Class of Deceased Members

Joseph Albert Date of Passing : Oct-82

Claudia Board Date of Passing : Aug-79

Phyllis Christie

Peter Cogswell

Alice Daly Date of Passing : 15-Apr-97

Daniel Dreyer Date of Passing : Feb-91

Jerome Kaminski Date of Passing : Aug-78

John Kirchhoff

Paul Mazzacano Date of Passing : 14-Oct-95

Dennis Joseph O'Connor Date of Passing : 2004-05-12
Dennis was a retired 23 year veteran of the Grayslake Police Department. He died on May 12, 2004 due to complications resulting from a stroke.

Bruce Roth Date of Passing : 29-Dec-67

Donald Rueschaw Date of Passing : 23-Jan-91

Nancy Schneller Date of Passing : Nov-86

Richard Smith

Julie Tesch Date of Passing : 23-Feb-02

Ralph Thompson Date of Passing : May-80

James Tomczak

Edward Ward Date of Passing : Jul-75

Dale Wrska

Deborah Berg Date of Passing : 2002-04-01
Cause of Death Not reported

James Donahue Date of Passing : 22-Aug-70
Killed in the line of duty - Vietnam

Gary Ehrhardt

Thomas E Fullen Date of Passing : 2 Nov 1998
Passed away in his sleep, possibly heart related. Information provided by sister Sherri.

Suzanne Geremia Date of Passing : 1980-01-01
Unfortunately, Suzanne died several years ago while living in Atlanta GA--she was single--on

Michael Green

Louis Hardacre

Michael Kozie

Kristine Litewski Date of Passing : 12/2005
Kristine was reported deceased by her sister. Info confirmed by finding Kris in the Social Security Death Index DOB: 6 Sep 1948 DOD: 18 Dec 2005 in San Diego, CA

Nancy Lombardi Date of Passing : 20 Feb 2012
She was the CFO at Native Resources Intl.Nancy enjoyed spending time with her family and friends and traveling the world. She is loved and missed dearly by everyone. Nancy is survived by her husband Bob, 3 daughters Christine Conner (Mike), Jennifer Cook (Paul) and Candice Miller (Nick), 8 grandchildren, Bobby, Bree, Devin, Toni, Kelcy, Kirsten, Brad, Justine, 3 sisters, Judy Nowicki, Diane Seay (Scooter), Wendy Lombardi (Tom Cravens), 2 brothers, Gary Lombardi (Sue), Guy Lombardi and many nieces, nephews and cousins

Carlos Maningas Date of Passing : 29 Nov 2006
Carlos Maningas, 58, died at his Surprise, Arizona home on November 29, 2006. He was born in Chicago, IL on September 14, 1948, spent many years in Colorado and later, Northern California. He and his wife moved to Surprise, residing in Arizona Traditions, in August, 2004. Carlos enjoyed a 30 year career as a life insurance vice president after a short career as a professional baseball player. He attended the University of Denver on a baseball scholarship after graduation from Maine Township High School South in Chicago, IL in 1966. Carlos is survived by his wife Carla, three daughters, Kelly Maningas, of Spring TX, Heather Clawson of Pittsburg CA, and Cori Maningas of The Woodlands, TX, two step-sons, Kyle Webb of Portsmouth VA and Darren Webb of Capitola CA, and four brothers, Idos Maningas of IL, Nick Maningas of PA, Peter Maningas of MO and Rick Maningas of Il. He is also survived by his three grandchildren, Kelcie Chapla, Marley Chapla and Zach Chapla. Memorial Services will be held December 3 at 11 a.m. at Camino Del Sol Funeral Chapel, 13738 Camino Del Sol, Sun City West, AZ 85375. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Valley, 1510 East Flower St, Phoenix, AZ 85014.

Margaret Pirie Date of Passing : 1983-05-03

Paul Anderson

Thomas R Andre Date of Passing : 12 Aug 1971
Chicago Tribune, Aug. 14, 1971 . - . Thomas R. Andre, Aug. 12, 1971, beloved son of Richard and Louise; fond brother of Nancy, Mark and James; grandson of Arthur W. and Bertha Andre and Leo and Lauretta Simonis. Funeral Monday, 9:30 a.m., from Nelson Funeral Home, 820 Talcott Rd., at Cumberland, Park Ridge, to Mary Seat of Wisdom Church. Mass 10 a.m. Interment All Saints. Visitation after 7 p.m. Saturday. 823-5122

Jack W Eichler Date of Passing : 3 Nov 2006
John W. Eichler, 57, of DeKalb, Ill., formerly of Elmhurst, died Friday, Nov. 3, 2006, at Kishwaukee Community Hospital in DeKalb. He was born Jan. 24, 1949, in Chicago. He was a deputy coroner and worked with the DuPage County Coroner's Office for more than 20 years. He was the former owner of Air Excellence and was an active member of the Elks Club. He enjoyed fishing, boating, skeet shooting and running auctions on eBay. He is survived by his wife, Jean Eichler; two children, Kristen Eichler and Doug (Danielle) Eichler; four grandchildren, Sarah, Marissa and Jason Eichler and John W. Eichler II; his mother, Hilah Eichler; and three siblings, Darle (Dr. Robert) Tilly, Larry (Ginger) Eichler and Tom (Helen) Eichler. He was preceded in death by his father, William Eichler. Memorials can be directed to the American Heart Association or the ALS Foundation (Lou Gehrig's Disease), 8142 N. Lawndale, Skokie, IL 60067-3322. The funeral service was held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7, at Ahlgrim Funeral Home in Elmhurst. Interment will be private. Arrangements were made by Ahlgrim Funeral Home, 567 S. Spring Road, Elmhurst, IL 60126.

