Reid Philip Stenstrom formerly of Chicago
Memorial services for Reid Philip Stenstrom of McKinney, Texas, will
be held at 1 p.m.Saturday, Sept.19, at First United Methodist Church of
Palatine, 123 N.Plum Grove Road, Palatine.
Reid grew up in Chicago and graduated with an associate's degree in
automotive replacement management and a bachelor of business administration
degree from Northwood University of Midland, Mich.He worked in the automotive
after market for his entire professional career.His latest position was
regional operational manager for Volvo Cars of North America.
Reid was an active member of the Texoma Emmaus Community, Kairos Prison
Ministry, and a charter member of Stonebridge United Methodist Church of
McKinney, Texas. He was a former member of Asbury United Methodist
Church of Memphis, Tenn.
Surviving are his wife of 18 years, Janice Ann Stenstrom and son, Reid
P. `Deuce' Stenstrom of McKinney; parents, Bill and Elayne Stenstrom of
Chicago; brother, Todd Stenstrom of Chicago; sister, Marnee Horcher of
Chicago; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to an educational fund for
his son, `Deuce,' or to the Stonebridge United Methodist Church Kitchen
Fund. All contributions should be sent to Stonebridge United Methodist
Church, 1836 Virginia Parkway, Suite #107, McKinney, TX 75069.
Jean Seckler Alves formerly of Villa Park
A remembrance gathering for Jean Seckler Alves (nee Harshbarger), 77,
of Chino Valley, Ariz., will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 20, at Our
Lady of Hope Church, 9711 W. Devon Ave., Rosemont.
Born Oct. 21, 1920, in Galesburg, Ill., she died Sunday, Sept.6, 1998,
at her daughter's home near Salem, Ore.
She was the beloved wife of the late Joseph A.Seckler; devoted daughter
of Helen Harshbarger and the late Guy Harshbarger; caring sister of Louise
(Fred) Cline; loving mother of Christopher Seckler, Barbara Seckler, Virginia
Seckler, JoAnne (Richard) Burton and Leonard (Susan) Alves; blessed grandmother
of Chris and Jerry Seckler; Kirk and Kim Gilfillen; and Brandon and Caylee
Alves; and aunt of many.
We will all miss the wonderful music she brought into all of our lives.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to your local hospice service.
Norma L. Ballou of Columbus, Ohio
Graveside services for Norma L. Ballou, 85, will be held at 2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Evansville, Ind.
Born Nov. 30, 1912, in Evansville, Ind., she died Saturday, Sept.12,
1998, at Riverside Methodist Hospitals in Columbus, Ohio.
A resident of Rosegate Care Center in Columbus, she was a longtime
resident of Marion, Ind. and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star
Preceded in death by her husbands, Dale A. Sills and William M. Ballou,
she is survived by her daughter, Nancy E. (Roger) Cavan of Mount Prospect;
son, Robert (Barbara) Sills of Columbus, Ohio; grandchildren, Cheryl (Jim)
Evans of Rockford, Linda Duke of Gilbert, Ariz., Charles D. Cavan of Mount
Prospect, Brooke E. Sills of Dublin, Ohio and Bergen L. Sills of Columbus;
sister, Alberta Carpenter of Frankfort, Ind.; sister-in-law, Elizabeth
Leaf of Trenton, Mich.; and many nieces and nephews.
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, at Novak-Thurston Funeral
Home, 4476 N. High St.,Columbus, Ohio.
For information, (614) 268-8811.
Roy E. Burns formerly of Palatine
Roy E.Burns of Kinnilon, N.J., died Thursday, Aug. 27, 1998.
Mr. Burns was born in Aruba.
Before retiring in 1998, he was senior executive vice president of
sales and marketing for the Mikasa Corporation in Secaucus, N.J., where
he worked for 32 years. He also owned Iron Forge Farms in New York,
where he was a cattle breeder.
He was the beloved husband of Colleen Burns; loving father of Courtney
Burns and Pamela Donovan; devoted son of Lois Burns of Palatine; and brother
of Joan E. Conner of Palatine and John Barry Burns of Bend, Ore.
