Barbara K. Semrow

Dec 4, 2023

On December 4th, 2023, Barbara K. Semrow passed away peacefully, surrounded by loved ones. 

Barbara is survived by her devoted husband, Harry H. Semrow Jr. who she married in 1970 in Chicago, IL. Together they raised three daughters in McHenry IL:  Julie (Sean) Sullivan, Sharon (Michael) Turner, and Denise (Sean) Casey.  Barbara’s eight grandchildren were her world, and she leaves behind Brittany,...

John R. Wilkinson

Dec 1, 2023

John R. Wilkinson, age 61, passed away on December 1, 2023, in Antioch, IL. 

John was a talented woodworker and carpenter. He loved fishing trips and enjoyed moments spent outside on his porch. Being outdoors allowed him to disconnect from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and find peace in the simplicity of it all. Additionally, John truly enjoyed riding...

Barbara Ann Meurer

Dec 1, 2023

Barbara (Barb) Ann Meurer, age 91, of McHenry passed away December 1, 2023.

Born January 7, 1932, to Edward and Edna Miller, Barb lived her early years in River Forest and moved with her family to a hobby farm in Lombard Illinois. She graduated from Glenbard High School and went to work where she met her late husband, Ronald (Ron)...

Christine J. Tinney

Nov 27, 2023

Christine J. Tinney, 76, passed away on November 27, 2023 in Huntley, IL. Christine was born on March 07, 1947 in Chicago, IL to parents Edwin E. and Vivian M. (Knox) Ryba.

Christine's life was filled with treasured moments spent with those dear to her heart. She had a deep appreciation for the beauty of nature and enjoyed vacationing in...

Ronald E. Janczak

Nov 28, 2023

Ronald E. Janczak, age 88, of Crystal Lake, Illinois passed away on Tuesday, November 28, 2023, in McHenry, Illinois.

He was born on May 22, 1935, in Chicago, Illinois to Peter M. and Helen Z. (Ziemba) Janczak Sr. He married Dolores Linstead on April 15, 1961, at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Chicago, Illinois.

 Ronald was an avid fisherman, who took...

Timothy L. Wirfs

Nov 20, 2023

Timothy L. Wirfs, a beloved member of his community, passed away peacefully on November 20, 2023 in Barrington, IL. Timothy was born on March 31, 1949 in Woodstock, IL to parents Alexander and Eleanore Wirfs.

Tim was raised in the McHenry area and graduated from McHenry High School in 1967. After graduation he attended DeVry Institute of Technology. In 1973...

Gregory Warren

Nov 28, 2023

Gregory Warren, also known as Greg, passed away on November 28, 2023. He was born on October 31, 1956, in Chicago. Greg was a beloved son, brother, father, grandfather, partner, and friend to many.

Greg Worked on the Union Pacific Railroad for 42 years. He was a lifelong Cubs fan, and he loved the Bears as well. He loved his...

Jan Sobus

Nov 27, 2023

Jan Sobus, 99, passed away on November 27, 2023 in Arlington Heights, IL. Jan was born on June 17, 1924 in Poland.

Jan is survived by his son: Richard (Jolanta) Sobus; his grandchildren: Paulina Sobus, Dorian (Jordan) Sobus, and Amanda Sobus; and his great grandson: Henry Sobus Jr.

Jan was preceded in death by his wife: Emilia Sobus; his son:...

Harry J. Hogan

Nov 25, 2023

Harry J. Hogan, a dedicated family man and diligent farmer, passed away on November 25, 2023, at his home in Ringwood, IL. He was born on September 19, 1942, in Ringwood, IL. Harry's life was characterized by his unwavering devotion to his loved ones and his strong connection to the land he tended. He shared a profound bond with Georgia...