Miscellaneous Cook County, Illinois Obituaries - 1998

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Betty Jane Goossens of Fergus Falls, Minn.
A memorial service for Betty Jane Goossens, 69, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, at St. Monica's Church, Carpentersville. Born Nov.1, 1928, in Chicago, the daughter of Raymond and Gertrude (nee Hannemann) Sperling, she died Monday, July 20, 1998. Interment will be in Windridge Cemetery, South Rawson Bridge Rd., Cary. She is survived by her husband, Joseph of Fergus Falls; daughter, Michelle (Jerry) Krueger; four grandsons of Pelican Rapids, Minn.; sister, Darlene (Richard) Quinn of Carpentersville; and five nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; and brothers, Alfred, Raymond and Russell.

George C. Ballinger of Glen Ellyn
A funeral Mass for George C. Ballinger, 56, will be celebrated at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, at St. Patrick Catholic Church, 408 Cedar St., St. Charles.  Born Aug. 28, 1942, in Chicago, to Bruce and Bernice (nee Buergermeister) Ballinger, he died Sunday, Sept. 13, 1998, in Elgin.  A veteran, Mr. Ballinger had served in the Army during the Vietnam War. He was retired after working for 30 years for IBM.Among his special interests, he was a member of the National Model Railroad Association. He was also a member of St. Petronille Church in Glen Ellyn. Surviving are his children, Brian and Lorinda, both of Orlando, Fla.; mother, Bernice of St. Charles; sister, Nancy (Steven) Einwich of Burlington; and cousins, Kathy (Richard) Rutkowski of West Chicago and John (Judy) Heitman of Morton Grove. He was preceded in death by his father. Arrangements were made by Stout-Madison Funeral Home, Elgin. For information, (847) 742-7000.

Eric A. Bingham formerly of Hanover Park
Visitation for Eric A. Bingham, 29, most recently of Belvidere, will be from 2 to 9 p.m. today, at Belvidere Funeral Home, 203 Logan Avenue, Belvidere. Born April 23, 1969, in Rockford, he died Friday, Sept. 11, 1998, at St. Anthony Medical Center, Rockford, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Interment will be private. Mr. Bingham was a graduate of Glenbard High School and had attended the College of DuPage. He was employed by the Motorola Corporation in Harvard, and was a member of St. James Catholic Church. Among his special interests, he was an active bowler and very sports-minded. Surviving are his wife, Lisa Bingham (nee Muth) of Belvidere; sons, Michael and Spencer Bingham; parents, Michael and Penelope (nee Sparo) Zolecki of Bartlett; brother, Ian Bingham of Arlington Heights; and sisters, Erin (Bryan) Nau of Lombard and Adrienne Bingham of Brandon, Fla. He was preceded in death by his grandparents. Memorials may be made to an education fund for Michael and Spencer Bingham. For information, (815) 544-2121.

Frank M. Campagna of Palatine
Services for Frank M. Campagna, 58, a resident of Palatine for more than 40 years, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, at Ahlgrim and Sons Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Hwy., Palatine. Born July 18, 1940, in Chicago, he died Sunday, Sept. 13, 1998, at Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights. Interment will be private. Survivors include his wife, Dolores Campagna (nee Gaare) of Palatine; daughter, Deanna Campagna of Glendale Heights; stepfather, Lafayette Withrow of Twin Lake, Wis.; sister, Carole Campagna of Elk Grove Village; brothers, Kurt (Laura) Withrow of Elgin and William (Zana) Withrow of Phoenix, Ariz.; sister, Bobbi (John) Taheny of Glendale, Ariz.; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents. Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home. Memorials would be appreciated for the donor's favorite charity. For information, (847) 358-7411.

