Monday, November 19, 2012
David Speer, a Glenview business owner, passed away on Saturday, November 17.
David B. Speer, 61, passed away on Saturday after batting cancer, according to Glenview.Suntimes.com. The longtime chairman and CEO of Illinois Tool Works Inc. has been on medical leave from the Glenview-based industrial equipment maker since October, Chicago Tribune reported. Speer was replaced by E. Scott Santi as CEO, and Robert Morrison as nonexecutive board chairman, according to the News Gazette. The Winnetka resident joined ITW in 1978 and was elected CEO in 2005. A year later Speer became board chairman, The News-Gazette reported. ITW stock outperformed the broader market while Speer served as CEO, during that time the company’s revenue also grew about 40 percent, to about $18.2 billion, Crain’s Chicago Business reported. Born…
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
The former Winnetkan passed away at 43 years old.
Marc Cardoza, 43, of Winnetka, passed away on November 11. Marc leaves behind his best friend and adoring wife Virginia, his much loved children Jack and Caroline, his parents Jack and Karen Cardoza and his brother John (Debbe), his in-laws, Philip and Donna Stockton, his grandparents Jack and Eleanor Cardoza and Betty Mason, brother in-law John Stockton, niece and nephews Anya, Graham and Lucas; and many cousins. Marc was a graduate of Glenbrook South High School and North Park College. Marc had a successful career at the Board of Trade working side by side with his father, which allowed him to take an early retirement that he enjoyed thoroughly spending time with his family at their homes in Michigan and Hubbard Woods. Marc coached …
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
The Winnetka business owner of Vose-Sanders Bootery and former Winnetka Chamber of Commerce treasure and secretary passed away at 63 years old.
Richard T. "Rick" Sanders, 63, of Northbrook, passed away on October 21. Sanders was the proud owner of the 90-year-old Vose-Sanders Bootery, 837 Elm St. He put thousands of shoes on Winnetka's feet and will be long remembered for his exceptional customer and community service. He served on the Winnetka Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors for six years, including terms as treasurer and secretary. “The Village of Winnetka Business Community will greatly miss Rick,” Terry Dason, executive director of Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce wrote in an email to chamber members. “He was a well respected business man and leader for our business community.” Sanders was the loving husband of Carol McHugh Sanders; dear son of Ted and Wanda …
Thursday, October 18, 2012
The Winnetka resident passed away at 82-years-old.
Dolores “Geri” Kanaley nee Lynch, 82, of Winnetka, passed away on October 15. Beloved wife of the late Byron V. Kanaley, Jr.; loving mother of Christine Hehman, Kerry Baughman, Byron V. III (Marianne) Kanaley and Kathy (Paul) Clarke; cherished grandmother of 13; great grandmother of 2; dear sister of the late Frank Patrick Lynch. Visitation Friday, October 19, 9:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Mass 10:00 a.m. at SS. Faith, Hope & Charity Church, 191 Linden Street, Winnetka, IL 60093. Interment All Saints Cemetery, 700 North River Road, Des Plaines, IL 60016. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to American Heart Association, 208 South LaSalle Street, Suite 1500, Chicago, IL 60604. Editor's Note: This obituary was provided by Donnellan …
Friday, September 21, 2012
The former Winnetkan passed away at 85-years-old.
February 14, 1927 – September 13, 2012 Agnes M. Busscher, 85, formerly of Winnetka, passed away on Septemeber 13 at the Sacred Journey Hospice in McDonough, GA. Agnes was born February 14, 1927 in Niles, Ill. to the late Peter J. and Appolonia (Dahm) Schuetz. On May 21st, 1949, she married John (Jack) F. Busscher, Jr. at St. Mary’s Church in Buffalo Grove. Agnes, better known as NANA, was a devoted wife and a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother and is survived by her husband, a daughter Kathy (Tommy) Kizer, three sons, John (Lynda) Busscher, Don (Wanda) Busscher and Patrick (Linda) Busscher; five grandchildren, John, Peter, Nicole, Patrick and Matthew; and great grandchildren Jackson and Eli. Agnes is also survived by her …
Tuesday, September 4, 2012
Glencoe's Robert Faust graduated from Northern Illinois and enjoyed fishing and golfing. He passed away at 53-years-old.
Tuesday, September 4, 2012
Robert J. Faust, Jr., age 53 of Glencoe, passed away August 30, 2012. Beloved husband and best friend of Heather; cherished son of Robert and Pierrette; loving brother of Suzanne (John) Sisco; son-in-law of Ann and Walter Hageman; dear brother-in law of Holly (Michael) Drucker and Paul Hageman; devoted uncle of Danielle, Michelle and Nicole Sisco and Brandon and Christopher Drucker. A graduate of Northeastern Illinois, Bob worked in the broadcast sales field with positions at WFYR, Petry and WMAQ-TV. An avid fisherman, Bob loved spending time fishing on Lake Michigan or in the Florida Keys. A member of Skokie Country Club, you could also find Bob enjoying a round of golf. Visitation Wednesday, September 5, 10:30 a.m. until time of Funeral …