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  • Robert F. Coit Obituary Photo
    Robert F. Coit, 75 New Lenox, Illinois

    June 8, 1943 - June 13, 2018

    Robert F. Coit Age 75, a longtime resident of New Lenox, formerly of Canaryville, passed away peacefully on June 13, 2018 at his home with his family by his side. Loving husband of Eileen (O'Malley) Coit; beloved...


  • Rose M. Gandurski Obituary Photo
    Rose M. Gandurski Cape Coral, Florida

    June 6, 2018

    Rose M. Gandurski (Venezio) Age 94, a resident of Cape Coral, Florida, formerly of New Lenox, Oak Lawn, and Chicago, IL. Passed away on June 6, 2018 with her family at her side. Beloved wife of the late Frank Gandurski;...


  • Martha Mae Hoffmann, 83 New Lenox, Illinois

    November 10, 1934 - June 1, 2018

    Martha Mae Hoffmann Martha "Murph" Hoffmann, spouse of long-time New Lenox physician Dieter Hoffmann, passed away in Lemont, Illinois on Friday, June 1st. Martha was born at Dallas Pike in Triadelphia, West...


  • Kelly M. Hayes Obituary Photo
    Kelly M. Hayes, 43 New Lenox, Illinois

    October 13, 1974 - May 18, 2018

    Kelly M. Hayes, Age 43, a resident of New Lenox, passed away on Friday, May 18, 2018. Loving mother of Jonathon Hayes; dear sister of Concettina (Edward) Lawler, Melissa (David) Oesterreich, and John Jr. (Amanda) Hayes....


  • Charles H. Putts, 91 New Lenox, Illinois

    November 27, 1926 - May 17, 2018

    Charles H. Putts, 91, of New Lenox, died May 17, 2018. He was retired from Caterpillar of Joliet and a member of St. Jude's Catholic Church in New Lenox. Charles is survived by his wife, Lou Ann (nee McDonald); daughter...


  • Robert J. Hoffman, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Robert J. Hoffman, Jr., 37 Huntley, Illinois

    September 3, 1980 - May 9, 2018

    Robert J. "Bob" Hoffman Jr. 37, formerly of Mokena, passed away Wednesday, May 9, 2018. Loving son of Gina (Steve) Blazek and Robert (Annie) Hoffman Sr; dear brother of Michelle Blazek; beloved grandson of Beverley...


  • Clarence P. Greenman, Jr., 83 New Lenox, Illinois

    September 10, 1934 - May 8, 2018

    Clarence P. Greenman Jr. Beloved husband of the late Grace E. (nee Adams) Greenman passed away Tuesday, May 08, 2018. Private services were held.


  • D. Stanton Korista Obituary Photo
    D. Stanton Korista, 77 New Lenox, Illinois

    November 19, 1940 - May 8, 2018

    D.Stanton Korista (Stan) passed away peacefully in his New Lenox home with his family at his side on May 8th, 2018. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Joyce Korista (nee Swedell), his children Kirk Thomas Korista ...


  • Robert H. Moore Obituary Photo
    Robert H. Moore, 82 New Lenox, Illinois

    November 9, 1935 - April 30, 2018

    Robert H. Moore Age 82, a resident of New Lenox, passed away on Monday, April 30, 2018. Beloved husband of Joan (Craig); loving father of Robert Jr. (Donna) Moore, Marianne (Gerry) Thomas, Michael (Lori) Moore,...


  • Richard "Dick" Yelnick Obituary Photo
    Richard "Dick" Yelnick, 80 Homer Glen, Illinois

    January 23, 1938 - April 25, 2018

    Richard "Dick" M. Yelnick Age 80, a resident of Homer Glen, passed away on Wednesday, April 25, 2018. Beloved husband of Lois (Konrath); loving father of Ann Marie (Neil) Yelnick-Foley, Michaeleen Yelnick-Francis,...


  • James J. Keane Obituary Photo
    James J. Keane, 81 Lockport, Illinois

    August 8, 1936 - April 25, 2018

    James J. Keane 81, of Lockport formerly of Orland Park, passed away Wednesday, April 25, 2018. Jim was born in Chicago to the late William and Katherine (nee Ryan) Keane. Beloved husband of Sue (nee Condon); loving...


  • Mary A. Fronek Obituary Photo
    Mary A. Fronek, 72 New Lenox, Illinois

    December 24, 1945 - April 23, 2018

    MARY A. FRONEK (OLSON) Age 72, of New Lenox, passed away, Monday, April 23rd, 2018 at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox. Mary is survived by her loving family, husband, Robert Fronek, children, Kimberlie...


  • Bruce E. Handorf Obituary Photo
    Bruce E. Handorf, 62 Braidwood, Illinois

    June 10, 1955 - April 21, 2018

    Bruce Edward Handorf 62, late of Braidwood, formerly of New Lenox, passed away Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Riverside Medical Center, Kankakee after a long and courageous battle against leukemia. Bruce was born June 10,...