Andrew G Frano Date of Passing : 17 Feb 2002
Andrew G. Frano of Ingleside Services for Andrew G. Frano, 53, will be held at 8 p.m. today, at Colonial Funeral Home, 591 Ridgeview Drive (corner of Bull Valley Road), McHenry. The Rev. Roger W. Schneider will officiate. Born Oct. 9, 1948, in Chicago, the son of Andrew Jr. and Vera (nee Obosla) Frano, he died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2002, at his home. Interment will be private. Andrew is survived by his daughter, Stacy Frano of McHenry; son, Joseph Frano of McHenry; mother, Vera; brother, Gordon of Prospect Heights; and sisters, Marion (Mike) MacIntyre of Eau Claire, Wis., and Yvonne Frano of Boyceville, Wis. He was preceded in death by his father, Andrew. Visitation will be from 3 p.m. until the time of services at 8 p.m. today, at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the family.

Richard Fullen Date of Passing : 1999-05-11
Passed away in his sleep, possibly heart related. Information provided by sister Sherri.

Ruth Hadley Date of Passing : 2005-12-26
Ruth Hadley ( Class of 1967) passed away December 26th of

Lawrence Halek

Bruce Howle Date of Passing : Jan-93

Beverly Huening

Marcia Kantorowicz Date of Passing :
sky diving accident

John Kaucich Date of Passing : 31-Mar-90

Susan Kenealy Date of Passing : 2002-05-10
not known how!

Charles Lasare Date of Passing : 17-Feb-94

Adrienne Laube Date of Passing : 1994-12-25

Alan Pasko

Joann Poyer Date of Passing : 1999-01-01
Jody Poyer(Joann) Class of 1967 is deceased. She died several years ago from liver failure. She was married to Jack Venturini(also of Class of 1967). He passed away March 2009.

Peter Ranallo Date of Passing : 1985-05-01

Susan Turnstrom Date of Passing : 2003-04-03
long term illness

Robert Wenz

Barbara Benzin Date of Passing : 1975-03-31
Cause of Death Not reported

John Conley Date of Passing : May-78

Mike Cunningham Date of Passing : Sept, 2010
Orange County, California from lung cancer.

Natalie Geremia

Miles Hieronymus

Gordon Lovelette

Mark Mohill Date of Passing : Nov-79

Craig Netter Date of Passing : 2004-11-18
Craig C. Netter, loving husband of Susan (Robeson) Netter and proud father of Sarah Netter, died unexpectedly Thursday, November 18, 2004. Memorial donations in Craig's name may be made to the American Heart Association, 2550 US Route 1, North Brunswick, NJ 08902.

Frederick Powers Date of Passing : Feb-79

Don Seelig

Suzanne Sheard

Roger Simke Date of Passing : 01 Apr 2004

Thomas M Spotts Date of Passing : 24 Jan 2014
Thomas M. Spotts D.D.S. 64, of Pine Island, FL passed away on January 24, 2014. He was born on January 13, 1950 in Chicago, Illinois to Melvin and Alyce Spotts. He was raised in Park Ridge, Illinois, graduating from Maine South High Scholl class of 1968 where he was All State and All American in Football. He was a graduate of Brown University class of 1971. Dr. Spotts received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Illinois, Chicago in 1977. He practiced dentistry at his practice in Naperville Illinois until he moved his family to southwest Florida in 1989. He eventually opened his dental practice on Pine Island in 1990, and practiced there until 2013. All the while enjoying what Southwest Florida had to offer, especially the wonderful community of Pine Island and the people he came to know and treat at his office. He is survived by his former wife of 38 years, Ellen J. Winfield; four children, Christen W. Spotts, Mitchell T. Spotts, Samantha A. Spotts, and Taryn M. Spotts; his mother, Alyce K. Spotts; his three brothers; one sister; and extended family members and friends. Please join his family, who is holding a memorial to honor him and their memories of him on Friday March 28, 2014 at Coral Ridge Funeral Home, 1630 SW Pine Island Road in Cape Coral, from 4 to 7 pm.

Thomas Steinbach Date of Passing : 2000-02-07
Died of Wilson's disease (submitted by brother, David)

Janice Tomczak

Nicholas Verush

Hope Zulawski Date of Passing : 22 Dec 2013
Hope Anne (Zulawski) Boone, 63, daughter of Joseph Zulawski & Elizabeth Henkle passed away Sunday, December 22nd at her home in Paducah, Kentucky. She was born on April 22, 1950. She is survived by her mother, Gladys Elizabeth (Rusty) Henkle; seven children: Fred (Mary Jane) Zulawski of Springfield, Amy Baker of Carbondale, Jamie Zulawski of Longview, Michael Zulawski, Abebi Boone of Havana, Daniel Boone of Paducah and Rebecca Boone of Paducah; ten grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She was proceeded in death by one great-grandchild, Lindsey Cagel; one child, Candy Boone; her father, Joseph Zulawski and her step-mother Mary (Allen) Zulawski. Hope was a beloved inspiration to many. Wise and thoughtful, Hope helped everyone she could and touched so many lives. She will be greatly missed.

Susan Andruch

Christopher Been

Paula Bertsch Date of Passing : November 2007

Gail Braunsdorf

Constance Bryniczka

Holly Bush

Dee Chapleau Date of Passing : 8-Dec-01
Dee Chapleau died on Dec. 8, 2001.

John Cory Date of Passing : 09 Nov 2005

Michael Cox

Donald C Eastman Date of Passing : 13 Jun 1975
Chicago Tribune, June 15, 1975 . - . Donald C. Eastman, loving son of Charles and Diane; dear brother of Richard; grandson of Mrs. Wilbert Eastman and Mrs. Benjamin Sargent. Service and interment private. In lieu of flowers, memorials to North Area Campus Life, 2160 Foster, Wheeling, Ill., appreciated. 774-3333

Kevin Fitzsimmons Date of Passing : 10-Mar-91

Robert Gauger Date of Passing : 2007-04-02

Cindy Herman

Penny Krettler Date of Passing : 2004-12-31
Penny was a 1969 Maine South graduate. She passed away last December after a year long battle with cancer. She is listed as lost 1969. She is survived by two daughters Thanks, Joe Krettler-Penny's Brother Class of 1973

