Juanita V. "Jackie" Connell, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on March 20, 2011; retired owner and co-founder of the Northlake Funeral Home, beloved wife of the late John A. Connell, loving mother of Judith A., Jacqueline and the late John M. Connell; cherished grandmother of Phillip John (Ela) Geske and Kelly Connell, devoted daughter of the late John and Veronica Zenker; fond sister of the late William and the late Robert (Linda) Zenker, aunt of many nieces and nephews, wonderful friend to many. Mrs. Connell was a proud and active member of Northlake Chamber of Commerce, Kiwanis Club, Woman's Club, St. John Vianney Ladies Guild, Howard H. Rhode Post #888 Ladies Auxiliary, Knights of Colombus Ladies Auxiliary.
Visitation: Wednesday, March 23, 2011 from 3 pm to 9 pm
Irene Mary Radke, 90, beloved wife of the late Walter George Radke, loving mother of Michael and Therese Radke, cherished grandmother of Wheat Elizabeth Radke Smalley, survived by her sister Rose Gajewski, preceded in death by her brothers, Stanley, Walter, Frederick, Theodore and John Lechowicz, devoted parishioner of St. Charles Borromeo Church.
Visitation: Saturday, from 9am to10 am
at the Villa Scalabrini, 480 N Wolf Rd, Northlake, IL
Ruth Claire Wiese, Beloved wife of the late Hubert A. Wiese. Loving mother of Thomas A. Wiese SSS, Timothy J. (Jacqulyn) Wiese, James S. (Susan) Wiese, Joanne Ganoung and Donald G. (Janice) Wiese. Cherished grandmother of Trisha (James) Musial, Clinton (Lena) Wiese, Lisa (Jeffrey) Williams, Eric (Eve) Wiese, Jason (San San) Wiese, Daniel Ganoung, Kristin (Luciano) Wiese-Fochesatto, Kelly Wiese, Timothy Wiese, Matthew Wiese, Kurt Ganoung, Elizabeth Wiese and Steven Wiese USAF.
Proud great grandmother of Jacob Ganoung, Arin Terry, Isaiah Williams, Hannah Wiese, Clara Wiese, Mila Wiese, Brooklyn Williams, Ryan Ganoung and the late Samantha and Brock Williams.
Fond sister of Benjamin F. O'Connor USMC and the late Cecelia (John) Ryan, Rita O'Connor and Eileen (George) Rosenbarger.
Aunt, great aunt of dear friend to many. Long time parishoner of St. Charles Borromeo Church in Melrose Park.
Richard Regula, beloved husband of Rosemarie (nee Pietrie); Loving father of Richard Jr., Ruth (Rob) Spoerl, Renee, Ronald and Raymond, proud grandfather of Michael (Daria), Chris and Adam Regula, cherished great grandfather of Natalia & Kalina Regula, fond brother of the late William, the late Eleanor, the late Lorraine, the late Florence and Marion,; fond brother-in-law of many, uncle, great uncle, great-great uncle to many.
Visitation: Friday, November 1, 2013 from 3:30 pm to 8 pm
Saturday, November 2, 2013 from 9:30 am to 11 am
Funeral Service: Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 11 am
Betty J. Courtney, beloved mother of Susan (Bruce) Lussow, Colleen (Steve) Cerkoney and the late Richard (Jackie) Courtney, loving grandmother of Stacy, Katie, Leslie, Michael, Nicholas, Kevin and Christine, cherished great grandmother of Colin, Serenity and Michael, aunt of many nieces and nephews, dear sister of Dolores Harrison.
Carl Onie Dodd Jr., passed away surrounded by his loving family, beloved husband of Bonnie Dodd, loving father of Lorene (Glen) Nath, Carlene (the late Brian) Farler, Barbara Dodd, Cassandra Dodd, Carl Onie Dodd III, Robert Klueg, Cheryl (Isaiah) Huffman and Kimberly (John) Morgan, cherished grandfather & great grandfather to many, brother of Nancy (Lester) James, Eloise (Jim) Woodruff , James (Mary) Dodd the late Leon Dodd and the late Tommy Dodd, proud business owner of Dodd Iron Works, faithful lover of Jesus Christ.
