Gladys Spontak Obituary

Gladys R. Spontak
Gladys R. Spontak

January 24, 1930 - July 13, 2020
Born in Chicago, Illinois
Resided in Chicago, Illinois


Gladys R Spontak (nee Petrasek) age 90

Beloved wife of the late John Spontak (married 64 years); loving mother of Pamela, Sharon, Valerie (Michael) Dworak, Robert (Kathy), Carol (Martin) McCauley, James, Christine (Wilson) Merchan, and Joann (Robert) Dworak; beloved grandmother and great-grandmother to many; sister of Patricia Petrasek; dear sister-in-law of Elizabeth (late John) Casper; cherished aunt to David (Kathy) Casper and MaryAnn (John) McCauley; dearest great-aunt to many.

Gladys loved school, art, and music. She instilled this love in her children and grandchildren. She always provided a path for her children to excel and develop their talents.

Gladys leaves behind a legacy of scholars, artists, and talented musicians as a result of her sacrifices in raising her family.

A Memorial Service for Gladys will be held at a later date.




Funeral Home
DuPage Cremations, Ltd. and Memorial Chapel
951 W. Washington St.
West Chicago, IL US 60185