Charles "Chuck" Hostert

Hostert, Charles N. "Chuck" Late of Mokena, IL. Beloved husband of Sally and the late Eleanore (nee Meehan); loving father of Allan (Elizabeth) (Kris Hostert), David (Cindy) and Barbara Hostert; stepfather of John (Linda) Feutz, Margene (Wayne) Christenson, Kathleen (paul) Eikedahl, Janet (Ted) Ziegler and Peggy (John) Ryan; proud grandfather of Megan (Marc) Bucklin, Nicholas (Samantha) Ashleigh, Heather (Craig) Whitney, Laura (Dave) Kral, Andrea (Christopher) Shepherd, Steve (Stefanie) Christenson, Eric (Monique) Ziegler, Brent (Erin) Ryan, Jessica (Matt) Piske, Scott (Britney) Ziegler, Chad Ryan, Blake Ryan and the late Erin Eikedahl; great-grandfather of 12; caring brother of Bernice Haag, Norma Boyce and the late Eleanor Reaney and Arthur Hostert. Preceded in death by his parents, Barney and Viola Hostert. Funeral Tuesday, October 15, 2013 10:00 a.m. from the Vandenberg Funeral Home 19604 S. Wolf Road Mokena, IL 60448. Interment in St. John's Cemetery. Visitation Monday, October 14, 2013 from 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Chuck was a life long Mokena resident, having served on the Village Board. Spent his entire career at the Chicago Airports, 38 years with United Airlines. He started as an aircraft mechanic and worked many years as the Manager of Maintenance for United. Served in the Army Air Force during WWII. He loved flying as a private pilot and was an avid auto race fan. He competed as a Driver in the late 40's and early 50's. His latest hobby was building and flying radio control planes and was a member of the Suburban Aero Club of Chicago. For info on services contact 708-479-1210 or www.vandenbergfuneralhome.com
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Vandenberg Funeral Home
19604 South Wolf Road Mokena, IL 60448
(708) 479-1210

Published in The Herald-News on Oct. 11, 2013