Miscellaneous Cook County, Illinois Obituaries - 1998

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James Creighton 
Services for James Creighton, 55, of Belvidere, Ill.,will be held at
10:30 a.m. Monday, at Immanuel Lutheran Church,
Belvidere.  Rev. Robert Schaeffer and Rev. Eugene Wille will
officiate. 
Born Jan.24, 1943, in Chicago, he died Wednesday, Aug.12,
1998, at Swedish American Hospital in Rockford. Interment will
be private. 
Employed with the U.S. Post Office in the maintenance
department, he was a veteran of the Army and a member of
Immanuel Lutheran Church. 
Survivors include his wife, Joyce Creighton of Belvidere; children,
Brandon Creighton and Heather Creighton both of Belvidere;
mother, Almina Creighton of Lyle, Ill.; brothers, John Creighton of
North Dakota, Larry Creighton of Aurora, Alan (Lynn)
Creighton of Bolingbrook, Charles (Carol) Creighton of
Naperville and Richard (Barbara) Creighton of West Chicago;
and sister, Elizabeth Creighton of Lyle, Ill. 
He was precededin death by his father, John Creighton. 
Visitation will be from 2 to 9 p.m. Sunday, at Belvidere Funeral 
Home, 203 Logan Ave., Belvidere. 
A memorial fund is being established in his memory. 
For information, (815) 544-2121. 

Emily R. Allen
Prayers for Emily R. Allen (nee
Wicyk), 63, of Algonquin, will be said at 12:15 p.m. Saturday, at
Countryside Funeral Home, 450 South Bartlett Road (at Stearns
Road), Bartlett.Mass will follow at 1 p.m. , at St. John the
Evangelist Church. 
Born Aug. 22, 1934, she died Thursday, Aug.13, 1998, at home. 
Burial will be in St. Adalbert Cemetery, Niles. 
A homemaker, she was the loving mother of James D.Allen of
Marengo, William (Pat) Allen of Glendale Heights, Michael
(Shirley) Allen of Lake in the Hills, Diane Ramirez of Grand
Rapids, Mich., Sandy (Dave) Christianson of Algonquin; and the
late George Allen; dear sister of Peter Wicyk, Edward
Onisczukand Elizabeth Tomasik; devoted grandmother of 14;
and great-grandmother of one. 
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. today, at the funeral home. 
For information, (630) 289-7575. 

Alexander Almassey
Visitation for Alexander Almassey will be held from 11 a.m. to 2
p.m. today, at Salerno's Rosedale Chapels, 450 W. Lake St. (3/4
mile west of Bloomingdale/Roselle Road), Roselle.  Interment will
be private. 
He was the beloved husband of Helen Almassey (nee Mayes);
devoted father of Mary (Donald) De Larco, James Almassey,
and the late Robert Almassey; dear brother of Mary Almassey
and Elizabeth Haas; fond grandfather of eight; and
great-grandfather of nine. 
For information, (630) 889-1700. 

Eugene Belmonte 
Services for Eugene Belmonte, 63, of Elmwood Park, will be
held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, at Countryside Funeral Home, 1640
Greenmeadows Blvd. 
(at Barrington Road), Streamwood/Schaumburg. 
Born Oct.22, 1934, in Chicago, he died Wednesday, Aug.12,
1998, at the Hines V.A. Hospital. Burial will be in Evergreen
Cemetery, Barrington. 
He was the father of Debbie (Chris) Wyld of Elgin and Jim
Belmonte of Streamwood; grandfather of Zachary, Jesse and
Lindsay; son of Josephine (nee DeFrancisco) and the late Kelly
Belmonte; brother of Tony Belmonte and Janet Belmonte; and
former husband of Joan. 
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. today, at the funeral home. 
For information, (630/847) 289-8054. 

Henry Bienasz, 87, of Lombard, died Thursday, Aug.13. 
Arrangements were made by Brust Funeral Home,
Lombard, (630) 629-0094. 

