Margaret Antepenko (nee Hammatt), 77, of Brookfield, died March 11, 2018.
Ms. Antepenko was born Dec. 7, 1940 and worked for many years as a science teacher in Villa Park School District 45 at Jefferson Junior High and Jackson Junior High.
Her compassion and kindness was greatly appreciated by her family, loved ones and students.
Ms. Antepenko was the mother of Mark (Jacqueline) Antepenko and Rodney (Wendy) Antepenko; the grandmother of Brody and Ethan and Todd and Jason Antepenko; and the sister of the late Dr. Robert W. Hammatt.
Private burial will be at Chapel Hill Gardens West Cemetery. Memorials are appreciated to the Alzheimer's Association, 8430 W. Bryn Mawr, Suite 800, Chicago, 60631.
Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.