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  • Scott T. Koivisto Obituary Photo
    Scott T. Koivisto, 23 McHenry, Illinois

    March 28, 1994 - September 22, 2017

    Scott Thomas Koivisto, age 23, of McHenry, passed away unexpectedly Friday, September 22, 2017, after losing his fight with his demons. He was born in McHenry on March 28, 1994, the son of Matt and Barbara (Grasser)...


  • John "Smiling Jack" Phalin Obituary Photo
    John "Smiling Jack" Phalin, 90 McHenry, Illinois

    January 30, 1927 - September 18, 2017

    John "Jack" Phalin, age 90, passed away Sept. 18th, 2017, at JourneyCare Hospice in Woodstock, surrounded by his family. He was born on a farm in south McHenry on Jan. 30th, 1927, to Thomas and Ellen (Spencer) Phalin. ...


  • Brian Treu O'Toole Obituary Photo
    Brian Treu O'Toole, 19 Island Lake, Illinois

    October 15, 1997 - September 11, 2017

    Brian Treu O'Toole, age 19, of Island Lake, passed away Monday, September 11, 2017. Brian was born October 15, 1997, son of Timothy and Christine (Treu) O'Toole. Brian was a 2016 graduate of McHenry High School. He...


  • John Roman Miskovic Obituary Photo
    John Roman Miskovic, 75 Johnsburg, Illinois

    April 24, 1942 - September 11, 2017

    John Roman Miskovic, age 75, of Johnsburg, passed away peacefully Monday, September 11, 2017, at his home. John was born April 24, 1942, to the late Roman and Naomi (nee Putman) Miskovic, in Chicago. On May 4, 1963,...


  • Janet L. Smith Obituary Photo
    Janet L. Smith, 65 McHenry, Illinois

    April 3, 1952 - September 10, 2017

    Janet L. Smith, 65, of McHenry, passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, September 10, 2017 at 8:37 p.m. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. A lifelong resident of McHenry, Janet was born on...


  • Robert Harris Obituary Photo
    Robert Harris, 89 McHenry, Illinois

    July 8, 1928 - September 2, 2017

    Robert Harris was born on July 8, 1928 in Chicago. He departed from this life on Saturday, September 2, 2017 surrounded by his family due to complications from pneumonia. Robert Graduated from Bowen High School and...


  • Elsie M. Ehredt Obituary Photo
    Elsie M. Ehredt, 85 Spring Grove, Illinois

    October 4, 1931 - August 31, 2017

    Elsie Miriam Ehredt, 85, of Spring Grove IL, died August 31, 2017 at Woodstock Hospice Center. She was born October 4, 1931 to August and Aleksandra (Walimaki) Niemi and grew up in Watson MI in the "Finn Settlement." ...


  • Eleanor Marie Cairns Obituary Photo
    Eleanor Marie Cairns, 93 Johnsburg, Illinois

    September 8, 1923 - August 28, 2017

    Eleanor Marie (Berzin) Cairns of Johnsburg, IL passed away on August 28, 2017. She was born September 8, 1923, in Waukegan, IL and lived most of her life in the North Chicago and Gurnee area. She is survived by her...


  • Luella C. Hunter Obituary Photo
    Luella C. Hunter, 89 Oakland, Michigan

    November 21, 1927 - August 25, 2017

    Luella C. Hunter, age 89, passed away August 25, 2017 in Michigan. She was born on November 21, 1927 in Johnsburg, IL, the daughter of John and Agatha (Schmitt) Thelen. Luella was a long time member of St. Mary's...


  • Mildred Bellich Obituary Photo
    Mildred Bellich, 80 McHenry, Illinois

    April 6, 1937 - August 25, 2017

    Mildred Bellich, age 80, of Mchenry, passed away Friday, August 25, 2017. She was born April 6, 1937, to the late Stanley and Sophie Zielinski. On September 17, 1960, she married the love of her life, Daniel Bellich. ...


  • Jeffrey T. Carlton Obituary Photo
    Jeffrey T. Carlton, 29 Woodstock, Illinois

    December 9, 1987 - August 20, 2017

    It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Jeffrey Carlton, of Woodstock on Sunday, August 20, 2017. Loving son of Catherine and Dennis Carlton. Beloved Brother of Donald (Katie Kiebel) and Katie....


  • Josephine Wolniak Obituary Photo
    Josephine Wolniak, 95 McHenry, Illinois

    February 15, 1922 - August 19, 2017

    Josephine Wolniak, age 95, of McHenry, passed away on Saturday, August 19, 2017. She was born February 15, 1922, to the late Anthony and Mary (nee Lari) Malina. Josephine is survived by her sister Evelyn Ingram and...


  • Frank Gasquoine Obituary Photo
    Frank Gasquoine, 67 Woodstock, Illinois

    December 13, 1949 - August 17, 2017

    Frank Gasquoine, age 67 of Woodstock passed away on August 17, 2017 at Centegra Hospital in McHenry. Frank was born in Chicago on December 13, 1949, the son of Rose (Colella) Gasquoine. He married the love of his life...


