Lorraine Kasanders

Lorraine M. Kasanders (nee Sepich), 92, of Brookfield, died on Jan. 27, 2016. 

Born on July 17, 1923, she was the former church secretary of St. Louise de Marillac Parish in LaGrange Park for 22 years, a parish member since 1956 and a longtime member of their Catholic Women’s Organization. 

Ms. Kasanders is survived by her husband of 67 years, Eugene Kasanders; her children, Thomas (Dianna) Kasanders, Gary (Linda) Kasanders and Paul (MaryJoe) Kasanders; her grandchildren, Teresa (Mike) Wilkins, Anthony (Rita) Kasanders, Rebecca Kasanders, Stephanie (Frank) Amore, Rachel (Ryan) Paterson, Erin Kasanders, Lauren Kasanders, Christopher Kasanders, Meghan Kasanders and Steven Kasanders; and her seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her grandson, Brandon Kasanders. 

A funeral Mass was celebrated Feb. 2 at St. Louise de Marillac Church in LaGrange Park, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery. 

Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.