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Archive: Mar 2018

  1. Bernice F. Ehlert

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    Bernice F. Ehlert (nee Soukup), age 81, of Woodridge, IL, at rest March 26, 2018. Born December 5, 1936 in La Crosse, WI to the late John and Hildegarde Soukup. Beloved wife of Sidney; loving mother of Jennifer Ehlert; devoted grandmother of Dustin; dearest sister of John Soukup, Bonnie Curt, Brenda Coburn, Raylene Wood, Marlene Dwyer and the late Delphine Bruce; dear aunt and friend to many. Memorial Mass at St Scholastica Church in Woodridge, Date and time pending. Interment private. Arrangements entrusted to West Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Westmont.  Info 630-852-8000 or

  2. Robert S. Schramm

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    Robert S. Schramm, age 92, at rest March 21, 2016 at his home in Wichita, Kansas. Former resident of Hinsdale and Downers Grove, IL. Born  March 1, 1926 in Hinsdale, IL to the late Ervin and Hazel Schramm. Beloved husband of the late Arline (nee Kozeluh); beloved father of Jeffrey (Brenda) and the late Susan Williams; devoted grandfather of 4, great grandfather of 6; dearest brother of Joan Chandler and the late Norman and Donald Schramm and Jean Brett. Graveside Services Wednesday April 11, 2018 at 11 A.M., at Zion Lutheran Cemetery Oak Brook, IL., Pastor Jay Klein, officiating. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice 313 S. Market, Wichita, KS 67202. Arrangements entrusted to West Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Westmont. Info 630-852-8000 or

  3. Kevin J. McKenna

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    Kevin J. McKenna, of Plainfield IL, at rest, suddenly, March 10, 2018. Kevin served his country honorably in the United States Army. Beloved son of Mary and Harris Barbier; loving brother of Mary, Michael, Tim (Colette), Chuck (Susan), Rob (Kim) and Jim (Marianne). Kevin was preceded in death by his father Jerome McKenna, sister Patti Sue and nephew Keegan. Memorial Mass Thursday March 15, 2018 at 3:30 P.M. at St. Peter Catholic Church 1891 Kaneville Rd., Geneva, IL 60134. There will be a Celebration of Life reception at St. Andrews Golf and Country Club 2241 Rte. 59, West Chicago, IL. on Thursday March 15 from 5-8 P.M. Military Funeral Honors and Interment will take place Wednesday March 21 at 1 P.M. at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, 20953 W. Hoff Road Elwood, IL. Donations in memory of Kevin may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project at Arrangements entrusted to west Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Westmont, IL. Info 630-852-8000 or

  4. Jeanne Houha-Berg

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    Jeanne Houha-Berg, age 90, at rest March 3, 2018. Preceded in death by her loving husband Jim Berg, beloved sister Carol Murray and her brother Len Houha. Survived by nieces Caryn and Eileen, nephew Bob and many grandnieces and nephews. Friends and family are asked to meet Tuesday March 6, 2018 at Divine Infant Church 1601 Newcastle, Westchester for a 10 AM Funeral Mass. Interment private. Please omit flowers. Arrangements entrusted to West Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Info 630-852-8000 or

  5. Robert Rehn

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    Robert Rehn, age 95, of Clarendon Hills, IL., at rest February 22, 2018. Born June 14, 1925 in Lanse, Michigan to Rudolph and Allsion Rehn. Beloved husband of Jindriska (nee Pacltova). Proud WW II United States Navy veteran. Mr. Rehn was a flight instructor at O’Hare Airport for 61 years. Visitation Monday February 26, 2018 from 2-4 P.M. at West Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services 39 N. Cass Ave., Westmont. Interment private. Info 630-852-8000 or

  6. Virginia Schlegel

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    Virginia Schlegel (nee Migas), age 82, at rest February 28, 2018 at Burgess Square Healthcare in Westmont, IL. Longtime resident of the Downers Grove area. Born July 4, 1935 in Blue Island, IL to Anthony and Olga Migas. Beloved wife of the late Kenneth; loving mother of Ken Jr. (Carol), Anthony (Nicole) and the late Richard; devoted grandmother of Ava. Interment private. Info 630-862-8000 or