Rufus R. Collins of Wonder Lake
Services for Rufus R. Collins, 68, will be held at 8 p.m. Wednesday, at the George R. Justen & Son Funeral Home, 3519 W. Elm St., McHenry.The Rev. Darin Peterson of First Baptist Church in McHenry will officiate. Born Aug. 16, 1930, in Baird, Texas, to Rufus H. and Louise (nee McGowen) Collins, he died Saturday, Sept. 12, 1998, at his daughter's residence. Formerly of Chicago's Northwest Side for 25 years, Mr. Collins had recently moved to Wonder Lake. As a young man he was an oil rigger on petroleum platforms for several years before enlisting in the Army.He served in the 5th Army as a recruiting officer in the enlistment corps, retiring with more than 22 years of service as a sergeant first class.Following his retirement from the military, he became a salesman in automotive sales and related equipment.An avid Harley Davidson owner, he was a Chicago H.O.G. member and belonged to the Chicago Chapter of A.B.A.T.E. Surviving are his wife of 47 years, Ann C.Collins (nee Straub), whom he married Dec.30, 1950; children, Raymond (Pam Koepke) Collins of Wonder Lake, Donna Collins of Wonder Lake, and David (Dawn Star) Collins of Dalton; grandchildren, Andrea Lynn Jones and David Jones, both of Wonder Lake; sisters, Gay (Lee) Wells of Mabank, Texas, and Barbara Collins of Garland, Texas; and brothers, James Collins of Mesquite, Texas, and Jerry Collins of Austin, Texas. He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Colleen Collins; and brother, Bob Collins. Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home. Memorials made to Hospice of Northeastern Illinois, 410 S. Hager Ave., Barrington, IL 60010, or to Loyola Cardinal Bernadine's Cancer Research Center Fund, 2160 S. First Ave., Maywood, IL 60153, would be appreciated by the family. For information, (815) 385-2400.

Richard J. Connors of Berkeley
Services for Richard J. Connors will begin at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, at Hennessy-Bruno Funeral Home, 5903 Burr Oak Ave., Berkeley, and continue with Mass at St. Domitilla Church. Interment will be in Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside. A veteran, Mr. Connors had served during World WarII. He was the beloved husband of the late Noreen Connors (nee Good); dear father of Michael (Donna) Connors, Kevin (Kathy) Connors, Nancy (Larry) McKelvey, Susan (Larry) Vann, Timothy Connors, Matthew Connors, and the late Patrick Connors; and fond brother of Jack Connors. Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. today, at the funeral home. For information, (708) 544-0100.

Susan E. Daly (nee Warnken), 55, of Wood Dale, formerly of Northern Virginia/ Washington, D.C., died Saturday, Sept. 12.  Arrangements were made by Brust Funeral Home, Lombard, (630) 629-0094.

Merlyn V. Eichler of West Dundee
Services for Merlyn V. Eichler, 78, will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, at Immaunel Lutheran Church, East Dundee. Rev. William P. Yonker and Rev.Marc N. Schwichtenberg will officiate. Born Nov. 7, 1919, in West Dundee, the son of Theodore F. and Alice Thibodeau Eichler, he died Sunday, Sept. 13, 1998, at Sherman Hospital in Elgin. Burial will be in Dundee Township East Cemetery, East Dundee. A lifelong resident of the Dundee area, he was a former 30 year employee of Dundee Auto Parts in East Dundee. He was a member of Dundee Township Senior Citizens organization and the 50+ Club. Mr. Eichler served as trustee of Dundee Township Cemeteries for 18 years and was a World War II Army Air Corp veteran serving from 1942 to 1945. A longtime member of the Immaunel Lutheran Church of East Dundee, he was a former member of the Board of Deacons and a 13 year representative to the Lutheran Home for the Aged in Arlington Heights. Surviving are his wife of 50 years, Stella Schlottman Eichler, they married on Jan. 16, 1948; niece, Susan Bangert of Chicago; nephews, Kevin of Orangville, Ill., Philip of Chicago and Jeffory of Chicago; sister-in-law, Marilyn Eichler of Galena; and great-nieces, Carla and Ariel Eichler of Winslow, Ill. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Theodore and Bruce; nephew, Tim Eichler; niece, MaryBeth Eichler Adler; and great-niece, Alison Eichler. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today, at Miller Funeral Home, 504 W. Main St., West Dundee and from 10 a.m. until the time of services Wednesday, at the church. Please omit flowers. Memorials may be made either to The Immanuel Lutheran Church, The Immanuel Lutheran Church Radio Ministry or the Lutheran Home for the Aged in Arlington Heights. For information, (847) 426-3436.

Martha D. Facklam of Evanston
Services for Martha D. Facklam, 97, will be held at 11 a.m. today, at Donnellan Family Funeral Home, 10045 Skokie Blvd. at Old Orchard Road. Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. She was the wife of the late Hans Facklam; beloved mother of Hilda (Albert) Swanson and Irene (the Rev. Anthony) Tolbert; loving grandmother of William A. (Janet) Swanson, James H. Swanson, Patricia (Robert) Piron, and Anthony IV, Jeffrey and Thomas Tolbert; and great-grandmother of Adam and Charles Swanson and Michael and Christina Piron. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of services today, at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central St., Evanston, IL 60201. For information, (847) 675-1990.