Margaret Mikos, 82,at rest January 14 ,2014. Beloved wife of Eugene. Preceded in death by her parents Mary and Leonard Wentland . Survived by her 10 children Mary Ann Thede , Mary C .Cotey , Tom Lawdensky , Paul Lawdensky , Francis Lawdensky , Joe Lawden , Dave Lawdensky , Ed Lawdensky , Chuck Lawdensky ,Mary Jo Minick. Margaret was the fond step- mother to Eugene’s children and was a very proud grandmother and great grandmother to many.Her passion was music and she played the piano and organ for decades at St.John Vianney Church. Her beautiful music and singing added to the joy and comfort at many weddings and funerals.
Visitation Sunday 4 to 8 pm and Monday 8:30 to 9:30 am
Funeral Monday 9 am
at the Northlake Funeral Home to
St.John Vianney Church - Funeral Mass 10 am.
Interment: Queen of Heaven
In lieu of flowers contributions to St.Joseph’s Indian School
Peter Erhardt, Beloved Husband of Elisabeth.Loving Father of Gary Erhardt , Monica Brody , Peter Erhardt , E. Helen Wawrzyniec , and Fred Erhardt. Cherished Grandfather of Danny , Elizabeth , Susanne , Krista , Peter Jr. ,Erik , Veronica , Kevin , Shannon , and Molly . Proud Great Grandfather of Oliver.Peter was known as The Emergency Glass Man of Northlake ; former president of the Northlake Senior Commission and long time resident of Northlake.
Deborah K. Ginino, beloved wife of Michael Ginino, loving mother of Samantha Ginino, beloved daughter of Robert (the late Joan) Colbert, cherished sister of Jordy (the late Ray) Pennella, Jackie (Brett) Kirchens, Robert (Margie) Colbert, Jennifer (Tim) Barnes, Christopher (Karen) Colbert and Amy (Viliam) Stojka, dear daughter-in-law of Georgianna Ginino, loving aunt & friend of many.
Visitation: Thursday, February 6, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 8 pm
at the Northlake Funeral Home
Funeral: Friday, February 7, 2014 9 am at the Northlake Funeral Home For Funeral Mass at 10 am
John P. Michelini Sr, beloved husband of Dee Michelini, loving father of John (Barbara) Michelini, Ronald (Mary) Michelini and Kevin Michelini, cherished grandfather of many, fond brother of Nora (the late Casey) Kornesczuk, the late Minnie Mocarski, the late Mary Wentland, the late Lena Wincheski, the late Michael and Arthur Michelini, the late Pauline Berman and the late Irene Thomas; preceded in death by spouses, Mildred Dicks and Lillian Skamra; World War II Veteran, Artillery Captain, awarded bronze star medal for bravery.
Ethel Pollitt , age 90, beloved wife of the late William Pollitt. Loving Mother of Lawrence (Robertta ) Leitza , William (Susan)Pollitt , Wayne (Kaz) Pollitt , and Pamela (Jerry) Mylin . Cherished Grandmother of Bob ,Mike ,Brian ,Billy ,Nick , Stefani ,Tommy , Wayne Jr. , Ashley , Adam and the late Jennifer. Proud Great Grandmother of Jacob , Zach , Kaleigh , Lexi , Ayden , Emmie , Alex , Kayden , Kylie , and Alicia. Preceded in death by her Brothers, George (Dorothy) and James Hanauer . Sister-in-law of Diane. Fond Aunt and Friend of many.
Barbara Grace Hudson .On Good Friday Heaven gained a new Angel who loves without limits .Loving Mother “Muma” of Linda (Gary) VanDeveer, Loretta Hudson, Sandy Hudson, Dennis Hudson, Carol (Kevin) Blanchard ,and the late Doris Hudson. Cherished Grandmother of Jeffrey,Shannon, Vanessa, Carrie, Cortlyn, Chelsey, Cassey, Latasha, Cole, Lyndsey, Jonathan, Grace, Sonny, Nina and Stacey . Proud Great Grandmother of 25 .Fond Sister of Fred, Rosie, Cliff, the late Robert, Leste, and Lucille. Aunt of many.
