Miscellaneous Cook County, Illinois Obituaries - 1998

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Herbert Justin Clough 
A memorial service for Herbert Justin Clough, 90, of Clearwater, Fla.,formerly a 26-year resident of Arlington Heights, will be scheduled at a later date. 
Born Sept.8, 1907, in Boyceville, Wis., he died Wednesday, July 8, 1998, at Mease Dunedin Hospital in Dunedin, Fla. 
A World War II veteran, Mr.Clough started the Crop Insurance Group in Palatine, which later became Reliance Insurance Company. 
He is survived by his daughter, Mary Elizabeth (Patrick) Baines of Palatine; grandchildren, John (Tracy) Baines of Lindenhurst, Elizabeth of Schaumburg, and Julie and Daniel of Palatine; his sister, Arlene (Bill) Van Dien; and dear friend, Ruth Kolseth. 
He was preceded in death by his wives, Goldie (nee Everson), Dorothy and Faye; and his brother, Gale Clough. 
Donations made to the Hospice of the Florida Suncoast, 300 E.Bay Dr., Largo, Fla.34640; or the charity of your choice, would be appreciated. 
For information, (630/847) 289-8054. 

Ann M.Devereaux
A funeral Mass for Ann M. Devereaux, 74, of St.Charles, will be celebrated at 10 a.m.Tuesday, at St. 
Patrick Church. 
Born March 15, 1924, in Spring Valley, Ill.,she died Friday, July 10, 1998, at Geneva Care Center, Geneva.Burial will be in North Cemetery, St. Charles. 
Mrs.Devereaux was a member of St.Patrick Church. 
Surviving are her daughter, Sherry (Jerry) Godfrey of St.Charles; sons, Raymond C.Devereaux and William (Beverly) Devereaux, both of St. Charles, Stephen (Karen) Devereaux of Hinckley and Robert (Sharon) Devereaux of Cocoa, Fla.;brother, Vincent (Mary) Baltikauski of Spring Valley; and grandchildren, Richard and Stefanie Godfrey, and Leslie, Laurie, Ryan, Russell, Daryl, Jenny and Kyle Devereaux. 
She was preceded in death by her husband, R.`Cart' Devereaux; and brothers, Joe and Tony Baltikauski. 
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, at the funeral home, with a Liturgical Wake Service at 7 p.m. 
Memorial contributions may be made to Geneva Care Center, Geneva. 
For information, (630) 584-0060. 

Jane L.Everitt
Services for Jane L.Everitt, 76, of Batavia, formerly of Elmhurst, will be held at 10:30 a.m.Monday, at YursPeterson Funeral Home, 209 S. Batavia Ave., Batavia.The Rev.Arthur Zillgitt will officiate. 
Born Oct.13, 1921, in Chicago, to Arnold and Hattie (nee Wieden) Turpin, she passed away Friday, July 10,1998, at her home.Interment will be in Oak Ridge Cemetery, Hillside. 
Mrs.Everitt was formerly a 36-year resident of Elmhurst.She devoted her life to her beloved family and enjoyed special times with her grandchildren, family and friends.She was an avid floral gardener and loved animals. 
Surviving are her children, Nancy (Dave) Ross of Lombard, Susan (Tom) McGough of Batavia and John Everitt of Lombard; grandchildren, Christie Caudill of Plainfield, Carrie Slaasted of Plainfield and Molly McGough of Batavia; and great-grandchildren, Kevin and Catlin Caudill andMichael Slaasted. 
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John `Jack' I.Everitt; and daughter, Sharon Everitt. 
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home. 
Contributions in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 4709 Golf Road, Suite #1015, Skokie, IL 60076. 
For information, (630) 879-7900. 

