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22 | February 16, 2017 | The frankfort station Faith Faith Briefs St. Peter’s United Church of Christ (12 W. Sauk Trail, Frankfort) Sew What? This is an ongoing gathering for beginning to advanced sewers that alternates on Fridays and Saturdays. For dates and more information, call (815) 469-2220. USO Drop-off The church serves as a drop-off location for donations to the USO from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. every weekday. The church accepts entertainment items such FUNERAL SERVICES DIRECTORY Kim O’Neil Golob Kelli Hartseil Mores Kelly Furlong Foresman, Secretary It was easy to decide on cremation. Now, what about the rest of the decisions? Colonial Chapel Funeral Home Private, On-site Crematory 15525 S. 73rd Ave. (155th/Wheeler Dr. & Harlem) Orland Park, Illinois Family owned for 40 Years 708-532-5400 The Cremation Experts. as movies and games; food including beef jerky, powdered drink mix and coffee; hygiene items such as baby wipes, shampoo and toothpaste; and miscellaneous items such as bug spray, sunscreen and fabric softener. For a list of things that can and cannot be donated, or for more information, call (815) 469-2220. Bible Study 7 p.m. Tuesdays and 10 a.m. Thursdays ©2006 Copyrighted Material Alcoholics Anonymous 7 p.m. Tuesdays. All those currently struggling or who have struggled with an alcohol addiction are welcome. Meetings are confidential. For more information, call (815) 469-2220. Sunday School 9:30-10:45 a.m. Sundays Sunday Worship with Communion 9:30 a.m. every first Sunday of the month. ADVERTISE YOUR FUNERAL SERVICES. Hickory Creek Community Church (10660 W. Lincoln Highway, Frankfort) Worship Services 5 p.m. Saturdays and 9 a.m., 11 a.m. Sundays. For more information, call (815) 469-9496. To have your church’s events included in Faith Briefs, email them to Assistant Editor Amanda Stoll at or call (708) 326-9179 ext. 34. Deadline is noon Thursdays one week prior to publication. Contact Jessica Nemec @708.326.9170 ex.46 In memoriam Kathleen Doherty Kathleen Doherty (nee Broda), 60, of Frankfort and formerly Evergreen Park died Feb. 1. Doherty was an early childhood educator and a member of the Roman Catholic Church. She is survived by her husband James M. Doherty; her children Katherine R. Doherty, Elizabeth A, (Matthew) Kurnat, James P. “Jimmy” Doherty and Michael J. Doherty; her grandchildren Ryan and Daniel Kurnat; her siblings Janice (James) Keane, Andrew (Karen Pierson) Broda and Mary T. Helinski; and numerous nieces, nephews and many friends. Visitation was held Feb. 4 at the Kurtz Memorial Chapel in Frankfort, and services were held Feb. 6 at St. Jude Catholic Church. Agnes Houdek Agnes Houdek (nee Vito), 90, of Frankfort died Feb. 3. She is survived by her children Debra Hansen, Donna Marzano, Linda (late Ken) Miner, Sandee Vermaas, Robert (Pam) Putman and John (Dee) Houdek; and her grandchildren. Services were private. Terri Rossi Terri Rossi, 63, of Frankfort died Feb. 4. Rossi was a longtime member of the Lincoln-Way community and an honorary captain of the Lincoln-Way East High School football team. Rossi is survived by her husband, Raymond “Ray” Rossi; her children, Amanda (Michael) Marshall, Brandon (Kristin) Rossi, Carmen Rossi, Drake Rossi; her siblings, Sharon (Dave) Pavletich, Floyd (Patti) Wilson, Scott (Jane) Wilson; and her grandchildren, Brock Marshall, Chase Marshall, Gianna Marshall, Gage Marshall, Miabella Marshall, Madeline Rossi and Tyler Rossi. Visitation was held Feb. 10 at the Kurtz Memorial Chapel in Frankfort, and services were held at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Frankfort. Charles Eaheart Charles “Chuck” Eaheart, 73, died Feb. 6. He was a “jack of all trades” who retired from Electro Motive Division after 36 years and collected locomotives that he helped build throughout the years. He enjoyed attending school functions for his grandchildren, in addition to spending time outdoors, traveling, watching golf, comedy and western movies and the Chicago Cubs. He is survived by his wife of more than 52 years Margaret (nee Goga); his daughter Tricia (Daryl) Gunter; his sons Chuck Jr. (Kim), Steve (Dana) and Keith (Sarah); his grandchildren Kelsey, Kyle, Taylor, Ryleigh and Aidan; and his brothers Harry (Theresa) and John (Ellyn). Visitation was held Feb. 9-10 at the Gerardi Funeral Home until services at St. Stephen Deacon and Martyr in Tinley Park. In lieu of flowers, donations to the family for a cancer charity of their choice would be appreciated. Dolores Surma-Petralia Dolores “Dee Dee” Surma-Petralia (nee Maher), 84, of Frankfort, died Feb. 7. She is survived by her husband Bobby Petralia, children Gerry (Marilu) Surma, Cathy (Joseph CPD) Tyrcha, Sheryl (Charles) Cronin, Louise (Tom) Tabisz, John (Dawn) Surma,Kathi (Chuck) Livingston, Debbie (Larry) Olson and Glenn (Katie) Petralia; 20 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren. Visitation was held at Kurtz Memorial Chapel. Funeral service was held at St. Jude Catholic Church. Internment was private. Have someone’s life you’d like to honor? Email kirsten@ with information about a loved one who was a part of the Frankfort community. Frankfort the frankfort station | February 16, 2017 | 23