Barbara O. Dreyer

Babara Opalessence Dreyer, 80, a resident of Libertyville, IL passed away March 26, 2016 at Manor Care Nursing Home in Libertyville, IL. She was born March 28, 1935 to Thelma Davidson and Albert J. Krueger.  Barbara had many interests which included gardening, sewing, quilting, embroidery, ceramics, crocheting, horses, and big sailing ships.  Barbara is survived by her children Barbara (Richard) of Hainesville, IL, Gary of Homestead, FL, Laurie of Arizona, David (Hope) of Twin Lakes, WI, and Henry (Beth) of Elmhurst, IL, and her ten grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Gerhardt “Gary” Walter Dreyer, and her stepbrother, James Ray Simpson, born 1936 weighing, 42 ounces, and having lived only 13 days.   A visitation is scheduled for Saturday, April 2, 2016 from 2:00  p.m. until 3:00 p.m. with a memorial service commencing at 3:00pm at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, 410 East Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030.  For more information log onto or call (847)223-8122.


One Response to Barbara O. Dreyer

  • Laura D Ferguson says:

    I am so deeply sorry for your loss. My love and prayers are with you all. Love Cousin Laura