Our Obituaries

Jean M. Scott

January 27, 1921 - January 23, 2018


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Joseph B. Girardi

September 4, 1924 - January 20, 2018


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Beverly Jeanne Holmes

April 27, 1941 - January 18, 2018


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Mary T. Sheehan

November 28, 1946 - January 9, 2018


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Paisley Sutherland

March 14, 1935 - January 9, 2018

Paisley Butler Sutherland, age 82, of Evanston, Illinois and passed away on Tuesday January 9, 2018. She was born March 14, 1935 in Evanston, Illinois. She was the cherished daughter of the late Stuyvesant and Paisley Sutherland; beloved mother of David (Deborah) Sutherland, Jay Sutherland and Clare Sutherland; proud grandmother of Matthew Sutherland, David Sutherland, Taylor Fick, Alex Fick,...
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Olga Praper

June 1, 1924 - January 5, 2018

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Geraldine Mangler

August 12, 1930 - January 5, 2018

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Bill P. Liaros

December 25, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Salvatore Morrone

May 3, 1954 - December 16, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Herbert J. Sturm

December 5, 1928 - December 15, 2017

Herbert J. Sturm, 89, of Northbrook, formerly of Glenview, December 15, 2017. Beloved husband of Ellen. Loving father of Candy (Dan) Tiltges, Kim (Steve) Balow, and Tracy Sturm. Fond grandfather of Jenny, Dan, Rick, Jim, Sandy, and Chris. Great Grandfather of Bradley, Nathan, Ryker, Annelies, Teagan, Breckin, and Jace. Memorial visitation Thursday, December 28, 2017, 10:00 am to time of...
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Glenn A. Keats

July 1, 1920 - December 6, 2017

Glenn A. Keats, age 97, WW II Navy veteran, of Evanston. Beloved husband of the late Olga L. Keats; loving father of Maria Eggemeyer and Allwyn (Mark) Nagel; revered grandfather of Emily Nagel, John Matthew (Jennifer) Eggemeyer and Susan (Daniel) Rooney; proud great grandfather of Greta and Jack Eggemeyer, and Patric, Macy and Mia Rooney; inseparable brother of the late Bert (late Barbara) Keats;...
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Louise Ide Burge

August 6, 1920 - November 30, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Ruth S. Nelson

July 22, 1929 - November 30, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Paul Gallagher

December 28, 1970 - November 28, 2017

Paul J. Gallagher, 46, of Wilmette. Deeply devoted husband of Helen Gallagher, nee Nelson; youngest brother of Patrick (Anne) Gallagher, Marcy (Scott) Johnson, Tom (Susan) Gallagher, Jennifer (Steve Ring) Gallagher and Mark (Julianne) Gallagher; kind brother-in-law of John (Robyn) Nelson and Molly (Jeff) Francis; special son-in-law of John and Jean Nelson; sweet and loving uncle of many nieces...
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Carol J. Nedoss

November 25, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Carol J. Nedoss

November 25, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Alan Edward Henderson

January 30, 1970 - November 7, 2017

Alan Edward Henderson, 47, died suddenly Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at St. Francis Hospital in Evanston, Illinois. Son of the late Kenneth Henderson, survived by daughter Bridget O'Shaughnessy, mother Katharine Dalton Henderson, sister Marnie Alcock(Jason). Other survivors are Uncles Andrew Kennedy and Tom LaBelle, Aunt Laura LaBelle, and many loving cousins and friends. Graduate of U of Chicago...
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Minnie Wood

November 27, 1929 - October 30, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Edrita M. Braun

December 22, 1955 - October 20, 2017

Edrita M. "Muffin" Braun, 61 of Northfield, IL, passed away peacefully on Friday October 20, 2017 at Symphony of Buffalo Grove. Devoted daughter of the late Leo B. Braun, Jr and Edrita (nee Ford) Braun; beloved mother of Christy Braun; proud grandmother of Zachary Iversen and Nathan Iversen; dear sister of Virginia Mensinga and Ford Braun. Muffin spent her life putting a smile on other people's...
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Charles Theodore Weeks

September 28, 1923 - October 13, 2017

C. Theodore WeeksCharles Theodore (Ted) Weeks was born at home in Pleasant Hill, OH on September 28, 1923 to MaribelMyers Weeks and Stephen Weeks. They moved to Troy, OH in 1929 with younger brother, StephenDean, and soon-to-be-born sister, Carolyn Jean. Ted graduated from Troy High School in 1941. Heenrolled at Miami University in 1941 where he ptedged Sigma Nu Fraternity.ln 1942, he joined the...
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Richard Augusto Fernandez