Leonard Ksandr Date of Passing : 9-Feb-95

David Larsen

Dean Maretick

Kevin McGuckin

Michael Milligan Date of Passing : Nov 19, 2005
Michael R. Milligan, passed away on Friday, 19 November 2005, at his apartment in Sarasota, Florida; he was 54 years old. Michael was born on 1 August 1951, in Park Ridge, Illinois, the son of Isabelle and Leslie Milligan. He is survived by his father in Arlington Heights, Illinois; sisters Kathleen, Janice, and Carol; a daughter Molly and twin sons Max and Hank; three nieces and a nephew; and Nadine, his close companion and friend for many years. Mike completed his primary and secondary education in Park Ridge, graduating from Maine South High School in 1969. He was an Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America. Michael completed his undergraduate education at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, receiving his B.S. degree in Zoology/Marine Biology in 1973. While an undergraduate, Mike worked part time as a benthic technician for NALCO Chemical in the Chicago region. He later enrolled in graduate school at the University of Southern Mississippi, receiving a Masters of Science degree in 1979. In May 1984, Mike took a position as a benthic biologist at Mote Marine Laboratory in Sarasota, Florida, working there until August 1993 before leaving to start his own consulting firm in Sarasota, the Center for Systematics and Taxonomy. In 1991, Mike enrolled in a PhD program at Göteborg University in Göteborg, Sweden, under the direction of Dr. Christer Erséus. He studied with Dr. Erséus at both Göteborg University and also at the Swedish Museum of Natural History (Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet) in Stockholm for short periods of time over the course of several years, but for a variety of reasons did not complete his doctoral program, choosing to focus on taxonomy projects through his business in Sarasota, Florida.

Arnold Nelson

Michael Nowak Date of Passing : Jul-93

Charles Schulte

Arthur Sigmund

Douglas Soruika

Ronald Taub

Mike Wall

Lynda Walzak

Gary S Wienckowski Date of Passing : 25 Jun 2014
Gary Scott Wienckowski, 63, of Arlington Heights, IL, passed away unexpectedly at home on June 25th, 2014. He was born in Evanston, IL on December 16th, 1950, to Jerome and Betty Wienckowski of Park Ridge, IL. He graduated from Maine South High School in 1969 and was apprenticed as a lithographer. He worked in the printing field for the majority of his career, and spent time as a stained glass artisan and window restoration expert. He married his wife, Deborah Anne Bush, on February 12th, 1972 in Mount Prospect, IL. He was an avid camper and spent many summers at a family farm in Wisconsin. He was a devoted husband and father that enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren. Gary is survived by his wife, Deborah; Sisters Lucinda (John) Straka and Janice (Dave) Cole; Children Jeremy (Megan) Wienckowski, Lisa (Dale) Gregory, and Beth (Kevin) Conner; Grandchildren Jayden Gregory, Trevor Gregory, Brendan Wienckowski, and Keegan Conner; Devoted canine friend Shadow. He is preceded in death by his parents.

Stephen Wolcott Date of Passing : January 2006

Charles Zdeb Date of Passing : 2005-03
Charles A. ''Chuck'' Zdeb, age 53, of Arlington Heights, dear son of Carl and Dolores Zdeb; brother of Joseph (Diane) Zdeb and Keith (Jane) Zdeb; fond uncle of Joey (his Godson), Rachael, Joshua and Keith Zdeb.

George Zimmerman

John Andrews Date of Passing : 2002-04-29
He is survived by his Mother (Olga, Columbia, Missouri), wife (Sue Hood-Andrews, Columbia, Missouri), two daughters (Nichole and Kim, both of Columbia, Missouri) and his brother (Steve, Conifer, Colorado).

Christopher Bihun Date of Passing : Aug-73

Cary Brunner Date of Passing : 5-Jan-02

Corby Davis Date of Passing : Jul-77

Kay Glader Date of Passing : Jan-79

Roger Hofeldt

Patti Limperes Date of Passing : Jan-92

Douglas Russell

Michael Stynoski Date of Passing : 12 May 2011
Michael was born Aug. 11, 1952, in Chicago, to John and Irene (Wendzikowski) Stynoski. Born in Chicago, Michael was a graduate of Maine South High School, where he met and then married his high school sweetheart, Karen Pilch, on April 27, 1974. He opened a business, City Suburban GoodYear in Niles, with his father and brother. He was an auto mechanic and a marine mechanic. He was presently the owner and operator, along with his son Michael of Ingleside, of Dockside Mobile Marine Service. Michael enjoyed coin collecting, lighthouses and remote control helicopters. He loved boating and just being around the water. He will be remembered for his good sense of humor and for being a doting grandfather. Survivors include his wife, Karen, of 37 years; two children, Meredith (Denis) Hernandez of Round Lake and Michael (Krissy Jasper) Stynoski of Round Lake; five grandchildren, Nicole Stynoski, Dylan Hernandez, Christian Hernandez, Johnny Stynoski and Aiden Stynoski; his parents, John and Irene Stynoski; and two brothers, Rudy (Penny) Stynoski of Hampshire and Wade (Mary) Stynoski of Morton Grove. He was a loving uncle to many nieces and nephews and a great friend to many.

Thomas Taraszka Date of Passing : 20-Aug-97

Keith Ahlin Date of Passing : Feb-76

Lynn Anderson

Glenna Bender

Timothy Brueck Date of Passing : 19-Jan-02

Rhonda Brunty

Robert Castle

Joan Cherry Date of Passing : 2007-11-01
Proud and loving mother of Allie, and wife of Abbey Botkin. A self described seamstress/attorney at law. Her career was one of public service, first with Legal Aid and then with Public Aid, but her greatest pleasure was in sewing especially for her family.