Memorial contributions may be made to Good Shepherd Hospital, Barrington,
Michael F. `Mickey' Hambly of Batavia
Funeral services for Michael F. `Mickey' Hambly, 57, will be held at
11 a.m.Monday, at the Yurs Peterson Funeral Home, 209 S.Batavia Ave., Batavia.Rev.Steve
Miller will officiate.
Born July 4, 1941, in Aurora, the son of Frederick D.and Marie Marguarite
(nee Stamey) Hambly, he died Friday, Sept.
11, 1998, at the University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center.
Interment will be in River HillsMemorial Park in Batavia.
Mickey worked at the Geneva Construction Company in Aurora for 27 years.
He was a member of the Phoenix Club in Aurora. He enjoyed old cars,
motorcycles and collecting various items of interest.He also enjoyed tinkering
and building projects.
He is survived by his loving companion of 14 years, Bonnie Reyes of
Batavia; son, James C. (Amy) Hambly of Plano; special children, Tiffany,
Christina, Brandon and Henry; mother, Marguarite Hambly of Oswego; granddaughters,
Jenna and Danielle Hambly; brothers, Ron (Tana) Hambly of Plainfield, John
(Pat) Hambly of Yorkville and Neil (Cathy) Hambly of Oswego; sisters, Bonita
(Chuck) Owens of Aurora and Judy Brown of Aurora; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Frederick D. Hambly; and daughter,
Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. today, at the funeral home.
Contributions in his memory may be made to the Leukemia Society of
America, Illinois Chapter, 6 N.Michigan Ave., Suite 506, Chicago, IL 60602.
For information, (630) 879-7900.
Erwin Hoegner of Bensenville
Friends and relatives are invited to a memorial service for Erwin Hoegner,
86, to be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, at Bridgeway, 303 E. Washington St.,
He passed away Tuesday, Sept.8, 1998.
A graduate of Carl Schurz High School in Chicago, Mr. Hoegner was a
longtime employee of Hotpoint.
He was the beloved husband of Luella Hoegner (nee Dirks); loving father
of Gail (Raymond) Bacci, Kathleen Kucera, and the late Carol Hoegner; brother
of Grace Stavinoga, and the late Helen, Adolph, Emil, Elsa, Richard and
Meta; proud grandfather of Renee (Richard) Stoddard and Mark (Sandra) Bacci;
great-grandfather of Brandon Bacci; and uncle of many nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Elmhurst Memorial Hospice
would be appreciated.
Arrangements were made by Geils Funeral Home, Bensenville.
For information, (630) 766-3232.
Gladys S. Jachim, 82, of Elgin, formerly of Chicago, died Saturday,
Sept.12. Arrangements were made by Laird Funeral Home, Elgin, (847)
Warren James Kautenberger, 7, of Carol Stream, died Sunday, Sept.6.
Arrangements were made by Brust Funeral Home, Carol Stream, (630) 510-0044.
Donna Marie Kautenberger (nee Tiffin), 39, of Carol Stream, died Sunday,
Sept.6.Arrangements were made by Brust Funeral Home, Carol Stream, (630)
Beatrice F. Kraus of St.Charles Private graveside services for Beatrice
F.Kraus, 104, will be held Wednesday, at North Cemetery. Dr. Lindsey
Bates will officiate.
Born May 24, 1894, in Chicago, the daughter of David and Fannie (nee
Apfelbaum) Freeman, she died Saturday, Sept.12, 1998, at Pineview Care
Center in St. Charles.
During World War II, Mrs.Kraus served in the WAC's from 1943 through
1945. She was a survivor of the Hotel LaSallefire. A graduate
of DePaul University, Mrs. Kraus was employed as a high school teacher
for 30 years at Harper High School and DuSable High School, both in Chicago.Her
memberships include being a life member of the Art Instituteof Chicago,
a life member of the Retired Teachers Association of Chicago, a charter
member of the Chicago TeachersUnion and a life member of the Disabled American
Veterans.She appeared in a number of Chicago-made movies and television
commercials after retiring from teaching.She sang in Glee Clubs and choirs
but a proud moment was when she sang with the WAC Choir at the Franklin
D. Roosevelt memorial service. She loved traveling and painting and exhibited
with the Art Club of Chicago and also with the Art Club of the Art Institute.Marching
with the Suffragettes in the 1920's was a highlight in her life.
