The following obituary is courtesy of the Forest Park Chamber of Commerce:
Joan M. Nadeau, nee Kaczmarski, age 58, resident of Forest Park, former longtime resident of LaGrange Park, passed away Jan. 7, 2014.
She was the beloved wife of Jim Nadeau; dear sister of Hank (Jo) Kaczmarski and a fond aunt of many. Joan was the heart and soul of Nadeau's Ice Sculpture Company for nearly 30 years, and will be dearly missed by all who knew her. A memorial visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 19, with a memorial service at 6:30 p.m. at Woodlawn Funeral Home, 7750 W. Cermak Rd., Forest Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to The American Cancer Society, or PAWS Chicago are appreciated. Info: 708-442-8500, orwww.woodlawnchicago.com.