Surviving is his wife Ruth; 3 children Karen (Robert) Everett, Jeffrey (June) Sorensen Nancy Reiss; 6 grandchildren Brittney Everett, Courtney Everett, Ryan (Jill) Sorensen, Nicole (Frank) Holthouse, Katie (Andrew) Bazan and Sherry Reiss; 4 great grandchildren; his sister Katy Hanson; sister in law Shirlie Sorensen; nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his first wife Lynn, his parents Anton and Marie, his brother Viggo, brother-in-law Bertram Hanson, and his son-in-law Joseph Reiss.
Visitation Saturday, February 16, 10:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Service 11:30 a.m. at Friedrich’s Funeral Home, 320 W. Central Rd., (at Northwest Highway) Mt. Prospect, IL 60056.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Honor Flight Chicago, 9701 W. Higgins Rd., Suite 310, Rosemont, IL 60018.