James C. Vanecek III

James C. Vanecek III, 35, of Berwyn and formerly of Brookfield, died Oct. 23, 2013.

Mr. Vanecek graduated from Lyons Township High School and from DeVry Uni-versity in 1998. He was employed as an engineer for an underwriting firm.

He was the son of James C. Vanecek Jr. and Kathleen K. Vanecek (nee Herbert); the father of James C. Vanecek IV and Caleigh J. Vanecek; the brother of Valerie L. (Peter Salerno Jr.) Vanecek, Victoria L. Vanecek and John A. Vanecek; and the uncle of three nephews and nieces.

A funeral Mass was celebrated Oct. 28 at St. Barbara Church in Brookfield, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.

Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.