scott and a daughter, Gail and two brothers.

Phyllis was a long time resident of Villa Park

.Arrangements by Brust Villa Park Funeral :Home, 305 S. Princeton, Villa Park.

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Lillian D. Speyer, nee Hammermeister, age 90, of Lombard,

Written by Brust Funeral Home on March 24th, 2013

speyerLillian D. Speyer, nee Hammermeister, age 90, of Lombard, died March 22, 2013.

Visitation will be Wednesday, March 27, from 2 to 9 pm at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main Street, Lombard. A funeral service will be held Thursday, March 28, at 10 am at Brust Funeral Home. Interment will be at Oakridge Cemetery.

Mrs. Speyer is survived by two (2) daughters; Cindy (George) Witt of Roselle and  Lisa (Jim) Auden of Naperville; seven (7) grandchildren, Christopher, Justin, Ashley (Brandon), Rachel, Max, Mark, and Kelsey; one (1) great grandchild, Savanna Witt. She is a stepmother, aunt and great aunt of many.

Mrs. Speyer is preceded in death by her husbands, John A. Speyer and Charles G. Izzo.

Mrs. Speyer has been a resident of Lombard since 1955. She was a member of the Lombard Service League.

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GARY NYE, age 52, of Lombard,

Written by Brust Funeral Home on March 18th, 2013

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GARY NYE, age 52, of Lombard, died suddenly March 16 in Tennessee.

Visitation will be held Saturday, March 23 from 2 to 9 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.

Memorial Celebration of his life will be held Sunday, March 24 at 1:00 pm at Chicago Church of Christ at Timothy Christian School, 188 W. Butterfield Road in Elmhurst.

Interment Private.

Mr. Nye is survived by his wife, Christine Ann, nee Koronich; two children, Robin Hanson Nye, II of Chicago, and Daniel Michael Nye of Chicago; his mother, Norma Jean Nye of Ohio; four brothers and sisters, Victoria (Tim) Mills, Daniel (Kristi) Nye, Eileen (Kevin) Trombley, and Timothy Nye, all of Ohio; many nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and nephews; his brother and sister-in-laws, Jerome (Jan) Koronich of Ohio, Ann (Bruce) Weber of Pennsylvania, Michael (Jody) Koronich of Colorado, Kathleen (Paul) Olson of Ohio, and JoAnn Bailey Nye; and his parents-in-law, Martha Crenshaw of Pennsylvania and Theodore (Elaine) of Ohio.

Mr. Nye is preceded in death by his father, Robin Hanson Nye, I.

Mr. Nye was a resident of Lombard 12 years.  He was born in Ohio and went to New Albany High School.  For the last 8 years he was the Owner of Gary Nye the Scissor Gye, Inc.  Prior to this, Mr. Nye and his wife spent 14 years in ministry with the International Churches of Christ in Louisville, Kentucky, Champaign, Illinois, and Chicago, Illinois.

Memorials to Gary Nye Fund c/o his family, Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard, Illinois 60148 would be appreciated.

Arrangements made by Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard. Info 1-888-629-0094

 

ROSEMARY C. HEININGER, nee Adams, of Beacon Hill in Lombard, formerly of Oak Lawn

Written by Brust Funeral Home on March 18th, 2013

 Rosemary C. Heininger, nee Adams, age 84, passed away Friday, March 15, 2013, at Beacon Hill in Lombard.

Visitation will be Saturday, March 23, from 9 AM until time of prayers at 10 AM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main Street, Lombard. Funeral Mass will be Saturday with prayers at 10 AM from Brust Funeral Home to Christ the King Church, Lombard for 10:30 AM Mass.

Interment will be at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Alsip, Illinois.

Mrs. Heininger is survived by her sister-in-law Kathleen Adams and 23 nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Heininger is preceded in death by her husband Richard C.;  four (4) brothers, John (Loretta) Adams, Henry (June) Adams, Edward Adams, and William Adams; and one (1) sister, Catherine Adams.

Mrs. Heininger was a resident of Beacon Hill in Lombard and was formerly of Oak Lawn.  Mrs. Heininger attended St. Margaret of Scotland grade school in Chicago and High School Academy of Our Lady in Chicago. She went on to nursing school at St. Bernard’s and was a nurse at Hines VA Hospital.  Mrs. Heininger had been active in the St. Linus Choir in Oak Lawn.


 

LEONA B. SHODIN, nee Raymo, of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on March 15th, 2013

LEONA BERNICE SHODIN, nee Raymo, was born into life eternal on Wednesday, March 13 at Glen Oaks Hospital, Glendale Heights, Illinois.

Visitation will be held Monday, March 18 from 4 to 8 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.

Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, March 19 at 11 AM at Brust Funeral Home with Rev. Ken Lehman, Christ Church of Oak Brook, officiating.

Interment will be at Fairview Memorial Park, Northlake, Illinois.

Mrs. Shodin is survived by her loving daughters, Gail (Don) Lewis and Anita Shodin; and several nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Shodin is preceded in death by her husband, Clarence; and her daughter, Lynn.

Mrs. Shodin was born April 25, 1924 in Chicago to Alfred and Anna (nee Johnson) Raymo.  Leona graduated from Tuley High School in December of 1941.  She worked as a comptometer operator at Montgomery Ward, Florsheim Shoes, and at GTE – Automatic Electric until her retirement.  Leona was quiet and a thoughtful listener.  She enjoyed conversations about anything historical.  Leona enjoyed classical music, hymns, and the concerts presented at Christ Church of Oak Brook and several surrounding area churches.

