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Santa Rose Lentsch, 101 years old, passed away on Wed. Feb. 7, 2018 at Brentwood North in Riverwoods. She was born Sept. 13, 1916 in Chicago, where she lived for most of her life and has lived in Vernon Hills for the past 21 years. Santa was a former department manager for Goldblatt's Department Store and enjoyed crocheting and bingo.
Surviving are her daughter, Joan (Al) Proia of Vernon Hills; 9 Grandchildren, 8 Great Grandchildren and 2 sisters, Mamie LaSusa and Frances Francsis.
She was preceded in death by her husband David Lentsch in 1983, by her sons, David in 1997, Raymond in 1999, her sisters, Carmela Schmidt and Angie Laubinger and brother Joseph Mauro.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 pm Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018 at the Burnett-Dane Funeral Home, 120 W. Park Ave. (Rt. 176, one block west of Milwaukee Ave.) Libertyville. A service will be held at 6:00 pm Thursday, during the visitation with the Rev. Father James E. Merold, officiating. Interment will take place on Friday at St. Joseph Cemetery in River Grove. Info: 847-362-3009 or please sign the on-line guest book at www.burnettdane.com.

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Burnett-Dane Funeral Home
120 West Park Avenue Libertyville, IL 60048
Tel. (847) 362-3009

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