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PAUL J. WAGNER

Paul J. Wagner

PAUL J. WAGNER
Born: December 21, 1964
Died: May 15, 2019
Memorial Visitation: Sunday, May 19, 2019
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg





Paul J. Wagner, 54, a resident of Schaumburg was born on December 21, 1964 in Skokie to Charles and Diana (nee Dreksler), and passed away on May 15, 2019 in Schaumburg.

Paul was the loving father of Jordan and Lauren; adoring brother of Edward and John; beloved uncle of Alexia Wagner and Breyden Shell; dear friend to many especially Danielle Wagner. He will be missed by all those whose lives he touched.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

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ROBERT J. GJERTVIK

Robert J. Gjertvik

ROBERT J. GJERTVIK
Born: September 3, 1943
Died: May 14, 2019
Visitation: Thursday, May 16, 2019
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Celebration of Life Service: Begins at 7:30 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Friday, May 17, 2019
Prayers begin at 9:00 am at Michaels
Interment and Committal Service: Immediately following at Fairview Memorial Park Cemetery, Northlake, IL

Robert J. Gjertvik, 75, a resident of Hanover Park since 1972 and formerly of Chicago was born on September 3, 1943 in Chicago to Arthur and Josephine (nee Olsen) he passed away peacefully May 14, 2019 in Bartlett. Bob was a proud US Army Veteran serving as a Private 1st Class stationed in Saigon during the Vietnam War. He was an avid golfer and bowler.

He was the adoring husband of 52 years to Christina (nee Tamburrino); loving father of Carolyn (Christopher) Cesarz and Janet (Mark) Werner; fond grandfather of Andrew, Ryan and Joshua Cesarz and Juliana and Nathan Werner; dear friend, he will be missed by all those whose lives he touched.

Memorials in Bob’s name to the Alzheimer’s Association and click “Donate”.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

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HENRY P. SWIATEK

Henry P. Swiatek

HENRY P. SWIATEK
Died: May 4, 2019
Visitation: Thursday, May 9, 2019
3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Funeral Service: Friday, May 10, 2019
Prayers begin at 9:15 am
Mass begins at 10:00 am
St. Hubert Catholic Church, 729 Grand Canyon Street, Hoffman Estates
Interment: St. Adalbert Cemetery, Niles, IL

Henry P. Swiatek, 97, of Schaumburg passed away peacefully May 4, 2019, at home with his loving family by his side. Henry was a proud WWII Army Veteran and Purple Heart recipient. Adoring husband of 70 years to Dorothy (nee Jeczala); loving father of Dennis (Joyce) and Sandra (William) Norman; fond grandfather of Jeffrey (Jandaira) Norman and Michael D. (Lauren) Norman; proud great grandfather of Michael H. Norman; dear brother of the late Harry and the late Marian Stevens; beloved uncle to many nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Henry’s name to the Mercy Home for Boys and Girls and click “Donate”.

 

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

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ROBERT JOHN BASQUIN

Robert John Basquin

ROBERT JOHN BASQUIN
Born: October 10, 1938
Died: May 2, 2019
Visitation: Friday, May 10, 2019
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg




Robert John Basquin, a long time resident of Schaumburg, was born on October 10, 1938 to Gerald and Viola (nee Kruse) and passed away on May 2, 2019 in Elk Grove Village.

Robert was married to his loving wife of 39 years, the late Angelika Basquin. Robert has three children, Andrea Basquin, the late Candace (Ted) Wierbowski, and Noel Basquin. Robert has three loving granddaughters, Brittany (Joe) Klem, Ashley (Kevin) Moran, and Alicia Wierbowski.

Robert spent his life working for the Army Corps of Engineers and the Chicago Park District. He was a proud United States Army Veteran. He enjoyed fishing, and watching the Chicago Cubs and Chicago Bears play.

