Obituaries: Richard Louis Scholz, Shirley A. Bero, Anna M. Toll

Obituaries from the Grayslake area, courtesy of Strang Funeral Chapel.

Richard Louis Scholz

Richard Louis Scholz, a resident of Grayslake, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at his residence at the age of 86. He was born Feb. 25, 1926 in Chicago. Richard was a World War II veteran having served with the US Navy. Richard is survived by his wife Margie Lavern Scholz, whom he wed on May 28, 1960, his children Steve (Linda) Scholz, Michael (Linda) Scholz, and Randolph (Olga) Scholz, and his grandchildren Theresa, Ryan, Cory, Casey, Jennifer, Olivia, and Andrew. Services were held at Strang Funeral Chapel with interment at Irving Park Cemetery in Chicago.

Shirley A. Bero

Shirley Alice Bero, a 76-year-old Grayslake resident, passed away Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013 at Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville.  She was born in Chicago on June 24, 1936, to the low late Robert and Alice {nee Andrews} Brown.  Shirley was the beloved mother of Daniel and Cynthia Bero. Services were held at Strang Funeral Chapel with interment held privately at Northshore Garden of Memories in North Chicago.

Anna M. Toll

Anna M. Toll, a resident of Palatine, passed away Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at the age of 94. She was born Sept. 27, 1918 in Libertyville to Edwin and Martha Krase.

Anna was a lifelong member of St. Andrews Episcopal Church in Grayslake, where she was also a kindergarten teacher for 25 years.

Anna is survived by her daughter Martha Callahan, her grandchildren Kerri (Michael Linck) Callahan, Ryan Callahan and Adam (Kim) Ruiz, her great-grandchild Dakota and Jacob, her sister Donna (Robert) Jennings of Georgia, and her many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Richard L. Toll and her daughter Jacqueline Maxwell.

A memorial visitation is scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013 from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. with a memorial mass commencing at 1 p.m. at St. Michaels Church 647 Dundee Ave. Barrington. Interment will immediately follow at Lakeside Cemetery in Libertyville.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Assoc. 225 N. Michigan Ave. Suite 1700 Chicago, IL 60601. All funeral arrangements were entrusted to Strang Funeral Chapel.

Obituaries provided by Strang Funeral Chapel.


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