William Erwin Kielgas
William Erwin Kielgas, age 77, a resident of Grayslake, passed away Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at his home. He was born June 5, 1940 to Erwin and Delilas Kielgas. He was a member of Lord of Glory Lutheran Church in Grayslake. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Elaine, whom he married on May 6, 1961 in Hilbert, WI; his sons, Mark (Kimberly) of McHenry, IL and Bruce (Jennifer) of Shanghai, China; grandchildren, Stephanie (Peter) Kinder, Brady Kielgas and Emma Kielgas; and one sister, Sue (Art) Fochs of West Bend, WI. He was preceded in death by his parents. Friends of the family may visit from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, September 18, 2017 at Lord of Glory Lutheran Church, 607 W. Belvidere Rd., Grayslake, IL 60030. Interment will follow at Willow Lawn Memorial Park, 24090 US Highway 45, Vernon Hills, IL 60061. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society or Lord of Glory Lutheran Church Comfort Dog—Tobias. Arrangements were entrusted to Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, 410 E. Belvidere Rd., Grayslake, IL 60030. For information, call (847) 223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org.