John F. Weck of Algonquin Private Family Visitation and Funeral Services were held on Tuesday, July 16, 2013, for John Francis Weck, age 84. Burial with military honors followed in the Union Cemetery, Crystal Lake. John was born March 12, 1929, in Chicago, the son of Elmer and Thusnelda Weck. He moved with his family to Algonquin in his teens. From 1946 until 1950 he attended Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota and graduated with a B.A. in economics. During the Korean War
John served as an officer in the United States Coast Guard in New Orleans. After his marriage to Florence Ebel of Algonquin in 1953, the couple settled in Algonquin and John dedicated himself to business. In 1962 John served as a founding member of Cardunal Savings and Loan in West Dundee, and remained Chairman of the Board of Cardunal until his retirement in 2007. John is remembered by his wife of 60 years, Florence (nee Ebel), their five children: John (Diane), Geoffrey (Bonnie), Kristin (Rainer), Gretchen and Daniel, eight grandchildren and their spouses, his extended family, and many friends including his caregiver and companion over the past four years; Reyvin Licup. Memorials may be made in John's memory to either: Carleton College, the
, St. John's Lutheran Church of Algonquin or the
. Please direct any condolences or memorials to The Weck Family in care of P.O. Box 56, West Dundee, Illinois 60118. or online at www.millerfuneralhomedundee.com
. The Miller Funeral Home, West Dundee assisted the family. For information, please call 847-426-3436.