Ardelle Joyce Putman

July 12, 1929 – March 20, 2017

Ardelle Joyce Putman (nee Hartmann) Beloved wife of the late Albert. Loving mother of Randall and Robyn (Mark) Baader. Loving grandmother of Ryan, Bradley and Samantha. Visitation Monday, March 27, 2017  from 3-9 p.m. and Tuesday,  March 28, 2017 10 a.m. until time of Funeral Service 12 p.m. at Geils Funeral Home, 260 W. Irving Park Road, Wood Dale IL. Interment Irving Park Cemetery, Chicago IL. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.

Fernando Sanchez

IMG_1466September 25, 1999 – March 7, 2017

Fernando Sanchez – Beloved son of Uberto and Minerva (nee De Los Santos)  Sanchez. Loving Grandson. Proud brother of Daniel R. De Los Santos, Carlos Sanchez and Jennifer Sanchez. Visitation and Funeral Services will be held Sunday, March 12, 2017 from 2-8 P.M. at Geils Funeral Home, 260 W. Irving Park Rd. Wood Dale, IL. Interment Private. In lieu of flowers memorials to the Sanchez family would be appreciated. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.

Stephen Nocek

August 31, 1926 – March 2, 2017

Stephen Nocek – Survived by his son, Phillip Nocek. Preceded in death by his wife, Lorraine and sons, Michael and Daniel. Dear brother of the late Melvin (the late Josephine), the late Eugene (Alice) and Betty (James) Riff. Uncle to 11 nieces and nephews. Memorial Mass Thursday, March 9, 2017 12 p.m. at St. Charles Borromeo Church, 145 E. Grand Ave, Bensenville IL. Interment Private. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.

Harriet Golonka

HarrietGolonkaDecember 9, 1929 – March 4, 2017

Harriet Golonka, 87, of Bloomington, passed away at 10:25 a.m. Saturday, March 4, 2017 at Sugar Creek Alzheimers Center in Normal, IL. Harriet was born on December 9, 1929 in Poland, the daughter of Chester and Filomena Sawicki. She married Fred Golonka on May 5, 1949. He preceded her in death on August 12, 1997. Surviving are her children, James Golonka, Mercer, Wisconsin; Mary Ann (John) O’Donnell, Bloomington; grandchildren Dawn (Terry) Norman, Clarkdale, Arizona; Taylor (Khris) Golonka, El Segundo, California; and Megan, Kevin and Lauren O’Donnell, Bloomington, Illinois; and great-grandchildren Catelyn and Cassie Norman. Also surviving are 2 sisters, Regina Krakowian, Warren, Michigan; and Stella Hnatiuk, Tucson, Arizona; and nieces Halina (Joe) Sindrich, Tucson, Arizona, and Barbara (Andrew) Hengsteler, Tucson, Arizona. She is preceded in death by her parents, Chester and Filomena; her husband, Fred;  one son Henry Golonka; and nephew Casey (Sharon) Hnatiuk.

Harriet worked at Jovan Cosmetics and in the cafeteria at Conant High School. Harriet was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother (Babci) to her family and always put others needs before her own. She was a hard worker who loved to make others happy with her delicious meals and helpful nature. She had a beautiful voice and loved to sing, especially the National Anthem at any ballgame she ever attended for her grandchildren, whom she loved dearly. She will be forever missed for her beautiful smile, her bright blue eyes, and her witty remarks and comebacks that always made us smile.

The family would like to extend their heartfelt gratitude to the staff of Sugar Creek Alzheimers Center for the love and care shown to Harriet.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, March 7, 2017 from 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 a.m. at Holy Ghost Church, 254 N. Wood Dale Rd, Wood Dale IL. Interment St. Adalbert Cemetery, Niles IL. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.

Rosemarie Cimino

scan0043November 30, 1933 – February 21, 2017

Rosemarie Cimino, age 84, passed on February 21, 2017. She was born in Melrose Park on November 30, 1933, daughter of the late Carmen and Rose Buonauro. Beloved wife of the late Alfred Cimino; loving mother of Joseph (Carol) Cimino and Laurie Meegan; devoted grandmother of Corinne (Michael) Garvey and Joseph (Leanne) Cimino; great-grandmother of Easton, Liliana and Everett; dear sister of the late Marie Madonia, the late Frances Fioravanti, the late Carmen Buonauro and the late Jake Buonauro.  Memorial Visitation Saturday, February 25, 2017 from 11:30 a.m. until time of Memorial Mass 12:00 p.m. at St. Charles Borromeo Church, 145 E. Grand Ave., Bensenville, IL. Interment Private. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.

