Michele A. Trudeau

Michele A. Trudeau {nee Wolf}, a 60-year-old Grayslake resident, passed away unexpectedly at home on May 28, 2013.  She was born in Waukegan on January 6, 1953.  Michele grew up in Wildwood and graduated from Warren High School, class of 1971. She lived much of her adult life in Antioch.

Michele was brought up in the family’s establishment, Pierre’s Village Inn, where her passion for the restaurant business was born.  She made a name for herself as Event Coordinator at The  Tower Room, Food Service Manager at Antioch High School, and her life time working and personal relationship with John Steitz and Steitz’s Resort.

Michele was also a member and Treasurer of the UDLL Dart League, loved to cook, paint and read and always loved boating on the Chain of Lakes, a place that held many childhood memories for her.  She will be lovingly remembered for her smile and twinkling eyes, her sense of humor and her overall kind-hearted spirit.

Michele is survived by her daughter, Rachel Wolf; her mother, Anna “Toots” Trudeau; her brothers Steve (Sharon)  Trudeau and George (Ronnie) Trudeau; and many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews as well as a host of dear friends.  She was preceded in death by her father, Andrew “Pierre” Trudeau.

Friends of the family may join them for a memorial visitation at STRANG FUNERAL CHAPEL & CREMATORIUM, 410 E. Belvidere Rd., Grayslake, IL  60030 on Wed. June 5, 2013 from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. For information, please call (847) 223-8122 or visit www.strangfuneral.org.

4 Responses to Michele A. Trudeau

  • Jackie Turpel says:

    Michele, I will forever miss you. I remember so many good times. God keep you my friend..Jackie

  • Gina Ferguson says:

    Michele, I still can’t believe you’re gone, I want to pick up the phone and call you, but then realize no one will pick up. I will always remember you and the good times we had. I am so glad we became good friends through our working together. You were always there for me and I will miss that now more than you will ever know.

    You will always and forever be in my heart…..God Keep you always…..until we meet again….love you….Gina.

  • Patricia Stone says:

    Michelle – You are in good hands. May the Angels watch over you.

    Stoney and Trish

  • Michele, you will be missed by all…your sweet smile and bright shiny eyes twinkling at everything and everyone. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. You are in God’s gracious arms now keep him smiling! Anna