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RICHARD A. NAPIER

Richard “Bud” A. Napier

RICHARD A. NAPIER
Born: June 17, 1926
Died: May 14, 2016
Memorial Visitation: Wednesday, May 18, 2016
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Mass: Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 10:00 am
St. Marcelline Church, 820 S. Springingsguth Road, Schaumburg
Interment: Private



Richard “Bud” A. Napier, a resident of Schaumburg for 53 years and formerly of Chicago, passed away peacefully on May 14, 2016 with his daughter and son-in-law by his side. He is preceded into eternal life by his loving wife of 55 years Marinell (nee Barnett) in 2005, his great-granddaughter Lily in 2016, his parents George and Lulubell and 11 brothers and sisters. He is survived by his daughter Donna Schorn, son-in-law Michael, 3 grandsons and their families.

Bud was born in Chicago and served in the military for over 20 years in both the Navy during WWII and the Army during the Korean Conflict, earning purple hearts during his time in the service of his country. Bud and his family moved to Schaumburg in 1963 where he worked at the Marathon Gas Station in Schaumburg and later for the Village of Schaumburg. He was an active member of St. Marcelline Church and VFW Post 2202. He will always be remembered as a loving family man and a man who bravely served his country.

In lieu of flowers memorials to the Fisher House Foundation, providing free/low cost housing to veterans and their families.

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.

WILLIAM L. MARTIN

William L. Martin

WILLIAM L. MARTIN
Visitation: Friday, May 13, 2016
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Interment: Private
Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elmwood, IL

William L. Martin (Bill), 73, passed away on May 10, 2016, after a courageous battle with cancer.

Bill was the husband of Phyllis (nee Loch); brother-in-law of Bernadette (the late Henry) Dobosiewicz and Jerry E. (late Rose Marie) Loch; fond uncle of Jerry M. (Tammy) Loch and Christine Loch; dear great uncle to Jessica and Nicole Loch; beloved cousin of Kathy Kampenga.

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.

PATTY J. GARRETSON

Patty J. Garretson

PATTY J. GARRETSON
Born: March 30, 1944
Died: May 8, 2016
Celebration of Life Service: Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Evangel Church, 5700 Bartels Rd, Hanover Park, IL
Interment: Lakewood Memorial Park Cemetery, Elgin, IL





Patty J. Garretson (nee Milam), 72, a resident of Schaumburg was born on March 30, 1944 in Princeton, WV to the late William and the late Lessie (nee Ramey) and passed away peacefully May 8, 2016 in Streamwood.

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.

CLIFFORD P. SOBASKI

Clifford P. Sobaski

CLIFFORD P. SOBASKI
Visitation: Sunday, May 8, 2016
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service:Monday, May 9, 2016
10:15 am at Michaels
Funeral Mass: Begins at 11:00 am
St. Hubert Catholic Church, 729 Grand Canyon Street, Hoffman Estates
Interment: Private

Clifford P. “Kip” Sobaski, 64, a resident of Elk Grove Village and formerly of Montclare, was the beloved husband of Mary nee Janusz. Devoted father of Melissa (Paul) Shippy, Julia Sobaski, Kari Sobaski, and Meredith (Dan) Hassenplug. Proud grandfather of Cailyn and Bennett. Loving son of the late Leonard and Genevieve “Jayne” nee Mateja. Dearest brother of Jennifer “Jan” (Glen) Forby, the late Leonard, Craig and Keith Sobaski. Dear brother-in-law of the late Gail (Ken) Alvord. Kind uncle of Heather (Ty) Curtin, Scott, Jason and Megan Forby, Sarah and Joey Sobaski, cousin of Kenneth Nickele and brother-in-law of of Kristine Sobaski. Kip was a retired Cook County Electrician and member of I.B.E.W. Local 134.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Shriners Hospitals for Children Chicago, 2211 N Oak Park Ave., Chicago, IL. 60707.

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.

SRIDHAR MUKKASA

Sridhar Mukkasa

SRIDHAR MUKKASA
Born: December 1, 1974
Died: May 1, 2016
Services: held privately for the family in India







Sridhar Mukkasa, 41, a resident of Schaumburg was born on December 1, 1974 in India to Sathyanarayana Murthy and Vijayalakshmi Bola and passed away suddenly on May 1, 2016 at his home in Schaumburg.

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.

EVELYN V. KLINE

Evelyn V. Kline

EVELYN V. KLINE
Born: November 19, 1922
Died: February 21, 2016









Evelyn V. Kline, 93, of Schaumburg, IL was born on November 19, 1922 and passed away peacefully on February 21, 2016 at Alexian Brothers Hospice, Elk Grove Village, IL.

She was the loving wife of John F. Kline who died April 5, 2007. Born in Shenandoah, PA on November 19, 1922, she was the daughter of the late William J. and Lottie (Bogden) Astromsky. She married husband, John, on Valentine’s Day, 1942 and they moved to the Philadelphia area where she worked as a bank teller in Hatboro and a notions buyer for Strawbridge and Clothier in Jenkintown. In 1956, she and husband John moved to the Chicago area where she worked at Wieboldt’s. In Hanover Park, IL, where she spent over 43 years and learned to drive she spent many years as a lunchroom mother at a local grammar school.

She loved her Catholic faith and cherished her membership at St. Peter Damian RC Church where husband John was an usher and they worked together helping with pancake breakfasts and other church related activities. Her favorite time of year was Halloween where she looked forward to hand making special molded candy treats for the children. Some children who attended her lunchroom who thought her candy treats were so special that many years later brought their children back for the candy.

