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Alva L. Reese

December 16, 2020

Obituary

Alva L. Reese nee Lederer, age 76, of Lombard passed away December 16, 2020.

Visitation will be held Monday, December 21st from 3 – 8 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St, Lombard. A Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, December 22nd at 10 AM at Brust Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood.

Alva was the beloved wife of the late Gerald “Gerry”; loving mother of Pamela (Ken) Karuhn of Villa Park, the late Mary and the late Raymond; cherished grandmother of Joshua of Lombard, Shelby A. Zigman of Lombard, Alexander Karuhn of Villa Park, Noah Karuhn of Villa Park, the late Raymond and the late Abigail; and dear sister of Dawn (Pax), Charlie, Eddie, the late Avis, the late Hope, the late Burt and the late Enid. She had many other relatives and many friends.

Alva was a resident of Lombard for over 60 years. She attended Willowbrook High School. Alva was a graduate of Glenbard East High School; she was part of the 1st class to attend Glenbard East. She worked in the cafeteria at Pleasant Lane Grade School until her retirement.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959, are appreciated.

For more information 888-629-0094.


Services

Visitation-Please Omit Flowers
Monday
December 21, 2020

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Brust Funeral Home
135 S. Main St.
Lombard, IL 60148

Funeral Service
Tuesday
December 22, 2020

10:00 AM
Brust Funeral Home
135 S. Main St.
Lombard, IL 60148

Interment following funeral service
Tuesday
December 22, 2020

Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery
20953 W Hoff Rd
Elwood, IL 60421

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