Doris Henrietta Helen Swailes, nee Jahaske, 101 years and 5 months, resident of Lombard for 97 years, passed away on November 20, 2020. She was born in Chicago on June 8, 1919, to Joseph J. and Emily Jahaske nee Hoeft.
Funeral Services will be held Saturday, Nov. 28th with Doris lying-in-state from 10:00 AM until time of service at 11:00 AM at Trinity Lutheran Church, 300 S. Ardmore, Villa Park. Interment will follow at Chapel Hill Gardens West Cemetery, Oakbrook Terrace.
Doris was the beloved wife of the late Lester R; loving mother of the late Gregory L. and the late Scott L.; dearest sister of the late Harold (the late Marie) Jahaske, the late Wilbur (the late Carol) Jahaske, the late Arnold (the late Luella) Jahaske, and the late Norman (the late Elizabeth) Jahaske; sister-in-law of the late Frances (the late Alvin) Schultze, the late Truman (the late Viola) Swailes and the late Roy (the late Valerie) Swailes. She is survived by many nieces and nephews.
Doris was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Villa Park since 1923. She taught Sunday School and was very active in the women’s guild. After retiring as a Certified Professional Secretary, Doris enjoyed golf, bowling, bridge, and playing poker with her sister-in-laws.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to Trinity Lutheran Church, 300 S. Ardmore Ave, Villa Park, IL 60181, or Residential Hospice Foundation, 5440 Corporate Drive, Suite 400, Troy, MI 48098.
Arrangements were made by Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St, Lombard, IL 60148.
Visit www.brustfuneralhome.com or call 888-629-0094 for more information.