Cleopatra Vachulcik (nee Vlahos), 87, of Brookfield, died April 27, 2014.

Ms. Vachulcik was born Oct. 10, 1926. She married James Vachulcik, who preceded his wife in death. Ms. Vachulcik was employed as a clerk for a utility company prior to retirement.

She was the mother of Eric (Liz) Vachulcik and Karen (John Mroczka) Vachulcik and the grandmother of Carissa Werner and Marissa Werner.

Visitation will be on Wednesday, April 30, from 11 a.m. until the time of an 11:30 a.m. funeral service at Hitzeman Funeral Home, 9445 31st St. in Brookfield. Interment is at Woodlawn Cemetery in Forest Park.

Memorial donations are appreciated to Shriners Hospital for Children, 2211 N. Oak Park Ave., Chicago, Illinois, 60707.