Stephen Michael Wendt

Stephen Michael Wendt, 79, a longtime Hinsdale resident, died Sept. 19, 2020.

He is survived by his wife, Jane Wendt, née Matecki; his children, Beth (Barb O'Meara) Wendt, Mary (Andrew) Atseff and Charles (Kolette); his grandchildren, James, Frances, Henry, Kelsey (Ty), Charles, Christine, Emily, Thomas, Teddy, Sophie, George, Isabelle, Jordan, Kendall and Avery; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his son, Stephen M. (Tracey) Wendt Jr.

Visitation is from 3 to 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25, at Adams-Winterfield & Sullivan Funeral Home, 4343 Main St., Downers Grove.

Family and friends will meet for a funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, at St. John of the Cross Church, 5005 Wolf Road, Western Springs.

To reserve a place for the Mass, please email the funeral home at [email protected] with your name, number of people attending and phone number. Interment is private.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Chicagoland Toys for Toys for Tots, 8900 Odell Ave., Bridgeview, IL 60455 (online at or the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675 (online at