Current Services

Lynda Males  -  69
  Saturday, February 10, 2018
Lynda K Males ( nee Kelley), 69, passed away on Saturday, January 27, 2018, in Elk Grove Village, IL surrounded by her loving family. She was born September 29, 1948, in Berea, Ohio to Alvin M Kelley and Mary E Kelley (nee Glenn). Lynda married Bruce W. Males on June 6, 1970 in Elk Grove Village, IL. It is in Elk Grove Village where they would settle in and raise their family. Loving and devoted mother to Deborah Pikulski (Late Joseph), Stephanie Tempo (Vincent), Bruce W. Males (fiancé Celine Hall); loving and devoted grandmother to Christine Pikulski, Gabriella Tempo, Johnathan Pikulski, Vincent Tempo Jr. and Anthony Tempo. Lynda had a heart of gold, passion for life and an unconditional love for her family. She had a love for animals especially her horse Rally who brought her much happiness and joy. She loved her Chicago Cubs and wouldn’t miss a game. She could tell you every player, every score, though Rizzo was her favorite player. She loved her oldies and country music, riding on the motorcycle, spending weekends with her horse, warm summer days and barbecuing with her family. Nothing meant more to her than her love for her husband, children and grandchildren. She is also survived by her brother, Larry Kelley (Susan), her sisters Patricia Miller (Steven), Pamela Broullard, Deborah Keller (Brad) and many nieces and nephews, friends, and others whose lives Lynda touched. She is predeceased by her father Alvin M Kelley and mother Mary E Kelley (nee Glenn) who welcomed her with open arms. She was also welcomed on rainbow bridge by her beloved Husky Wrigley and her American Eskimo Dice. Lynda was cremated on January 30, 2018. Her ashes will be handled in accordance with Lynda’s wishes. Friends and loved ones are invited to participate in the celebration of Lynda’s life with her family to reminisce, grieve, & most importantly, support each other through this difficult time. Lynda was a huge Cubs fan so wear your gear or something blue to celebrate her life with us. Service will be held Saturday February 10, 2018 from 12pm until the time of service at 5:30pm at Grove Memorial Chapel, 1199 S. Arlington Heights Road, Elk Grove Village. For more info: 847-640-0566 or
Margaret J. Riemer  -  62
  February 2/3
A visitation for Margaret J. Riemer will be held Friday, February 2nd from 3 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home. Mass will be held Saturday, February 3rd at St Julian Eymard Church, Elk Grove Village. Interment at All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines.
Rose M. Yurek
  Monday, February 5, 2018
A visitation for Rose M. Yurek will be held Monday, February 5, 2018 from 10am until the time of service at 12pm at Grove Memorial Chapel, 1199 S. Arlington Heights Road, Elk Grove Village. Interment will follow at Mary Hill Cemetery in Niles.
LeRoy W. Dickerson
  Saturday, January 27th
LeRoy W. Dickerson, 87, long time parishioner of St. Edward Catholic Church in Chicago, recently of North Ft. Myers, FL. peacefully passed away at home on January 22, 2018. Roy was a Navy veteran of the Korean War, a connoisseur of good wine, an equity actor with the Florida Repertory Theatre Co. and past commander of American Legion Tattler Post 973 of Chicago. He was the beloved husband of the late Adele R. (nee Peters, 2004); loving father of Janice (Steve) Koval, Cheryl (John) Blondis, Donna, Kenneth, Keith (Marianne) Dickerson; dear grandfather of Kathryn, Anne (James), Alexander (Amanda), Michael, Emily, Grace; cherished great grandfather of Madeline; and brother of the late Larry Dickerson. Memorial visitation Saturday, January 27, from 12pm until the time of service at 3:30pm at Grove Memorial Chapel, 1199 S. Arlington Hts. Rd. Elk Grove Village. For info: 847-640-0566 or
Violet R. Russell  -  86
  Sunday, January 28, 2018
A Memorial Service for Violet Russell will be held at Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit, 150 Lions Dr. Elk Grove Village, Sunday, January 28th at 5:30 p.m.
