MUNDELEIN – Elsie C. Gaura, of Mundelein, died Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, at home.
She was born Feb. 12, 1921, in Chicago.
Elsie enjoyed cooking and baking for her family and also enjoyed crocheting.
She is survived by her children, Howard (Donna) Gaura, Jerry Guara, Roger (Rose) Gaura, Cheryl Blankenship and George (Pam) Gaura; 15 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward; son-in-law, Marty; and great-grandchild, Dominic.
The visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, at Kristan Funeral Home, 219 W. Maple Ave. (two blocks west of Route 45 on Route 176), Mundelein. The funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 8, at Santa Maria del Popolo Chapel, 116 N. Lake St., Route 45, Mundelein. Interment will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, Fremont Center.
For information, visit www.kristanfuneralhome.com
or call 847-566-8020.