John Fred Gritmaker Obit
John Gritmackcr John Fred Gritmacker, B3, of Barrington, Barrington, a retired head landscaper from Arlington Arlington Pork Race Track in Arlington Heights, died Tuesday in St. Thercsc Hospital, Waukcgan. He was born Nov. 27,1891, in Huntley, 111. Visitation is today from 1 to 10 J. L. Poole Funeral Home, 23 W. Palatine Rd., Palatine. Funeral service will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday in the funeral home. Officiating will be the Rev. Theodore A. Braem Immanuel Lutheran Church, Palatine. Burial will be in Randhlll Park Cemetery, Cemetery, Palatine. He is survived by five daughters, June (Albert) Helming, Mrs. Elizabeth (Dennis) Huffman, Mrs. Nancy (Silas) Andrews, Mrs. Ruth (Robert) Bonebrake and Mrs. Rosemarie (Raymond) Nelson; a son, James; a daughter-in-law, Fran Johnson (the late Glen Gritmacker); grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Lena Horn and Mrs. Emma Roth, and three brothers, George, Henry and Albert. was preceded in death by his wife, nee Cook; two sons, John (the late Beverly), and Glen; three brothers, Fred, Charles and August; parents, Fred and Minnie Gritmacker, and two grandchildren. grandchildren.