Brian Ahern, 40, of La Grange, formerly of Hickory Hills, died Jan. 2, at Loyola Medical Center in Maywood. Visitation was held at Hitzman Funeral Home in Brookfield, on Jan. 5. A funeral Mass was offered at St. Louise de Marillac Church in La Grange Park, on Jan. 6. Burial was private.
Mr. Ahern is survived by his sisters, Sherri Cwik and Kathleen Jotautas; his aunt, Kay Norbut; several nieces, nephews and cousins; and his fiancee, April Sundborg.
Mr. Ahern was born in Chicago. He was a pipefitter. Memorials may be sent to a breast cancer organization of choice.