The Daily Herald from Arlington Heights, Illinois on March 9, 2008 · Page 141
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Arlington Heights, Illinois
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SUNDAY, MARC.IU), 2008 Obituaries D.MI.V IIKKAI.i) SKCIION :t PAGE 7 OBmjARIES Christian Lahman oflnglesldcfor the past four years Services for Christian Lahman, 40, formerly of Arlington Heights, will be conducted at 10 a.m. Tuesday, at K.K. Hamsher Funeral Home, 12 N. Pistakee Lake Road (one block west of Route 12,1/2 block north of Grand Ave.), Fox Lake. Burial will follow in Memory Gardens Cemetery, Arlington Heights. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Monday, March 10, at the funeral home. Born March 12,1967, in Arlington Heights, to Eugene F. and Raye (nee Pressney), he passed away Thursday, March 6,2008, at the University of Chicago Hospital, Chicago. Christian was employed with Bulk Systems Incorporated at the Round Lake Beach location as the shipping manager for the past four years and was a former employee of Panasonic in Elgin. He was an avid bowler, who enjoyed the sports trivia network, watching the White Sox, Blackhawks and Bears games and loved spending time with his family. He will be dearly missed by his mother and stepfather, Raye and Douglas Blackard of Antioch; his father, Eugene F. (Tori) Lahman of Florida; his grandmother, Doris Pressney of Round Lake Beach; his brother, Matthew (Nancy) Lahman of Algonquin; and his sister, Charmaine (John) Knapp of Minooka. His aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends also survive. He was preceded in death by two grandfathers and a grandmother. Fprjnformation, 847:587-2100. Clarence F. Lake of Elgin The visitation for Clarence F. Lake, 92, will be from 1 p.m. until the time of service at 3 p.m. today, at Madison Funeral Home, 305 Park St., Elgin.Burial will be private in Washington Cemetery, Elgin. Born Oct. 21,1915, in Colby, Wis., the son of Henry and Edna Laux Lake, lie died Friday, March 7,2008, at The Vines Elgin. Mr. Lake was a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Elgin. He retired in 1977 from I.T.W. Survivors include his wife of 68 years, Mary; two daughters, Patricia (Thomas) Prickett of Elgin and Carol (Thomas) Procter of St. Charles; two sons, Richard (Myrna) Lake of Rockford and Gary (Patricia) Lake of Elgin; grandchildren, Pamela (Steven) Medcalf, Thomas (Sara) Prickett, Michael (Eileene) Lake, Daniel Lake, Cherie (Terry) Aschenbrenner and Kevin (Katie) Lake; great-grandchildren, James, John, Gregory and Ryan; and two brothers, Harold and Wilbur Lake. He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers; and three sisters. Memorials may be made to Marklund Charities, 290 Town Center, Glendale Heights or St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Elgin. For information, 847-741-1128. Michael J. LaVarra ofBartlett Prayers for Michael J. LaVarra, 60, will be said at 9:25 a.m. Tuesday, March 11, at Colonial Funeral Home, 591 Ridgeview Drive, McHenry, leaving for St. Patrick Catholic Church, 3500 W. Washington, McHenry, for a funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Interment will be at 12:15 p.m. Tuesday, in All Saints Cemetery, in Des Plaines. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 10, at the funeral home. Born June 29,1947, in Chicago, to Daniel P. and Carolyn S. (Stangarone) LaVarra, he died Wednesday, March 5,2008, at Gottlieb Hospital in Chicago. Mike was employed at Feldco Windows as a sales manager and worked as an assistant lock master at McHenry Lock in the 1970s. Mike most enjoyed being with his family and friends and spending good times together. Survivors include his brother and sister, Joseph (Cindy) LaVarra of Charlottesville.Va., and Mona (Jeff) Frank of Brookfield, Wis.; and nieces and nephews, Stefanie LaVarra, Erin LaVarra, Nicholas LaVarra, Ellyn Frank and Brian Frank. He was preceded in death by his parents. Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, c/o Janet Smith, 200 S. Green St., McHenry, IL 60050. For jnformatjpn, 8115-385-0063._ McKenzie Lerman The family of McKenzie Lerman, the 3- week old daughter of Jennifer and Andrew Lerman, will receive friends from 5 p.m. until the time of the services at 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 10, at McMurrough Funeral Chapel, Ltd., 101 Park Place (Route 176, one block east of Milwaukee Ave.), Libertyville. Private interment will be Tuesday, in Ascension Cemetery, Libertyville. McKenzie passed away Saturday, March 8, 2008, at Evanston Hospital. In addition to her parents, McKenzie is survived by her sister, Taylor Ann; her brother, Drew; and her grandparents, Deborah and James Marrs, and Kalhy and Michael Lerman. If desired, memorials made to the March of Dimes, 111 W. Jackson, Chicago, IL 60604 appreciated. For informallon,M7J62^626. The Human Seasons Four Seasons (ill the measure of the year; There are lour seasons in Ihe mind of man: 1 le has his lusty Spring, when fancy clear Takes in all beauty vvilh an easy span: lie has his Summer, when luxuriously Spring's honied cud of youthful thought he loves To ruminate, and hy such dreaming high Is nearest unto heaven: quiet coves I lis soul has ill its Autumn, when his wings I le furlelh close; contented so to look On mists in idleness-lo let fair things Pass hy unheeded as a threshold brook. lit-has his Winter too ofpalemisfealure, Or else he would forego his mortal nature. •John Keats Jerome J. Lewandowski of Hoffman Estates Funeral prayers for Jerome "Jerry" Lewandowski will be said at 9:15 a.m. Tuesday, March 11, at Ahlgrim & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, 330 W. Golf Road, Schaumburg. A funeral Mass will follow at St. Matthew's Church, 1001 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg, at 10 a.m. Visitation is 3 to 9 p.m. Monday, at the funeral home. Born Aug. 17,1936, in Chicago, he died Friday, March 7,2008, surrounded by family. After his retirement in 2002, he enjoyed tinkering around the house and spending time with his grandchildren, taking them bowling, miniature golfing, shopping and attending many sporting and school events. He could often be found with Zac sitting on the couch watching TV and eating red Popsicles. Jerry was an active bowler for 50 years bowling in a number of leagues with his wife. During the 1970s and 1980s, Jerry was active in the Guardsmen Drum & Bugle Corps, driving buses, sitting on the board of directors and working Bingo. He was on the Hoffman Estates Zoning Board of Appeals from the early 1990s to 2003. Jerry was the beloved husband for 48 years of Marlene (nee Curtis); loving father of Teri (Kent) Williams of Palatine, Diane Zelko of Glendale Heights and Denise (Jim) Rnn of Island Lake; and cherished grandfather of Kendall Williams, Megan and Melissa Zelko and Zachary Finn. He is also survived by his brother, Robert (Eileen) Lewandowski; sister- in-law, Violet (Robert) Repplinger; and numerous cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Regina and Harry Lewandowski and sister, Roberta (the late Stanley) Jaje. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Disease Association, 4709 Golf Road, Suite 01015, Skokie, IL 60076. ForInformation, 847-882-5580. Charles J. Martin of Libertyville Charles J. Martin passed away after a brief illness. Charles was born on Dec. 5, 1921, in New Castle, Pa., the son of Charles Peter Martin, a railroad carpenter, and Laura Mae Hopper He was raised in the Great Depression in a small house on Electric St., eventually graduating from New Castle Senior High School after enduring a struggle with osteomyelitis that would define his life and shape his character. Charles then attended the University of Pittsburgh, earning a B.S. in chemistry in 1944, and meeting his future bride, Virginia Elizabeth Greer, a student at the New Castle School of Nursing. They were married on Dec. 8,1945, in the United Presbyterian Church of New Castle, and had recently celebrated their 62nd wedding anniversary. Charles continued at Pittsburgh, earning a doctorate in organic and physical chemistry. in 1951, before moving to Cleveland to serve as a post-doctoral fellow in biochemistry at Case Western Reserve. In 1954, he returned to the University of Pittsburgh, eventually becoming an assistant professor