Kathleen M. Ponzevic, 63, a longtime resident of Brookfield, died June 30, 2011 at Hinsdale Hospital.

Ms. Ponzevic moved to Brookfield in 1958 and was known as a Ms. Fix-it around the house. She also enjoyed bowling and watching science fiction movies and television shows. She was head cashier at the Home Depot store in Darien, where she worked for five years.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Benjamin and Florence (nee Stapleton) Ponzevic, and by her brother, Robert Ponzevic.

Ms. Ponzevic is survived by her son, Robert Ponzevic; her brother, Patrick (the late Janet Lee) Ponzevic; her nephews, John (Laura) and Michael (Donna) Koga; her great-niece, Ashley; her great-nephews, Tony, Robby and Louis; and many friends.

A funeral Mass will be held July 6 at 10 a.m. at St. Barbara Church, 4008 Prairie Ave. in Brookfield, followed by interment at St. Joseph Cemetery in River Grove.

Johnson Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.