Wilson J. Heinrichs of Des Plaines
Prayers for Wilson J. Heinrichs, 86, will be said at 9:15 a. m. Monday, at Nelson Funeral Home, 820 Talcott Road at Cumberland, Park Ridge. Mass will follow at 10 a. m., at St. Mary Church, Des Plaines.
Born June 27, 1912, in Berwyn, he died Tuesday, Dec. 29, 1998, at The Abington in Glenview. Burial will be in St. Henry Cemetery, Chicago.
A veteran of the Navy during World War II, Mr. Heinrichs was retired from Joanna Western Mills Company after many years. He was past president of St. Joseph College Parents' Club and a member of St. Mary's Church Men's Club. Following his retirement, he volunteered, delivering Meals-On-Wheels for St. Elizabeth Hospital.
Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Florence (nee Reding); son, Gerard (Lynn) Heinrichs of Palatine; and grandchildren, Katie, Amy and Peter Heinrichs.
He was preceded in death by his brothers, Roy and Howard.
Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p. m. Sunday, at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Parkinson's Foundation.
For information, (847) 823-5122.
William Herman of Roselle
Services for William Herman will begin with prayers at 10 a. m. Monday, at Salerno's Rosedale Chapels, 450 W. Lake St. (3/4 mile west of Bloomingdale/Roselle Road), Roselle, and continue with Mass at 11 a. m., at St.
Walter Church. Interment will be in St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine.
He was the beloved husband of Frances Herman; devoted father of Norma Jean Young, William Albert (Karen), Kenneth James (Carol), Michael (Kathy), Steven (Sandra) and Barbara Jean (William) Harper; fond grandfather of 17; and great-grandfather of 12. He was also the dear brother of Margaret Sujdak; and dear uncle of Lois Caccioppo and Ronald Herman.
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p. m. Sunday, at the funeral home.
For information, (630) 889-1700.
Adolph Hermann of Elgin
Services for Adolph Hermann, 85, will be held at 11 a. m. Monday, at Madison Funeral Home, 305 Park St., Elgin.
Mr. Hermann died Tuesday, Dec. 29, 1998, at Sherman West Court in Elgin.
Burial will be in Lakewood Memorial Park, Elgin.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p. m. Sunday, at the funeral home.
For information, (847) 741-1128.
George C. Hess of Elk Grove Village
Services for George C. Hess, 86, will be held at 10 a. m. Tuesday, at Grove Memorial Chapel, 1199 S. Arlington Heights Rd. (three blocks south of Biesterfield Rd. ), Elk Grove Village.
Born in Chicago, Mr. Hess died Monday, Dec. 28, 1998, at Glen Oaks Medical Center in Glendale Heights. Interment will be in Union Ridge Cemetery, Chicago.
A retired machinist, he was the husband of the late Lucille F. (nee Barnikow); father of Richard G. Hess and the late Darlene (Roy) McNeil of Highland, Ind.; grandfather of Richard G. (fiancee Carol) Hess Jr., Lisa K. (Joseph) Krceczowski, Tammy Thompson, Dan (Jill) McNeil and Mike McNeil; and uncle of Dennis (Martha) Bruce.
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p. m. Monday, at the funeral home.
For information, (847) 640-0566.
Anloyce C. Joy, 71, of South Elgin, died Thursday, Dec. 31, 1998. Arrangements were made by Laird Funeral Home, Elgin, (847) 741-8800.
Bruce P. Klinnert Jr. of Carpentersville
Services for Bruce P. Klinnert Jr., 29, will be held at 10:30 a. m. Monday, at Community Funeral Home, Route 25, Dundee.
Mr. Klinnert died Wednesday, Dec. 30, 1998, athome. Burial will be in Dundee East Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Bobbie; son, Zachary; stepfather, James Townsend; mother, Susan Klinnert; father, Bruce P. Klinnert Sr.; sisters, Tina (Greg) Marshall, Billie (Kevin) Hickey and Tammy (Frank) Ricci; nephew, Kenny; niece, Kaitlin; and maternal grandmother, Annabell Lasiowski.
Visitationwill be from 5 to 9 p. m. Sunday, at the funeral home.
For information, (847) 426-3474.
Sue Kryshal of Palatine
Funeral services for Sue Kryshal (nee Mieszala), 77, will be held at 10 a. m. Monday, at Ahlgrim & Sons Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Highway, Palatine.
