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Elgin, Illinois 60120

Obituaries

  1. Patricia Dianne Dodt

    December 7, 2018

    Patricia DodtPatricia Dodt, age 67, beloved wife of Craig B. Dodt, passed away Wednesday, December 5, 2018. Patricia was born, March 29, 1951 to Stella (nee Woitkiw) and Fred Marshalok in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

    Patti worked as a Special Procedures Cardiac Technician for over twenty years, as well as office manager for her husband’s design businesses. In addition, her most important position was full time mother to Heather and Alexis.

    Patti is survived by her husband, Craig, of 35 years and her two daughters: Heather (Daniel) Stover and Alexis (Andrew) Veclotch, ...
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  2. Alodia Agnes Kolody

    December 6, 2018

    Kolody2Alodia A. (Pawlak) Kolody, 89, passed away on Tuesday, December 4, 2018. She was born in Chicago, Illinois on January 20, 1929 to Lottie and Francis Pawlak.

    Alodia was a cherished wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, longtime caregiver, and friend who will be sorely missed. Alodia was warm, kind, a good-hearted mother and caregiver and was devoted to her Catholic faith. She retired at the age of 80 from Bearing Headquarters, after working there 45 years.

    Alodia is preceded in death by her husband, Richard F. and her son, Richard T.

    She is ...
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  3. Celia Zamudio

    November 15, 2018

    Celia Zamudio, 79, died November 15, 2018 at JourneyCare Care Center in Barrington, IL.

    Celia was born in Mexico on February 24, 1939 to Francisco Nunez and Luisa Earrera.

    There will be a funeral service held at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 272 Division Street in Elgin on Saturday, November 17 at 10:00 a.m. Interment will be private. Please call O’Connor-Leetz at 847-741-1400 for more ...
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  4. Tommie Gene Martin, Jr.

    November 13, 2018

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    Tommie Gene Martin Jr., 61, was born in Tiptonville, Tennessee on February 17, 1957 to Tommie Gene Martin, Sr. and Robbie Ann Walker. He departed this life on Wednesday, November 7, 2018.

    Tommie moved to Elgin in the early 70’s where he attended Elgin public schools. He enjoyed watching movies and was a fan of the Dallas Cowboys. He found most joy in celebrating life with family and friends.

    Tommie leaves to cherish his memory: his mother, Robbie Ann; his son, Tommie Martin III.; four brothers; Jerry Martin, Christopher (Melissa) ...
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  5. Samuel Medina

    October 9, 2018

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    Samuel Medina, 41, died October 5, 2018 at his home in McHenry, IL.

    Samuel, son of Francisca Arenas and Jose Medina was born on May 4, 1977 in Elgin, Illinois.

    Samuel loved his three sons and family. He enjoyed cooking, watching UFC & comedy shows and training at the jiu-jitsu academy.  Samuel  also loved his job and the people he worked with.

    He is preceded in death by his grandmother and Mother.

    Samuel is survived by his father;  his wife, Carmina Martinez,  his sons; Xavier, Jovanni, Joel, sisters; Catherine Acosta and Becky Bourgeois; brother, Ornder Bourgeois; nephews: Luis Ortiz, Eddie ...
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