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Obituary for Charlene Ellerbrock

Charlene J. Ellerbrock
(nee Pyszka)

Age 70. Wednesday, May 21,2008 at Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital with her family by her side. Born in Peru, IL, she was a longtime Joliet area resident. A registered nurse for over 40 years with the local hospitals, nursing homes and healthcare community.

Preceded in death by her husband, William G. Ellerbrock, Sr. (1983); her parents, Joseph and Ann Pyszka; and two brothers, Joseph and Ronald.

Survived by three children, Holly (Don) Stech, William (Sheryl) Ellerbrock, Jr. both of Channahon, and Robert (Angie) Ellerbrock of Joliet; one sister, Dolores "Dolly" (late Ray) Filas of Plainfield; seven grandchildren, Brandi, Ryan, Kristy, Melanie, Greg, Ben and Carl; and three great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins also survive.

Funeral Services for Charlene J. Ellerbrock will be Wednesday, May 28, 2008 at 9:15 a.m. from the funeral home chapel to St. Ambrose Catholic Church for a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Interment Woodlawn Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation Tuesday 4-8 p.m. at:

3200 Black at Essington Rds., Joliet
For information: (815) 741-5500
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