Karl H. Rieger, 92

Karl H. Rieger, 92

Karl H. Rieger, of Elmhurst, passed away recently at the age of 92. Beloved husband of Lorraine Rieger, nee Sampson; loving father of Mark (Chris) Rieger, Scott (Shirley) Rieger, Kent (Diane) Rieger, Laurel (Tim) Lohan, Lauren Rieger, and the late Glen Rieger; devoted grandfather of 15; great-grandfather of 34; fond […]


Lois D. Kaliebe, 91

Lois D. Kaliebe, nee Hinman, of Oakbrook Terrace, passed away peacefully on Oct. 31, 2017, at Elmhurst Hospital at the age of 91. She was born in Maywood, Illinois on June 4, 1926 to Frank and Mae Hinman. She lived for 42 years in Elmhurst and worked in the Elmhurst […]


KellyJaneKara Walker, 15

KellyJaneKara Walker (Kelly or Kara or KellyJane), age 15, of Elmhurst, passed away suddenly at home on Oct. 14, 2017. Kelly was in the class of 2020 at York Community High School where she was an A student and a member of the Swimming and Gymnastics teams, Chinese and Key […]


Christine T. Magnetta, 67

Christine T. Magnetta nee Marek, 67, of Elmhurst.  Beloved wife of John for 45 years; mother of Gina (Kevin) Geraldi and John Jr.; step-mother of Jeri Magnetta; grandmother of Sarah Geraldi; step-grandmother of Joseph Bernardi; sister of Barbara (Daniel) Melville.  Christine was the treasurer for the Visitation Ladies Bowling League […]


Marion Zimmerman, 97

Marion Zimmerman, 97

Marion Rose Zimmerman (nee Meyer), of Melrose Park, passed away on October 22, 2017, at the age of 97. Marion was born in Quincy on January 6, 1920 and was married to John Zimmerman on June 25, 1938. They were married for 60 years. Marion worked in the offices of […]


Michael K. Heinzel, 62

Michael K. Heinzel, 62, of Elmhurst, passed away recently at the age of 62.  Beloved husband of Margarita Heinzel; loving father of Christian Heinzel; dear son of Agnes and the late Paul; brother of Ronald (Stephany) Heinzel, Mark (Diane) Heinzel and Beth (Scott Bauer) Rock; uncle of Olivia Zwierski-Moran, Sam […]


Vera Zikuda, 94

Vera Zikuda nee Slepicka, of Naperville and formerly of Oak Brook, passed away recently at the age of 94. Beloved wife of the late Zdenek; beloved mother of Dennis (Claudia) Zikuda; grandmother of Mike (Nancy) Zikuda; great grandmother of Jennifer (Shawn) Chase and Sara and Nicholas Zikuda; great great grandmother […]


Robert “Bob” Glenn Haley

Robert Glenn Haley, “Bob”, Chicago-born, Elmhurst resident for over 65 years, passed peacefully away on October 19, 2017.  Survived by his loving wife Martha Haley; daughters Karen (the late Wes) Foster, Linda (Ron) Abrams and Barbara (Terry) O’Toole and predeceased by son David (Joni). He was blessed with six grandchildren Amalie (Rob) […]


Rosemarie L. Krieg, 82

Rosemarie L. Krieg, a 50-year resident of Villa Park passed away recently at the age of 82. Beloved wife of the late Billy Krieg. Loving mother of Carolyn Krieg, Beverly Givens and Peggy Krieg. Dearest grandmother of Michael, Christopher, Calvin, Sarah (William) Barnhart and Corey. Dear sister of the late […]


John S. Merlak Jr., 66

John S. Merlak Jr., of Villa Park, passed away recently at the age of 66. Beloved husband of Alice M., loving father of John J. (Ashley), fond brother of Cheryl (Jeff) Somers, Jeffrey (Mary), uncle and great uncle of many. Funeral service was held at Steuerle Funeral Home 350 S. […]