Phillip R. Hammerschmitt
FUNERAL HOME
Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd.
9445 West 31st St
Brookfield, IL
Phillip R. Hammerschmitt, age 84, of Brookfield. Beloved husband of Carolyn Hammerschmitt, nee Crothers; dear father of Beth (Tom) Kraus, Timothy (Rizalina) Hammerschmitt, Douglas (Emmanuelle) Hammerschmitt, and Amy (John) Stinson; "Papa" of Ian (fiancé Erin), Sean, Haley, Morgan, Sydney, Andrew, Noah, Nathan, and Brianna; great-grandpa of Degan and Delaney; brother of Bruce (Linda), the late Patricia and Marilyn; uncle of many nieces and nephews. "Master Hugger" of many. Phil was a computer engineer until his retirement. Most of those years he was employed by IBM. In June of this year, Carolyn and Phillip celebrated 59 years of marriage. He will always be remembered for his great stories and for the weekly "papa cards" that he sent to all of the grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation Sunday, July 25, 2021 from 3:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. and Monday, July 26, 2021 from 9:00 A.M. to 9:30 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd. 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513. Funeral Monday 9:30 A.M. to St. Louise de Marillac Church, corner of 30th and Raymond Ave., La Grange Park. Mass 10:00 A.M. Interment Queen of Heaven, Hillside. Memorials appreciated to your favorite charity. Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com If you wish to send a Sympathy Card to the Family, please feel free to send it to Hitzeman Funeral Home, 9445 West 31st Street, Brookfield, IL 60513, c/o the Philip Hammerschmitt Family. We will gladly forward it on to the family.


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Published by Chicago Tribune on Jul. 22, 2021.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
Jul
25
Visitation
3:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.
Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd.
9445 West 31st St, Brookfield, IL
Jul
26
Visitation
9:00a.m. - 9:30a.m.
Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd.
9445 West 31st St, Brookfield, IL
Jul
26
Funeral
9:30a.m.
Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd.
9445 West 31st St, Brookfield, IL
Jul
26
Funeral Mass
10:00a.m.
St. Louise de Marillac Church
corner of 30th and Raymond Ave., La Grange Park, IL
Funeral services provided by:
Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd.
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A great man who lived a great life. He'll be missed by all who knew him.
Stanley & Katie Czerwien
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July 22, 2021
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July 22, 2021
May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.
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