Alice L.K. Waitek, 98, died at her Brookfield home on Jan. 21, 2016.
She retired in 1971 from her cashier position at the A&P stores in Brookfield and LaGrange. Ms. Waitek was involved with the Brookfield Seniors Club and liked reading, baking, playing games of chance and was a lifelong, die-hard Cubs fan.
Ms. Waitek is survived by her children, Patricia (Robert) Dixon, Ronald (Karen) and William (Cathy) Waitek; six grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Theodore A. Waitek.
A funeral Mass was held on Jan. 25 at Emmanuel Episcopal Church in LaGrange followed by interment at Woodlawn Cemetery. Memorial donations are appreciated to the Loyola Medicine Hospice, Attention of Jackie Kareb, 701 W. North Ave., Melrose Park, Illinois 60160.
Johnson Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.