Yoshiko Stemberk, 76, of North Riverside, died on March 1, 2017. She was born on September 15, 1940. 

She was the wife of Michael Stemberk; the mother of Debbie (Paul) Bigley, Michael (Kelley) Stemberk and David Stemberk; the grandmother of Jessica, Matthew, Amelia, and Anton; the sister of Taro and Sochin; the sister-in-law of Frank Stemberk; and the aunt of many. 

Visitation is at Conboy-Westchester Funeral Home, 10501 W. Cermak Road, Westchester, on Thursday, March 16 from 3 to 9 p.m. 

A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, March 17 at 10 a.m. at Mater Christi Church, 2431 10th Ave. in North Riverside, followed by entombment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.