Elvira Garlisch obituary
Elvira Garlisch formerly of Mount Prospect Funeral services for Elvira Garlisch (nee Moehling), 78, of North Aurora, formerly of Mount Prospect, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, at St. John Lutheran Church, 1100 Linneman Road, Mount Prospect. The Rev. Jeff Gavin, pastor, will officiate. Born Jan. 4,1921, in Mount Prospect, she died Friday, Nov. 5, 1999, at Delnor-Com- muniry Hospital in Geneva. Interment will be in St. John Lutheran Church Cemetery. Mrs. Garlisch was a homemaker and a member of St. John Lutheran Church where she served in the choir and in the Ladies Aid Society. She was the beloved wife of the late Arnold W. Garlisch, who preceded her in 1981; loving mother of Sharon (Gary) Grams, Nancy (Dennis) Ledwon, Gregg (the late Janice) Garlisch and Gail (Bill) Kidd; cherished daughter of the late Emil and Martha (nee Ellerbrock) Moehling; dear sister of the late Robert and Irving Moehling; loving grandmother of nine; and great-grandmother of five. Visitation will be from 2 to 9 p.m. Sunday, at Lauterburg & Oehler Funeral Home, 2000 E. Northwest Highway, Arlington Heights, and from 10 a.m. until the time of services at 11 a.m. Monday, at the church. Memorials may be made to St. John Lutheran Church or to the donor's favorite charity. For information, (847) 253-5423.