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LAVERNE L. ROGALSKI

LaVerne L. Rogalski

LAVERNE L. ROGALSKI
Born: September 1, 1923
Died: May 25, 2016
Visitation: Thursday, May 26, 2016
10:00 am
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Celebration of Life Service: Begins at 12:00 pm
Interment: Montrose Cemetery, Chicago, IL



LaVerne L. Rogalski, (nee Gaul), 92, a resident of Schaumburg, was born on September 1, 1923 in Chicago to the late Otto and the late Minnie (nee Zenke), and passed away peacefully on May 25, 2016 at her home in Schaumburg with her loving family by her side.

LaVerne was the adoring wife of 68 years to Vincent; loving mother of Diana (the late Lester) Gurak; loving grandmother of Brian (Kim), Briann and Kailey; dear sister of Lenny, she was preceded into eternal life by her son William and her 10 other brothers and sisters.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

PARASCHIVA “LUCY” AUROAICA

Paraschiva

PARASCHIVA “LUCY” AUROAICA
Visitation: Friday, May 20, 2016
2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 10:00 am
at Funeral Home
Burial: Memory Gardens Cemetery,  Arlington Heights, IL



Paraschiva “Lucy” Auroaica (nee Toma) died peacefully in Chicago, IL at The University of Chicago Medical Center at the age of 77.

Lucy is survived by her daughter, Gabriela Elshareif, son in law, Joe Elshareif, and granddaughters, Nancy, Nadia, and Aziza. Lucy is preceded in death by her husband, Ioan Auroaica, and her siblings: Ana, Eleonora, Gheorghe, Ecaterina, Profira, and Constantin.

Lucy was accomplished in every facet of life. She was a loving and caring individual who valued family and keeping traditions alive. Lucy was a strong advocate for true love, and always had her granddaughters best interest.

“The course of true love never did run smooth.” – William Shakespeare

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

CALVIN A. WEINBERG

Calvin A. Weinberg

CALVIN A. WEINBERG
Born: July 28, 1925
Died: May 21, 2016
Visitation: Saturday, June 4, 2016
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Memorial Service: Begins at 11:00 am







Calvin A. Weinberg, was born on July 28, 1925 and passed away on May 21, 2016 in Elk Grove Village.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

NORMAN L. WELLS

Norman L. Wells

NORMAN L. WELLS
Born: April 14, 1924
Died: May 20, 2016








For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

CHERYL SERSZENIEWSKI

Cheryl Serszeniewski

CHERYL BERNADINE SERSZENIEWSKI
Born: June 19, 1947
Died: May 17, 2016
Visitation: Monday, May 23, 2016 at 9:30 am
Mass of Christian Burial: Begins at 11:00 am
St. Matthew Catholic Church, 1001 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg
Interment: St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine, IL



Cheryl Bernadine Serszeniewski (nee Abels), 68, a resident of Alden Poplar Creek for 37 years and formerly of Chicago was born on June 19, 1947 in Chicago to the late Charles and the late Bernadine (nee Hogan), and passed away peacefully on May 17, 2016 in Hoffman Estates.

Cheryl was the wife of Henry; loving sister of Kenneth Abels, CPD (and Mary) and the late Charlotte (Michael) Crane; dear aunt of Kathy Crane, Johnny Abels, Brian (Michele) Abels and Jennifer (David) Campbell; fond great aunt and friend to many, she will be missed by all those whose lives she touched.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

RICHARD A. NAPIER

Richard “Bud” A. Napier

RICHARD A. NAPIER
Born: June 17, 1926
Died: May 14, 2016
Memorial Visitation: Wednesday, May 18, 2016
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Mass: Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 10:00 am
St. Marcelline Church, 820 S. Springingsguth Road, Schaumburg
Interment: Private



Richard “Bud” A. Napier, a resident of Schaumburg for 53 years and formerly of Chicago, passed away peacefully on May 14, 2016 with his daughter and son-in-law by his side. He is preceded into eternal life by his loving wife of 55 years Marinell (nee Barnett) in 2005, his great-granddaughter Lily in 2016, his parents George and Lulubell and 11 brothers and sisters. He is survived by his daughter Donna Schorn, son-in-law Michael, 3 grandsons and their families.

