Donald P. Abbinanti

Donald Phillip Abbinanti, 78, beloved husband, father and grandfather, passed away at his home in Grayslake on December 7, 2018. He was born on Dec. 4, 1940 in Waukegan, IL, son of the late Phillip and Annette Abbinanti. He attended elementary and high school in North Chicago. Don was an Evans Scholar at Northwestern University, receiving his degree in 1963. He married Carol Gillespie in 1966 in Waukegan. Shortly thereafter Don served his country as a Captain in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War, and was awarded the Bronze Star Medal for Meritorious Service. He was employed by Abbott Laboratories in finance, retiring after a 25+-year career. Among his other pursuits, he enjoyed golf and traveling.
Don is survived by his wife Carol, son Jack (Julie) Abbinanti, daughter Cathy (Peter) Greenlaw and son Michael Abbinanti, grandsons Daniel and Dale Abbinanti, granddaughters Lily Abbinanti and Jessie Greenlaw, great-grandson Chase Abbinanti, sister Mary Hollinger, and many nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents.
A visitation and funeral service will be held at Strang Funeral Chapel, 410 E. Belvidere Road, Grayslake on Saturday, December 15, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. with a funeral service beginning at 3:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. For more information, please call 847-223-8122 or go to www.strangfuneral.org.

Jeanie D. Wiles

Jeanie D. Wiles passed on Thursday, December 6, 2018. She was born in Lima, OH on February 5, 1961. She lived most of her adolescent life in northwest Ohio. She came from a large family which include her brothers, Robert (Amy) Mohler and Michael (Cindy) Derrow; sisters, Dawn (Michael) Schilling, Laura Mann, Ginger Dempsey, Debra (Michael) Baker, Vicky (Dave) Knoth, Jodi (Richard) Schaffner, and Sue (John) Timms. She graduated from Put-In-Bay High School in 1979. Her greatest joy was having children. Jessica Klamm was born in 1980 and James E. Dunn III in 1982. She also has 3 grandchildren, Jason Carpenter, Helene Klamm, and Aurelius Dunn.
Jeanine loved children and ran a very successful in-home day care on the naval base. She later worked as a personal secretary, computer operator, paralegal and real estate closer. She retired with her husband in 2007. She was married to Timothy P. Wiles for 31 wonderful years.
She opened her home on occasion to family and friends who needed a safe place to stay. She became a member of the Gift of Hope Donor Program through the State of Illinois. She believed in recycling and even in death she continues to help others. She will be missed by all the lives she touched.
A visitation and memorial service will be held on Saturday, December 15, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. with the memorial service beginning at 5:00 p.m. at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, 410 East Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030. Interment will be held privately. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Home of the Sparrow, or the House of David in Waukegan. For more information, please call 847-223-8122 or go to www.strangfuneral.org.

William T. Giova

William T. Giova, 92, a resident of Grayslake, IL, passed away Wednesday, December 5, 2018 in Libertyville, IL.  He was born October 26, 1926 in Italy to Tony and Nina Giovacchini.  William was a World War II veteran having served with the US Navy from 1944 to 1946 aboard the USS Walter X. Young.  He was a member of St. Mary of Annunciation Church.  William is survived by his wife of 36 years, Mary Anne, his children William A. (Karen) Giova, Gene Anne (John) Speckman, and Kimberly Lobitz, his grandchildren Matthew, Lauren, Carolyn, Robert, Jarrett, and Jackson, his 3 great-grandchildren, and his sister Lee (Enzo) Berti.  He was preceded in death by his son Marc, his brother Al, and his parents.  A visitation is scheduled for Sunday, December 9, 2018 from 2:00pm until 6:00pm at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030.  A memorial mass is scheduled for Monday, December 10, 2018 at 10:00am at St. Mary of Annunciation 22333 W. Erhart Rd. Mundelein, IL.  Interment will be held privately.  Please no flowers, your presence and thoughts of our family, are gift enough.  For more information on services, call (847) 223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org.

