Celebrity Obituaries

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  • Vlasta Malina, 91

    January 17, 2018

    Vlasta Malina, 91, January 17, 2018, lifetime resident of southwest side of Chicago, of Archer Heights neighborhood, loving mother of Martin (Mary) Aseves, Ann (Mark) Fisher, Frank (Pat) Aseves, and Richard (Margarita...


  • Joaquin Muñoz Obituary Photo
    Joaquin Muñoz Chicago, Illinois

    January 16, 2018

    Joaquin Muñoz, Jr., 39, January 16, 2018, lifetime resident of southwest side of Chicago- Brighton Park neighborhood; cherished son of Maria Guadalupe Muñoz and the recently deceased, Joaquin Muñoz, Sr.; dearly ...


  • Emma  Aguilar Obituary Photo
    Emma Aguilar, 89 Chicago, Illinois

    January 16, 2018

    Emma Aguilar, 89, at rest January 16, 2018, longtime resident of Pilsen and Marquette Park neighborhoods. Beloved wife of the recently deceased Valente Picazo Aguilar; loving daughter of the late Geronimo and Angela...


  • Antioco  Enrique Armenta Obituary Photo
    Antioco Enrique Armenta, 69 Chicago, Illinois

    January 12, 2018

    Ha fallecido en la ciudad de Chicago el 12 de Enero de 2018, a los 69 años de edad, el señor Antioco “Enrique” Armenta rodeado de sus seres queridos. Deja a su queridísima esposa de 45 años, Irene...


  • Lawrence "Larry Bear" Lewandowski, 66 Chicago, Illinois

    December 25, 1951 - January 8, 2018

    Lawrence "Larry Bear" Lewandowski, Age 66, passed away peacefully in his sleep. Larry was born into this world on December 25, 1951 and was born into eternity on January 8, 2018. Dearly beloved husband of Bernice ...


  • James W. Daly Obituary Photo
    James W. Daly, 93 Chicago, Illinois

    February 2, 1924 - January 7, 2018

    James W. Daly, Sr., 93, January 7, 2018, dearly beloved husband of the late Rose Godfrey Daly; devoted father of Martin (Maureen) Daly, James W. (Eileen) Daly, Jr., Michael (Joan) Daly, late John (Sheila) Daly, Timothy ...


  • Jose I.  Torres Obituary Photo
    Jose I. Torres, 80 Chicago, Illinois

    January 6, 2018

    Jose I. Torres, 80, January 6, 2018, longtime resident of the southwest side of Chicago, Garfield Ridge neighborhood; dearly beloved husband of Maria Torres; cherished father of Patricia Torres, Caroline Torres, and...


  • Oscar Alejandro Valenzuela, 25 Chicago, Illinois

    January 6, 2018

    Oscar Alejandro Valenzuela, 25, January 6, 2018, lifetime resident of of the Southwest side of Chicago-West Lawn neighborhood, dearly beloved son of Jose A. and Irma M. Armijo Valenzuela; loving brother of Kevin...


  • Etanislao Vazquez Obituary Photo
    Etanislao Vazquez Chicago, Illinois

    December 27, 2017

    Etanislao Vazquez, 88, December 27, 2017, longtime resident of the southwest side of Chicago, of West Elsdon neighborhood, devoted father of Luz Maritza (Ezequiel), Nancy Vazquez-Caban (Roberto) and Anthony (Helen)...


  • Javier P. Solorio Obituary Photo
    Javier P. Solorio Chicago, Illinois

    December 24, 2017

    Javier P. Solorio, 71, died Christmas Eve, December 24, 2017, resident of Chicago, but Tizapan El Alto, Jalisco, Mexico is where his heart belonged. Beloved husband of Esperanza, nee Coronado; loving father of...


  • Collin  Daniel Rafferty Obituary Photo
    Collin Daniel Rafferty Illinois

    December 18, 2017

    Collin Daniel Rafferty, 22, December 18, 2017, dearly beloved son of Erin E. Harrison and Kevin J. Rafferty; fun loving brother of Lauren Harrison and Kevin O. Rafferty; cherished by his lovely girlfriend, "His Becca...


  • Lydia J. Cohen, 93 Peoria

    December 17, 2017

    Lydia J. Cohen, nee Goodman, 93, December 17, 2017, beloved wife of the late Nathan Z. Cohen; devoted mother of Marvin (Linda) Cohen, Barry (Karen) Cohen and Fred (Carlene) (the late Linda) Cohen; loving grandmother of...


