Norbert B. Chmura

Norbert B. Chmura, age 87 of Lansing, IL, passed away on Tuesday, December 24, 2013. He is survived by his two sons: Brother Thomas Chmura OSB and Peter (Nancy) Chmura; two daughters: Marijo Chmura and Cathy (Mark) Pawlowski; grandchildren: Michael Stefnik, Christina Pawlowski, Danielle Pawlowski, Ellen Chmura, and Joseph Chmura; brother: Clarence Chmura; and sister, Josephine Kozlowski. Mr. Chmura was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Bernadette. Funeral services for Mr. Chmura will be held Saturday, December 28, 2013 beginning with 9:30 AM prayers at the Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home, 3227 Ridge Rd., Lansing, IL, and proceeding to St. Ann Catholic Church, 3010 Ridge Rd., Lansing, IL for a 10:00 AM Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery in Calumet City, IL. Friends are invited to visit with Mr. Chmura's family on Friday, December 27, 2013 from 3:00 - 8:00 PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Mr. Chmura's name to the St. Ann Scholarship Fund. Mr. Chmura was a longtime member of St. Ann Catholic Church and an honored veteran of the U.S. Navy Air Corps. He was a retired assistant superintendent at Inland Steel and taught safety classes at Purdue University. He enjoyed spending time with his family, loved traveling and was an avid baker. He was a loving father and grandfather and will be dearly missed by his family and all who knew him.

Funeral Home

Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home
3227 Ridge Road Lansing, IL 60438

Published in The Times on Dec. 27, 2013