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VIRGINIA M. GIES

Virginia M. Gies

VIRGINIA M. GIES
Born: February 12, 1924
Died: July 30, 2015









Virginia M. Gies (nee Kazmierski), a resident of Friendship Village, Schaumburg was born on February 12, 1924 in Chicago to the late Anthony and the late Frances (nee Zdrojewska), and passed away peacefully on July 30, 2015 in Schaumburg.

Family and friends will gather for a memorial service privately at a later date.

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

PATRICIA J. MAXWELL

Patricia “Pat” J. Maxwell

PATRICIA J. MAXWELL
Born: February 4, 1931
Died: August 1, 2015
Visitation: Sunday, August 9, 2015
3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Monday, August 10, 2015
Prayers begin at 9:15 am at Michaels Funeral Home
Funeral Mass begins at 10:00 am at St. Julian Eymard Catholic Church, 601 Biesterfield Rd, Elk Grove Village
Interment: Bronswood Cemetery, Oak Brook, IL

Patricia “Pat” J. Maxwell (formerly Van Lysebettens), a resident of Brookdale Senior Living, Hoffman Estates for 7 years and formerly of Itasca and Chicago was born on February 4, 1931 in Chattanooga, TN, and passed away peacefully on August 1, 2015 in Hoffman Estates at the age of 84. Pat was an incredibly talented woman and had a real zest for life. She loved music, singing soprano in many church choirs. Her musical gifts inspired all of her sons and she encouraged them to pursue their interest in music. Pat was an artist and excelled as a ballroom dancer and as a sketch and sculpture artist. Her children were her passion and she loved her daughters-in-law as though they were her own children.

Pat was the adoring wife of 12 years to the late Clarence; loving mother of Pamela (Don) Pacholczak, Robert (Marilou) Van Lysebettens, Paul (Debra) Van Lysebettens, Kenneth (Christina) Van Lysebettens and Keith (Doris Lozano) Van Lysebettens; fond grandmother of Richard, Michael (Katie), Christopher, Stephanie, Jillian (John), Bobby, Jennifer, Jonathan and Jacqueline, Maya and Elisa; beloved aunt to many from the DeSitter and Leahy 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.

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RONALD A. WALLDREN

Rodolfo C. Gregorio

RONALD A. WALLDREN
Born: October 29, 1943
Died: July 31, 2015
Visitation: Saturday, August 8, 2015
9:00 am to 11:00 am
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Celebration of Life Service: Begins at 11:00 am
Interment: Concordia Cemetery, Forest Park, IL

Ronald “Ron” A. Walldren, 71, a resident of Park Ridge since 1977 and formerly of Chicago was born on October 29, 1943 in Chicago to the late Bennett and the late Irma (nee Janssen) he passed away suddenly, July 31, 2015 at his home in Park Ridge. He was a proud US Marine Corps Veteran serving as a sharp shooter during the Vietnam War, an avid motorcyclist; he was an active member of the High Road Riders of Willow Creek and the Gold Wing Road Rider Association. He enjoyed horseshoes and playing pool and his Ham Radio Operator call sign was “Bear Hunter.”

Ron was the adoring Husband of 44 years to Donna (nee Garstka); loving father of Cheri(David) Rottstin and Shawn; fond brother of Harold (the late Ester), Donald (Irma) and Doug (Susan) Winchell; beloved uncle and friend to many he will be missed especially his canine friend “Missy.” Memorials can be made to American Heart Association.

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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CONSTANTINE KOSARZECKI

Constantine “Connie” Kosarzecki

CONSTANTINE KOSARZECKI
Born: February 23, 1936
Died: August 1, 2015
Visitation: Monday, August 3, 2015
3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Prayers begin at 9:45 am at Michaels Funeral Home
Mass of Christian Burial begins at 10:30 am at Holy Family Catholic Church, 2515 West Palatine Road, Inverness
Interment: St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine, IL

Constantine “Connie” Kosarzecki, 79, a resident of Inverness for 25 years, was born on February 23, 1936 in Poland to the late Jozef and the late Elizabeth (nee Holubecki) and passed away peacefully on August 1, 2015 in NCH with his loving wife by his side. He was a proud US Army Veteran, working with the Redstone Arsenal in Alabama where he developed the ambition to become a hydraulic engineer. Connie founded Modular Controls Corporation in Villa Park and later Command Controls Corporation in Elgin. Developing a line of hydraulic cartridge valves distributed worldwide. For past 5 years he was working on a brand new concept in valve design, which he unfortunately couldn’t complete.

Connie was the adoring husband of 50 years to Donna (nee Przybyszewski); loving father to Anna (James) Incledon and the late Alicia; fond grandfather of Mia, Eliza and Parker; Fond brother of Halina; beloved uncle and friend to many.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Northwest Community Healthcare Foundation, www.nch.org and click “Giving.”

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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MARTIN F. KRYSTEK

Martin F. Krystek

MARTIN F. KRYSTEK
Born: January 8, 1951
Died: July 30, 2015
Visitation: Wednesday, August 5, 2015
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Celebration of Life Service: begins at 7:00 pm
Interment: St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine, IL

Martin F. Krystek, 64, a resident of Bloomingdale since 1989 was born on January 8, 1951 in Chicago to the late Kenneth and the late Julie (nee Leach), and passed away peacefully on July 30, 2015 in Elk Grove. Martin was the Founder of Packaging Equipment Repair, Inc. in Bloomingdale. He loved the outdoors and gardening and was a passionate golfer.

