Thomas G. Neckar, 72, of Brookfield died on Dec. 18, 2015. Born on Jan. 14, 1943, he was a Stickney firefighter for 16 Years. He is survived by his wife, Kay Neckar (nee Dorsett); his children, Jean (Rob) Stark, Thomas Neckar, Michelle (Steve) Brancato, Barbara Lee, Steven (Maria) Lee, Dawn McNair, Michael Lee, Kimberly Straube, Mark Lee, Patricia Lee, Nicole McNair, and Alex Juarez; 24 grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sister, Rita M. (Charles T.) Jindra.
Visitation was held on Tuesday, Dec. 22, from 3 p.m. until the service at 8 p.m. at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd., 9445 W. 31st Street in Brookfield. Interment will be private. Additional information is available at 708-485-2000 and www.HitzemanFuneral.com.