Laird Funeral Home
310 South State Street
Elgin, IL 60123
(847) 741-8800


1924 - 2013 | Obituary Condolences
June Kolzow-Carls June Kolzow-Carls, 89, of Elgin "went home" to her Heavenly Father Tuesday at 10:10 A.M., April 16, 2013 at Apostolic Christian Resthaven, Elgin. She was born on January 8, 1924 in Itasca, IL the daughter of William and Bertha (Wolf) Bunge. She then became a child and heir of God on January 27, 1924, through Holy Baptism at St. Luke Lutheran Church in Itasca, IL. June grew up above her father's hardware store in Itasca, Bunge Hardware. She graduated from St. Luke's Lutheran School in Itasca and Luther institute in Chicago, IL. She was a member of Calvary Lutheran Church in Elgin. Survivors include her 4 children: Stanley (Susan) Kolzow of Sycamore, IL; Janice Peterson of Avon, NY; Keith (Lydie) Kolzow of Stanchfield, MN; and Wayne (Janet) Kolzow of Elgin, IL. 11 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, and her foster sister; Annetta (George) Grever. She was preceded in death by her parents, her 1st husband; Arnold Kolzow, whom she married on April 29, 1943 and passed in 1976, her 2nd husband; Ernest Carls, whom she married on May 6, 1992 and passed in 2009, a brother; Walter William in infancy, and son in law; William Peterson. Funeral services will be held on Saturday April 20, 2013 at 10:00 A.M. at Calvary Lutheran Church, Elgin. Burial will follow at Chapel Hill Gardens West Cemetery, Oak Brook Terrace, IL. Visitation will be on Friday from 4-7:00 P.M. at the Laird Funeral Home, Elgin and on Saturday at the church from 9:00 A.M. until the service. Memorials may be made to Calvary Lutheran Church in Elgin. For information, 847-741-8800 or www.lairdfamilyfuneralservices.com.
Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald from Apr. 18 to Apr. 19, 2013
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