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HUIMIN LIU

Huimin Liu

HUIMIN LIU
Born: February 23, 1931
Died: December 23, 2018
Visitation: Saturday, December 29, 2018
9:00 am – 10:30 am
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Begins at 10:30 am
Burial Service: Lakewood Memorial Park Cemetery, Elgin, IL



Huimin Liu, age 87, a resident of Long Grove, was born on February 23, 1931 in Shanghai to the late Chinese Movie Studio tycoon Liu Zhongliang and Yang YuZeng. Huimin passed away peacefully in her sleep on December 23, 2018 in Long Grove, IL.

Huimin was the loving mother of GuangSheng (Kathy) Liu and GuangSi (Kristina) Yao, beloved grandmother of Victoria, Christopher, Sarah, and Jessica, and dear 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.

LINDA C. BESSEN

Linda C. Bessen

LINDA C. BESSEN
Born: July 16, 1953
Died: December 17, 2018
Visitation: Thursday, December 20, 2018
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Friday, December 21, 2018
Prayers begin at 9:15 am at Michaels
Mass beings at 10:00 am at Church of the Holy Spirit, 1451 Bode Road, Schaumburg
Interment: to follow at a later date

Linda C. Bessen (nee Derken), 65, a resident of Schaumburg for 40 years was born on July 16, 1953 in Evanston to the late Thomas and Carol (nee Kustka) and passed away peacefully on December 17, 2018 in Schaumburg.

Linda was the loving wife of 43 years to Terrence “Terry”; adoring mother of Amy (Paul) Lashuk and Melissa (Yancy) Warm; beloved grandmother of Ben, Jacob, Finnegan, Cash and Knox; fond sister of Karen Derken, Laura Kowalski, Thomas (Lisa) Derken and Janet (Patrick) Molepske; and dear friend to many. She will be missed by all those whose lives she touched.

In Lieu of flowers, memorials in Linda’s name may be made to Multiple Sclerosis Association of America and click “Give Now.”

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.

DOMENICA INSERRA

Domenica Inserra

DOMENICA INSERRA
Born: August 28, 1929
Died: December 14, 2018
Visitation: Wednesday, December 19, 2018
2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Thursday, December 20, 2018
Prayers begin at 9:15 am at Michaels
Mass beings at 10:00 am at St. Matthew Catholic Church, 1001 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg
Entombment: All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines, IL

Domenica Inserra (nee Fraterrigo), 89, a resident of Algonquin was born on August 28, 1929 in Sicily to the late Luigi and the late Maria (nee Mangano), and passed away peacefully on December 14, 2018 in Algonquin.

Domenica was the loving wife of the late Giuseppe; adoring mother of Raymond (Jean), Luisa (Marc) Casale and the late Maria Richter; beloved grandmother of Joanna, Alissa, Daniela, Phil, Giana and Samantha; fond sister of Luciano, Elena (Eugene) Troia and the late Franca Rubino; and dear 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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LUCILE BARNETT

Lucile Barnett

LUCILE BARNETT
Born: January 24, 1929
Died: December 1, 2018
Visitation: Thursday, December 20, 2018
9:30 am
St. Zachary Church, 567 W Algonquin Rd, Des Plaines, IL
Funeral Mass: Begins at 10:30 am




Lucile Barnett (nee Gamberini), 89, a resident of Manor Care, Elk Grove for 2 years and formerly of Mt. Prospect was born on January 24, 1929 in Rosedale, MS to the late Silvio and the late Levia (nee Oltremari), and passed away peacefully on December 1, 2018 in Elk Grove Village.

Lucile was the adoring wife of 13 years to the late Carl; loving mother of Laura (David) Sakata, Michael Barnett and Phyllis (Sam) Rizzo; fond grandmother of Kevin and Stephen Sakata, Theresa Barnett, Anthony (Jannette) Rizzo, Christina (Scott) Alonzo, Rebecca (Myron) Stevenson and Patrick (Emily) Rizzo; proud great grandmother of Jordyn and Amanda Sakata, Dominic and Scarlett Alonzo, Kodi, Kolton and Kye, and Judah Rizzo and 2 more “on the way”; beloved sister of John (the late Frances) Gamberini, Mildred (John) Nutini and Dorothy (David) Pienta; 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.

TERESA PISANKO

Teresa Pisanko

TERESA PISANKO
Born: November 15, 1953
Died: December 9, 2018
Visitation: Friday, December 14, 2018
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Saturday, December 15, 2018
Prayers begin at 9:15 am
Mass begins at 10:00 am
Divine Mercy Polish Parsh, 21 W411 Sunset Ave, Lombard, IL
Interment: Maryhill Cemetery, Niles, IL

Teresa Pisanko (nee Wojdełko), 65, a resident of Schaumburg and formerly of Górskie, Poland was born on November 15, 1953 in Gorskie, Poland to the late Władysław and the late Honorata (nee Najda), and passed away peacefully on December 9, 2018 in Elk Grove Village with her loving family by her side.