Monica Maria Gagliani, 41, of Itasca, formerly of Chicago, died Sunday, Sept. 13.  Arrangements were made byThe Oaks Funeral Home, Itasca, (630) 250-8588.

David E. Garvin, 86, of Villa Park, died Sunday, Sept. 13.  Arrangements were made by Blake-Lamb Funeral Home, Lombard, (630) 627-1400.

Carl Glimco, 79, of Loveland, Colo., formerly of Chicago, died Wednesday, Aug.26.  Arrangements were made by Steuerle Funeral Home, Villa Park, (630) 832-4161.

Keith O. Griffiths of Libertyville
Services for Keith O. Griffiths, 44, will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, at Burnett-Dane Funeral Home, 120 W. Park Ave., Libertyville. Born Nov. 25, 1953, in Chicago, he passed away suddenly, Saturday, Sept. 12, 1998, at his home. Mr. Griffiths had been a Libertyville resident for the past 15 years.He was a 1971 graduate of the Canadian Academy in Kobe, Japan, and a 1975 graduate of Elmhurst College in Elmhurst.For the past 19 years, he was the owner of Griffiths Printing in Libertyville and a member of the LMV area chamber of commerce. He was also a member of the Libertyville Ridge Condominium Association, and a volunteer for the Sheffield Garden Walk in Lincoln Park. Surviving are his children, Severin, Megan and Ryan Griffiths and his former wife, Bonnie, all of Winthrop Harbor; parents, Kenneth and Corinne Griffiths of Lincolnshire; brothers, Kent Griffiths of Chicago and Kraig (Maureen) Griffiths of Gurnee; niece, Kendra; and nephews, Clark and Kenneth. Friends may call from 5 p.m. until the time of services at 7 p.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home. A memorial fund is being established in Keith's memory for the education of his children. For information, (847) 362-3009.

Edna F. Hanck formerly of Itasca
Services for Edna F. Hanck, 95, a resident of East Ridge Retirement Village in Miami, Fla., will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, at St. Lukes Lutheran Church, Itasca. Mrs. Hanck died Wednesday, Sept. 9, 1998. Interment will be in St. Lukes Cemetery, Itasca. Surviving are her son, Walter C. (Barbara) Hanck of Homestead, Fla.; grandchildren, Dale Hanck of St. Charles, Judy Fleck of Schaumburg, Eric (Nancy) Hanck of Anniston, Ala. and David Hanck of Tucson, Ariz.; great-grandchildren, Christopher Fleck of Geneva, and Ashley and Amanda Hanck of Anniston; sister, Esther Moehling of Arlington Heights; sister-in-law, Marcia Forke of Itasca; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Walter Hanck Sr.; and son, Harold Hanck in 1946. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until the time of services Saturday, at the church. Arrangementswere made by Branam Funeral Home, Homestead, Fla.and Geils Funeral Home, Wood Dale. For information, Branam (305) 247-3131 or Geils (630) 766-3232.

Charles S. Helizon formerly of Chicago
A funeral Mass for Charles S. Helizon, 84, of Scottsdale, Ariz., will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, at Our Lady of Victory Church, Chicago. Born Sept. 5, 1914, he died Thursday, Sept. 10, 1998. Burial will be in St. Adalbert Cemetery, Niles. He was the father of Gerry Helizon of Scottsdale, formerly of Hoffman Estates; and brother of Lillian Latocha of Arizona and Jean Maslon. Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Thursday, at Malec and Sons Funeral Home, 6000 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago. For information, (773) 774-4100.

Gladys S. Jachim of Elgin
Services for Gladys S. Jachim, 82, will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, at Laird Funeral Home, 310 S. State St., Elgin. Born July 30, 1916, in Chicago, to Charles and Harriet Engeldahl, she passed away Saturday, Sept. 12, at Rosewood Care Center, Elgin. Burial will be in Mount Emblem Cemetery, Elmhurst. Formerly of Chicago, Mrs. Jachim was a member of the North Austin Lutheran Church of Chicago. Survivors include her daughters, Janet (Leon) Berens of Elgin and Judith (Steven) Smith of Lake Forest, Calif.; four grandchildren;and sister, Violet (Raymond) Schwarz of Streamwood. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Louis Jachim, in 1967; one sister; and two brothers. Friends may call from 4 to 9 p.m. today, at the funeral home. For information, (847) 741-8800.

