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Alex H. Loresch of St. Germain died Sunday, March 31, 2013, at his home. He was 70.

Mr. Loresch was born Dec. 16, 1942, in Oak Park, Ill., the son of Alexander and Alma (née Miles) Loresch.  Alex was raised and attended schools in Bellwood, Ill., graduating from Proviso East High School.

He married his wife, Judy (née Weber), July 18, 1981,  in Wheaton, Ill. He was employed as a letter carrier for the U.S. Postal Service, retiring in 1999. Shortly afterward, he and his wife moved to St. Germain.

Mr. Loresch was a member of the St. Germain Lions Club. His hobbies included fishing and he was a lifelong fan of the Chicago Cubs and Chicago Bears.

He was preceded in death by his stepchildren, Lisa Adams and Todd Anderson; and a brother, Edward Loresch.

In addition to his wife, survivors include one brother, Richard, of Crest Hill, Ill.; one sister, Carol Loresch, of Crest Hill, Ill.; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be heldThursday, April 4, 2013,  at 2 p.m. at Gaffney-Busha Funeral Home. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service.

Condolences may be ex­pressed online at

Tuesday, April 02, 2013 1:53 PM

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