Bud was born in Chicago and served in the military for over 20 years in both the Navy during WWII and the Army during the Korean Conflict, earning purple hearts during his time in the service of his country. Bud and his family moved to Schaumburg in 1963 where he worked at the Marathon Gas Station in Schaumburg and later for the Village of Schaumburg. He was an active member of St. Marcelline Church and VFW Post 2202. He will always be remembered as a loving family man and a man who bravely served his country.

In lieu of flowers memorials to the Fisher House Foundation, providing free/low cost housing to veterans and their families.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

WILLIAM L. MARTIN

William L. Martin

WILLIAM L. MARTIN
Visitation: Friday, May 13, 2016
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Interment: Private
Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elmwood, IL

William L. Martin (Bill), 73, passed away on May 10, 2016, after a courageous battle with cancer.

Bill was the husband of Phyllis (nee Loch); brother-in-law of Bernadette (the late Henry) Dobosiewicz and Jerry E. (late Rose Marie) Loch; fond uncle of Jerry M. (Tammy) Loch and Christine Loch; dear great uncle to Jessica and Nicole Loch; beloved cousin of Kathy Kampenga.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

CLIFFORD P. SOBASKI

Clifford P. Sobaski

CLIFFORD P. SOBASKI
Visitation: Sunday, May 8, 2016
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service:Monday, May 9, 2016
10:15 am at Michaels
Funeral Mass: Begins at 11:00 am
St. Hubert Catholic Church, 729 Grand Canyon Street, Hoffman Estates
Interment: Private

Clifford P. “Kip” Sobaski, 64, a resident of Elk Grove Village and formerly of Montclare, was the beloved husband of Mary nee Janusz. Devoted father of Melissa (Paul) Shippy, Julia Sobaski, Kari Sobaski, and Meredith (Dan) Hassenplug. Proud grandfather of Cailyn and Bennett. Loving son of the late Leonard and Genevieve “Jayne” nee Mateja. Dearest brother of Jennifer “Jan” (Glen) Forby, the late Leonard, Craig and Keith Sobaski. Dear brother-in-law of the late Gail (Ken) Alvord. Kind uncle of Heather (Ty) Curtin, Scott, Jason and Megan Forby, Sarah and Joey Sobaski, cousin of Kenneth Nickele and brother-in-law of of Kristine Sobaski. Kip was a retired Cook County Electrician and member of I.B.E.W. Local 134.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Shriners Hospitals for Children Chicago, 2211 N Oak Park Ave., Chicago, IL. 60707.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

EVELYN V. KLINE

Evelyn V. Kline

EVELYN V. KLINE
Born: November 19, 1922
Died: February 21, 2016









Evelyn V. Kline, 93, of Schaumburg, IL was born on November 19, 1922 and passed away peacefully on February 21, 2016 at Alexian Brothers Hospice, Elk Grove Village, IL.

She was the loving wife of John F. Kline who died April 5, 2007. Born in Shenandoah, PA on November 19, 1922, she was the daughter of the late William J. and Lottie (Bogden) Astromsky. She married husband, John, on Valentine’s Day, 1942 and they moved to the Philadelphia area where she worked as a bank teller in Hatboro and a notions buyer for Strawbridge and Clothier in Jenkintown. In 1956, she and husband John moved to the Chicago area where she worked at Wieboldt’s. In Hanover Park, IL, where she spent over 43 years and learned to drive she spent many years as a lunchroom mother at a local grammar school.

She loved her Catholic faith and cherished her membership at St. Peter Damian RC Church where husband John was an usher and they worked together helping with pancake breakfasts and other church related activities. Her favorite time of year was Halloween where she looked forward to hand making special molded candy treats for the children. Some children who attended her lunchroom who thought her candy treats were so special that many years later brought their children back for the candy.

Evelyn is survived by her daughter, Evelyn M. Koons, of Schaumburg, IL, brother Robert W. (Adelaide) Austra, of E. Stroudsburg, PA and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a brother William and a sister Regina “Jean” (Edward) Madl, of Northlake, IL and son-in-law, James E. Koons.