Mrs. Kraus is survived by her daughter, Joan O'Brien of St.Charles;
grandson, James R. (Donna) O'Brien of Sycamore; and great-grandchildren,
James D., Michael D. and Amy K.J. O'Brien.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Kraus; brothers, Dr.
Ira Freeman and Clarence F.Freeman; and son-in-law, James E.O'Brien.
Arrangements were made by Norris Funeral Home, St.Charles.
For information, (630) 584-2000 or www.NorrisFH.com.
Andrew R. LaSaker, 18, of Elk Grove Village, died Sunday, Aug. 9.
Arrangements were made by Grove Memorial Chapel, Elk Grove Village, (847)
James J. Milford Sr. of Prospect Heights
Services for James J. Milford Sr., 104, will be held at 11:30 a.m.
Monday, at Rocky River Baptist Church, 3266 Lake Secession Road, Iva, S.C.,
Born July 7, 1894, in Iva, S.C., he died Thursday, Sept. 10, 1998,
at his home.
Mr. Milford, a veteran of World War I, was a graduate of the Atlanta
School of Pharmacology and a member of the Masonic Lodge of Iva, S.C.
Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth (nee Lee), whom he married Nov.15,
1924; son, James (Patricia) Milford and daughter, Carolyn (Arthur) Goldsmith;
nine grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to the church.
Arrangements were madeby G.L. Hills Funeral Home, Des Plaines.
For information, (847) 699-9003.
William P. Moroney, 70, of San Mateo, Calif., died Thursday, Sept. 10.
Arrangements were made by Gibbons Funeral Home, Elmhurst, (630) 832-0018.
Dorothy J. Munro of Vernon Hills
Funeral services for Dorothy J. Munro, 90, will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday,
at Burnett-Dane Funeral Home, 120 W.Park Ave.,Libertyville. A graveside
service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, at Highland Memorial Cemetery
in Mount Carmel.
Born Jan.28, 1908, in Mount Carmel, she died Friday, Sept.11, 1998,
at Condell Medical Center in Libertyville.
Mrs. Munro lived in Mount Carmel until she left for nurse's training
at the United Hospital School of Nursing in White Plaines, New York.
She and her husband retured to live in Mount Carmel in 1949, where she
became the director of Public Health Nursing for the Wabash County Health
She was a member of the First Christian Church in Mount Carmel and
since becoming a resident of Vernon Hills for the past 10 years, has been
a member of Faith Community Church.She was also the co-leader of the Tuesday
Bible Study Group at Hawthorn Lakes.
Survivors include her daughters, Bonnie (William) Doane of Round Lake
and Jean (Michael) Vogel of Glen Ridge, N.J.; grandchildren, Andy (Kristine)
Doane of Arlington Heights and Martha (Philip) Lucenti of Glen Ridge, N.J.;
great-grandchildren, Stuart and Grace Lucenti; and sister, Catherine Fischer
She was preceded in death by her husband, Stuart S.Munro on Aug.10,
1989; her grandson, Michael Doane on Dec. 23, 1989; brothers, George and
Herschel Jones; and sisters, Anna Lee Jones and Ruth Gould.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday.
Memorial contributions may be made to either Faith Community Church
or St. Jude's Children Research Hospital.
For information, (847) 362-3009.
Charley E. Neary Sr. of Wauconda Township
Services for Charley E. Neary Sr., 64, will be held at 8 p.m.today,
at Kisselburg-Wauconda Funeral Home, 235 N. Main, Wauconda.
Born July 24, 1934, in Brooklyn, N.Y., he died Friday, Sept. 11, 1998,
at Good Shepherd Hospital, Barrington.