Emily Mlynarski

FullSizeRender(8)January 6, 1922 – February 15, 2017

Emily Mlynarski – Age 95. Beloved daughter of the late Alex and Lucy Mlynarski. Preceded in death by siblings Olga Klaus, Arthur, Chester, Jane, Marion and Steve Mlynarski and Elizabeth Wiktor. Loving aunt to many nieces and nephews. Funeral Monday, February 20, 2017, 11:00 a.m. from Geils Funeral Home, 180 S. York Rd. Bensenville, IL. proceeding to St. Charles Borromeo Church, 145 E. Grand Ave. Bensenville, IL for Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 a.m. Interment St. Adalbert Cemetery, Niles IL. Visitation Sunday, February 19, 2017 from 3-8 p.m. at the funeral home. For information, please call 630-766-3232.

Sharon M. Feltes

November 30, 1944 – February 5, 2017

Visitation for Sharon will be held Thursday, February 9, 2017, from 3-9 p.m. at Geils Funeral Home, 180 S. York Road, Bensenville IL. Funeral Service Friday, February 10, 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment Private. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.

Helen Cecilia Kmet

February 27, 1929 – February 3, 2017

Helen Cecilia Kmet (nee Krupa) Age 87. Daughter of  the late John and Mary Krupa. Beloved wife of the late Ernest. Loving mother of Patricia (Steve) Dallas, Kathleen (Randy) Lippiatt and Keith (Diane) Kmet. Proud grandmother of Steven and Lauren Dallas; Cambria, Casey and Jeremy Lippiatt; and Carrie, Max and Nicole Kmet. Dear sister of  Leona (the late Ben) Marcheski  and Genevieve (the late Ed) Krupa. Preceded in death by brothers and their spouses, Casey (Betty) Krupa, Louis (Helen) Krupa, Stanley Krupa, and Joseph Krupa and sisters and their spouses, Virginia (John) Leracz and Genevieve Krupa. Aunt, great aunt, great great aunt to many nieces and nephews. Helen was dedicated to her decades long career at Motorola and loved singing with many Choral Groups. She was a resident of Schiller Park for over 60 years. Funeral Tuesday 9:15 A.M. from Geils Funeral Home 180 S. York Rd. Bensenville, IL proceeding to St. Beatrice Church, 9701 W. Irving Park Rd. Schiller Park, IL. for Mass of Christian Burial at 10 A.M. Interment St. Adalbert Cemetery, Niles IL. Visitation Monday 3-9 P.M. at the funeral home. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.

Concepcion Morales

December 8, 1927 – January 29, 2017

Visitation for Concepion will be held Tuesday, January 31, 2017 from 3 p.m. until time of Funeral Service 7:30 p.m. at Geils Funeral Home, 260 W. Irving Park Road, Wood Dale IL. Interment Private. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.

Thomas R. Rumsey, Sr.

IMG_1953July 21, 1937 – January 27, 2017

Thomas R. Rumsey Sr., 79, of St. Charles (formerly of Addison) passed away on Friday, January 27th surrounded by his loving family. Tom is survived by his wife of 60 years, Joan (nee Lancaster), his three children Thomas Jr. (Renee), Teri (Pete) Mikieta and Jill (Mike) League and his three grandsons; Joseph, Joshua and Christian.Tom was an avid sports fan and loved golf.  He had the best sense of humor and the most contagious laugh. He grew up in Sabula, Iowa, a small town on the Mississippi River where he enjoyed swimming, fishing, and ice skating.  He returned there often and shared the love of his hometown with his family.  He had a long career with Nicor Gas where he developed lifelong friendships. Memorial Visitation will be held on Saturday, February 4, 2017 from 10 a.m. until time of Memorial Service 2 p.m.  at Geils Funeral Home, 180 South York Road, Bensenville, IL. Interment Private. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.