Emil Beran

Emil “Buddy” Beran, 87, of Brookfield and formerly of Chicago, died on Aug. 25, 2018. 

Born on February 12, 1931, Mr. Beran served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean War. After the war, he became a middle school teacher and was a longtime parishioner of St. Bruno’s. 

Mr. Beran was the husband of the late Renetta R. Beran (nee Lesniak); the father of Venessa Beran and Collette (George Adamczyk) Beran; and the uncle and great-uncle of many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his seven siblings. 

Visitation was held on Tuesday, Aug. 28 from 3 to 8 p.m. and on Wednesday, Aug. 29 from 9 until 9:30 a.m. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, 9447 31st St. in Brookfield. A funeral Mass will be celebrated Aug. 29 at 10 a.m. at St. Louise de Marillac Church, followed by Interment at Resurrection Cemetery.