Ahlgrim Family Funeral Homes
201 North Northwest Highway
Palatine, IL 60067-5359
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1928 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS - Ivy Ramser-Johannesen, formerly of Palatine, was the beloved wife of John B. Johannesen and the late Dr. William Ramser Sr.; loving mother of Pamela Ramser, Deborah Kenny and William (Laura) Ramser, Jr.; children of her husband John, John (Patty), Larry (Dana) and Jim (Diana) Johannesen; cherished grandmother of Christopher (Liz) Kenny, Lily (Lou Garcia) Erdahl, Kelly Kenny, Colbin (Jen) Erdahl, Michael Ramser, John C. (Tara) and Jason (Rosa) Johannesen, Amy (Andrew) Sivertsen, Kate (Matt) Rapata, Kristi (Jim) Watrach, Kayla (Evan) Erwin, Chad (Francine) Johannesen and Regan (Marty) Toma; great grandmother of 19. Ivy was born on April 28, 1928 in Kulm, ND the daughter of the late Max and Marie (nee Gackle) Lay and passed away on Wednesday, February 26, 2014. Ivy had been an active member for more than 60 years of the First United Methodist Church of Palatine. She was also a member of P.E.O. Chapter EP of Palatine. Visitation will be held on Sunday, March 2, from 3 to 7PM at Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Highway, Palatine. Funeral services will be on Monday, March 3, at 11AM at the First United Methodist Church of Palatine, 123 N. Plum Grove Road, Palatine, IL 60067 with the Reverend Michael Morris officiating. Interment will follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery in Arlington Heights. In lieu of flowers, memorials would be appreciated in memory of Ivy for the First United Methodist Church of Palatine. For information, call 847-358-7411 or visit www.ahlgrimffs.com.
Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald from Feb. 28 to Mar. 2, 2014
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