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Herbert B. Lortz
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Merry Christmas dad...or should I say Bah Humbug??  I remember you taking us kids to pick out a Christmas tree (I think you had final say) and mom not liking it. But they always turned out to be beautiful. Thanks for the memories! Miss you and love you Da
1 of 10 | Posted by: Cathy Lortz - Hoffman Estates, IL

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“Happy Thanksgiving Dad. I miss and love you and think of you often. I know you'll be there in spirit with us today. I love you Dad!!! ”
4 of 10 | Posted by: Cathy Lortz - Hoffman Estates, IL

“I miss you so much Dad. You were one of a kind, the very best. You touched so many people (including me) with your warm heart and crazy sense of...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Cathy Lortz - Hoffman Estates, IL

“Dear John and Family,We are so sorry to read about your Dads passing. We can only say that if you are a reflection of your dad then he truly was a...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Joy & Ted MacINNIS - Palatine, IL

“Dorothy and Family,Mom told me the news on Saturday and I am heart broken. Please know that I am thinking of you with thoughts and prayers. I will...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Tammy Fritch - McHenry, IL

“Dorothy, I am so sorry and sad to hear of your loss of Herb, your soul mate. May you find some comfort and peace now and in the days to come. ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Karen Nothacker - Mount Prospect, IL

“May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: American Heart Association

“Dad, you're the best! Ed describes you as a crab; hard on the outside, soft on the inside. Did "no" ever really mean no?? Your sense of humor is...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Deb Kruk - Lake Zurich, IL

Herbert was born on March 4, 1933 and passed away on Monday, September 11, 2017.

Herbert was a resident of Illinois at the time of passing.

Herbert was an Indian Guide until he graduated from high school.

He served for the US Air Force during the Korean War and was a member of the Carpenter's Union Local 250.

A visitation and funeral service is scheduled for Wednesday, September 13, 2017 from 3:00pm until 7:00pm with the funeral service commencing at 7:00pm at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030. Interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Assoc., American Cancer Society, or the American Heart Association.

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