May 1, 1924 - July 18, 2017

Ricardo Augusto Fernandez, 93, of Chicago. Beloved husband of the late Ynes Fernandez, nee Garcia; loving father of Madeleine Victoria and Ricardo Javier Fernandez; caring brother of the late Violeta (late Jose Antonio) Guedes; proud uncle of Carilyn and Salvador (Joan) Guedes. Mr. Fernandez is also survived by the Urquiaga nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers memorials to ASPCA (www.aspca...
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John Bradford Robertson

March 12, 1922 - July 6, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Carol Archie

January 22, 1930 - June 21, 2017

Carol Archie, nee Krebs, 87, of Winnetka, loving mother to Andrew, Timothy and Christopher (Kit); cherished grandmother to Ellen, Samuel, Duff, Jack, Jamie and Ben Archie; daughter of the late Edgar and Lauretta Krebs of Watertown, Wisconsin; sister to Jeannine (Krebs) Mallach and Barbara (Krebs) Taylor; and beloved mother in law to Daisy, Jenny and Kim. Carol was a devoted aunt to Annie Kay,...
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Janet Meakin Poor

November 27, 1929 - June 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Michael Frederic Haller

July 25, 1954 - June 20, 2017

Michael Haller, 62, beloved husband for 32 years of Christine nee Hill; loving father of Kimberly and Lindsay; dear brother of Matthew (Kathleen) Haller, Kevin (Katie) Haller and the late Mark Haller; son of the late Patricia and the late Milton Haller; also survived by his stepmother, MaryJane Haller; fond brother-in-law of Ed (Michele) Hill and Steve Hill; dear uncle to many. A 38 year employee...
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Nancy E. Graham

June 27, 1929 - June 19, 2017

Ann Elizabeth "Nancy" Graham, nee Aiston, age 87 of Vernon Hills, IL. and formerly of Wilmette, IL. Beloved wife of the late Edward F. Graham; loving mother of John Graham; dear sister of the late William (the late Jeanne) Aiston and Mary Jean Aiston; aunt of ten nieces and nephews. Lying in state Saturday, June 24, 2017, from 9:30 A.M. until time of Mass 10:30 A.M. at St. Francis...
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James M. Weir

July 30, 1954 - June 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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George A. Collias

August 16, 1927 - June 13, 2017

George A. Collias, 89, founder and president of Century Broadcasting Corp., died Tuesday, June 13, in Deerfield. Mr. Collias served as a U.S. Army paratrooper toward the end of World War II and was in active duty in the Army Reserves for twenty eight years. He graduated from Northwestern University and Loyola University School of Law, and had a five-year career as a lawyer at Baker McKenzie. He...
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Alice Rita Forker

May 22, 1933 - June 4, 2017

Alice Rita Forker nee Lauer, 84, beloved wife of the late John Nelson Forker; loving mother of Valerie Curry, Cynthia Forker, Marcia Wood and Allison Forker; cherished grandmother of Amanda, Noelle, Alayna, Ken, Emma James and Madeleine; devoted companion of the late Bill McNulty. Rita was a lover of life, and a follower of God. Please join us in celebrating her life. Visitation Saturday, June 17...
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Rosalie Caroline Yabush

April 19, 1930 - June 4, 2017

Rosalie Caroline Yabush nee Lewis, 87, beloved wife of the late Donald; loving mother of Eric Yabush and Rosemary Rummel; devoted grandmother of Charley and Donald Rummel, Skylar and Jade Yabush. Visitation Monday 5-8 PM, with prayers 7PM, at Wm H. Scott Funeral Home, 1100 Greenleaf Ave, Wilmette. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The Cradle, www.cradle...
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James David Lyons

January 6, 1935 - June 1, 2017

James David Lyons, age 82, of Kenilworth passed away on Thursday, June 01, 2017. James "Jim" Lyons was the beloved husband of Mary Lou Fisher; father of David Michael (Deborah Lee), James Daniel (Jill Emiko), Dennis Fisher (Sarah Jane), Deborah Ann; Grandfather of Elizabeth Lee and William Bradford; Kayoko Danielle and Bradley Kiyoshi; Elizabeth Ashley, Gabrielle Elder, Alexandra Anna; Emily...
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Harlan Lam

September 1, 1923 - May 24, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Luella J. Trinrud

May 10, 1910 - May 24, 2017

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 Luella Josephine Lee Trinrud flew off to heaven in her sleep at the age of 107. Daughter of the late Oluf Hans Lee and the late Mathia Bjorge. Luella was born May 10, 1910 in New Hope, WI and married the late Irvin Hilmer Trinrud. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband and eight siblings: Hanford, Elmer, Clara, Mabel, Bernice, Gladys, Arnold and Irene. Growing up...
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Hassan NAJAFI

May 22, 1930 - May 20, 2017

Hassan Najafi, 86, of Northfield. Loving husband of Marsha Najafi, nee Dunn; devoted father of Kevin Najafi, Susan (Andrew) Davidoff, Melinda (Paul) Cooke, and Chris (Jill) Najafi; proud grandfather of Brian, Sophie, Matthew, Bailey, Grace, Maggie, Jacob, and Adam. Hassan Najafi was born May 22, 1930 in Tehran, Iran. He completed his surgical residency at Pahlavi University Hospital in December...
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Astley G. Bent