Donald (Skip) Clark Date of Passing : Mar 1983

Patricia Daugherty

Richard P Doubek Date of Passing : 27 Jan 2003
Richard P. Doubek of Palatine Funeral services for Richard P. Doubek, 49, of the Mount Prospect Fire Department, will begin with prayers at 10 a.m. Friday, at Friedrichs Funeral Home, 320 W. Central Road (at Northwest Highway), Mount Prospect, and proceed to St. Paul of the Cross Church in Park Ridge, where Mass will be celebrated at 11:15 a.m. Born Oct. 9, 1953, he died Monday, Jan. 27, 2003. Mr. Doubek began working for the Mount Prospect Fire Department as a paid on-call firefighter in November 1986 and became employed in the Mount Prospect Fire Prevention Bureau in July 1995. Richard was the beloved husband of Kimberley Nagel Doubek of the Mount Prospect Police Department; loving son of Rita and the late Richard J. Doubek; dear brother of Donna (John) Jakobsze, Terry (Robin) Doubek, Nancy Doubek and Kenneth (Jeanine) Doubek; and fond uncle of Matthew, Jessica, Katrina, Michael, Zachary, Drew, Kaitlyn and Richard. Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. today, at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Illinois Fire Safety Alliance, PO Box 911, Mount Prospect, IL 60056; or to the American Lung Association, 1440 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607-9717.

Thomas Durso Date of Passing : Mar-77

Deborah R Erpito Date of Passing : 17 Dec 2005
Deborah R. Riddel of Barrington The memorial visitation for Deborah R. Riddel, 51, will be from 10 a.m. until the time of memorial service at 11 a.m. today, at Willow Creek Community Church, 67 E. Algonquin Road, South Barrington. Interment will be private. Born Feb. 2, 1954, in Chicago, She died Saturday, Dec. 17, 2005. Survivors include her husband, James R. Riddel; son, Kevin Riddel; parents, Anthony and Rosemary Erpito; sister, Lisa Watkins; and nieces and nephews, Sarah, Jesse and A.J. Watkins. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition, NOCC-IL, P.O. Box 3455, Lisle, IL 60532 or Hospice of Northeastern Illinois, 410 S. Hager Ave., Barrington, IL 60010 appreciated. Arrangements were made by Ahlgrim Family Funeral Services, Palatine, 847-358-7411.

Patrick J Fullen Date of Passing : 2 May 2012
Patrick Joseph Fullen, age 58, of Batavia, formerly of Park Ridge. Avid baseball player. Account Executive at 3M Co; beloved husband of Janice, nee Anderson; loving father of Brittany and Matthew; dear son of the late William and Jane; cherished brother of Jane (William) Haag, James (Chris), Daniel, Mary, Sheryl, the late Thomas and Richard; fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Monday, May 7, 3 to 9 p.m., at Ryan-Parke Funeral Home, 120 S. Northwest Hwy., Park Ridge. Funeral Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. from funeral home, to St. Paul of the Cross Church (adjacent to funeral home). Mass 10 a.m. Interment All Saints Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Rainbow Hospice or ALS Research Foundation are appreciated.

Maria Goodman

David Gunderson Date of Passing : Nov-78

Craig Hardie Date of Passing : Nov-89

Frank Havlik

Debbie Joern Date of Passing : Oct. 23, 2007
Deborah Ann Joern, 53, of Minocqua, Wis., formerly of the Chicagoland area, died of cancer on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2007, at Season's of Life Hospice House in Woodruff, Wis. She was born Nov. 19, 1953, in Chicago. She will be remembered as the dear daughter of William and LaVergne (nee Chauvin) Joern; loving and devoted mother of Jennifer (Esteban) Gomez (nee Metallo); devoted sister of Pamela Potter, the late Scott (Sue) Joern and Brad (Sandy) Joern; and adoring aunt of David, Dewey, Lindsay, Carl, the late Alexandra and Erin.

Joseph A Kucharski Date of Passing : 1 Jun 2009
Joseph Abdon Kucharski, 56 of Charleston, SC passed away June 1, 2009. He is survived by his beloved wife of 22 years Sharon (nee Galliher); son Kelly; daughters Julie and Jayne; mother Alice Ruth; brother Stephen (Kris); and sisters Grace Mary and Annie. He is preceded in death by his father Sigismund. A celebration of Joseph's life will be held July 18th at 5:30 p.m. Mass at St. Paul of the Cross Church, 140 S. N.W. Hwy in Park Ridge. Published in Chicago Tribune on July 12, 2009

Susan Kuntz

Steven J Kusiciel Date of Passing : 11 Nov 2007
Steven John Kusiciel of Island Lake The memorial visitation for Steven John Kusiciel, 54, will be from 11 a.m. until the time of memorial service at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, at the Glueckert Funeral Home, Ltd., 1520 N. Arlington Heights Road (four blocks south of Palatine Road), Arlington Heights. Born Sept. 19, 1953, in Chicago, to Stanley and Gloria (nee Ban), he died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2007, at his home. Steven was an active member of the AOPA (Aircraft Owners' and Pilots' Association). Survivors include his beloved wife, Vonna (nee Brandon); his children, Jeff (Kim) Kusiciel, Thomas Kusiciel and Robyn Kusiciel; stepchildren, Chad (Andrea) Schick, Angela Schick, Charlene Farr and Sabrina (Ryan) Johnson; grandchildren, Lauren, Carter, Vash and Aislinn; and his siblings, Janet Kaye, Jim (Kim) Kuciel and Rob (Mary) Kusiciel. Steven was preceded in death by his parents. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, Memorials and Tributes, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674.

Joan McNally Date of Passing : October 2005

Keith Nelson

Jean Okulanis Date of Passing : 12/2005
Passed away December 2005. Reported to the reunion committee by her husband.

Ronald Olker Date of Passing : 10 Mar 2005

Bethany Pahl Date of Passing : 7/9/2008
Starr and I have a daughter, Rosie (born 1992)and love to play music together. Maine South gave me a great education - Mr. Feichter, Mr. Rakowsky, Ms. Yates, and Frau Schultz were my favorite teachers. (Also another English teacher whose name I can't recall.) I am a three-time breast cancer survivor (so far!). My recent work has been with not-for-profit organizations, including the association next door to Maine South - for six years I could look out my office window and see the school - yikes!

