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FERNANDO “FERNAN” C. PAEZ

Fernando “Fernan” C. Paez

FERNANDO “FERNAN” C. PAEZ
Born: September 15, 1945
Died: April 12, 2014
Visitation:
Thursday, April 17, 2014 from 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service:
Friday, April 18, 2014 at 10:00 am
Interment:
To be held at a later date in the Philippines.

Fernando “Fernan” C. Paez, 68, a resident of Hanover Park since 2003 and formerly of Downers Grove and Bolingbrook, was born on September 15, 1945 in Tuburan, Philippines to the late Patricio and the late Remedios (nee Condevillamar), and passed away peacefully on April 12, 2014 in Elk Grove Village.

Fernan was a quiet man, but loved Karaoke. He was the adoring husband of 28 years to the late Arlinda (nee Pladero); loving father of Grace (Santos Batista) and Lyndon; dear grandfather of Amanda, Xavier and Olivia Batista; fond brother, uncle and dear friend to many, he will be missed by all those whose lives he touched, including his best feline friend “Oreo”.

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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EUGENE “GENE” V. GRASSO

Eugene “Gene” V. Grasso

EUGENE “GENE” V. GRASSO
Born: December 9, 1920
Died: April 11, 2014
Visitation:
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service:
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Prayers begin at 10:00 am
Interment:
St. Michaels the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine, IL

Eugene “Gene” V. Grasso, 93, of Elk Grove for 20 years and formerly of Roselle for 42 years,  was born on December 9, 1920 in Chicago and passed away peacefully on April 11, 2014 in Wisconsin with his loving daughter by his side.

Gene was proud to have served in the US Army as a radio operator during the Korean Conflict and was an active member in the Moose Legion, VFW, the American Legion NW Dupage Post 184, Roselle and was a past governor in the Moose Lodge in Elgin. He was always tinkering away on electrical projects and enjoyed golfing. He was a member of both St. Matthew and St. Walter Churches.

Gene was the adoring husband of the late Kathryn (nee Bleiler); loving father of Barbara Washington, Patricia (Frank “Butch”) Moore, Diane (Craig) Ladd, Phyllis (James) Simandl, Jeffrey (Kathryn) and Timothy; dear grandfather of 11; proud great grandfather of 8; he was preceded in death by his brother George, granddaughter Anastasia Ladd and dear friend Dorothy Ward-Grasso; he will be missed by all those whose lives he touched and will be joining his feline friend “Velvet”.

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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ELIZABETH “TUDDY” J. PIONTEK

Elizabeth “Tuddy” J. Piontek

ELIZABETH “TUDDY” J. PIONTEK
Born: July 21, 1930
Died: April 10, 2014
Visitation:
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 from 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Lying-in-State Visitation:
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 10:00 am
Funeral Service:
Begins at 11:00 am
St. Peter Lutheran Church, 202 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg
Interment:
To be held at a later date at St. Peter Lutheran Cemetery, Schaumburg

A Resident of Schaumburg for 60 years, Elizabeth “Tuddy” J. Piontek (nee Pape), 83, was born born on July 21, 1930 in Chicago to the late Walter and the late Elizabeth (nee Hishke), and passed away peacefully on April 10, 2014 in Barrington with her loving daughter by her side.

Tuddy was the adoring wife of the late John R.; loving mother of Amy Berta and the late John R.; fond grandmother of Caroline, Robin, Holly, Andrew and Jackie; dear sister of Walter (Anne) Pape; dear aunt and friend to many, she will be missed by all those whose lives she touched. She will be reuniting with her “best friend” “Nellie”.

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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JOACHIM “JOE” L. SALDANHA

Joachim L. Saldanha

JOACHIM “JOE” L. SALDANHA
Born: February 27, 1939
Died: April 3, 2014
Visitation:
Friday, April 11, 2014 from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service:
Saturday, April 12, 2014
Prayers begin at 10:15 am
Mass of Christian Burial:
Begins at 11:00 am
St. Hubert Catholic Church, 729 Grand Canyon Street, Hoffman Estates
Interment:
St. Michaels the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine, IL

Joachim “Joe” L. Saldanha was born on February 27, 1939 in Valencia Mangalore, India to the late Abundius F. and the late Mary R. (nee Barboza,) and passed away peacefully on April 3, 2014 in Elk Grove Village with his loving family by his side. Joe was a fun loving person; he was always smiling and loved dancing. He was proud to have served in the Indian Navy for 15 years. Appointed as Chief Engineer of the aircraft carrier Vikrant, he was one of two people selected by the government of India to escort the vessel upon its construction from the shipyards in Scotland to India.

Joe was the adoring husband of 39 years to Lizzie (nee D’Souza); loving father of Jason (Robin) and Steven; fond grandfather of Jacob; dear brother of the late John (Terry), Jane (the late Ryan) D’Souza, Genevieve (the late Albert) Mathias, John (Pam), James (Rita), Marian (Fammie); dear uncle and friend to many. He will be missed by all those whose lives he touched.

In lieu of flowers, memorials made to the family would be sincerely appreciated.

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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AARON E. HIGGINBOTHAM

Aaron E. Higginbotham

AARON E. HIGGINBOTHAM
Born: August 17, 1933
Died: March 27, 2014
Visitation:
Sunday, March 30, 2014 from 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Celebration of Life Service:
Monday, March 31, 2014 at 10:00 am
Interment:
Immediately following service at Memorial Gardens Cemetery,  Arlington Heights, IL

 

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