Edna Charlotte Munsinger
Edna Charlotte (nee: Ziche) Munsinger, 84, a resident of Wildwood, IL, passed away Tuesday, September 25, 2018, at Hillcrest Nursing Center in Round Lake Beach, IL. Edna was born January 17, 1934 in Chicago to William and Edna (nee: Erver) Ziche. Edna lived with her parents in Lake Zurich until her marriage to Howard William Munsinger on September 3, 1960. They lived in Grayslake for a year after their marriage. They then bought a home in Wildwood where they lived for 52 years until their health required them to move to Hillcrest Nursing Center. They resided together until Howard’s death on February 1, 2018. Edna continued to reside at Hillcrest among the many friends she had made during the more than four years she’d live there. Edna was a member and taught Sunday school at Wildwood Presbyterian Church until she and Howard transferred their membership to United Protestant Church. She was a member of the United Protestant Church in Grayslake for 36 years. Edna did factory work until she and Howard started their family. She went back to work part time when their two daughters were older. Edna was a Brownie troop co-leader and worked with the Girl Scouts for many years where she won an award for her years as Cookie Chairman. Edna is survived by two daughters, Edna Edith Krause and Blanche Evelyn Holcomb; two grandchildren; two sisters; one brother and sister-in-law; numerous nieces and nephews, and many friends. Visitation is scheduled for Sunday, October 7, 2018 from 1:00pm until 2:00pm with a Celebration of Life service commencing at 2:00pm at United Protestant Church 54 S. Whitney St. Grayslake, IL 60030. Interment will be held privately at Forest Home Cemetery in Forest Park, IL. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the United Protestant Church. All funeral arrangements were entrusted to Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030. For more information on services, call (847) 223-8122, log onto www.strangfuneral.org or our facebook page.