February 8, 1920 - May 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Robert Wendall Smith

November 20, 1932 - May 15, 2017

Memorial Contributions in Robert's Name Would be Greatly Appreciated. Saint John's Evangelical Lutheran Church 1235 Wilmette Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091Lutheran Social Services of Illinois www.LSSI.orgAmerican Heart Association www.heart.orgArrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Etta Mae McElroy

March 7, 1922 - May 15, 2017

Etta Mae McElroy, 95, of Evanston, was born in Addington, Ok March 7, 1922. Her family moved to Tulsa, Ok and she graduated from high school in Tulsa. She attended Tulsa University for two years and graduated from National College of Education with a Bachelors Degree in elementary education. She received a Masters Degree from Carnegie Technical Institute Pittsburgh, Pa in library science. She...
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James Michael Woodruff

July 2, 1965 - May 14, 2017

Jamie "Woody" Woodruff, 51, died suddenly on Sunday, May 14th. He was the husband of Ruthie; loving father of Taylor; cherished son of Sheila and the late John Woodruff; loving brother of Jennifer (Mitch) Murphy, Lisa (Jim) Challenger and the late Johnny Woodruff; fond uncle to Robert Watson, Henry Silverberg and the late Sandi Woodruff. Step-father of Tia, Larry and Robert. Jamie was a...
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Marjorie P. Bohrer

February 21, 1920 - May 10, 2017

My mother Marjorie Agnes Proudfoot Bohrer passed away at her Winnetka, Illinois home on May 10, 2017 at age 97. She survived her husband of 56 years, Mason L. Bohrer, who passed on in 2002. She was well known to many New Trier Township High School students as their teacher, Madame Bohrer. Teaching and speaking French defined much of her life, but in later years she said, "I enjoyed teaching,...
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Marjorie A. Bramley

June 25, 1949 - May 9, 2017

Marjorie A. Bramley nee Anderson, 67, beloved wife of the late Richard Grant Bramley; loving mother of Robert Grant (Rachel) Bramley, David (Christi Gilliam) Bramley, Elizabeth (Daniel) Winter and Katherine (Jared Davis) Bramley; cherished grandmother of Drew, Violet, Cole, Max, River, Graham and Everett; dear sister of Thomas (Pam) Anderson, Barbara Anderson and Virginia (Scott) Cotherman; fond...
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Julia M. Neitzert

March 4, 1940 - May 5, 2017

Julia Mae Hull Neitzert passed away on May 5, 2017. She was born on March 4, 1940 in Winnetka, IL. Julia will be sorely missed by many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. Visitation Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 9:00 a.m. until time of funeral services, 11:00 a.m., at Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, 1100 Greenleaf Ave., Wilmette, IL. A second visitation will be held Thursday, May 11, 2017, 9:00 a.m....
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Stuart Killian Hammond

July 5, 1962 - April 30, 2017

Stuart K. Hammond passed unexpectedly on April 30th at the age of 54. Stuart was a caring and determined man with an impressive imagination and a knack for storytelling. He was raised in Northbrook, IL by Richard and Marianne Hammond. He went on to lead an active adulthood as a member of a variety of NSSRA sports teams from bowling to golf and medaled in the 2005 Special Olympics in Nagano, Japan...
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Eleanor M. Johnson

January 8, 1916 - April 24, 2017

Eleanor Mavity Johnson was born on January 8, 1916 in French Lick, Indiana; the daughter of Norman B. and Myrtle Maris Mavity. Her brother Julian was seven years old at the time of her birth. Eleanor passed away on April 24, 2017.She graduated from High School in 1932 and attended Earlham College in Richmond, Indiana. While at Earlham College, she met her future husband Ralph Johnson. After...
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Alice L. Corbett

October 11, 1918 - April 21, 2017

Alice L. Corbett, nee Peters, 98, of Chicago, IL. Beloved wife of the late John Corbett; loving mother of Timothy Corbett, Mary (Andrew) Corbett Stevenson, Geralynn (Gustavo) Corbett-Ros, Colleen (Ralph) Corbett Swiatek, and Sean (Stephanie) Corbett; proud grandmother of Carrie (Kevin) Fosler, Derek Ros, Kevin Ros, and Ryan Ros, Ian Corbett, Owen Corbett, and great grandmother of Derek and...
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Mary Leona Merrick McDonnell

June 12, 1927 - April 19, 2017

Mary Leona (Lee) McDonnell, nee Merrick was born into eternal life on April 19, 2017. Lee was the beloved wife of the late George Franklin McDonnell and the treasured mother of seven children: Mary Diane (William) Lapelle; Mary Louise (James) Carney; George (Cathleen Schepers); Robert (Susan Roberts); Mary Deborah (James) Glemkowski; Peter (Michelle Wyciskalla); and Mary Kathleen (Martin)...
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Douglas Paul McLaury