  • Robert Elroy Jensen Obituary Photo
    Robert Elroy Jensen, 75 Wonder Lake, Illinois

    November 7, 1941 - August 17, 2017

    Robert E. Jensen, age 75, of McHenry, passed away on Thursday, August 17, 2017. He was born November 7, 1941, to James and Gertrude Jensen. On October 6, 1991, he married the love of his life, Debra. Bob was a proud...


  • Delores Jane Corser Obituary Photo
    Delores Jane Corser, 83 McHenry, Illinois

    March 26, 1934 - August 15, 2017

    Delores Jane Corser, age 83, known to family and friends as Dodie (or Auntie Dodie) her entire life, passed away peacefully at her home Tuesday morning, August 15, 2017. Dodie was born in Waukegan, Illinois on March 26,...


  • Ryan Buss Obituary Photo
    Ryan Buss, 24 Washington

    October 19, 1992 - August 14, 2017

    Ryan M. Buss, age 24, of McHenry, passed away Monday, August 14, 2017. Ryan was born October 19, 1992, the son of Bob and Ann (nee Luwe) Buss. Ryan had a passion for skateboarding and loved Harley-Davidson. He...


  • Althea M. Walkington Obituary Photo
    Althea M. Walkington, 97 Ringwood, Illinois

    July 28, 1920 - August 14, 2017

    Althea M. Walkington, age 97, of Ringwood, passed away in her home on Monday, August 14, 2017. Althea was born on July 28, 1920 and was the sixth child of nine children born to Edwin and Ida Benoy. After Althea's...


  • Anthony G. Freels, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Anthony G. Freels, Jr., 75 McHenry, Illinois

    September 15, 1941 - August 11, 2017

    Anthony Freels Jr., age 75, passed away August 11th, 2017 in Woodstock, IL. Anthony was born September 15, 1941 in Chicago to Anthony and Frieda (Sturmer) Freels. He moved to McHenry in 1951. He attended McHenry...


  • Maria De Strooper Obituary Photo
    Maria De Strooper, 92 Woodstock, Illinois

    February 25, 1925 - August 10, 2017

    Maria De Strooper, age 92, passed away Thursday, August 10, 2017 at Valley Hi Nursing Home in Woodstock. She was born in Belgium on February 25, 1925, the daughter of Gillium and Leontine (Croes) Van Pollaert. On June 3...


  • William Edwin "Hutch" Hutchinson Obituary Photo
    William Edwin "Hutch" Hutchinson, 87 McHenry, Illinois

    December 8, 1929 - August 6, 2017

    William Edwin "Hutch" Hutchinson of McHenry, Illinois passed away on Sunday August 6, 2017, in his home surrounded by his children. He was born on Dec 8, 1929, to Margaret and James Hutchinson in Chicago, IL. He...


  • Jordan James Johnson Obituary Photo
    Jordan James Johnson, 14 McHenry, Illinois

    July 2, 2003 - August 5, 2017

    Jordan James Johnson, age 14, died on August 5, 2017, at home surrounded by his family. Jordan was born on July 2, 2003, to parents Jim and Noelle Johnson. His body was frail, but he possessed a fighting spirit and...


  • Bradley "Brad" Linnane Obituary Photo
    Bradley "Brad" Linnane, 35 Woodstock, Illinois

    February 12, 1982 - August 4, 2017

    Bradley "Brad" Linnane, age 35, of Woodstock, passed away Friday, August 4, 2017. Brad was born February 12, 1982, to Vincent and Grace (Palis) Linnane. In August 2016, he proposed to his fiancée and love of his life...


  • Dolores nee Mercure Sokolowski-Freund Obituary Photo
    Dolores nee Mercure Sokolowski-Freund, 80 McHenry, Illinois

    February 2, 1937 - August 2, 2017

    Dolores Sokolowski-Freund, 80, of McHenry, died Wednesday August 2, 2017, along with her husband Paul Freund, 85, after being involved in an automobile accident in Cadott, Wisconsin. She was born on February 2, 1937,...


  • Paul M. Freund Obituary Photo
    Paul M. Freund, 85 McHenry, Illinois

    October 31, 1931 - August 2, 2017

    Paul Martin Freund, 85, of McHenry died Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017, along with his wife Dolores in an automobile accident in Chippewa County WI. Paul was born in McHenry on October 31, 1931 to Herbert and Hilda Freund....


  • Dolores Shalosky Obituary Photo
    Dolores Shalosky Oregon

    August 1, 2017

    Dolores Shalosky, age 93, of Roselle, IL, passed away on August 1, 2017, at Countryside Village in Oregon. She was born in Chicago, the daughter of Maurice and Edna (Dwyer) Foley. She married Kenneth Anthony Shalosky in...