Dorothy J. (Lattal) Smolke

April 8, 2022


Dorothy J. Smolke nee Lattal, age 88, of Plainfield passed away surrounded by loved ones on April 8, 2022.

Dorothy was the beloved wife of late Richard A., loving mother of Richard J.(Peggy), Janet A., Gail M. (Michael) Schremp; loving grandmother of Michael, Sarah, Stephanie, Alyssa and Matthew; sister of the late Joseph (Maryann) Lattal, the late Margaret (the late Charles) Schwab, the late John (Margie) Lattal and Eileen Lattal; aunt and great aunt of many.

Dorothy grew up in Chicago and loved baking, ceramics, card games and pool time. Dorothy was a lifelong fan of the Chicago White Sox and was very dedicated to family and family traditions. She was an active member in the Carillon community where her talents of crocheting formed many relationships and touched the lives of others. Funeral Services Tuesday 9:15 AM from Brust Funeral Home 135 S. Main St. Lombard, to St. Domitilla Church, for a 10 AM Mass of Christian Burial. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Visitation Monday 3 – 8 pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Dorothy’s memory can be made to Misericordia at 6300 N. Ridge Road, Chicago, IL. 60660

Info or 888-629-0094.

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April 11, 2022

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

Funeral Prayers
April 12, 2022

9:15 AM
Brust Funeral Home
135 S. Main St.
Lombard, IL 60148

April 12, 2022

10:00 AM
St. Domitilla Church (St. Lombard)

April 12, 2022

Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Illinois
1400 S. Wolf Rd.
Hillside, IL 60162


6300 N. Ridge Road, Chicago IL 60660

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