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  • Lois Joeann Stark Obituary Photo
    Lois Joeann Stark, 84 McHenry, Illinois

    October 5, 1934 - January 17, 2019

    Lois J. Stark, age 84, of McHenry, passed away peacefully Thursday, January 17, 2019, at The Cottages of Fox Lake. She was born October 5, 1934, to the late Elmer and Rose (nee Laufenbuger) Williams, in Highland Park,...


  • John Joseph Zelkovich Obituary Photo
    John Joseph Zelkovich, 84 Bull Valley, Illinois

    July 23, 1934 - January 13, 2019

    John Joseph Zelkovich, age 84, of Bull Valley, passed away peacefully, on Sunday, January 13, 2019, at his home. He was born July 23, 1934, in Chicago, the son of the late Peter and Mary (Rosich) Zelkovich. On August...


  • Joan D. Larkin Obituary Photo
    Joan D. Larkin, 90 McHenry, Illinois

    March 23, 1928 - January 9, 2019

    Joan D. Larkin, 90, of McHenry, passed away peacefully in her sleep on January 9, 2019 after complications from pneumonia. She will be greatly missed by a very large circle of family and friends. A lifelong...


  • Russell J.  Kennedy (Johnson) Obituary Photo
    Russell J. Kennedy (Johnson), 52 Glenwood Springs, Colorado

    November 19, 1966 - January 7, 2019

    Russell J. Kennedy (Johnson) Russell was born on November 19, 1966, in Chicago, IL. He passed away on January 7, 2019, in Glenwood Springs, CO. He attended Northwestern Military Academy and Wm. Fremd High School....


  • John P. McAndrews Obituary Photo
    John P. McAndrews, 87 McHenry, Illinois

    March 29, 1931 - January 7, 2019

    John Patrick McAndrews, 87, beloved husband, father, grandfather, friend, of McHenry, IL, died peacefully in his home surrounded by family, January 7, 2019. He was born in Chicago, IL on March 29, 1931. John...


  • Angela Schilling Obituary Photo
    Angela Schilling, 94 Twin Lakes, Wisconsin

    October 24, 1924 - January 6, 2019

    Angela Schilling, 94, of Twin Lakes, Wisconsin passed away at hospice in Woodstock, Illinois on January 6, 2019. She was born Luigia Angela Maria Fantini in Villafaletto, Province of Cuneo, Italy on October 24, 1924,...


  • John Henry Koscher Obituary Photo
    John Henry Koscher, 73 McHenry, Illinois

    October 20, 1945 - January 6, 2019

    John Henry Koscher, age 73, of McHenry, passed away at his home on Sunday, January 6, 2019, surrounded by his loving family. John was born October 20, 1945 in North Judson, Indiana, the son of Joseph and Charlotte ...


  • Jonathan Joseph Fritch Obituary Photo
    Jonathan Joseph Fritch, 33 Wonder Lake, Illinois

    October 1, 1985 - January 5, 2019

    Jonathan Joseph Fritch, age 33, of McHenry, passed away January 5, 2019. He was born October 1, 1985 in Woodstock, the son of Robert J. Fritch Jr. and Nancy Ann Luttrell. Jonathan loved bugs, traveling and exploring...


  • Robert James Rauhut Obituary Photo
    Robert James Rauhut, 75 Johnsburg, Illinois

    November 4, 1943 - January 1, 2019

    Robert James Rauhut, age 75, of Johnsburg, passed away Tuesday, January 1, 2019, at his home. Robert was born November 4, 1943, in Chicago, the son of the late Howard E. and Mae (Stern) Rauhut . On March 27, 1965,...


  • John  H. Grandt, JR. Obituary Photo
    John H. Grandt, JR. McHenry, Illinois

    January 1, 2019

    John H. Grandt Jr., age 87, of McHenry passed away peacefully at his home on January 1, 2019, with the help of Journey Care. John was born in Schiller Park, IL. to John and Lillian (nee Marquardt) Grandt. In 1935 the...


  • Elmer "Jim" Gorham Obituary Photo
    Elmer "Jim" Gorham, 75 McHenry, Illinois

    October 27, 1943 - December 30, 2018

    Elmer "Jim" Gorham, age 75, of McHenry, passed away peacefully surrounded by family, Sunday, December 30, 2018, at JourneyCare Hospice, Woodstock. He was born October 27, 1943, to the late Henry and Avice (nee Pierce)...


  • Rose Santi Obituary Photo
    Rose Santi, 91 McHenry, Illinois

    January 11, 1927 - December 28, 2018

    Rose Santi (nee Lorusso), affectionately known as "Noni", age 91, of McHenry, passed away peacefully, Friday, December 28, 2018, at JourneyCare Hospice Facility, Barrington. She was born January 11, 1927, to the late...