Born Nov. 10, 1921, in Chicago, she died Saturday, Dec. 26, 1998, at Northwest Community Healthcare, Arlington Heights. Burial will be in St. Adalbert Cemetery, Niles.
Survivors include her husband, Stanley J. Kryshal; daughter, Pam (Dan) Szarzak; grandson, Nick Szarzak; brothers and sisters, Helen (the late Mitch) Rybka, John (the late Sally) Mieszala, Irene (the late Ed) Pulak, Frank (Norma) Mieszala and Chester (Bernie) Mieszala; and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p. m. Sunday, at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Children's Memorial Foundation, 759 W. Belden, Chicago, IL 60614.
For information, (847) 358-7411.
James R. Lawrence, 70, of Schaumburg, died Thursday, Dec. 31. Arrangements were made by Grove Memorial Chapel, Elk Grove Village, (847) 640-0566.
Louise R. LeClair of Highland Park
Services for Louise R. LeClair, 68, will be held at 10 a. m. today, at Immaculate Conception Church, 770 Deerfield Rd., Highland Park. A gathering will follow immediately at the IC School.
Born Oct. 10, 1930, in Evanston, she died Thursday, Dec. 31, 1998, at home.
Burial will be private.
She was a homemaker and former member of the Highland Park Women's Club.
Survivors include her husband, Robert S. LeClair of Highland Park; children, Susan (Ray) Bohlin of Dallas, Texas, Diane (Tom) DeMarco of Prairie View, Bob (Laura) LeClair of Port Orange, Fla., Tom (Jane) LeClair of Tinley Park, Nanci (Dennis) Nedweski of Kenosha, Wis., Julie (David) Vetter of Gurnee and Bill (Katie) LeClair of Gurnee; 23 grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; and dear friends, Angie and Red Neal of Highland Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of choice or you may e-mail the family at tyronesbud@WebTV. com.
Arrangements were made by Kelley and Spalding Funeral Home, Highland Park.
For information, (847) 831-4260.
Jean Holliday LoGrasso of Wheeling
Services for Jean Holliday LoGrasso, 51, formerly of Wilmette, will be held at 2 p. m. Monday, at Kolssak Funeral Home, 189 S. Milwaukee Ave. (two blocks south of Dundee Road), Wheeling.
Born Sept. 25, 1947, in Evanston, she died Thursday, Dec. 31, 1998, at Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge. Interment will be private.
Mrs. LoGrasso was the director of production for the Quarasan Group in Chicago. She courageously battled breast cancer for 12 years and never lost her spirit for living.
She was the beloved wife for 25 years of Edward J. LoGrasso; cherished daughter of John P. and Marianne (nee Jessup) Holliday of Scottsdale, Ariz.; dear sister of Gail (Ron) Hess of Chesterfield, Mo., and Terry (Roy) Kloepfer of Somers, Wisc.; and loving aunt of many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p. m. Sunday, at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
For information, (847) 537-6600.
Sam F. Mangiamele of Barrington
Prayers for Sam F. Mangiamele, 59, will be held at 10 a. m. Monday, at Smith-Corcoran Funeral Home, 185 E. Northwest Hwy., Palatine, followed by a 10:30 a. m. Mass at Holy Family Parish, 2515 W. Palatine Road, Inverness.
Born June 6, 1939, in Chicago, he died Thursday, Dec. 31, 1998, at Hoffman Estates Medical Center.
Mr. Mangiamele was a member of San Leoluca Da Corleone Society and a supporter of the Holy Family Parish Footsteps in Faith program.
He is survived by his wife, Maria (nee Badami); son, Sam Joseph Mangiamele of Chicago; daughters, Anna Marie Vargo of Columbus, Ohio and Lea Mangiamele of Chicago; brothers, Robert (Virginia) Mangiamele and Dominick (Angie) Mangiamele; sister, Frances (Nick) Milazzo; and grandchildren, Jennifer and Luke.
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p. m. Sunday, at Smith-Corcoran Funeral Home, 185 E. Northwest Hwy., Palatine.
Memorials may be made to Holy Family Parish, 2515 W. Palatine Road, Inverness, IL 60067.
For information, (847) 359-8020.
George William Meier of Wheeling
Services for George William Meier, 85, will be held at 11 a. m. Monday, at Community Presbyterian Church, 196 Highland Ave., Wheeling.
Born Feb. 19, 1913, in Northbrook (Shermerville), he died Thursday, Dec. 31, 1998, at the Abington of Glenview.
Burial will be private.
A resident of Wheeling for 52 years, Mr. Meier had attended Deerfield Shields High School in Highland Park.