of biochemistry. In 1962, he took a position as associate professor at the Chicago Medical School (now part of the Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science), and conducted research on chemical reactions in the human body. While pursuing this research, Charles also served as chairman of biochemistry, dean and eventually as vice president of academic affairs. He retired from his administrative duties in 1987, and carried on his research until his full retirement on June 16,1995. As a youth, Charles loved the outdoors, achieving the rank of Eagle Scout with Palm. He was always proud that he could remember his knots and stayed in touch with his Scoutmaster of Troop 55, Bob McConaghy, as long as life allowed. He remained an outdoorsman until his later years, enjoying camping and woodcraft, hiking and fly fishing, and had a fair hand with the oar. Charles was proud that his grandfather, Thomas Martin, was born on the Irish coffin ship Arethusa, while his Belfast parents fled the potato famine of 1848. (Young Thomas was settled into Carbon Center, Pa. and eventually took Caroline S. Fennel of nearby Fenelton to the altar on Nov. 8,1870, after two years of Civil War service with the Fourteenth Pennsylvania Volunteer Cavalry.) Charles enjoyed relating summers spent on the Thomas Martin farm and could remember in detail local swimming holes and the best trees for apples. Charles is survived by his loving wife, Virginia of Libertyville; and by his children, Charles Joseph and his wife, Donna of Exter, Mich., Susan Ziegeweid of Oshkosh, Wis., James and his wife Louise, of Tijeras, N.M. and Stuart and his wife, Martha of Hinesburg, Vt. He is also survived by six grandchildren, Elizabeth Joy Rafferty and her husband, Dan, Michael, Kyle, Cara, Lukas and Benjamin Martin. He was the last of his family, being predeceased by his parents; his brothers, Georgie and Clarence; and his sisters, Pearl, Katherine, and Marie. Charles' family will receive friends on Monday, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Burnett- Dane Funeral Home Ltd., 120 W. Park Ave. (Route 176, one block west of Milwaukee Ave.), Libertyville. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the funeral home, with the Rev. J.D. Millar, associate pastor of First Presbyterian Church, Libertyville officiating. Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery, West Lake St., Libertyville, immediately following the service. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in memory of Charles J. Martin to either World Vision, P.O. Box 70172, Tacoma, WA 98481 0712 or the First Presbyterian Church, 219 W Maple Ave., Libertyville, IL 60048. For information, 8.47-362-3009. "If one advances confidently in (lie direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours," Henry David 'Nioreau Robert E McHale a resident of Carol Stream for 48 years ^0 Prayers for ^ Robert F. x McHale, 83, will begin at 9:15 .m. Monday, March 7, at Hultgren Funeral Home, 304 M. Main St., Wheaton, iroceeding to St. Luke Catholic Church, 421 Cochise Court, Carol Stream, for a Mass at 10 a.m. Interment will be in Assumption temetery. Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday, March 16, at the funeral home. Born July 1,1924, in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., to Michael and Helen McHale, he died Saturday, March 8,2008, at home. Robert was a veteran of the Army, having served during World War II in both the Pacific and Europe. After the war he worked with the Veterans Administration and retired in 1983 rom the Hines Data Processing Center. He married Patricia Fahey on June 7,1952. He was a Fourth Degree member of the Knights of Columbus, where he was a past irand Knight of the Wheaton Council, past )istrict Deputy, past State Warden, past : aithful Navigator, past Master of the Northern District of the Fourth Degree, and was a member of the Third Degree Team. He was a lifelong member of the VFW and had been Senior Vice Commander in Kingston, Pa. He is survived by his children, Michael McHale of Glen Ellyn and Linda (Gary) Court of Carol Stream; four grandchildren, Michael, Ryan, Patrick and Meghan; and his nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, 'atricia in 2004; and his parents. Memorials may be directed to the National MS Society, P.O. Box 4527, New York, NY 10163. Information and guest book is available at or call 630-668-0027. Hultgren Funeral Home Shew the family that you care. Express your heartfelt sympathy with a beautiful floral remembrance. 