Richard Brhel

Richard E. Brhel, 90, of Broadview, died on Aug. 3, 2016. Born on Nov. 10, 1925, he served in the U.S. Navy in World War II and worked as a supervisor for a utility company. 

Mr. Brhel is survived by his wife, Lorraine V. Brhel (nee Pelka); his children, Debbie (Steven) Jansky and Wayne (Karen) Brhel; and his grandchildren, Megan (Trevor) McIntyre, Michael Jansky, Adam Brhel, and Andrew Brhel. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, James Brhel and Anna Brhel (nee Paveska); and his sister, Dorothy Brhel. 

A funeral Mass was celebrated Aug. 6 at Mater Christi Church in North Riverside, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.

Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.