January 10, 1949 - April 17, 2017

Douglas Paul McLaury, 68. Devoted father of Sarah Jane and John McLaury; cherished brother of Julia (late George) Simpson and Catherine McLaury; loving uncle of George (Antonia), Catherine, and Elizabeth Simpson. Funeral Mass Mon, 4/24/17, 10 AM, at Saints Faith, Hope, and Charity, 191 Linden St, Winnetka. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of...
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James Arthur Hubbard

June 1, 1954 - April 17, 2017

James A. Hubbard, of Wilmette, Illinois, passed away suddenly on Monday, April 17, at the age of 62. He was a loving husband to Rebecca Hubbard; father to James "Jack" Hubbard, Andrew "Andy" Hubbard, Ingrid (Bill) Hubbard Reidy, Ashley Anderson, Lauren (Nikola) Nikolic; brother to G. William Hubbard, David Hubbard, Robert Hubbard, and Valerie Shirey; uncle to his many nieces and nephews; and a...
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C. Virginia Larson

February 14, 1913 - April 15, 2017

C. Virginia "Gina" Larson, 104, of Tampa since 1998. Gina was born on February 14, 1913, in Winnipeg, Canada to the late Jacob and Cora Belle " Daisy" Johnson, and went home to her savior April 15, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Kenneth R. Larson; loving mother of Barry (Jacqueline) Larson of Mineral Bluff, GA, Harvey (Lynn) Larson of Sun City, AZ, Brian (Nancy) Larson of Austin, TX, and...
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Carla Harriet Esch

June 10, 1929 - April 11, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Marjorie D. Esses

September 4, 1931 - March 30, 2017

Marjorie "Marge" Esses, 85, loving wife of Elliott; dearest mother of Gail and Glenn; cherished grandmother of Sarah, Andy, Jack, Charlie, Elliott and Alex; loving mother-in-law of Kristi and Bill. Marge will be remembered as a devoted mother and grandmother who loved to expose her family to the arts. Marge was a registered nurse who worked at Wesley Pavilion/Northwestern Memorial...
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Marlene T. Devroy

April 28, 1935 - March 11, 2017

Marlene T. Devroy, 81, beloved wife of the late Floyd "Pinky"; loving mother of Michael, Susan, Jeffrey (Jeanne) and Gary (Nancy); cherished grandmother of Joseph, Michelle (Michael) Miuccio, Elizabeth (Christopher) Estrada, Zachary and Jack; great-grandmother of Roxanne and Francesca. A memorial visitation will be held Saturday, March 18, 4-8 PM at Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, 1100...
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Ruby Clay

July 14, 1918 - March 9, 2017

Ruby Clay passed away March 9, 2017. She was 98.Born Ruby Rubel, she was the daughter of Edward and Stephanie Rubel of Chicago, IL, where she grew up with her sister Irene and attended Carl Schurz high school. After graduation Ruby took business courses and became a secretary and stenographer at Beardsley and Piper Co where she met her husband Murray. They were wed in 1946. They had two...
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Dorothea Catherina Theresa Vitale

June 14, 1926 - March 5, 2017

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Catholic Charities. Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Brian Joseph O'Shaughnessy

May 29, 1948 - February 19, 2017

Brian Joseph O'Shaughnessy, 68 of Presque Isle, WI formerly of Chicago, IL passed away peacefully on February 19, 2017. Devoted son of the late Frank and late Anne Marie O'Shaughnessy, cherished brother of Susan (Bob Gerber) O'Shaughnessy, Annemarie T. O'Shaughnessy and Joan O'Shaughnessy, fond uncle of Stephen (Lauren McDonnell) Gerber, Dean (Allison) Eberhardt, Brian Gerber and Elizabeth Gerber...
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Dorothy E. Rohrer

November 20, 1926 - February 15, 2017

Dorothy E. Rohrer nee Olson, 90, beloved wife of the late Melville: loving mother of Nancy (Carl) Guenther: cherished grandmother of Ryan and Scott: sister of the late Ida (late Herb) Peterson. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to a charity of your choice. Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Zenobia A. Shedd

February 6, 1926 - February 10, 2017

Zenobia Anastasia Shedd, died four days after her 91st birthday. Zenobia was a smart, independent woman and a self-described "stubborn Canuck". She was born in Sheho, Saskatchewan and as a young adult worked as a country teacher. She was married to Robert J. Shedd, and after his death in 1967, Zenobia attended business school and worked as an executive secretary at Rotary International...
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Joan H. Gault

