Arliss J. Weigel of South Elgin
Services for Arliss J. Weigel, 66, will be held at 11 a.m. today, at St. John's Lutheran Church in Elgin. The Rev. Thomas Niermann will officiate.
Born Oct. 28, 1932, in Elgin, to Arwin and Eunice (nee Pfafflin) Gerberding, she died Wednesday, March 24, 1999, at Sherman West Court in Elgin. Burial will be in Bluff City Cemetery.
Mrs. Weigel was a lifelong resident of Elgin and South Elgin, and a 1950 graduate of Elgin High School. She had worked as a bookkeeper with Weigel's Auto Safety Service. Mrs. Weigel was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church of Elgin, where she served in the Altar Guild.
Surviving are her daughter, Debra (Terry) Pfortmiller of Elgin; son, Richard (Deanne) Weigel of Elgin; grandchildren.
Tera, Robert, Tegan, Danielle and Tessa; and her companion for the past 13 years, Sable.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Robert E. Weigel; and stepfather, Robert Prell.
Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. until the time of services today, at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to St. John's Lutheran Church or to the Hospice of Northeastern Illinois.
Arrangements were made by Laird Funeral Home, Elgin.
Frank N. White of Prospect Heights
Memorial services for Frank N. White, 76, will be held at 1 p.m. today, at the Lutheran Home for the Aged, 800 W. Oakton St., Arlington Heights.
Born July 24, 1922, in London, Ontario, Canada, he died Wednesday, March 17, 1999, at the Lutheran Home for the Aged.
Mr. White was a retired damage estimator for State Farm Insurance Company for more than 10 years.
Survivors include his wife, Lois (nee Chirpe); daughters, Ruth Ann McClinton and Patricia (Howard) Nolte; and brother, Clanon White.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Mooseheart, Route 31, Mooseheart, IL 60539, Attn: Chuck Thulin.
Arrangements were made by Meadows Funeral Home, Rolling Meadows.
Juana Barba of Elgin
A funeral Mass for Juana Barba, 81, will be celebrated at noon Monday, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Elgin. The Rev. Hector Moreno will officiate.
Born Feb. 24, 1918, in Tepatitlan, Jalisco, Mexico, she died Thursday, March 25, 1999, at Our Lady of the Resurrection Hospital in Chicago. Burial will be private.
Mrs. Barba was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church.
Survivors include her daughter, Maria Barba of Elgin; grandsons, Luis Fernando Lopez of Elgin and Jose J. Lopez Jr. of Elgin; granddaughter, Patricia (Matthew) Pullman ofChicago; great-grandson, Joshua Pullman of Chicago; and great-granddaughter, Isabella Pullman of Chicago.
Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Sunday, at O'Connor & Homeier Funeral Home, 364 Division St., Elgin, with rosary at 7 p.m.
Lavada J. Clevenger of Hanover Park
Prayers for Lavada J. Clevenger (nee Wright), 61, will be said at 10:15 a.m. Monday, at Countryside Funeral Home, 1640 Greenmeadows Blvd. (at Barrington Rd.), Streamwood/Schaumburg. Mass will follow at 11 a.m. at St. Ansgar Church.
Born May 23, 1937, in Cattlesburg, Ky., she died Thursday, March 25, 1999, at St. Alexius Medical Center. Cremation will be private.
Survivors include her husband of 24 years, Jerry Clevenger; children, Jayne (Duke) Sebastian of Schaumburg, Shawn Parker of St. Charles, Carolen Rodgers of Arizona, Robert (Rose) Wright Jr. of Schaumburg and Lori Clevenger of Hanover Park; grandchildren, Katie (Mike), David, Brian, Justin, Lindsey, Nicholas, Robert, Steven and Katelyn; and great-grandchild, Sidney.
Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, Northwest Suburban Unit, 625 North Ct., Suite 280, Palatine, IL 60067-8162, would be appreciated.
Evan D. Cox
Private funeral services and intermenty will be held for Evan D. Cox, 67, most recently of Lake Geneva, Wis.
Born Dec. 23, 1931, in Chicago, he passed away Friday, March 26, 1999, at Northern Illinois Medical Center, McHenry.
Mr. Cox had made his home in Lake Geneva for the past two years and had formerly livedin Bull Shoals, Ark., for more than 10 years. He retired in 1987 from the Teletype Corporation in Skokie, with more than 30 years of service. Mr.
Cox also served his country in the Korean War.
He leaves his daughter, Cindy (Kenneth) O'Connor of Spring Grove; son, Robert (Geri) Cox of Streamwood; grandsons, Todd and Jake Evan; and sister, Diane (Ronadl) Frankel of Tarpan Springs, Fla.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Charlotte Cox, on Nov. 4, 1996.
Contributions in Mr. Cox's memory may be given to the American Diabetes. Foundation.
Arrangements were entrusted to Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, Ltd., Grayslake.
Luigi D'Andrea, 81, of Franklin Park, died Thursday, March 25, 1999. Arrangements were made by Countryside Funeral Home, Bartlett, (630) 289-7575.
Martha Farrelly of Batavia
A funeral Mass for Martha Farrelly, 94, will be held at 11:30 a.m. today, at Holy Cross Church, Batavia. Rev. David Huber will officiate.
Born May 18, 1904, in Edinburgh, Scotland, the daughter of John and Elizabeth Hanley, she passed away Friday, March 26, 1999, at Meadow Brook Manor in Naperville. Interment will be in Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside.
