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Eleanor K. Runquist, 100, passed away on Sunday, August 24, 2014, in North Riverside, IL. She was born March 27, 1914, in Chicago, had lived in Rogers Park neighborhood for most of her life and was a recent five year resident of Spring Meadows in Libertyville. Eleanor was a graduate of Northwestern University and was an elementary school teacher at Washington School in Evanston. She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Libertyville. Surviving are her brother, Warren "Bill" (Catherine) Kietzer of Libertyville and also many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Waldemar and Clara Kietzer; by her brother, Col. Willard Kietzer and by her husband, Arthur J. Runquist in 1990. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, September 6, 2014 at Grace Lutheran Church, 501 Valley Park Drive in Libertyville with Pastor Gordon Cavers officiating. A visitation will be prior to the service at church. Interment will be at Maryhill Cemetery in Niles, IL. Memorials can be made to the Grace Lutheran Church or the Scottish Home. Arrangements by Burnett-Dane Funeral Home in Libertyville. For info: 847-362-3009 or sign the guestbook at www.burnettdane.com.
Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald from Sept. 3 to Sept. 4, 2014
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