Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Richard A. Price, Sr. passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 21st. He was a veteran of WWII Pacific Theater, was awarded two Bronze Stars, the Purple Heart, and other war related medals. Services will be held on Thursday.
Tuesday, May 21
Richard A. Price, Sr. passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 21st. He was a veteran of WWII Pacific Theater, was awarded two Bronze Stars, the Purple Heart, and other war related medals. He retired from Navistar in 1981. Richard was born to Ralph Kay Price and Jenny Oman Price in New Bedford, Massachusetts in May 1921. Richard is survived by his wife Frances E. Price; his children Richard A. (Marilyn) Price, Jr., Cynthia (Clifton) Haslop and Keith (Debra) Price; proud grandfather of 10 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren. Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 23rd from 3:00PM to 8:00PM at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Hwy., Palatine. Private family interment will take place at Bohemian National Cemetery in …
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
The life of Doris Ann Jones will be honored and remembered this Friday.
Wednesday, March 20
Doris Ann Jones was born April 24, 1919 in West Allis, WI, and she passed away March 19, 2013 in Long Grove, IL. Survivors include her daughter, Jill (Patrick) Moscato, grandchildren, Christopher (Tracy Palka) Moscato, Tracy (Marc Spizzirri) Moscato and Matthew Moscato. Doris was preceded in death by her husband, Edward O. Jones; parents, John and Helen (nee Temper) Lynch and 3 brothers. Doris was a loving mother and grandmother. Memorial visitation for Doris Ann Jones (nee Lynch), 93, of Chicago will be held Friday, March 22, 2013 from 4:00 p.m. until the time of the memorial service at 7:30 p.m at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Highway, Palatine, IL, 60067. Interment was private. For information, call the Ahlgrim …
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Jeffrey Pryor lived in Lake Zurich, and is a former Palatine resident. He passed away suddenly at his home on March 15. A memorial visitation will be held this Thursday.
Tuesday, March 19
Jeffery R. Pryor was born April 26, 1963 in Arlington Heights, and he passed away suddenly at home on March 15. Memorial visitation for Jeffery R. Pryor, 49, of Lake Zurich for 10 years, formerly of Palatine, will be held Thursday, March 21 from 6 p.m. until the time of the memorial service at 7:00 p.m at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Highway, Palatine, IL, 60067. Interment was private. Survivors include his wife, Catherine J. Pryor (nee Gorski); parents, James and Nancy (nee Eisenmann) Pryor, brother, Michael (Kristen) Pryor; mother-in-law, Barbara (late Chester) Gorski; sister-in-law, Karen (Ashor) Elia; brother-in-laws, Steven (Cathy Lloyd) Gorski, James Gorski and David (Lynne) Gorski; and 12 nieces and nephews. …
Monday, February 18, 2013
A memorial service will be held for Nellie Baker, a more than 50 year Palatine resident, on Saturday, February 23.
Monday, February 18
Nellie Edna Baker (nee Nelson), 94, lived in Palatine since 1959. She was born August 17, 1918 in Anaconda, Montana, and passed away February 16, 2013 at ManorCare Nursing Center in Rolling Meadows. She was a charter member of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Palatine. Survivors include her daughters, Elizabeth (Kris) Gronert and Jeanette (Michael) Grondin; grandchildren, Stephen Kabaker, and Justin, Nicole and Rachel Grondin. Nellie was preceded in death by her parents, Nels and Hilma (nee Johansson) Nelson; brother, Einar Nelson; and her sister, Berta Zell. A memorial service will be held Saturday, February 23 at 3 p.m. at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 1190 N. Hicks Rd., Palatine, IL 60067. The Reverend Christiansen will officiate. …
Thursday, February 14, 2013
Services for Leonora will be held Friday and Saturday.
Francis A. "Frank" Leonora, 75, of Palatine, formerly of Chicago, was born May 14, 1937, he passed away February 9. Beloved father of Scott Leonora, Lisa (Todd) Milkovich, John Leonora and Laura Leonora. Proud grandfather of Faith and Téa Leonora, Morgan and Michelle Milkovich, Matthew Leonora, Alexandra and Zachary Zuurdeeg. Loving brother of Giannina (Jerry) Costello. Frank was an old school family man that truly had a passion for the good old days. A career man (Engineer), baseball coach, who also enjoyed cooking, music, photography and had a wicked sense of humor. A truly hard working man who didn't believe in short cuts. Frank, a proud father and grandfather, had a strong faith and is now with the Lord. Funeral Information Visitation …
Monday, February 11, 2013
Friends and family will gather this Sunday, Feb. 17 at The Music Room.
