Yarmila O. Klesken (nee Pelikan), 79, of North Riverside, died Feb. 6, 2012.

Ms. Klesken was born on Aug. 24, 1932. She worked as an office clerk for the Western Electric Co. in Cicero prior to retirement.

She was the mother of Joseph John (Christine) Klesken, Matt (Debra) Klesken and the late Yarmila Falater; the grandmother of Alex and Ashley Klesken and Michael and Megan Falater; the great-grandmother of Amelia, Brooklyn and Grace; the sister of John (JoAnn) Pelikan; the aunt of many nieces and nephews; and the partner of the late Robert A. Dewitz.

Visitation will be on Thursday, Feb. 9 from 3 p.m. until a chapel service 8 p.m. at Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home 2447 S. Desplaines Ave., North Riverside.