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Lake County Journal from Grayslake, Illinois • Page 20

Grayslake, Illinois
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OBITUARIES nephews, Christopher, Sam and Zachary and his cousin, Loiseen Brewer of Waterloo, Ind. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lynn and Laurene Arthur. A graveside service with military honors was scheduled for 11 a.m. June 23 at the Lakeside Cemetery, 500 W. Lake Street, Libertyville.

In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Winchester House Activity Fund would be appreciated. To sign the guest book, visit www. Obituaries The deadline for obituary notices is 5 p.m. Monday.

Obituaries can be e-mailed to For more information, contact Sheryl DeVore at JUNE F. WAREBERG Born: June 6, 1937 Died: June 1, 2012 June F. Wareberg, 74, of Vernon Hills passed away June 1 at the Brentwood North Healthcare Center in Riverwoods. She was born June 6, 1937 in Chicago, was formerly of Libertyville and has lived in Vernon Hills for the past 10 years. June was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Libertyville.

Surviving are her son Greg Wareberg of Buffalo Grove and sisters, Lorelei Weiss of Round Rock, Tex. and Norma Samuelson of Kankakee, III. She was preceded in death by her parents, Magnus and Hazel Samuelson and by her brother, Gordon Samuelson. A memorial service was scheduled for 2 p.m. June 23 at the First Presbyterian Church, 219 W.

Maple, Libertyville. Interment was to follow at Fairview Memorial Park in Northlake. To sign the guest book, visit Rosedale Court (at Cedar Lake Road), Round Lake. The funeral service was set for 1 p.m.

June 20. The Rev. Lisle Kauff-man was scheduled to officiate, with interment following at East Fox Lake Cemetery, Lake Villa. Online condolences to the family can be made at JEAN LEDAIN IRVINE Born: Nov.

18, 1940 Died: June 21, 2012 Jean LeDain Irvine, 71 passed away at Advocate Condell Hospital June 21. She was born Nov. 18, 1940 in Lisbon Township, Wise, the daughter of the late Adolph J. and Helen E. (nee Melville) LeDain.

She is survived by her son, Frederick K. (Emily) Irvine IV of Battle Creek, Ml; her niece and care provider, Tamara (Leo) Lowy of Grayslake; her brother, John (Wanda) LeDain of Beach Park; her sisters, Ruth Alice (Woody) Woodruff of Grayslake, and Donna (Edward) Slavik of Fort Collins, Col. her uncle, Horace H. Palmer and cousin, Susan (Michael) Janszy all of Milwaukee, Wise, and many nieces, nephews and grand nieces and nephews, and dear friends. Friends of the family were welcome to visit June 24 from 1 to 4 p.m., with a funeral service starting at 4 p.m.

at Strang Funeral Chapel Crematorium, 410 E. Belvidere Grayslake with the Rev. Lisle Kauffman officiating. Interment was to be held privately at Avon Centre Cemetery in Grayslake. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Arthritis Foundation, American Diabetes Association, or Grayslake Fire Department.

continued on page 21 parents and her siblings, Catherine, Marion, Thelma, Josephine, Richard, Raymond and John Leslie Memorial visitation was set for 2 p.m. June 21 at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 25519 Illinois 134, Ingleside, III. Interment was set for June 22 at East Lawn Memorial Gardens, 1002 Airport Bloomington, III. ROY M. KEMPPAINEN Born: Jan.

27, 1941 Died: Jun 16, 2012 Roy M. Kemppainen, 71, passed away June 16 at Condell Medical Center in Libertyville. He was born Jan. 27, 1941 in Salo, Mic. to William and Susanna (Puska) Kemppainen.

On July 15, 1967, he married Azalea Skrzypek in DeKalb, III. In 1952, he moved to Fairport Harbor, Oh. Roy graduated from Harding High School in 1958, and attended Soumi College in Hancock, Mich. He served in the United States Army in the 1960s during the Vietnam War. He was a Round Lake resident for 40 years.

He was employed as a production planner for Maclean-Fogg for over 30 years. While living in Round Lake he was a member of the American Legion Post 1170. Survivors include two sons, Scott Kemppainen of Round Lake, Dale (Kim) Kemppainen of Rockford; a brother, Rev. Rudolph (Darley) Kemppainen of Ishpeming, three grandchildren, Tara, Krystal, and Ryan and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Azalea, on Jan.