Evelyn is survived by her daughter, Evelyn M. Koons, of Schaumburg, IL, brother Robert W. (Adelaide) Austra, of E. Stroudsburg, PA and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a brother William and a sister Regina “Jean” (Edward) Madl, of Northlake, IL and son-in-law, James E. Koons.

Private cremation has been entrusted to Michaels Funeral Home & Cremation Care, Schaumburg, IL. Burial will be at the National Cemetery in Phoenix, AZ at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Peter Damian, 109 S. Crest Ave., Bartlett, IL 60103.

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

LORRAINE A. FLEISNER

Lorraine A. Fleisner

LORRAINE A. FLEISNER
Born: November 21, 1928
Died: April 21, 2016
Visitation: Tuesday, April 26, 2016
3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Prayers begin at 9:15 am at Michaels
Funeral Mass begins at 10:30 am
St. Peter the Apostle Church, 524 N Rush Street, Itasca
Interment: Private

Lorraine A. Fleisner (nee Gogola), 87, a resident of Itasca for 21 years was born on November 21, 1928, in Chicago, to the late Michael and the late Julia (nee Przewoznik) Gogola. Lorraine passed away peacefully on April 21, 2016, in Elk Grove Village.

Lorraine was a proud member of Itasca Senior Citizens Organization. She also enjoyed gardening, reading, taking her daily walks, cooking and trying new recipes.

She was the adoring wife of 42 years to the late Chuck; loving mother of Linda Rappa, Gregory, Jim and Rob (Jamie); proud grandmother of Joe, Jayson Fleisner and Carl, Eric Rappa; fond sister in law of Don (the late Angie; beloved sister of the late Matt (the late Alice) and Estelle Gogola; cherished aunt and dear friend to many.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Lorraine’s name may be made to March of Dimes Foundation.

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.

LAVERNE M. SERENO

LaVerne “Loll” M. Sereno

LAVERNE M. SERENO
Born: May 24, 1927
Died: April 19, 2016
Visitation: Thursday, April 21, 2016
3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Friday, April 22, 2016
Prayers begin at 9:15 am at Michaels
Funeral Mass begins at 10:00 am
St. Marcelline Church, 820 S. Springingsguth Road, Schaumburg

LaVerne “Loll” M. Sereno, (nee Sawliss), 88, a resident of Schaumburg for 54 years and formerly of Chicago was born on May 24, 1927 in Chicago to the late Wilbur and the late Catherine (nee McClearin), and passed away peacefully on April 19, 2016 in Schaumburg. She loved all kinds of music.

LaVerne was the loving mother of Catherine (Wayne) Blasen, John (Jenny) and Michael; fond “Nani” of Richard Blasen, Kari-Ann (Brandon) Ryan, Johnny and Jason (Courtney); proud “Nenena” of Carson Ryan and Payton and Parker; dear sister of the late William (the late Marie) Sawliss and the late Robert (Gloria) Sawliss; beloved aunt, great aunt and friend to many.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in LaVerne’s name to Kari-Ann’s Alzheimer’s Association Walk Page.

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.

PEGGY J. LONG

Peggy J. Long

PEGGY J. LONG
Born: March 11, 1931
Died: April 18, 2016
Visitation: Thursday, April 28, 2016
10:30 am
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Celebration of Life Service: Begins at 11:30 am

Peggy J. Long (nee Welch), 85, a resident of Schaumburg since 1967 and formerly of Chicago, was born on March 11, 1931, in Madisonville, KY, to the late Elmer and the late Reba (nee Nichols). Peggy passed away peacefully on April 18, 2016, in Sycamore. Peggy loved all animals and was a foster parent for many dogs and cats for Almost Home Foundation, Strays and Save-A-Pet.

She was the adoring wife of 65 years to the late Karl, loving mother of Ronald and Linda (Craig) Gaska; fond grandma of Jonathan (Joy) Gaska, Bret Gaska and Julie (Scott) Jackson; proud great grandma of Eden Gaska, Paul Jackson, Brennan Gaska, Paxon Gaska and Oliver Jackson; dear sister of the late Richard Welch; beloved aunt and dear friend to many.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Peggy’s name may be made to Almost Home Foundation, 1800 W Irving Park Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60193 or www.almosthomefoundation.org

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.

SANDRA ANN MARTIN

Sandra Ann Martin

SANDRA ANN MARTIN
Born: July 28, 1925
Died: May 21, 2016
Services: held privately for the family







Sandra Ann Martin (nee Willard), 70, a resident of Schaumburg, was born on October 5, 1945 in New Jersey to Francis and Helen (nee Santiago) and passed away on April 18, 2016 in Elk Grove Village.

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.

ELIZABETH BARBARA LABOWICZ

Elizabeth Barbara Labowicz

ELIZABETH BARBARA LABOWICZ
Born: November 18, 1988
Died: April 16, 2016
Funeral Service: Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at 11:00 am
St. Julian Eymard Catholic Church, 601 Biesterfield Rd, Elk Grove Village
Interment: St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine, IL


Elizabeth Barbara Labowicz was born on November 18, 1988 and passed away on April 16, 2016 in Roselle, Illinois.

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.

GREGORY P. KRYSIAK

Gregory P. Krysiak

GREGORY P. KRYSIAK
Born: May 5, 1951
Died: April 15, 2016
Funeral Service: To be announced






Gregory P. Krysiak was born on May 5, 1951 and passed away in Arlington Heights on April 15, 2016.

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