Liana Kathryn Childs of Elgin Liana Kathryn Childs, 23, passed away on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at her home. Liana was born in Elgin on June 13, 1989. Liana was a loving daughter, sister, niece, aunt and friend. She loved to make us laugh and her smile was infectious. She was a graduate of C.S.I. where she studied to be a medical assistant. Survivors include per parents: Michael J. Childs and Tanya J. (nee Klebansky) Childs, her sister Amy Ryznar. Her paternal grandfather: Merle Childs. Her Uncles: George (Cindy) Klebansky and Mick (Sandy) Childs. Her Aunts: Marilee (Ken) Crooks and Marylyn (Dave) Capps. Liana is also survived by several cousins and many good and faithful friends. She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents: Victor and Dragana Klebansky and her paternal grandmother MaryAnn Childs. A Memorial Gathering Celebrating her life will be held on May 13, 2013 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM at the Second Baptist Church of Elgin, 1280 Summit Street, Elgin. Services will begin at 5:30 PM. Burial will be private. Please omit flowers, memorials may be made to the Elgin Women's Crisis Center. The Miller Funeral Home, West Dundee, assisted the family with all arrangements. To leave an on-line condolence, please visit For information, please call 847-426-3436.

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Miller Funeral Home
504 W Main St Dundee, IL 60118
(847) 426-3436

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on May 7, 2013