Raymond A. Fylstra

Raymond A. Fylstra, 73, of Hinsdale died Feb. 25, 2021.

Ray was a graduate of Northwestern Law School and practiced corporate litigation for 45 years, becoming a proud member of the Society of Illinois Construction Attorneys. An active member of Christ Church of Oak Brook, Ray served as an elder and trustee. Wanting to give back to the community, Ray became a board member and president of the United Way of Hinsdale, as well as a board member and vice chair of the United Way of Suburban Chicago.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Charlotte Fylstra, nee Buis; his children, Helen Fylstra, Margaret (David) Jaglowski and Henry (Stacy) Fylstra; his grandchildren, Penelope and Florence Jaglowski; his siblings, Daniel (Hilary) Fylstra, David (Shirley) Fylstra and Mary (Cameron) Artigue; and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation is from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 4, at Sullivan Funeral Home, 60 S. Grant St., Hinsdale.

A funeral service will take place at 11 a.m. Friday, March 5, at Christ Church of Oak Brook, 501 Oak Brook Road.

Internment is at Bronswood Cemetery in Oak Brook.

In lieu of flowers, memorials be made online to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research at https://www.michaeljfox.org or Christ Church of Oak Brook at https://www.christchurch.us.