112S S. Roselle Rd., Schaumhurg, IL 60193 (Northwest Corner of RoselJe W& Wise Rds.) (847)524,1800 Ralph P. Miller ofWheaton for 60 years ^g. A memorial ^visitation for x Ralph P. Miller, 88, will be from 1 to 4 p.m. with a service at 3.p.m. Saturday, March15,attheHulH gren Funeral Home, > 304 N. Main Street, ' Wheaton. i Bom in Chicago, Jan. 4,1920, to Henry and Elizabeth Miller, he died Thursday, March 6,2008. He served in World War II in the Army in Europe and North Africa, rising to the rank of captain. He and his wife, Helen, were married July 10,1943. After 40 years in banking in Chicago, he retired in 1982 as executive vice-president and director of the LaSalle National Bank. He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Wheaton for over 50 years and served as a church trustee. Ralph is survived by his wife of 64 years, Helen; daughters, Laura Haule and Dr. Lois (Dr. James Lava) Miller; seven grandchildren and three step-grandchildren; and his sister, Lois Miller. He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Margaret McNeill; and brothers, Alfred, and Charles Miller. Family and friends may sign a guest book at For more information, 630-668-0027. Hultgren Funeral Home Kathryn "Katie" Mitchell A Mass of Christian Burial for Kathryn "Katiel 1 Mitchell will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, at St. Mary of the Annunciation Church, 22333 W. Erhart Road, Mundelein. Interment will follow in Ascension Cemetery, Libertyville. Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. today, at Kristan Funeral Home P.C., 219 W. Maple Ave. (two blocks west of Route 45 on Route 176), Mundelein, and from 9 a.m. until the time of the Mass Monday, at the church. Born Jan. 11,1983, in Libertyville, the daughter of Steve and Peggy Mitchell, she died Wednesday, March 5,2008, at home surrounded by her parents and wonderful nurse, Karen. Katie was a 2001 graduate of Mundelein High School and attended the College of Lake County. For the past 10 years, Katie had been battling an undiagnosed neurological disease. No matter how long she battled her disease, Katie always had a smile on her face and a sparkle in her eyes. For everyone who saw Katie, they were inspired by her spirit and her fight to live. Katie was the happiest when she was surrounded by her family and friends. She is survived by her parents, Steve and Peggy (nee Infanti) Mitchell; her brothers and sister, Brad (fiancee, Elizabeth), Brian, Kevin and Kristy; her grandma, Marge Infanti and grandpa, Duane Mitchell; her godmother and aunt, Mary Infanti (Greg Stahl); her godfather and uncle, Michael (Bobbi) Infanti; her aunts and uncles, Mark (Gemma) Infanti, Mary (Joe) Anderson, Jean (Brett) Sever sen, Eileen (Greg) Schaer, David Mitchell, Dennis Shaw and Michael (Erica) Mitchell; and all her cousins, Ben, Sam, Nathan, Dominic, Hannah, Jake, Nick, Doug, Luke, Alan, Matt, Megan, Nick, Mitchell, Max, Michael, Matthew, Stephanie, Joey, Anthony and Ethan. She was preceded in death by her grandma, Nancy Mitchell; and grandpa, Dominic Infanti. The family wishes to thank Dr. Raymond Roos and Joumana at the University of Chicago Hospital and all the wonderful family and friends who have supported them during these last 10 years of Katie's illness. In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to the ALS Research Fund, c/o Raymond Roos, M.D., Department of Neurology, University of Chicago, 5841 S. Maryland Ave., MC2030, Chicago, IL 60637. For information visit, www.kristanfuneral- or call 847-566-8020. Joan M. Mudloff formerly of Mount Prospect Services for Joan M. Mudloff (nee Moskus), 66, will held at 1 2 noon Tuesday, at Frledrlchs Funeral Home, 320 W. Central Road (at Northwest Highway), Mount Prospect. Visitation is 3 to 9 p.m. Monday, at the funeral home. Born