Rosemarie Dusek

Rosemarie Dusek (nee Pearcy), 90, of Brookfield, died Oct. 21, 2022. 

Ms. Dusek worked as a secretary for the municipal governments in Willowbrook and Darien. She loved travelling, writing poetry, painting, cooking and learning, but most of all she loved her family. She was generous with everything she had – her knowledge, her time and her love. She has joined her forever love, Joseph, in eternity.

 She was the wife of 72 years to the late Joseph H. Dusek Jr., the mother of Rosanne Dusek Tenuta and Joseph J. Dusek; the grandmother of Krista Tenuta, Jessica (Kesav) Gandham and Dominique Dusek; the great grandmother of Tala Gandham; and the aunt of many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services have been held. Interment was at Clarendon Hills Cemetery, Darien.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to ALSAC/ St. Jude Children Research Hospital, 5501 N. Cumberland Ave., Suite 101, Chicago, 60656 or Shriners Children’s Hospital of Chicago, 2211 N. Oak Park Ave., Chicago, 60707.

Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.

 Send sympathy cards to Hitzeman Funeral Home, 9445 31st St., Brookfield, 60513, c/o Rosemarie Dusek family.