John H. Bullen Jr. 
Prayers for John H. Bullen Jr., 84, of Homosassa Springs, Fla., formerly of Palatine,
will be said at 11 a.m. Saturday, at Smith-Corcoran Funeral
Home, 185 E.Northwest Hwy, Palatine, with an 11:30 a.m. 
Mass to follow at Holy Family Parish, 2515 W. Palatine Road,
Inverness. 
Born April 29, 1914, in Homestead, Pa., he died Monday,
Aug.10, 1998, at Northwest Continuing Care Center. Interment
will be in St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery. 
Mr. Bullen founded J. H. Bullen and Associates, a manufacturing
representatives organization, and he served as its owner and
board member up until his death.  Mr. 
Bullen also worked in sales and marketing for Burry Biscuits in
Newark, N.J. and Quaker Oats in Chicago after he had served in
the Navy Seabees as a Chief Yeoman's mate.  He was one of the
first presidents of the Fremd High School Booster Club,and was
a founding father, first president and director for many years of
the Riverhaven Village Community Club in Florida. 
He also served as an officer and director of the Riverhaven
Property Owners Association.  Mr. Bullen served as a co-chairman
of the Kiwanis-sponsored Boys and Girls Club of Homosassa
Springs, Fla., and was a member of the Elks club. 
He was the husband of Catherine Dillon Bullen and the late
Margaret (nee McLaughlin); father of John H. (Shayne) 
Bullen III, Thomas (Sue) Bullen, Timothy (Debbie) Bullen, Cathy 
Bullen Howell and Mariann (Bill) Sadler; step father
of James C. (Alice) Dillon, the Rev. John J. Dillon and Ann Marie 
(Paul) Casey; brother of Edward (Nancy) Bullen, Mercedes Duffy, 
and the late George and Robert Bullen and Paula Asbee; grandfather 
of 19; and uncle of many nieces and nephews. 
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today, at the funeral home. 
Memorials may be made to either the American Cancer Society,
625 North Court, Suite 280, Palatine, IL 60067; or the Kiwanis
Club of Homosassa Springs, c/o The Boys and Girls Club, P.O.
Box 1310, Homosassa Springs, FL 34447. 
For information, (847) 359-8020. 

George W. Cole 
Services in honor of George W. Cole's life, will be held at 10 a.m.
Saturday, at Hultgren Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St., Wheaton. 
Mr. Cole, 71, a resident of Wheaton, was born April 18, 1927, in
Berwyn, and died Wednesday, Aug. 12, 1998, at home. Interment 
will be in Bronswood Cemetery, Oak Brook. 
He served in the Army for two years in World War II in
Japan. After leaving the service, he graguated from Western
Illinois University and later received his Master's Degree from
Northern Illinois University.After serving 34 years at School
District 88 in Bellwood as coach, athletic director and principal,
he retired in 1985. 
Mr. Cole is survivedby his wife, Georgia; children, Laura
Schroeder, David G. (Donna) Cole and Sue Rigsby;
grandchildren, Jim and Steve Schroeder, David A.,Debbie, Peter
and Joy Cole and Jennifer and Becky Rigsby; one nephew; five
nieces; and a sister-in-law. 
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. today, at the funeral
home. 
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Hospice of
DuPage, 690 E.North Ave., Carol Stream, IL 60188. 
For information, (630) 668-0027. 

Thomas L. Connolly
Services for Thomas L. Connolly, 88, of Arlington Heights, will be held at 2
p.m. Tuesday, at First Presbyterian Church, 302 N. Dunton
Ave., Arlington Heights.  He will lie in state from 1 p.m. until the time
of services. 
Born July 27, 1910, in Chicago, he died Wednesday, Aug.12,
1998, at Northwest Community Hospital.Private family burial will
be on Wednesday, in Oak Hill Cemetery, Blue Island. 
An executive secretary for Northern Illinois Redi Mix and
Materials, he was a graduate of Northwestern University. 
He was the husband of Joyce (nee Kenyon) and the late Evelyn
(nee Johnson); father of Thomas E. (Areina) of Elmhurst, Nancy 
Adams (Mike) Kett of Naperville and Sue Adams (Tony) Veeder 
of Wisconsin; and grandfather of Katie, Kelly, Bryan, Andrew and Nick. 
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. 
Monday, at Lauterburg and Oehler Funeral Home, 2000 E. 
Northwest Hwy., Arlington Heights. 
Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church or
Covenant Childrens Home, 502 Elm Place, Princeton, IL 61356.
For information, (847) 253-5423. 

