Elizabeth “Betty” M. Smuda (nee Wulkowicz), 90, of La Grange Park, died Aug. 26, 2015.
She was born on June 2, 1925. Elizabeth M. Smuda and married Joseph S. Smuda, who preceded his wife in death.
Ms. Smuda was the mother of Barbara (James) Weber, Susan (Todd) Hitzeman, Richard (JoLynn) Smuda and Marie (the late Scott Richardson) Smuda; the grandmother of Richard (Laura) Weber, Charles (Danielle) Hitzeman, Kathleen (Nicholas) Delzotti, Kristine (Matthew) Humphrey, Laura (Nicholas) Tomeczko, Jennifer Weber, Emily Smuda, Nicole Smuda; the great-grandmother of Kylie Weber, Katarina Weber, Rachel Hitzeman, Drake Weber, Nathan Humphrey, Michael Humphrey, Nicholas Tomeczko, Joseph Hitzeman, Natalie Tomeczko, Colin Humphrey, Noah Weber, Tyler Tomeczko and Abigail Delzotti; the sister of Sr. Mary Stanislaus and the late Matthew (the late Anne) Wulkowicz, Genevieve Grabowski, Edward Wulkowicz, Stanley (the late Ann) Wulkowicz; and the aunt and great aunt of many nieces and nephews.
A funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Louise de Marillac Church in La Grange Park on Aug. 31, followed by interment at Resurrection Cemetery in Justice.
Memorial donations are appreciated to Michael M. Humphrey Discretionary Supplementary Needs Trust.
Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.