She is survived by her sister, Theresa Dunn of Batavia; many nieces and nephews; and many great-nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Farrelly; and four sisters.
Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. today, at Yurs-Peterson Funeral Home, 209 S. Batavia Ave., Batavia.
Contributions to the Sisters of the Holy Souls or a charity of choice, are appreciated.
Joseph J. Hamlin, 85, of Elmhurst, died Friday, March 26, 1999. Arrangements were made by Steuerle Funeral Home, Villa Park, (630) 832-4161.
Peter F. Holczinger formerly of Batavia
A prayer service for Peter F. Holczinger, 89, of Aurora, willbe held at 11 a.m. Monday, at Yurs-Peterson Funeral Home, 209 S. Batavia Ave., Batavia.
Born Sept. 29, 1909, in Chicago, the son of Anthony and Kathleen (nee Brenzan) Holczinger, he passed away Sunday, March 21, 1999, atProvena McAuley Manor in Aurora. Interment will be in Resurrection Cemetery, Geneva Township.
Mr. Holczinger moved to Romania with his parents at an early age. He lived there until 1930, returning to the United States at the age of 21. Due to the Great Depression, he was not able to obtain work in Chicago, so he moved to Batavia in 1931 to work for the Feldott family on their farm. He then was employed for the former Thor Power Tool Company in Aurora, until his retirement in 1973. He was a member of Holy Cross Church in Batavia.
He is survived by two nieces of Romania; and many dear friends including, Leon and Mickey Feldott of Batavia.
He was preceded in death by his parents, three sisters and one brother.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of the prayer service Monday, at the funeral home.
Contributions in his memory may be made to Holy Cross Church, 2300 Main St., Batavia, IL 60510.
Michael `Mike' T. Jankoski formerly of Warrenville
Prayers for Michael `Mike' T. Jankoski, 46, of Spring Lake, Mich., will be said at 8:45 a.m. Monday, at Williams-Kampp Funeral Home, 430 E. Roosevelt Rd. (oneblock west of Naperville Road), Wheaton. Mass will follow at 9:30 a.m. at St. Irene Church, Warrenville.
Born July 24, 1952, in Chicago, he died Wednesday, March 24, 1999, at home after a 25-year struggle with cancer. Interment will be in Assumption Cemetery.
A graduate of Western Michigan University in 1975, he worked for Marriott at Hackley Hospital in Muskegon, Mich. as manager of POM/Engineering. He was a member of St. Mary's Church in Spring Lake. Mikewill be remembered for his outgoing ways, his smile, his love of good food and most of all for his courage.
He is survived by his wife of 20 years, Dianne; his young son, Mike at home; mother, Amelia Jankoski of England; sisters, Margaret (Michael) Kreuzer of Elmhurst, Catherine (William) Wright of Glen Ellyn and Marilyn (Robert) Wicks of England; sisters-in-law, Marianne (A. Robert) Powers of Vernon Hills, Joanne (Robert) Spang of Darien and Rosanne (Douglas) Herring of Lockport; 18 nieces and nephews; many cousins; and special friends, Tom and Doug Freye of Muskegon.
He was preceded in death by his father, Vincent `Fuzz' Jankoski; and in-laws, Rose M. and Chester L. Fugiel.
Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. today and Sunday, at the funeral home.
Donations to Michael Jankoski Educational, c/o Lisle Savings, Attn: Sharon A. Scott, 1450 Maple Ave., Lisle, IL 60532, would be appreciated.
LaVerne Javor of Arlington Heights
Services for LaVerne Javor, 72, will be held at 7:15 p.m. today, at Ahlgrim & Sons Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Highway, Palatine.
Born Dec. 8, 1926, in Chicago, she died Wednesday, March 24, 1999, at Northwest Community Healthcare, Arlington Heights. Burial will be private.
Survivors include her daughter, Cheryl (Joe) Kellerhals of Palatine; sister, Irene Hughes; grandchildren, Jennifer and Adam Kellerhals; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Javor; son, Robert Javor; and brother, Harvey Kierzek.
Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. today, with services at 7:15 p.m., at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of donor's choice.
Walter S. Kapa of North Chicago
A funeral Mass for Walter S. Kapa, 87, will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, at Queen of Peace Church, 910 14th St., North Chicago.
Born March 26, 1912, in Bradock, Pa., he died Wednesday, March 24, 1999, at Provena-St. Therese Hospital, Waukegan.
A longtime resident of North Chicago, Mr. Kapa had worked at U. S. Steel for 44 years prior to his retirement. He was a member of Queen of Peace Church, and the U. S. Steel Senior Citizens Club.
Among his other interests, he was an avid fisherman and loved gardening.
Walter is survived by his wife, Frances Kapa (nee Nedelka); daughter, Regina Mann of Glenshaw, Pa.; granddaughters, Kim and Karen; grandson, Carl Mann; brother-in-law, John (Virginia) Nedelka of Sequin, Wash.; sister-in-law, Kay Marinelli of Kenosha, Wis.; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Stella Kapa; three brothers; and one sister.
Visitation will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday, at Salata Funeral Chapel, 729 14th St., North Chicago, and from 9:30 a.m. until the time of Mass at 10 a.m. Monday, at the church.
Edna Kopitke (nee Pickup), 95, of Maywood, died Monday, March 22, 1999. Arrangements were made by Kolssak Funeral Home, Wheeling, (847) 537-6600.