December 5, 1928 - February 8, 2017

Joan Gault, a long-time resident of Evanston, died the 8th of February at The Presbyterian Home. Born in 1928, Jo graduated from Evanston High School and attended Wells College in Aurora NY. She married Fred Gault in 1949. They split their time residing between the Chicago North Shore and Palm Desert, CA. Jo was a cancer survivor and an avid golfer. She enjoyed family, good food and socializing....
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Carl H. Beil

November 13, 1931 - February 4, 2017

Carl H. Beil, aged 85, died peacefully on February 4 at his home in Chicago, IL. Carl was born in 1931 to the late Matthias and Barbara Beil. He graduated from Lane Tech High School and the University of Illinois with a degree in Architecture. He grew up in the family business at Beil's Bakery, but found his calling to be building design and construction. Carl is the beloved husband of...
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Elizabeth P. Cole

August 22, 1924 - January 26, 2017

Betsy Phelps Cole, 92, of Wheaton, Clarendon Hills, and Evanston passed away in her sleep on January 26. She was the beloved wife of the late Lucius; loving mother of Beth (Paul) Dickerson, Carolyn (Paul) Neagle, and Bill (Alexandra) Cole; cherished grandmother of Steve Dickerson, Amy Rettberg, Matthew Dickerson, Andrew Cole, Madeline Derdiger, Leslie Cole, Sarah Adkins, and Jill Neagle; great...
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Lyman Missimer

August 15, 1930 - January 16, 2017

Lyman Missimer Jr., 86, U.S. Marine Corps, Korean War Veteran; beloved husband of Barbara nee Givan; loving father of Lyman III (Betsy), Kathy Miles, Julie (Rob) Mages and Holly (Whit) Heitman; cherished grandfather of Lyman IV, Kelsey, Molly and Jordan Missimer, Matthew and Meghan Miles, Steven Mages, Tanner, Hunter and Marley Heitman; dear brother of Connie Missimer Bell. He was a graduate of...
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John Clark McGary

January 24, 1945 - January 14, 2017

John Clark McGary, age 71. Father of Elizabeth DiGrazia, Emily (Mark) Allman, Alice (Nate Kemperman) McGary and Irene McGary. Grandfather of Giovanni, Marcello, Ezekiel, Agnes and Fiona. Beloved partner of Nancy Fox. Survived by a brother, David McGary, John was preceded in death by a sister, Kathleen McGary, and a brother, Michael McGary. He will be remembered for his keen wit, love of books...
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Dwight Winter Fawcett

September 24, 1927 - January 13, 2017

Dwight Winter Fawcett, longtime resident of Winnetka, Illinois and North Palm Beach, Florida, passed away on January 13, at the age of 89, in his Evanston home. Mr. Fawcett lived a full life marked by a strong devotion to his family and friends. He was the only child of Hazel and Dwight Ansley Fawcett. He is survived by his beloved wife of 59 years, Anne Fawcett (nee Langfitt) and his three...
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Jacqueline M. Terry

December 26, 1930 - December 26, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Ducanor Cadet

February 26, 1943 - December 21, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Wilson Daniel Wefler

February 27, 1927 - December 15, 2016

Wilson Daniel Wefler (Dan,"Wef") of Massillon, Ohio died on Thursday, December 15th at Evanston Hospital with his family present. Dan was born on February 27, 1927. He attended Washington (Massillon) High School, and graduated with a degree in Journalism from Northwestern University (1950). In 1952 he married Bonnie Kistner and together they raised six children in Evanston, Illinois. Dan is...
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Richard Lee Crockett

September 13, 1944 - December 5, 2016

On Monday evening, December 5, 2016 at Skokie North shore Hospital, Dr. Richard Lee Crockett, Sr. quietly slipped into the arms of Jesus to take his eternal rest.Sunrise came on September 13, 1944, the fifth child of Willie George and Ina White Crockett. Richard was born in the Mount Vernon Hospital, in Mount Vernon, New York. Richard is a graduate of Mount Vernon A.B. Davis High School,...
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Judy A. Glunz

June 21, 1946 - November 17, 2016

Judy A. Glunz, nee LaMontagne, 70. Beloved wife of Jack Glunz; she was one of ten children born to the late Leo and Anne LaMontagne; dear sister of Dave (Fran) LaMontagne and twin sister of June (Bill) Krueger; devoted mother of Dan (Judi) Greenhill, Debbie (Kevin) Andrews, Michelle (Bob) Kwiatkowski; loving stepmother of Judi (Allan) Sidney, John Glunz Jr., Janet (Barry) Bischoff, Jim (Sally)...
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Margaret M. Mitchell

May 2, 1920 - November 14, 2016

Margaret (Peggy) May Mitchell of Evanston and a former resident of Winnetka, died Nov 14, in the Presbyterian Home. She was 96. Born on May 2, 1920, in Ann Arbor, MI, she lived there until she graduated from the School of Education at the University of Michigan, 1941. While at the University, she became a member of the Alpha Phi Sorority. She taught first grade in Ann Arbor for three years....
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William R. Wallin

