Vlasta M. "Pat" Urban (nee Valla), 99, died at home in North Riverside on Jan. 8, 2018.
Born on Aug. 11, 1918, she was a member of the North Riverside Golden Agers, North Riverside Woman's Club and the North Riverside Health Committee. Ms. Urban worked as a secretary at Western Electric and Aerosol Research.
Her favorite pastimes were reading, doing puzzles, dancing, and gardening.
Ms. Urban was the wife of the late Edward M.; the mother of Charmaine (late Dale) Ewers; the grandmother of Todd (Agnes) and Timothy (Lindsay); the great-grandmother of Avery, Holly, Parker, Juliana and Olivia; and the friend and companion of the late Elmer Bilek.
Services have been held. Interment was private.
The family appreciates memorial donations to the Scottish Home, Brookfield Zoo or Hinsdale Humane Society.
Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home, North Riverside, handled arrangements.