Marlene E. Brodzik, 73, of Mundelein, passed away peacefully February 5, 2021, at Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville. She was born October 13, 1947, in Chicago, to the late Edmund and Eleanor Glabus. On October 11, 1969, in Chicago, Marlene married the love of her life, Bruce F. Brodzik. Marlene is survived by her loving family, her husband of 51 years, Bruce; two daughters, Melissa (Dr. Peter) Morawiecki and Jessica (Sergio) Arias; two granddaughters, Macee Morawiecki and Nelly Arias; one brother, Dale (Penny) Glabus; one sister-in-law, Peggy Glabus; and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Marlene was preceded in death by her two brothers, Edmund (his wife, Carol) Glabus and Jan Glabus. A memorial service is pending; please check back for the day and time. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, www.stjude.org. Arrangements entrusted to Sambrano Funeral & Cremation, Gurnee. Please sign the guestbook at LAURASAMBRANOFUNERALS.COM; additional information, call 847-571-7719.
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