Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Memorial services will be held at a later date for Martin (Marty) James Halvorsen of Lake Zurich.
Tuesday, January 22
Martin (Marty) James Halvorsen, 77, passed away on Jan. 18, 2013 at his home in Lake Zurich with his children by his side. He was born on May 13, 1935 in Prairie View (Aptakisic Rd.) to Ralph and Anna (Weidner) Halvorsen. Marty grew up in Aptakisic and graduated from Ela Vernon High School in Lake Zurich in 1953. He worked for Meyer Material Co. as a Dispatcher for 52 years. Marty is survived by his loving family; daughter Heidi (Brian) Houlihan, son Marc Halvorsen, and daughter Holli (Kelly) Cipowski, daughter- in-law Nancy Halvorsen; brother Ralph Halvorsen; grandchildren Sean (Fiancé Sara) Halverson, Amy Halvorsen, Corey (Fiancé Hayley) Houlihan, Kevin Houlihan and Hunter Cipowski; his many nieces and nephews and other loving relatives…
Saturday, January 12, 2013
Callen was an entrepreneur, and worked at CDW as vice president of finance. He was an avid hockey player at Twin Rinks in Buffalo Grove, and a past board member of William's Syndrome Association.
Daniel Callen was born on May 24, 1957 in Chicago to Frank and Dolores (nee Hadeler) Chwalinski. He died Wednesday, January 9, 2013 in Hawthorn Woods. Mr. Callen, who resided in Long Grove, recently owned his own business and previously worked as a certified public accountant for CDW, serving as Vice-President of Finance for 13 years. He was an avid hockey player and a member of Twin Rinks in Buffalo Grove. He was a past board member of William's Syndrome Association. Daniel was also a member of AICPA. Daniel is survived by his spouse of 20 years, Donna (nee Bellock) Callen; his daughters, Rebecca and Jennifer Callen; and his brothers, Thomas (Debra) and John Chwalinski. He was preceded in death by his brother, William (Denise) Chwalinski…
Friday, January 4, 2013
Funeral will be held Jan. 7 at Ahlgrim Funeral Home.
Friday, January 4
Visitation for John Edward Erhardt, 67, of Island Lake, formerly of Lake Zurich, will be held Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, from 4 p.m. until the time of the funeral service at 7 p.m. at Ahlgrim Family Funeral Service, 415 S. Buesching Road, Lake Zurich. Interment will be private. John was born April 4, 1945 in Chicago, and he passed away Jan. 2, 2013, at the Pepper Family Hospice Home, in Barrington. Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth A. (nee Panozzo) Erhardt, children, David (Tracy) Doyle, Shannon (Brad) Lange; granddaughters, Hannah and Payton Lange; siblings, Karen (Howard) Branding, Helen (late Thomas) Changelon, Judy (Bob) Pepper, Nancy (Glen) Rouse, and Joan (Bill) Wallrich, and brother-in-law, Art Jones. John …
Monday, December 17, 2012
DARE officer, Lake Zurich native served department for 20 years.
Retired Lake Zurich Police Officer Kristopher Zak, 46, died unexpectedly, of natural casuses, on Dec. 14, according to a news release from the Lake Zurich Police Department. Zak was a Lake Zurich native. He lived in Crystal Lake with his wife, Connie, and was the father of two children, Ian and Ryan. “Kris was born and raised in Lake Zurich and he was very proud to be a Lake Zurich police officer. He was especially proud of his time as a DARE (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) officer,” recalled Commander David Bradstreet of the Lake Zurich Police Department. Bradstreet said Zak did well as a DARE officer as is evidence from his files which were filled with "thank you" notes from former students. “Chris left here in good standing. We …
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
Visitation will be held Thursday, December 6 and the funeral Friday, December 7.