Teresa was the loving mother of Monika (Wojchiech) Gul and Renata (Piotr) Majewski; dear grandmother of Patrick, Zuzia and Adam; fond sister of Andrzej Wojdełko, Henryk Wojdełko, Grazyna (Mieczysław) Kiełczewski and Bogdan Wojdełko; beloved aunt and dear 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.

KENNETH E. BARTOLD

Kenneth E. Bartold

KENNETH E. BARTOLD
Born: August 14, 1947
Died: December 5, 2018
Visitation: Friday, December 14, 2018
9:00 am at St. Matthew Catholic Church, 1001 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Mass: Begins at 10:00 am
Interment: St. Adalbert Cemetery, Niles, IL


Kenneth E. Bartold, 71, a lifelong Resident of Chicago was born on August 14, 1947 in Chicago to the late Thaddeus and Eleanor (nee Szpakowski) and passed away peacefully on December 5, 2018 in Glenview. He was proud to have taught English and Science for 48 years at St. Hedwig and St. Mary Star of the Sea Schools in Chicago.

Kenneth was the adoring husband of 50 years to Barbara (nee Sienkiewicz); loving father of Margaret, Milissa and Natalie; dear brother-in-law of Jerome Sienkiewicz and dear friend to many. He will be missed by all those whose lives he touched.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Kenneth’s name to a charity of your choice.

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.

FRANCISCA OTERO

Francisca “Paca” Otero

FRANCISCA OTERO
Born: June 19, 1938
Died: December 2, 2018
Private Celebration of Life Service: Saturday, January 5, 2019






Francisca “Paca” Otero, 80, of Schaumburg, IL, went to be with her Lord, Christ Jesus, surrounded by her family on December 2, 2018, at Alexian Brothers Hospital, Elk Grove Village, IL. Born on June 19, 1938, in Barranquitas, PR, she is predeceased by her parents, Sabino and Esmeralda Ortiz of Barranquitas, PR, ten siblings, her son, Eriberto Pérez of Pontiac, MI and grandson, Andre Pérez of Pontiac, MI.

Paca was a homemaker living in Schaumburg with her husband, Pablo. “Petunia” as her grandchildren used to call her, was a devoted Christian who was deeply committed to the Word of God, a fun-loving wife and mother of gentle spirit. She loved to sing and used to be the “designated singer” especially during the holiday season. She was shy and was known for her ease in frequent conversations. She maintained a sweet and simple demeanor throughout her life. Her joy, contagious smile and joking around will never be forgotten.

Survivors include her husband of 51 years, Pablo Otero, three sisters, Hilda Ortiz, Cándida Ortiz, Aida Ortiz, four children, Ulyssius (Rocío Belén) Otero of Wheeling, IL, Magdalina (Edwin) Rivera of Schaumburg, IL, Wilma (Andrew) Drendel of Chicago, IL and Omayra (Manolín) Santos of Orland Park, IL. She is also survived by ten grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

The family wishes to thank those who have extended emotional support during this difficult time. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: American Liver Foundation, 332 S. Michigan Avenue, 9th Floor, Chicago, IL 60604.

She lived by Habakuk 3: 17-19 “…..yet I will rejoice in the Lord, I will be joyful in God my Savior.”

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.

RICHARD H. OTT

Richard H. Ott

RICHARD H. OTT
Born: May 9, 1932
Died: December 1, 2018
Visitation: Wednesday, December 5, 2018
2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Thursday, December 6, 2018
Prayers being at 9:15 am at Michaels
Mass begins at 10:00 am at St. Marcelline Church, 820 S. Springingsguth Road, Schaumburg
Interment: St. Joseph Cemetery, River Grove, IL

Richard H. Ott, 86, a resident of Schaumburg for 27 years and formerly of Belmont Cragin in Chicago was born on May 9, 1932 in Chicago and passed away peacefully on December 1, 2018 in Elk Grove surrounded by his loving family. Richard was a proud US Navy Veteran serving as a Jet Mechanic during the Korean War. He was later a ground crew mechanic for 28 years for American Airlines. He loved to travel, particularly to warmer climates. He was a member of Schaumburg American Legion #1983 and VFW Streamwood #5151.