He was the adoring husband of 43 years to Clara (nee Forster); loving father of Kelly (Todd) Carey and the late Michelle; fond grandfather of Peyton and Ryan; dear brother of 4, he is survived by Norman (Marlene) and Rosemary; beloved 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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RODOLFO C. GREGORIO

Rodolfo C. Gregorio

RODOLFO C. GREGORIO
Born: January 14, 1936
Died: July 29, 2015
Visitation: Saturday, August 1, 2015
3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Begins at 5:00 pm



Rodolfo C. Gregorio was born on January 14, 1936 in Subic, Olongapo City, Philippines to the late Serafin and the late Maria (nee Castillo) and died peacefully on July 29, 2015 in Elk Grove Village.

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ROBERT J. GRAY

Robert “Bob” J. Gray

ROBERT J. GRAY
Born: December 24, 1922
Died: July 25, 2015
Visitation: Thursday, July 30, 2015
9:00 am – 11:00 am
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Celebration of Life Service: Begins at 11:00 am
Prayers begin at 10:00 am at Michaels Funeral Home
Interment: All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines, IL

Robert “Bob” J. Gray, age 92, was a resident of Schaumburg since 2002. He was born on December 24, 1922 in Chicago to the late Casmir “Kip” and the late Agnes (nee Biniak) and passed away peacefully July 25, 2015 at his home with his loving daughter by his side.

Bob was a proud WWII US Army Air Corps Veteran, loved his family and the outdoors and was an avid hunter and fisherman. He was the adoring husband of over 65 years to the late Mary (nee Happs); loving father of Colleen (the late Jim) Scorzo and the late Madelyn Rudolph; fond grandfather of David (Emily) Rudolph and Christopher (Andrea) Rudolph and Brooke (Tony) Ramos; proud great-grandfather of Gianna and Paul Rudolph and Abriana Taylor; dear brother of Richard; beloved 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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PATRICIA ZIEL

Patricia Ziel

PATRICIA ZIEL
Born: October 8, 1944
Died: July 23, 2015
Visitation: Wednesday, July 29, 2015
4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Celebration of Life Service: Begins at 8:00 pm



Patricia Ziel, a resident of Medinah and formerly of Arlington Heights was born on October 8, 1944 and passed away on July 23, 2015.

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JAMES J. CICCONE

James J. Ciccone

JAMES J. CICCONE
Born: April 4, 1956
Died: July 21, 2015
Visitation: Thursday, July 23, 2015
3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Friday, July 24, 2015
Prayers begin at 10:00 am at Michaels Funeral Home
Interment: St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine, IL

James J. Ciccone, a resident of Schaumburg for 19 years, was born on April 4, 1956 in Chicago to the late John and the late Angelina (nee Fraticola) and passed away peacefully July 21, 2015 surrounded by his loving family.

He was the loving brother of Janice Brunning and Roseann (Jeff) Charnota; fond uncle of John, Tina, Kristen, Anthony, and Michael; proud nephew, cousin and friend to many. He will be missed by all those 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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JAMES E. VAN HOOTEGEM

James Van Hootegem

JAMES “JIM” E. VAN HOOTEGEM
Born: March 15, 1938
Died: July 21, 2015
Visitation: Friday, July 24, 2015
3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Saturday, July 25, 2015
Prayers begin at 9:00 am at Michaels Funeral Home
Funeral Mass begins at 9:30 am at St. Matthew Catholic Church, 1001 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg
Entombment: All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines, IL

James “Jim” E. Van Hootegem, 77, a resident of Schaumburg since 1971 and formerly of Elmwood Park, was born on March 15, 1938 in Chicago to the late Edward and the late Dolores (nee St. Hilaire) and passed away suddenly on July 21, 2015 at his home is Schaumburg.

Jim was the adoring husband of 53 years to Connie (nee Territo); loving father of Julie (the late Mark) Voehringer; fond son-in-law of the late Frank and the late Lena (nee Piombino); and 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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SANDRA ANN KATZ

Sandra Ann Katz

SANDRA ANN KATZ
Born: February 20, 1942
Died: July 12, 2015
Visitation: Thursday, July 16, 2015
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Committal Service & Entombment: Ridgewood Memorial Cemetery, Des Plaines, IL



Sandra Ann Katz, 73, a resident of Elgin was born on February 20, 1942 in Chicago to the late Morton and Marion (nee Nardello) and passed away suddenly on July 12, 2015 at her home in Elgin. Sandra was the loving sister of Debbie and dear niece, cousin and friend to many. She will be missed by all those 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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VIRGINIA ANDERSON

Virginia Anderson

VIRGINIA ANDERSON
Born: December 9, 1922
Died: July 5, 2015









Virginia Anderson (nee Stanton), 92, was born on December 9, 1922 in Chicago to the late Clinton and the late Elizabeth (nee Collins) and passed away on July 5, 2015 in Bloomingdale, Illinois.

Family and friends will gather for memorial visitation at a later date.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900.

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