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  • Donald A. Novak Obituary Photo
    Donald A. Novak, 90 Crystal Lake, Illinois

    May 22, 1928 - October 11, 2018

    Donald A. Novak, age 90, passed away at his home, Thursday, October 11, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Chicago, on May 22, 1928, the son of Henry and Louise (Wischoeffer) Novak. On April 29, 1967,...


  • Scott Michael "Rowser" Rowe Obituary Photo
    Scott Michael "Rowser" Rowe, 53 Johnsburg, Illinois

    December 25, 1964 - October 9, 2018

    Scott Michael "Rowser" Rowe, age 53, of Johnsburg, passed away peacefully Tuesday morning, October 9, 2018, at Journey Care Hospice Center in Woodstock, Illinois. Scott was born December 25, 1964, in Ottawa, Illinois,...


  • Jessica J. Johnson Obituary Photo
    Jessica J. Johnson, 30 McHenry, Illinois

    July 13, 1988 - October 9, 2018

    Jessica J. Johnson, age 30, of McHenry, passed away unexpectedly at her home Tuesday morning. Jessica was born July 13, 1988, in Anaheim, California, the daughter of Kenneth and Tracy Thoma. She graduated from McHenry...


  • John J.  Biederer Obituary Photo
    John J. Biederer, 92 McHenry, Illinois

    June 15, 1926 - October 8, 2018

    John J. Biederer, age 92, of McHenry, passed away peacefully October 8, 2018. He was born June 15, 1926, to the late Nicholas and Angeline (nee Meyer) Biederer. John proudly served our country in the US Navy during...


  • Duane Schmitt Obituary Photo
    Duane Schmitt, 64 Johnsburg, Illinois

    July 13, 1954 - October 8, 2018

    Duane Schmitt, 64, of Johnsburg IL passed away suddenly on Monday, October 8th, 2018. Duane was born July 13th, 1954 in Waukegan, IL. He was the second oldest of his 7 siblings. Duane loved his family most,...


  • Michael H. Gribben Obituary Photo
    Michael H. Gribben, 81 Johnsburg, Illinois

    February 15, 1937 - October 6, 2018

    Michael H. Gribben, age 81,of Johnsburg IL, passed away peacefully on October 6, 2018 at VA Hospital in North Chicago. Michael was born on February 15, 1937 in Evanston IL, the son of Harold and Marguerite (Freed)...


  • Janice E. Tonyan Obituary Photo
    Janice E. Tonyan, 82 McHenry, Illinois

    March 27, 1936 - October 5, 2018

    Janice E. Tonyan, age 82, of McHenry, passed away on October 5th, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. She will be greatly missed by all who loved her. Janice was born March 27th, 1936 at home in Johnsburg, IL to the...


  • John B. Moore Obituary Photo
    John B. Moore, 74 Bull Valley, Illinois

    October 22, 1943 - October 4, 2018

    John B. Moore, age 74, of Bull Valley passed away on October 4, 2018 at Centegra McHenry Hospital with his loving family by his side. John was born in Chicago on October 22, 1943 the son of Bentley H. and Virginia C....


  • Patricia "Pat" Hignight Obituary Photo
    Patricia "Pat" Hignight, 87 Woodstock, Illinois

    July 26, 1931 - September 27, 2018

    Patricia B. "Pat" Hignight, age 87, of Woodstock, passed away peacefully Thursday, September 27, 2018. She was born July 26, 1931, in Chicago, to the late Arthur and Beatrice (nee Kelly) Fitzsimmons. On September 3,...


  • Randall "Randy" Funk Obituary Photo
    Randall "Randy" Funk, 71 McHenry, Illinois

    September 30, 1946 - September 24, 2018

    Randall (Randy) Lee Funk, Sr., 71, of McHenry passed away peacefully, Monday, September 24, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. Randy was born on September 30, 1946, in Grand Rapids, Michigan to Merwin and Elsie ...


  • Linda Marie Hauri Obituary Photo
    Linda Marie Hauri, 70 Hebron, Illinois

    May 31, 1948 - September 22, 2018

    Linda Marie Hauri, age 70, of Hebron, passed away on Saturday, September 22, 2018. She was born in Libertyville on May 31, 1948, to the late William and Ruth (Bockelman) Meyer. On May 11, 1968, she married the love...


  • Christine "Chris" Campo Obituary Photo
    Christine "Chris" Campo, 62 McHenry, Illinois

    June 26, 1956 - September 21, 2018

    Christine "Chris" A. Campo, 62, McHenry resident and owner of Fantasy Factory was reunited with her husband (Charles L. Campo) in heaven on September 21, 2018, just 9 days after their 17th wedding anniversary. She...


  • Frank A.  Serpico Obituary Photo
    Frank A. Serpico, 84 McHenry, Illinois

    May 18, 1934 - September 21, 2018

    Frank A. Serpico, age 84, passed away on Friday, September 21, 2018. He was born in Chicago, on May 18, 1934, the son of Frank J. and Emma (Ranallo) Serpico. On May 29, 1957, he married the love of his life, Jeanne...


