Maria Wieser, age 87, of Lincolnshire, passed away Thursday, November 3, 2016 at Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville. She was born on January 5, 1929 in Austria. Maria loved to bake and cook. She enjoyed herb, vegetable, and flower gardens. She also liked to read, play cards, knit and crochet. Maria is survived by her sons, Joseph (Nancy) of Lake Villa and Robert (Marianne) of Johnsburg; her grandchildren, Robin of Round Lake, Christopher (Jennifer) of Bricelyn, MN, Paul (Elaine) of Albert Lea, Kevin of Kenosha, WI, Erica (Frank) Krucek of Johnsburg, Alan (Sarah) of Round Lake and Jeff of Wrigleyville; great-grandchildren, Joseph, Hunter, Devin, Katelyn, Zachary, Thomas, Ashleigh, Arik, Samantha and Alexis; one sister, Mitzi of Austria; and one daughter-in-law, Sharon. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Alois, one son, Louis and one grandson, James. Friends of the family may visit from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., followed by an 8:00 p.m. funeral service on Saturday, November 5, 2016 at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, 410 East Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030. Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society. For information, please call 847-223-8122 or visit www.strangfuneral.org.