Sylvia B. Arndt

Sylvia B. Arndt (nee Pravda), 96, of Homer Glen and formerly of LaGrange Park and Cicero, died Aug. 21, 2020. Born Oct, 28, 1923, Ms. Arndt was a homemaker.

She was the wife of the late Raymond E. Arndt Sr.; the mother of Raymond E. (Barbara) Arndt Jr. and Patricia (George) Spies; the grandmother of Jeffrey (Danielle) Spies and Christopher (Theresa) Spies; the great grandmother of Taylor Spies, Emily Spies, Brendon Spies and Cody Spies; the sister of the late James Pravda, Mary D’Ercoli, Joseph Pravda, Otillia Wehry, William Pravda, Lillian Haas and Elsie Williams; and the aunt and great aunt of many nieces and nephews.

Services have been held. Interment was at Woodlawn Cemetery, Forest Park.

Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.

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