Current Services

Linda J. Evans  -  76
  Private
Linda J. Evans (nee Stiles), 76, a 51 year resident of Elk Grove Village, formerly of Waponetka, OH; passed away peacefully August 19th, 2019. Linda was the beloved wife of Bill Evans for 54 years; cherished mother of Jenni (Thomas) Froelich, Billy (Jody) and James (Lauren) Evans; loving grandmother to Kevin, Jillian, Maxx, Woody, Finley, and Sullivan; dear sister of Marsha Mortimer and loving aunt to many nieces and nephews. Linda enjoyed dancercise and jazzercise and was an avid reader and plant lover. Memorial contributions to the Alzheimer’s Association (alz.org) or AMITA Alexian Brothers Hospice (amitahealth.org) are appreciated.
Gene P. Wizniak
  Private
Gene P. Wizniak, 89, of Elk Grove Village passed away peacefully at his home on August 17. Gene was a Navy veteran and a retired 35 year employee of the IL Bell Telephone Co. He was the beloved husband of the late Evelyn A. nee Gentzen (2018); loving father of Scott (Kathleen), and Susan Wizniak; cherished grandfather of Ryan, Rachel (Petros Keres), and Stephen Wizniak; dear brother of Irene Maksym; dear aunt of Sandra (Lenny) Hay and Christine (Terry) Lindenberg; beloved papa to Scout. Gene was preceded in death by his parents Peter and Anna Wizniak. There will be a private committal held with the family at Mt. Emblem Cemetery - Elmhurst. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Christus Victor Lutheran Church-Adult Care Program (www.cvlutheran.org).
Bruce Allen Spaeth  -  84
  Thursday August 15, 2019 - Friday August 16, 2019
Bruce Allen Spaeth a resident of Elk Grove Village since 1966 was born in Chicago and passed away peacefully at his home on Aug. 12th. He was an Army Veteran and an insurance underwriter for CNA and CIGNA Insurance. Bruce was the beloved husband of Jean C. (nee Holte) for 55 years; loving step-father of Gary Holte; dear brother of the late Betty Diskant and the late Elaine Pacilio; cherished uncle of Rodney Pacilio and great uncle of Nicole Pacilio. Visitation will be held Thursday, Aug. 15 from 2pm-9pm at Grove Memorial Chapel 1199 S. Arlington Hts. Rd. Elk Grove Village. A chapel service will be held at the funeral home Friday at 11am followed by an interment at Mt. Olive Cemetery - Chicago.
Stephen C. MontMarquette
  Tuesday August 13, 2019
Stephen C. MontMarquette, 73, of Elk Grove Village for 48 years was born in Chicago and peacefully passed away at his home on Aug. 6th. He was an Air Force veteran of the Vietnam War. Stephen was a retired 40 year employee as a heavy equipment mechanic at Howell Tractor of Elk Grove Village and a member of the Mechanic's Local 701 Union. He was the beloved husband of the late Patricia, nee Harrity (2014); loving father of John G. (Lissa), Stephen C. (Barbara), Michael J. and David A. MontMarquette; cherished grandfather of Nicole, Kristina, Anna, Austin, Adam and great grandfather of Paisley; dear brother of John (Lee), the late Greg and and the late Carol Sawyer. Visitation Tuesday Aug. 13 from 3-9pm with a 7pm service at Grove Memorial Chapel 1199 S. Arlington Hts. Rd. Elk Grove Village. Info 847-640-0566 or grovememorialchapel.com
Bernard F. Raver  -  83
  Private
Bernard F. Raver, 83, a resident of Elk Grove Village for 52 years passed away peacefully at his home on August 4, 2019. Bernard was the beloved husband of Marilyn A. (nee Skrabel) for 62 years; loving father of Jeffrey S. (Annette) and Gregory J. (Barbara) Raver; cherished grandfather of Bradford (Katie), Maxwell (Beth), Claire, Alexander (Sarah), Colin, Brent, and Garrett. Private inurnment at Mt. Emblem Cemetery. Memorial contributions to PAWS Chicago appreciated. www.pawschicago.org.