Joseph Jacob Baukert, 70, of Willow Springs and formerly of Brookfield, died on Jan. 25, 2018 in La Grange. 

Mr. Baukert was a junior high school teacher for Palos Consolidated School District 118. 

He was the father of Rebecca Ann (Frank) Manks and Joseph Baukert; the grandfather of Adelyn Manks; the former spouse of Vicky Napierkowski (mother of Rebecca Ann and Joseph); the brother of Frank (late Mary Kay), Barbara (Ed) Crass and Emil (Mary); and the former spouse of Carolyn Sutton-Baukert. V

Services have been held. Interment was at Resurrection Cemetery in Justice. 

Johnson-Nosek Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.