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Ruth L. Kroeger

019B6F32-242C-4E67-9521-51D747A0FEBDNovember 26, 1927 – January 21, 2018

Ruth L. Kroeger (nee Halter) – Beloved wife of the late George H. Kroeger Jr. Loving mother of Barbara L. (Harley) Veldhuizen, George H. Kroeger III (Marita), Kathleen A. Kroeger, Kenneth E. (Diane), Mark A. (Melanie), David R. (Diane), Paul, Susan C. (Joel) Zarate, Patricia A. and Kevin J. (Kathryn). Proud grandmother of 15, great-grandmother of 14. Funeral Service will be held Saturday, January 27, 2018 9:30 AM from Geils Funeral Home, 180 S. York Road, Bensenville IL proceeding to St. Alexis Catholic Church, 400 W. Wood Street Bensenville IL for Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM. Interment St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine, IL. Visitation Friday 3-8 PM at the funeral home. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.

Maria Schuetz

January 21, 1928 – January 22, 2018

Maria Schuetz (nee Schutz) – Beloved wife of the late Lothar. Loving mother of Ella (David) Bruno. Proud grandmother of Dominic. Dear sister of Kathi (Gerhard) Kallus. Maria is also survived by nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Funeral Service will be held Friday, January 26, 2018 9:30 AM from Geils Funeral Home, 180 S. York Road, Bensenville IL proceeding to St. Alexis Catholic Church, 400 W. Wood Street, Bensenville IL for Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM. Interment Irving Park Cemetery, Chicago IL. Visitation Thursday, January 25, 2018 from 3-9 PM at the funeral home. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.

Carl H. Schulatz

October 25, 1950 – January 19, 2018

     Carl Schulatz, age 67 of Addison passed away Friday January 19, 2018 at Alexian Brothers Medical Center Hospice in Elk Grove Village, Il.  He was born October 25, 1950, in Gary, Indiana, the son of the late Lois Larm and the late Everette Coombs.  He was a wonderful older brother to his sister Diana Janicke and brothers, Dean (Patti) Schulatz and John Schulatz.
     When Carl was 6 years old, his family moved from Indiana to Palatine, Illinois.  They lived there only a short time before they moved to Bensenville where, after a few short moves, they settled on Hamilton Street.   The family lived there for many years.  As everyone grew and moved away, Carl stayed there until bought out by O’Hare Airport in 2006 where he settled in Addison.
     Carl was always a hard worker.  He got his first job delivering newspapers at age 10.  When he was old enough, he got his first real job, working at the Petro Gas Station in Bensenville, on the corner of Green Street and York Rd.  He then partnered with two friends and bought a Texaco Station on Rte 83 and Devon.  Some years later, the station was sold and after a brief stint in heating and air conditioning, Carl took a mechanics job for District 83 School System.   He worked several years there until he joined his brother Dean at Howard Pontiac in Elmhurst,  where is became Assistant Used Car Manager.  He stayed at Howard until his retirement in 2011.
     Survivors include his siblings, along with 5 nieces and nephews; Heather, Wayne, Dino, Justin  and Savanna and several cousins. A Memorial Visitation will be held Saturday, February 3, 2018 from 2 PM until time of Memorial Service 6 PM at Geils Funeral Home, 180 S. York Road, Bensenville IL. Interment Private. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.

 

Eileen M. Gulley

scan0090February 23, 1942 – January 18, 2018

Eileen M. Gulley – Beloved daughter of the late James and Mari (nee Haungs) Gulley. Loving sister of  Ginger Goomis and the late Nancy (the late J. David ) Smith. Dear aunt of  Moira (Michael ) Arzich, Michael Smith, Patricia (Tim) Taylor, Catherine (Henry) Kamerling and Sara (Cedric) Brown. Also survived by great nieces, great nephews and special friend Zoe. Memorial Visitation will be held Tuesday, January 23, 2018 from 6-8 PM. at Geils Funeral Home 260 W. Irving Park Road Wood Dale, IL. Family and friends are asked to meet at Holy Ghost Church, 254 N. Wood Dale Road, Wood Dale IL on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 for a Memorial Mass at 10:30 AM. Interment Private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Holy Ghost School or World Wildlife Fund would be appreciated. For funeral information please call 630-766-3232.