July 1 1 , 1 94 1 , in Chicago, she died Saturday, March 8, 2008, at Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove Village. Joan was the dear mother of John J. (Debra) Mudloff, Joseph Mudloff and Julia , Mudloff, and cherished grandmother of Jessica and Rachel. For information, 847-255-7800 or GiGi Narducci-Lundgretl of Wood Dale Memorial services for GiGi Narducci- Lundgren will be held at 12 noon Saturday, March 1 5, at St. Edna's Church, 2525 N. Arlington Heights Road, Arlington Heights. Born Feb. 22, 1940, she died Friday, Feb. 29, 2008. GiGi is survived by her son, Keith Narducci and his family; and several close friends. "Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted." Albert Einstein Ethel Louise Oler A memorial service for Ethel Louise Oler, 80, a resident of Wyn- demer Senior Living Campus in Wheaton, formerly a longtime resident of Winfield, will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, March 15, at Wyndemere Senior Living Campus, 200 Wyndemere Dr., Wheaton. Friends may visit with the family from 2:30 until 4 p.m. Louise was born Feb. 18, 1927, in Galesburg to Ralph and Evah Rogers. She graduated from high school in Galesburg and then attended the University of Illinois on an academic scholarship where she graduated with a degree in business in 1951 . She married Thomas Oler in 1947, whom she met at the university after he returned from service in the Navy during World War II. They took up residence in Winfield in 1956. She worked at Chicago Golf Club for several years until becoming a full-time mother. In 1976 she returned to work as a case manager for the Child Support Division at the DuPage County Courthouse, where she served for 19 years. She was an active member of the First Presbyterian Church ofWheaton, serving as part-time church librarian in retirement. She also worked as a volunteer at the courthouse's Safe Harbor program. She was a generous contributor to wildlife protection and preservation. She is survived by sons, Mark (Margaret) Oler of Joliet and Van (Jennifer) Oler of Cincinnati; grandchildren, Candace and David; and nieces and nephews. Preceding her in death were her husband in 1990; infant son, Thomas Alan; her parents; and a brother, Eugene Rogers. Memorials may be directed to DuPage County Safe Harbor Children's Center, 505 N. County Farm Road, Room 201 5, Wheaton, IL 601 87 or Du Page County Animal Shelter, 1 20 N. County Farm Road, Wheaton, IL 60187. Information and guest book is available at or call 630-668-0027. Hultgren Funeral Home Frank Edward "Ted" Peacock Frank Edward "Ted" Peacock died Feb. 26, 2008, at the age of 88. He was born Sept. 1, 1919 in Evanston, III., to Frank E. and Catherine Peacock. After attending Carlton College and graduating from Northwestern University, he served as a lieutenant commander for the U.S. Coast Guard during World War II. Following the war, Ted married Jean Louise Woodford (who preceded him in death in 1972), and moved to Itasca, around 1950. There, he parlayed his lifelong passion for books and reading into a successful career in publishing, starting with Prentice Hall and eventually becoming vice- president for college sales at Rand McNally. In 1967, Ted started F.E. Peacock Publishers, and became a premier publisher of college textbooks in the social sciences, especially social work. In the process, he developed lifelong relationships with authors and colleagues throughout the U.S. He was an inspiration and mentor to many. Ted Peacock was an uncommon man. His intelligence, entrepreneurial spirit, ability to lead and quick wit endeared him to all he came in contact with. He was a major contributor to his Itasca community, serving on the school board for over 20 years; the F.E. Peacock Middle School is named in his honor. He loved to sail, play tennis, cribbage and playfully chase his grandchildren around. He was a capable leader and a loving husband and father. Ted and Jean together raised five children: Peggy (Steve) Aigner of Steamboat Springs, Anne (Joel) Adams of Arcadia, Mich., Tad (Margie) Peacock of Beulah, Mich., Sally Peacock of Minneapolis and Stephen Peacock of Portland, Ore., all