Patrick L. Lazier, 62, of Brookfield and formerly of Evanston, died Dec. 7, 2012 at LaGrange Memorial Hospital.

Mr. Lazier was born March 29, 1950. He worked as a model maker for a tool and die company and also an avid outdoorsman.

He was the husband of Garen L. Lazier (nee Kosner); the father of Meghan Lazier and Caitlin (fiancé Pepe Covarrubias Cerutti) Lazier; the stepfather of Dennis (Tonia) Williams; the son of Murney Lazier and the late Olga Lazier (nee Dewhart); the brother of Shawn (Suzanne) Lazier, Rian Lazier and the late Michael Lazier; and the uncle of Michael Lazier and Stacy Lazier.

Visitation will be on Friday, Dec. 14 from 3 to until the time of a funeral service at 8 p.m. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, 9445 31st St., Brookfield. Interment is private.

Memorial donations are appreciated to the Lazier Field Turf project, Evanston Township High School Foundation, Attn: Business Office (Patrick Lazier Memorial), 1600 Dodge Ave., Evanston, Ill. 60204.