Anthony J Kees  -  85
  January 22 and January 23rd
Anthony J. Kees, 85, of Elk Grove Village for 54 years. An epic journey has concluded with the passing of Tony Kees Sr. who transitioned peacefully on the night of January 18th at 6:50pm at Arden Courts Nursing Home, where he was quite happy. It has been a most challenging 13 months for him and his children; Tony Kees, Betsy (Brian) Combs and Kevin M. (Irina) Kees; brothers Fred (Rose) and Bernie (Roseanne) Kees. Tony was legendary in Elk Grove, moving his family from the city in '64 and the rest is History! Tony is preceded in death by his beloved wife, Deloris E. (nee Huff, 2008), his dear son Bobby and his loving parents, Anton and Maria (nee Schmid). Tony was an Army Veteran of the Korean War. A visitation will be held on Monday, January 22 from 3 to 9pm at Grove Memorial Chapel, 1199 S. Arlington Heights Road, Elk Grove Village. Closing prayers Tuesday, January 23 at 10am, proceeding to St. Julian Eymard Church for 10:30am Mass. Interment will be at St. Michael Cemetery, Palatine. For info: 847-640-0566 or
Maria Majerczyk  -  93
  Monday, January 22, 2018
Services for Maria Majerczyk, (nee Krakowiak), 93 of Bartlett, will be Monday, January 22nd at St. Julian Eymard Church, 601 Biesterfield Rd. Elk Grove Village for a Mass at 10:30 a.m. Interment will follow at St. Adalbert Cemetery, Niles.
Mary Sztuk
  Wednesday Jan.17, 2018-Thursday Jan, 18,2018
Mary Sztuk (nee Hawrylak), 90, of Elk Grove Village for 16 years.  Born in Przemysl, Poland she passed away January 13, 2018 at Resurrection Hospital.  Mary was a loving homemaker.  She was the beloved wife of the late Edward (1995); loving mother of John E. (Cathy) Sztuk, Mary Goodvin and the late Susan Fajdich; cherished grandmother of Phillip (Karen) Goodvin, Nicole Fajdich, Madalyn Sztuk, Dylan Sztuk and great Danielle and Jared.  Visitation Wednesday January 17 from 3-9pm at Grove Memorial Chapel 1199 S. Arlington Hts. Rd. Elk Grove Village.  Chapel prayers Thursday 9:30am followed by a 10am Mass at Queen of the Rosary Church. Interment Maryhill Cemetery - Niles.
AnneMarie Lux
  Saturday January 27, 2018
AnneMarie Lux, (nee Faso), former resident of Des Plaines and Grayslake passed away January 10, 2018 peacefully at her home in Annapolis, Md. One week before her 83rd birthday. She was the beloved wife of Frank Lux for 64 years and dearest mother of Anne (Doug) Moore and Frank (Cynthia) Lux. AnneMarie was a loving grandmother of Jennifer (Mark) Davis and Michael (Katie) Moore and cherished GG of Elizabeth and Andrew Davis, Jackson and Zoey Moore. A gathering of family and friends will be held at 1pm, Saturday, January 27 at All Saints Cemetery Mausoleum Building in the main chapel, 700 N. River Rd. Des Plaines 60016. Please omit flowers. Memorials can be made to St. Jude Children research hospital.
Robert F. Jorden  -  85
Robert F. Jorden, 85, of Elk Grove Village for 41 years passed away January 15, 2018 at Alexian Brothers Medical Center. Robert was a member of Roma Lodge of Racine, WI. He was the beloved husband of Ann M. Jorden (nee Campobasso) for 45 years; loving father of Anthony G. (Natalie) Jorden; dear brother of Jack (Sue); and cherished grandfather of Luke and Jake Jorden. Visitation Thursday, January 18, from 3 to 9pm at Grove Memorial Chapel, with a Chapel Service Friday, January 19 at 11am. In lieu of flowers, memorials to your favorite charity appreciated. Entombment at All Saints Mausoleum.
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