Geraldine E. Salzinger, beloved wife of the late Bernard J. Salzinger, loving mother of Bernard F. (Karen) Salzinger and Ruth Ann Kadlec, cherished grandmother of Tommy (Tami) Salzinger, Stacy (Steve) Ronniger, Christina (John) Kevish, Amanda (Andrew) Jeffrey and Scott (Rosanna Le) Salzinger, proud great grandmother of Tiana, Tyler, Tony, Lila, Caleb, Caden and Logan.
Sandra O. Raczon (nee Murtaugh), loving wife of the late Wayne Raczon, beloved mom of Cindy (Mike) Ortmann and Cheryl (Matt) Dewar, cherished grandma of Madison, Aidan, Robby and Ryan, loving sister of Ronald, Genne Murtaugh and the late Linda McCreedy, dear aunt of many.
Raymond C. Greer III, 48, of Northlake. Born August 13, 1965 in Chicago, Raymond was a 1983 graduate of West Leyden High School, a 1987 graduate of the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, and a member of Alpha Delta Phi fraternity. Mr. Greer was a former school teacher, including work at Leyden High School, Melrose Park School, Mannheim District 83, and St. John Vianney. In later years, he ran a successful handyman business. A longtime community volunteer, Coach Ray spent many years working with the Westdale Baseball Little League association. An avid White Sox fan, Ray enjoyed evenings watching baseball, playing poker, singing karaoke, and discussing current events with friends. He is survived by his mother, Barbara Greer-Lovelace (nee Bakalla), sister, Alyce (Greer) Penry, brother-in-law Daniel Penry, nieces Paige and Natalie Penry, as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins, and dear friends. Preceded in death by his father, Raymond Greer, Jr., and sister, Linda M. Greer.
Visitation Friday 3:00 - 8:00 PM and Saturday 9:00 - 10:30 AM
at Northlake Funeral Home,
A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday
at the Wood Dale VFW, 510 Georgetown Square, Wood Dale.
Memorial contributions may be made to Westdale Baseball Association or to the charity of your choice.
Travis L. Jennings, beloved husband of Lillian Jennings, loving father of Lee Jennings, Shireen Nelson, Terry (Diane) Jennings and Tina (Fred) Brown, cherished grandfather of 13, great grandfather of 13 and a proud great great grandfather of one. Mr. Jennings was a brave World War II Veteran, pasionate gardener and a fisherman.
Visitation: Friday, May 23, 2014 from 10 am to 12 pm
loving father of Ken (Melissa) Bruce, Kathy (Skip) Lykins, Krissy Slawinski and Kimberly (Mike) Gyselinck, cherished grandfather of Emma, Jeremy, Kaylen, Shannon, Lauren and Taylor. Fond brother of Donna Junget, Sue Debiase and the late Bill and Tom Bruce.
Daniel D. Sencion, beloved husband of Lorraine, loving father of David, fond step-father of Karen, Mike and Laura, cherished brother of Dorothy, the late John Sencion Sr. and Stella Lozano, uncle of many.
Proud veteran of the United States Army, Mr. Sencion served during the Korean conflict.
Visitation: Wednesday, June 4, 2014 from 3 pm to 8 pm
Barbara Hilliard, 75, of Northlake; beloved wife of the late Dwain "Red" Hilliard, loving mother of Gary (Sandy) and Connie (Ted) Dewey, cherished grandmother of Shawn, Theresa (Adam) Piovano, Danny and Janette Dewey, dear sister of Duane "Skip" Lovejoy, Judy (the late Paul) Fulks and the late Gene (Sue) Lovejoy, great friend to many.
Joe W. Taylor, beloved son of Joe M. and the late Janet M. Taylor, loving brother of Kathy (Frank) Altobello, Marty (Kathy) Taylor, Debbie (Russ) Miemczewski, the late Mike Taylor, Kristy Fafinski (Tim), Tim Taylor and Rob (Erika) Taylor, cherished uncle of Annette, Janelle, Shaelyn, Zach, Samantha, Stacey (Christopher), Camdyn, Colton, Tommy (Valerie), Grace, Kelsey, Kenny (Alexis), Kiley, Logan, Karissa, T.J., Evan, Anthony, Ricky and Emily.
