ALGONQUIN - Theodore G. Balun, 87, of Algonquin and formerly of McHenry, died Thursday, March 5, 2009, at Centegra Hospital - McHenry.
He was born Sept. 9, 1921, in Peshtigo, Wis.
He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II.
He was the beloved husband of the late Agnes (Chmura) Balun; loving father of Brenda Simon and Jack (Lorraine) Balun; fond grandfather of Jeremy, Scott and Benjamin Simon and Jonathan Balun; the beloved son of the late Joseph and Mary Balun; dear brother of Helen Humay, the late Edward Balun, Cecelia Wilk and Anthony Balun; and the fond uncle of many nieces and nephews.
The visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at Willow Funeral Home, 1415 W. Algonquin Road, Algonquin/Lake in the Hills. He will lie in state from 10 a.m. Monday, March 9, until Mass is celebrated at 11 a.m. at St. Margaret Mary Church in Algonquin. Interment will be in Holy Apostles Cemetery in McHenry.
For information, call the funeral home at 847-458-1700.