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1968 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
Jennifer Ann (McIlnay) Kurisu, 45 passed away unexpectedly Monday, March 31, 2014 in Libertyville. She was born August 17, 1968 in Chicago and had been a Libertyville resident for most of her life. She was a graduate of Libertyville High School in 1986 and was a 1990 graduate of Ferris State University in Big Rapids, MI. Jennifer was a former 14 year employee of the U.S. Government and currently enjoyed teaching at Celebration Child Care at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Libertyville. She was a member of St. Paul the Apostle Church in Gurnee. Surviving are her two children, Austin and Victoria Kurisu; parents, Jim and Constance McIlnay; a sister, Vicki (Tory) Mascolino of Chicago Heights; dear aunt to, Allison, Sean and Joe; her grandmother, Lottie Czarny of Schaumburg; dear friend and former husband, Gary Kurisu and also many aunts, uncles, cousins and her special dog, Rocky. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, April 3, 2014 at Burnett-Dane Funeral Home Ltd., 120 W. Park Ave. (Route 176, one block west of Milwaukee Ave.), Libertyville. Prayers will be at 11:30 a.m. Friday, at the funeral home followed by funeral mass at 12:30 p.m. at St. Paul the Apostle Church, 6401 Gages Lake Road, Gurnee, IL 60031. Memorial contributions can be made to Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund, 11 S. LaSalle, #1800, Chicago, IL 60603 or to the family as an education fund is being established for her children. For info, 847-362-3009 or sign the guestbook at www.burnettdane.com.
Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald from Apr. 2 to Apr. 3, 2014
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