CRYSTAL LAKE – Barbara "Barbie" "Tiger" Mittelbrun, 73, of Crystal Lake, passed away peacefully with her family and friends by her side Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013.|
She was born Oct. 1, 1940, in Chicago, to the late Virginia Barch-Konkel and the late Henry C. Konkel Sr.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Anthony J. Mittelbrun Jr.
She is the dear mother of David (Laura), James, Sherri (Craig) Jarva and Michelle (Jeff) House; Nana of 13 precious grandchildren, Kristin, Daniel, Nicki, Lindsey, Sarah, Steven, Brian, Danny, Michael, Brandon and Megan, the late Michael and Todd; brother to Hank (Jan); daughter-in-law to Ellen; sister-in-law to Maureen and Lydy; and Auntie to many.
The visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24, at Willow Funeral Home, 1415 W. Algonquin Road, Algonquin. The viewing followed by Mass will be celebrated at 9 a.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, Crystal Lake. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Barrington.
Flowers are nice, but in lieu of please consider a donation to the Northwestern Foundation Organ Transplantation in memory of Barbara Mittelbrun.
For information, call the funeral home at 847-458-1700.
Published in the Northwest Herald on Oct. 23, 2013