Alan Reid Date of Passing : Dec-79

John Waldron Date of Passing : 2006-01-09

William Wedderspoon

Ann Benedek

Donald Chandler Date of Passing : Mar-80

Cathy Clarry Date of Passing : 2003-01-17
No reason given Submitted by:Dawn A. Himley-Grandi

Mark Dusckett

Kristin Frejd Date of Passing : Sep-77

Jeffrey Gallucci Date of Passing : Jul-80

Donna Goll

Paul Gustafson

Karen Hansen Date of Passing : Feb. 1, 2008
Karen Hansen Kopriva passed away Friday, Feb. 1, 2008, at Stanford Hospital in California, of chronic rejection. A memorial service was held at the Lafayette/Orinda Presbyterian Church, Calif., on Feb. 9. Karen grew up in Park Ridge, and graduated from Maine South High School and the University of Iowa, then moving to Lafayette. Karen had open heart surgery while attending college and was a recipient of a successful heart and double lung transplant nine years ago, and a kidney transplant in November of 2006. Karen volunteered many hours with the California Transplant Network in California and the Lindsay Wildlife Museum in Walnut Creek, Calif. She will long be remembered for her wonderful spirit and help to other transplant recipients. She was the beloved daughter of Mary Lou Hansen, previously of Park Ridge, now of Inverness, and the late John L. Hansen. She is also survived by her dear sister, Kimberley Liner of Schaumburg and was the loving aunt of John and Katie Liner, both of Schaumburg.

Raymond Hanson Date of Passing : Jun-85

Jim Houston Date of Passing : 17-Apr-95

Nancy Kendrick

Lillian Kotynsky Date of Passing : 19-Aug-00
Breast Cancer

Michael Larkin Date of Passing : 7-May-94

William Lee Date of Passing : 7-May-94

Michael Maloney Date of Passing : June 30, 2004
After a courageous 10-month battle with leukemia. Michael was born in Chicago. He was a graduate of Maine South High School ; the University of Illinois-Champaign; and completed graduate work at DePaul University. He was vice president of Finance and Administration at Universal Manufacturing & Logistics. He was the Sunday School teacher of the Homebuilders Class at Matthew's United Methodist Church. Survivors include his wife, Brenda; sons, Nathan and Christopher; his father, James Maloney of Aurora; sister, Nancy Maloney of Aurora; brothers, Neil of Aurora, Brian of Round Lake Beach, James of Schaumburg, Terrance of Mount Prospect and Thomas of Columbus, Ohio.

Wayne Miller

Nancy Neafie Date of Passing : Nov-75

Russell Otvos Date of Passing : July 5, 2007
Saturday, 1 pm, Niles Community Church, Oakton and Harlem. A kind and gentle spirit who will be missed by all. Thanks

April Pahl Date of Passing : 1999
deceased 1999

Gary Parsons

Steven Photiades

Cathren Schmitt

Jane Ann Semradek Date of Passing : 06/24/2008
Jane Ann Janetzke, nee Semradek, 53, of Wheeling, formerly of Park Ridge, passed away June 24, 2008. Loving daughter of James and Bernice Semradek.

Mark Sugnet Date of Passing : Nov-76

Robert Tolzien Date of Passing : 1-Nov-93

Richard Vucich Date of Passing : Apr-95

Ann Zilla Date of Passing : Sep-82

Paula Antelo Date of Passing : 1995-12-12
The accident happened December 199the exact date. She hit a patch of black ice and lost control, but I am not sure of oher car and hit an 18 wheeler. She was killed in a car accident in DeKalb while she was a teacher at Northern

John Binder Date of Passing : March 14, 2007

Brian Chapman

Margaret R Dziedzina Date of Passing : 13 Jun 2014
A Resident of Glenview since 1986 Formerly of Park Ridge Funeral services for Margaret ‘Marge’ R. O'Neil (nee Dziedzina), 59 will be held Friday, June 20 beginning with prayers at 9:15am at Michaels Funeral Home & Cremation Care, 800 S. Roselle Rd., Schaumburg proceeding to 10:30am funeral mass at St. Catherine Laboure Church, 3535 Thornwood Ave., Glenview. Entombment will be at All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines. Visitation will be held Thursday, June 19 from 3:00-9:00pm at the funeral home. Born May 16, 1955 in Chicago to her loving parents Stanley and Valerie, she passed away peacefully June 13, 2014 in Glenview with her loving husband and granddaughter by her side. Marge earned 4 Master's Degrees and was proud to have been a teacher for Maine Township High School District for 37 years. She was a member of Delta Kappa Gamma Society. She was the adoring wife of 5 years to Robert; loving step-mother of Susan Geiger-Wojtal, Kelly (James) Kruk and Candice O'Neil; dear grandmother of Anthony, Genamarie, Autumn, Ryan, Bryan, Jamie and Braylon; widow of the late Michael R. Geiger; fond sister, aunt, godmother and friend to many, she will be missed by all those whose lives she touched. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made in Marge's name to Mooseheart Charities.

Ronald Grexa Date of Passing : 19-Aug-02

Ronald Holst Date of Passing : 1996-08-28
Deceased no further info given

Paul Madej

Cathleen McCormick

Russell Rosentreter Date of Passing : Feb-76

Patrick Sheehan

Daniel Sims Date of Passing : 8 Sep 2013

Patricia Stasek

Timothy Van Der Bosch

Robert Vering Date of Passing : May 2012
loving father of Madeline; loving son of Bob and Joan (nee Miller); dear brother of Kathy (Mike) Altman, Susan (Tim) Kearns and Judy (George) Robb; fond uncle of many nieces and nephews.

Nancy Casalino Date of Passing : April 11, 2004
Nancy struggled with cancer for 2 1/2 years, even to the last weeks, but the disease was too aggressive for the treatments available. She is survived by her husband of 12 years, Kevin, and her 9-year-old daughter, Nina Elizabeth. They continue to live in Champaign, Illinois. Her mother, brother and two sisters also survive her. After high school, Nancy went to the University of Illinois in Urbana, from which she graduated with a BFA in scenic design and an MFA in costume design and construction. When she wasn't working in the Kranert Center for the Performing Arts, she built up a business as a seamstress of custom-designed and -made gowns, especially wedding gowns, near her home and in Chicago.