  • Russell W. Doherty Obituary Photo
    Russell W. Doherty New Lenox, Illinois

    April 19, 2018

    Russell W. Doherty, 94, Veteran of WW II, US Army Air Corp. Beloved husband of the late Joan T. (nee Brogan). Loving father of Therese "Terri" (Dave) Barrett; proud grandpa of Kaleigh, Courtney, Colleen, Danny and...


  • Gary Lee Mathey Obituary Photo
    Gary Lee Mathey, 63 Orland Park, Illinois

    February 9, 1955 - April 19, 2018

    Gary Lee Mathey 63, of Orland Park, raised in Harvey, passed away Thursday, April 19, 2018 at his home with his family by his side. Loving husband of Vicki Mathey (Paolucci); beloved father of Melissa (Kurt) Kopinski;...


  • Richard Tere Miller Obituary Photo
    Richard Tere Miller, 63 New Lenox, Illinois

    August 23, 1954 - April 17, 2018

    Richard Tere Miller, age 63, passed away peacefully on Tuesday April 17, 2018. He was born on August 23, 1954 in New Jersey to Richard and Margaret Miller. Richard was a tender, loving husband to his wife Maria....


  • Horst A. Knopp, 83 New Lenox, Illinois

    July 21, 1934 - April 16, 2018

    Horst Arnold Knopp 83, of New Lenox, passed away Monday, April 16, 2018 at his home. Horst was born in Stettin, Germany to the late Paul and Gertrud (nee Lamp) Knopp. Beloved husband of Irmgard J. (nee Daunicht);...


  • Vincent W. Krippel Obituary Photo
    Vincent W. Krippel, 99 New Lenox, Illinois

    January 9, 1919 - April 14, 2018

    Vincent William Krippel 99, of New Lenox, passed away Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Joliet Area Hospice Home. Vincent was born in Emington, IL to the late William C. and Catherine (nee Turner) Krippel. Beloved husband...


  • Joann Painter Obituary Photo
    Joann Painter, 82 Joliet, Illinois

    September 9, 1935 - April 12, 2018

    Joann Painter 82, of Joliet, formerly of Melrose Park and Chicago, was born into eternal life on Thursday, April 12, 2018, Loving mother of Scott (Margaret) Painter, Sr., Frances (Tim) Ward and the late Patricia...


  • Emily Gawlik Obituary Photo
    Emily Gawlik, 94 Fort Myers, Florida

    November 16, 1923 - April 11, 2018

    Emily Tobiasz LaRoche Gawlik, age 94, died on April 11, 2018 in Fort Myers, Florida. From her birth in Chicago on November 16, 1923 to her death on Wednesday, she entertained people around her with humor and stories of...


  • Dorothy C. Michalowski Obituary Photo
    Dorothy C. Michalowski, 95 Mokena, Illinois

    May 19, 1922 - April 7, 2018

    Dorothy C. Michalowski Age 95, a resident of Mokena, IL passed away on Saturday, April 7, 2018. Loving mother of Janice (Jim), Mary, and Stephen (Dale); cherished grandmother of Dawn, Tracy (Tom), Dana (Vinnie), Mark,...


  • Larry Gordon  Crabb, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Larry Gordon Crabb, Sr., 69 New Lenox, Illinois

    October 31, 1948 - April 6, 2018

    Larry Gordon Crabb Sr. Age 69, a resident of New Lenox, passed away on Friday, April 6, 2018. Loving father of Todd (Amanda) Crabb, Amanda (Larry) Bishop, and Larry Jr. (Jackie) Crabb; cherished grandfather of James...


  • Sharon L Simnick Obituary Photo
    Sharon L Simnick, 77 Long Beach, Mississippi

    February 8, 1941 - April 5, 2018

    Sharon L. Simnick 77, of Long Beach, MS, formerly of Lockport and Dolton, died April 5, 2018, She is survived by her loving family; husband William "Bill" Simnick Sr.; children Linda Simnick and Dennis (Judi) Simnick;...


  • John E. Brynda Obituary Photo
    John E. Brynda, 84 New Lenox, Illinois

    September 24, 1933 - April 2, 2018

    John E. Brynda Age 84 years, of New Lenox Illinois died April 2, 2018, born September 24, 1933, in Chicago. He was the son of John and Irene, married to Mary Ann (Pat) in Chicago May 20, 1961, for 56 years. He was...


  • Beverly  I. Hartman Obituary Photo
    Beverly I. Hartman, 76 Crete, Illinois

    August 9, 1941 - April 1, 2018

    Beverly I. Hartman Age 76, a resident of Crete, formerly of Dolton, passed away on Sunday, April 1, 2018. Beloved wife of James Hartman; loving mother of Nancy (Timothy) Cunningham and David (Kelly) Hartman; cherished...