CRYSTAL LAKE – Carolyn "Carrie" P. Bacak, 39, of Crystal Lake for 12 years and formerly of Palatine, passed away Friday, Oct. 21, 2011, at Pepper Family Hospice in Barrington.
She was born Jan. 11, 1972, in Chicago, to Michael and Marcia Bauer.
Carrie was a graduate of Illinois State in 1994, and received her BS in accounting. She enjoyed cooking and gardening, but especially cherished being a loving wife and mother.
She is survived by her beloved husband of 15 years, Timothy J. Bacak, whom she married July 27, 1996; her loving children, Kyler, Alexander, Nicholas and Kaelin; her cherished sister, Chris (Jim Cherney) Bauer; her dearest niece, Ellie, and nephew, Max; and many special friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
The visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26, at Davenport Family Funeral Home, 419 E. Terra Cotta Ave., Crystal Lake. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Northeastern Illinois, 405 Lake Zurich Road, Barrington, IL 60010; or
Chicagoland Affiliate, 8765 W. Higgins Road, Suite 401, Chicago, IL 60631.
For information, call 815-459-3411. Visit www.davenportfamily.com
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