Dr. Charles `Ted' Deeble 
Prayers for Dr. Charles `Ted' Deeble, 71, of Arlington Heights,
will be said at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, at Glueckert Funeral Home,
Ltd.,1520 N. Arlington Heights Road (four blocks south of
Palatine Road), Arlington Heights, followed by a 10 a.m. Mass at
St. Edna Catholic Church, 2525 N. Arlington Heights Road,
Arlington Heights. 
Born Nov.19, 1926, in Wichita, Kansas, he died Tuesday,
Aug.11, 1998, at Northwest Continuing Care Center. Burial will
be in St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery. 
Dr. Deeble was a psychologist, having earned his Ph.D. in
psychology from the University of Kansas. 
He was an Army veteran of World War II, and an independent
consultant in the business community. 
He was the husband of 47 years of Gloria A. (nee Champ), they
married Aug. 21, 1950; father of Elizabeth A. (Richard) Schuett
of Gurnee and Carol A. Deeble of Barrington Hills; and brother of
the late Robert Deeble. 
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. today, at the funeral home. 
For information, (847) 253-0168. 

Lois J. Dolton
Services for Lois J. Dolton, 61, of
Round Lake, will be held at 1 p.m. today, at Strang Funeral
Chapel and Crematorium Ltd., 410 E. Belvidere Road, Grayslake. 
Born Jan.14, 1937, in Racine, Wis., she passed away Tuesday,
Aug.11, 1998, at Wauconda Care Facility in
Wauconda. Interment will follow the services in Ivanhoe
Cemetery, Ivanhoe. 
Mrs. Dolton was a lifelong resident of Lake County. She was a
deeply religious person and was highly devoted to the Lord. 
She will be greatly missed by her aunt, Fran Nuutilla; her half
sister, BarbaraAnderson of Iron River, Wis.;and her friends,
Eugene Fitzer, Hedy Abraham, Mr.and Mrs.Wallace Bochonko,
Marge Bauscheke, Patty Hams and Michael (Penelope)
Klestinski of Libertyville. 
Memorials may be given to one's favoritycharity. 
For information, (847) 223-8122. 

Daniel E. Dopke
Private funeral services for Daniel E. Dopke, 69, a lifelong
resident of Elgin, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, at Laird Funeral
Home, 310 S.State St., Elgin.The Rev. Joseph F. Kulak will
officiate. 
Born Aug.10, 1929, in Elgin, the son of Louis A.and Althea
Easton Dopke, he died Tuesday, Aug.11, 1998, at Provena
St.Joseph Hospital, Elgin. Burial will be private in Lakewood
Memorial Park. 
Mr. Dopke was a 1947 graduate of Elgin High School. Before
retiring, he was employed by Illinois Bell Telephone Company for
42 years. 
He was a member of St. Laurence Catholic Church of Elgin,
American Legion Post #57 of Elgin and the Northern Illinois
Steam Club. 
Survivors include his wife, Diana Martin Dopke; daughter, Althea
(William) Klein of Spring, Texas; four sons, Martin (Donna)
Dopke of Elgin, Matthew (Christine) Dopke of Corvallis,
Ore., Chris (Kerry) Dopke of Elgin and Brad (Kerry) Dopke of
Batavia; two grandchildren, Anna Althea Dopke and Jeffrey
Richardson; a sister, Althea Engelbrecht of Harrison Township,
Mich.;and many nieces and nephews. 
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Mary
Margaret Dopke, in infancy. 
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today, at the funeral home. 
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Regional Care
Center at Provena St. Joseph Hospital, or the charity of ones's
choice. 
For information, (847) 741-8800. 

