Monthly Archives: February 2018

Ruth A. Mackowiak

Ruth A. Mackowiak, 85, a resident of Grayslake, passed away Sunday, February 25, 2018, at her home. She was born on December 17, 1932 in Chicago. She was a long time employee of Walmart in Round Lake Beach.
Ruth is survived by her daughter, Beverly Young; daughter-in-law, Jeannie; her grandchildren, Dena (Wally) Stanula, Rebecca Albert, Daniel (Cheri) Young and Keni Marie (Steve) Yates; and her 10 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond and her son, Ken.
A visitation is scheduled for Thursday, March 1, 2018 from 5:00pm until 8:00pm with a funeral service commencing at 8:00pm at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030. Interment will be held privately. For more information on services, call (847) 223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org.

James J. Kaiser

James J. Kaiser, 76, a resident of Wildwood, passed away Friday, February 23, 2018, at Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville, IL. He was born July 11, 1941 in Waukegan, IL to Jacob and Billie Kaiser. James was a member of the Local 250 Carpenters Union for 43 years and could build anything. He was an avid fan of NASCAR. James is survived by his wife of 30 years, Leslie Kaiser, his children James (Lesa) Kaiser, Jodi (Ben) Fapso, Nicholas (Christine) Read, and Philip Read, his grandchildren Aubrey (Ryan) Boyle, James Fapso, Judi Fapso, Kiana-Rae Read, Tyler Read, AnneMarie Read, and Vivienne Read, his great-grandchildren Seamus Boyle and Ashling Boyle, and his sister Betty Laursen. He was preceded in death by his parents. A celebration of life will be held on March 18, 2018 at The Vine 101 Center St. Grayslake, IL 60030, from 1:00pm until 4:00pm.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Meals on Wheels Lake County/Catholic Charities attn. Karen Daniels 671 S. Lewis Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085.  All funeral arrangements were entrusted to Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030.  For information, please call 847-223-8122 or go to www.strangfuneral.org.

Patrick J. Koob

Patrick James Koob, age 64, of Ingleside, IL passed away Wednesday, February 21, 2018 in McHenry, IL. He was born on January 23, 1954 in Park Ridge, IL to Mike and Vivienne (nee Genereux) Koob. Patrick is survived by his children, Kelly Krivanek of Fall River, WI and Peter (Glorivic) Koob of Willow Springs, MO; grandchildren, Mackenzie Krivanek, Kyle Koob and Kyla Koob. He is further survived by his siblings, Mike Koob of Lake Forest, IL and Kathy McGinnis of Point Roberts, WA. Private family services will be held.
For more information please call (847)223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org.

Grace I. Berger

Grace I. Berger, 91, a resident of Grayslake, IL passed away Tuesday, February 20, 2018 in Arlington Heights, IL.  She was born November 2, 1926 in Chicago, IL to Elmer and Myrtle Iverson.  Grace was a Jehovah’s Witness and an avid bingo player.  Grace is survived by her children William (Annie) Berger, James Berger, Steven Berger, and Barb (Alberto Swall) Phillips, her grandchildren Ryan Berger, Lisa Berger, Jamie Berger, and Michael Berger, and her great-grandchildren Austin and Hunter.  She was preceded in death by her parents, her 2 brothers, 1 sister, and her husband Robert Berger.  A visitation and funeral service is scheduled for Thursday, February 22, 2018 from 6:30pm until 7:30pm with the funeral service commencing 6:00pm at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, 410 E. Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030.  Interment will be held Friday, February 23, 2018 at 10:00am at Irving Park Cemetery in Chicago, IL.  For information, please call 847-223-8122 or go to www.strangfuneral.org.

Patricia J. Schultz

Patricia J. Schultz, age 63, of McHenry passed away Friday, February 9, 2018 at NIMC in McHenry. She was born on June 18, 1954 in Evanston to Harold and Doris Foley.
Patricia is survived by her husband of 39 years, Richard; children, Michelle (Bob) Anderson of Lindenhurst, Denise (Ian) Carlson of Wonder Lake, April Putwen of Lakemoor; Kelli Stanley of Oak Park and Jana (John) Baer of McHenry; and her 237 grandkids. She is further survived by her siblings, John (Karen) Foley of Northbrook, Michael Foley of Waukegan and Eileen (Larry) Parks. She is preceded in death by her parents and her sister, Nancy Stoxten.
A memorial service will be held at The Orchard Church, 768 Ridgeview Drive, McHenry, IL 60050 on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 7pm. A visitation will be held at church from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm.
All arrangements were entrusted to Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, 410 East Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030. For information, please call 847-223-8122 or go to www.strangfuneral.org.