Evelyn M. Fischer
Evelyn M.Fischer quietly passed away at home, with her family at her side, on July 10.She was born in Chicago on May 7, 1913, and resided in Des Plaines for the majority of her life. 
Evelyn was the wife of the late Hubert G.Fischer, whom she married in 1937 and who preceded her in death in 1977. 
She was the mother of 12 children: Paul Fischer of Prospect Heights, David, Thomas and Michael Fischer of Des Plaines, Bernard Fischer and Marylin Schneider of Arlington Heights, Maryann Hills and John Fischer of Buffalo Grove, Karla Hurley of McHenry, Catherine Chiarelli of Kildeer and Margaret Coons of Glenview.Her son, James Fischer, preceded her in death in 1993.She was Grandmother to 25 children who kept her forever young, Great-Grandmother to six beautiful babies, and Aunt to numerous nieces and nephews. 
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Monday, at Oehler Funeral Home, 555 Lee St.,Des Plaines.Services will begin at 9:30 a.m.Tuesday, at Oehler Chapel, going to St. Stephen'sChurch for Mass at 10 a.m.Interment will be in All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines. 
She was a quiet, patient and loving woman who dedicated her life to God, Family, Church and Country.She was a founding member of St.Stephen's Parish and worked tirelessly as a member of the Ministry of Care, Resurrection Choir, Rosary-Altar Society and Homemakers Guild.She was a homemaker and `Mom' or `Grandma' to many adults and children she met throughout her life, including many students at Maryville Academy. 
Next to her family, she prided herself in completing her high school education at the age of 67.Of the friendship and love she gave to so many relatives, friends and acquaintances who fondly remembered her, she asked that we be happy for her, for she is at peace and with the Lord. 
She wishes to be remembered in prayer and, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Maryville Academy in Des Plaines, to Rainbow Hospice, or to St.Stephen's Church. 
For information, (847) 824-5155. 

Samantha J. Gardner
Funeral Mass for Samantha J. Gardner, 16, a lifelong resident of Elgin, will be celebrated at 7 p.m.Monday at St.Thomas More Catholic Church in Elgin, where she was a member.The Rev.Richard M.Russo will officiate. 
Born March 19, 1982, in Elgin, the daughter of Robert and Donna Kroll Gardner, she died Friday, July 10, 1998, in Sherman Hospital.Burial will be private. 
Samantha had just completed her freshman year at Larkin High School, and was employed by Yaney's Chicken in Elgin. 
Survivors include her parents, Robert and Donna Gardner of Elgin; a sister, Annastasia (Scott) Lambert of Elgin and a brother, Joseph Gardner of Elgin; maternal grandparents, Don and Shirley Kroll of Elgin; paternal grandmother, Betty (George) Walter of Elgin; nephew, Scott J.Lambert Jr.of Elgin; maternal great-grandparents, John and Josephine Tucker of Oak Lawn and Ethel Minkalis of Arizona; paternal great-grandmother, Anastasia Rokusek of Berwyn; her best friend, Carrie Ott; and many aunts, uncles and cousins. 
Visitation will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday, at Laird Funeral Home, 310 S.State St., Elgin. 
In lieuof flowers, memorials may be given to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, the Anderson Animal Shelter or Childrens Memorial Hospital, Chicago. 
For information, (847) 741-8800. 

Harriet C. Gunther 
Funeral services for Harriet C. Gunther, 89, of St.Charles, will begin at 9:15 a.m.Monday, at Yurs-Peterson Funeral Home, 209 South Batavia Ave.,Batavia, and continue to St.Patrick Catholic Church, 408 Cedar St., St.Charles, for a 10 a.m.Mass with the Rev. Joseph Linster officiating. 
Born Feb.1, 1909, in Danville, Ill., the daughter of John and Anna (nee McManon) Hannon), she passed away Thursday, July 9, 1998, at the Tabor Hills Health Care Center in Naperville.Entombment will be in Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside. 
Mrs.Gunther worked for Chicago Northwestern Railroad for 31 years prior to her retirement in 1974.She was a member of the Railway Businesswomen Association and a member of St.Patrick Catholic Church n St.Charles.She led an active life and enjoyed participating in senior citizens programs including a favorite organization of hers, the Golden Agers.She enjoyed traveling, dancing, music, walking and had a great love for dogs.She will be dearly missed byher family. 
Survivors include her two daughters, Patricia Oman of Batavia and Judith Kling of Franklin Park; six grandchildren, Jeffrey (Rose) Oman of Batavia, Douglas Oman of Margate, Fla.l, Kandace Oman of Batavia, Larry King of St.Charles, Robert Kling of Franklin Park and Tammy (Paul) Gargula of Bartlett; seven great-grandchildren, Josh, Brandi and Steven Oman, Ashley McCloskey, Megan, Tyler and Brandon Gargula; and nephew, Mike Westenfeldt of Wheaton. 
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph G.Gunther; grandson, Steven Oman; son-in-law, William Oman; brothers, Mike, Edward and John Hannon; and sisters, Mary and Anna Hanson and Margaret Westenfeldt. 
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home, where a liturgical wake service will be held at 7 p.m. 
For information, (630) 879-7900. 

