Janice M. Jurumbo, 70, Forest Park resident
Janice M. Jurumbo, 70, of Forest Park, has died.
She is survived by her siblings, Dorothy Brefka, Alice Cain, Elaine Jurumbo and James Jurumbo; and several nieces and nephews.
Jurumbo was predeceased by her parents, Adam and Sophie (Witek) Jurumbo.
Visitation and funeral services were held at St. Bernardine Church in Forest Park under the direction of Joseph Nosek and Sons Funeral Home, 6716 W. 16th St., Berwyn. Interment was held privately.
Memorial contributions to the American Heart Association are appreciated.
Virginia Rossi, 81, Usher at St. Bernardine Church
Virginia Rossi (Czarnik), 81, of Forest Park, has died. She was an active member of the Forest Park Senior Center and St. Bernardine Church, where she served as an usher. Rossi was also an usher for the Chicago Theatre.
She is survived by her children, Frank Ochal, John Ochal and David Ochal; and two grandchildren, Christopher and Nicole.
Rossi was predeceased by her husband, John.
Funeral services were held Oct. 31 at St. Bernardine Church in Forest Park under the direction of Zimmerman-Harnett Funeral Home, 7319 Madison. Interment is at Queen of Heaven Cemetery.
Ruth M. Sears, 94, Former church secretary
Ruth M. Sears (Arndt), 94, of Westchester, has died. She was a longtime resident of Forest Park and worked for many years at Swift and Co. in the community. For more than 25 years, Sears served as head secretary for St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Forest Park.
Sears is survived by her children, Kathleen Mansch and Lynne Slouber; two grandchildren, Kari Mansch and Kelly Stinson; two great-grandchildren, Jake and Makenzie; a sister, Gladys Moentmann; and several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her siblings, Lillian Schaper, Gertrude Boblowski and Lester Schaper.
Funeral services were held under the direction of Zimmerman-Harnett Funeral Home, 7319 Madison in Forest Park at St. John’s on Circle Avenue. Interment is at Elm Lawn Cemetery.
Memorial contributions to the St. John Alter Guild are appreciated.
Lenora J. White, 76, Forest Park native
Lenora J. White, age 76, of St. Charles, died Tuesday, Oct. 20 at Delnor Community Hospital in Geneva. She was born Dec. 23, 1931, in Forest Park.
She is survived by two sons, William White Jr. of St. Charles and Robert White of Palos Hills; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Sr.; and a daughter, Kathy White.
Funeral services were held at the Yurs Funeral Home, 1771 W. State St. in Geneva. Burial will be private.