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BETTY JANE AHEARN, 88
Betty Jane Ahearn, 88, of Villa Park, Ill., passed away on May 6, 2018.
Funeral services were held Thursday, May 10, at St. Alexander Church, 300 S. Cornell, Villa Park. Interment was at St. Joseph Cemetery, River Grove, Ill.
For info: 630-832-4161.


MARGARET HANLON, 93
Margaret Hanlon, age 93, of Lombard, died May 14 at her home.
Services are pending at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard.
Visit www.brustfuneralhome.com or call 888-629-0094 for more information.


MARIE L. HOLLE, 93
Marie L. Holle, age 93, of Lombard, died April 26, 2018, at Beacon Hill, Lombard, Ill.
A memorial gathering will be held today, May 17, 2018, from 9 a.m. until noon at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard. Inurnment will be at Chapel Hill Gardens West, Oakbrook Terrace, Ill.
Call 888-629-0094 for more information.


JEAN ST. JOHN, 63
Jean St. John, nee Worobe, 63, of Villa Park, Ill., passed away on May 8, 2018.
Funeral services were held Friday, May 11, at Steuerle Funeral Home, 350 S. Ardmore Ave., Villa Park. Interment private.
For info: 630-832-4161.


HATTIE V. ROBERTSON, 96
Hattie V. Robertson, age 96, of Lombard, Ill., passed away on May 8, 2018.
Funeral services were held Monday, May 14, 2018, at Steuerle Funeral Home, 350 S. Ardmore Ave., Villa Park. Interment was at Queen of Heaven Cemetery.
For information, call 630-832-4161.


ROBERT TRACY WILLIAMS SR.
Born May 22, 1933, in San Francisco, CA, the son of Sydney and Grace (McManis) Williams, and older brother to Ethel (Fran) Samela. Bob died May 7, 2018, at home with his wife of 65 years, Dorothy (Johnson) Williams. They were united in marriage Aug. 2, 1952, and are the loving parents of R. Tracy (Cindy) Williams Jr. of Batavia, Jay (Donna) Williams of Lombard, Glenn Williams of Villa Park, and Paress (Gary) Hampson of West Chicago. 
Bob and Dorothy have seven grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Bob met Dorothy at York H.S., Class of ’51. He had a distinguished career as a tool and die maker and electrical engineer. He initially was hired as a plant manager for Jensen Industries and later established Jensen Corporation/Video-Sonic Systems in Villa Park.
Bob was an active Rotarian, serving many leadership roles, notably District Governor, establishing record giving levels to eradicate polio and going on several mission trips, including to Ghana. He was honored to escort Mother Teresa at the International Rotary meeting in Brazil and served 45 years of perfect Rotary attendance.
He was preceded in death by his parents. He is now with the Lord.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to Spectrios Institute for Low Vision, Wheaton, IL, 60187.


 
   
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