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  • Juanita  Nordlund Obituary Photo
    Juanita Nordlund, 85 Wauconda, Illinois

    July 30, 1935 - July 28, 2021

    Juanita M. Nordlund, age 85, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 28, 2021 surrounded by her loving family. Juanita was born July 30, 1935, in Chicago, Illinois, the daughter of John and Evelyn Poppert. On...


  • Joe E. Gahan Obituary Photo
    Joe E. Gahan, 81 McHenry, Illinois

    October 28, 1939 - July 26, 2021

    Joe Eugene Gahan, age 81, of McHenry, passed away on Monday, July 26, 2021 at White Oaks, in McHenry IL. He was born on October 28. 1939 in Danville IL, the son of Marion Eugene and Ruth Ellen Gahan. He married his...


  • Frank W. Sek, MD Obituary Photo
    Frank W. Sek, MD, 94 McHenry, Illinois

    October 10, 1926 - July 21, 2021

    The only child born to Polish-speaking immigrants John and Kate, Frank W. Sek died July 21, 2021, in McHenry surrounded by his family. He was 94. Frank graduated as salutatorian from Wells High School in Chicago in...


  • Thomas J.  Sluga Obituary Photo
    Thomas J. Sluga, 67 McHenry, Illinois

    November 24, 1953 - July 20, 2021

    Thomas J. Sluga, age 67, of McHenry, passed away Tuesday morning, July 20, 2021, at JourneyCare in Barrington. He was born November 24, 1953, in Chicago, the son of the late Margaret (Cahill) and Roy Sluga. On August...


  • Michael D Niesen Obituary Photo
    Michael D Niesen, 79 Fox Lake, Illinois

    April 29, 1942 - July 19, 2021

    Michael D. Niesen, age 79, of Fox Lake, passed away Monday afternoon, July 19, 2021, at Providence Rehab and Nursing Home in Downers Grove. Michael was born April 29, 1942, in Woodstock, the son of Clarence and Marie...


  • James M Forrester Obituary Photo
    James M Forrester, 77 Algonquin, Illinois

    March 18, 1944 - July 16, 2021

    James Monroe Forrester passed away peacefully on Friday July 16, 2021 at Northwestern Hospital Huntley. He was born on March 18, 1944 in Chicago to Earline & Lexie Forrester. He attended Lane Technical High...


  • James F. Kamick Obituary Photo
    James F. Kamick, 67 Wonder Lake, Illinois

    November 19, 1953 - July 14, 2021

    James F. Kamick, age 67, of Wonder Lake, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family, on Wednesday, July 14, 2021, at Journey Care in Barrington, IL. Jim was born in Chicago, on November 19, 1953, the son of John...


  • Robert Phillip Wilkes Obituary Photo
    Robert Phillip Wilkes, 82 Elk Grove Village, Illinois

    November 16, 1938 - July 11, 2021

    Robert Phillip Wilkes, age 82, of Elk Grove Village, passed away on July 11, 2021 at his home. Robert was born in Chicago on November 16, 1938, the son of Dorfield and Lillian Wilkes. He married the love of his...


  • Barbara Gilpin Obituary Photo
    Barbara Gilpin, 92 McHenry, Illinois

    March 11, 1929 - July 11, 2021

    Barbara Gilpin, passed away peacefully on July 11, 2021 at her home in McHenry, Illinois with her loving family by her side. She was born in McHenry on March 11, 1929, the daughter of Herbert and Hilda (Weber)...


  • Susan Ptasinski Obituary Photo
    Susan Ptasinski, 71 Wonder Lake, Illinois

    July 3, 1950 - July 10, 2021

    Susan "Susy" Joy Ptasinski's love of life was apparent to all who knew her. She passed away on July 10, 2021 after a courageous and long-fought battle with cancer, surrounded by her husband and children, who will...


  • Michael L Miller Obituary Photo
    Michael L Miller, 72 Wonder Lake, Illinois

    December 26, 1948 - July 7, 2021

    Michael L. Miller, age 72, of Wonder Lake, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family, on Wednesday, July 7, 2021,at Journey Care in Barrington, IL. Michael was born in Chicago, on December 26, 1948, the son of...


  • Judith Ann Dahlgren Obituary Photo
    Judith Ann Dahlgren McHenry, Illinois

    July 4, 2021

    Judith Ann Dahlgren, age 67, of McHenry, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday evening, July 4, 2021, surrounded by her loving family. Judi was born November 15, 1953, in Sterling, Illinois, the daughter of Dean L....


  • Anne R.  Germaine Obituary Photo
    Anne R. Germaine, 93 McHenry, Illinois

    April 4, 1928 - July 3, 2021

    Anne R. Germaine, 93, of McHenry, IL died July 3rd, 2021 at White Oaks Memory Care in McHenry, IL surrounded by her daughters. She was born April 4th, 1928 in Chicago to Louis and Ursula Zupancic. She married Raymond...