Marilyn R. Shaver

Marilyn R. Shaver, age 64, a resident of Lindenhurst, passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018 at Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville after a three year battle with liver disease.  She was born October 12, 1954 in Waukegan to Murlin (Bud) and Loretta Marshall.  Marilyn was an aviation enthusiast, who, earlier in life, had earned hours towards getting her pilot’s license. She also loved to travel, especially her trips to Hawaii.  She is survived by her domestic partner of 22 years, Scott Corlett; her children, Adam (Meagan) Shaver of Johnsburg and Eric Shaver of Lindenhurst; her brothers, Les (Carmella) Marshall of Grayslake and Bruce (Marilyn) Marshall of Port Orange, FL; and her beloved dog child, Pogo.  She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Daniel Shaver.  A memorial service is scheduled for Sunday, December 9, 2018 from 1:00pm until 4:00pm at Lakewood Grove Clubhouse, 1653 Amarias Drive, Round Lake, IL 60073.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the ALS Association (http://www.alsa.org) in honor of Loretta Marshall, Marilyn’s mother, who was diagnosed with ALS/Lou Gehrig’s Disease.  Arrangements were entrusted to Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, 410 E. Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030.  For more information, call (847) 223-8122, log onto www.strangfuneral.org, or view us on facebook.

Beverly H. Hubbard

Beverly H. Hubbard, age 67, a long-time resident of Grayslake, passed away November 23, 2018 after a hard-fought battle against breast cancer. Bev demonstrated her kindness, loving spirit and bravery until the end.  As a devoted member of the Lake County community, Bev worked 30 years at the College of Lake County, retiring in 2014 from the Foundation Office, where she helped raise scholarship money for students. She was also active in the Exchange Club of Grayslake, The Lakes Region Watercolor Guild as Membership Chair, Chicago Calligraphy Collective as Vice President, and a Lake County Election Judge volunteer. Bev was a member of St. Gilbert Church in Grayslake.  Bev enjoyed taking day trips to hiking destinations with her husband, Kurt, kayaking on Grayslake where she lived for 41 years, and running her business—Calligraphy by Bev—in which she both penned and taught calligraphy and cursive writing.  Born July 8, 1951 in Chicago, IL, Bev is survived by her husband of 46 years Kurt L. Hubbard, daughters Jennifer Hubbard and Kate Hubbard (Brian Heath), sister Bonnie Hollifield, as well as many other family members. Bev is preceded in death by her parents Rudolph Bartell and Bernice Bartell (Schroeder).  A visitation/mass will be held in Bev’s honor on Saturday, December 29, 2018 at the St. Gilbert Chapel, 301 E. Belvidere Road, Grayslake at 10:00am until 11:00am with the mass starting at 11:00am. Immediately following, the family invites attendees to join them at a lunch/open house at The Vine restaurant in downtown Grayslake from 12:00pm – 3:00pm. A private family burial will take place on Sunday, December 30. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the CLC Foundation in Bev’s memory.

Katherine A. Hill

Katherine A. Hill, 62, a resident of Round Lake Park, passed away Saturday, December 1, 2018 at the Grove on the Lake in Zion, IL. She was born June 3, 1956 in Waukegan, IL to Kenneth and Jane Henning. Katherine is survived by her children Michelle Hill and Brian (Heather Vesler) Hill, her grandchildren Miranda, Brody, Gabrielle, and Annabelle, and her siblings Bill Henning, Vickie (Kevin) Spagnola, Daniel Henning, and Michael Henning. She was preceded in death by her parents. A memorial service will be held at a later date. All funeral arrangements were entrusted to 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, log onto www.strangfuneral.org., or see our facebook page.