Robert is preceded in his death by his parents, his wife Angelika, his brother David Basquin, daughter Candace, and infant granddaughter Sofie Wierbowski.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

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JANINA GAMBAL

Janina Gambal

JANINA GAMBAL
Born: May 12, 1927
Died: May 3, 2019
Visitation: Wednesday, May 8, 2019
9:45 am at St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral located at 835 North Oakley Blvd, Chicago, IL 60622
Mass: Begins at 10:30 am
Burial: Immediately following at St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine, IL



Mrs. Janina Gambal, age 92, peacefully passed away Friday morning, May 3, 2019, at her home in Elk Grove Village, Illinois. She was born on May 12, 1927 in Losie, Poland. She spent her life in Losie growing up and later raising her three children in Karpacz, Poland. She immigrated to the United States in 1981 where she remained until her passing.

Janina was the wife of the late Jan Gambal. Devoted mother to Ann Byskosh (Steve Byskosh), Danuta Gambal, and the late Jerzy Gambal (Jolanta Gambal). She was a proud and very dedicated grandmother to Joanna Shostachuk, Peter Byskosh, Paul Gambal, and Anna Gambal. She was also a wonderful great-grandmother to Sofia Shostachuk, Andrew Shostachuk, Aiden Gambal, Ellie Gambal, Skyler McRae, and Lily McRae.

Janina was a loving, genuine, and hard-working woman, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was known for her kind nature, love of family, dedication to God, support of her Ukrainian and American roots, passion for Wheel of Fortune, and her amazing cooking. She always welcomed visitors and had plenty of tasty food to share.
Janina, her wisdom, patience, and unconditional love, will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

“For everything, there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven; a time to be born, and a time to die, a time to plant, and a time to pluck what is wanted.” It was Janina’s time. Knowing her, she would want us to remember that people are plucked from this earth, new seeds are planted, and new flowers are forever blossoming.”

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

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CARLOS ROBERT MENDEZ

Carlos Robert Mendez

CARLOS ROBERT MENDEZ
Born: June 9, 1924
Died: April 20, 2019
Visitation: Friday, April 26, 2019
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Saturday, April 27, 2019
Prayers begin at 11:30 am at Michaels
Mass begins at 12:15 pm at St. Matthew Catholic Church, 1001 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg
Burial: St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine, IL

Carlos Robert Mendez was born on June 9, 1924 and passed away in Schaumburg, IL on April 20, 2019.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

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LONNIE P. VAN CUYK

Lonnie P. Van Cuyk

LONNIE P. VAN CUYK
Born: May 26, 1947
Died: April 17, 2019
Funeral Service: Friday, April 26, 2019
10:00 am
St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine, IL





Lonnie P. Van Cuyk, 71, a resident of Schaumburg was born on May 26, 1947 in Canada, he passed away peacefully April 17, 2019 in Hoffman Estates. Lonnie had a 4th degree black belt in Taekwondo.

He was the adoring husband of 43 years to the late Linda (nee McGarry); loving father of Beth Stoddard, John (Sara) and Matthew (Elisabeth); proud grandfather of Jack and Ryan; beloved brother of John; cherished son of the late John and the late Josephine (nee Vanderhoeven); best friend of William Sarley; fond uncle and friend to many. He will be missed by all those whose lives he touched.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

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RAYMOND J. KENNEDY

Raymond “Ray” J. Kennedy

RAYMOND J. KENNEDY
Born: December 25, 1924
Died: April 15, 2019
Funeral Service: Friday, April 19, 2019
12:00 pm
Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL



Raymond “Ray” J. Kennedy, 94, a resident of Schaumburg for 5 years and formerly of River Grove for 44 years, was born on December 25, 1924 in Chicago to the late Patrick and the late Stella (nee Bernoudy), and passed away peacefully on April 15, 2019 in Schaumburg. Ray was a proud US Navy Veteran and Carpenter of Union #181. He loved golf, fishing and music.

