EDWARD W. HAAKER
Born: July 5, 1925
Died: September 28,2018
Visitation: Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Celebration of Life Service: Begins at 12:00 pm
Interment Mt. Emblem Cemetery, Elmhurst, IL
Edward W. Haaker (aka “Fan Man”), 93, a resident of Arlington Heights and formerly of Roselle was born on July 5, 1925 in Chicago to the late Lester and the late Lillian (nee Tess), and passed away peacefully on September 28, 2018 in Elk Grove Village.
Edward was an electrician who loved working at Oscar Mayer and was an avid fisherman.
Adoring husband of 42 years to the late Jean (nee Duddles); loving father of Ron (Kathleen) and Lori (Thomas) Pendzimaz; fond grandfather of Sheila (Steve) Whiteside, Meghan (Chuck) Grotendick, Ronald (Rosie), Patrick (Renae) Batsch-Haaker, Maureen (Edward) Packard, Jeff (Kristine) Pendzimaz, Lisa (Mike) Cimmarusti and Kimmy Pendzimaz; proud great grandfather of Kelsye and Brayden Pendzimaz, Eleanor and Isaac Cimmarusti, Andrew and Siobhan Whiteside and Molly, Mary, Mia and Anne; beloved brother of 3 preceded in death by Charles, Lester and Harlan; fond brother-in-law to Ralph (Lorraine) Duddles; loving uncle and dear friend to many. He will be missed by all those whose lives he touched.
In lieu of flowers, consider a memorial in Edward’s name to AMITA Health Hospice Residence and designate “Alexian Brothers Hospice”.
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