Mary A. Fitzgerald
Mass for Mary A. Fitzgerald (nee Leonard), will be celebrated at 10
a.m. Saturday, at St. Cecilia Church, Golf Road (Route 58) at
Meier Road, Mount Prospect. 
Born in Chicago, Mrs. Fitzgerald died Monday, Aug.10, 1998, at
her home. Entombment will be in All Saints Cemetery
Mausoleum, Des Plaines. 
Mrs. Fitzgerald was a retired administrator for the U.S.
Department of Defense audit agency. 
She was the wife of the late Michael Fitzgerald; sister of Edward
J. (the late Louise) Leonard, Eleanor and Rose Leonard, and the
late John (Mildred), Nicholas (Perina), and Joseph (the late
Louise) Leonard; and aunt of many nieces and nephews. 
Vistation will be from 2to 9 p.m. today, at Friedrichs Funeral
Home, Inc.,320 W.Central Road at Northwest Hwy.,Mount
Prospect, and from 9 a.m. until the time of Mass Saturday, at the
church. 
For information, (847) 255-7800. 

Harry H. Gotberg
A memorial service for Harry H. Gotberg, 102, of Northbrook, 
will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, at
Faith Covenant Church in Farmington Hills, Mich. 
Born June 27, 1896, in Tustin, Mich., he died Sunday, Aug.9,
1998, at Brandel Care Center, Northbrook. 
Mr. Gotberg had been a resident of Covenant Village of
Northbrook for 11 years. 
Survivors include his sons, Marvin and Russell (Ruth) Gotberg,
both of New Market, Md.; daughter, Judy (Randall) Johnson of
Des Plaines; five grandsons; and six great-grandchildren. 
He was preceded in death by his wife, Ina Gotberg, in 1983. 
The family requests that, in lieu of flowers, memorials in
Mr.Gotberg's name be sent to Faith Covenant Church,
Farmington Hills, Mich., or to Covenant Village of Northbrook. 
Arrangements were made by Hanekamp Funeral Home,
Northbrook. 
For information, (847) 272-3890. 

Alfred Karl Haas 
Memorial services for Alfred Karl Haas, 70, will be held at 11
a.m. today, at Our Lady of Mercy Church, 4414 N. Troy,
Chicago. 
Born in 1928, Mr. Haas died in Deltona, Fla., on Wednesday, July
22, 1998. 
Survivors include his wife of 49 years, Ruth L. Haas; children,
Deborah (Jim) Jurinak, Alfred Jr. (Janet), Michael (Anita) and Doreen Haas-Olsen; 14
grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; and his brother, Walter
(Gladys). 
In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions to the
Make-A-Wish Foundation; envelopes will be provided at the
services. 

Herschell `John' Hartzell 
Services for Herschell `John' Hartzell, 53, a 21-year resident of
Glen Ellyn, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, at Peace Lutheran
Church, 21 W 500 Butterfield Rd., Lombard. He will lie in state
from 9 a.m. until the time of services. 
Born May 10, 1945, in Washington, D.C., he died Wednesday,
Aug. 12, 1998, at home. Private interment will be in the family lot. 
He was raised in Milwaukee and Brown Deer, Wis.and was
a Vietman veteran. He was the owner and president of J & H
Machine Tool Specialty, Inc.of Wheaton and an active member
of the Wide Waters Yacht Club of Ottawa, Ill. and Peace
Lutheran Church of Lombard. 
Mr.Hartsell is survived by his wife, Mary Ann (nee Gilman); son,
John Taylor (Kelly) Hartzell of Lombard; parents, Herschell and
Bernardine Hartzell of Brown Deer, Wis.;sisters, Pauline Oertle
of Milwaukee, Wis. 
and Linda (Robert) Swenson of Cleveland,Ohio; nieces and
nephews, Kelly, Molly, Andrea, Douglas, Becky, Kyle and Evan;
brother-in-law, Russell (Gail) Gilman of Grafton, Wis.;
sister-in-law, Susie (Richard) Dows of Austin, Texas; and
mother-in-law, Candy Gilman of Daytona Beach, Fla. 
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. 
today, at Williams-Kampp Funeral Home, 430 E. Roosevelt Rd.
(one block east of Naperville Rd.), Wheaton. 
In lieu of flowers, donations to Peace Lutheran Church are
appreciated. 
For information, (630) 668-0016. 