Visitation and funeral services will be held Thursday in Palatine and Friday in Lake Zurich for Rosalia Fraterrigo (nee Sciortino). Rosalia was born September 21, 1935 in Italy and passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on December 3. She was a resident of Lake Zurich. She was the beloved wife of Luciano, loving mother of Lou (Colette), Marisa (Steve), Padrta and Sergio (Jacqueline), cherished Nonna to Sara, Mikayla, Sarah, Julia, Daniel, Kross, Aaron, Mia and Sophia. Visitation will be held Thursday, December 6 at Smith-Corcoran Funeral Home, 185 E. Northwest Highway, Palatine from 3 p.m. until 9 p.m. Prayers will begin Friday, December 7 at 10:15 a.m. at the funeral home and then will proceed to St. Francis de Sales Church, …
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Lifelong Lake Zurich resident, Lakeview Community Church member.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Memorial service for Claudia K. LaBarbara (nee Anderson), 55, a lifelong resident of Lake Zurich will be held Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 7 p.m. at the Lakeview Community Church, 365 Surryse Road, Lake Zurich, IL 60047. The Reverend Steven Harmantas will officiate. Interment will be private. Claudia was born May 4, 1957 in Chicago, and our tenderest Angel and strongest warrior passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, Friday October 19, 2012 at Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heaights; after a 9 year, long and courageous battle, against metastatic breast cancer. Survived and cherished by her husband and best friend Ronald LaBarbara; devoted and loving daughters Lindsay (Alec) LaBarbara and Kelly …
Saturday, October 20, 2012
Services have been scheduled for Mari Lyn Baker, 88, of Glencoe.
Memorial visitation for Mari Lyn Baker (nee: Huff), of Glencoe, will be held on Monday, Oct., 22from 2 p.m. until the time of the memorial service at 4 p.m. at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 415 S. Buesching Road, Lake Zurich. Beloved wife of the late William W. Baker; loving mother of Candace B. (James) Freemon, Terry W. (Trudi) and Patrick G. Baker and Wendy S. (Herbert) Maag; cherished grandmother of Bryan (Barbara) Jenisio, Kerry (Robert) Bullen, Sara, Kyle, Alexander (Marie) and Molly Baker, Steven (Michelle) Tognarelli, Michael and Jamie Maag; great grandmother of Nicole and Kristi Tognarelli, Brooke and Emily Bullen and Payton Baker. In lieu of flowers memorials would be appreciated for Save-A-Pet Adoption Center, 31664 N. …
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
The former Principal of St. Anne Catholic School died on Sunday, Sept. 9.
The St. Anne Catholic community is mourning the loss of Sister Ann Busch. Busch, the former Principal of St. Anne Catholic School, passed away Sunday, Sept. 9. Busch had been fighting complications and pain following a series of back surgeries. She entered Hospice care not long ago, but her death still comes as a shock to those who knew her. “She was just a fantastic woman. What a loss,” said St. Anne Principal Dawn Kapka. “It’s still without a doubt shocking and sad.” School staff issued a letter to parents regarding Busch’s passing on Sunday. “We do know that she has been in great pain since her three surgeries two months ago and that other health complications were revealed as she recovered over these last weeks. Sister did experience …
Friday, August 3, 2012
Funeral services are Monday.
Friday, August 3, 2012
Prayers for Ann Marie Novotny (nee Foster), 61, of Lake Zurich, will be said Monday, Aug. 6, 2012 at 9:30 a.m. at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 415 S. Buesching Road, Lake Zurich. Funeral mass will follow at 10 a.m. at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, 33 S. Buesching Road, Lake Zurich. Interment will be in St. Mary Catholic Cemetery, Mundelein. Ann was born Aug. 5, 1950 in Evansville, Indiana, and she passed away surrounded by her family Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at Silverado Senior Living Center of Lake Zurich. Ann was the beloved wife of Thomas Novotny, loving mother of Katherine (Gina Quistiano) Novotny and Christine Novotny; dear sister of Raymond (Debra) Foster, John (Patricia) Foster, and Robert (Mary Kaye) …
Thursday, July 5, 2012
Ruth Norma Randall, 86, of Wauconda former longtime resident of Lake Zurich, was active in the St. Peter United Church of Christ choir.
Thursday, July 5, 2012
Memorial celebration for Norma Randall will be held on Sunday, July 15, 2012 from 12:00 p.m. until the time of the memorial service at 2:00 p.m. at St. Peter United Church of Christ, 47 Church Street, Lake Zurich. Interment will be private. Norma was born on May 5, 1926 in Chicago the daughter of the late Harold and Cynthia (nee: Vose) Stevens and was promoted to glory on Thursday, June 21st at the Bickford of Crystal Lake. Beloved wife of 53 years of the late Frank B. Randall, Sr.; loving mother of Frank B. (Gail) Randall Jr. of MD, Frannie (Dennis) Stites of MI, Janice of NY (Charles of Florida) Kirby, Jeanne Wendt of Lake Zurich, and Debbie (Joseph) Chapa of MA; cherished grandmother of Erika (Jason) Fallin, Jennifer Kirby, …