Survivors include his wife, Phyllis Neary (nee Curtis); sons, Charles
(Sara) Neary of Island Lake and Steve Neary of McDonough, Ga.;daughter,
Reta (Terrence) Edwards of Lake Villa; grandchildren, Matthew and Caitlin
Neary, Nicole and Samantha Edwards, and Kyle and Sky Neary; and sister,
Theresa Blazier of Harvard.
He was preceded in death by his brother, John, and his parents.
Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. today, with services at 8 p.m.,
at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association or to the American
For information, (847) 526-2115.
Dorothy J. Nesler of Elgin
Memorial services for Dorothy J. Nesler, 80, will be held at 1:30 p.m.
today, at Laird Funeral Home, 310 S. State St., Elgin.
Born Oct. 30, 1917, in Lockport, N.Y., the daughter of George and Lecretia
Keough, she passed away Thursday, Sept.10, 1998, at Provena St. Joseph
Hospital. Interment will be private.
A resident of Elgin since 1948, Dorothy was employed by School District
300 as a special education teacher for 35 years prior to her retirement.
Survivors include her daughter, Cynthia Coville of Elgin; son, Rollin
Coville of Richmond, Calif.; three grandchildren; one great-grandchild;
and sister, Margaret Kirkgasser of New York.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother, and one sister.
Visitation will take place during the memorial service only.
For information, (847) 741-8800.
Sophia Emily Otto of Vernon Hills
Services for Sophia Emily Otto (nee Switlick), 87, will be held at
10 a.m. Tuesday, at St. Mary of Vernon Church.
Born May 8, 1911, in Athens, Wisc., she died Friday, Sept. 11, 1998,
at Condell Medical Center. Burial will be in All Saints Cemetery,
A homemaker, she was the wife of the late Fred who preceded her in
death in 1973; mother of David Otto of Vernon Hills and the late Susan
(late Glen) Simon; grandmother of David Otto Jr. of Vernon Hills, Scott
Simon of Tucson, Ariz.and Patricia Otto of Vernon Hills. Visitation will
be from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday, at A.K. Barnett Funeral Home, 29 E. Route 45,
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Fund.
For information, (847) 634-6470.
Henry Parrilli formerly of Hillside
Prayers for Henry Parrilli, 86, will begin at 10:15 a.m. Tuesday, at
Ahlgrim & Sons Funeral Home, 330 W. Golf Road, Schaumburg, and continue
with Mass at 11 a.m. at St. Matthew Church.
He was the beloved husband of the late Ida Parrilli (nee Prignano);
loving father of Christine (William) Burns, Theresa (Hugh) Burns and the
late Tony Parrilli; dear grandfather of Michael (Lisa) Burns, Thomas (Lisa)
Burns, Edward Burns, Shawn (John) Navarre and William H. Burns; great-grandfather
of John, Brittani, Alexis, Carli, Chloe, Tyler, Nicholas, Shayne, Michael
and Fallon; son of the late Tony and Christine Parrilli; son-in-law of
the late Edward and Louise Prignano; dear brother of Christopher (Evelyn)
Parrilli, Lucille (the late Gino) DeGrazia, and the late Rose (the late
Jerry) Leone, Nell (the late Sam) Serritella, Ruth (the late John) Laurie,
Daniel (Violet) Parrilli and Nicholas Parrilli; brother-in-law of Peter
(Charlotte) Prignano, Ruth (the late George) Stika and the late Alfred
(Elaine) Prignano and Charles Prignano; and dear uncle of many nieces and
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Monday, at the funeral home.
Please omit flowers.
Memorials to the Starlight Foundation, the Epilepsy Foundation, or
to donor's favorite charity, would be appreciated.
For information, (847) 882-5580.
Sylvia M. `Sue' Runnfeldt of Wheeling
Services for Sylvia M. `Sue' Runnfeldt, 83, will be held at 11 a.m.
Monday, at Burnett-Dane Funeral Home, 120 W. Park Ave., Libertyville.
Born April 14, 1915, in Odense, Denmark, she passed away Thursday,
Sept. 10, 1998, at Evanston Hospital. Interment will be in Memorial
Park Cemetery, Skokie.