Kenneth Chan Date of Passing : April, 1992
Unfortunately, he died in a car accident in the spring of 1992. At the time, he was a faculty member in the Chemistry Department at the California State University at Fresno.

John Connolly

Darlene Di Pietro Date of Passing : May-79

Deborah Erickson Date of Passing : May 15, 2007
The daughter of Lynn Jacobson Erickson and the late P. Daniel Erickson, she passed away Tuesday, May 15, 2007, after a courageous year-long battle with breast cancer. She married Randall Gene Barstow, formerly of Galesburg, on March 26, 1994, in Park Ridge. They have a son, Daniel Gene. She was raised and educated in Park Ridge, graduating from Main South High School. She worked as the executive assistant to the president of Centel Corporation in Chicago, where she met her husband, for 18 years. After the birth of their son, she became a full-time mom, until she found her true calling in children's ministries. Most recently, she was the director of elementary education ministries at First Baptist Church of Geneva, and was an active member on the Children's Ministries Leadership Team. She was responsible for coordinating and staffing the Sunday morning elementary education programs at both of the church's East and West Campus locations. She was also a regular volunteer for Adventure Club during the school year and vacation bible school at the church each summer. In addition to her church activities, she actively volunteered as a team mom for her son's sports teams and enjoyed gardening and tending to the flower beds at her home. She was also an avid Chicago Bears fan. Surviving are her husband and son, both of Geneva; her mother of Plano, Texas; three sisters, Denise and Judy (Michael) Rawls, also of Plano, and Janis of Des Plaines; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Russell G. and Carlene N. Barstow of Galesburg; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father.

Chris Komornicki Date of Passing : Nov-78

David Laverty Date of Passing : May-80

Robert Leonard

Lewis Letzow Date of Passing : Jun-89

Bruce MacKenzie

Cindy Malfs

Marilyn Pauley

Jolene Pluta

Gary Skomasa Date of Passing : Dec 12, 2010
Son Grant =11/25/00 Tammy and I have been married since 1996. She is truly my soul mate. Currently running this Alumni site..all help taken

William Weigand Date of Passing : 16 Nov 2012

Shirley Wright

Patrick Anderson

Christian Bergquist

Donald Brownson Date of Passing : Nov 2008

GuyJoseph Guercio Date of Passing : 14 Sep 2004
Guy passed from Luekemia.

J Guerin

Philip Hurt

HANS E. KARNSTEDT Date of Passing : 5 Nov 2011
Hans E. Karnstedt a Libertyville resident for the past 17 years Hans E. Karnstedt, 54, passed away suddenly on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011, at Condell Medical Center in Libertyville. He was born June 19, 1957, in Birmingham, Ala., grew up in Park Ridge, Ill. and was a 1975 graduate of Maine South High School. He was also a graduate of Illinois State University and was currently the vice president of operations at Lakeland Plastics. Inc. in Mundelein. Hans was an active member of St. Lawrence Episcopal Church in Libertyville, where he had been a Vestry member, warden, Youth Group leader and founding member of the Homer's Men's Group. He was a loving husband and father, fun and treasured uncle, awesome brother-in-law and dear friend to many. He enjoyed fishing, cooking, wines, and his cabin on North Twin Lake in Wisconsin. He was a trivia and history buff and master maker of Cherry Bounce. Surviving are his wife, Julia and sons, Paul and Matthew Karnstedt, all of Libertyville; his sister, Barbara Karnstedt of Des Plaines and brother, Brad (Connie) Karnstedt of Coppell, Texas; and his uncle, Drew Karnstedt. He also leaves his special canine companion, Maxie; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Lois Karnstedt.

Larry Knabel

Michael Larson

Michael Stankiewicz Date of Passing : Nov. 23, 2011
Beloved son of Lorraine and the late Stanley; loving brother of Mark (Marie) and William (Susan); dear uncle of Mary (Dennis) Dabros and Marjorie (Devon) Grube; great-uncle of Wyatt Grube.

Judith Lottich

Timothy Marienau Date of Passing : 2009/05/09
Born May 25, 1958, in Chicago, to Virgil and Helen (Nagorny) Marienau, he died Saturday, May 9, 2009, at Centegra Hospital, McHenry. Formerly of Ingleside, Timothy had been a resident of McHenry for the past eight years. He was employed as a mechanic and service dispatcher for Arlington Heights Ford. He also worked as a rental technician for Home Depot. He loved to cook, enjoyed motorcycles and was an avid NASCAR fan. He is survived by his daughters, Kimberly Marienau of McHenry and Mary Marienau of Fox Lake; grandson, Hunter John; brothers, Daniel (Carla) Marienau of Mount Prospect and Leonard (Susan) Marienau of Park Ridge; nephews, Scott (Christy) Marienau, Matthew (Vickie) Marienau and David (Brandi) Marienau; and dear friend, Debra Marienau of Fox Lake. He was preceded in death by his parents and a nephew, Adam Marienau.

Paul Ray Date of Passing : 1980
Paul passed in 1980 in a small plane crash.

Lambert Seng

Andrea Trigourea Date of Passing : 1999-01-01
no further info given

Robert Armstrong Date of Passing : 2002

Susan Leonard

Marguerite Lupori Date of Passing : 2003-06
Marguerite, my younger sister, passed away in June of 2003 after a three year battle with ovarian cancer! Tim Lupori

Griff Miller Date of Passing : 19-May-91

Roger Olsen

Thomas Rortvedt Date of Passing : 30 Aug 1999

Harold Thurmer

Anthony Crist Date of Passing : 1980-01-01
Diede in a car crach in 1980 At the time he was attending U of Illinois and was going home to Park Ridge for a visit.