Edna M. Harrison
Services for Edna M. Harrison, 90, of Round Lake Heights, will be held at 7 p.m.Sunday, at Justen's Round Lake Funeral Home, 222 N.Rosedale Court (Rosedale Court at Cedar Lake Road), Round Lake. 
The Rev.Lisle Kauffman of Calvary Presbyterian Church will officiate. 
Born May 13, 1908, in Springfield, Ohio, toCharles and Ida (nee Reflogle) Chapman, she died Thursday, July 9, 1998, at Victory Memorial Hospital, Waukegan.Interment will be on Tuesday, in Ferncliff Cemetery, Springfield, Ohio. 
Mrs.Harrison had been a resident of Round Lake Heights since 1952 and was a member of Calvary Presbyterian Church in Round Lake. 
Survivors include her son, Louis (Gertrude) Clark of Springfield, Ohio; grandchildren, Robert Clark of Springfield and Mary Candace (Dale) Erlewine of Patuxent, Md.; great-grandchildren, Kyle and Emma Clark, and Alex, Ryan, Kaitlyn and Kevin Erlewine; foster daughter, Charlotte Kurth of Ingleside; foster grandchildren, Richard Kurth of McHenry, Roger Kurth of Ingleside, Roberta Kurth of Round Lake, Walter Kurth of Iowa, and Patricia Spooner and Ronald Kurth, both of California; sister, Ethel Hileman of Cincinnati, Ohio; nephew, Marvin Parks of Round Lake Heights; cousins, Ida Mae Carr of Arcadia, Fla.,Frances McMullen of Monahans, Texas and Harold Asper of Chandler, Ariz.;and dear friends, May and Pauline Bruske of Round Lake Heights. 
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Walter Harrison, in 1955; andcousins, Edgar Asper, Naomi Ditrick and Lois Shuster. 
Visitation will be from 4 p.m.until the time of services at 7 p.m.Sunday, at Justen's Round Lake Funeral Home, and on Monday, at Littleton & Ruc Funeral Home, Springfield. 
For information, (847) 546-3300. 

Marie T. Heine
Services for Marie T. Heine, 72, of Hampshire, will be held at 10 a.m. 
Tuesday, at Laird Funeral Home, 310 S.State St.,Elgin.The Rev.Dr. 
Robert Kasper will officiate. 
Born March 24, 1926, in Chicago, to James and Margaret (nee Kleso) Curin, she died Thursday, July 9, 1998, at Sherman West Court.Burial will be in Lakewood Memorial Park. 
Mrs.Heine had been a resident of Hampshire for the past 47 years. 
Before retirement, she had been employed by the Elgin National Watch Company, Simpson Electric and the Wabash Tape Company. 
She was a member of St.Paul's United Church of Christ in Elgin. 
Survivors include her daughters, Marilyn (Robert) Becker of Hampshire and Barbara Heine of Wauconda; sons, Vernon (Chris) Heine of Eagan, Minn.,David (Margaret) Heine ofFullerton, Calif.and Donald (Nancy) Heine of Hampshire; and 11 grandchildren. 
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Howard Heine, whom she married June 13, 1951; sister, Delores Davis; and brother, Arthur Curin. 
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, and from 7 to 9 p.m.Monday, at the funeral home. 
For information, (847) 741-8800. 

Francis D. `Frank' Henry 
Memorial services for Francis D. `Frank' Henry, a resident of Mount Prospect for 39 years, will be held at 2 p.m.Monday, at Johns Chapel, Wesley Willows Retirement Center, 4141 N.Rockton Ave.,Rockford. 
Born Nov.11, 1917, in Oblong, Ill., he died Thursday, July 9, 1998, at Rockford Memorial Hospital. 
Mr.Henry was the former executive vice president of the Ace Hardware Corporation in Oak Brook and a past president of the Central States Hardware Association.A veteran, he served in the Army during World War II, and he also attended the University of Illinois. 
Survivors include his wife, Virginia Henry of Rockford; daughter, Barbara Walter (Dennis) Reindl of Inverness; grandson, Gregory C.Walter of Inverness; niece, Pamela J. (Scott) Chapman of Highpoint, N.C.; and nephew, Taylor H. (Carlotta) Henry of Mesa, Ariz. 
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Aldersgate United Methodist Church Memorial Fund, 4055 N. Rockton Ave., Rockford, IL 61103. 
Arrangements were made by Fitzgerald & Associates Funeral Home, Rockford. 
For information, (815) 654-2484. 

