Geraldine “Geri” Madonia nee Cella, age 79, at rest June 22, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Angelo; loving mother of Tina (Tony) Mentz and Lia (Miguel) Garcia; devoted nani of Anthony, Michael, Diego and Liliana; dearest sister of Patricia Hrinowich; fond aunt of Bill and Thomas Hrinowich. Family and friends will be received Sunday June 25, 2017 from 2-7 P.M. at Conboy-Westchester Funeral Home (Anthony P. Cappetta & Son, Directors), 10501 W. Cermak Rd., Westchester (two blocks West of Mannheim Rd.), Funeral Monday 9:45 A.M. from the funeral home to Ascension Church, Oak Park. Funeral Mass 10:30 A.M. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Info 708-F-U-N-E-R-A-L
Theresa A. Green (nee Bozych), age 70, at rest May 15 at her home in Odell, IL, surrounded by her loving family. Former resident of Lemont, Mrs. Green was born September 27, 1946 in Joliet, IL, to Harry and Hazel (nee Lund) Bozych. Beloved wife of William; loving mother of Rebecca (Randall) Battle and Michelle (Leonard) Rodriguez; devoted grandmother of Courtney, Elizabeth, Christopher, Steven, Kyle, Ryan and Samantha; dearest great grandmother of Isabella, Jayden and Westin; dear sister of Cletus Bozych, Betty Meidl and James Bozych; fond aunt of many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her parents, one brother George Bozych and two nephews Michael & Timothy Bozych. Interment private. Info 630-257-2123 or www.gerharzfuneralhome.com
Pasquale Suero, age 98, at rest April 23, 2017 at his home in Berwyn. Beloved husband of the late Antonia “Dolly” (nee Parrilli); loving father of the late Clement W. (Anna nee Gilardi); devoted grandfather of Pat (Jaime) Suero and the late Anne Marie Bellavia; dearest grandfather “pastones” of Michael, Isabella and Frank. Preceded in death by his parents Clemente and Anina (nee D’Antonio) and his stepmother Emily (nee D’Rosa); dear step-brother and brother-in-law to many; fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. Funeral Mass Friday April 28, 2017 at 10:30 A.M. at St. Odilo Church, Berwyn. Visitation at the Church from 9 A.M. till time of Funeral Mass. Entombment Crucifixion Gardens Mausoleum Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Anthony P. Cappetta & Son, Directors. Info 630-707-0130 or www.anthonycappettafuneralservice.com
Helen R. Rudzinski (nee Ciszewski) age 93, at rest April 22, 2017, at her home in Mt. Prospect. Born March 20, 1924 in Manchester, New Hampshire. Beloved wife of the late Bernard Konieczko and Edward Rudzinski; loving mother of Deanie (Tom) Krzanowski and Linda (Vince) Accardo; devoted grandmother of Darren (Andrea) Krzanowski, Carrie (Garth) Heckendorf, Vincent (fiancee Isabella) and Alissa Accardo; dearest great grandmother of Ashlee and Nick Nesbitt, Ethan and Hailey Krzanowski and her beloved Sophie Bell. Helen’s primary occupation was as a professional shopper. Visitation Wednesday April 26, 2017 from 3-9 P.M. at Matz Funeral Home 410 E. Rand Rd., Mt. Prospect, Anthony P. Cappetta & Son, Directors. Funeral Thursday 10 A.M. at the funeral home to St. Alphonsus Liguori Catholic Church, Prospect Heights for a 10:30 A.M. Funeral Mass. Interment private. For further info 847-394-2336. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to PAWS Chicago 1997 N. Clybourn Ave., Chicago 60614 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Robert Paul Krasniewski, age 72, of Brookfield, formerly of Cicero, at rest April 13, 2017, surrounded by his loving family at Hines VA Hospital. Robert proudly served his country during the Vietnam era in the United States Army. Born December 13, 1944 in Chicago, IL to Dr. Casimir and Frances Krasniewski. Beloved husband of Patricia (nee Shannon); loving father of Julia (McAllister) Faron, Frances (Gary) Gilardi and Robert (fiancee Holly Brown) Krasniewski; devoted grandfather of Lily; dearest godfather of Mary & Tricia DiCianni and Crystal Salerno; dear cousin of Judy Dizeo and Penny Sorello; fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. Family & friends will be received Tuesday April 18, 2017 from 3-9 P.M. at Conboy-Westchester Funeral Home (Anthony P. Cappetta & Son, Directors) 10501 W. Cermak Rd., Westchester (two blocks west of Mannheim Rd.). Funeral Wednesday 9:15 A.M. at the funeral home to St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church 124 N. Spring Ave., LaGrange for a 10 A.M. Funeral Mass. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Info 630-707-0130 or www.anthonycappettafuneralservices.com
Annabelle Ungerer, (nee Carpenter), age 85, at rest February 26, 2017 at her home in Lemont. Born July 29, 1931 in Nelsonville, OH to George and Marian Carpenter. Preceded in death by her husband Robert G. Ungerer, one son Robert G. Ungerer and one granddaughter Ruth Ungerer. Survived by her daughter Kathy, her son Gary, seven grandchildren, one great grandson and one great granddaughter. Interment private. Arrangements entrusted to Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home. Info 630-257-2123 or www.gerharzfuneralhome.com
Ruth L. Freehauf (nee Pawloski), age 98, longtime resident of Lemont, at rest February 8, 2017 at Rosewood Healthcare in Joliet. Born July 31, 1918 in Chicago, IL. Beloved wife of the late William; loving mother of Alan (Cindy); dearest sister of Kay Niemann; fond aunt of many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her parents William and Harriet and her sister Virginia Pawloski. Ruth was the former owner of H & R Antiques in Lemont, longtime parishioner at St. Alphonsus Church and an avid bowler. Visitation Sunday February 12 from 2-7 P.M. at Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home & Cremation Services 501 State St., Lemont. Funeral Mass Monday 10 A.M. at St. Alphonsus Church. Interment St. Alphonsus Cemetery. Info 630-257-2123 or www.gerharzfuneralhome.com
Marie A. Hahn (nee Jerman), age 103, of Lockport, at rest January 21,2017 at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox. Born August 21, 1913 in Joliet, IL to John and Catherine Jerman. Survived by numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren,great-great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and one sister Betty Barnick of Wisconsin. Beloved friend of Robert Young. Preceded in death by her husband Walter George Hahn, one son Walter John “Tex” Hahn and one daughter Patricia Lightle. Interment private.