Private cremation has been entrusted to Michaels Funeral Home & Cremation Care, Schaumburg, IL. Burial will be at the National Cemetery in Phoenix, AZ at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Peter Damian, 109 S. Crest Ave., Bartlett, IL 60103.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website.

LORRAINE A. FLEISNER

Lorraine A. Fleisner

LORRAINE A. FLEISNER
Born: November 21, 1928
Died: April 21, 2016
Visitation: Tuesday, April 26, 2016
3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Prayers begin at 9:15 am at Michaels
Funeral Mass begins at 10:30 am
St. Peter the Apostle Church, 524 N Rush Street, Itasca
Interment: Private

Lorraine A. Fleisner (nee Gogola), 87, a resident of Itasca for 21 years was born on November 21, 1928, in Chicago, to the late Michael and the late Julia (nee Przewoznik) Gogola. Lorraine passed away peacefully on April 21, 2016, in Elk Grove Village.

Lorraine was a proud member of Itasca Senior Citizens Organization. She also enjoyed gardening, reading, taking her daily walks, cooking and trying new recipes.

She was the adoring wife of 42 years to the late Chuck; loving mother of Linda Rappa, Gregory, Jim and Rob (Jamie); proud grandmother of Joe, Jayson Fleisner and Carl, Eric Rappa; fond sister in law of Don (the late Angie; beloved sister of the late Matt (the late Alice) and Estelle Gogola; cherished aunt and dear friend to many.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Lorraine’s name may be made to March of Dimes Foundation.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

LAVERNE M. SERENO

LaVerne “Loll” M. Sereno

LAVERNE M. SERENO
Born: May 24, 1927
Died: April 19, 2016
Visitation: Thursday, April 21, 2016
3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Service: Friday, April 22, 2016
Prayers begin at 9:15 am at Michaels
Funeral Mass begins at 10:00 am
St. Marcelline Church, 820 S. Springingsguth Road, Schaumburg

LaVerne “Loll” M. Sereno, (nee Sawliss), 88, a resident of Schaumburg for 54 years and formerly of Chicago was born on May 24, 1927 in Chicago to the late Wilbur and the late Catherine (nee McClearin), and passed away peacefully on April 19, 2016 in Schaumburg. She loved all kinds of music.

LaVerne was the loving mother of Catherine (Wayne) Blasen, John (Jenny) and Michael; fond “Nani” of Richard Blasen, Kari-Ann (Brandon) Ryan, Johnny and Jason (Courtney); proud “Nenena” of Carson Ryan and Payton and Parker; dear sister of the late William (the late Marie) Sawliss and the late Robert (Gloria) Sawliss; beloved aunt, great aunt and friend to many.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in LaVerne’s name to Kari-Ann’s Alzheimer’s Association Walk Page.

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

PEGGY J. LONG

Peggy J. Long

PEGGY J. LONG
Born: March 11, 1931
Died: April 18, 2016
Visitation: Thursday, April 28, 2016
10:30 am
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Celebration of Life Service: Begins at 11:30 am

Peggy J. Long (nee Welch), 85, a resident of Schaumburg since 1967 and formerly of Chicago, was born on March 11, 1931, in Madisonville, KY, to the late Elmer and the late Reba (nee Nichols). Peggy passed away peacefully on April 18, 2016, in Sycamore. Peggy loved all animals and was a foster parent for many dogs and cats for Almost Home Foundation, Strays and Save-A-Pet.

She was the adoring wife of 65 years to the late Karl, loving mother of Ronald and Linda (Craig) Gaska; fond grandma of Jonathan (Joy) Gaska, Bret Gaska and Julie (Scott) Jackson; proud great grandma of Eden Gaska, Paul Jackson, Brennan Gaska, Paxon Gaska and Oliver Jackson; dear sister of the late Richard Welch; beloved aunt and dear friend to many.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Peggy’s name may be made to Almost Home Foundation, 1800 W Irving Park Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60193 or www.almosthomefoundation.org

For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.

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