David L. Campbell

David L. Campbell, age 65, a resident of Round Lake, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Tuesday, November 27, 2018. He was born on March, 5, 1953 to Julian and Josephine Campbell. Born in Chicago, he moved with his family to Mundelein when he was two years old. David graduated from Mundelein High School and attended the University of Illinois majoring in U.S. History and Physical Education. He was employed by Penray Company, Inc. in Wheeling as a purchasing agent for 42 years before recently retiring in July 2018. Dave loved to golf and he especially enjoyed his annual golf trip to Florida. He also spent a great deal of time fishing with his twin brother, Michael, right out his back door on Highland Lake plus their annual fishing trip to Canada. David is survived by his brother Michael of Palatine; sister Cheri (Ron) Marander of Spring Grove; stepmother Mary Campbell of Pleasant Prairie, WI; step-sister Georgina (David) Buckley of Lake Villa; step-brother Patrick (Linda) Rodriquez of Viroqua, WI; niece Melanie (Rodney) Miller of Spring Grove and children, Tristen and Chace; and niece Michelle (Jim) Hart of Libertyville and children Elaina, Quinten and Halie. He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother Ron, a step-brother Michael Rodriguez, and a step-sister Kathleen Pfister.
A visitation and funeral service are scheduled for Saturday, December 8, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. with the funeral service beginning at 2:00 p.m. at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, 410 East Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030. Interment will be held privately. For more information, please call 847-223-8122 or go to www.strangfuneral.org.

Krista M. Hook

On Sunday, November 18, 2018, Krista M. Hook, daughter, sister, and aunt, passed away suddenly at the age of 31 years.
Krista was born December 18, 1986, in Lake Forest, Illinois and grew up in Lake Villa, Illinois. She attended Grayslake High School and studied psychology at the University of Iowa and Northeastern Illinois University.
Krista was endlessly giving, adventurous, caring and lived in the moment. She loved trying new food, practicing yoga, and improving her fitness and health. She was a firm supporter of equal rights, and cared about family above all else.
Krista will be forever remembered by her parents Lawrence and Diane Hook, by her grandmother Ann Hook, by her brothers Nate (Kristi) and Brian (Christina) Hook, by her nieces Becca and Cami, and by her boyfriend Ron Heslop. Krista will also be forever remembered by her numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, extended family and dear friends.
A visitation is scheduled for Saturday, November 24, 2018 from 10:00am until 2:00pm at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030. The funeral mass is scheduled for Saturday, November 24, 2018 at 3:00pm at St. Paul the Apostle Church 6401 Gages Lake Rd. Gurnee, IL 60031. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Krista may be made to your preferred organization supporting suicide prevention and mental health. For more information please contact (847)223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org.

Eileen M. Varisco

Eileen Maria Varisco, 71, a resident of Round Lake Park, passed away Friday, November 16, 2018 at her home. She was born January 20, 1947 in Chicago to Alfred and Vicenta (nee: Pereda) Thompson. Eileen loved to cook with her husband and spend time with her grandchildren. Eileen is survived by her husband of 48 years, Frank, whom she wed on May 16, 1970 in Chicago, IL, her children Cecilia McCormick of Round Lake Park and Joe (Sarah) Varisco of Round Lake Beach, her grandchildren Sophia and Vincent of Round Lake Beach, and her brother Paul (Judy) Thompson of Indiana. She was preceded in death by her parents and her son-in-law Larry. A visitation is scheduled for Friday, November 23, 2018 from 4:00pm until 8:00pm at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030. A funeral mass is scheduled for Saturday, November 24, 2018 24, 2018 at 10:00am at St. Gilbert Catholic Church 301 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030. Interment will be held privately. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart Foundation. For more information on services, call (847) 223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org.

Rosemary E. Angstmann

Rosemary E. Angstmann, 92, a resident of Grayslake, IL, passed away Saturday, November 17, 2018 at Autumn Leaves in Gurnee. She was born August 16, 1926 in Chicago, IL to Ralph and Ellen Angstmann. Rosemary worked for Mrs. Stevens Candy in Chicago and a number of bakeries in Chicago for many years. Rosemary is survived by her sister Dorothy Fitzgibbons, her brother Ralph (Joyce) Angstmann, and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, 3 sisters, and one brother. A visitation is scheduled for Tuesday, November 20, 2018 from 6:00pm until 8:00pm at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 10:00am at the funeral chapel with an hour visitation prior to the service. Interment will be follow at St. Joseph Cemetery in River Grove, IL. For more information on services, call (847) 223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org or log onto our facebook page.