Roy Sye

September 14, 1936 – January 15, 2018

Roy Sye, age 81 – Husband of Genevieve (nee Hoch) and the late Joann (nee Nessel). Proud dad of Valerie Sye-Haritos, Roy (Kathy), Nadine (Rick) Ames, Mike (Linda), Marcia Young, Steven Finch and Gail (Patrick) Branecki. Grandpa of Roy (Colleen), Kristy, Nick, Laura, David, Kori, Kaylee, Kurtis, Jeremy, Ryan, Allison, Isabel and Braden. Great-grandpa of Oona and Hollis. Dear brother of Lynne and Laury. Uncle to many nieces and nephews. Roy was a Wood Dale Fireman for over 50 years, served as a Wood Dale Alderman and Councilman and was also a member of Brick Layers Union Local 21. He will be missed by all who knew him. Funeral Service will be held Friday, January 19, 2018, 10 AM at Geils Funeral Home, 260 W. Irving Park Road, Wood Dale IL. Interment Chapel Hill Gardens West, Oak Brook Terrace IL. Visitation Thursday, January 18, 2018 from 2-9 PM at the funeral home with the Fire Department Honor Guard Service at 7:30 PM.For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.

 

**To anyone who will be attending the Interment on Friday, January 19, 2018, please be advised that it will be graveside. Family has asked that anyone who might be attending, to wear comfortable shoes/snow boots as the walk to the grave is a few steps away from the cemetery road**

Tom A. Makris

February 15, 1944 – January 9, 2018

Tom Athanasios Makris, 73. Born in Asprovalta, Greece on February 15, 1944. Passed away on January 9, 2018.  Beloved husband of the late beautiful Barbara, nee Krumnow. Devoted and supportive father of Anna, Christine (Brian) Tranetzki, Katina and Louis. Cherished Papou of Payton. Dear brother of Elizabeth (Constantine) Ress, the late Voula (John) Tsapas and the late George Makris. Dear relative and friend of many here and in Greece. A Memorial Visitation will be held Monday, January 15, 2018 from 3 PM until time of Family Remembrances 4 PM at Geils Funeral Home, 260 W. Irving Park Road, Wood Dale IL. Interment Private. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.

David Lee Holicz

August 5, 1976 – December 27, 2017

Visitation will be held Wednesday, January 3, 2018 from 3 PM until time of Family Remembrances 8 PM at Geils Funeral Home, 260 W. Irving Park Road, Wood Dale, IL. Interment Private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the family would be appreciated. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.

Clifford A. Thielitz

March 16, 1927 – December 28, 2017

Memorial Visitation will he held Thursday, January 4, 2018 from 10 AM until time of Memorial Service 2 PM at Geils Funeral Home, 180 S. York Road, Bensenville IL. Interment Elm Lawn Cemetery, Elmhurst IL. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232

Charles F. Doll

June 29, 1928 – December 24, 2017

Charles F. Doll- Beloved husband of the late Phyllis (nee Campbell). Loving father of Janis Sladek and Kathy (Glenn) Linde. Proud grandfather of Kristine (Brad) Mitchell, Sarah Linde (Cezar Marin), Erin Linde, Todd (Wendy) Sladek and Claire Sladek. Great-grandfather of Meghan and Andrew Mitchell, Alexander and Annabel Linde-Marin, and Ava and Riley Sladek. He was also a loving uncle to Michael (Traci) Campbell, JoAnn Venturella and Terri (Joe) Gentile. Funeral Service Thursday, December 28, 2017 10:30 AM at Geils Funeral Home, 180 S. York Road, Bensenville IL. Interment Mt. Emblem Cemetery, Elmhurst IL. Visitation Wednesday, December 27, 2017 from 3-8PM at the funeral home. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.

John E. Matulis

June 18, 1935 – December 21, 2017

Memorial Visitation will be held Thursday, December 28, 2017 from 3 PM until time of Memorial Service 7:30 PM at Geils Funeral Home, 260 W. Irving Park Road, Wood Dale IL. Interment Private. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.