Leuzzi See Mercurio, Josephine
Susan M. Lutfy of Naperville Services for Susan M. Lutfy, 90, will begin at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, at Beidelman-Kunsch Funeral Home, 117 W. Van Buren, Naperville, and continue with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of Lebanon Church, 725 N. Hillside Ave., Hillside. Reverend Victor Kayrouz will officiate.
Born Aug. 22, 1908, in Chicago, she died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 1999, at Edward Hospital in Naperville. Entombment will be in All Saints Mausoleum, Des Plaines.
Mrs. Lutfy was a resident of Naperville for the past four years, having previously lived in Elmwood Park. She was a homemaker and a member of Our Lady of Lebanon Church.
Survivors include her sons, Ralph and Philip of Naperville; grandchildren, Kathy, Faris and Philip of Naperville; brothers, George and Faris; and sisters, Lorraine, Emily and Marie.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Faris in 1987.
Visitation will be from 2 to 9 p.m. today, at the funeral home.
For information, (630) 355-0264.
Sandra Maas of Mount Prospect
Services for Sandra Maas (nee Ohrn), 63, will be held at 11 a.m. Sunday, at Friedrichs Funeral Home, 320 W. Central Road (at Northwest Highway), Mount Prospect.
Born Sept. 4, 1935, in Chicago, she died Thursday, Jan. 14, 1999, at Northwest Community Healthcare, Arlington Heights.
A homemaker, she was the beloved wife of Rudolph Maas; loving mother of Susan (Ronald) Peadro, Debra (Gregg) Crowell, Stephen (Carol) Maas, James (Denise) Maas and David (Carol) Maas; cherished grandmother of Jeffrey and Rebecca Peadro, David and Brendan Crowell, Stephen Maas, Andrew and Rachel Maas, and Bradley and Kevin Maas; beloved daughter of Lester and the late Lillymae Ohrn; and dear sister of Larry (Pat), Charles (Carol) and Lester (Carol) Ohrn.
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Saturday, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 625 North Court, Suite 280, Palatine, IL 60067, or to the American Lung Association, 1440 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607.
For information, (847) 255-7800.
Margaret K. Martin of Wheaton
A funeral Mass for Margaret K. Martin (nee Keelan), 88, will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, at St. Michael Church, Illinois and West Streets, Wheaton. Family and friends should meet at the church.
She died Thursday, Jan. 14, 1999, at Wynscape Nursing Home, Wheaton.
Burial will be in Wheaton Cemetery.
A resident of Wheaton for 20 years, Mrs. Martin was a volunteer for the Wheaton History Center and the WheatonPolice Department, and a board member of the Wheaton Library. She was also very active with the Senior Citizens ofthe Wheaton Park District and St. Michael Church.
Surviving are her daughter, Joan Goddard; daughter-in-law, Marcia Martin; grandchildren, Elizabeth Martin, Charles (Wendy) Martin and Eve Angler; and four great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her brother, Bud, and sister, Deedee.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles E. Martin; and son, Robert J. Martin, the former mayor of Wheaton.
Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday, at Williams Kampp Funeral Home, 430 E. Roosevelt Road (one block east of Naperville Road), Wheaton.
Donations in her memory to the Wheaton History Center, 606 N. Main St., Wheaton, IL 60187, would be greatly appreciated.
For information, (630) 668-0016.
Josephine M. Mercurio of Mount Prospect
Funeral Mass for Josephine M. Mercurio (nee Catanzaro), 84, formerly of Franklin Park, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, at St. Cecilia Church, at Golf and Meier Roads, Mount Prospect.
Born Aug. 24, 1914, in Chicago, she died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 1999, at Northwest Community Healthcare. Interment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery.
She was the wife of the late Bernard Rupprecht and Frank Mercurio; mother of Eleanore (Peter) Leuzzi; grandmother of Rosemarie (Ron) Evenson, Louis (Michele) Leuzzi, JoAnne Leuzzi, Bernard (Trisha) Leuzzi and Francene (Russ) Robb; great-grandmother of many; and sister of Frank Catanzaro, Sr. Rosalie Catanzaro and Catherine (George) Greiwe.
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. today, at Friedrichs Funeral Home, 320 W. Central Road at Northwest Hwy., Mount Prospect, and from 9 a.m. until the time of Mass Saturday, at the church.
For information, (847) 255-7800.
Amy L. Mivshek of Wadsworth
Services for Amy L. Mivshek, 82, formerly of Waukegan, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, at Salata Gurnee Funeral Home, 4190 Old Grand Ave., Gurnee.
Born April 7, 1916, in North Chicago, she died suddenly, Tuesday, Jan. 12, 1999. Interment will be private.
A lifelong resident of the area, Miss Mivshek formerly owned and operated a grocery store at 22nd and Green Bay Road in North Chicago for several years.
She retired in 1981 from North Chicago Veterans Hospital after 13 years of service. She was a former member of Mother of God Church, a lifetime honorable member of the North Chicago Lions Club, and an active member of the Slovenic National Home.
Survivors include her brother, Al `Fat' Mivshek of Sarasota, Fla.; and sisters-inlaw, Irene Mivshek of Park City, Sophie Mivshek of Waukegan and Mamie Mivshek of Waukegan. She will also be missed by her many loving nieces, nephews, great-nieces and -nephews, and great-great-nieces and -nephews.
