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Tim Hultgren

Funeral Director

Welcome to Hultgren Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

Tim and Vern Hultgren are pleased to work with a staff of licensed funeral directors and funeral assistants who share a strong caring and ministry background. Our reputation is built on over 70 years of service to Wheaton and the surrounding communities, including Glen Ellyn, Carol Stream, Winfield, Warrenville, West Chicago, Lombard, Naperville and beyond.

Our Mission: By providing compassionate care for those who have been touched by death, we seek to honor God, in whom lies our strength.
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We strive to be the finest in quality, compassion and service among funeral homes in Wheaton, IL. It would be our honor to serve your family during your time of need.

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Ethel Dresser

Ethel O Dresser

10/22/22 - 10/02/15

Ethel Oberg Dresser, age 92, a resident of Carol Stream and formerly of Wheaton for 75 years, died Friday, October ... View full obituary

William Malottke

William N Malottke

03/23/34 - 09/16/15

The Reverend Dr. Canon William N. Malottke, age 81, a resident of Carol Stream, IL, and formerly of McLeansboro, IL, ... View full obituary

Louis Ritacco

Louis M Ritacco

06/04/23 - 10/02/15

Louis Michael Ritacco – father, provider, husband, grandfather, great grandfather - transitioned to a new life with the Lord on ... View full obituary

Edward Albright

Edward H Albright

08/22/22 - 09/28/15

Edward Harrison Albright, 93, died September 28, 2015, in Geneva, Illinois.Ed was born August 22, 1922, in Glendale, California, to ... View full obituary


Gerald "Jerry" A Walker

04/10/38 - 09/28/15

Gerald “Jerry” Walker, age 77, a resident of Aurora since 2007, went to be with the Lord suddenly on Monday, ... View full obituary

Shirley Warren

Shirley R Warren

05/16/37 - 09/27/15

Shirley R. Warren, age 78, a resident of Wheaton, since 1969, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, September ... View full obituary

Sara Tovar

Sara L Tovar

01/22/31 - 09/24/15

Sara Louise Shafer Tovar, was born in Highland Park, Illinois on January 22, 1931, and died peacefully on September 24, ... View full obituary

DeWitt Gross Jr.

DeWitt C Gross Jr.

04/10/21 - 09/20/15

DeWitt C. Gross Jr., age 94, a resident of Wheaton, IL, died Sunday, September 20, 2015, at Brighton Gardens in ... View full obituary

Dr. David Norbeck

Dr. David E Norbeck

03/28/25 - 09/20/15

David “Dubs” Norbeck, age 90, a resident of Covenant Village in Northbrook, Illinois, and formerly a longtime resident of Wheaton ... View full obituary

Kathleen Coveny

Kathleen F Coveny

11/17/25 - 09/19/15

Kathleen Fox Coveny, age 89, passed away on Saturday, August 19, 2015 at Johnson Health Care Center, in Carol Stream, ... View full obituary

Martha Purdy

Martha M Purdy

03/18/35 - 09/15/15

Martha Marie Purdy, age 80, a resident of Belmont Village in Carol Stream, IL and formerly of Wheaton, IL, died ... View full obituary

Heather Capps

Heather M Capps

06/16/77 - 09/12/15

Heather Marie Capps, age 38, a resident of Hinckley, formerly of Wheaton, passed away on Saturday, September 12, 2015, at ... View full obituary

Michael O'Dea

Michael J O'Dea

02/13/31 - 09/11/15

Michael Joseph "Joe" O'Dea, age 84, a resident of Wheaton, IL, died Friday, September 11, 2015. He was born February ... View full obituary

Ruth Ericson

Ruth E Ericson

01/13/27 - 09/04/15

Ruth was born in rural Detroit Lakes, Minnesota to Oscar & Hannah Peterson, the youngest of five children, Dennis, Pete, ... View full obituary

Nancy Barcelona

Nancy Barcelona

06/18/55 - 09/03/15

Nancy Barcelona, a resident of Lombard, IL, died Thursday, September 3, 2015 in her home, following a very short, but ... View full obituary

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