Death Notices from July 17, 2014

Janet (Ruzich) Becker

Janet (Ruzich) Becker, 80, of Chicago Ridge died last Thursday in Winter Haven, Fla. Visitation was Tuesday at the Colonial Chapel in Orland Park and the funeral Mass was held Wednesday at Our Lady of the Ridge in Chicago Ridge and the internment was at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

Ms. Becker was survived by her husband, Eugene T. “Gene” Becker and children Gregory (Kimberly) Becker and Anita (Larry) Knipper. She was born in Johnston City and was a bank officer.

Thomas J. Czyzewski

Thomas J. Czyzewski, 68, of Hickory Hills died Monday at Christ Hospital. Visitation is from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Thursday, at the Palos-Gaidis Funeral Home, 11028 S. Southwest Highway in Palos Hills. The funeral Mass is at 10 a.m., Friday at Sacred Heart Church. Interment is at Resurrection Cemetery.

Mr. Czyzewski was survived by siblings Maryann (Raymond) and Dybala and Bernardine (Ron) Lowell. He was born in Chicago and worked as a printer.

Dorothy “Dee” Fortina

Dorothy “Dee” Fortina (née Raske), 87 of Palos Hills, died July 9 at home. Visitation was Wednesday at the Palos-Gaidis Funeral Home in Palos Hills and the funeral is at 10 a.m. today, Thursday, at the Sacred Heart Church.

Ms. Fortina was born in Chicago and worked as a legal secretary.

Agnes Wittenmeier

Agnes Wittenmeier, 100, formerly of Palos Hills died Friday in Lemont. Visitation is Friday from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Palos-Gaidas Funeral Home, 11028 S. Southwest Hwy in Palos Hills. The mass is Saturday at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church. Intermet is at St. Mary Cemetery.

Ms. Wittenmeier was survived by children Mary Frances (Jim) Goetz, Fred (Therese) and Marty (Sue).

She was born in Chicago and was a homemaker.