Leo Frystak Date of Passing : Jan-95

Steven Gramse Date of Passing : 19 June 1986

Paul Hohoff Date of Passing : 1998-06

William Hughes Date of Passing : Oct-79

Margaret Oliveri

Elizabeth Schnetzer

Marjorie Smith Date of Passing : 10-Jun-98

Rebecca Solarz

Susan Thurmer Date of Passing : 2006-12-12
Died December 12, 2006 of Multiple Myolemia

Walter Bilocerkowycz

Lori Bowen

Anne Connolly Date of Passing : Jan 4, 2007

Barbara E Ehlert Date of Passing : 25 Jun 2014
Barbara E. Ehlert, At Peace June 25, 2014 with her family and friends by her side; beloved daughter of Trudie and the late Edward Ehlert; dearest sister of Hans (Shauna) and Paul (Katherine); cherished aunt of Jana, Elena, Mandy, Jessie and Luke; Barbara was loved and will be missed by many friends and family.

Elizabeth Godawa Date of Passing : Nov 12, 2007

Terrence Hallagan

Michael Hurt Date of Passing : October 19, 2007

Katherine Johnson

Douglas Peak Date of Passing : 2005-03-08
Douglas J. Peak, 44, of Park Ridge died on March 8 in his home.He is survived by his parents, Donald and Roberta Peak of Park Ridge; brother, Laurence (Carolyn) Peak of Inverness and Donna (Vaughn) Hapeman of Park Ridge; and nieces, Laura and Katie Hapeman

Patrick Perrin Date of Passing : 2006-10-12
A former 13-year resident of Gurnee, he served as a volunteer for the United Way of Lake County. He was a retired director of marketing for Moore Business Forms and a strong supporter of Carmel High School athletics. Memorial contributions can be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, 500 N. Dearborn St., No. 305, Chicago IL 60610

Eileen Roppolo

David Slaughter Date of Passing : Feb. 21, 2007
David Jay Slaughter, age 46, died in Park Ridge on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2007, following a courageous battle with cancer. He joined his family business and had helped grow Gem Coat, Inc., for the past 30 years. At Maine South, David wrestled for four years on the varsity team. He will be deeply missed by his wife, Leslie; his children, Luke and Shaina. A memorial service to celebrate David's life will be held at 5 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 26, 2007, at Arlington Heights Evangelical Free Church, 1330 N. Douglas Ave. Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Henry Smyth Date of Passing : Mar-79

Susanne Stark

Thomas Tryboski Date of Passing : May 31, 2009

John Urquhart Date of Passing : May-81

Lynn Wagner

Carey Bolton Date of Passing : 2010-06-18

John Childers

Matthew Ellis Date of Passing : 30-Apr-85

Christian Hug Date of Passing : 1-Aug-93

Robert Johnson

Dean Kmet

George Kostelny

James McGlade Date of Passing : 05-31-1980
Jim died May, 1980 of cancer. He was Maine South 1980 class President. He died 1 month before graduation. Athlete of the Year award was renamed for the next 4 years (classes that new him) as the Jim McGlade Athlete of the Year. Voted best leader and most likely to be remembered.

Julie Nelson Date of Passing : June 1, 2012
beloved wife of Roy; dear mother of Erin and Donald; devoted daughter of Jeanne Joyce and step-daughter of Raymond Joyce; loving sister of Chip (Diane) Nelson, Scott (Felicia) Nelson and Roy Mansell

Stephen Powers Date of Passing : Jul-92

David Smail Date of Passing : 8 Nov 2012
David grew up attending District 64 schools and was a 1980 graduate of Maine South High School. He earned a Criminal Justice degree from Truman State University, a Master's degree in Education and Special Education from Northern Illinois University and his Type 75 School Administration certification. A lifelong advocate for children, adolescents and families, David began his professional career at Maryville Academy and then at The Park Ridge Youth Campus, where he met his wife, Laura. He worked for the Department of Youth Services in Highland Park at 'The Firehouse' and was past Director and a staff member at the Park Ridge Teen Center. Dave worked at Maine West High School as a special education teacher, then as a Dean of Students and most recently was Director of Student Personnel Services. He influenced and touched the lives of so many students, families and District 207 staff and will be deeply missed. David is survived by his wife, Laura Coggin Smail; his children, Christopher, Ethan and Katherine; siblings, Janet Evans, Harry (Teresa) Smail, Juliann (Richard) Moravec; nieces and nephews, Erin, Bowen and Ian (Marissa) Evans, Emily and Carl Moravec, Taylor and Kyra Gray; great-nephews, Hudson and Lawson Evans.

Lisa Thurmer Date of Passing : 1998-02-12
Died due to MS.

Laura Wischoffer Date of Passing : 2006-08-01
No further information Given

Jeffrey Wochinski Date of Passing : July, 2007

James Exton Date of Passing : Sep-82

Glenn Lund

Michael Myers

Edward Bales Date of Passing : 10-Feb-00

Jennifer Burns Date of Passing : 2007-04-17

Michael Capparelli Date of Passing : 15-Mar-92

William Howard Date of Passing : 20-Aug-00

Thomas McNeela

Timothy Mongoven Date of Passing : 16-Jul-89

Russell Nelson Date of Passing : 16-Jul-96

Margaret Russell Date of Passing : Aug-87

Timothy Schuth Date of Passing : 23-May-91

Joseph Sciortino Date of Passing : Nov-91

Martin McGovern

John Skiersch Date of Passing : 2004-12-02

Renato DiFonzo Date of Passing : Nov 23, 2006

John Hall Date of Passing : 1999-10-03
no reason given

Stephani Iatesta

Felecia Kotowsky

James Sisko Date of Passing : July 18 2009

John Christian Date of Passing : 31-Jul-92

Sherrie Reeder Date of Passing : July, 1999
Passed in Tampa Florida after a short illness.

Kevin Thomson Date of Passing : 20-Feb-94

William Buckley

John R Cannella Date of Passing : 9 May 2014
John R. Cannella, 45, of Oak Forest, IL, formerly of Park Ridge was born into eternal life on Friday May 9th, 2014. John was born May 24th, 1968 in Chicago, IL. He graduated from Maine South High School in 1986. John was well known and loved in the Park Ridge community for many years as the go to guy for any auto fixes. His honesty, integrity and like-ability were legendary. John is survived by his parents Mary (Dean) Heller and Nick (Jackie) Cannella, his three sisters Patti (Rick) Murdaugh, Lisa (Carey) Castelein and Chrissi (Victor) La Susa, his nephews Alex, Christopher and Brandyn, his step sisters Angie, Farrah, Andrea, Chelsea, Kate and Maura and many dear relatives and friends. A mass of celebration of his life will be held at Mary Seat of Wisdom church, 920 Granville Ave, Park Ridge on Saturday May 24th at 11:30 am. Contributions may be sent to Toys for Tots a charity dear to John's heart.

