Born: May 27, 1927
Died: August 31, 2012

Clara S. Gorchos (nee LaRussa), 85, a resident of Schaumburg for 20 years, was born on May 27, 1927 in Chicago to the late Leonard and the late Mary (nee Nesci) and passed away peacefully on August 31, 2012 at her home in Schaumburg.

She was the loving mother of Nancy (Thomas) Aichele, David and the late James Jr.; dear grandmother of Kim (John) Smolen, Michael Aichele, Miranda (Leland) Travis, Keith (Ashley), Amy (Rick) and Christina; proud great-grandmother of 8; fond sister to the late Dorothy Pastor; dear aunt to many; she will be missed by all those whose lives she touched.

For further information, please contact Michaels Funeral Home at 847-891-2900