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1 of 10 | Posted by: Judy Ficke - Aurora, CO - friend

“She was my very best friend all through school and into adult life even though we lived apart. I will miss her tremendously, but will live with the...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Judy Ficke - Aurora, CO - friend

“Carol was always so sweet and so much fun all through our school years. I remember her smile and her laughter. We had such fun at all of our...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Judy Taylor - Elburn, IL - Friend

“Bob, so sorry to hear of your loss, my heart goes out to you and your family. buck ”
4 of 10 | Posted by: bill buckingham - glen ellyn, IL

“To Michelle, we are deeply saddened by the loss that you and your family have encountered. Our hearts go out to you during this difficult time and...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Jeff & Nora Stefans - New Lenox, IL

“To Mike and Michelle we send our deepest sympathies in the loss of your beloved mother. She has left a beautiful legacy with her children and...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Greg and Sue Westphall - IL

“My heart is breaking now, knowing I can never hear Carol's laughter or see her sweet smile again...So glad I got to spend time in Vegas with the four...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Faye Doepp - San Angelo, TX

“I am so sad at the loss of my best friend Carol. I know your pain is over and you are resting in the hands of God. I am sure it is beautiful and so...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: patricia mcgrath - Tinley Park, IL

“Dear Robert and family offering our deepest condolences for your loss. May the many fond memories and the love of family help comfort you during this...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: FG Rich - Crete

“My deepest sympathies to you, Robert, my former coworker and for your immediate family. May the grace of our loving God and Saviour carry you through...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Gary Sobie - Coworker


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Carol A. Stirzen (Licina)

Age 74, of New Lenox, formerly of Flossmoor, passed away Saturday, February 11th, 2017. Beloved wife of Robert Stirzen; loving mother of Michele (Ben) Burgio and Michael (Michelle) Paukstis; cherished grandmother of Matthew, Nicholas, Ryan, Maxwell, Cooper, Claudia, and Joyanna; and great-grandmother of Savannah; dear sister of Philip Licina. She was preceded in death by her parents Rudolph and Sue Licina (Zona). Carol was a member of the Association of Realtors, and member of 4-H as a child. She enjoyed spending time outdoors, and loved horses. Family will receive friends at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 102 E. Francis Road, New Lenox, IL 60451 on Wednesday, February 15th, 2017 from 11:00 AM until time of funeral service at 1:00 PM. Entombment Good Shepherd Catholic Cemetery, Orland Park. In lieu of flowers, donations to Northwestern's Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation, 250 E. Superior St., Chicago, IL 60611 or Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer's Disease Center, 676 N. St. Clair St., Suite 945, Chicago, IL 60611, for further information on both donations please contact Terri Dillon at 312-503-4837. For information www.kurtzmemorialchapel.com or 815-485-3700.