December 11, 1942 - November 8, 2016

William R. Wallin was a devoted husband, father, pianist, gardener, philatelist, bookworm, and Christian. He was a quiet man who balanced the solitude of his hobbies with a strong dedication to service to others, volunteering at The Night Ministry, the Chicago Botanic Garden, and serving on the Boards of One Hope United and of the American Baptist Churches of Metro Chicago, as well as the...
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Brenda H. Gude

December 7, 1938 - November 8, 2016

Brenda H. Gude, nee Hartell, 77. Beloved wife for 47 years of John; devoted mother of Sarah (Craig) Anderson; cherished grandmother of Lauren, Caitlin, and Cade Anderson; loving dog mom to Trudy. Brenda was a lifelong volunteer at the Winnetka Community House and Evanston Hospital. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her. Memorial service Thursday, Nov 17, 2016, 4pm, at Christ Church, 784...
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Alfred Hackbarth

February 26, 1931 - November 8, 2016

Alfred "Hacky" Ernest Hackbarth, Jr, age 85, passed away peacefully on November 8, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband for 48 years of the late Katherine P. Hackbarth: devoted father of Katherine "Kate" (Greg) Rekett and Alfred (Megan) E. Hackbarth, III; proud grandfather of Elizabeth "Liza" and Reed Rekett; William, Harrison, and Lily Hackbarth; son of the late Alice and...
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William P. Seymour

August 14, 1930 - October 28, 2016

William P. Seymour, 86, beloved husband for 62 years of Carole nee Sabers; loving father of Pamela (Thomas) Sorg, Patrick (Jean) Seymour and Elizabeth (Robert) Rossdeutscher; devoted grandfather of Nolan (Maggie) Sorg and Dirk Seymour; dear brother of Dennis (Midge) Seymour; fond uncle and cousin to many. All services private. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Indian School, www...
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Myrtle S. WANGERIN

April 27, 1918 - October 27, 2016

Myrtle Wangerin, MSW died October 27, 2016 in Evanston, IL at the age of 98.After graduation from the University of Wisconsin, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, Myrtle began her career serving unwed mothers and their babies in Wisconsin. She met her husband Arnold in Milwaukee and together with him raised four children; she was also an active pastor's wife. She taught school briefly in...
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Angelo Gabriel Nicchitta

February 5, 1926 - October 24, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Peter Repenning

October 16, 1932 - October 22, 2016

Peter Albert Repenning passed away on Saturday, 23 October 2016 surrounded by his immediate family. The son of Albert Repenning and Estelle Vaillancourt Repenning, Peter was born October 16, 1932 in Oak Park, Illinois. He had two brothers, Charles and William. Foreshadowing a life-long love of music, one of his earliest memories was cringing as the neighbors practiced on a poorly-tuned piano. ...
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Lori L. Vodden

May 1, 1961 - October 17, 2016

Lori Lee Vodden nee Ubben, 55, beloved wife of Chris; loving mother of Dalton (Monika) and Devon Vodden; devoted daughter of Ruth and the late Arnold Ubben; dear sister of Jewel (Tom) Shervanik and the late Palmer Ubben; fond aunt to Lee and Blythe. Lori was a lover of cows. Funeral service Thursday 10 AM at Wm H. Scott Funeral Home, 1100 Greenleaf Avenue, Wilmette. Interment Memorial Park...
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Evelyn N. Nystrom

January 13, 1920 - October 10, 2016

Evelyn Norma Nystrom of Northbrook, IL formerly of Burbank, CA was born January 13, 1920; sister of the late Robert Nystrom; beloved aunt of Karen (Russ), Eric (Vanessa) and Karl Nystrom; great-aunt of Flynn and Grace; dear relative of Bruce (Stephanie) Buettell, and their sons Benjamin and William; sister-in-law of Evelyn Buettell and Robert Buettell. A 35 year employee of Ralph's grocery,...
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Berenice T. Malia

January 24, 1935 - October 4, 2016

Berenice T. Malia, nee Mimmack of Kenilworth. Member of The National Honor Society in Psychology Psichi and KAPPA DELTA PI an international Honor Society in Education. Beloved wife of Donald, devoted mother of Doniece (Richard) Malia-Wall, Donna (Robert) Malia-Koch, Diane Catherine Malia and Daniel Malia; cherished grandmother of Jennifer Catherine (Keith) Langel - Kreuser, Michelle Doniece ...
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Katherine Lloyd Hathaway

September 13, 1928 - September 26, 2016

Katherine (Kay) Lloyd Hathaway, 88, of Palatine, IL, passed away peacefully with her family at her bedside on September 26, 2016. She was born in Evanston, IL on September 13, 1928 to the late L. Duncan Lloyd and Olivia Schad Lloyd.Kay grew up in Glencoe, IL, attended New Trier High School where she was a member of the Verse Speaking Choir, and was a graduate of Stanford University. She moved...
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Joseph O. Sherman

