Category Archive: Obituaries

  1. Glenn A. Wietting

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    Glenn A. Wietting, age 59, at rest October 28, 2018, at his home in Lemont, where he resided the past 25 years. Born May 12, 1959 in Joliet, IL to Robert and Grace Wietting. Beloved husband of Patricia (nee Gabor); loving father of Stacy (Timothy) Markley, Tim Westhoff, Jonathan (Laurel) Westhoff, David (fiancee Julieanne Gonzales) Wietting, Thad, Chad (fiancee Rachel Harms) and Brad Wietting; devoted grandfather of 6; dearest brother of Edward (Lynn) and Gregg (Sue) Wietting; fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. Funeral Services Saturday November 3, 2018 at 11 A.M. at Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home & Cremation Services 501 State St., Lemont. Interment private. Visitation Friday from 3-8 P.M. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. Info 630-257-2123 or

  2. Raffella “Rae” DeChicio

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    Raffella “Rae” DeChicio (nee Porcelli), age 89, at rest September 12, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Joseph; loving mother of Donna (John) Renzi and Pat (Kim) DeChicio; devoted grandmother of Joseph (Stacy) Renzi, Valerie (Joshua) Hover and Michael DeChicio; devoted great grandmother of Arianna, Mia and Calder. Funeral Mass Saturday September 15, 2018 at 10 A.M. at Divine Infant Church, Westchester. Visitation from 9 A.M. till time of Funeral Mass. Entombment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Anthony P. Cappetta & Son Funeral Services. Info 630-707-0130 or

  3. Edmund M. Fogtiene

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    Edmund G. Fogtiene, age 77, at rest August 30, 2018, at his home in Lemont. Survived by daughters  Eve and Erika Fogtiene, one son Ed (Ashley) Fogtiene and grandchildren Matty and Mason. Preceded in death by his sister Regina Fain. Interment private. Info 630-257-2123 or

  4. Robert Lee Derbas Sr.

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    Robert Lee Derbas Sr., age 66, of Joliet, at rest August 12, 2018.

    Arrangements entrusted to Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home & Cremation Services, LemontInfo 630-257-2123 or
    Published in Suburban Life Publications on Aug. 17, 2018

  5. Mary Ellen Catterson

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    Mary Ellen Catterson, age 64, of Lockport, at rest August 4, 2018.

    Arrangements entrusted to Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Lemont. Info 630-257-2123 or

  6. David Marshal Walsh

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    David Marshall Walsh

    Born: October 26, 1939; in Boston, MA

    Died: August 5, 2018; in Lemont, IL

    David Marshall Walsh, founder and owner of Walco Tool & Engineering, passed away peacefully in his home in Lemont, IL on Sunday, August 5th, at the age of 78. Continue Reading

  7. Alicia O. Maldonado

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    Alicia O. Maldonado, age 95, of Plainfield, at rest June 25, 2018. Beloved wife of Salvador; loving mother of Maria (Alfredo) Hernandez and Laura (Julio) Villasenor; dearest grandmother of Oscar, Eric and Iverliss; dear sister of Irma and Margarita. Visitation Sunday July 1, 2018 from 1-5 P.M. at Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home 501 State St., Lemont. Interment private. Info 630-257-2123 or


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    Mary Rita (Hunter) Dooley Seifert, 93, passed away on June 12, 2018 in Hiawatha, Kansas, where she has resided for two years.

    Mary Rita was born October 6, 1924 to the late James Albert and Magdalen (Wiegand) Hunter, in Lemont, Illinois. She attended St. Alphonsus Catholic School, Lemont Township High School, and graduated from the College of St. Francis in Joliet, Illinois. Continue Reading

  9. Leslie Przybylski

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    Leslie Przybylski (nee Kerwin), age 70, at rest June 2, 2018 in LaGrange, IL., formerly of Lemont and Palatine. She attended Ss. Cyril & Methodius grammar school,Mt. Assisi Academy in Lemont and Mundelein College. Mrs. Przybylski was a retired Palatine postal worker. Beloved mother of Michael (Mary) and Ronald; loving grandmother of Mia, Milana and Maribella. Preceded in death by her parents William and Irene (nee Wietrzykowski) Kerwin. Graveside Services Saturday June 9, 2018 at 10:30 A.M. at Ss. Cyril & Methodius Cemetery Rt. 6 & Maple Rd. (East of Briggs St.), Joliet, IL. Arrangements entrusted to Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home, Lemont. Info 630-257-2123 or


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    Virginia M. Hoster, (nee Gee), age 91, at rest May 14, 2018 at her home in Lockport. Beloved wife of Robert J.; loving mother of Joseph (Lynn) Mikan, James (Karen) Mikan, Martha (David) Walsh and Janet (Erich) Kuchar; devoted grandmother of 6,great grandmother of 7; dear sister of George F. Gee; fond aunt of several nieces and nephews. Co-owner of Big Run Golf Course in Lockport for many years. Funeral Services Friday May 18, 2018 at Bethany Lutheran Church 500 Lemont St., Lemont at 10 A.M. Visitation at the church from 9 A.M. till time of services. Interment Orland Memorial Park Cemetery, Orland Park, IL. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Joliet Area Community Hospice 250 Water Stone Circle Joliet IL 60431. Arrangements entrusted to Gerharz-Cappetta Funeral Home, Lemont. Info 630-257-2123 or