Wilbur J. Bellamy of Palatine
Services for Wilbur J. Bellamy, 68, will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, at Ahlgrim and Sons Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Hwy., Palatine.
Born Dec. 1, 1930, in Portsmith, Ohio, he died Friday, Feb. 5, 1999. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Barrington.
A resident of Palatine for 32 years, he worked for the Illinois Tollway for 20 years as an electronics technician in communications. He was retired from the Air Force after working 20 years in global communications.
Survivors include her wife, Marlene Bellamy; children, Tim Bellamy, Beth Bellamy, David Bellamy and Ellen (Darren) Hawkinson; grandchildren, Karla, Richard, Sarah, Krystle, Nathan, Justin and Jonny; sisters, Marion and Blanche; sisters-in-law, Alma and Winnie Bellamy andMarilyn Zimmerman; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his brothers, Barney and Joe Bellamy.
Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. today, at the funeral home.
Memorials can be made to the American Cancer Society, 625 North Ct., Suite 280, Palatine, IL 60067.
For information, (847) 358-7411.
Martha Berlladene `Berl' Brooks of Hoffman Estates
Services for Martha Berlladene `Berl' Brooks, 72, will begin with prayers at 9:15 a.m. Tuesday, at Ahlgrim & Sons Funeral Home, 330 W. Golf Road, Schaumburg, and continue with Mass at 10 a.m., at St. Hubert Church.
Born Jan. 9, 1927, in Leedy, Okla., she died Saturday, Feb. 6, 1999, in Elk Grove Village. Burial will be in St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine.
A residentof Hoffman Estates for 40 years, Mrs. Brooks was a volunteer at Friendship Village in Schaumburg and a very activemember of St. Hubert Church, New Jerusalem and The Blue Army.
Surviving are her husband, Raymond Brooks; sons, Kevin (Linda), Terry, Dennis (Kay) and Richard (Nimfa) Brooks; daughters, Maureen (Jim) Sulkowski, Mary (Dennis) Walsberg and Michele Brooks; 16 grandchildren; and three sisters.
She was preceded in death by two brothers; and one sister.
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Monday, at the funeral home.
Mass offerings in her memory would be appreciated.
For information, (847) 882-5580.
Henry F. Buczynski of Mount Prospect
Services and intermenty for Henry F. Buczynski, 76, will be private.
Born March 9, 1922, in Boyd, Wis., he died Wednesday, Feb. 3, 1999, at home.
A set up man for Excel Spring Company in Bensenville, he was the husband of Paula Buczynski (nee Abramczuk); father of Keith Buczynski of Wheeling and Faithe Ruschke of McHenry; grandfather of Sandy (Scott) Szamlewski of Wonder Lake and the late Robert Ruschke; great-grandfather of Ryan and Marcus Szamlewski; and brother of Wanda (Ed) Baum of Miami, Fla.
Memorials may be madeto the American Cancer Society, 625 North Ct., Suite 280, Palatine, IL 60067.
Arrangements were made by Friedrichs Funeral Home, Mount Prospect.
For information, (847) 255-7800.
David G. Clark of Libertyville
Services for David G. Clark, 68, will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, at Kristan Funeral Home P. C., 219 W. Maple Ave. (Route 176), Mundelein.
Born June 28, 1930, in Hammtrammack, Mich., he died Thursday, Feb. 4, 1999, at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Milwaukee, Wis.
A resident of Libertyville for 22 years, Mr. Clark had retired from the Libertyville Post Office after 15 years of service.
Survivors include his children, David and Dana Clark of Mundelein; brother, John B. (Donna) Clark of Grosse Ile, Mich.; nieces, Alyssa Clark of Stratham, N. H., and Tina Clark of San Jose, Calif.; and granddaughter, Jordan.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Patricia.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. until the time of services at 7 p.m. Tuesday, at the funeral home.
For information, (847) 566-8020.
Evelyn M. Comiskey of Arlington Heights
Services for Evelyn M. Comiskey (nee Brinkman), 81, formerly of Rosemont, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, at St. Michael Cemetery
Born in Liberty, Ill., she died Friday, Feb. 5, 1999, at home. Interment will be in St. Michael Cemetery.
A 10-year resident of Arlington Heights, she was a retired sales clerk for Sears.
She was the wife of the late Richard M., whom she married in Chicago in 1947, and who preceded her in death in 1998; mother of Richard M. (Ellen) and Joseph W. (Barbara); sister of Emery (Jesse) Brinkman of Topeka, Kan.; and grandmother of Richard M., Nathaniel P., John and William.
Memorials may be made to the Heart Fund.
Arrangements were made by Grove Memorial Chapel, Elk Grove Village.
For information, (847) 640-0566.
Frederick A. `Fred' Dengler of Plainfield
Visitation for Frederick A. `Fred' Dengler, 96, formerly of Burlington, Ill., will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. today, at Overman-Jones Funeral Home, 309 Joliet Road, Plainfield.
Born Feb. 6, 1902, in Scott County, Iowa, he died Friday, Feb. 5, 1999, at Lakewood Living Center in Plainfield.
Family and friends will meet at 1:30 p.m. Monday, at Pine Hill Cemetery
in Davenport, Iowa, for graveside services.
Mr. Dengler had moved to Burlington during World War II, after purchasing farmland. For many years he registered Holstein cattle and grew corn, beans and oats. He moved to Plainfield in the late 1970s.