Margaret “Marge” A. Schildgen

Margaret “Marge” A. Schildgen, 88, a resident of Grayslake, IL, passed away Tuesday, February 6, 2018.  She was born July 24, 1929 in Evanston, IL to Weldon and Gertrude Wood.  She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, aunt, cousin and friend.  She loved her grandchildren, great grandchildren, babysitting, gardening, camping and Christmas.  She was always happy and smiling.

Marge is survived by her husband of 69 years, Clarence; her daughters, Carol (John) Rezmer and Nancy (Tom) Schulz;  her 6 grandchildren, Stephanie (Travis) Hill, Michael (Dana) Rezmer, Jill (Joe) Walker, Steven (Jessica) Rezmer, Daniel (Brooke Lee) Schultz, Robert (Robyn) Schultz; 13 great grandchildren; and sisters, Pat (Terry) Dewar and Sharon Sharpe.  She was preceded in death by her parents; 2 brothers and 1 sister.

A visitation is scheduled for Sunday, February 11, 2018 from 3:00pm until 7:00pm at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030.  The funeral service is scheduled for Monday, February 12, 2018 at 11:00am at the funeral chapel.  Interment will be held following the services at Avon Center Cemetery.  For more information on services, call (847) 223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org.

Dr. Rudolph Salmeron Jr.

Dr. Rudolph Salmeron Jr., age 80, of Chicago, IL and Tucson, AZ, passed away Friday, January 26, 2018 in Tucson.  He was born on April 20, 1937 in Chicago.  He was a retired educator.  Rudolph is survived by three daughters, Karyn Salmeron, Kathryn (Victor) Laureano, Lynda (Erik) Fuentes; and three grandsons, Victor Laureano Jr., Jacob Vazquez Jr., and Miguel Vazquez. He is further survived by his siblings, Robert (Roslyn) Salmeron, Mary Ellen (the late Louie Gomez) Gomez, Ralph (Susan) Salmeron, Patricia (Charles) Molter, Jacquelyn Salmeron, Yvonne (Larry) Smith, Richard (Ronda) Salmeron, and Raul (Tiffany) Salmeron; and many nieces and nephews.  A visitation and funeral service are scheduled for Saturday, February 10, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. with the funeral service commencing at 1:00 p.m. at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, 410 E. Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030.  Interment will follow at Avon Centre Cemetery in Grayslake.  Donations in his name may be made to the American Heart Association. For more information please call (847)223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org.

 

 

Johnny M. Klchosky

Johnny M. Klchosky, 70, a resident of Round Lake Beach, passed away Sunday, February 4, 2018 at Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville, IL.  He was born October 20, 1947 in Phillips, WI to Johnny and Joyce (nee: Rollins) Klchosky.  Johnny is survived by his wife, Lois, his sons Clayton (Rhonda) Klchosky and Steven Klchosky, his 4 grandchildren, his sisters Diana (Dick) Gambeski, and Nancy Fisher, and several nephews.  All services were privately held and entrusted to Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030.  For more information please call (847)223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org.

Howard W. Munsinger

Howard W. Munsinger, 87, a resident of Wildwood, passed away Thursday February 1, 2018, at Hillcrest Nursing Center in Round Lake Beach, IL.  Howard was born January 18, 1931 in Chicago to Benjamin and Edith Munsinger.  Howard moved with his parents to Antioch and then lived in Grayslake for a year after his marriage to Edna.  They lived in Wildwood for 52 years until their health required them to move to Hillcrest Nursing Center where they’ve resided for the past 4 years.  Howard was a member of United Protestant Church for 35 years.  He worked for  Mark Control Water Supply Company and Lake Zurich Metal Products where he met his wife.  After his retirement he worked at Piggly Wiggly in Grayslake.  Howard is survived by his wife of 57 years, Edna Charlotte (nee: Ziche) Munsinger, two daughters, two grandchildren, three sisters-in-law, one brother-in-law, numerous nephews and nieces and many friends.  A visitation and funeral service is scheduled for Sunday, February 4, 2018 from 1:00pm until 2:00pm with the funeral service commencing at 2:00pm at United Protestant Church 54 S. Whitney St. Grayslake, IL 60030.  Interment will be held privately at Forest Home Cemetery in Forest Park, IL.  All funeral arrangements were entrusted to Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030.  For more information please call (847)223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org.