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Daniel B. Butkus

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Butkus, Daniel B. 78, of Waukegan, passed away on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at Vista East Medical Center in Waukegan. Born January 14, 1935 in Waukegan to Michael and Helen Butkus. He married Theresa Tstinic on October 6, 1956 in Waukegan. In October of 1992, he retired from Outboard Marine Corp. in Waukegan as a draftman after 20 years of employment. Dan was a member of St. Dismas Church, loved to garden, especially tomatoes and could grow just about anything. He was an avid cribbage player who enjoyed weekly games at the Waukegan Senior Center. He served in the United States Army as a food inspector from 1959-1961. Survivors include his wife, Theresa; three sons, Lawrence (Kathy) of Centerville, Ohio, Gary (Jason Range) of Indianapolis, Indiana and Michael (Danielle) Butkus of Hoffman Estates, Illinois; five grandchildren, Claire, Grace and Camille Butkus of Centerville, Ohio and Mitchell and Nathan Butkus of Hoffman Estates, Illinois. He was preceded in death by one sister, Elizabeth Butkus, November 26, 2011. Friends may visit with the family on Thursday, May 2, 2013 from 10-11am only at St. Dismas Church, 2600 Sunset Avenue, Waukegan. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11am with Fr. Patrick Rugan officiating. Interment will be private. Donations may be made to the . Arrangements were under the care of Salata Gurnee Funeral Home, 4190 Old Grand Ave., Gurnee. Visit our website at www.salatagurneefuneralhome.com.

Published in the Lake County News Sun from May 1 to May 7, 2013
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