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Elaine E. (Miller) Schweppe

May 15, 2022

Obituary

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Elaine E. Schweppe nee Miller, age 90, of Lombard died May 15, 2022 at Good Samaritan Hospital.

Elaine was the loving wife of 69 years of Ralph; loving mother of Jeffrey (Laura) of WI, Julie (John) Sprague of Carol Stream and Randy (Julie) of GA; proud grandmother of Brian (Steffanie) Schweppe, Brett Sprague, Melissa (Kyle) Vesta, Kelly Sprague, Carly Schweppe, Caylee Schweppe and the late Christopher Derby; great-grandmother of Cassidy, Madison, Cade, Tatum and Coen; and relative of many.

Elaine was preceded in death by 5 brothers and sisters.

Elaine was born in Bensenville and graduated from high school there.  She was married 1952 and moved to Lombard in 1954. She was married for 69 years to her husband, Ralph.  She was a current member of the D.A.R. and a former member of the Lombard Women’s Club and Lombard Rotary-Ann. She was active in the PTA when her children were growing up.  She played in several bridge clubs. 

Elaine was a longtime member of Holy Trinity Church, where she was active in the Altar Guild and Peace Circle.

The Schweppe family owned Schweppe & Sons Restaurant Supply in Lombard for several generations.

Please Note Time Change:  Elaine will be lying-in-state on Friday, May 20, 2022, from 9 to 10:30 AM.  Funeral Service is private at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 350 E. Madison Street, Lombard.  Private Interment will follow at Chapel Hill Gardens West Cemetery, Oakbrook Terrace.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Alzheimer’s Association, 8430 West Bryn Mawr - Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60631  or Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 350 E. Madison St., Lombard, IL 60148, would be appreciated.

Arrangements by Brust Funeral Home.  Info www.brustfuneralhome.com or 888-629-0094.

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Services

Lying in State
Friday
May 20, 2022

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church
350 E. Madison St.
Lombard, IL 60148

Private Funeral Service

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church
350 E. Madison St.
Lombard, IL 60148

Private Interment

Chapel Hill Gardens West Cemetery

Donations

Alzheimer's Association, Greater Illinois Chapter
8430 West Bryn Mawr - Suite 800, Chicago IL 60631
Web: https://www.alz.org/illinois

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church
350 E. Madison St., Lombard IL 60148

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