Obituaries

Lombard/Villa Park obituaries—December 8

MARY J. CRIGER Mary J. Criger, née Snyder, age 78, of Montgomery, died on Dec. 2, 2022. A Graveside Service will be held at a later date, at Lincoln Memorial Park in Aurora. Info: www.brustfuneralhome or 888-629-0094. OLLGA DIMASHI Ollga Dimashi, née Prifti, age 90, of Lombard, died Nov. 27, […]

 
 

Lombard/Villa Park obituaries—December 1

ANDON BICA Andon Bica, age 65, of Villa Park, formerly of Korçë, Albania, died Nov. 25, 2022 at his home. A Visitation was held on Monday, Nov. 27, from 4-8 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard with a Funeral Service held on Tuesday, Nov. 28, at […]

 
 

Margaret “Peg” Baasch, 90

Margaret “Peg” Baasch, 90

Services Dec. 21 Margaret “Peg” Baasch peacefully passed away on Dec. 12, 2022, at the age of 90. Beloved wife of the late Alfred. Loving mother of Karen Bagge, Ellen Eck, John (Shawn) and Jeff (Rusty). Cherished grandmother of Allan, John, Lauren (Derrick), Andrew, Tanner, Ann Marie, Brian and great-grandmother […]

 
 

Geraldine Nielsen, 93

Geraldine Nielsen, 93

Services Thursday Geraldine Nielsen, nee Rinko, passed away in Wheaton, on Dec. 10, 2022 at the age of 93. Geraldine “Gerry” was born in Chicago and lived in Elmhurst for 58 years.  She spent her last years at Brighton Gardens in Wheaton. Gerry was preceded in death by her late […]

 
 

Laura Bresnahan Bush, 36

Laura Bresnahan Bush, 36

Laura Bresnahan Bush, of Whitefish Bay, Wisc., died peacefully on December 2, 2022 after a courageous 13-month battle with young-onset colon cancer. She was 36 years old. Born on May 22, 1986, Laura was the third and youngest daughter of Dr. Timothy and Sharon Bresnahan (neé Roggow). Laura grew up […]

 
 

Mildred Renn, 95

Mildred Renn, 95

Services Dec. 10 Mildred Catherine Mares Renn, of Elmhurst, passed away on November 18, 2022 at the age of 95 at Symphony of Tiller’s in Oswego with family at her side. She was born on October 7, 1972, the daughter of John and Katherine Mares in Chicago.  She graduated from […]

 
 

William “Bill” J. Kucera, 87

William “Bill” J. Kucera, 87

William “Bill” J. Kucera passed away November 21, 2022, at the age of 87. He was born June 12, 1935 in Chicago to the late William and Lillian Kucera.  Bill attended the University of Notre Dame where he received a B.S. in Metalurgy, and the University of Chicago, where he […]

 
 

Frank A. Boehm, 89

Frank A. Boehm, 89

Frank A. Boehm passed away Nov. 21, 2022, at the age of 89. Longtime resident of Elmhurst; former member of Immaculate Conception Walk-In Ministry and choir and St. John the Apostle Catholic Church choir; former copy writer for Kenyon & Eckhardt; Foote, Cone & Belding; McCann Erickson; Leo Burnett and […]

 
 

Nancy J. Pasternock, 85

Nancy J. Pasternock, 85

Nancy J. Pasternock passed away November 12, 2022, at the age of 85. She was born June 30, 1937 in Oak Park, IL, to the late John and Jean (nee Duncan) MacGregor. She is survived by her children, Patti (Jeff) Reher, Paul (Elizabeth) Pasternock and Sandy (Dave) Koropp; grandchildren, Brian, […]

 
 

Lombard/Villa Park obituaries—November 24

ROBERT B. BRUNTON Robert Bruce Brunton, 76, of Lombard passed away Friday, November 18, 2022. Beloved husband of Carol, née Rade; loving father of Jamie (Jim) DeLuca and Glenn (Jane Mocarski) Brunton; devoted grandfather of Adam and Ryan DeLuca, and Henrietta and Edith Brunton; fond brother of the late Richard […]