  • Leszek "Les"  Czyz Obituary Photo
    Leszek "Les" Czyz, 81 Wonder Lake, Illinois

    January 6, 1940 - July 2, 2021

    Leszek "Les" W. Czyz, age 81, of Wonder Lake, Illinois passed away peacefully on July 2, 2021, with his loving family by his side. He was born in Poland on January 6, 1940, to Antoni and Maria Czyz. Les married his...


  • Lisa Ann Stevens Obituary Photo
    Lisa Ann Stevens, 56 Woodstock, Illinois

    December 13, 1964 - June 29, 2021

    Lisa was born on December 13th, 1964 to Robert and Margaret (Linster) Gengler. She was a graduate of Rosary High School in 1983 and completed work towards an Associate Degree. Lisa loved her job working with her...


  • Keith R. Smith, 60 Wonder Lake, Illinois

    August 22, 1960 - June 28, 2021

    Keith R. Smith, age 60, of Wonder Lake, passed away Monday, June 28, 2021, at Northwestern Hospital in McHenry. Keith was born August 22, 1960, in Chicago, the son of Richard and Sandy (Kline) Smith. On July 4, 1998,...


  • Sandra J. Rigsby Obituary Photo
    Sandra J. Rigsby, 73 McHenry, Illinois

    February 18, 1948 - June 27, 2021

    Sandra J. Rigsby passed Sunday, June 27, 2021, at home in the comfort and loving care of her family. She was born February 18, 1948, in Windsor, Vermont, the elder sister to four brothers. She attended Burdett College...


  • Hilary Joy Hopfe Obituary Photo
    Hilary Joy Hopfe, 68 McHenry, Illinois

    June 21, 1953 - June 23, 2021

    Hilary Joy (Pearl) Hopfe, age 68, of McHenry, passed away on Wednesday, June 23, 2021. She was born in The Bronx, New York, June 21, 1953, the daughter of Ben and Lee Pearl. On August 21, 1982, Hilary married the love...


  • Michael E.  Gilliland Obituary Photo
    Michael E. Gilliland, 76 McHenry, Illinois

    May 24, 1945 - June 21, 2021

    Michael E. Gilliland, age 76, of McHenry IL passed away on Monday June 21, 2021 at his home with his family by his side. He was born on May 24, 1945 in Chillicothe , Ohio, the son of Emerson and Evelyn Gilliland. ...


  • Richard James Jensen Obituary Photo
    Richard James Jensen, 76 Wonder Lake, Illinois

    January 30, 1945 - June 19, 2021

    Richard James Jensen, age 76, of Wonder Lake, passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 19, 2021, surrounded by his loving family. Richard was born January 30, 1945, in Chicago, the son of Niels and Margaret (Meding)...


  • Gabrielle zywiec Obituary Photo
    Gabrielle zywiec, 52 Wonderl Lake, Illinois

    April 5, 1969 - June 17, 2021

    Gabrielle (Gaby) B. Zywiec, 52, of Wonder Lake, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, June 17, 2021 at Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville. Gaby was born on April 5, 1969 in Arlington Heights, Illinois, a...


  • Evelyn Vastis Obituary Photo
    Evelyn Vastis, 58 Lakemoor, Illinois

    March 19, 1963 - June 16, 2021

    Evelyn Vastis, age 58, of Lakemoor IL, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 surrounded by her loving family. Evelyn was born March 19, 1963, in Chicago, Illinois, the daughter of Rodger and Juanita...


  • Marta Craik Obituary Photo
    Marta Craik, 84 Woodstock, Illinois

    September 10, 1936 - June 11, 2021

    Marta Craik, age 84, of Woodstock, Illinois, passed away peacefully on Friday, June 11, 2021 at Crossroads Care Center in Woodstock. She was born in El Salvador on September 10, 1936, the daughter of Angel and Maria...


  • Dennis James Hill Obituary Photo
    Dennis James Hill, 69 Holiday Hills, Illinois

    September 30, 1951 - June 10, 2021

    Dennis James Hill, age 69, of Holiday Hills, Illinois passed away on Thursday, June 10, 2021 at Loyola University Medical Center, with his family by his side. He was born on September 30, 1951 in Elgin Illinois, the...


  • Kenneth H. Becker Obituary Photo
    Kenneth H. Becker, 69 Wonder Lake, Illinois

    April 18, 1952 - June 9, 2021

    Kenneth H. Becker, age 69, of Wonder Lake, passed away peacefully and surrounded by his family, on Wednesday, June 9, 2021, at Journey Care in Barrington, IL. Ken (known as Keek by his family) was born in Chicago, on...