Sharon Sego, beloved daughter of the late Reverend William and Rose Ruppert, loving sister of Allen (Karen), Robert (Carol), Susan (Doug) and the late Mary. Priud aunt of Kevin, Allyson, Tara, Kelly, Amy, Jennifer, Michael and Kathleen, caring great aunt and friend to many.
Visitation: Friday from 4 pm to 8 pm, Funeral Saturday 9 am, at the Northlake Funeral Home to St. John Vianney Church, Mass at 10 am.
Eugene Mikos (Gene), 87, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on August 14, 2014, preceded in death by his parents Stanley and Agnes Mikos.
Beloved father of Patricia (Judy) Mikos, Paul (George) Mikos, Susan (Mondo) Hinojosa, Anne Marie (Sam) Rita, Joseph (Lynn) Mikos, Peter (Lisa) Mikos and David Mikos, cherished grandfather of 17, and great grandfather of 6.
Loving step father of MaryAnn, Tom, Mary C, Joe, David, Chuck, Paul, Francis, Ed and Mary Jo, dear step grandfather and step great grandfather of many.
He is preceded in death by his first wife, Eleanor Corbett Mikos and wife Margaret Lawdensky Mikos. Eugene was a former City Manager for the City of Northlake, an active parishioner at St. John Vianney Church and a brave WWII veteran. A diehard Blackhawks fan, he was an avid golfer (Hole in One at age 67), He loved puzzles and watching the Food Channel. He had a wonderful sense of humor, and always a delight to be around. Serenaded everyone he met with songs and was always full of jokes to share.
He was loved by many and will truly be missed by all.
Visitation: Sunday, from 5 to 8 pm, Monday from 3 pm to 8 pm at the Northlake Funeral Home,
Funeral Mass: Tuesday 10 am at St. John Vianney Church.
Grace F. Wilson, beloved mother of Peggy (Michael) Snook, Michael (Diane) Wilson and Mark (Lynn) Wilson, loving grandmother of Valerie (Bryan), Tom, David, Julie, Dan, Sean (Shelley) , Tammy (Dave) , Aubrey (Shane), Marc (Stacey), Brittany, cherished great grandmother of Brittany, Jessica , Michael , Bradley , Maison , Briehannah, Randy, Lexy , Jayden, Tyler, Brenden, Reily , Vanessa , Kali , Cameren, Gracelyn and Tristen, great great grandmother of Hailey.
Visitation: Thursday August 21, 2014 from 3:30 pm to 8 pm
Marlyn Mae Rogosienski, “Ma Rogo”, passed away peacefully on August 18, 2014 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Cherished mother of Robert (Debbie) Woods, Laura English, Nicholas (Gina) Rogosienski and Angela Rogosienski. Loving grandmother of Francis, Nina, Tony, David,Kyle, Philip, Natalie, Christie, Kurt, Alise, Alexander and Alaina, great grandmother of Dylan, Cora, Eliza, Charlee and Audrey, fond aunt of Tony and Steve, and lifelong friend to many. “Ma Rogo” was a passionate dancer, music lover, and faithful church choir member. Also known as the “Hat Lady,” she was never seen without a hat which perfectly matched her outfit and jewelry. Her family, friends and faith meant the world to her. She truly loved all animals and even wild squirrels would eat from her hand. Her pasta and baked goods were legendary and she always made enough to feed an army. Marlyn’s joy-filled presence and loving heart will be truly missed by many.
Please join us as we celebrate her life this
Saturday August 23, 2014. Visitation from Noon to 5 pm,
Claudia Jean Lake, Brandt, Portugall, 66, of Evanston, Illinois; beloved wife of John R. Portugall, dear sister of Jeffrey Lake and cousin of Margeret Poole; passed away on Auguist 28th after a long illness. Claudia was vibrant, energetic teacher in the Village of Winnetka, and a docent at the Lincoln Park Zoo. She also held the position of Chairman in the 20th Century Rail Road Club. She also used her talents in an Evanston theatrical group both on and off stage. She earned a teaching degree from National Louis University, and a masters degree in psychology from Northwestern University. Visitation will be on September 4th from 9:00 to 10:00 am, followd by 10:00 am celebratory mass at St. John Vianney Church.
Please make donations to the Lincoln Park Zoo in Claudia's Name.