Gloria A. Zitek
Born: May 06, 1934 in Chicago, Illinois, USA
Died: January 02, 2014 in Countryside, Illinois, USA
Gloria A. Zitek, nee Skender, age 79 of Countryside, formerly of Stickney and Chicago. Beloved wife of the late John D., Retired Sgt. CPD and Village of Stickney Police Chief, loving mother of John Jr. “Jon Bradley” and Ron (Michele, fiancée), cherished grandmother of Brittany and Briana, dear sister of the late Louis (late Marcy) Skender and the late Virginia (late Howard “Chick”) Evans, fond aunt to many. Gloria studied voice at Sherwood School of Music training with Madame Arendt where she became an accomplished soprano, throughout her life she sang at countless events. She was a 50 year member of the Berwyn Chapter #529 Order of the Eastern Star and Jobs Daughters Bethel 39 Most Honored Queen of 1950. The family would like to acknowledge and thank St. Thomas Hospice for the wonderful care they provided. Funeral Monday, 11:00am Chapel Service at Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home 2447 S. DesPlaines Avenue, North Riverside. Entombment Mount Auburn Cemetery. Visitation Sunday, 2:00pm to 8:00pm. Info: (708)447-2500 or www.kuratko-nosek.com.