David Michael Russell, 31, of St. Louis Park, Minn., died Thursday, Feb. 10, 2005.
Funeral services were held Monday, Feb. 14, at First Lutheran Church of St. Louis Park; and a memorial Mass was held Thursday, Feb. 17, at St. Pius X Catholic Church in Lombard. Interment was at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.
Mr. Russell was the husband of Jennifer, son of Jack, brother of Jim of Villa Park, nephew of Pat Cortopassi and James and Marilyn Kramer, and cousin of the Kramers and Cortopassis. He was preceded in death by his mother, Patricia Russell; grandparents, Frank and Leslie Kramer and James and Tressa Russell; great-aunt, Iola Snyder; and mother-in-law, Mary Flanke.
Mr. Russell was born in Elmhurst, attended St. Pius X, Jackson Junior High School and Willowbrook High School, and graduated from St. John's Military Academy in 1991. He was a 1996 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Stout, and worked as a general manager for Baha Fresh and Wendy's International. He enjoyed music and the Chicago Cubs.
Memorials in Mr. Russell's name to a charity of choice would be appreciated.
Arrangements were made by Huehns Funeral Home in Sturgeon Bay, Wis.
Evelyn K. Teteridge, nee Iser, 90, of Lexington Square, formerly of Brighton Park, Chicago, died Friday, Feb. 18, 2005 at Lexington Healthcare in Lombard.
Funeral services were held Monday, Feb. 21, at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard, with the Rev. Patrick Boomhower of St. John's Ev. Lutheran Church officiating. Entombment was at Concordia Mausoleum in Forest Park.
Mrs. Teteridge was the aunt of Thomas R. (Jean) Teterycz, James S. (Peggy) Teterycz and Barbara Ann (Robert) Estes; and great-aunt of John Paul Teterycz. She was preceded in death by her husband, Sigismund.
Mrs. Teteridge was a resident of Lexington Square in Lombard for over seven years. She had retired in 1977 from Western Electric, where she had worked as an inspection supervisor.
Frances D. Allbright, nee Durham, 89, of Lombard, formerly of LaGrange, died Sunday, Sept. 17, 2000 at Beacon Hill Health Center in Lombard.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Oct. 7, at Beacon Hill in Lombard, with Rev. Robin Currie officiating. Interment was private.
Mrs. Allbright was the sister of Ernestine (John) Morrisey and Betty (Ernest) Cox; aunt, great-aunt, and great-great-aunt of many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Meredith; sisters, Janice Parker and Rebecca (Eric) Smith; and brother-in-law, James Parker.
Mrs. Allbright lived in LaGrange for 59 years before moving to Beacon Hill in 1983. She was one of the original residents of Beacon Hill, where she was head of the Beacon Hill Crafters Group, organized "Saturday Night at the Movies," taught AARP reminiscence classes, sang with the "Hilltoppers" and worshiped and had Bible study with her Beacon Hill neighbors.
Mrs. Allbright was a handwriting analyst and spent much of her life promoting graphology. She was founder and past president (1973-75 and 1985-87) of the American Association of Handwriting Analysis and had taught handwriting analysis at Lyons Township Junior College and in her home. She was past president of the West Cook County Girl Scouts and a past president of the 6th District of the Illinois Federation of Women's Clubs. She was a longtime member of the Women's Auxiliary of the American Legion Robert E. Coulter Post in LaGrange.
Memorials to the Salvation Army would be appreciated.
Freda Cutshall, 90, of Pennsylvania, formerly of Lombard, died Thursday, Sept. 21, 2000 at Main Line Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Malvern, Pa.
Funeral services were private.
Mrs. Cutshall was the mother of Arlene C. Rengert and Alden Cutshall Jr., and grandmother of eight. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alden Sr.; and parents, Lillia and George Dolton.
Mrs. Cutshall lived in Lombard from 1948-97. In the 1950s she and her family spent two years living in the Philippines. She was a 50-year member of the First United Methodist Church of Lombard, and transferred her membership to Grove United Methodist Church when she moved to Pennsylvania. She enjoyed gardening and canning vegetables, as well as considerable church activity.
Memorials to Grove United Methodist Church, 490 W. Boot Road, West Chester, PA 19380 would be appreciated.
Arrangements were made by Founds Funeral Home, West Chester.
Dorothy Eber, nee Fitzgibbon, 75, of Villa Park, died Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2000.
Funeral services were held on Thursday, Sept. 28, with prayers from Knollcrest Funeral Home, 1500 S. Meyers Road, Lombard, to Mass at St. Pius X. Catholic Church, Lombard. Interment was at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside.
Mrs. Eber was the mother of Fred (Noreen), John (Fran), Faith (Rob) Skrocki and Thomas (Bridget); grandmother of 11; great-grandmother of five; sister of Sister Mary Norette Fitzgibbon, BVM and Catherine Horan; aunt of many nieces and nephews; and friend of many. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry; sisters, Norine Morrison and Joan Fitzgibbon; brothers-in-law, Gordon Morrison and Fred (Elaine) Ebert; and sister-in-law, Erna (Peter) Jaeger.
Memorials to the Catholic Campaign for Human Development, and or the 8th Day Center for Justice would be appreciated.
Helen M. Fischer, 76, of Naperville, formerly of Villa Park, died Monday, Sept. 25, 2000 at RML Specialty Hospital in Hinsdale.
Funeral services were held on Thursday, Sept. 28, at Steuerle Funeral Home, 350 S. Ardmore Ave., Villa Park. Interment was private.
Mrs. Fischer was the mother of Jeffrey, Priscilla (Dan) Blagaich and Paul (Donna); sister of Sue DeForest; and aunt of many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert M.; son, Robert; and brother-in-law, Grant DeForest.
Mrs. Fischer was a homemaker.
Phyllis Fritsch, 56, of Marquett, Mich., formerly of Villa Park, died Monday, Oct. 2, 2000 in Marquette.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, Oct. 6, at Steuerle Funeral Home, 350 S. Ardmore Ave., Villa Park. Interment will be at Chapel Hill Gardens West, Oakbrook Terrace.
Mrs. Fritsch was the wife of Hank, mother of Peter, grandmother of two, and sister of Victor DeWindt.
Mrs. Fritsch was a former member of Harvard Avenue Bible Church in Villa Park.
Eugene A. Gaus, 90, of Wheaton and formerly of Villa Park, died Sunday, Oct. 1, 2000 at Westbridge at Wyndemere in Wheaton.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Oct. 5, at Hultgren Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St., Wheaton. Interment is at Chapel Hill Gardens West, Oakbrook Terrace.
Mr. Gaus was the father of Gertrude (Robert) Klett of Lombard, Virginia (Richard) Vernon and Eleanor (Robert) Beine; grandfather of six; and great-grandfather of 12. He was preceded in death by his wife, Elsie.
Mr. Gaus was a resident of Wheaton and a former resident of Villa Park for 55 years.
Memorials to the Billy Graham Association, P.O. Box 9313, Minneapolis, MN 55440 would be appreciated.