Mary Chukman, 93, who lived in Brookfield for 38 years, died at St. Benedict Nursing & Rehab Center in Niles on May 14, 2016.
Ms. Chukman was a real estate broker for 20 years at Citizen’s Realty, which was owned by her husband, Louis. She retired in 1980.
She also was a member of the Croatian Fraternal Union and the National Federation of Croatian-Americans. Ms. Chukman liked to garden and listen to classical music and to opera.
Ms. Chukman was an avid supporter of Croatian independence and the endeavors of the Catholic Church.
She is survived by her children, Louis D. Chukman and Gloria (Mark Ulrich) Chukman, and her granddaughter, Andrea Chukman Ulrich. Ms. Chukman was preceded in death by her husband, Louis Chukman.
A funeral Mass was celebrated May 19 at St. Barbara Church in Brookfield, followed by interment at St. Mary Cemetery in Evergreen Park.
Johnson Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.