Mr. Harold "Harry" Ideus

  • Born: October 2, 1935
  • Died: December 19, 2017
  • Location: New Lenox, Illinois

Kurtz Memorial Chapel

102 E. Francis Road
P.O. Box 129
New Lenox, IL 60451

Tel. (815) 485-3200

Tribute & Message From The Family

Harold "Harry" L. Ideus
Age 82, a resident of New Lenox, formerly of Oak Lawn, passed away on Tuesday, December 19, 2017. Beloved husband of Patricia Ideus (Kemple); loving father of Laura Ideus and Paul Ideus; and dear step-father of Ron (Nancy) Duda, Ken (Gloria) Duda, Tim (Caris) Duda, and Sue (Lt. Colonel Donald) Chapman; devoted grandfather of Joe, Matt, and Ben Aklinski, Travis, Brandon, and Brooklyn Ideus, and step-grandfather of Christopher, Matthew, Keegan, Ellen, Evan, Ian, Kristina, and John Duda, and Benjamin, Samuel, and Grace Chapman; loving brother of Joyce (Roger) Detzner, and uncle of Ashley Detzner. Harry graduated from Blue Island High School, and received his Bachelor's degree in Philosophy from Wartburg College in Iowa. He was a New Jersey Air National Guard Veteran, and retired from Cornerstone Services in Joliet. Harry was an amateur photographer, and was passionate for automobiles and collected model automobiles. Harry and his wife Pat were the Owner's and Proprietors of PNH Antiques. They enjoyed traveling all over Illinois and Wisconsin visiting local antique stores. The family will receive friends at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 102 E. Francis Rd, New Lenox, IL 60451 on Friday, December 22, 2017 from 2:00 PM until time of Funeral service at 4:00 PM. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Illinois Manteno Veteran's Home, 1 Veterans Drive, Manteno, IL 60950 would be appreciated. Info or 815-485-3700.


Condolence & Memory Journal

I am so sorry to hear this sad news. Harry and Harvey are now reunited in heaven. My heart goes out to you and your whole family.

Posted by Patricia Ideus - Hurst, TX - Family   December 22, 2017

Pat and family, my sympathy and prayers are with you.

Karen Paterson

Posted by Karen Paterson - New Lenox, IL   December 22, 2017

Tim, my heartfelt condolences for you and your family. Knowing you know the Father of all Father's gives me a sense of comfort during these times

Posted by Dr. William Udrow - Joliet, IL - Family Friend   December 21, 2017

Harry was a wonderful gentleman. We will miss him. God Bless.

Posted by Indian Oaks Antique Mall - Bourbonnais, IL - Friend   December 20, 2017