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Archive: Sep 2018

  1. Robert A. “Bob” Betka

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    Robert A. “Bob” Betka, age 63, of Westmont, IL, at rest September 17, 2018 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove, IL. Beloved father of Tomasina “Tomi” Schillaci and Cody Betka; devoted grandfather of Madison; loving son of the late Albert (Lida) Betka. Memorial Visitation Friday September 21, 2018 from 4-8 P.M. at West Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services 39 N. Cass Ave., Westmont. Memorial Service at 8 P.M. Interment private. In lieu of flowers donations to the family would be appreciated.  Info 630-852-8000 or www.westsuburbanfh.com

  2. Francisco “Dido” Rivas Jr.

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    Francisco “Dido” Rivas Jr., age 49, at rest September 17, 2018. Beloved husband of Isabel (nee Flores); loving father of Christina Salinas, Michael Pamonicutt, Vincent Jr, Corinna, Veronica and Daniel Martinez; devoted son of Michael (Mary) Olson and Francisco Rivas Sr.; dearest grandfather of Carlos, Javier, Martin, Roberto, Marcus, Rudy, Ashley, Monica, Arianna, Anai, Jaiden and Brooklyn; dear brother of Sarah, Sonya, Michaelene, Michael (Adriana) and Juana. Visitation Friday September 21, 2018 from 9 A.M. to 12 P.M. at West Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services 39 N. Cass Ave., Westmont. Funeral Services at 12 P.M. Interment private. Info 630-852-8000 or www.westsuburbanfh.com

  3. James R. Holmes

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    James R. Holmes, age 71, of Joliet,  at rest September 14, 2018 at Hines VA Hospital. Proudly served his country in the United States Army, during the Vietnam era. Born July 25, 1947 in Charleston, West Virginia to Ira and Elizabeth Holmes. Beloved father of Beverly Glass,  James and John Holmes and Alicia (Jason) Cunniff; loving grandfather of Anthony & Joshua Cunniff and Gabby, Jessica and Ceirra Holmes and Trey McKenzie. Memorial Visitation Thursday September 20, 2018 from 5-8 P.M. at West Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services 39 N. Cass Ave., Westmont. Interment private. Info 630-852-8000 or www.westsuburbanfh.com

  4. Raffella “Rae” DeChicio

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    Raffella “Rae” DeChicio (nee Porcelli), age 89, at rest September 12, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Joseph; loving mother of Donna (John) Renzi and Pat (Kim) DeChicio; devoted grandmother of Joseph (Stacy) Renzi, Valerie (Joshua) Hover and Michael DeChicio; devoted great grandmother of Arianna, Mia and Calder. Funeral Mass Saturday September 15, 2018 at 10 A.M. at Divine Infant Church, Westchester. Visitation from 9 A.M. till time of Funeral Mass. Entombment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Anthony P. Cappetta & Son Funeral Services. Info 630-707-0130 or www.anthonycappettafuneralservice.com

  5. Homer F. Hill

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    Homer Francis Hill, age 78, of Westmont, IL,  at rest September 11, 2018 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove. Proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corps.  Beloved husband of Lucille “Lu” (nee Basile); loving father of Nick (Nicole) Hill, Lisa (John) Medlen and the late Jeanine Gilmore; devoted grandfather of Justin, Jamison, Joseph, Natalie, Marley, Zachary, Dylan and Lexi; dearest great grandfather of Logan “Chicken”; dear brother of Mary Ellen Demos and the late Jerry Palumbo. Memorial Services Saturday September 15, 2018 at 7:00 P.M. at West Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services 39 N. Cass Ave., Westmont IL. Memorial  Visitation Saturday from 3 P.M. till time of services. Interment private. Info 630-852-8000 or nwww.westsuburbanfh.com

  6. Anne Foster Regnery

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    Anne Foster Regnery, age 71, at rest suddenly, September 2, 2018. Survived by daughter, Megan Martin; brothers William H. (Judy), Peter B. (Barbara) and Patrick (Debbie) Regnery; several nieces and nephews and numerous cousins. Preceded in death by her parents William and Elisabeth Regnery and a brother David Regnery. Memorial Services Friday September 14, 2018 11 A.M. at Grace Episcopal Church 120 E. 1st St, Hinsdale.

  7. Robert “Unc” Truhlar

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    Robert “Unc” Truhlar, age 80, at rest September 4, 2018 at his home in Berwyn, IL. Beloved husband of the late Marian (nee Zawacki); loving brother of Dolly Goss and the late James “Sonny” Truhlar, Connie Vanoni, Franny Tyk and Dorothy “Babe” Vacik; dear brother-in-law of Dorothy Schillaci and the late Richard and Donald Zawacki; adoring uncle, great-uncle and great great uncle to countless nieces and nephews. Funeral Friday September 7, 2018 9:15 A.M. from West Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services 39 N. Cass Ave., Westmont to St. Odilo Church, Berwyn for a 10 A.M. Funeral Mass. Entombment Woodlawn Mausoleum. Visitation Thursday 3-8 P.M. Info 630-852-8000 or www.westsuburbanfh.com

  8. Judith Lee Schoder

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    Judith Lee Schoder, age 63, at rest September 2, 2018 at Maple Glen Memory Care in Glen Ellyn, IL. Born December 21, 1954 in Battle Creek, Michigan to John and Elizabeth Schoder.  Beloved wife of the late Robert Gillis; loving sister of Jane (Mike) McBride, Tom, Mark (Debbie), Joyce, and Don (Kelly) Schoder, Jeanette (Tammy) Trestrail, Joanne (Roger) Deardoff and Jacquie Schoder; devoted aunt of Christopher, Jonathan, Jessica, Rebecca and Carmen. Judy loved outdoor activities and living in Olympia, Wa. She was an avid tennis player who played competitively in several womens’ leagues in addition to playing regularly with friends and family. She enjoyed the arts and liked to sew and weave. She participated in Girls Night out. Judy served her community in the State Health Department after earning her Masters of Science in Nursing from the University of Washington. A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday October 20, 2018 at 10:30 A.M. at St. Margaret Mary Church in Naperville, IL. Memorials may be made in Judy’s name to The Association of for Frontotemporal Degeneration (www.theaftd.org) Info 630-852-8000 or www.westsuburbanfh.com

  9. Bonnie L. Erdmann

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    Bonnie L. Erdmann, age 66, longtime Westmont resident, at rest August 30, 2018 at MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn. Born May 12, 1952 in Elmhurst, IL to Paul and Anna Erdmann.  Beloved mother of Patrick (Kelly) Larkin, Anisa (Dave) Miller, Raven, Pagen and Wade Larkin; loving sister of Donna Short and Janet Larson; fond aunt of nieces and nephews. Bonnie was a CNA and was employed with Aspired Living of Westmont. Interment private. Info 630-852-8000 or www.westsuburbanfh.com