Mrs. Runnfeldt lived in Wheeling for the past 10 years and formerly
resided in Winnetka. She came to the United States when she was 8
years old, first lived in Glencoe, and graduated from New Trier High School.
An accomplished artist and figure skater, she was a member of the U.S.
Figure Skating Association. She was also a member ofthe North Northfield
United Methodist Church in Northbrook.
Surviving are two sons, James (Susan) Runnfeldt of Itasca and Jack
(Cheri) Runnfeldt of Long Grove; six grandchildren, Sylvia Burns, Lynne
Bahng, and James H. Jr., Jay, Kelly and J.T. Runnfeldt; four great-grandchildren;
and sister, Alice (Jordan) Gumbiner of Barrington.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Elvira Mikkelsen;
husband, Harold Runnfeldt, May 28, 1995; and brothers, John, Paul, Erik
Friends may call from 3 to 7 p.m. today, at the funeral home.
Contributions in her memory may be made to the Salvation Army.
For information, (847) 362-3009.
Thomas E. Schuler of Naperville
A funeral Mass for Thomas E. Schuler, 53, will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday,
at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, 1450 Green Trails Dr., Naperville.
Born Nov.20, 1944, in Trenton, N.J., he died Friday, Sept.11, 1998,
Interment will be in Ss. Peter and Paul Cemetery, Naperville.
A memberof St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, he was employed by Amoco
Oil Company for 29 years and retired in June 1998. He was also a
graduate of Rockhurst College in Kansas City.
Survivors include his wife, Nancy of Naperville; children, Stacy (Michael)
Bouma of Oswego, Jennifer Schuler of Naperville and Joseph Schuler of Naperville;
grandson, Trenton Bouma of Oswego; parents, Joseph and Ethel Schuler of
Trenton, N.J.; brother, Greg (Jeanne) Schuler of Trenton; and sisters,
Nanci (Joe) Parsons of Trenton and Lynn (Bob) Glynn of San Diego, Calif.
He was preceded in death by his grandson, Griffin W.Bouma.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, at Friedrich-Jones Funeral
Home, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of DuPage,
690 E. North Ave., Carol Stream, IL 60188 or American Brain Tumor Association,
2720 River Rd., Des Plaines, IL 60018.
For information, (630) 355-0213.
Robert Griffith Smead of Geneva
Services for Robert Griffith Smead, 72, were held Saturday, Sept.12,
1998, at Norris Funeral Home, 100 S. Third St., St. Charles.The Rev. Barry
Scott will officiate.
Born June 26, 1925, in Highland Park, to Franklin F. and Jane (nee
Jones) Smead, he died Thursday, Sept.10, 1998, at his home.Burial will
be in North Cemetery, St. Charles.
A veteran, Mr. Smead served in the Army and was a POW during World
War II. A recipient of both the Purple Heart and the Air Medal, he
belonged to the St.Charles American Legion Post #342 and the Veterans of
Foreign Wars Post #5036. His memberships also included the National
Rifle Association and the Sportsmans Club. By trade, Mr. Smead was
a designer and inventor of industrial electrostatic coating equipment.
Surviving are his wife of 50 years, Judith Anne Smead (nee Pittenger);
children, Elizabeth Smead (Tim) Wycislak of Montgomery and James Douglas
(Faye) Smead of Fort Wayne, Ind.; and grandchildren, Sally (Espen) Bommen,
and Joshua, David and Carrie Wycislak.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers,
Rupert and Charles F.Smead; and son, Rupert C. Smead, in 1974.
For information, (630) 584-2000, or www.NorrisFH.com.
Janet L. Smith of Wheeling
Services for Janet L. Smith (nee Tang), 62, will be held at 2 p.m.Monday,
at First Presbyterian Church of Arlington Heights, 302 S. Dunton, Arlington
Born July 16, 1936, in Chicago, she died Thursday, Sept. 10, 1998,
Burial will be in Ridgewood Cemetery, Des Plaines.