  • Delmar T. Borta Obituary Photo
    Delmar T. Borta, 86 Wonder Lake, Illinois

    June 1, 1932 - September 16, 2018

    Delmar Thomas Borta, age 86, passed away peacefully in his Wonder Lake home on Sunday, September 16th. Delmar was born on June 1, 1932 in Chicago, IL, the son of the late Thomas Adam & Edna Jacqueline (nee Hoffman)...


  • Darnell G. Jones Obituary Photo
    Darnell G. Jones, 69 North Chicago, Illinois

    June 29, 1949 - September 14, 2018

    Darnell George Jones, age 69, of North Chicago, passed away peacefully Friday, September 14, 2018. He was born June 29, 1949, cherished son of late George D. and Norma (nee Ferrara) Jones. Darnell attended St....


  • William Lingenfelter Obituary Photo
    William Lingenfelter, 95 Greenville, South Carolina

    December 2, 1922 - September 10, 2018

    William Lingenfelter, age 95, passed away peacefully on September 10, 2018 in Greenville, SC. He was born on December 2, 1922 in Chicago, the son of Henry and Anna. He married Hilde (Hermann) on December 2, 2008 in...


  • Donna Lindberg Obituary Photo
    Donna Lindberg, 79 Bull Valley, Illinois

    December 30, 1938 - September 10, 2018

    Donna Lindberg, age 79, passed away on Monday, September 10, 2018. She was born on December 30, 1938, the daughter of Herman Frederick and Marie Mary (Etten) Brown. On February 27, 1960, she married the love of her...


  • Joan C. Zumski Obituary Photo
    Joan C. Zumski, 91 Crystal Lake, Illinois

    April 18, 1927 - September 9, 2018

    Joan Zumski passed away September 9, 2018 at Crystal Pines Health Care Center, where she was loved and cared for by many. She was born April 18, 1927 to Earl and Rose (Spinner) West. Joan married Robert Zumski in 1950...


  • Edwin William Borter, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Edwin William Borter, Jr., 55 McHenry, Illinois

    November 26, 1962 - September 6, 2018

    It is with great sadness that the Borter family announces his passing on Thursday, September 6, 2018, at the age of 55 years. Edwin will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Diane, and his children, Zach and Tyler. Edwin...


  • Robert "Bob" Eugene McDonough Obituary Photo
    Robert "Bob" Eugene McDonough, 76 Buffalo Grove, Illinois

    January 18, 1942 - September 6, 2018

    Robert (Bob) Eugene McDonough was born January 18, 1942, in Norwood MA, and was risen again into Eternal Life on September 6, 2018. Bob grew up in California and received a B.A. degree from Cal State LA. He then...


  • Frederick Digby Schwartzburg Obituary Photo
    Frederick Digby Schwartzburg, 90 Lakewood, Illinois

    July 23, 1928 - September 6, 2018

    Frederick Digby Schwartzburg, 90, of Lakewood, died peacefully on September 6, 2018. He was born on July 23, 1928, the son of Frederick and Florence Schwartzburg in Miami, Florida. Rick was preceded in death by his wife...


  • Charles Dolan  McCoy Obituary Photo
    Charles Dolan McCoy, 27 McHenry, Illinois

    March 18, 1991 - September 4, 2018

    Charles Dolan McCoy, age 27, of McHenry, passed away on Tuesday, September 4, 2018. He was born in McHenry on March 18, 1991, the son of Dean E. & Sherri L. McCoy. Charlie loved motocross, supercross, bmx, many kinds...


  • Christopher "Chubbz" Strauss Obituary Photo
    Christopher "Chubbz" Strauss, 33 Island Lake, Illinois

    May 1, 1985 - September 2, 2018

    Christopher "Chubbz" J. Strauss, age 33, of Island Lake, passed away unexpectedly, Sunday, September 2, 2018. He was born May 1, 1985, son of Robert Strauss and Lynette Rebesco. Chris loved football, especially his...


  • Lauren Nicholls Obituary Photo
    Lauren Nicholls, 71 Harvard, Illinois

    December 12, 1946 - September 1, 2018

    Lauren Deane Nicholls, age71, of Harvard, passed away on September 1, 2018, in Madison, WI, surrounded by his loving family. He was born on December 12, 1946, in Elgin, the son of Clark W. and Mabel A. (Witt)...


  • Cheryl Leah Groh Obituary Photo
    Cheryl Leah Groh, 63 McHenry, Illinois

    June 30, 1955 - August 31, 2018

    Cheryl Leah Groh, age 63, passed away on Friday, August 31, 2018, in Crystal Lake. She was born on June 30, 1955, the daughter of Walter and Leah (Andreoni) Nuss. After graduating from McHenry High School with the...