Patrick Dempsey

Andrea Hug Date of Passing : 1998-10-11
Deceased October 11, 1998

Brian Pallasch

Dan M. Simpson Date of Passing : 2012-11-12
Dan was born on April 4, 1968 in Chicago, IL a son of Kim and Rosemary (Cooper) Simpson. He is survived by his wife Deanna, a daughter, Danielle, a son, Brendan Cooper, step-sons, Jeremy and Jacob all of Normal; his mother, Rosemary of Park Ridge, IL; three sisters, Cindy(Tom) Kutzki of Orland Park, IL Becky (David) Browe of Orland Park, IL and Amy Loiacono of Park Ridge, IL ; a brother David Simpson of Chicago , nieces, Allison, Abby, Tammy(Steve) Leve of Elmhurst, IL and Jenny(Daniel) Ullery of Algonquin, IL and nephews, Michael and Jason along with several other nieces and nephews; Also surviving are his in-laws, Ron and Darlene Dudley of Joliet; IL a brother-in-law,Paul (Debbie) Dudley of Plainfield, IL, sister-in-law, Brenda(Al) Dizanni of Mokena, IL, sister- in- law, Bobbie (Joe ) Janarisits of Bloomingdale, IL, and a sister- in- law, Anna (Tom) Wenezloft of Algonquin, Il. He was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Michael Loiacono and a step sister Diane Blackwell. Dan graduated from Maine South High School in 1986. He was employed at KBL Design Center as the stores sales manager and designer. He also Studied at the American Academy Of Art in Chicago.

Kimberly Fabian Date of Passing : 1999-01-01
no info has been given as to the cause of death.

Timothy Machaj

Marion Vosters Date of Passing : 2003-03-08

Marita Cunningham

Timothy Krahl Date of Passing : 03-08-2003

Michael Parente Date of Passing : 1994-06-22
. On June 22, 1994, Michael Parente was killed in an automobile accident. Born August 20, 1975.

Chris Harris

George Mougolias Date of Passing : 1997-03-07
Unkown cause

Marc Sargis Date of Passing : 2002-10-01
Tragic Death could have been avoided

Matthew Szwaya Date of Passing : 2002-10-01

Brett J Harman Date of Passing : 09/05/04
Lt. Brett J. Harman, U.S.M.C., age 23, of Park Ridge, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 4, in Raleigh, NC. He was a 1999 graduate of Maine South High School. He was a varsity wrestler, he was ranked nationally. He graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 2003, currently stationed at Camp Lejeune, NC. He is survived by his parents, Nancy J. (Terry) Tighe and Thomas Harman; a brother, Robert W.; grandparents, Robert and Barbara Johnson; aunts and uncles, Jeffrey (Ann), Barbara and Roberta Johnson; and nephew, Jack Tiebout. A Memorial Service will be held Friday, Sept. 10 at 9:30 a.m. at The Park Ridge Presbyterian Church, Delphia and Crescent Ave. Should friends desire, contributions to the Brett Harman Memorial Fund, c/o Craig Fallico, Maine South Wrestling, 1111 S. Dee Road, Park Ridge, IL 60068 would be appreciated. Arrangements by Friel Funeral Directors, 708-456-3410

Piotr Piatek

Ryan Enhelder Date of Passing : March 21, 2004
A Maine South graduate, Ryan was attending Southern Illinois University to study architecture. He passed away suddenly on Sunday, Mar. 7. Ryan is survived by his parents, Carole (Thomas Dase) Courtney and Michael Enhelder; sisters, Ashley and Rachel; cousins, Jennifer and Eric; grandparents, Willis and Patricia; and many other family and friends. Memorials may be made to Lattof YMCA, care of Ryan M. Enhelder Youth Scholarship Fund, 301 Northwest Hwy., Des Plaines 60016.

Brian Rundblad Date of Passing : 2003-03-19
Died of an aparrent suicide

Renee Pinter Date of Passing : April 25, 1997

Theodore McNealy Date of Passing : 2002-06-22
Theodor ?Teddy? W. McNealy, 21, of Niles died June 22 in Niles. He was a student. Mr. McNealy was a native of Park Ridge, born Jan. 20, 1981, and had also lived in Des Plaines.

Bernie Brady Date of Passing : 08/04/04
Mr. Brady died at his Park Ridge home Wednesday after a long battle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as ALS or Lou Gehrig's disease. He was 75. He was born in Chicago, grew up on the South Side, attending Parker elementary and high schools. World War II had ended recently after he graduated, and he joined the Army. Returning, he enrolled at Northwestern University on the GI Bill. He showed up uninvited at basketball tryouts his freshman year, was put on the freshman team, became a substitute player on the varsity team his sophomore and junior years, and was a starter and captain of the team his senior year. He graduated with a degree in physical education. Was hired at Maine East, when Maine South opened in 1964, Mr. Brady became head basketball coach there. In the next few years, he led his teams to a 191-48 record. He was named Illinois basketball coach of the year in 1974 and was elected to the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame in 1982.

McLean Gordon

Anna Golec

Lou Willis

Nicholas Salemi Date of Passing : 9 May 2011
Nick Salemi. Age 20. Passed away May 9, 2011. Beloved son of Don and Lorna. Cherished brother of Zoe and Mia. Loving grandson of Della and the late Robert Olsen and Connie and the late Leonard Salemi. Dear nephew of John and Joanne Blumenshine, Robert Olsen, Michael and Yvette Olsen, and Joseph and Sabrina Salemi. Fond cousin of John, Joseph and Jared Blumenshine, Devon & Jacob Olsen, Neal and Kaitlyn Salemi. Loved friend to countless people. Also survived by his beloved dog, Ozzie.