Eric T. Wahlstrom, 51, of Brookfield, died Oct. 22, 2013 in LaGrange.
Mr. Wahlstrom was very active in Brookfield as a businessman and as a public servant. He owned Wahlstrom Windows and Doors on Ogden Avenue and served in a variety of capacities on appointed village commissions, including the Brookfield Zoning Board of Appeals and the Brookfield Plan Commission.
He was also a member of the Brookfield Recycling Program and ran unsuccessfully with the backing of the PEP Party for a seat on the Brookfield Public Library Board of Trustees in 2001.
In addition, Mr. Wahlstrom was a former Nation Chief of the Indian Guides and Princesses program and was a member of the Merchandise Execution Team at Home Depot.
Mr. Wahlstrom was the husband of Patricia “Trish” Wahlstrom; the father of Carl and Anna Wahlstrom; the brother of the late Sharon (Lloyd) Bonecutter; the uncle of Amanda (Dave) Harrison and Bobby Onysio; the brother-in-law of Cindy (Walter) Onysio; and the nephew and cousin of many.
Services have been held. Memorial donations are appreciated to the family for the education of Mr. Wahlstrom’s children.
Hallowell and James Funeral Home, Countryside, handled arrangements.