Mrs.Smith had been employed as an executive secretary at Underwriters
Survivors include her husband, Marvin Smith; son, Don Smith of Bettendorf,
Iowa; daughters, Linda (James) Lund of Wheeling and Pam (Tom) Foley of
Niles; mother, Isabelle Tang of Wheeling; sister, Pat (Bill) Mittelstaedt;
and six grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. today, at Kolssak Funeral Home,
189 S. Milwaukee Ave., Wheeling. She will also lie in state from 1 p.m.
until the time of services at 2 p.m. Monday, at the church.
For information, (847) 537-6600.
Phyllis Sobieski (nee Czerwonka), 81, of Carol Stream, died Friday,
Sept. 11. Arrangements were made by Brust Funeral Home, Carol Stream,
Gus C. Speros of West Chicago
Funeral services for Gus C. Speros, 67, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday,
at First Christian Church of Glen Ellyn, 312 Geneva Road, Glen Ellyn, IL
Born May 10, 1931, in Argo, Ill., he died Friday, Sept. 11, 1998, at
home. Interment will be in Glen Oak Cemetery, West Chicago.
Mr. Speros lived in West Chicago for the past 21 years. He worked
in auto sales throughout the Chicago and Indiana area.
Surivivors include his wife, Karen; children, Cindy Wiegand, Scott,
Grant, Jon and Cember; and grandson, Brian.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister, Elaine.
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Monday, at Williams-Woodward Funeral
Home, Route 59 and Pine St., West Chicago.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First Christian Church
of Glen Ellyn or Hospice of DuPage, 690 E. North Ave.,Carol Stream, IL
For information, (630) 231-1300.
Peter A. Stendebach of Wauconda Mass for Peter A. Stendebach, 38, will
be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, at Transfiguration Church, 318 Bang St., Wauconda.
Born Jan. 18, 1960, in Chicago, Mr. Stendebach died Wednesday, Sept.
9, 1998, in Ontonagon, Mich. Burial will be in Windridge Memorial
He was the husband of Maria T. (nee Cox); son of Lothar and Bernharda
Stendebach of Wauconda; father of Sarah and Hannah; son-in-law of Raymond
and Carolyn Cox, formerly of Wauconda; brother of Bernadette (Rob) Robinson
of California; and uncle of Scott Robinson.
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Monday, at Kisselburg-Wauconda
Funeral Home, 235 N.Main St., Wauconda.
Memorials may be made to Sarah and Hannah Educational Trust Fund, c/o
Grand National Bank, 486 W.Liberty St., Wauconda, IL 60084.
For information, (847) 526-2115.
Bernice Sweet of Waukegan
Graveside services for Bernice Sweet will be held at 11 a.m. Monday,
at Shalom Memorial Park, 1700 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights.
She was the beloved sister of Barney (the late Betty), Lillian (Leon)
Katz and the late Norman (Annette); fond aunt of Richard (Jill) Sweet,
and many more nieces and nephews; dear friend of Mary Eiffler and family;
and devoted daughter of the late Nathan and Molly Sweet.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Zonta International,
557 W. Randolph, Chicago, IL 60661; or the American Lung Association, 1440
W. Washington, Chicago, IL 60607-9949.
Arrangements were made by Chicago Jewish Funerals, Northbrook.
For information, (847) 509-5011.
Lawrence F. Treptow, 83, of Villa Park, died Friday, Sept.11.
Arrangements were made by Steuerle Funeral Home, Villa Park, (630) 832-4161.
Jean Uccetta of Buffalo Grove
Services for Jean Uccetta (nee Small), 51, formerly of Inverness, will
be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, at Smith Corcoran Funeral Home, 185 E. Northwest
Born Sept.14, 1946, in Ottawa, Ill., she died Friday, Sept.11, 1998,
at Claremont Nursing Center.Interment will be in St. Michael the Archangel
She was a homemaker.
Survivors include her sons, Jason and Michael; husband, Serge; parents,
Stanley and Vera (nee Sagi) Small; brothers, Charles (Diane) and Tony (Peggy)
Small; and sisters, Jude Bachmanand Mary Kinery.
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m.Monday, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations tothe National Multiple Sclerosis Society,
Federal, Suite 204, Chicago, IL 60605, would be appreciated.
For information, (847) 359-8020.