Dempsey `Jack' Hooker, 74, of Lombard, died Tuesday,
Aug.11.  Arrangements were made by Brust Funeral Home,
Lombard, (630) 629-0094. 

Genevieve Karl
Mass for Genevieve Karl, 82, of Libertyville, will be celebrated at 10 a.m. today, at 
St. Joseph Catholic Church, 121 E. Maple, Libertyville. 
Born Sept.26, 1915, in Chicago, she died Tuesday, Aug.11,
1998,at Condell Medical Center, Libertyville. 
Burial will be in St.Joseph Cemetery, River Grove. 
Mrs. Karl was a member of the St. Joseph Parish in Libertyville for 19 years. 
She was also a member
of the Guild of the BVM, the Libertyville Senior Citizens, and
was actively involved with MaryTown. 
She was the wife of the late Edward Karl; mother of Edward
(Carol) Karl of Minnesota, Leonard (Mickie) Karl of Libertyville
and the late Gloria; sister of Bernice Miedona, Anne (Herold)
Swoch and the late Walter Walen; grandmother of Edward Karl
Jr., Thomas (Becky) Karl, Carrie Karl, Casey Karl, Kelly Karl,
Brian (Denise) Troy and Rhonda (George) Hartnett; and
great-grandmother of four. 
Memorials may be made to the church. 
Arrangements were made by McMurrough Chapel, Libertyville. 
For information, (847) 362-2626. 

Martha Jane Kirk
A memorial service for Martha Jane Kirk (nee Mays), 64, of Arlington Heights, will be
held at 4 p.m. Sunday, at First United Methodist Church, 1903
E. Euclid, Arlington Heights, IL 60004. 
Born Jan.15, 1934, in Jackson, Tenn., she died Tuesday, Aug.11,
1998, at Northwest Community Hospital, Arlington Heights. 
A homemaker, Mrs.Kirk was active in the HIV Coalition and
Names Project (AIDS Memorial Quilt). 
She was the wife of the Rev.William G. Kirk; mother of Cathy
(Jim) Pyne, Gary (Sue) Kirk and the late David Kirk;
grandmother of Shauna, Kendra and Patrick Pyne, Angela
Marzetta and Megan Kirk; daughter of Max and Catherine
Mays; and sister of Dr. Bruce Mays. 
Memorials may be made to the Martha J. Kirk Memorial Fund at
First United Methodist Church. 
Arrangements were made by Lauterburg & Oehler Funeral
Home, Arlington Heights. 
For information, (847) 253-5423. 

Ina Mae Kochevar, 90, of East Dundee, died Thursday,
Aug.13.  Arrangements were made by Miller Funeral Home, West
Dundee, (847) 426-3436. 

Irene Kulinowski (nee Sloan), 56, of Carol Stream, formerly of
Lombard, died Wednesday, Aug. 12.  Arrangements were made
by Knollcrest Funeral Home, Lombard, (630) 932-1500. 

Emilie Loeber
Funeral services and interment for Emilie Loeber (nee Geistert), 
96, a resident of Palatine since 1942, will be private. 
Born Oct.1, 1901, in Grand Rapids, Mich., she died Wednesday,
Aug.12, 1998, at home. 
She was the loving mother of Paul (Mary) Loeber of Palatine,
George (Leona) Loeber of Palatine and Marilyn (Tom)Berry of
Texas; grandmother of eight; great-grandmother of three; and
sister of Clara Young of Palatine. 
She was preceded in death by her husband, Martin Loeber in
Oct.1991; and seven brothers. 
In lieu of flowers, memorials would be appreciated for Northwest
Community Health Care Foundation, 3060 Salt Creek Lane,
Suite 110, Arlington Heights, IL 60005. 
Arrangements were made by Ahlgrim and Sons Funeral Home,
Palatine. 
For information, (847) 358-7411. 

