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Obituaries

  1. Janet E. Kellermann

    April 21, 2017

    Janet E. Kellermann, aged 65, passed away on Wednesday, April 19 at St. Joseph Hospital in Elgin.

    Janet was born in Chicago on September 14, 1951 to Warren and Francis (nee Humphrey) Bauman. She lived most of her life in Elgin and worked for School District U-46 for over 25 years at Lord’s Park School as a secretary and lunch supervisor.  Janet also worked as a secretary at I-CAR for many years.   

    Janet leaves behind her loving husband of 17 years; John Kellermann, her daughter; Devonne (Tony) Villarruel and her three grandchildren; Deshawn, Trey and Jordon Young, plus many other family and ...
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  2. Anita L. Cardenas

    April 17, 2017

    Anita L. Cardenas 84, of Streamwood, died Monday, April 17, 2017 at St. Alexius Hospital, Hoffman Estates.  The daughter of Tereso and Patrocina (Rodriguez) Luna, she was born April 3, 1933 in Celaya, Guanajuato, MX. 

    She loved to dance and enjoyed gardening.  She was a proud member of St. Joseph Catholic Church.  She worked as a machine operator for several local businesses and worked in the kitchen for the Grand Victoria Casino.

    Anita is preceded in death by her parents; her loving husband Eucario who died in 1975; one brother, Filigonio.

    She is survived by four daughters, Celia Cuevas of Aurora, Mary ...
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  3. Brenda Faye Anderson

    Brenda Faye Anderson 63 of Elgin, died Friday, April 14, 2017 at Presence St. Joseph Hospital, Elgin.  The daughter of Arthur Lee Cooper and Erma Jean Person, she was born July 30, 1953 in Jackson, TN.

    She was a proud member of Second Baptist Church, Elgin.  Brenda was a fun loving, caring, wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend to all.  She loved to sew, making dolls, and cooking was her specialty.

    Brenda is preceded in death by parents; two brothers and one sister-in-law.

    Brenda is survived by her loving husband Johnny of 48 years; one daughter, Tameka Anderson of Elgin; one granddaughter, ...
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  4. Laura Olazaran de Camarillo

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    Laura Olazaran Camarillo, 54 of Elgin died Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at Advocate Sherman Hospital.  The daughter of Jesus and Guadalupe (Huerta) Sanchez, she was born in Mexico.

    She enjoyed planting flowers and gardening.  Laura loved spending time with her grandchildren and was a proud member of St. Joseph Catholic church.

    She was preceded by her parents.

    Laura is survived by her loving husband Jose (Joe) of 32 years; four children, Melissa Camarillo of Las Vegas, NV.; three sons, Eddie Camarillo of Elgin, Jose Jr., and Christopher Camarillo both at home; three grandchildren; ...
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  5. Kurt David Szymanowski

    April 14, 2017

    Kurt Szymanowski, 59 years, of Carpentersville, passed away April 8, after a long illness.

    Kurt was born in Chicago on September 30, 1957 to Henry and Jane (nee Lenny).

    Arrangements have been entrusted to O'Connor-Leetz Funeral Home of Elgin. Services will be ...
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