Edward R. Neckar, 94 of Clarendon Hills and formerly of Brookfield, died on Nov. 24, 2017.
Born on June 23, 1923, Mr. Neckar served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and worked as a typesetter for the Chicago Sun-Times newspaper prior to retirement.
Mr. Neckar was the uncle of Celeste (John) O Connell; the great-uncle of Heather (Kent) Mills, Tim O Connell and Matthew (Eden) Sensenbrenner; and the great-great-uncle of Ryan and Ashley Mills.
Services have been held. Interment was at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.
Johnson Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.