Survivors include many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Carrie Dengler (nee Rittgarn); parents, Ernest and Emma Dengler; sisters, Edna Offerman and Alice Arp; brothers, Charles, Walter and Earl Dengler; stepsisters, Hulda Untiedt and Alma Anders; and stepbrothers, Tom, Albert and Arthur Joens.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in Mr. Dengler's name may be made to the American Heart Association of Greater Chicago, 1201 Wyoming Ave., Joliet, IL 60435.
For information, (630) 355-0213.
Alice A. Erickson of Elk Grove Village
Funeral services for Alice A. Erickson (nee Melmer), 87, a 25-year resident of Elk Grove Village, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, at Grove Memorial Chapel, 1199 S. Arlington Heights (three blocks south of Biesterfield Road), Elk Grove Village.
Born in Chicago, she died Thursday, Feb. 4, 1999, at Alexian Brothers Medical Center. Interment will be in Irving Park Cemetery, Chicago.
Mrs. Erickson wasa retired accountant and member of the Elk Grove Seniors Club.
She was the wife of the late Leonard E. Erickson, who preceded her in death in 1977; mother of Rosemary (Gerhardt) Glaubitz and Eugene (Rose Mary) Orsini; sister of Arthur (Irene) Melmer, Lillian Sprotte and Virginia Henley; grandmother of Lynn (Brad) Hollowell, Arthur (Ruth Ann)Orsini and Bryan (Dorothy) Orsini; and great-grandmother of Jennifer, Ryan, Rebecca, Nicole, Joseph, Andrew and Rachel.
Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. today, at the funeral chapel.
Please omit flowers.
For information, (847) 640-0566.
Armand B. Ferrara, 80, of Arlington Heights, died Friday, Feb. 5, 1999. Arrangements were made by Lauterburg and Oehler Funeral Home, Arlington Heights, (847) 253-5423.
Donald L. Galetano of Mount Prospect
Services and intermenty for Donald L. Galetano, will be private.
Born Aug. 10, 1931, in Milwaukee, Wis., Mr. Galetano was the owner and operator of Imperial Carpet Cleaning.
He wasthe husband of 47 years of the late Alyce (nee Schuller); father of Jim (Dianne) Galetano, Michael (Debbie) Galetano and Connie (Stephen) Schuler; and grandfather of Lisa, Mark, Amy, Beth, Dawn and Scott; and stepgrandfather of Colin.
Memorials may be made be made to the International Myeloma Foundation, 2120 Stanley Hills Dr., Los Angeles, CA 90046 or the American Heart Association.
Arrangements were made by Lauterburg and Oehler Funeral Home, Arlington Heights.
For information, (847) 253-5423.
Don's family was the core of his life.
He enjoyed the familygatherings where he could spend time with his children and grandchildren.
He now can be found in a place with no heartache, strolling hand and hand with the one he loved so dearly, Alyce.
Michael S. Galston of Elgin
Services for Michael S. Galston, 50, will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, at Laird Funeral Home, 310 S. State St., Elgin. The Rev. Christine Stiger will officiate.
Born Sept. 18, 1948, in St. Louis, Mo., to Michael and Lenore Galston, he passed away Saturday, Feb. 6, 1999, at home. Burial will be private.
Mr. Galston was a carpenter by trade and had worked in the Elgin area.
Survivors include his wife, Fonda Galston, whom he married Feb. 9, 1979; sons, Michael Patrick, Todd and Scott Galston, all at home; mother, Lenore Emmons of Florida; brothers, Christopher Galston of Kewanee and Greg Galston of California; and sister, Georgia Galston Kosloski of Florida.
He was preceded in death by his father and grandparents.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, at the funeral home.
For information, (847) 741-8800.
Lillian M. Hauerrberg of Mount Prospect
Services for Lillian M. Hauerrberg (nee Groth), 70, will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, at St. Peter Lutheran Church, 111 W. Olive St., Arlington Heights.
Born March 10, 1928, in Chicago, she died Thursday, Feb. 4, 1999, at her home. Interment will be in Mount Olive Cemetery.
She was the wife of the late Floyd C.; mother of Michael (Sherry) Hauerrberg, Carol (Duane) Martin and Sandee Kunz (nee Hauerrberg); sister of August `Bud' Groth, Kathryn Bozanson and seven deceased siblings; grandmother of 17; great-grandmother of four; and guardian of Barbara Lee Hauerrberg.
Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. today, at Friedrichs Funeral Home, 320 W. Central Road (at Northwest Hwy.), Mount Prospect and from 9 a.m. until the time of services Monday, at the church.
For information, (847) 255-7800.
Bernice B. Hurst of Schaumburg
Services for Bernice B. Hurst (nee Weber), 91, will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, at Drake and Son Funeral Home, 625 Busse Highway, Park Ridge.
Born Aug. 19, 1907, in Chicago, she died Thursday, Feb. 4, 1999, at Friendship Village Nursing Home. Burial will be in Montrose Cemetery, Chicago.
A homemaker, she was the beloved wife of the late Robert Hurst; loving mother of Don (Lil) Hurst, Robert Hurst and Barbara (Robert) Hagglund; cherished grandmother of eight; and great-grandmother of 11.
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. today, at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the charity of donor's choice.
For information, (847) 698-3368.