Ringa Funeral Home
122 S. Milwaukee Ave. (Rte. 83)
Lake Villa, IL 60046


1929 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
LAKE VILLA - Carolyn "Lynn" Kiesgen, 84, passed away on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. She was born in Chicago on July 10, 1929, the daughter of the late Joseph and Caroline Reith. Lynn was a resident of the Lake Villa area since 1953. She was a past president of the local AARP chapter and took much pride in her service as an election judge. Lynn was an avid gardener, cook, baker, and sure shot. She will be missed by her faithful pets Leroy, Abbey, Hager, Hilda, Ollie, and Annie. Lynn will be remembered by her family as the best Ma, Omi, and mother-in-law ever. She is survived by her children Dale Kiesgen, Linda (Bill) Irish, Jane (Jim) Nicholson, and Karen (Randy) Dawson; grandchildren Dale Kiesgen, Mitch Irish, Jill (Kent) Peters, Kate Irish, Randall Dawson, and Caroline Dawson; and by her great-granddaughter Sidney Lynn Irish. She was preceded in death by her husband Dale C. Kiesgen. Visitation will be from 4-8 pm on Friday, April 18, 2014 at Ringa Funeral Home, 122 S. Milwaukee Ave (Rte 83), Lake Villa, IL 60046. Cremation rites will take place privately. For more information, please call 847-356-2146.

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on Apr. 18, 2014
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