Obituaries

Betty H. Athon, 94

Wife and mother Betty Hughes Athon of Sandy Springs, and formerly Alpharetta, Ga., Elmhurst, , Naples, Fla., and Decatur, Ga., died Nov. 13, 2021 of natural causes. She was born in Sandy Spring on Aug. 22, 1927. Active in garden and bridge clubs, hospital auxiliary and church, notably First United […]

 
 

Patricia Walsh Kerr, 81

Patricia Walsh Kerr passed away in Encinitas, California on October 20, 2021 at the age of 81.  Patricia was born in Chicago, Illinois on October 4, 1940 to Lorraine and Edward Walsh, the first of their five children.  Patricia grew up in Elmhurst, in a household rich with love and […]

 
 

Daniel J. Dumelle

Daniel J. Dumelle

Daniel J. Dumelle, of Chicago, passed away Nov. 6, 2021. Daniel was a 1972 graduate of Loyola Academy, earned his B.A. in Psychology  from Loyola University in 1976 and subsequent M.B.A from Loyola. He was a project manager for IBM for over 40 years.  He is survived by his sister, […]

 
 

Virginia Krick Arey

Virginia Krick Arey

Memorial Dec. 4 for Ginny and Ted After 73 years of loving marriage Ginny and Ted Arey are now joined together in eternal rest. Ted passed away on Feb. 1, 2021 and Ginny just followed him on Nov. 4. Virginia Krick Arey, beloved wife of the late Theodore William Arey, […]

 
 

Barbara S. Codding, 83

Barbara S. Codding, 83

Barbara S. (Phillips) Codding passed away at 83 on October 21, 2021 at her home in Lombard. Barbara was born in Indianapolis on July 19, 1938 to Orla and Verna (Alcorn) Phillips. She grew up in Richmond, Ind., and graduated from the University of Florida in 1960 with a B.A […]

 
 

George A. Reuther, 75

George A. Reuther, 75

George A. Reuther, of Elmhurst, passed away October 24, 2021, in Hinsdale, at the age of 75. He was born in Chicago to the late George and the late Lucile nee Bukoll Reuther. George retired as Director of Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program for the American Osteopathic Association. Over the years, […]

 
 

Carol Helen Jurewicz, 93

Carol Helen Jurewicz, a longtime resident of Elmhurst, passed away on Nov. 8, 2021, at the age of 93. She was born January 7, 1928, in Chicago to the late Wesley and the late Helen Witt Hofert. Carol was very active in her community. She was a member of the […]

 
 

Dr. Thomas Rogers, 88

Dr. Thomas Rogers, 88

Memorial planned Nov. 27 A celebration of life for the late Dr. Thomas Rogers, a longtime Elmhurst resident and Villa Park dentist who passed away on Sept. 2, 2020 at age 88 after a long, rich life will be held on Saturday, Nov. 27 at 10 a.m. at Immaculate Conception […]

 
 

Jackie Hayden passes away at 59

Jackie Hayden passes away at 59

Jackie Hayden, of Hanover Park, an active, well-known and well-respected businesswoman in the Elmhurst community, passed away on Monday, Nov. 8 at the age of 59. She was the co-owner of Delta Insurance Advisors, an insurance brokerage firm. She was a Trustee of Wayne Township, and an active member of […]

 
 

Lombard/Villa Park obituaries—November 18

HUBERT P. BLAKE Hubert P Blake, age 92, lifelong resident of Lombard, died November 15, 2021, at Elmhurst Hospital. Hubert was the beloved husband of the late Carol, nee Sutherland; loving mother of Rob (Ginny) of Glen Ellyn, Larry of Lombard and Terri (Michael) Renello of Glen Ellyn; fond grandfather […]