Agnes Stasica, 98

Member of the Daughters of the British Empire

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Agnes M. Stasica (nee Neary), 98, of Brookfield, died on April 21, 2019. Born on Sept. 12, 1920, she worked as a peanut picker in the candy business. She was a charter member of the Resurrection Club and the Daughters of the British Empire. 

Agnes was the wife of the late Casimer C. Stasica for 60 years; the mother of Charles (Sue) Stasica and the late Terry Stasica; grandmother of Derrick Stasica, Lauren (Joe) Tortorich and Adam Stasica; and great-grandmother of Frankie, Ethan, Jude and Claire Tortorich. 

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 24 from 9 to 11 a.m. at Hitzeman Funeral Home Ltd., 9445 W. 31st St. in Brookfield, then to St. Louise de Marillac Church in La Grange Park for Mass at 11:30 a.m. followed by a committal service at Queen of Heaven Cemetery with private interment at Maryhill Cemetery in Niles. 

The family appreciates memorials to St. Louise de Marillac Church, 1125 Harrison St. La Grange Park, IL 60526 or to St. Thomas Hospice, 119 E. Ogden Ave., Ste. 111, Hinsdale, IL 60521. 

Additional information is available at 708-485-2000 or

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