Irene Lepkowicz, an 86-year-old longtime resident of Round Lake Heights, passed away on Aug. 28, 2013 at Hillcrest Nursing & Rehab in Round Lake Beach. She was born in Chicago on Sep. 12, 1926. Irene is survived by her son Dennis Lepkowicz of Zion. Her husband Ben Lepkowicz and parents August & Helen preceded her in death. Graveside committal will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thu. Sep. 5, 2013 at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, IL Rt. 120 just east of Fairfield Road in Round Lake. Arrangements were entrusted to STRANG FUNERAL CHAPEL & CREMATORIUM, 410 E. Belvidere Rd., Grayslake, IL 60030. (847) 223-8122 or visit www.strangfuneral.org.