Julie Elizabeth D’Amico (nee Hejl), 46, of North Riverside and formerly of Berwyn and Brookfield, died June 9, 2014, after battling uterine cancer.

Ms. D’Amico was born Dec. 18, 1967. According to family members, she was known for her compassion generosity and zest for laughing and living. She was the mother of Nicolette D’Amico, Christina D’Amico and Zachary Hundreiser; the daughter of Dolores Ellis and the late Norbert Hejl; the sister of Jolyn (Kurt) Miller; the niece of Dorothy (Bob) Kalousek; the cousin of Ralph Curry; the lifelong friend of Jessyca Brenka; the “pseudo-wire and BFF” of Carl Scianna-Norberg; a friends to many; and loving dog owner of Bruce, Mingey and Mr. Gilmore.

Services have been held.

Kopicki’s Heritage Funeral Home, Berwyn, handled arrangements.