Elizabeth Dziergas (nee Szela), 93, of Brookfield, died Dec. 14, 2011 in Wilmette.

Born July 8, 1918 in Sobieski, Wis., to Michael and Ann Szela, she later married Leonard Dziergas, who preceded his wife in death. Prior to retirement, Ms. Dziergas worked as an assembler for a manufacturing business.

Others preceding Ms. Dziergas in death were her siblings, John Shella, Mary Barys, Frank Szela, Joe Szela and Chesterine Radon. She is survived by her brother, Mike Szela, and many nieces and nephews.

A funeral Mass was celebrated Dec. 17 at St. Louise de Marillac Church in LaGrange Park, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery.

Memorial donations are appreciated to Rainbow Hospice, 1550 Bishop Court, Mount Prospect, Ill. 60056.

Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.