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The Rotary Club
of Naperville


Chartered in 1941, the Rotary Club of Naperville 
is one of the area's oldest civic organizations. 
Thank you for visiting our website, we'd love to have you visit in person. 

  Our meetings are held Thursdays at 12:15 pm at             Meson Sabika.

Guests are Welcome
Club Mailing Address:
PO Box 2, Naperville IL 60566


 1/16  Board Meeting, 4 pm
Naperville Bank & Trust

1/17 Offsite Meeting
NCC, Wentz Science Center

1/24  Regular Meeting
Task Force Results

1/31  Raise the Bar
Santo Cielo5:30 pm

1/31 Community Service 
Committee Meeting 
Santo Cielo 4:30 pm

2/7  Regular Meeting
Start the Month with Music

2/7 Committee Meeting
Youth Service, 1:30 pm

2/8 Committee Meeting
International Service
Colonial Cafe, 7 am

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2017 Amazon Smile


2018-2019 Officers


Randy Ems

President Elect

Rachel Ossyra
President Nominee

Alma Jones

Past President

John Norman


Curt Stowers


Kathryn Hoffman

Sergeant at Arms

John Higgins


Director Club Service

Kristin Giannini
club service
Dir Community Service

Brian O’Malley
community service

Dir Vocational Service

John Wightkin
vocational service

Dir International Service

Dick Galitz
international service
Director Youth Service
Kristin Eccles
youth service

Public Relations Chair

Christine Bloom

Rotary Foundation Chair

Richard Tatara

Membership Chair

John Gallagher

Program Chair

Alma Jones

Website/Nairator Editor

Christine Bloom

Audit Committee Chair

Denise Gierach


John Knobloch

Hearts & Flowers

Roger Iliff

Who We Are

The Club's members represent leaders in the 
business, professional, nonprofit, educational, 
and government communities who share a 
common commitment to community service.


Partners in Rotary

Sister Clubs

Naperville Rotary
New Gen

Naperville Rotary
After Dark

HomeMemorial - Tom Bursh


Thomas W. "Tom" Bursh

April 30, 1925 - November 15, 2014

Thomas W. Bursh, age 89, a resident of Spring Meadows in Naperville, IL, passed away peacefully on November 15, 2014 at Edward Hospital. He was born April 30, 1925 in Sandwich, IL.

Thomas is survived by his devoted wife of 65 years, Virginia; his loving sons, Tom (Karen) Bursh and Rick (Laura) Bursh; his grandchildren, Jennifer Lee Bursh, Andrew Thomas (Nicole) Bursh, Brittany (Adam) Countryman, Kelly (Matt) Timmons and Nicholas Bursh; his great-grandchildren, Carli and Tyler, Braden and Cody. Tom worked his entire career, 38 years with Western Electric Company, beginning at the Hawthorne Works where he met his bride Ginny. Upon retirement at the age of 58 he dedicated himself to an active volunteer role. Tom was involved with many Naperville organizations throughout the years. He was once president of Hawthorne Credit Union, overseeing the construction of its facility on Diehl Road and later Naperville Blvd. He was very involved along with wife Ginny with the Naperville Settlement, once being president and chairing the Antique Show fundraiser. He was elected to the Naperville Board of Education District 203 and later became president. His involvement was at the time Naperville North was constructed. The mayor appointed him to the board of Naperville Public Library and later elected president of the board. Active with Naperville Rotarians, he once served as president. He served as chairman of Congressman Fawell's advisory committee on education and was the district coordinator of the US Bicentennial Constitution and Bill of Rights competition with Bolingbrook winning state competition.