Edith H. Kaliebe (nee Wegeman), 100, of Villa Park, died Friday, April 9, 1999 at Burgess Square in Westmont.
Funeral services were held Monday, April 12, at Steuerle Funeral Home, 350 S. Ardmore Ave. in Villa Park, with Rev. Thomas Sanders officiating. Interment is at Mt. Emblem Cemetery in Elmhurst.
Mrs. Kaliebe was mother of Ted (Lois), Marilyn (the late Peter) Kristovich, Marlene (Robert) Weaver, and Robert (Cheryl); grandmother of 15; and great-grandmother of 16. She was preceded in death by her husband, Theodore; daughter, Carol; sisters Malita Vosse and Lorraine Blust; and brothers, Walter, Arnold, and Erwin Wegeman.
Mrs. Kaliebe was a homemaker.
Memorials would be appreciated to your favorite charity.
Alfred Lucas, 76, of Lexington, KY, formerly of Lombard, died Tuesday, April 6, 1999 in Lexington.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, April 15, at Steuerle Funeral Home, 350 S. Ardmore Ave. in Villa Park. Interment will be at Chapel Hill Gardens West.
Mr. Lucas was brother of Joe (Cora) and uncle of several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brother, Troy.
Mr. Lucas was a WWII veteran who served in the U.S. Army. He had retired from the factory where he had worked as a laborer.
Maria Palileo, M.D. (nee Cruz), 51, of Oak Brook, died Sunday, April 4, 1999 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, April 7, with prayers at Knollcrest Funeral Home, 1500 S. Main St. in Lombard, to Mass at Ascension of Our Lord Church with Rev. Dominick Cassidy officiating. Interment was private.
Dr. Palileo was wife of Edwin; mother of Carl, Maia, and Albert; daughter of Ines; sister of Daniel, Wilfredo (Linda), and Amadeo (Rosa Maria). She was preceded in death by her father, Amadeo.
Dr. Palileo was born on May 27, 1947 in the Philippines and was a physician.
Memorials would be appreciated to Maryville Academy, 1150 N. River Road, Des Plaines, IL 60016.
Mitchell Skolorzynski, 88, of Bolingbrook, formerly of Franklin Park, died Friday, April 9, 1999 at Meadowbrook Manor in Bolingbrook.
Funeral services were held Sunday, April 11, at Steuerle Funeral Home, 350 S. Ardmore Ave. in Villa Park. Interment was private.
Mr. Skolorzynski was father of Marianne (Gaylord) Murdaugh, Ronald (Carol), and Valerie (Joseph) Blaszczynski, grandfather of 11; great-grandfather of five; brother of Stanley (Kathryn) and Chester; and uncle of many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Antoinette.
Mr. Skolorzynski was a retired metal spinner for a manufacturing company.
Memorials would be appreciated to the Alzheimer's Association of Greater Chicagoland, 4709 Golf Road, Suite 1015, Skokie, IL 60076.
MARY LOU SMITH
Mary Lou Smith (nee Corliss), 71, formerly of Lombard, died Saturday, April 10, 1999 at Chateau Village Nursing Home in Willowbrook.
Memorial visitation will be held Friday, April 16, at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St. in Lombard. Interment will be private.
Mrs. Smith was mother of Terry (Nancy); grandmother of Ryan and Amy; and dear friend of Patrick Draine. She was preceded in death by her son, Greg.
Mrs. Smith was a resident of Lombard for 28 years. She was a beauty operator for 33 years and was former owner of Villa Original Coiffures in Villa Park. She had retired in 1993; and enjoyed collecting Hummels and knitting.
Memorials would be appreciated to the Cradle Society, 2049 Ridge Ave., Evanston, IL 60201-2794.
Ruth H. Wagner (nee Eller), 87, of Westmont, formerly of Berwyn, died Thursday, April 8, 1999 at Burgess Square Healthcare Center in Westmont.
Funeral services were held Monday, April 12, at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St. in Lombard, with Rev. David Price officiating. Interment was at Chapel Hill Gardens West in Oakbrook Terrace.
Mrs. Wagner was mother of Harold (Donna), Lora (Robert) Hemphill, and James; grandmother of six, great-grandmother of four, and sister of Verner (Thelma) Eller. She was preceded in death by her husband James, and five brothers and sisters.
Mrs. Wagner was a homemaker and had resided in Berwyn for 50 years. She moved to Westmont six years ago. She was a former member of Trinity United Methodist Church of Chicago, the Women's Society of World Service, and the Crusader Sunday School Class.
Memorials would be appreciated to Faith United Methodist Church, 815 S. Finley Road in Lombard, or Calvary United Methodist Church, 136 E. Highland Ave. in Villa Park.
Mark L. Wilson, 42, of Marion, formerly of Lombard, died Sunday, April 4, 1999 at home.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, April 7, at the Parker-Reedy Funeral Home in West Frankfort, Ill., with Pastor E. James Rivett officiating. Interment was at Morse Cemetery in Farmersville, Ky.
Mr. Wilson was father of Mark, Michael and Matthew; former husband of Debbie Elimon; son of Mari Wilson and Jim Sanders; brother of Troy, Todd, and Daryl VanAnrooy.
Mr. Wilson was born September 29, 1957, in Lombard where he was a resident for 20 years. After serving in the U.S. Army from 1975-1978, he moved to Marion where he worked as a correctional officer at the Marion Federal Prison.
George F. Berg, 86, of Darien, died Friday, Aug. 31, 1999 at Fairview Baptist Home, Downers Grove.
Funeral services were held Friday, Sept. 3, at Steuerle Funeral Home, 350 S. Ardmore Ave., Villa Park. Interment was private.
Mr. Berg was the husband of Madeline; father of Gail (the late Phillip) Heinking, and Terry (Chloe); grandfather of two; great- grandfather of two; and uncle of many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sister, Doree Edstrand.
Mr. Berg retired after 35 years with Sears Roebuck. He was a member of W.P.C.-N.I.R. Car Club and a member of the Chrysler 300 Clubs.
Memorials may be made to a favorite charity.