of whom survive him. He also has 1 1 grandchildren and four great- grandchildren. He will be greatly missed by all of them. He is also survived by his second wife, Sarah and their two daughters, Olivia and Julia. A memorial service is being planned by his adult children, to be held in northern Michigan sometime this summer, with the time and pLaciasjenpJeJ.elerrnined. _____________ Louise Reinecke Services for Louise Reinecke, 102, a longtime resident of both Elmhurst and Addison, will be held at 12 noon Wednesday, at Williams-Kampp Funeral Home, 430 E. Roosevelt Road (one block east of Naperville Road), Wheaton. Interment will be in Chapel Hill Gardens West Cemetery, Oakbrook Terrace. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, and from 10 a.m. until the time of the services Wednesday, at the funeral home. She was the loving wife of the late Carl Reinecke; dear mother of Donna (Gerald) Elliott, Ronald (Jayne) Reinecke and Robert (Nancy) Reinecke; fond grandmother of Gregg, Scott, Rick, Robyn, Mark and Erik; and great-grandmother of 14. For information, 630-668-0016 or Clarence "Russ" Ruszczak of Lombard for 53 years wftg Clarence "Russ" Ruszczak passed ^^ away Saturday, March 1,2808. He served as a volunteer firefighter in Lombard for many years and was recently employed with Schroeder's Ace Hardware in Lombard. He was the husband of Virginia "Ginger"; father of Gregory, Denise and Nickolas; brother of Jeanette Lambert and Phyllis Galinis; grandfather of eight; and great-grandfather of two. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Memorial services are pending. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Marianjoy, 26W171 Roosevelt Road, Wheaton, IL 60187 would be appreciated. Arrangements were made by Illinois Cremation Service, 630-458 : 0611, Frances E. Schild of Crystal Lake The funeral service for Frances E. Schild, 87, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 13, at Querhammer & Flagg Funeral Home,] 500 W. TerraCotta Ave., Crystal Lake. In- erment will be pri- ,, • \ 'ate. ] Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, March 12, at the funeral home. Born in Chicago, May 23,1920, the daughter of John and Katharine (Zimmerman) 'arker, she died Friday, March 7,2008, at Northern Illinois Medical Center in McHenry. : rances is survived by her children, Karen (Tom) Pierce, Cynthia "Nicci" (Richard) Foydl and Raymond Jr. (Valerie) Schild; grandchildren, David (Michelle) Prochaska, John ,Bronson) Prochaska, Danny (Jana Mae) Pro- ;haska, Brian (Jana Sue) Prochaska, Kim- )erly (David) Hinterberg, Kyle David Geisser and Kurt Schild; and great-grandchildren, Ryan, Travis, Trent, Alden, Alyssa, Matthew, Abby, Lydia, KaiLea, Riley, Cameron and John Raymond. She was preceded in death by her parents; grandson, Kevin Schild; dear brother, Albert; sister, Amy; and her former husband, Raymond Schild Sr. Memorial contributions in her name may Se made to the Kevin Schild Onstage Choir Foundation, c/o Harris Bank, 215 E. Palatine Road, Arlington Heights, IL 60004. Please visit to sign the guest book or leave a message. For information, 815-459-1760. "Some memories are realities, and are better lhan anything that can ever happen to one again." WiUa father Arthelia Stewart of Arlington Heights Services for Arthelia Stewart will be field at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 11, at Faith Lutheran Church, 431 S.Arlington Heights Road, Arlington Heights. Interment will be in Memory Gardens Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Monday, March 10, at Glueckert Funeral Home, Ltd,, 1520 N. Arlington Heights Road (four blocks south of Palatine Road), Arlington Heights, and from 10 a.m. until the time of the services Tuesday, at the church. Born Oct. 6,1917, in Evenwood, W.V., lo David Day and Mazel Mae (nee Rouse) Gilmore, she passed away Tuesday, March 4, 2008, in Santa Ana, Calif. She is survived by her children. Sandra Russell) Nowak of Arlington Heights and )onald T. Jr. (Rosemary) Stewart of Hunting:on Beach, Calif.; her grandchildren, Robert Irene) Stewart, Kristin (Greg Thompson) 'Jemitz-Thompson, Daniel Stewart and Matthew Nemitz; her