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Archive: Dec 2016

  1. Michael T. Endres


    Michael T. Endres, passed away suddenly December 27, 2016.  He is survived by his loving wife Gayle nee Finch; cherished father of Michael (Ellen), Geoffrey, Jessica, David (Ashley), Seth (Anna) and Stephanie; beloved grandfather of four. Michael had a lifetime love of science, the natural world, and doting on his grandchildren. In lieu of flowers memorials in Michael’s name may be made to either; Aquinas College Scholarship Fund 1607 Robinson Rd. SE Grand Rapids, MI 49506 or St. Scholastica Charitable Fund 7800 Janes Ave., Woodridge, IL 60517. Memorial visitation Friday December 30 from 3-8 P.M. at West Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services 39 N. Cass Ave., Westmont., with Memorial Services at 8 P.M. A Memorial Mass will be held Saturday December 31, 2016 at 10 A.M. at Scholastica Church 7800 Janes Ave., Woodridge. Info 630-852-8000 or

  2. Hugh Allen Mossell


    Hugh Allen Mossell, age 63, passed away suddenly, December 20, 2016 at his home in Petersburg, IL, formerly resided in Westmont. Born January 31, 1953 in Chicago, IL. Beloved husband of Jo Ann nee Schuster; loving father of Grant and Michael Mossell; dear step-father of Kelly (Ricky) Schnell and Ryan Davie; special grandfather of Max Schnell; devoted son of the Marilynn Mossell; dearest brother of Holly Wealer of Hannibal, MO, Heather (Raymond) Rowswell of New Lenox, IL, Hillary Mossell of Hannibal MO, Hope Cathelyn of Braidwood, IL, and Henry Mossell of Frankfort, IL; fond uncle of many nieces and nephews; and his beloved dog Daisy, preceded in death by his father  Henry and his brother Hunt. Hugh was employed at Argonne National laboratories as a precision machinist for 26 years. He was an avid fisherman and loved his Harley, woodworking, boating, stained glass and gardening. Funeral Services Tuesday December 27, 2016, at Noon, at West Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services 39 N. Cass Ave., Westmont. Visitation Tuesday from 10 A.M. till Noon. Interment private. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the American Heart Assoc. 208 S. La Salle St., Ste 1500 Chicago, IL 60604 or Menard Animal Protection. Info 630-852-8000 or



  3. William “Billy” Marchetti

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    William E. “Billy” Marchetti, age 66, at rest December 16, 2016 at his home in Darien, IL. Proud Vietnam veteran. Beloved husband of Linda nee Caputo; loving dad of Deanna (Matt) Suklowsky, William (Kim) and Anthony (Sara); devoted papa of Sofia, Benjamin, Alex, Logan, Leland, Luke and Noah; dear son-in-law of Alice (the late Pat) Caputo; lifelong best friend of Pat Tomaselli; dearest baby brother of Charlene (the late Lenny) Lewandowski, Mary (Robert) Marino, Nancy (Peter) Pennino and the late Donna (the late Frank) Ritacco and the late Michael (Connie) Marchetti; special brother-in-law of Pat (Kim) Caputo, Diane (Mark) Marola and Mark (Ann) Caputo; preceded in death by his parents Paul and Frances; fond uncle of many nieces and nephws, godfather to many. Billy was deeply devoted to Darien VFW Post #2838. They were truly brothers in arms. Funeral Tuesday December 20, at 9 A.M. from Russo’s Hillside Chapels 4500 W. Roosevelt Rd, Hillside (Anthony P. Cappetta & Son Directors) to Our Lady of Peace Church, Darien, Mass 10 A.M. Interment private.  Visitation Monday 3-9 P.M. with military services at 7 P.M. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Darien VFW Post 2838  PO Box 955 Westmont, IL  60559 or American Brain Tumor Assoc. 8550 W. Bryn Mawr Ste. 550 Chicago, Il 60631. Info 630-852-8000.

  4. Randell “Randy” L. Glidewell

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    Randell “Randy” L. Glidewell, age 62, at rest December 12 at his home in Westmont. Beloved husband of Vicky Basile; loving father of Michael and Catherine (Greg) Frer; devoted grandfather of Cathryn, Alexandra and Rebecca; dearest brother of David Glidewell, Cathy Williams and the late Judy Bates; fond uncle of Senna, Angie, David, Carey, Richard, Rachel, Shannon, Elizabeth, Drew, Ashley, Bobbiann and Brandy. Memorial Services Friday December 16, 2016 at 8 P.M. at West Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services 39 N. Cass Ave., Westmont. Memorial Visitation Friday from 4-8 P.M. Interment private. Info 630-852-8000 or

  5. Anne “Mickey” Haws

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    Anne “Mickey” Haws nee Gerg, of Westmont, age 86, at rest December 13, 2016, at Abbington Healthcare in Roselle. Loving mother of Leesa (the late Michael) Daly and the late Patrick Haws; devoted grandmother of Jason, Tifanie, Holly, Derek and Michael; dear great grandmother of Devon and William. Mickey was a faithful volunteer at Good Samaritan Hospital. Memorial Services Monday December 19, 2016 at 8 P.M. at West Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Visitation from 6 P.M. till time of services. Interment private. Info 630-852-8000 nor