Jennie Rae Wolk Maguire, 49, of East Dundee, died Tuesday,
Aug.11.  Arrangements were made by Miller Funeral Home, West
Dundee, (847) 426-3436. 

Viola B. Parker
Services for Viola B. Parker, 77,
of Round Lake Beach, formerly of Chicago, will be held at 11
a.m. Saturday, at Windridge Funeral Home, Ltd.,104 High Road,
Cary. The Rev. Roger Schneider, pastor of Shepherd of the Hills
Lutheran Church in McHenry, will officiate. 
Born Sept. 30, 1920, in Chicago, she died Tuesday, Aug.11,
1998, at Condell Medical Center, Libertyville. Burial will be in
Windridge Memorial Park, 7014 S. Rawson Bridge Road, Cary. 
A homemaker, she was the beloved wife of Fletcher Parker of
Round Lake Beach; loving mother of Scott (Gloria) Parker of
Lake Geneva, Wis.,and Nancy (James) Powell of Round Lake
Beach; dear sister of Helen (Ken) Wimer of Missouri; and aunt
of many loving nieces and nephews. 
She was preceded in death by her parents; and two brothers. 
Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. today, at the funeral home. 
For information, call toll free, (800) 870-9648. 

LeRoy W. Porter 
A memorial service for LeRoy W. Porter, 66, of Glen
Ellyn Countryside, will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, at Salerno's
Rosedale Chapels, 450 W. Lake St. 
(3/4 west of Bloomingdale/Roselle Rd.), Roselle. 
Mr. Porter passed away from ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease). 
He was a proud Army veteran of the Korean War, serving with
distinction in the Infantry Regiment (Wolf Hounds).  He was also a
member of Local 17 Heat and Frost Insulators, prior to his
retirement. 
He was the beloved husband of Mabel J. (nee Speaker); devoted
father of Nancy Ann (Todd) Bost Porter, Marion (Scott)
Chippendale, Steven (Sandra Sue) Lasher and Richard (SuAnn)
Lasher; fond grandfather of Sean Porter, Michelle (Jeremy)
Crebeling and Brian, Kelly, Andrea and Anna Lasher; and dear
uncle of many nieces and nephews. 
A memorial visitation will be from 2 p.m. until the time of services,
Sunday, at the funeral chapel. 
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Educational Fund of Sean
Porter or Hospice of DuPage, are appreciated. 
For information, (630) 889-1700. 

Oscar H. `Sam' Sample 
Services for Oscar H. `Sam' Sample, 62, of Batavia, formerly of
Denver, Colo., will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, at Yurs Peterson
Funeral Home, 209 S. 
Batavia Ave., Batavia. The Rev. Jim Shelton will officiate. 
Born Dec. 30, 1935, in Beloit, Wis., to Gus and Virginia Sample
Sr., he passed away Tuesday, Aug. 11, 1998, at his
home.  Interment will be in West Batavia Cemetery. 
Mr. Sample served in the Air Force for four years, and in the
reserves for two years. He was a graduate of the University of
Colorado.  Throughout his career he was an electrical engineer and
worked for Lucent Technologies for 26 years until his retirement
in September 1996. During his retirement, he served as a
consultant and enjoyed working with, and studying, computers. 
While living in Colorado, Mr.Sample was an active member of
the YMCA Y's Men's Club. He was also a member of the
Batavia Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge #682 and was active
with the Friends of the Batavia Library.He was an avid golfer,
bicyclist and mountain climber, and enjoyed helping with the
Batavia Riverwalk project. 
He will be rememberedfor his devotion to his loving family and his
special times with his beloved grandchildren. 
Survivors include his wife, Donna Sample (nee Schmidt);
daughter, Stephanie (Chris) Maloney of Phoenix, Ariz.;son,
Michael (Debra) Sample of Denver; stepchildren, Laurie (Tim)
Lee of Plainfield and Frank Schmidt of Orland Park;
grandchildren, Duncan Maloney, Alayna Sample, Cayla Clark,
Nycole Lee and Rebekka Lee; sister, Susan (John) Agnew of
Des Moines, Iowa; brother, Tom Sample of Mexico; and many
nieces, nephews and dear friends. 
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his
brother, Gus Sample Jr. 
Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. today, at the funeral home. 
Contributions in his memory may be made to the Fox Valley
Hospice, P.O. Box 707, Geneva, IL 60134. 
For information, (630)879-7900. 