  • Marcella M. ( nee Auburn) Kloc, 89

    December 16, 2017

    Marcella M. Kloc, nee Auburn, 89, December 16, 2017, beloved wife of the late Chester; preceded in death by her son, Kenneth (Martha) Kloc; loving mother of Marcella (Thomas) Svec and Sharon Kloc; cherished...


  • Julie Dorencz Obituary Photo
    Julie Dorencz, 81

    December 12, 2017

    Julie Dorencz, nee Jacecko, 81, December 12, 2017, longtime resident of of the Southwest side of Chicago--Clearing neighborhood, beloved wife of the late Thomas F. Dorencz; devoted mother of Ken (Janet) Dorencz,...


  • Phillip  C. Urasky Obituary Photo
    Phillip C. Urasky, 91 Chicago, Illinois

    December 11, 2017

    Phillip C. Urasky, 91, of Chicago, IL, passed away on December 11, 2017. Beloved husband of Carolyn, nee Klaric. Cherished father of Phillip Urasky, Bruce (Karen Frohman) Urasky, William (Denise) Urasky, Laura (Scott)...


  • Rita Soto Obituary Photo
    Rita Soto, 70 Chicago, Illinois

    December 11, 2017

    Rita M. Soto, nee DeCaro, 70, December 11, 2017, lifelong resident of the southwest side of Chicago, of Clearing neighborhood, dearly beloved wife of Richard Soto, Sr.; devoted mother of Richard Soto, Jr., CPD (Terese...


  • Christina A.  Thomas-Wilson, C.P.D. Obituary Photo
    Christina A. Thomas-Wilson, C.P.D., 48 Chicago, Illinois

    December 6, 2017

    Christina A. Thomas-Wilson, nee Varkalis, C.P.D., 48, December 6, 2017, lifelong resident of the southwest side of Chicago- Garfield Ridge neighborhood, beloved wife of David Wilson and the late Robert Thomas; ...


  • William   Joseph "Billy" Swan Obituary Photo
    William Joseph "Billy" Swan Crestwood, Illinois

    December 1, 2017

    William Joseph "Billy" Swan, 30, December 1, 2017, of Crestwood, IL, dearly beloved son of Michelle F. Swan, nee Hisson, and the late David Paul Swan, CCSPD; loving father of Makayla Swan; fond brother of Daniel David...


  • James Gordon Cameron Obituary Photo
    James Gordon Cameron Illinois

    November 30, 2017

    James Gordon Cameron, November 30, 2017, formerly of Chicago, Back of the Yards neighborhood, recent 15 years in Wisconsin. Beloved husband of Joan Cameron, nee Novack. Cherished father of Janette (Daniel) Blake, James...


  • Israel  Vega Obituary Photo
    Israel Vega, 67 Chicago, Illinois

    November 29, 2017

    Israel Vega, 67, November 29, 2017, longtime resident of the south and southwest sides of Chicago, of Ashburn neighborhood. Beloved husband of the late Mary. Devoted father of Mikey Vega (deceased), Daniel Vega and...


  • Ronald Polchlopek, 62 Illinois

    November 27, 2017

    Ronald Polchlopek, 62, November 27, 2017, lifetime resident of the southwest side of Chicago-of Clearing neighborhood, beloved son of the late Walter and Clara Fein Polchlopek; loving brother of Gary Polchlopek....


  • Robert G. Zarach Obituary Photo
    Robert G. Zarach Chicago, Illinois

    November 23, 2017

    Robert G. Zarach, 84, November 23, 2017, dearly beloved husband of the late Ann B. Zarach, nee Berzanskis (2009); devoted father of Nancy Ann Zarach, Dr. Robert J. Zarach, D.C., and the late Richard F. Zarach; dear...


  • Alma Lopez Obituary Photo
    Alma Lopez Chicago, Illinois

    November 21, 2017

    Alma Lopez, 66, longtime resident of southwest side of Chicago, of Marquette Park neighborhood, beloved daughter of Xavier De León Reyes and the late Cristina Lopez; loving sister of Xavier De León, Leticia De León...


  • Carl F. Zielinski Obituary Photo
    Carl F. Zielinski Chicago, Illinois

    November 16, 2017

    Carl F. Zielinski, 95, November 16, 2017. Beloved husband of the late Josephine V. Zielinski, nee Wozniczka; devoted father of Paul J. (Irene Lopez) Zielinski, Sr.; loving grandfather of Carl, Paul Jr. and Hannah ...


  • Gonzalo Cipres, 85 Chicago, Illinois

    November 14, 2017

    Gonzalo Cipres, 85, November 14, 2017, longtime resident of the southwest side of Chicago, of Garfield Ridge neighborhood, beloved husband of Brumilda, nee Solorzano; devoted father of Martha (Salvador, C.F.D.-retired...