Marguerite Dorothy Hernandez
Services for Marguerite Dorothy Hernandez, 67, of Tullahoma, Tenn., formerly of Ontarioville, Ill.and Roselle, were held Saturday, June 27, 1998, at First United Methodist Church, Tullahoma, with Sam Parkes officiating.
Born in Elmhurst, to Theodore and Dorothy (nee Stuerzebecher) Marchand, she died Tuesday, June 23, 1998.Burial was in Bethany Cemetery, Normandy, Tenn.
Mrs.Hernandez had lived in Roselle until her marriage to Frank Hernandez on May 8, 1948, after which they moved to Ontarioville.A 1948 graduate of Elgin High School, she attended Elgin Community College and graduated from Northern Illinois University in 1970 with a degree in education.She taught in the Roselle school district until her retirement in 1983, when she and her husband moved to Tullahoma.There she was a member of First United Methodist Church, the No-Name Club and the Heirloom Quilters Guild, and was also a lifelong birder.
Survivors include her daughter, Frankie (Perry) Bergman of Arvada, Colo.;sons, Donald (Lyla) Hernandez of Silver Spring, Md., Dennis (Kelly) Hernandez of Elgin and Dan (Lisa) Hernandez of Libertyville; sister, Patsy Balmes of Newman Lake, Wash.; grandchildren, Erik, Tresne, Rebecca, Jacob, Marchand, Abigail, Alex and Craig; and a very close friend, Paul Barnes of Tullahoma.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Frank Hernandez, in 1997.
Memorials may be made to the Nature Conservancy, Attn: MSC, 1815 N. Lynn St.,Arlington, VA 22209, or to either the Music Ministry or Dossett Ministry of First United Methodist Church, 208 W.Lauderdale St., Tullahoma, TN 37388. 

Jeffrey A.Hintt
Jeffrey A.Hintt, 46, of South Elgin, died Thursday, July 9, 1998, at home. 
He was a member of Teamsters Local #330 and was employed by Seigle's Mill Work in Elgin for 15 years. 
Survivors include his wife, Patti Hintt (nee McNichol); sister, Kim (John) Jones of Calgary, Alberta, Canada; and several aunts and uncles. 
He was preceded in death by his parents, Mary Jane and Ronald Jack Hintt. 
Memorial services will be held at a later date. 
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Wildlife Prairie Park or to the Regional Cancer Care Center of Provena St.Joseph Hospital, c/o Mrs.P.A.Hintt, 1085 Manchester Court, South Elgin, IL 60177. 
Arrangements were made by the Cremation Society of Illinois. 
For information, (847) 577-6505. 

Albert C. Huber Jr. 
Services for Albert C. Huber Jr., 68, of Elgin, will be held at 10:30 a.m.Monday, at WaitRoss, Allanson Funeral Chapel, 51 Center St., Elgin. 
Born Sept.13, 1929, in Elgin, he died Wednesday, July 8, 1998, at Sherman Hospital.  Burial will be in Bluff City Cemetery. 
Mr. Huber had been a sales engineer with Western Slate Company, a manufacturer of laboratory counter tops.  A veteran, he had served in the Army during the Korean War and was a member of Elgin American Legion Post #57 and Elgin VFW Post #1307.  He was also a member of St.Paul's United Church of Christ in Elgin. 
Survivors include his wife, Arlene Huber (nee Jahnke), whom he married in 1955; daughters, Debra (Paul) Monteith of Elgin, Susan Huber of Elgin, Karen (Charles) Smith of Elgin and Nancy (David) Bandman of Springfield, Va.;and six grandchildren. 
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday and from 9 a.m.until the time of services at 10:30 a.m.Monday, at the funeral chapel. 
Memorials may be made to St. Paul's United Church of Christ, to Provena   St.Joseph Regional Cancer Care Center, or to the Sherman Hospital Emergency Room. 
For information, (847) 742-2100. 