He was employed for 35 years as the manager of the A & P store on Central Street in Evanston and in the accounting department of Palwaukee Airport for 17 years.
He was the beloved husband for 52 years of Virginia Meier (nee Gieske); loving father of Stuart (Valerie) Meier and Glenn (Kathy) Meier; cherished grandfather of Tim, Mike, Robby, Lauren and Tiffany; and dear brother of the late Grace (the late Clifford) Melzer.
Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p. m. Sunday, at Kolssak Funeral Home, 189 S. Milwaukee Ave. (two blocks south of Dundee Road), Wheeling.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to Community Presbyterian Church would be appreciated.
For information, (847) 537-6600.
Naomi C. Schimka of Des Plaines
Services for Naomi C. Schimka (nee Hallum), 84, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, at United Church of Christ, at Cora and Henry Road, Des Plaines, where she will lie in state from 10 a.m. until the time of services.
Born July 28, 1914, in Walnut Grove, Minn., she died Monday, March 8, 1999, at Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge.
Interment will be in Memory Gardens Cemetery.
Mrs. Schimka was a bookkeeper for Pierce Electric in Chicago for 25 years, and a member of the Christ Church Women's Guild and Klesia.
She was the wife of the late Keith Peterson and Joseph Schimka Sr.; mother of Lawrence J. (Melanie) Schimka of Des Plaines and thelate Keith Peterson; sister of the late Carrol Hallum and August Hallum; and grandmother of Amy (Will) Poirier and Megan and Bradley Peterson.
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Thursday, at Oehler Funeral Home, 555 Lee St., Des Plaines.
For information, (847) 824-5155.
Edna M. Schmidt of Naperville
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial, for Edna M. Schmidt, 80, will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday, at St. Raphael Catholic Church, 1215 Modaff Road, Naperville.
Born Aug. 30, 1918, in Marion County Ind., she died Monday, March 8, 1999, at Edward Hospital in Naperville. Interment will be private.
Mrs. Schmidt was a homemaker and a member of St. Raphael Catholic Church.
She was involved with many activities and volunteered with the Meals on Wheels program at the Naperville Senior Citizens Center.
She is survived by her husband, Raymond P. Schmidt; sons, Raymond P. Jr. of Lockport, Howard (Cindy) of Naperville and Kenneth (Janet) of Elmhurst; daughter, Maryellen Mix of Ames, Iowa; grandchildren, Scott (Robin), Brandon, Clayton and Linsay Schmidt, allof Naperville, Heather Schmidt of Lockport, John and Matthew Schmidt of Elmhurst and Denise and Christopher Mix ofAmes, Iowa; and sister, Dorothy Hutchinson of Ventura, Calif.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Gottfriedand Edna Beth Driessen.
Visitation will be from 9:15 until the time of Mass, Thursday, at the church.
Memorials in Mrs. Schmidt's name may be made to the American Diabetes Association, Northern Illinois Affiliate, 6 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 1202, Chicago, IL 60602.
Arrangements were made by Beidelman-Kunsch Funeral Home, Naperville.
For information, (630) 355-0264.
Herman Seegert of Elgin
Funeral services for Herman Seegert, 83, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, at Madison Funeral Home, 305 Park St., Elgin, with the Rev. Harold Ross officiating.
Born Aug. 5, 1915, in Barrington Township, the son of Herman and Wilhemine Holland Seegert, he passed away Tuesday, March 9, 1999, at Provena St. Joseph Hospital, Elgin. Burial will be in Lakewood Memorial Park.
Mr. Seegert was the former owner of H. M. Seegert Construction in Elgin and retired as a comptroller with Jewel Companies Inc. During World War II, he was a foreman at Illinois Tool Works. A member of Calvary Lutheran Church, Elgin, Mr. Seegert was past president and member of NEBA, a member of the Golden Kiwanis and a service volunteer.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Seegert (nee Christiansen); sons, Michael (Patricia) Seegert of Algonquin and Charles Seegert of Wisconsin; daughters, Cynthia (Michael) Smith of Elgin, Patricia (Christopher) Cammarata of Yorkville and Diane (George) Sotos of Arizona; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and sisters, Larena Aikin, Louise Greenberg and Dorothy Dehmlow.
He was preceded in death by his parents; first wife, Marion (nee Schmitz); and son, David Seegert.
Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Elgin Fire Department Paramedics or the Calvary Lutheran Church, Elgin.
For information, (847) 741-1128.