Dorothy A. Schwan of Lake Barrington Dorothy A. Schwan was born on Jan. 8, 1923, in Chicago. She died peacefully in her sleep Jan. 23, 2013, at her residence in Lake Barrington. Dorothy was a longtime resident of Park Ridge, raising her family before she retired and moved to Barrington. She had a lifetime passion for roller skating and had a personality that could light up a room. Dorothy also dedicated her life to building her family business. Dorothy was a devout Christian, loving and devoted mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She is survived by children, John, Donna, Robert, Howard, Fred, Bill and Gary Schwan. She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard Schwan; and her parents. Memorial service has been postponed. Donations in Dorothy's memory can be sent to Allen J. Lynch Medal of Honor, Veterans Foundation, 5250 Grand Ave., Suite 14 - PMB 415, Gurnee, IL 60031. Arrangements by Glueckert Funeral Home, Arlington Heights. Funeral information and condolences can be given at www.GlueckertFH.com
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