Lorraine B. Cederholm, 83, of Princeton, Wis., formerly of Villa Park, died Thursday, Nov. 16, 2006 in Princeton.
A Mass of Christian burial was held Saturday, Nov. 18, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Princeton, with the Rev. Dale Grubba officiating. A Mass of Christian burial was also held Monday, Nov. 20, at St. Alexander's Catholic Church in Villa Park. Interment was at Chapel Hill Gardens West Cemetery in Oakbrook Terrace.
Mrs. Cederholm was the mother of Fred, Nancy (Art Hartwig) Cederholm and Janet (William) Walsh; grandmother of three; great-grandmother of one; sister of Florence (Richard) Hart; sister-in-law of Allen (Rita) Cederholm; and aunt, relative and friend of many. She was preceded in death by her parents, Walter and Stella Zinda; and husband, Harry.
Mrs. Cederholm and her husband ran their own catering business, Cederholm Catering Service, in Villa Park for 25 years. She was later a caterer for the Green Lake Center in the Princeton area and was also the head librarian for the Princeton Public Library, where she also served as director for 20 years.
Mrs. Cederholm was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Rosary Sodality, Friends of the Library, the historical society and Princeton 21, all of Princeton; and was president of the women's club. She helped build the new public library, and received the Wisconsin Federation Library Citizenship Award for the Woman of the Year in 1984.
Memorials to Hospice Hope, Princeton Friends of the Library Building Fund, or St. John's Catholic Church would be appreciated.
Arrangements were made by Wachholz and Sons Funeral Home in Princeton.
Raymond V. Dalton, 87, of Lombard, formerly of Glen Ellyn, died Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2006 at Lexington Health Care in Lombard.
Funeral services were held Friday, Nov. 17, at the Maple Street Chapel in Lombard. Interment was at Union Ridge Cemetery in Chicago.
Mr. Dalton was the husband of Florence; father of Carol (Anthony) Fojtik of Villa Park, Mimi (Casey) Garncarz, Dawn (Dan) Aderholt of Lombard and Dick (Jean); stepfather of Joan (Robert) Gullborg and Judy Carlson; grandfather of 14; great-grandfather of many; and boyhood friend of Nick Delgado. He was preceded in death by his sons, William and Raymond.
Mr. Dalton was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served during World War II in the European Theatre in the Signal Corps, as an aircraft-warning plotter. He had recently worked for Schuham "Ace" in Glen Ellyn for over 20 years. He was a Chicago Bears fan, loved to dance with his wife, and was very proud of his Irish heritage.
Memorials to First Church of Lombard, 220 S. Main St., Lombard, IL 60148, would be appreciated.
Arrangements were made by Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard.
Carol Frieden Drennan, 53, of Lombard, died Sunday, Nov. 12, 2006.
A memorial service will be held Sunday, Dec. 3, at Calvary Episcopal Church, 135 W. Maple St., Lombard.
Mrs. Drennan was a longtime resident of Lombard and was the former Willowbrook High School theater director and an English teacher.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Lupus Foundation of America, P.O. Box 631047, Baltimore, MD 21263-1047, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org would be appreciated.
Robert W. Lucas, 71, of Lombard, died Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2006 in Lombard.
A memorial gathering and Mass were held Saturday, Nov. 18, at St. Pius X Catholic Church in Lombard. Interment was private.
Mr. Lucas was the husband of Dorothy; father of Tom (Mary Ann), Jim (Connie) and Joan (Larry) Burger; grandfather of four; brother of Marilee (Don) Hanson; and relative and friend of many.
Mr. Lucas loved to golf, was a volunteer for many years at the Lombard YMCA, enjoyed fishing and helped build the log cabin in Lombard.
Memorials to CNS Hospice, 690 E. North Ave., Carol Stream, IL 60188, would be appreciated.
Arrangements were made by Brust Villa Park Funeral Home, 305 S. Princeton.
Deborah Ann McCafferty, 42, of Winfield, died Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2006 at Winfield Wood Healthcare Center.
Funeral services were held Monday, Nov. 20, at Toon Funeral Home in Downers Grove. Interment was at Clarendon Hills Cemetery in Darien.
Ms. McCafferty was the sister of Sandra (Reed) Cook and Ronald (Kathleen), daughter of C. Ronald (Suzanne) and Betsy Karalis of Lombard, and aunt of one.
Ms. McCafferty was employed as a food server with the Marriott Corp.
Memorials to the Epilepsy Foundation, 8301 Professional Place, Andover, MD 20785; or Winfield Wood Health Care Center, 28W1414 Liberty, Winfield, IL 60190, would be appreciated.
Louise K. "Michelle" Michelotti, nee Kruse, 82, of Carol Stream, died Thursday, Nov. 16, 2006 at Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Nov. 18, at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard. Interment was private.
Mrs. Michelotti was the mother of Kathleen L. (Ken) Nelson of Lombard, grandmother of two, and great-grandmother of one. She was preceded in death by her son, Nick L.
Mrs. Michelotti grew up on the North Side of Chicago, graduated from Steinmetz High School in 1942, and built airplanes at Douglas Airfield during World War. She resided in Elmhurst from 1959-78, and then in Carol Stream for almost 30 years. She was the owner of Michelle's Cove gift store for 12 years, first in Carol Stream and then in Bloomingdale.
Mrs. Michelotti was also a former hostess at the Paradise restaurant in Elmhurst, currently worked at Sassy's Dress Shop in Bloomingdale for the last 12 years, was a member of the Carol Stream VFW Woman's Auxiliary #2164, and was an avid Bears fan.
John W. Nichols, of Elmhurst, died Friday, Nov. 17, 2006 in Elmhurst.
Funeral services will be held today, Nov. 22, at Steuerle Funeral Home, 350 S. Ardmore Ave., Villa Park. Interment is at Mt. Emblem Cemetery in Elmhurst.
Mr. Nichols was the lifelong companion of Jeanette "Jay" Forbes; father of Scot (Mily) and John V. (Barbara); brother of Gloria (Harold) Penny and Connie (Bill) McGann; grandfather of many; and extended family member of Patricia (Russ) Castiglia, Judi (Jim) Davidson, Jim Forbes and Linda (Dave) Servatius. He was preceded in death by his brother, Chester (Margaret) Nichols.
Mr. Nichols was a 50-year resident of Elmhurst, and was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, having served during World War II.
Memorials to the American Cancer Society, DuPage Chapter, 1891 S. Meyers Road, Suite 100, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181, would be appreciated.