Opal F. Kerber of Elgin
Services for Opal F. Kerber, 95, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, at Wait Ross Allanson Funeral Chapel, Elgin. Rev. Herman Christiansen will officiate. Born Feb. 2, 1903, in Creal Springs, Ill., the daughter of Frank and Myrtle Rice McInturff, she died Saturday, Sept. 12, 1998, at Maplewood Care Center in Elgin. Burial will be in Lakewood Memorial Park in Elgin. A retired State of Illiniois employee, she is survived by her sons, Robert J. Kerber of Bloomington, Ill., Leslie Kerber of Elgin and Joseph W. (Linda) Kerber ofFreeport, Ill.; daughter, Rosemary V. Castillo of Elgin; 14 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and daughter-in-law, Lucy Kerber of Elgin. She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry P. Kerber, whom she married in 1926, and who died in 1961; her parents; and son, Paul K. Kerber. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today, at the funeral chapel. Please omit flowers. Memorials may be made to the charity of choice. For information, (847) 742-2100.

Robert L. Lundstedt of Arlington Heights
Memorial services for Robert L. Lundstedt, 75, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, 1234 N. Arlington Heights Rd., Arlington Heights. Born Jan. 6, 1923, in Moline, Ill., he died Sunday, Sept. 13, 1998, at Northwest Community Continuing Care Center, Arlington Heights. Bob grew up in Rock Island, where he was an outstandingathlete and senior class president of the first graduating class of Rock Island High School. After completing highschool, he attended the University of Iowa on a basketball scholarship. While at the University of Iowa, Bob was called into the Army and completed an officers training school at the University of Wyoming. He served in the 66th infantry division during World War II and played on the Armed Forces Basketball team stationed in Vienna, Austria while in the Army. Upon completing his military service, he returned to the University of Iowa and graduated in 1947. While at the University of Iowa, Bob was a member of the Beta Theta Pi fraternity and played on the golf team. He later played on the Velie Cup Golf team for the Rock Island Arsenal Country Club. In 1947, he began a 39-year career with International Harvester working in Minneapolis, Minn., St. Cloud, Minn. and Cedar Rapids, Iowa.In 1959, he was transferred to the headquarters in Chicago and took up residence in Arlington Heights. He held an executive position in marketing of the Agricultural Equipment Division. After his retirement from International Harvester, he worked for and enjoyed golfing at Old Orchard Country Club. Bob met Ruth Paul in 1946, while attending the University of Iowa, they married May 22, 1948, at St. Mark's Lutheran Church in Davenport, Iowa and recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family reunion in Lake Geneva, Wis. In addition to his wife Bob's survivors include sons, Tom (Char) of Door County, Wis., Dave (Randi) of New Fairfield, Conn., Bob (Michele) of Paradise Valley, Ariz.and Paul (Karin) of Libertyville; grandchildren, Scott, Dan, Heather, Britta and Carl; sister, Lois (Dr. William) King of Las Cruses, N.M.; sister-in-law, J.L. `Dodie' Hagerman of Phoenix, Ariz.; nieces, Karen (Dr. John) King Gordon of Deming, N.M. and their children, Brooke and Brent, Denise Hagerman and Dawn (Matt) Carter of Phoenix, Ariz.; nephew, Donald Hagerman; and many cousins. Bob's other involvement's include member of the Prospect High School Booster Club, and Prospect High School TPC from 1963 to 1978; he was a past president of each organization.He was a 39-year member and past president of Our Saviour's Lutheran Church Congregation, past president of the Navis

George H. Mendoza of Wood Dale
Prayers for George H. Mendoza, 42, will be said at 9 a.m. today, at Geils Funeral Home, 260 W.Irving Park Rd., Wood Dale.Mass will follow at 10 a.m. at St. Alexis Church, Bensenville. Born Dec.21, 1955, in Carrizo Springs, Texas, he died Friday, Sept. 11, 1998, at Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove Village. Burial will be in Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside. He was the father of Aberto Uribe; son of Vicente and Socorro Mendoza; brother of Richard, Tom, Randy and Norma Mendoza; and uncle of many nieces and nephews. For information, (630) 766-3232.

