Ann Slechta

Ann Slechta (nee Wojakowski), 92, of Brookfield, died on Nov. 16, 2015. 

Born on Aug. 8, 1923, she worked as a beautician and was a member of the St. Louise Catholic Women’s Club. 

Ms. Slechta is survived by her children, Sandra (Jim) Sandford, Michael (Deborah) Slechta and David Slechta; her grandchildren, James (Carianne) Sandford, Peter (Anne) Sandford, Bailey (Edward) McMurray, Kyle Slechta, Matthew Slechta and Cassie Slechta; and her great-grandchild, Paige Sandford.. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph J. Slechta, and her 10 siblings. 

A funeral Mass was celebrated Nov. 21 at St. Louise de Marillac Church in LaGrange Park, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.

Memorial donations to the church are appreciated by the family. 

Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.