Florence M. Hironimus, 94, formerly of Waukegan, passed away Friday April 24, 2015. She was born June 12, 1920 in Bland, MO to Henry and Una Aufder Heide. Florence was retired from the North Chicago VA Medical Center. She was a member of the Osage County Historical Society in Missouri, Lake County Geneological Society, Lake County Fair Association, and Daughters of the American Revolution. Florence is survived by her son Lonnie (Sue) Hironimus of Bristol, WI, her grandchildren Lynn (John) Salisbury, Craig Hironimus, Brad (Nicki) Hironimus, and Kurt (Lisa) Hironimus, 10 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great-grandchild, and her sister Floreine Stockton. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Clifford Hironimus in 1972, her sisters Wilma Ruth Aufder Heide, Lois Beasley, and Sarah Bock and her brothers Warren Artur and David Robert Aufder Heide. A visitation is scheduled for Monday April 27, 2015 from ¬10:00am until 11:00am with a service commencing at 11:00am at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030. Interment will immediately follow at Warren Cemetery in Gurnee, IL. In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Rolling Hills Nursing Home in Zion, IL. For more information please log onto www.strangfuneral.org or contact (847)223-8122.
Alyce Beemsterboer, 85, passed away April 19, 2015. She is survived by her loving husband Joseph Beemsterboer of 61 years, daughter Susan (Steven) Lane, her sons David and John Beemsterboer, her grandchildren Ashley (Chris) Brach and Abbey Greenberg, her brother Theodore (Lorraine) Clavey, her brother the late Orville Pat Clavey (Joan), her sister Geraldine (Gerald) Wicks and many loving nieces and nephews. Friends of the family may visit on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m at Strang Funeral Chapel, 410 East Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030. The funeral service is scheduled for Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral chapel. Interment will follow at Ascension Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 8430 West Bryn Mawr, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60631. For information, please call 847-223-8122 or visit www.strangfuneral.org.
Adeline R. Warzenski, 85, passed away April 12, 2015. She is survived by her daughter Debbie (William) Houghton, her grandchildren Jillian (Greg) Barry, Jenilee Houghton, and Kurt Houghton, her great-grandchildren Gavin and Bennet Barry, and her brother Eldon Duffek. Friends of the family may visit on Sunday, April 19, 2015 from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, 410 East Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030. A memorial mass is scheduled for Monday April 20, 2015 at 10:00am at St. Bede Catholic Church 36455 N. Wilson Rd. Ingleside, IL 60041. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Judes Children’s Hospital 4619 N. Ravenswood Chicago, IL. For information, please call 847-223-8122 or visit www.strangfuneral.org.
Barbara Jean Gilbert, 75, passed away on April 8, 2015 at home, in Wildwood. Barbara was born on July 1, 1939, to Walter and Evelyn Purdy nee Miller in Chicago, IL. Barbara loved to crochet blankets for The Project Linus, a non- profit organization that would meet once a month, providing homemade blankets to children in need. Barbara is survived by her children David(Ronika) of Schaumburg, IL, Daniel(Alisa) of Lake Bluff, Il, her grandchildren Neela, Christine, Eric, by her brother Robert(Adrienne) of Wheaton, IL. Barbara is preceded in death by her husband Wayne Gilbert, and her aforementioned parents. For those who wish memorial contributions can be made to The Project Linus Foundation P.O. Box 5621 Bloomington, IL, 61704 they can also be reached at (309)585-0686. All arrangements were entrusted to the Strang Funeral Chapel 410 E, Belvidere Rd, Grayslake, Il, 60030.
George Gruber, age 90, of Grayslake, passed away Friday, April 3, 2015 at his home. He was born on June 27, 1924 in Chicago, IL to Charles and Elsie Gruber. He was a veteran of World War II having served for the US Army and a member of the Grayslake American Legion. George graduated from Sign School and worked as a sign painter, as a milkman for Spinney Run Farms in Libertyville for over 30 years, and as a janitor for Magee Middle School in Round Lake and College of Lake County, and was a volunteer Grayslake Police Officer. George was a member and volunteer, as a minister of care for the sick, of St. Gilbert Church and a volunteer and minister of care for St. Therese Hospital and Winchester House. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and the Antioch Moose Lodge. George is survived by his wife of 68 years, Mary, his children, James (Paula) Gruber, Eileen (Jim) Siwula, Gerard (Jackie) Gruber, and George Gruber Jr., his many grandchildren and great-grandchildren, his sister Imelda Thome, and his numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by one daughter, Mary Ann, his sons Gregory and Eugene, and his 2 brothers and 1 sister. Friends of the family may visit on Saturday, April 11, 2015 from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at St. Gilbert Catholic Church 301 East Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030 with the funeral mass commencing at 9:30 a.m. at the church. Interment will follow at Ascension Cemetery. Arrangements were entrusted to Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, 410 East Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030. For information, please call 847-223-8122 or visit www.strangfuneral.org.