Evelyn E. Moe of Wonder Lake
Services for Evelyn E. Moe, 65, will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, at Justen's Wonder Lake Funeral Home, 7611 W. Hancock Drive, Wonder Lake.Chaplain Randy Wakitsch will officiate. Born March 22, 1933, in Chicago, to William E. and Jean E. (nee Huston) Reed, she died Sunday, Sept. 13, 1998, at Memorial Medical Center, Woodstock. Interment will be in McHenry County Memorial Park Cemetery, Woodstock. Formerly of Skokie, Evelyn moved to Wonder Lake in 1994. She had worked for the Mark Antenna Company in Des Plaines for nine years before retiring in 1994. She was also a volunteer for Home of the Sparrow and served as the neighborhood captain for her area's Crime Stoppers. Survivors include her daughters, Karen (Joe) Orlando of Wonder Lake, Kathryn (Erik) Jacobsen of Gurnee and Karla Prefountain of McHenry; sister, Arlene Reed of Wonder Lake; and grandchildren, Mike and Lisa Orlando, Nichole Kangas, David and Jason Prefountain, and Baby Jacobsen who is expected Sept. 22, 1998. She was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Raymond Moe, June 13, 1982. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today, at the funeral home. Memorials may be made in Evelyn's name to Home of the Sparrow, P.O. Box 343, McHenry, IL 60050. For information, (815) 728-0233.

Dorothy J. Munro of Vernon Hills
Funeral services for Dorothy J. Munro, 90, will be held at 1 p.m. today, 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 Department. 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 of Virginia. 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. Memorial contributions may be made to either Faith Community Church or St. Jude's Children Research Hospital. For information, (847) 362-3009.

Margaret Catherine Nelson of Palatine
Prayers for Margaret Catherine Nelson, 93, will be said at 9:15 a.m. Wednesday, at Ahlgrim & Sons Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Highway, Palatine, with funeral services at 10 a.m., at First United Methodist Church, 123 N. Plum Grove Road, Palatine. Born April 21, 1905 in Chicago, she died Saturday, Sept. 12, 1998, at Governors Park Nursing Center, Barrington. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery, Blue Island. Mrs. Nelson was a homemaker and a member of First United Methodist Church of Palatine. Survivors include her daughters, Kathryn C. (Dominic) Violante of Birmingham, Ala., and Gail (Russell) Schaefer of Rolling Meadows; son, Robert E. (Janet) Nelson of Champaign, Ill.; seven grandchildren; and five greatgrandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Eric F. Nelson; brothers, Emil, Axel and Magnus Nylander; and sister, Edith Bergquist. Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. today, at the funeral home. Memorials in Mrs. Nelson's name may be made to St. Coletta School, W4955 Highway 18, Jefferson, WI 53549. For information, (847) 358-7411.

Henry Parrilli formerly of Hillside
Prayers for Henry Parrilli, 86, will begin at 10:15 a.m. today, 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 nephews. 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.

Paul C. Pattermann of Naperville
Services for Paul C. Pattermann, 91, will begin at 9 a.m. Thursday, at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home, 44 S.Mill St., Naperville, and continue with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m., at Sts. Peter and Paul Church, 26 N. Ellsworth St., Naperville. The Rev. Gregor Gorsic will officiate. Born July 15, 1907, in Marywood, Ill., he died Monday, Sept. 14, 1998, at home. Interment will be in Sts. Peter and Paul Cemetery, Naperville. Mr. Pattermann was a lifelong resident of Naperville, having farmed in both the northern and southern parts of the area. He was also a brick mason, and a custodian for both School Districts #203 and #204. He retired in 1991. Mr. Pattermann continued to enjoy playing cards with the same card group for more than 60 years, and also enjoyed bowling and collecting various items. He was a member of Sts. Peter and Paul Church. Surviving are his wife, Jeanette Pattermann of Naperville; son, Robert (Mary Ann) Pattermann of Kirksville, Mo.; daughters, Bettyjean (Rudy) Struchil of Naperville and Kay Ann Heim of Naperville; grandchildren, Michele and Ken Struchil and Dan, Joe and Susan Pattermann; four great-grandchildren; stepson, Dwayne J. (Carol) Christoffel of Montgomery, Ill.; stepgranddaughter, Lisa M. Millon; and brother, Leo Pattermann of Naperville. He was preceded in death by his parents, Christopher and Mary Pattermann; first wife, Florence Pattermann; and son-in-law, Roger Heim. Visitation will be from 2 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home. For information, (630) 355-0213.

