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JOANNE M. BROUSTIS

Joanne M. Broustis

JOANNE M. BROUSTIS
Born: October 26, 1929
Died: September 19, 2014
Visitation: Monday, September 22, 2014
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Celebration of Life Service:
Begins at 12:00 pm
Interment:
Elmwood Cemetery, River Grove, IL




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 “JIM” TAUGNER

James

JAMES TAUGNER
Born: January 2, 1926
Died: September 13, 2014
Memorial Mass: to be held at a later date
St. Julian Eymard Catholic Church,
601 Biesterfield Rd, Elk Grove Village





James “Jim” Taugner, 88, a resident of Elk Grove Village, was born on January 2, 1926 in Chicago to the late Andrew and the late Margaret (nee Hayes) and passed away peacefully on September 13, 2014 in Elk Grove Village surrounded by his loving family. He was proud to have served in the merchant marine during WWII.

Jim was the loving father of Gail (Patrick) Mullaney, Debra Fonte, Rita Eling and Andrew Taugner; dear grandfather of 7, Geoffrey (Jodi) Mullaney, Robert (Kathy) Mullaney, Brian (Julie) Mullaney, Jennifer (Keith) Senkowski, Laura Fonte, Anthony Fonte and Nicholas Eling and fond great grandfather of 8, Joey, Nicole, Michael, Zach, Ellie, Isabelle, Eric and Sean and proud great-great grandfather of 1, Greysen. 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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VIRGINIA M. PASSARELLA

Virginia M. Passarella

VIRGINIA M. PASSARELLA
Born: July 28, 1917
Died: September 8, 2014
Visitation: Thursday, September 11, 2014
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Funeral Service:
Friday, September 12, 2014
Prayers begin at 9:15 am
Funeral Mass:
Begins at 10:00 am at St. Matthew Catholic Church, 1001 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg
Committal Service:
St. Michaels the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine, IL

Virginia M. Passarella (nee Krause), a resident of Schaumburg for 17 years and formerly of the Schorsch Village, Chicago was born on July 28, 1917 in Chicago to the late Ernest Krause and the late Ellen (nee O’Reilly) and passed away peacefully on September 8, 2014 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Virginia was an avid Cub fan; she even made it to spring trainings in Arizona. She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was the loving mother of Rosellyn and Dorothy (the late Douglas) Heitman; fond grandmother of Steven (Ursula), Jeffrey (Julie) and Kristen (Brian) Kelly; proud great grandmother of Jeffrey, Jamie, David and Lucas Heitman and Arianna and Alyssa Kelly; fond sister of the late Harold, the late Evelyn, the late Mildred and the late Leonard; dear aunt 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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LINDA R. WOOD

Linda R. Wood

LINDA R. WOOD
Born: November 28, 1947
Died: September 8, 2014
Memorial Visitation: Saturday, September 13, 2014
9:00 am – 10:30 am at Michaels Funeral Home
Memorial Mass:
Begins at 11:00 am
St. Matthew Catholic Church, 1001 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg
Inurnment:
St. Michaels the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine, IL

Linda R. Wood (nee Edwards), 66, a resident of Schaumburg for 14 years, was born on November 28, 1947 in Chicago to the late Richard and the late Juanita (nee Tierney), and passed away peacefully on September 8, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. Her family meant the world to her and she especially loved spending time with her children and grandchildren. She was also an avid gardener. She will be missed by her canine “best friend” “Samatha” and reuniting with “Sophie” and “Molly”.

Linda was the adoring wife of 41 years to Michael; loving mother of Michelle (Ken) Bilboe, Carrie (Frank) Cannataro and Gerilynn Morris; fond grandmother of Katie, Lauren, Madison, Alaina, Michael, Brianne, Sydney and Annalyse; proud great grandmother of Emma and Conner; dear sister of the late Becky, Michael, Pamela, the late Richard, Kimberly and the late Danny; beloved aunt, cousin and friend to many. She will be missed by all those whose lives she touched.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Linda’s name to the Gift of Hope.

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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ROSE MARIE CLEARY

Rose Marie Cleary

ROSE MARIE CLEARY
Born: October 12, 1925
Died: September 2, 2014
Visitation: Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 8:30 am
Celebration of Life Service
Begins at 11:30 am
Interment:
St. Michaels the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine, IL



Rose Marie Cleary (nee Healy) was born on October 12, 1925 in Chicago and passed away peacefully September 2, 2014 at home surrounded by her loving family.

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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CHARLES M. BLACHUT

Charles M. Blachut

CHARLES M. BLACHUT
Born: August 13, 1933
Died: August 30, 2014
Celebration of Life Service:
Saturday, September 27, 2014 at 10:00 am
Inurnment: Immediately following at
St. Michaels the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine, IL



Charles M. Blachut, 81, a resident of Arden Courts, Elk Grove and formerly of Des Plaines and Franklin Park, was born on August 13, 1933 in Chicago to the late Walter and the late Mary (nee King), and passed away peacefully August 30, 2014 surrounded by his loving family.

Charles was a graduate of Elmhurst College and received his MBA from the University of Chicago. He was a proud US Army Veteran and worked for People’s Gas Light & Coke for 50 years. He was very active in his children’s lives especially as a Cub Scout Master, Lone Tree Area Girl Scout Council Board Member and in the M-NASR Program, driving his son Dave to endless activities. He was a member of the Chicago Jaycees, St. Gertrude’s Parish in Franklin Park and St. Mary’s Parish in Des Plaines. Charles was always considered a true “Gentleman” by all his caregivers and his family would like to thank Arden Courts for their fantastic and loving care and the staffs at both Manorcare and Alexian Brothers for their wonderful kindness. You were all considered a true blessing.

Charles was the adoring husband of 58 years to the late Doris (nee Hadley); loving father of Lynn (Bill) Kimball and David; proud grandfather of Kristilyn Rehmann; dear brother of Walter, the late Kathleen Trettereno and the late Johanna Wright; beloved uncle and friend to many, he will be missed by all those whose lives he touched.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Charles’ name to Avenues to Independence.

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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