She was preceded in death by herparents, Frank and Louise Mivshek; brothers, Frank `Cinders,' John, and Herman `Skinny' Mivshek; and sister-in-law, Mitzie Mivshek.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today, at the funeral home.
For information, (847) 244-1155.
Joseph M. Montopoli, 76, of Roselle, died Wednesay, Jan. 13, 1999. Arrangements were made by Salerno's Rosedale Chapels, Roselle, (630) 889-1700.
Linda Marie White Morgan formerly of Wheaton
A memorial service for Linda Marie White Morgan, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Winfield.
The daughter of Ray and Betty White, Linda died Saturday, Dec. 19, 1998, in Bloomington, Minn.
Robert Thorlief Narup, 66, of Wheaton, died Thursday, Jan. 14, 1999. Arrangements were made by Hultgren Funeral Home, Wheaton, (630) 668-0027.
Katherine Kreutzer Nickol
A funeral Mass for Katherine Kreutzer Nickol, 99, a resident of The Benchmark in Hoffman Estates, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, at St. Catherine of Siena Church, West Dundee.
Rev. Louis Tosto will officiate.
Born Feb. 5, 1899, in Chicago, the daughter of John and Katherina Schoenberger, she died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 1999, in Hoffman Estates. Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery, Buffalo Grove.
Survivors include many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert; sisters, Ann (Roy) Colliflower, Marie (Herman) Kriesten and Frances (Leo) Ratzer; and brothers, Frank (Frieda) Kreutzer, Christ (Martha) Kreutzer, Jacob (Esther) Kreutzer and Peter (Olga) Kreutzer.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today, at Miller Funeral Home, 504 W. Main St., West Dundee, and from 9 a.m. until the time of Mass Saturday, at the church.
Please omit flowers.
Masses would be appreciated.
For information, (847) 426-3436.
Ella Mae Pruitt (nee Webb), 89, of Northlake, died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 1999. Arrangements were made by Gibbons Funeral Home, Elmhurst, (630) 832-0018.
Karen A. Rezny of Wheaton
Services for Karen A. Rezny, 39, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, at St. John Lutheran Church, 125 E. Seminary, Wheaton. Rev. Scott Bruzek will officiate.
Born Feb. 19, 1959, in Aurora, she passed away Thursday, Jan. 14, 1999, at home after many years of battling cancer. Interment will be private.
A lifelong resident of Wheaton, Karen was employed by Walgreen's as a pharmacist. She was also a member of St. John Lutheran Church.
Her strength and spirit live on in those who love her; parents, Richard and Arlene Rezny; brother, Richard; sisters, Kathy (Bruce) Stanley and Chris (Brad) Joseph; and nieces, Rachel Stanley and Nicole and Julianna Joseph. She will be fondly remembered by the many people whose lives she touched.
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Sunday, at Hultgren Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St., Wheaton.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directedto The Morton Arboretum, 4100 Illinois Route 53, Lisle, IL 60532.
For information, (630) 668-0027.
William G. Runge of Ingleside
Cremation and inurnment for William G. Runge, 71, will be private.
Born April 12, 1927, in Chicago, Mr. Runge passed away Tuesday, Jan. 12, 1999, at home.
He had made his home inIngleside for the past 21 years. A veteran of the Army serving in the Artillery Division, he was a member of the Alumni Association of Lane Tech High School in Chicago, the American Legion of Fox Lake Post #703 and DePaul University Alumni Association. He was also a volunteer of the Lake County Museum Association.
He leaves his wife, Mary Ann (nee Brendle); children, Steve (Lorraine) Runge of Chicago, Barbara Clarke of Hoffman Estates, Brenda (James) Harvey of Memphis, Tenn., Laura Cruz of Des Plaines, Dawn (Curtis) King of Yale, Mich. and Edward (Susan) Durkin of Urbana, Ill.; 14 grandchildren; brother, Robert (Debbie) Runge of Florida; niece, Lynda Runge of Florida; nephew, Frank (Kelly) Lato of Chicago; and great-niece, Gabriel Runge of Florida.
Memorials may be given to the charity of your choice, in memory of William.
Arrangements were entrusted to Strang Funeral Chapel and Crematorium, Ltd., Grayslake.
For information, (847) 223-8122.
Eva Schambach a lifelong resident of Elgin
Funeral services for Eva Schambach, 84, will be held at 10a.m. Saturday, at Laird Funeral Home, 310 S. State St., Elgin.
Born June 17, 1914, in Elgin, the daughterof John and Rose Huber Schambach, she died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 1999, at Apostolic Christian Resthaven.
Burial will be in Bluff City Cemetery.
Ms. Schambach was employed by Dresser Industries for 25 years prior to her retirement. She volunteered at St. Joseph Hospital and was a member of the Elgin Geneaological Society.
Survivors include her brothers, Walter of Carpentersville, Arthur of Nevada and Elmer (Dorothy) of Bowling Green, Ky.; sisters, Carolyn Vincent of Muscotah, Kan.; and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today, at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Apostolic Christian Resthaven.
For information, (847) 741-8800.