Dr. Frederic T. Jung 
Memorial visitation for Dr. Frederic T. Jung, 100, of Evanston, will be held from 2 to 8 p.m.today, at G.L. Hills Funeral Home, 745 Graceland Ave.,Des Plaines. 
Born Jan.15, 1898, in Sheboygan, Wis.,one of six children, he died Friday, July 3, 1998, at the James C.King Home in Evanston.Burial will be in Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery. 
A World War II veteran, Dr.Jung was a distinguished physiologist and medical writer.He was a recipient of the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, magna cum laude, at the University of Chicago, and later of the degree of Doctor of Medicine at Northwestern University.He joined the Northwestern faculty in 1926, and became well-known to generations of medical students, nurses and physical therapists as both a lecturer and laboratory teacher in physiology, pharmacology and biometry. 
In 1946, Dr.Jung joined the staff of the American Medical Association, and later became department editor of abstracts and translations for the Journal of the American Medical Association (A.M.A.).  In additions to reports of original research in physiology and biometry, he co-authored a textbook of anatomy and physiology and wrote book reviews, articles in encyclopedias and magazines, and editorials in various medical periodicals, including the Illinois Medical Journal, The New Physician, the World Medical Journal and the Journal of the A.M.A. He was honored by awards for distinguished service by the Chicago Technical Societies Council and by the Greater Chicago Area Chapter of the American Medical Writers Association.He was a life member of the Evanston Historical Society and served as president of the Chicago Literary Club. 
Survivors include his son, the mayor of Des Plaines, Dr.Paul W. (Norma) Jung of Des Plaines; granddaughters, Sharon (Bill) Klingman, Catherine (Mark) Hunkeler and Mary Kay (Mike) Thuma; and eight great-grandchildren. 
Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church of Des Plaines. 
For information, (847) 699-9003. 

Dorothy M. Keller
Services for Dorothy M. Keller, 83, a lifelong resident of Naperville, will be held at 1p.m.today, at Beidelman-Kunsch Funeral Home, 117 W.Van Buren, Naperville.The Rev.Gregory SchneckSkiba will officiate. 
Born May 3, 1915, in Naperville, she died Wednesday, July 8, 1998, at Meadowbrook Manor Nursing Center, Naperville.Interment will be in Naperville Cemetery. 
Mrs.Keller was a graduate of Ellsworth School and a 1933 graduate of Naperville High School.She played marimba in the Naperville Municipal Band from 1933-1946, and did all of the clerical work for the band from 1967 to 1980.She also played professionally.Mrs.Keller was an active member of Community United Methodist Church where she had worked as church secretary for 25 years and was chairman of the Cradle Room and the Flower Guild.She was also a den mother for the Cub Scouts, and enjoyed home decorating and crocheting. 
Surviving are her son, Ronald (Vicki) Keller of Naperville; daughter, Julie Keller of Byron, Ill.; grandchildren, Michael (Joyce) Keller of Romeoville, Jeff Keller of Byron and Diana (John) Brandt of Bolingbrook; great-grandchildren, Sarah and Joshua Keller of Romeoville, Robert and Corrinne Keller of Hammond, Ind.,and Frank Adam Brandt of Bolingbrook; and many nieces and nephews. 
She was preceded in death by her husband, Adam Keller, in 1988; parents, Arthur J. and Ida (nee Winehold) Goodge; brother, Raymond Goodge; and sisters, Pearl Goodgeand Edna Arnette. 
For information, (630) 355-0264. 

Marie E. King
A funeral Mass for Marie E. King (nee Valunas), 88, of Mountain Home, Ark.and Arlington Heights, will be celebrated at 11 a.m.Monday, at St. 
Raymond Church, located at the corner of Elmhurst Road and Lincoln in Mount Prospect. 
Born March 22, 1910, in Chicago, she died Thursday, July 9, 1998, at Northwest Community Hospital, Arlington Heights.Entombment will be in Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside. 
Mrs.King was a member of St.Peter the Fisherman Church in Mountain Home. 
She was the beloved wife of the late Douglas H.King; loving mother of Arthur D. (Marianne) and Robert J. 
King; devoted grandmother of Susan, Timothy, Mary, Christine, Heather, Robinand Ryan; cherished sister of Ann (the late Red) Holloway, Sr. M. Theresine SSC and the late Tony (the late Belle)Walons; and dear aunt of a niece and many nephews. 
Visitation will be from 2 to 9 p.m. Sunday, at Friedrichs Funeral Home, 320 W.Central Road (at Northwest Highway), Mount Prospect. 
In lieu of flowers, masses or memorials to the Sisters of St.Casimir Retirement Fund, 2601 Marquette Road, Chicago, IL 60629, would be appreciated. 
For information, (847) 255-7800. 