George E. Weinert, age 53, of Grayslake, passed away Sunday, April 5, 2015 at Advocate Condell in Libertyville, IL. He was born on January 26, 1962 in Choteau, MT to James and Annetta Weinert. George worked for 25 years for W W Grainger and was a member of the Grayslake Park District for over 10 years. He enjoyed fishing, brewing his own beer, and fixing anything that was broken. George is survived by his wife of 30 years, Karen, his parents James and Annetta Weinert, his children Tina (Mike) Cozad, Andrew Weinert, and Billy Weinert, his siblings Jimmy (Anna) Weinert, Steven Weinert, and Denise (Steve) Greenwood, and his sister-in-law Becky O’Donnell. Friends of the family may visit on Thursday, April 9, 2015 from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at with the memorial service commencing at 7:00 p.m. at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, 410 East Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family of George Weinert for a memorial to be named at a later date. For information, please call 847-223-8122 or visit www.strangfuneral.org.
Ronald John Deiler, 69, of Grayslake, passed away on March 28, 2015 at Condell Hospital in Libertyville, Il. Ron was born on February 9, 1946 to John and Alice Deiler nee Ullman, in Chicago ,IL. Ron loved the Green Bay Packers, he was an avid hunter, fisherman, he also had a passion for gardening, landscaping, but what Ron cherished most was his time spent with his entire family. Ron was an Alumus Of Northland College in Ashland, Wi, and retired after working 30 plus years at Tyson Foods. Survivors include Ron’s wife of 39 years Christine, they were married on June 29, 1975 in Chicago, Il. Ron’s children David(Kelly)Deiler of Grayslake, Allison(James)Simon of Crystal Lake, Ron was a devoted grampy to Mikayla, John, Jimmy, and Annabelle. Ron was raised in Halder, Wi, with his 7 siblings Judy(Jerry)Clark of Mosinee, Wi, Kathy(Bob)Schermetzer of Stratford, Wi, Reenie(Dale)Maguire, of Stanley, Wi, John(Laurie)Deiler of Stratford, Wi, Brian Deiler of Marshfield, Wi, Doug(Brenda)Deiler Stratford, Wi, Alan(Debbie) of Marshfield, Wi, . Survivors also include Ron’s 6 nephews Jeff, Eric, Dean, Jake, Ryan, and Troy, and his 8 nieces Jodi, Robin, Sandy, Vicky, Stacy, Shelly, Jamie, and Abby. Ron was preceded in death by his aforementioned parents, and 1 nephew Michael. There will be a public visitation for Ron on Saturday April 4, 2015 at The Lord Of Glory Church, 607 W. Belvidere Rd, Grayslake, Il, 60030 from 10 A.M. till 1:00 P.M. with a funeral service starting at 1 P.M.. interment will be private. In lieu of flowers the family has asked for donations to; The Lord Of Glory Church. All arrangements were entrusted to the Strang Funeral Chapel 410 E. Belvidere Rd, Grayslake, Il, 60030, for information please call (847)223-8122
Victoria Ann Wylie, 56, a resident of Lake Villa, IL passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2015 in McHenry, IL. She was born January 4, 1959 in Evanston, IL to Arthur and Roberta Phillips. She was a member of the North Lake County Quilters Guild and had worked for the Durham Bus Company in Lake Villa as a bus driver and bus aid. Victoria is survived by her children Scott (Kara) Phillips, Sam (Rachael) Wylie, Joe “Toby” Phillips, Angela “AJ” (Jason) Mattox, and Melissa “Missy” (Ryan) Carlson, her 13 grandchildren, her brother Arthur (Doreen) Phillips III, and her sisters Margaret “Cari” (Jerome) Hemmerling and Felicia Phillips. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband Thomas Wylie. Friends of the family may visit on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Strang Funeral Chapel, 410 E. Belvidere Rd., Grayslake, IL. The funeral service is scheduled for Wednesday April 1, 2015 at 10:30am at the funeral chapel. Interment will be held privately. For more information please log onto www.strangfuneral.org or call (847) 223-8122.
Debra Marie Strel-Williams, 52, passed away March 19, 2015 in Racine, WI. She was born June 16, 1962 to Frank and Olga Strel. Debra was a level III Reki Master and a member of Women Within, women helping women. She enjoyed candle making, candy making, and spending time with her nieces and nephews. Debra is survived by her husband James Williams, her mother Olga Strel, her step-children Rhiannon, Zoe, Jamie, her siblings Robert (Lenore) Lucas, Tom Lucas, Judi (Dave) Domine, Gail (John) Nabar and Suzi Strel, her nieces and nephews Laura, Kimberly, April, Josh, Corrina, Jacob, Jordyn, Jessica, Christopher, Tyler, Kameron, Bryson, Kristen, and Kimberly. A visitation is scheduled for Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at from 4:00pm until 8:00pm with a funeral service commencing at 8:00pm at Strang Funeral Chapel, 410 E. Belvidere Rd., Grayslake, IL. Interment will be held privately. For more information please log onto www.strangfuneral.org or call (847) 223-8122.