  • Mae C. Wagner Obituary Photo
    Mae C. Wagner, 96 McHenry, Illinois

    May 10, 1922 - December 27, 2018

    Mae C. Wagner, age 96, of McHenry, passed away peacefully December 27, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. She was born May 10, 1922 and raised by her grandparents John and Margaret Schmitt. On August 22, 1942, she...


  • Paul I. Morck, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Paul I. Morck, Jr., 86 Crystal Lake, Illinois

    October 16, 1932 - December 23, 2018

    Paul I. Morck, Jr., age 86, of Crystal Lake, passed away peacefully, Sunday, December 23, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. He was born October 16, 1932, to the late Paul Sr. and Anna (nee Holm) Morck, in Chicago....


  • LeRoy A. Hiller Obituary Photo
    LeRoy A. Hiller, 79 McHenry, Illinois

    April 14, 1939 - December 18, 2018

    LeRoy A. Hiller, age 79, of McHenry, IL, passed away December 18, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. LeRoy was born to Mary and Leo Hiller on April 14, 1939. He married Bernadette Wegener on April 16, 1966. He...


  • Joseph P. Sullivan, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Joseph P. Sullivan, Sr., 89 Wonder Lake, Illinois

    March 26, 1929 - December 17, 2018

    Joseph P. Sullivan, Sr, age 89, of Wonder Lake, passed away peacefully, Monday, December 17, 2018, at Crystal Pines. He was born March 26, 1929, to the late Ray and Helen (nee Esford) Sullivan. On November 3, 1962, he...


  • Patricia Madsen Obituary Photo
    Patricia Madsen, 76 Johnsburg, Illinois

    November 14, 1942 - December 14, 2018

    Patricia A. Madsen, age 76, of Johnsburg passed peacefully on December 14, 2018 at Lexington Health Care Center in Lake Zurich with her loving family by her side. Patricia was born on November 14, 1942 in Chicago, the...


  • Henryk Sobus Obituary Photo
    Henryk Sobus, 54 McHenry, Illinois

    November 24, 1964 - December 11, 2018

    Henryk Sobus passed peacefully in his sleep at 4:00 AM on December 10th having bravely fought cancer of the lungs and kidneys. Born in Żołynia Poland on November 24th, 1964, Henry is survived by a family who admired...


  • Ronald D. Wingstrom Obituary Photo
    Ronald D. Wingstrom, 62 Crystal Lake, Illinois

    October 14, 1956 - December 8, 2018

    Ronald David Wingstrom, age 62, of Crystal Lake, passed away on Saturday, December 8, 2018, at Northwest McHenry Hospital. Ron was born October 14, 1956, in Chicago, the son of John and Edith (Johnson) Wingstrom. He...


  • Rebecca "Becky"  Sweeney Obituary Photo
    Rebecca "Becky" Sweeney, 40 McHenry, Illinois

    April 17, 1978 - December 8, 2018

    Rebecca joined her heavenly family the afternoon of Saturday, December 8, 2018. Becky was born in Aurora, IL and grew up in McHenry, IL. She attended McHenry Community High School-West Campus, and over time began to...


  • James J. Tallurico Obituary Photo
    James J. Tallurico, 87 McCullom Lake, Illinois

    July 7, 1931 - December 6, 2018

    James "Mr. T" Tallurico, age 87, passed away at his home on Thursday, December 6, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Chicago on July 7, 1931, the son of James V. and Mary (nee Blazek) Tallurico. On...


  • Ellen A. Jones Obituary Photo
    Ellen A. Jones, 74 McHenry, Illinois

    June 25, 1944 - December 5, 2018

    Ellen A. Jones, age 74, of McHenry, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 5, 2018, at Northwestern Hospital – McHenry. She was born June 25, 1944, to the late Gustav and Wanda (nee Tolinski) Bauer. Ellen...


  • James A. Wisner Obituary Photo
    James A. Wisner, 85 Wonder Lake, Illinois

    May 8, 1933 - December 5, 2018

    James Wisner, loving husband and father of three children, passed away peacefully in his home Wednesday, December 5th at the age of 85 in the presence of his family. Jim was born May, 1933 in Waukegan, Illinois, to...


  • R. Riley Obenchain Obituary Photo
    R. Riley Obenchain, 60 Twin Lakes, Wisconsin

    April 14, 1958 - December 5, 2018

    R. Riley Obenchain, resident of Twin Lakes, WI and formerly of Woodstock and Wilmette, Illinois, was felled by cancer on December 5th, 2018 at the way too young age of 60, with his sister Edith, his brother Sam and...


  • Betty M. Buchel Obituary Photo
    Betty M. Buchel, 96 McHenry, Illinois

    May 2, 1922 - December 5, 2018

    Betty M. Buchel, age 96, passed away peacefully Wednesday, December 05, 2018, at JourneyCare Hospice in Barrington. She was born in Chicago on May 2, 1922, the daughter of Clarence and Elizabeth (Schaimotait) Ekvall...