 

 

DOLORES LIPINSKI, nee Piotrowski, age 86, life-long resident of Cicero

Written by Brust Funeral Home on March 14th, 2013

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DOLORES LIPINSKI, nee Piotrowski, age 86, life-long resident of Cicero, died March 13 at West Suburban Nursing Home, Bloomingdale, Illinois.

Visitation will be held Monday, March 18 from 3 to 9 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.

Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, March 19th with prayers at 10 AM from Brust Funeral Home to Christ The King Church for a 10:30 AM Mass.

Interment will be at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside, Illinois.

Mrs. Lipinski is survived by her husband of 64 years, Ralph W.; her son, David (Karen) of Arlington, Virginia and Lake Forest, Illinois; her daughter, Debra of Lombard; two grandchildren, Ashley and Eric;  many nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Lipinski is preceded in death by her brothers and sisters, Bernice (Richard) Peck, Frank (Alice) Piotrowki, Stanley (Rose) Piotrowski, Marie “Mae” (Walter) Staszak, Florence Piotrowski, Hedwig Piotrowski, and Walter Piotrowski; and her brother-in-law, Earl Lipinski.

Mrs. Lipinski was a life-long resident of Cicero.  She had been married for 64 years.

 

 

 

 

Vernon Niel Schuler, age 73, of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on March 14th, 2013

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Schuler, Vernon Niel Age 73 of Lombard Illinois, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care after a lengthy illness, surrounded by family. Born in Manistee, MI and raised in Chicago, IL.  He was a graduate of Chicago Vocational School in the class of 1958. He retired from National Cash Register (NCR) after 41 years.  He and his wife were married for more than 47 years and have lived in Lombard for the past 11 years.  He enjoyed being retired and volunteering for the DuPage County Sheriff’s Department, volunteering for the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT), being a member of the Lombard Citizens Police Academy Allumni Association, flying, horseback riding, geocaching with his grandchildren, and spending time with family and friends. He is survived by his wife, Karen Schuler of Lombard; children, Philip (Ana) Schuler of Shorewood, Ronald (Janet) Schuler of Shorewood, Kimberly (Timothy) Hook of Johnsburg; his five grandchildren, Kelsey, Morgan, Bianca, Eric, and Kenny.  Along with many nieces, nephews and friends.  He was preceded in death by his Mother Dagmar and Father Elmer L. Schuler.

Visitation will be held Sunday March 17, 2013 from 2pm – 7pm and Funeral Services will be held Monday, March 18, 2013 at 10am at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main Street located in Lombard, IL.

 

Hortencia G. Valle, nee Mendez, age 79,

Written by Brust Funeral Home on March 11th, 2013

ValleHORTENCIA G. VALLE, nee Mendez, age 79, of DesPlaines, died March 10 at Meadowbrook Manor, Naperville, Illinois.

Visitation will be held Thursday, March 14 from 3 to 8 PM with a Service at 4:00 pm at Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.

Interment Private.

Mrs. Valle is survived by her loving companion of 38 years, Antonio C. Hernandez; four children, Reyes (Teresita) Moreno of Lombard, Alice (Juan) Rios of Yorkville, Norberto Moreno, Jr. of Peoria, and Gloria Moreno of Chicago; nine (9) grandchildren; five (5) great-grandchildren; three brothers, Nichanor (Irene) Mendez, Humberto Mendez, and Jorge Mendez; four sisters, Teresa Mendez, Julia Olivarez, Armendina Mendez, and Linda Santoy; many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews; and her extended family, Antonieta,  Slyvia, Rocio, Marco Antonio, Magale, Efrain and Elizabeth

Mrs. Valle is preceded in death by her husbands, Norberto Moreno and Leopoldo Valle; her brother, Antonio Mendez, Jr.; and extended family member, Consuelo.

 

TRANYCE E. BERRY, age 36, of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on March 11th, 2013

 

TRANYCE E. BERRY, age 36, of Lombard, died March 9 at her home.

Visitation will be held Friday, March 15 from 3 to 7 pm at Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.

Funeral Service will be held Saturday, March 16 with Tranyce Lying-In-State from 10 AM to time of Service at 11 AM at New Horizon Church, 3577 East New York Street, Aurora, Illinois.

Tranyce is survived by her father, Micah (Valerie); her mother, Debra Jackson; two (2) sisters, Mariah Berry, and Micaela Berry; her fiancé, Patrick Gue; her nephew, Evun; her aunts and uncles, Tranita Jackson, Keziah, Faustina, Octavia, Reuben, and Zuriel; her grandmother, Eugenia (the late Reuben) Berry; her grandmother, Mary Hawthorne; and many other family members.

Tranyce was a resident of Lombard 36 years.

 

 

 

 

Laverne M. Hacker, nee Karnatz, age 81 of Lombard,

Written by Brust Funeral Home on March 10th, 2013

hackerLaverne M. Hacker, nee Karnatz, age 81 of Lombard, died March 10.

Visitation will be held Tuesday from 3-8 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard.  Laverne will be lying in state Wednesday from 9 AM until the time of the funeral service at 10 AM at St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church, 215 S. Lincoln Ave., Lombard.  Interment will be at St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery, Skokie.

Laverne is survived by her beloved husband, Reinhold “Bud”; a son, Ron (Sheree) of Glen Ellyn and a daughter, Nancy of Lombard; 3 grandchildren, Brian (Carrie), Dan (Casandra) and Jodie and 2 great-grandchildren, Mason and Sophie, a brother, William (Florence) Karnatz and many nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.  Laverne was preceded in death by 3 brothers.

Laverne was a Lombard resident for 37 years.  She retired after 25 years as co-owner, with her husband Bud, of Hackers Glenbard Gardens.

Arrangements made by Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main Street, Lombard.

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