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James Gilmore '63
Patti VanDiggelen Brogmus '81

April 2016

James Gilmore - Class '63
James "Jim" Gilmore, 71, of Lombard. Beloved husband of Maryanne, nee Beck; loving father of Michael, Maureen, William (Gina), and Mary Gilmore; devoted pa-pa of 7; cherished brother of Scott (Lynn) Gilmore and Mary (Keith) Pietsch; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Wednesday, April 13th, 3-9 PM at Knollcrest Funeral Home, 1500 S. Meyers Rd. (3 blks. S. of Roosevelt Rd.) Lombard. Funeral Thursday, April 14th, 10:15 AM from the funeral home to Christ the King Catholic Church, 1501 S. Main St, Lombard. Funeral Mass 11 AM. Interment Assumption Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, masses preferred. Funeral Info: or 630-932-1500.

Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on Apr. 12, 2016



Patti VanDiggelen Brogmus- Class '81
Patti A. Brogmus (nee VanDiggelen) of Arlington Heights passed away suddenly Wednesday, April 27, 2016. Beloved wife of Clifford; loving daughter of Eileen Van Diggelen (the late Carl); cherished sister of Donna (Lee), Carol (Paul), the late Carl Jr., the late Andy (Kate) and Debbie (John); fond daughter-in-law of Russell Brogmus (the late Carol) and adored by many nieces and nephews. Patti started her love of the industry at Braun Enterprises, currently worked for Arena Americas. Patti had a creative passion for Event coordinating and was always the life of the party with a smile on her face. She touched many lives. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to your favorite charity .


Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on Apr. 29, 2016