George A. Scoville
Prayers for George A. Scoville, 78, of Wood Dale, will be said at 9:15 a.m. Monday,
at The Oaks Funeral Home, 1201 E. Irving Park Road,
Itasca.  Mass will follow at 10 a.m. , at St.John Vianney Church. 
Born Dec.17, 1919, in Ladysmith, Wis.,he died Thursday,
Aug.13, 1998, at Alexian Brothers Medical Center,Elk Grove
Village. Burial will be in Fairview Memorial Park Cemetery. 
Mr.Scoville had been a die caster by trade. 
He was the beloved husband of Marcella Scoville (nee
Bieganowski); loving father of George (Susan) Scoville,
Lee(Kelly) Scoville, Bobbie (Ray) Ibarra, Linda Krause and
Pamela (David) Evangelista; dear brother of Stan (Ruby) Scoville
and Fran (Cass) Strobel; devoted grandfather of 14; and
great-grandfather of three. 
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home. 
For information, (630) 250-8588. 
 

Scott Allen Soderdahl
Graveside services for Scott Allen Soderdahl, 41, of Las Vegas,
Nev., formerly of Batavia, will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, at East
Batavia Cemetery. The Rev. Steve Miller will officiate. 
Born Sept.4, 1956, in Geneva, to LeRoy `Slim' and Susan (nee
Wagner) Soderdahl, he passed away Thursday, Aug.6, 1998, at
his home. 
Mr. Soderdahl attended Batavia High School and worked for his
father's business, Valley Trucking Company, for many years until
he moved to Nevada. He loved his family and had many
friends.Among his special interests, he enjoyed riding his bike and
working on his computer. 
A beloved father, he is survived by his daughters, Sarah and
Stacey, both of Springfield, Ill., and their mother, Sheryl
Soderdahl of Springfield. He is also survived by his brothers,
Dennis L. Soderdahl of Las Vegas and David L.Soderdahl of
Batavia; sisters, Sue Lynn Glover and Star (Randy) Fitzgerald,
both of Batavia; nieces, Amanda Glover, Sabrina Glover, and
Shelby Fitzgerald, all of Batavia; and nephew, Brandon
Fitzgerald, also of Batavia. 
He was preceded in death by his parents, LeRoy `Slim' and
Susan Soderdahl; paternal grandparents, Oscar and Margaret
Soderdahl; and maternal grandparents, Richard and Sally
Wagner. 
There will be no visitation. 
Arrangements were made by Yurs Peterson Funeral Home,
Batavia. 
For information, (630) 879-7900. 

Lucille Templeton (nee Taggart), 90, of Lombard, formerly of
LaGrange, died Tuesday, Aug.11.  Arrangements were made by
Brust Funeral Home, Lombard, (630) 629-0094.

Linda Villagomez (nee Haynes), 45, of Glendale Heights, died
Wednesday, Aug.12.  Arrangements were made by Humes
Funeral Home, Addison, (630) 628-8808. 

Ramona Lee Williams
A memorial service for Ramona Lee Williams, 64, of Oceanside,
Calif., formerly of Woodstock, will be held at 3:30 p.m. Saturday,
at the United Methodist Church of Fox River Grove, 400
Opatrny Drive. 
Born Oct.18, 1933, she died Tuesday, Aug. 4, 1998, in
Oceanside, Calif. 
Survivors include her children, Kelly (Peter) Strand of Fox River
Grove, Korey (Mike) Kennedy of Northbrook and Kerry Jones
of McHenry; and grandchildren, Erinand Katie Strand, Kaelyn,
Kelly and Jessica Kennedy and Ryan and Emilee Weith (Jones). 
In lieu of flowers, the family requests a donation to the charity of
your choice.


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