August 15, 1936 - September 25, 2016

Joseph O. Sherman MD, 80, beloved husband of June nee Martin: loving father of Brian (Jennifer) and Lee Ann Sherman; cherished grandfather of Colleen, Eileen, Kevin, Derek and Edward; dear brother of Frederick (Dorothy) Sherman. A memorial service will be planned for a future date. Donations may be made to Alzheimer's Association.
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Barbara Byrne Johnson

January 13, 1925 - September 20, 2016

Bobbie Johnson, nee Byrne, 91, of Wilmette and most recently of Evanston, lL. Born in Omaha, Nebraska, Bobbie received her BA at University of Wisconsin- Madison and went on to receive a Masters from Barnard College. She taught gym and dance for several years at New Trier, and later was a substitute teacher at several local schools including Evanston High School. Bobbie has rejoined her husband...
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Marjorie Hubachek Watkins

May 18, 1921 - September 4, 2016

WATKINS, Marjorie HubachekMarjorie Ann Hubachek Watkins, known as Midge, was born May 18, 1921 and died September 4, 2016. She was the devoted daughter of Marjorie Mix and Frank B. Hubachek Sr. and sister of Frank B. Hubachek Jr., known as Bill, who all preceded her in death, as did one daughter, Brookes. She is survived by her beloved daughter, Scottie (Robert) and her treasured grandchildren...
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Dane Ronvik

January 1, 1960 - September 1, 2016

Dane Ronvik, 56, of Chicago, lost his battle with cancer on September 1, 2016. He was the beloved son of Richard and the late Ann Ronvik; step-son of Tara Ronvik; loving brother of Tracy ('Gene Holtzman) Ronvik; adoring uncle of Madeline Holtzman; special step-grandson-in-law of Jean Herbert Snitman; caring cousin and fond friend of many; graduate of Evanston Township H.S. and S.I.U. where he...
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C. Bradley Tips

February 22, 1935 - August 28, 2016

Carl Bradley Tips, age 81, passed away peacefully on August 28, 2016. Brad was born on February 22, 1935 in New York City to Carl and Alice Tips. Brad and his younger sister Doris grew up in rural upstate New York on Lake Waccabuc. Brad left for high school where he attended Choate Academy, and ran track. After graduating from Choate in 1953, Brad attended Williams College where he graduated...
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Elaine F. Anderson

November 24, 1918 - August 25, 2016

Elaine F. Anderson born Mary Elaine Fitzwilson from Winnetka, IL passed away on August 25, 2016. Elaine was 97 years old.Elaine was born on November 24, 1918 in Cincinnati, OH and later the family moved to Terrace Park, just outside the Queen City.In the early '30's, Elaine and the family moved east to Pittsburgh and she attended and graduated from P.C.W (Pennsylvania College for Women)...
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Heather Nicole Weiss

September 25, 1986 - August 24, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Heather Nicole Weiss

September 25, 1986 - August 24, 2016

Heather Nicole Weiss age 29 of Delray Beach, FL formerly of Kenilworth, IL; beloved mother of David; lifelong partner of D.J. Pothier; cherished daughter of John and Beth Weiss; dear sister of Allie, Mary Grace, and Sammi; granddaughter of Bob (Dolores) Weiss; dear niece, cousin and friend to many. Preceded in death by Leigh Anne and Elizabeth Weiss, John and Virginia Zur and Juanita Swanson....
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Pieter de Vryer

April 2, 1924 - August 23, 2016

Pieter de Vryer, 92, of Wilmette, August 23, 2016. Husband of the late Miepje. Loving father of Johanna de Vryer, Pieter de Vryer, and Leonard (Julie) deVrijer. Grandfather of Alex, Keith, Matthew, Alex, and Laura. Brother in law of Herman (Tienke) Brouwer, and Leonora Brouwer. Pieter was a Director of Pritzker's Children's Hospital, founder of Eating Disorders wing at Lutheran...
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Robert Wells Carton, M.D.

November 22, 1920 - August 15, 2016

Dr. Robert Wells Carton (Bob) of Winnetka, 95, died on Monday, August 15 in Evanston, Illinois. Born on November 22, 1920 in Lake Forest, Bob attended the Hotchkiss School in Lakeville, Connecticut and graduated from Princeton University in 1942 with honors in Chemistry. He graduated from Northwestern University Medical College in 1946 through the Army Student Training Program. After graduation,...
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Paul J. Mayer

September 23, 1934 - August 14, 2016

Paul J. Mayer, 81; U.S. Navy Veteran; of Glenview, IL; born in Buffalo, NY; beloved husband of Susan Mayer; most loving father of Jim (Melissa), John, Matt (Kelly), and Beth (Kevin) Remhof; adoring grandfather of Annie, Jack, Andy, Allison, Will, and Daniel; dear brother of Barbara (Tom) Postma, and the late Joe (late Jean); loving son of the late James & Alyse Mayer; fond friend of many...
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Irene Pfaff Tobin

