Monthly Archives: July 2018

Ana C. Escobales

Ana C. Escobales, age 38, a resident of Round Lake Beach, passed away Thursday, July 12, 2018 in Chicago.  She was born December 13, 1979 in Puerto Rico.  She worked in customer service.  Ana is survived by her fiancé Chris Boltorf, whom she became engaged to in October 2016; her mother, Dora Agosto;  brothers, Ismael Agosto III and Javier Escobales; daughter, Amy L. Freibauer; son, Jason O. Freibauer; daughters, Karena E. Eckstein and Victoria R. Eckstein;  son, Vince M. Eckstein; grandma, Rosa T. Maio; uncle, Jon Maio; aunt and uncle, Michael and Maria Davis; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.  A visitation and service are scheduled for Wednesday, July 18, 2018 from 4:00pm until 8:00pm with the funeral service beginning at 8:00pm at Strang Funeral Chapel and Crematorium, 410 E Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030.  Donations may be made to Dora Agosto for expenses.  For more information on services, call (847) 223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org.

 

James Scott Mutter

James “Scott” Mutter, age 36, a longtime resident of Grayslake, passed away peacefully at home on July 14, 2018. He was born February 11, 1982 in Evanston to Michael and Alison Mutter. Scott is survived by his parents, his sister Kristin Traut (David), his nephews Simon and Maxwell Traut, his extended family, and his cat Piglet. A memorial visitation is scheduled for Thursday, July 19, 2018 from 4:00pm until 8:00pm at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, 410 E. Belvidere Rd, Grayslake, IL.  The memorial service is scheduled for Friday, July 20th, 2018 at 11am at the funeral chapel. Donations to Save-a-Pet would be appreciated, or another World Series title from the Cubs. For more information on services, call 847-223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org.

Wilfredo A. Reyes

Wilfredo Ang Reyes, 73, a resident of Round Lake, passed away on July 11, 2018 at Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville. He was born on March 24, 1945, in the Philippines to Ricardo and Magdalena Reyes. A proud Veteran, Reyes joined the US Navy in the Philippines in 1967, served in Vietnam and retired in 1989 after 22 years of service. After Military retirement, he spent 16 years at Commonwealth Edison/Midwest Generation.  He is survived by his wife Frida, son Richard, daughter Rebecca (Jason) Falkinham, son Rick, granddaughter Madison Falkinham, sister Remedios (Artemio) Mendoza, brother Apolonio (Wendy), numerous nephews, nieces and their families. He loved to fish, drive in the countryside and was an avid military aficionado. He was a true patriot and extremely proud of his military service. Visitation will be Friday, July 20 from 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. at Strang Funeral Chapel & Creamtorium, 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030, with the Funeral/Mass at 11:00 a.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church 27551 Volo Village Rd, Volo, IL 60073. Interment will follow at Mt. Olivet Memorial Park, 1436 Kenosha Road. Zion, IL 60099. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research hospital. For information, please call 847-223-8122 or go to www.strangfuneral.org.

Lonny Jones

Lonny Jones, 75, a resident of Grayslake, IL, passed away July 12, 2018 in Milwaukee, WI.  He was born November 3, 1942 in Chicago, IL to Howard and Margaret (nee: Dionice) Jones.  Lonny loved poker, shooting pool, gambling, golf, fishing and, most importantly, Lonny loved his family.  He also enjoyed taking long walks on the beach and poking dead things with a stick.  Lonny is survived by his wife of 51 years, Yolanda, whom he wed on April 10, 1967 in Wheaton, IL, his children David and Janet both of Grayslake, his grandchildren Nicole of Lake Villa, Lonnie of Grayslake, and Andrea of California, his great grandchildren Koda of Lake Villa, Grayson of California, and one more on the way, his siblings Thomas(Cynthia)Jones of Huntley, Illinois, and Pamela (John) Pocrnich of Florida, and two children adopted by love, Chris Longley and Alison Allred.  He was preceded in death by his parents, his sister Debbie Tegleman of Trevor, WI,  his brother Dennis Holland of Zion, Il, and a grandson Richie.   All funeral arrangements were entrusted to Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Alzheimers Association.  A private viewing was held on Friday for the immediate family.  A celebration of life may be scheduled at a later date.  Log onto www.strangfuneral.org.

Kathleen T. Tomasello

Kathleen T. Tomasello, 79, a former resident of Grayslake, IL, passed away July 12, 2018 at Beecher Manor in Beecher, IL.  She was born July 8, 1939 in Chicago to Michael and Rose Ella Henaghan.  Kathleen is survived by her husband of 57 years, John, her daughter Roseann Mace, her grandson Brian Mace, and her siblings Patricia Henaghan, Ellen (Patrick) Keating, and Thomas Henaghan.  She was preceded in death by her parents.  A visitation is scheduled for Monday, July 16, 2018 from 5:00pm until 9:00pm at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030.  A funeral mass is scheduled for Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at 11:00am at St. Gilbert Catholic Church 301 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030.  Interment will follow at Ascension Cemetery in Libertyville, IL.  For more information on services, call (847) 223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org.

Lisa Campos

On July 10, 2018, Lisa Campos, age 52, of Round Lake, chose to be with God as he needed another angel.

Lisa was a dedicated employee with the Round Lake Library for approximately 10 years.

Lisa leaves behind 5 children, Zak, Emily, Kayla, Karla and Anne-Marie; also missing her are 3 grandchildren, Elisa, Gabriel and Ava.  Watching her take this journey to God are her brother Mark Campos; brother-in-law, Antonio; and mom, Peggy Stupey.  Many aunts, uncles and cousins are also missing her, but we all realize Lisa is no longer suffering after months of illness in the hospital.

