Willard Nostvick, 67

Businessman, volunteered with preemies

September 12th, 2017 1:15 PM

Willard E. Nostvick, 67, a 40-year resident of Oak Park, died on Sept. 11, 2017 at home. Born on Nov. 25, 1949 in Chicago to the late Willard and Mary Nostvick, he graduated from Weber High School and received his bachelor's degree in business administration from DePaul University. 

The co-owner of Plastics Marketing Company in Elmhurst, he was an honorary member of the "Columbus Park Country Club." He loved his volunteer work at West Suburban Hospital, helping with the care of premature, newborn babies. 

Willard Nostvick is survived by Kathy, his wife of 45 years; his children, Elizabeth (Troy) Grooms and Chris Nostvick; he was Pa to Mason Grooms and Lily and Wyatt Nostvick; and his siblings, Linda Schoefernacher and Robert (Leslie) Nostvick. 

Visitation will be held on Thursday, Sept. 14 from 3 until 9 p.m. at Oak Park's Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home, 203 S. Marion St. Funeral Mass is on Friday, Sept. 15, 10 a.m., at St. Giles Church (please meet there). Interment is private. 

In lieu of flowers, the family appreciates donations to St. Giles ASP, 1025 Columbian Ave., Oak Park 60302.