Eric L. Zeitlin, 29, of Westmont and formerly of LaGrange Park, died Aug. 19, 2022.

Mr. Zeitlin graduated from Riverside-Brookfield High School in 2011 and from St. Mary’s University in Minnesota in 2015. 

He was a lover of all sports, especially the Chicago Blackhawks and White Sox, and he was a devoted hockey player and coach for youth hockey. He loved the outdoors, hiking, swimming and playing basketball. He was also an active member of the St. John Vianney Parish Young Adult Group.  

Mr. Zeitlin was the son of Lee (Brookfield Zoo Police Department) and Jeannie (nee Riordan) Zeitlin; the brother of Emily Zeitlin; the grandson of Gertrude (the late Bob) Zeitlin; the nephew of Michael (Bea) Riordan, Theresa (Mike) Geimer and Bill Riordan; and the cousin of Megan, Matthew, Tomm, Kevin and Kelly Riordan. 

A funeral Mass was celebrated Aug. 24 at St. John Vianney Church, followed by interment Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

Memorial donations are appreciated to St. John Vianney Church, 64 N. Wolf Road, Northlake, 60164. 

Arrangements were handled by the Original Kuratko Family, Brian D. Kuratko-director.