A visitation is scheduled for Sunday, July 15, 2018 from 4:00pm until 6:00pm with a memorial service at 6:00pm at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, 410 E. Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030. For information, please call 847-223-8122 or go to www.strangfuneral.org.

 

Melvin G. Carlson

Melvin George Carlson, 77, a resident of Grayslake, passed away Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville. He was born June 22, 1941 in Chicago to Carl and Katherine Carlson. He was a retired English teacher at Glenbrook North High School and was a member of St. Peter Church in Volo. He is survived by his brothers, Carl (Linda) and Robert; his nephews, Eric (April) Carlson and Shane Carlson; his great-nephew and great-niece, Cayden and Morgan; and cousins, Dennis (Josie) Sell, Stan Carlson, Corinne DeVelasco, Rhoda (Jerry) Carlson and Brian (Liz) Sell. Visitation is Monday, July 16, 2018 from 10 a.m. until the time of the funeral mass at 11:00 a.m. at St. Peter Church, 27551 Volo Village Rd, Volo, IL 60073. Entombment will follow at Ascension Cemetery in Libertyville. Arrangements were entrusted to Strang Funeral Chapel and Crematorium, 410 E. Belvidere Rd, Grayslake, IL 60030. For information, call 847-223-8122 or visit www.strangfuneral.org.

John L. Schwartz

John L. Schwartz, age 57, of Lake Villa passed away on July 8, 2018.  He was born August 4, 1960 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and grew up in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin.  He graduated from the University of Wisconsin – Madison with a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy in 1984.  It was his last semester of college when he met his future wife in Introduction to Ballroom Dance.  He and Sandy Grivett were married on September 26, 1987.  He was a long time member of Wildwood Presbyterian Church in Grayslake where he had served as an Elder, youth group advisor, and member of their adult choir.

For the past twenty years he worked as a Walgreens pharmacist, primarily in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

In his spare time he and Sandy enjoyed travel, ballroom dancing and relaxing at home with a glass of wine and good friends.

John is survived by his wife Sandy Grivett, parents Dr. and Mrs. Walter R.  (June) Schwartz, brother Richard (Chris) Schwartz, sister Linda Hutchins, eight nieces and nephews and a great-niece.

Visitation will be Saturday, July 14 from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. at Wildwood Presbyterian Church, 18630 W Old Gages Lake Rd, Grayslake, IL 60030, with the service to follow at 11:00 a.m. Pastors Erik Holm and Jill Paulson will lead the memorial service.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Wildwood Presbyterian Church or Feed My Starving Children. 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.

David M. Anderson

David M. Anderson, 86, a resident of Grayslake and formerly of Prairie View, passed away Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at his home.  He was born October 20, 1931 in Evanston, IL to Edward and Elizabeth Anderson.  Dave spent his early years in Lake County IL attending Half Day Grade School and Libertyville High School. He worked in the construction industry, served in the US Army in the Korean War and the Army Reserves. Dave went on to own and operate Dave’s Sinclair Service Station in Half Day and was a Volunteer Fireman for the Vernon Fire Protection District. In 1967, he was elected Vernon Township Highway Commissioner serving for 30 years until his retirement in 1997. Dave’s love of fishing had him also working part-time at BonADon Custom Fishing and Tackle for 20 years and to then open Dave’s Reel Service.  After retiring Dave was a Trustee for the Lincolnshire Riverwood’s Fire Protection District for 10 years. Many also remember Dave as an active and encouraging Boy Scout Leader. He enjoyed traveling, gardening, wood working, and playing cards, bingo, and Yahtzee with his friends. As an avid fisherman, he cherished his annual trip to Canada with family and friends. He liked meeting new people wherever he went, and will be lovingly remembered for his kind and compassionate heart, easy going manner, upbeat attitude, willingness to lend a hand, and offering an uplifting word. Dave is survived by his loving companion for the past 9 years, Mary Jean Black, his children Daniel (Leann), Eric (Judy), Ellen Zeppo (Tony), David (Karen George), Amy (Chandra Govind) and Mark (Tara), his grandchildren Brad, Stacy, Lauren, Zach, Brennan, Camden, Aliyah, Christopher, Adam, Alaina, Cathy (Tom), and Mike (Karen), and his greatgrandchildren Zachary, Ryan and Carly.  He was preceded in death by his parents, his sister Patricia, his brother Edward, and his beloved wife of 52 years, Mary T. (nee: Horcher) Anderson.  A visitation is scheduled for Friday, July 13, 2018 from 3:00pm until 9:00pm at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030 and at the church one hour prior to the mass on Saturday.  The funeral mass is scheduled for Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 11:00am at St. Mary of the Annunciation Church 22333 W. Erhart Rd. Mundelein, IL.  Interment will follow at St. Mary Cemetery in Mundelein, IL.  In memory of Dave, donations may be made to St. Mary of the Annunciation, the American Legion, or the charity of your choice.  For more information on services, call (847) 223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org.

Dale Marie Strzyz

Dale Marie Strzyz, age 65, of Des Plaines, passed away Friday, June 29, 2018. She was born on July 6, 1952 in Chicago. She was a former CSO with the Grayslake Police Department. She is survived by Cindy Georgoulis and Matthew Collin Georgoulis. She was preceded in death by her parents, Chester and Irene (Starzynski) Strzyz. All services were held privately. Arrangements were entrusted to Strang Funeral Chapel and Crematorium, 410 E Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030. For information, please call 847-223-8122 or log on to www.strangfuneral.org.