Maria Rose Prehnal formerly of Prospect Heights
Services for Maria Rose Prehnal (nee Black), 73, formerly of Prospect Heights and Mount Prospect, most recently of Las Vegas, Nev., will begin at 9:15 a.m. Wednesday, at Pedersen-Ryberg Mortuary, 435 N. York Road, Elmhurst, and continue with Mass at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Addison. Born Oct. 6, 1924, in central Illinois, she passed away Tuesday, Sept. 8, 1998, at her home. Interment will be in All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines. She was the beloved wife of the late Steven Prehnal; loving sister of Dorothy Stienhaurer, Leroy Black and Joyce Jacob; dear sister-in-law of Joe (Lorie), Rudy (Mary), Betty (Dick) Humphreys, and Mitzie Markl; and cherished aunt of many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by three brothers; and three sisters. Friends may call from 3 to 9 p.m. today, at the mortuary. For information, (630) 834-1133.

Josephine Shulski of St. Charles
A funeral Mass for Josephine Shulski, 96, will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, at St. John Neumann Church, Route 64 and Kirk Road, St. Charles. The Rev. Edward Seisser will officiate. Born Feb. 9, 1902, in Lithuania, to Antone and Domici (nee Bartkus) Daubauske, she died Saturday, Sept. 12, 1998, at Pineview Care Center, St. Charles. Burial will be in Union Cemetery, St. Charles. Mrs. Shulski had been employed by Moline Malleable in St. Charles. She was a member of the Lithuanian Benevolent Society and St. John Neumann Church. Surviving are her sons, Anton P. (Marilyn) Shulski of St. Charles and Adolph Shulski of Aurora; grandchildren, Terri (Steve) Domianus, Chris Shuls, Kathy (Brian) Gallagher, Mark (Lisa) Shulski and Tim Shulski; great-grandchildren, Rose, Scott and Shawn Dominanus, Billy, Brian, Lauren, Kevin and Colleen Gallagher, and Ryan and Alex Shulski; nephew, Stanley Rastutis; and nieces, Bernice (Ed) Green and Teresa Rastutis. She was preceded in death by her husband, Anton Shulski, in 1983; sister, Anna Stancikas, in 1983; and grandson, Steve Shuls. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today, at Norris Funeral Home, 100 S. Third St., St. Charles, with a liturgical wake service at 7:30 p.m. Contributions in Mrs. Shulski's memory may be made to St. John Neumann Church, 2900 E.Main St., St. Charles, IL 60174. For information, (630) 584-2000, or www.NorrisFH.com.

Peter A. Stendebach of Wauconda
Mass for Peter A. Stendebach, 38, will be held at 10 a.m. today, 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 Park, Cary. 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. Memorials may be made to the Sarah and Hannah Educational Trust Fund, c/o Grand National Bank, 486 W.Liberty St., Wauconda, IL 60084. Arrangements were made by Kisselburg-Wauconda Funeral Home, Wauconda. For information, (847) 526-2115.

Thomas J. `Tommy' Vidrick of Arlington Heights
Services for Thomas J. `Tommy' Vidrick, 83, will be held at 11 a.m. today, 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 his wife, 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 willbe from 10 a.m. until the time of services today, at the church. Memorials may be made to St. Peter Lutheran Church. Arrangements were made by Lauterburg and Oehler Funeral Home, Arlington Heights. For information, (847)253-5423.

Heinz J. Windhauser Jr. formerly of Mount Prospect
Heinz J. Windhauser Jr., 38, of Fredericksburg, Texas. Former husband of Peggy; loving father of Tess and Briar; beloved son of Heinz and Marianne Windhauser; dear brother of Carolyn M.(Ted) Hess, Michael J. and Thomas J.Windhauser; fond uncle of Jennifer Hess, Sarah Leer and Jonathan Leer; fond brotherin-law of Peter (Barbara) Leer.He is also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins. Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, at Lauterburg and Oehler Funeral Home, 2000 E. Northwest Hwy., Arlington Heights. Funeral Thursday 9:30 a.m. from the funeral home to St. James Church, 841 N.Arlington Heights Rd., Arlington Heights, for Mass at 10 a.m. Interment will be in All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines. For information, (847) 253-5423.


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