“Thank you so much for all your help with the funeral planning and the actual funeral. Everything was beautiful and could not have been more special or gone any smoother. It was comforting for our family to know that everything was going to be taken care of and that we would do my father-in-law justice with a very beautiful funeral. Thank you so much for that peace-of-mind. We could not have been more pleased with how everything turned out. You all are truly wonderful at what you do. I would never go anywhere else! (Although I’m hoping not to have to use your services for a very long time!) Thank you so much for everything.”
— L. H.
November 17, 1915 - January 08, 2013
Emil Obradovich, age 97 formerly of Chicago, IL at rest Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013 at the Provena Villa Franciscan Nursing Center in Joliet, IL. Born Nov. 17, 1915 in Chicago, IL.
Beloved husband of Elizabeth (nee Bozek), loving father of Emil P. (Shirl) and Stephen (Eileen) Obradovich. Cherished grandfather of seven and great-grandfather of four. Fond brother of Eli Obradovich and preceded by two brothers and five sisters. Emil served in the US Navy during WW II serving in the Pacific Theatre. He retired from Campbell Soup after 45 years of service.
Visitation Friday, Jan. 11, 2013 from 4:00 – 7:30 PM at Overman-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 15219 S. Joliet Road (Corner of Rts. 59 & East 30), Plainfield, IL 60544. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013 at 10:00 AM at Holy Family Catholic Church, 600 Brook Forest Avenue, Shorewood, IL. Entombment at Resurrection Cemetery, Justice, IL.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Naperville Responds for Our Veterans, 1111 S. Washington Street, Naperville, IL 60540.