Frank R. Klindera, 63, of Brookfield, died April 13, 2011, at Edward Hines Jr. Veterans Hospital in Maywood.

Mr. Klindera was born in Chicago on Jan. 30, 1948, to Frank and Elsie Klindera. He served in the armed forces during the Vietnam War and worked as an electronics technician.

Mr. Klindera is survived by his sister, Noreen (Roger) Stedronsky; his nieces, Susan Karnstedt, Kathy Stedronsky and Sondra Fowler; and his nephews, David Karnstedt, Brad Stedronsky and Jason Fowler.

A funeral service was held April 18, followed by interment at Woodlawn Cemetery in Forest Park.

Memorial donations are appreciated to PeopleCare, 60 Akenside Road, Riverside, Ill. 60546.

Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.