Belle M.Krieger, 86, of Schaumburg, died Wednesday, July 8.Arrangements were made by Abbey Harbor Funeral Service, (630) 773-8433. 

Andrew `Andy' LaBallister
Memorial services for Andy LaBallister, 44, of Geneva, will be held at 10:30 a.m.Tuesday, at the United Methodist Church of Geneva, 211 Hamilton St.,Geneva, with the Revs. Larry Hilkemann and Melissa Earley officiating. 
Born Feb.1, 1954, in Toronto, Canada, the son of Floyd and Yvonne LaBallister, he died Thursday, July 9, 1998, at his home.Burial will be private in West Batavia Cemetery, Batavia. 
Mr.LaBallister was a graduate of Horlick High School in Racine, Wis., where he was a former member of Kiltie's Drum and Bugle Corp. 
He is survived by a sister, Jill LaBallister of St.Charles; two nephews, Gordon and Christapher Ontiveros and a niece, Elizabeth Ontiveros. 
There will not be a visitation. 
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family, or United Methodist Church of Geneva. 
For information, (630) 232-7337. 

Edward B. Logan
Mass of the resurrection for Edward B. Logan, 90, a 30-year resident of Grayslake, formerly of Chicago, will be celebrated at 10 a.m.Tuesday, at St.Gilbert Catholic Church, Grayslake.  The Rev.August Belauskas will officiate. 
Born in Detroit, Mich., on Sept.8, 1907, he passed away Wednesday, July 8, 1998, at his home.Interment will be in Ascension Cemetery. 
Mr.Logan worked as a C.P.A. with the accounting firm of Peat, Marwick and Mitchell of Chicago. He graduated from Galena High School and attended University of Illinois in Champaign. He was a member of St. Gilbert Catholic Church, Grayslake, and formerly a member of the Illinois C.P.A. Society. 
Mr.Logan is survived by his wife, Stella (nee DeNoyer), to whom he was wed on Oct.22, 1929; two daughters, Patricia (Edward) Sielski of Norridge and Anita (Robert) Miller of Grayslake; his grandchildren, Barbara (Michael) Cozzi, Edward and Steven Sielski, Susan (John) Bolin, Sharyn (Salvadore) DeLaurentis, Jeffrey (Kelcey) Miller and Michael Miller; and eight great-grandchildren, Ashley, Melissa and Brett Cozzi, Brendon, Jeffrey and Nathan Bolin, Anthony DeLaurentis and Luke Miller. 
He was preceded in death by his grandson, Robert Miller. 
Friends of the family may visit on Monday from 5 to 9 p.m.at Strang Funeral Chapel and Crematorium, Ltd.,410 E. Belvidere Road, Grayslake. 
For information, (847) 223-8122. 

John W. Lueth Sr.
A private family service will be held for John W. Lueth Sr.,77, of Des Plaines. 
Born Jan.1, 1921, in Lyden Township, Ill., he died Wednesday, July 8, 1998, at Holy Family Hospital.  Burial will be in Eden Memorial Cemetery. 
He was the husband of Mildred (nee Huber); father of John W. (Candice) Lueth Sr., Mark A. (Susan) Lueth and Marianne (Ronald) Mullineaux; and grandfather of Jennifer and Melinda. 
Memorials may be made to either the Rainbow Hospice or Christ Church, Des Plaines. 
Arrangements were made by G.L. Hills Funeral Home, 745 Graceland Ave., Des Plaines. 
For information, (847) 699-9003. 

Hannah J. Pardue
Funeral services for Hannah J. Pardue (nee Larabee), 91, of Des Plaines, will be held at 11 a.m.Monday, at First United Methodist Church of Des Plaines, 666 Graceland, Des Plaines.She will lie in state from 10 a.m.until the time of services. 
Born Oct.1, 1906, in Paw Paw, Ill., she died Thursday, July 9, 1998, at her home.Burial will be in Ridgewood Cemetery. 
Mrs.Pardue was a hostess at Pantry Restaurant in Park Ridge for 31 years and for ten years, operated the snack shop at Lutheran General Hospital. 
She was the wife of the late Joseph and fond aunt of many nieces and nephews. 
She was preceded in death by eight brothers and sisters. 
Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Oehler Funeral Home, 555 Lee St.,Des Plaines. 
Donations may be made to Little City or the First United Methodist Church of Des Plaines. 
For information, (847) 824-5155. 

