Lorraine Francis Stanek Dunteman of South Barrington Lorraine Francis Stanek Dunteman of South Barrington, devoted mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, passed peacefully of natural causes on Friday, February 15 at Delnor Hospital in Geneva, IL. Lorraine was born on July 24, 1928 in Chicago, Illinois. Lorraine grew up in the Grand Crossing neighborhood of Chicago and loved dancing, playing games with her girlfriends, visiting and working on her grandparent's farm in Cloverdale, Illinois, and on the family ranch in Nebraska. After graduation from high school, Lorraine worked for the Department of Agriculture downtown Chicago. She married Marvin Dunteman on September 24, 1950 and moved to the suburbs of Chicago to begin their family and help maintain the family's farm. Lorraine loved socializing, supporting her husband and children on the farm. She served as a Girl Scout leader, 4-H volunteer, and as President of the Cook County Farm Bureau Women's Committee. Lorraine enjoyed watching the activities of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren and cheering on the Chicago Bears. Lorraine is survived by her sister, Irene Karlzen, children, Susan (Bruce) Rucks, Judy (Jim) Bodnar, Jean (Arland) Prestidge, Karen Dunteman, William (Kari) Dunteman, and Robert (Kelley) Dunteman, 17 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, and a dear friend Hank Gooday. Lorraine was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin Dunteman, her parents, Albina and Edward Stanek, and her brother, Edward Stanek. Visitation will be held from 2:00-7:00 P.M. on Sunday February 17, 2013 at Yurs Funeral Home, 405 E. Main St. (corner of Route 64 and Route 25), St. Charles, IL 60174. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 A.M Monday, February 18, 2013 at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 720 Dundee Avenue, Barrington, IL 60010. There will be visitation preceding the service from 9:30 A.M. to 10:30 A.M. at the church. Burial will be at Lakewood Memorial Park, Elgin, Illinois. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the
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