Richard was the adoring husband of 63 years to Rose Mary (nee Oriatti); loving father of Daniel (Denise), Christine (Geoffery Engel, MD), Mary Elizabeth (Thomas) Lorig, Lawrence (Victoria) and the late Richard; dear grandfather of 10; proud great grandfather of 12; dear friend to many. He will be missed by all those whose lives he touched including his puppy “Misty”.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Richard’s name to Mercy Home for Boys and Girls and click “Donate”.

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.

DOLORES M. DOOLEY

Dolores M. Dooley

DOLORES M. DOOLEY
Born: December 21, 1925
Died: November 17, 2018
Visitation: Friday, December 7, 2018
1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Mass: Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 11:00 am (meet directly at the church)
St. John Cantius Church, 825 N. Carpenter Street, Chicago
Interment: St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine, IL

Dolores M. Dooley (nee Jayko), 92, a resident of Schaumburg for 19 years and formerly of Hoffman Estates since 1967, was born on December 21, 1925 in Chicago to the late Anthony and the late Clara (nee Milkowski), and passed away peacefully on November 17, 2018 in Arlington Heights.

She achieved a Registered Nurse’s degree and license. A nurse for 45 years, Head Nurse for 17. Creator of the Day Surgery Program for Alexian Brothers Hospital, she helped 3 other Chicago area hospitals create their programs, the most successful hospital programs of the modern era. The protocols she wrote are still used today by the hospitals.

She wrote, staged, directed and made all the costumes for her Church’s Christmas pageant for 25 years.

Dolores was all about family — she loved celebrations and staged many a party or get together, organizing the Family’s Picnics & Cousin’s Caroling Party every year for 25 years for an extended family of 150. And she always was available to help the neighbors, and the neighborhood’s kids, and the entire extended family.

Dolores was the adoring wife of 50 years to the late Harry; loving mother of Patrick, Michael, Miriam (Courtney) Ladd, Colette (Dennis) Robertson, John (Julie), Harry (Katherine) and the late Joan Mary (Paul) Carter; fond grandmother of 13; proud great grandmother of soon to be 15; loving sister of Marie (Norb) Kwiatek and Connie (Ralph) Bostler; beloved aunt, cousin, and dear 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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ROBERT L. LUING

Robert “Bob” L. Luing

ROBERT L. LUING
Born: June 11, 1920
Died: November 24, 2018
Funeral Service: Saturday, December 1, 2018
Visitation from 9:00 am – 12:15 pm
Prayers begin at 12:15 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Mass begins at 1:00 pm
Church of the Holy Spirit, 1451 Bode Road, Schaumburg
Interment:St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine, IL

Robert “Bob” L. Luing, 98, a resident of Streamwood for over 30 years and formerly of Schiller Park and Hanover Park, was born on June 11, 1920 in Chicago to the late Leslie and the late Kathryn (nee Ryan) and passed away peacefully on November 24, 2018 in Streamwood. Bob was a proud US Army WWII Veteran, serving in the 41st Infantry Division and stationed in Australia and New Guinea. He was an avid card player and enjoyed playing pinochle, contract rummy and “Oops”. He was very religious and extremely generous with donations to charity. He was a member of the Hanover and Schaumburg Townships and Hanover Park District senior groups. He was a daily visitor to his local convenience store in Hanover Park through several different owners since the 1970’s — so regular, in fact, that new owners were always told that with each sale, “Bob comes with the store.”

Bob was the adoring husband of 65 years to the late Theresa (nee DeVitto); loving father of the late Robert (Terri) and Shirley (Charles) Orozco; fond grandfather of William (Alisa) Orozco, Tony (Luing) Parisi, Matthew (Alison) Orozco, Timothy (Sharon) Orozco, Ashly (Graham) Johnson, Leslie (Mindy) Moskowitz and Lucas Orozco; proud great grandfather of 9; beloved brother of the late Armond; dear uncle of James and Dennis Luing and friend to many including Kay Kaminski and Joe Annunzio. He will be missed by all those whose lives he touched.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Bob’s name to the Veteran’s of Foreign Wars and click “Donate”.

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.

TOMASZ R. MISIAG

Tomasz R. Misiag

TOMASZ R. MISIAG
Born: November 8, 1976
Died: November 19, 2018









Tomasz R. Misiag was born on November 8, 1976 and passed away in Maywood, Illinois, on November 19, 2018.

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.

MARY E. MENTZER

Mary E. Mentzer

MARY E. MENTZER
Born: April 2, 1915
Died: November 6, 2018
Inurnment: Friday, November 30, 2018
2:30 pm at All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines, IL







Mary E. Mentzer was born on April 2, 1915 and passed away on November 6, 2018 in Elk Grove Village, 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.