Thomas Petrie, 75, of Hinsdale, died Wednesday, July 8.  Arrangements were made by Abbey Harbor Funeral Service, Itasca, (630) 773-8433. 

Myrtle M.Plichta
Funeral services for Myrtle M. Plichta (nee Cummings), 86, will begin at 8:30 a.m.Saturday, at Skaja Terrace Funeral Home, 7812 N. 
Milwaukee Ave.,Niles, followed by Mass at 9:30 a.m.at St.Thomas Becket Church.Interment will be in St.Joseph Cemetery. 
Mrs.Plichta was a member of the Catholic Circle, Women's Guild of St. Thomas Becket Parish and a former member of the Rosary Ladies Fidelity of St. Francis of Assisi Church.  For many years, she was chief telephone operator at Motorola. 
She was the beloved wife of Charles C.Plichta and the late Rudy Kubik; loving mother of Rudy (Sharon) Kubik, Kathleen (Jerry) Hrdy; stepmother of Sharon (George) Quigley and Roger (Roxanne) Plichta; loving grandmother of Kevin (Robyn) Szot, Colleen (Larry) Willis, Pamela(Joe) Considine, Craig (Palge) Kubik, Andrea Plichta and Cortland Plichta; great-grandmother of Dylan Szot; dearsister-in-law of the late Walter, Joseph (the late Barbara) Palish and Bessie Koldan; and aunt of Cheryl, Ellen and the late Albert (Helen) Palish, Susan, Paul, Emil (the late Mary), Joanne, Linda, Louise and Michael. 
Visitationwas held yesterday. 
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Lung Association. 
For information, (847) 966-7302. 

Hans R.Rebsamen
Memorial services for Hans R. Rebsamen, 66, of Mount Prospect, will be at 11 a.m. Sunday, at Friedrichs Funeral Home, 320 W.Central Road (at Northwest Hwy.), Mount Prospect. 
Born Sept.5, 1931, in Chicago, he died Thursday, July 9, 1998, at Northwest Community Hospital. 
Until his retirment, Mr. Rebsamen was a mechanical engineer for York International.He was an alumnus of the University of Illinois, 1956, where heearned his bachelor of science degree in engineering, and a member of the American Turners.He was the husband of Evelyn (nee Gutzell); father of Robert (Suzanne) Rebsamen, James (Lara) Rebsamen, Trudi (Steve Tilford) Roberts and Susan (Brent) Ohlmann; brother of Julia (Ed) Carlson and the late Jean (the late Jack) Ashford; grandfather of Parker and Hannah Ohlmann; and fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. 
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today, at the funeral home. 
For information, (847) 255-7800. 

Ricky L.Rushka
Funeral services for Ricky L. Rushka, 28, of Orlando, Fla., formerly of South Elgin, will be held at 10 a.m. 
Monday, at Laird Funeral Home, 310 S.State St., Elgin, with the Rev. Herbert Hedstrom officiating. 
Born Sept.18, 1969 in Elgin, the son of Edward and Janette Anderson Rushka, he died Thursday, July 9, 1998, at Provena St. Joseph Hospital, Elgin.  Burial will be in Prarie Cemetery, St. Charles Township. 
He was the sonof Janette Anderson Rushka of South Elgin and Edward (Susan) Rushka of Elgin; brother of Shannon Rushka of Elgin; grandson of Eugene Anderson of Elgin and Ed and Henrietta Rushka of Poplar Grove; uncle of Samantha Rushka; godfather of Josh Rushka; and close cousin of Michael Rushka. 
He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Lucille Anderson and uncle, Walter `Wally' Rushka. 
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home. 
Memorials may be given to the American Cancer Society. 
For information, (847) 741-8800. 

Cynthia E. Skinner (nee Carlson), 36, of Round Lake Beach, died Thursday, July 9.  Arrangements were made by Kristan Funeral Home, Mundelein, (847) 566-8020.


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