Ray was the adoring husband of 73 years of Vera (nee Joseph); loving father of Susan Mestjian and Nancy Puchner; proud grandfather of Elizabeth Sheehan-Webster, Deirdre Sheehan-Franklin, Abby and Michael Puchner; beloved great-grandfather of Liam, Beatrice, Harrison and Eloise Franklin and Alexander Webster; dear friend to many. He will be missed by all those whose lives he touched.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

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DANA LA MONTE

Dana La Monte

DANA LA MONTE
Visitation: Sunday, April 14, 2019
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm (service starting at 7:30 pm)
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Monday, April 15, 2019
Prayers begin at 10:00 am at Michaels proceeding to
Interment: All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines, IL

 

Dana La Monte, 92, was a resident of Elk Grove Village. She was lovingly known as “Big G”, her lifelong interests include cooking, playing bingo and cards, and being surrounded by loved ones.

Dana was the loving wife of the late Ciro; beloved mother of Susan (Bruce) Meyer and Barbara; proud grandmother of Michael (Jennifer), Matthew (Julia) and Steven; cherished great-grandmother of Cohen, Samantha, Jonas and Maxine; dear friend to many. Dana is preceded in death by her parents and sisters. She will be missed by all those whose lives she touched.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Dana’s name can be made to Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation and click “Donate.”

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

JEFFREY J. GIEREK

Jeffrey J. Gierek

JEFFREY J. GIEREK
Born: March 31, 1967
Died: April 8, 2019
Visitation: Thursday, April 11, 2019
3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Friday, April 12, 2019
Prayers begin at 9:15 am at Michaels
Mass begins at 10:00 am at
St. Matthew Catholic Church, 1001 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg
Interment: All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines, IL

 

Jeffrey J. Gierek, 52, a resident of Schaumburg for 24 years and formerly of Chicago was born on March 31, 1967 in Chicago to Jim, Sr. and Florence (nee Soreng), and passed away suddenly on April 8, 2019 at his home in Schaumburg. Jeffrey was a proud employee of the Illinois Tollway Authority and enjoyed playing softball and hockey.

Jeffrey was the loving brother of James, Jr. (Julie), Joel (Barbara) and Jamie (Edward) Stelmachowski; fond uncle of John, Kevin, his godson Michael and Lindsey; dear nephew, cousin and friend to many. He will be missed by all those whose lives he touched.

In lieu of flowers memorials in Jeffrey’s name to Shriner’s Hospital for Children donate or St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital,  and click “Donate Now”.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

JAMES M. CASSINELLI

James M. Cassinelli

JAMES M. CASSINELLI
Born: December 26, 1924
Died: April 3, 2019
Visitation: Monday, April 8, 2019
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Mass: Immediately following visitation & prayers
St. Matthew Catholic Church, 1001 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg
Interment: Private

James M. Cassinelli, 94, a resident of Schaumburg for 42 years and formerly of Des Plaines was born on December 26, 1924 in Chicago to the late James and the late Helen (nee Peters) and passed away on April 3, 2019 in Schaumburg. James was a World War II United States Navy Veteran and proudly served on USS Edgar G. Chase DE-16. James enjoyed spending time with his family, cars, going to garage sales and IHOP.

James was the adoring husband of 71 years of Ursula (nee Wolter); loving father of James (Janine) and Robert (Barbara); proud grandfather of Chad and Benjamin; dear friend to many. He will be missed by all those whose lives he touched.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

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MARY ANNE F. BRUNO

Mary Anne F. Brunon

MARY ANNE F. BRUNO
Born: April 18, 1936
Died: March 30, 2019
Visitation: Thursday, April 4, 2019
3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Mass: Friday, April 5, 2019
Prayers begin at 9:15 am at Michaels Funeral Home
Mass begins at 10:00 am at St. Matthew Catholic Church, 1001 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg
Interment: Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside, IL

Mary Anne F. Bruno (nee Donatello), 82, a resident of Schaumburg was born on April 18, 1936 in Chicago to the late Frank and the late Mary (nee Lamantia) and passed away peacefully on March 30, 2019 in Schaumburg. Adoring wife of the late Pete Sr.; loving mother of Peter Jr. (Patricia); proud grandmother of Peter III and Michael; beloved sister of the late Jeanette Crissie and the late Frank Donatello Jr.; dear friend to many. She will be missed by all whose lives she touched.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

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