The friends and family of John Giovannoni, former co-owner of The Music Room in Palatine, will gather this weekend to celebrate the local man's life. As a way to honor Giovannoni's dying wish to forgo a funeral and memorial service and instead throw a party, friends and family have organized a "Celebration of the life of John Giovannoni" for this Sunday, Feb. 17, according to the Daily Herald. Giovannoni, 45, died on Jan. 13, according to his obituary. The celebration will be held from 2 to 8 p.m. at The Music Room, 20 North Brockway Ave., and will include music and fellowship with a brief tribute at 3 and 6 p.m., according to an invite posted online. There will also be a slideshow of pictures of Giovannoni at different points of his …
Monday, January 21, 2013
Visitation will be held Tuesday and the funeral on Wednesday.
Gloria Moravec, 81, a 58 year resident of Palatine, was born April 21, 1931 in Chicago, and she passed away peacefully, Saturday January 19 at the Pepper Family Hospice Home, Barrington, surrounded by her family. Survivors include her husband, George F. Moravec; children, Linnea (Phillip) Retzer, Ellie Wsol, Nancy Moravec, Georjan (Vito) Servedio, Jean Kote r and George J. (Rebecca) Moravec; grandchildren, Jennifer Retzer, Elizabeth (Cody) Preucil, James (Sarah) Powles, Melissa Powles, Kayley Koter and Brittney Koter; great-grandchildren, Tayler Preucil, Chase Preucil and Brielle Powles; sister, Marilyn (Gordon) Ziniel and brother, Robert (Jean) Radlein. Gloria was preceded in death by brothers, Kenneth, Lawrence, James, George, Raymond …
Saturday, January 19, 2013
Gladys I. Paine was a devoted animal care and animal rights advocate and an active member of of St. Paul United Church of Christ in Palatine. Visitation will be held Sunday and the funeral is scheduled for Monday.
Gladys I. Paine (nee Inglis) was born October 26, 1921 in Friockheim, Scotland, and she passed away January 17 at her home in Palatine. Gladys was active in, and a longtime member of St. Paul United Church of Christ in Palatine. She was devoted to animal care and animal rights. Surviving is her son, Jonathan S. Paine. Gladys was preceded in death by her husband, David L. Paine; son, David I. Paine; parents, Walter and Jessie (nee Stephen) Inglis; and her sister, Margaret (late: Theodore) Clough. Visitation for Gladys will held Sunday from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Hwy., Palatine, Illinois 60067. The funeral service will be held, Monday, January 21, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at Ahlgrim Family Funeral …
Friday, January 18, 2013
Rueckel, 80, was a Korean War Air Force veteran, a devoted White Sox fan and enjoyed playing violin, among many other hobbies. He will be remembered on Saturday.
Harry E. Rueckel, 80, was a resident of Palatine since 1975. Harry was born on September 19, 1932 in Chicago, the son of the late Ernst and Elsie (nee Zimmermann) Rueckel and passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 15th after fighting a courageous battle with lung cancer. He was a Korean War Air Force Veteran, and lived life to its fullest. He enjoyed many hobbies including cooking, gardening, traveling, bird watching, listening to classical music and playing his violin. Harry was a devoted White Sox Fan and member for many years of the Lyric Opera. Most important in his life was the love he had for his family and especially his grandchildren. Beloved husband of the late Ruth (nee Caldwell) Rueckel; loving father of Lisa (Jeffrey) …
Thursday, January 17, 2013
Visitation will be held Friday and Saturday for the 2008 Fremd High School graduate. The funeral will be held on Saturday as well.
Zachary W. Torres was born on November 21, 1988 and passed away on January 14, 2013. Zachary 24, is the beloved son of Robinson and Catherine Torres, loving brother of Cornelia “Cora”, Sara and Elizabeth Belle Torres. Cherished grandson of Elizabeth and the late James Balachowski and Elvin and the late Aida Torres. Dear nephew and cousin to many. He was a 2008 graduate of Fremd High School. Visitation will be held Friday, January 18 from 3 p.m. until 9 p.m. at Smith-Corcoran Funeral Home, 185 E. Northwest Highway. Visitation will also be held on Saturday, January 19 from 9:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. and a funeral mass will follow at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Family Catholic Church, 2515 W. Palatine Road, Inverness. Interment Maryhill Cemetery in …