great-grandchildren, Vtegan, Hunter, Morgan, Cameron, Amaya, laleb and Logan; her sister, Jean (Richard) Buzard; and many cherished nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; seven of her siblings; and her husband, Donald T. Stewart Sr. For information and condolences, or 847-253-0168. Oscar Seemayer ofGimiee j& Memorial services for Mr. Oscar W^Seemayer, 75, will be at 11 a.m. Tues* day, March 11, at Ahlgrim & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, 330 W. Golf Road, Schaumburg. Interment is private. Born Feb. 26,1933, in Serbia, he passed away Monday, March 3,2008, in Schaumburg. Mr. Seemayer was a retired sales representative for Onsrud with over 30 years service to the company and had been a veteran of the Army. Oscar was the beloved son of the late Anna and Josef Seemayer; dear brother of Josef Seemayer, Brigitte (the late Fred) Fitzpatrick and Rainer Seemayer; devoted uncle of Kevin (Nicolette) Fitzpatrick, Joseph (Michelle) and Jeff (Coline) Seemayer and Heidi Ann Cuff; and great-uncle of Spencer, Nathan, Jolie, Derrek and Anthony. _ For.informatJon, 847-882-5580. Remembering a loved one on a special occasion? A Mcmoriam may be placed on the deceased's birthday, death or wedding anniversary. For details, contact the obituary desk: Phone: 847-427-4776 Email: k FAX: 847-427-1130 Florence H. Zawilla Florence H. Zawilla, 70, of Kenosha, Wis., passed away Tuesday, March 4,2008, at Grande Prairie Health & Rehab. Private services were held for Florence. She was born June 20,1937, to Ihe late Willard and Helen Schreiber in Chicago and was educated in schools of Chicago. Florence married Edward Zawilla, who preceded her in death July 19,2003. She worked as a cosmetician for Walgreen's for several years. She enjoyed knitting, puzzles and spending time with her friends at St. Joe's and St. Paul's Day Center. Florence is survived by her sons, Dennis (Tina) Zawilla of Kenosha and Wendell (Mary) Holte of Hanover Park, III.; daughter, Deborah (Brian) Nielsen of Arlington Heights III.; sister, Geri Ano of California; and three grandchildren. Arrangements were made by Bruch Funeral Home, Kenosha, 262-652-8298. Visit Florence's on-line memorial book at Alberto Zumpano ofSchaunihurg Services for Alberto Zumpano will begin at 9:30 a.m. and continue with a chapel service at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, at Salerno's Rosedale Chapels, 450 W. Lake St. (3/4 mile west of Bloomingdale/Roselle Road), Roselle. Interment will be in St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Monday, at the funeral home. He was the beloved husband of Giannina (nee Ouartucci); devoted father of Lillian, Angela (John) Janisch.Tony (Barbara) and Richard (Paula) Zumpano; dear grandfather of Anthony, Blake, Kristina, Gabriella and Olivia Zumpano, and Cristen and Danielle Janisch; and great-grandfather of Alexzander Zumpano. For infgrmatjgn, 630-889J700. _ IN MEMORIAM In Loving Memory of Jerry Reichenbach who passed away two years ago We do not need a special day to bring you to our minds, The days we do not think of you are very hard to find. Your Loving Family. We miss you! "Meals are like slurs; you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, yon choose them asyourguides, and following them you reach your destiny." CarlSchurz Monarch Hospice & Palliative Care Compassionate and Dignified Care Beyond Comparison and FaCtS about Hospice Care Myths Myth #7 Of 12 - Hospice is just for the patient. Fact: Hospice care focuses on comfort, dignity an ^ emotional support for the patient T,; and the entire familty. Quality of life for the S^ patient and all family members is the highest priority of Monarch Hospice. for won' information or to volunteer, please call 24 hours a ilui/ 7 i/m/s u week: 847-885-1818 or 866-455-1818 Did you know you could choose an emblem to run in your obituary? Choose up to two of our nine emblems: Firefighter Police Officer Veteran Medical Doctor Cross Star of David t Celtic Crobb Orthodox Cross Praying Hands l''or inure de-lulls contact the Obituary Desk 8H7--T27-H77fa Kmuil: ul)ilsC"clail\ In-laid.ioni

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