27, 2009; his parents; two sisters, Elma Hogya and Martha Rothen-berger and three brothers, Alfie, Carl, and Raymond. Visitation was set on June 20 at Justen's Round Lake Funeral Home, 222 W. North Dick was a volunteer firefighter for Grayslake, served as past president of the Grayslake Lions Club and the Grayslake Historical Society. He was awarded the Melvin Jones Award from the Lions Club and the Book of Golden Deeds from the Grayslake Exchange Club. Dick was a member of the United Protestant Church 4-Cers and a member of the Lake County Farm Bureau, and had worked at the Grayslake Feed Store for 50 years.

Dick is survived by his wife of 63 years, Joanne, his children Rick (Jean) Lawrence and Cheryl (Bob) Mount; his grandchildren Casey and Scout Mullett, his siblings Trudy (Norman) Housley, Evan (Patricia) Lawrence, George (Doris) Lawrence and Robert Lawrence; his sister-in-law Georgeann Lawrence, and his many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, his grandparents Gockey and Nanny, his brother Raymond, his sister and her husband Margaret (Robert) Hodgkins. A visitation was scheduled for June 20 from 3 to 9 p.m. at Strang Funeral Home, 410 E. Belvidere Grayslake.

A funeral service was scheduled for June 21 at 10 a.m. with an hour of visitation prior starting at 9 a.m. at the funeral chapel. Memorial contributions can be made to the Grayslake Historical Society or the United Protestant Church. For further information call 847-223-8122 or visit

BEULAH 'RUTH' FRANK Born: Feb. 2, 1923 Died: June 15, 2012 Beulah "Ruth" Frank, formerly of Normal, recently of Round Lake, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on June 15. She was born on February 2, 1923 in Mendota, to Leonard and Matilda (nee Benedict) Wixom. She was a member of the Eastern Star and enjoyed going to the Round Lake Park District Senior Center. She loved to sew and garden and also enjoyed attending family gatherings and spending time with her grandchildren.

Ruth will be deeply missed by her dear son, Kenneth (Kimberly) Frank of Ingleside; her grandchildren, Trenton, Tyler, Dylan and Desiree and her sisters, Lois Wixom, Jean Stenson and Alta May Wixom. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Harry Frank, her JANE E. STEELE Born: Jan. 19, 1956 Died: May 7, 2012 Jane E. Steele, 56, of Libertyville passed away on May 7at the ManorCare Health Services in Libertyville.

She was born Jan. 19,1956 in Libertyville and had been a Libertyville and Vernon Hills resident all her life. She was a 1974 graduate of Libertyville High School and also a graduate of Southern Illinois University. Jane was a member of the First Presbyterian Church and former employee of Dominick's in Vernon Hills and Baxter in Deerfleld. Surviving are her father, James Steele of Venice, brothers, Jeff Steele of Libertyville John Steeie of Brokaw, Wise, and her niece Kaylee Steele.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Jeanne Steele in 2010. A public graveside service was scheduled for 1 p.m. June 22 at the Lakeside Cemetery, 500 W. Lake St. To sign the guest book, visit or www.burnettdane RICHARD W.

LAWRENCE, SR. Born: July 1924 Died: June 17, 2012 Richard "Dick" W. Lawrence a resident of Grayslake, passed away June 17 at the age of 87. He was born July 1924 at his home in Libertyville to Evan and Bernice Lawrence. Dick was an Army veteran having served during World War II.

He was a member of the Grayslake American Legion, the United Protestant Church, and the Grayslake Lions Club. GEORGEffl fOMUMMTS ROBERTO. ARTHUR Born: Dec. 29. 1927 Died: June 12, 2012 Robert 0.

Arthur, 84, of Libertyville passed away June 12 at Advocate Condell Medical Center. He was born Dec. 29, 1927 in Indianapolis, Ind. and had lived in Libertyville since 1951. Bob was a 1946 graduate of Bremerton, Wash.

High School and served in the Army occupation of Japan from 1946-1948. He was a member of the United Methodist Church in Libertyville and a long time employee of Anchor Coupling in Libertyville. Surviving are his sister, Marilyn McArthur and his niece, Karen Spencer, both of Seattle, nephews, Craig (Gretchen) Battle of Seattle and Jeff Battle of San Francisco, three grand At St. Benedict's Abbey Benet Lake, WI 262-744-0663

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