Thomas J. `Tommy' Vidrick of Arlington Heights
Services for Thomas J. `Tommy' Vidrick, 83, will be held at 11 a.m.
Tuesday, at St. Peter Lutheran Church, 111 W. Olive St., Arlington Heights.
Born Dec.21, 1914, in Arlington Heights, he died Friday, Sept. 11,
1998, at Lutheran Home of Arlington Heights. Burial will be in Randhill
Park Cemetery, Palatine.
Mr. Vidrick was a retired Arlington Heights police officer and worked
for Quaker Oats as a maintenance engineer.
Survivors include hiswife, Bernice (nee Holste); sons, Thomas (Janese)
Vidrick and Gerald Vidrick; grandchildren, Jacqueline Frazer and Jennifer
Guse; nieces, Mary Heidorn and Louise Repmann; many nephews; and four great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, at Lauterburg & Oehler
Funeral Home, 2000 E. Northwest Hwy., Arlington Heights.
Memorials may be made to St. Peter Lutheran Church.
For information, (847) 253-5423.
Walter E. Walden, 77, of Elmhurst, died Friday, Sept.11. Arrangements
were made by Gibbons Funeral Home, Elmhurst, (630) 832-0018.
Florence H. Warner of Elk Grove Village Memorial services for Florence
H. Warner (nee Hering), 76, will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, at Christus
Victor Church, 1045 Arlington Heights Road, Elk Grove Village.
Born Feb. 3, 1922, in Chicago, she died at her home Thursday, Sept.10,
Mrs. Warner retired from the United States Postal Service after
29 years of service.
She was the wife of Frederick P. Warner of Elk Grove Village; beloved
mother of Diane (Theodore) Kalisz, Alice (Gary) Ortner, Daniel (Jin) Koos
and the late Michael Miller; stepmother of Gregory (Ann) Warner, Carol
(Michael) Dietneit, Jeanine (John) Van Exan, Elaine Naples and Keith (Carole)
Warner; grandmother of Michael, Kathleen, Steven, Nathan, Catherine, Jeffrey
and Marc; stepgrandmother of David, John, Danielleand Alexander; great-grandmother
of seven; sister of Carol (the late Bernard) Lundblad and Marilyn (Norman)
Karling; and aunt of many nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Arrangements were made by The Oaks Funeral Home, Itasca.
For information, (630) 250-8588.
John-Lee Wolfe of the Elgin area
Memorial services for John-Lee Wolfe, 38, will be held at 2:30 p.m.
Monday, at the Bethel Baptist Church, St. Charles Township, Valley View.Pastor
Dennis Ammons will officiate.
Born April 3, 1960, in Newark, Ohio, the son of G. Bill and Betty Ross
Wolfe, he died Thursday, Sept.10, 1998, in Elgin. Burial will be
Mr. Wolfe was a resident of the Elgin area since 1969.
Survivors include his daughters, Jennifer and Amber-Lynn; son, John-Lee;
grandson, Leeland; parents, Jim and Betty Wilson; sisters, Mickie-Mae (Dave),
Betsy LeMontagne and Shirldine-Kay Wilson; and brothers, Bill (Maggie)
Wolfe, Phillip Wilson and Jim (Terri) Wilson.
Visitation will be at the time of services Monday.
Memorials may be made to the family.
Arrangements were made by Laird Funeral Home, Elgin.
For information, (847) 741-8800.
Henrietta C. Zambos of Hoffman Estates
Services for Henrietta C. Zambos, formerly of Chicago, will beheld
at 10 a.m. Tuesday, at Matz Funeral Home, 410 E. Rand Rd., Mount Prospect.
Born April 16, 1914, in Chicago, she died Friday, Sept.11, 1998, at
Hoffman Estates Medical Center.Entombment will be in Acacia Park Cemetery.
A retired secretary for S.S. Kresge, she was the wife of the late Frank;
mother of Jim Zambos, Judy Von Oehsen and Sandi Miller; grandmother of
seven; and great-grandmother of three.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Monday, at the funeral home.
Memorials to the American Cancer Society, are preferred.
For information, (847) 394-2336.