William Cherwonick(1943 - 2013)

photoWilliam R. "Bill" Cherwonick, age 70, a 24 year resident of Naperville, IL, died unexpectedly on Thursday, October 24, 2013 at Edward Hospital in Naperville. He was born October 24, 1943 in Chicago. Beloved husband of Corinne (nee Stahnke) Cherwonick, loving father of the late Eric (Jenni) Sorensen, Cary Sorensen, Kara (Selden) Daume, Kori Berry and Nathan (Ashley Conrad) Sorensen, adored grandfather of Ashley and Erin; Angela, Jacob and Caleb; Maxwell and Graden; Peyton, Preston and Addison, cherished great-grandfather of Hunter and Hammond, devoted son of the late George Markel and Marie Cherwonick, brother-in-law of Elmer (Penny) Stahnke and Linda (Dave) Biagi, fond uncle of many, former spouse of Margaret (Robert) Hickox, loyal and loving co-worker to many. Bill grew up in Chicago's Bridgeport neighborhood and was a 1961 graduate of St. Rita High School. He worked in sales for many years, first at Burgess-Norton, Geneva, IL and for many years at Castwell Products in Skokie, where he was Vice President of Sales. Visitation Friday, October 25, 4:00-8:00 P.M. at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill St, Naperville. Funeral Services Saturday, October 26, 10:30 A.M. in the funeral home. Interment: SS. Peter & Paul Cemetery, Naperville, IL. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, (901) 495-3300, www.stjude.org For info. (630) 355-0213, www.friedrich-jones.com.


Funeral Home

Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home
44 South Mill Street Naperville, IL 60540
(630) 355-0213

Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on Oct. 25, 2013