April 11, 1929 - August 13, 2016

Irene Pfaff Tobin age 87 of Wilmette. Beloved wife of the late Thomas; loving mother of Mary, Thomas, Michael and James (Susan) Tobin; Cherished grandmother of John, Joseph and Alexandra Tobin. Visitation 9:30am until time of mass 10:30am Friday, August 19th at St. Joseph's Church, 1747 Lake Ave; Wilmette. Interment Calvary Cemetery. Visitation one hour prior to service at church. In lieu of...
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Noreen A. Rauer

October 23, 1934 - July 31, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, Wilmette, IL.
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Alice K. Pringle

August 9, 1934 - July 29, 2016

Alice Kouwenhoven Pringle, age 81, of Wilmette, died July 29, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Homer S. Pringle. Loving mother of Susan (Fred) Basch, Elizabeth Pringle, Sarah (Brian) Thomson and the late Anne Pringle. Cherished grandmother of Callie, Emma, Bailey and Jack. Dear sister of Phyllis Pullen.Born and raised in Baltimore, Mrs. Pringle graduated from Goucher College in 1956 and Cornell...
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Kathleen C. Bishop

May 17, 1946 - July 28, 2016

Kathleen C Bishop (nee Conerty) age 70 of Wilmette, beloved wife of Mark; loving mother of Mark (Amy) and Julie Bishop; cherished grandmother of Sean, Grace, and Charlie; dear sister of Michael (Martha) Conerty and Joan Conerty (Bill Klein); fond aunt of Sean, Patrick (Alexis), Brian (Chrissy), Michael (Jessica), Debbie, Cathy (Jason) and Elizabeth; sister in law of Charlotte Bishop ( late...
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Avis R. Lovelace

November 29, 1926 - July 10, 2016

Avis R. Lovelace, 89, of Northfield, was born in Evanston, IL on November 29, 1926, and died on July 10, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Charles D. Lovelace (1985). Loving mother of Timothy (Sonja) Lovelace of Northfield, IL, and Laura Hendrickson of Arizona. Adoring grandmother of Chad, Bryon, Charlee and Joseph. Dear daughter of the late Ole & Hattie Reinhold and fond friend of many...
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June Marwede Wendnagel

June 28, 1915 - June 26, 2016

6/26/2016 June Marwede Wendnagel Born Olieva June Marwede on June 28, 1915 in St. Paul, MN, she and her 8 siblings were raised by Charles Henry and Emma Louisa Augusta Kiecker Marwede in Fairfax, MN. She attributes her long life in part to all the organic vegetables from her mother's garden, and also to just loving life. Adventurous and bold, she graduated with an RN from the University of...
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Carl Frank Tantillo

May 23, 1924 - June 23, 2016

Carl Frank Tantillo, 92, of Northbrook, formerly of Glenview, June 23, 2016. Carl was a WWII Purple Heart Veteran. Beloved husband for 61 years of the late Ethel Lee. Loving father of Laura (Scott) Fraass, and William C. (Stella) Tantillo. Grandfather of nine. Son of the late Laura and Frank Tantillo. Funeral Service Thursday, July 7, 2016, 10:30 am at Glenview United Methodist Church, 727...
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Ann P. Siciliano

December 20, 1922 - June 22, 2016

Ann P. Siciliano-Wilmette, Ill.Ann P. Siciliano passed away peacefully on June 22, 2016 Born in Neptune, NJ, she was a pioneer in Cytology . She was a graduate of Northwestern University and a member of the American Society of Cytopathology. She was the last surviving sibling of this Siciliano generation. Funeral Mass is Saturday June 25, 2016 at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church ,...
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Carol R. Schell

October 10, 1924 - June 21, 2016

Carol R. Schell died on June 21, 2016 following a brief illness. She was 91 years old. Carol was born in Chicago on October 10, 1924 to Howard Ely Richardson and Henry Alcott Richardson. Her father was a Midwestern businessman. Her early schooling was in Milwaukee, Webster Groves, and South Bend, and she attended DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana where she won the English Medal. She was...
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Amelia E. Smith

September 26, 1937 - June 10, 2016

Amelia E. Smith (nee Turchi) born on September 26, 1937; died June 10, 2016 at the age of 78. She is survived by her sons, Earl (Elizabeth) and John (Sally), grandchildren, Madeline, Michael, Eric, and Celina, niece Debbi (Robert) Mikush, nephew Fred (Gwen) Feyertag, great nieces, Jaime and Brigitte Mikush, and Sierra Feyertag, nephew Paul Feyertag, great, great nephews Aedan and Shaun Mikush,...
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