LAKE GENEVA, Wis. – Dennis P. Lannert, 73, of Lake Geneva, Wis., passed away Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 at the JourneyCare Hospice Inpatient Care Unit in Barrington.|
He was born Oct. 14, 1940, in Pekin, to Frederick and Helen (Schreiber) Lannert. He married Tobey Emery on Dec. 28, 1963.
Dennis graduated from Lake Forest College in 1962.
He is survived by his loving wife, Tobey; two sons, Jeff (Julie) Lannert and Frederick (Holly) Lannert; a daughter, Jennifer (David) Widger; eight grandchildren; and a sister, Carol (Gordon) Duprey.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Donald Lannert.
The visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 18, at Schneider-Leucht-Merwin & Cooney Funeral Home, 1211 N. Seminary Ave. in Woodstock. Family and friends will gather at the funeral home at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, for a procession to Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Woodstock for a burial service at 9:45 a.m. A memorial Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at St. Benedict Catholic Church, 137 Dewey Ave., Fontana, Wis.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the JourneyCare Foundation Pepper Family Hospice Center, 405 Lake Zurich Road, Barrington, IL 60010; the St. Benedict Catholic Church Music Ministry, 137 Dewey Ave., Fontana, WI 53125; or to the William Guy Forbeck Research Foundation, 23 Peninsula Drive, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926.
For information, call Schneider-Leucht-Merwin & Cooney Funeral Home at 815-338-1710 or visit www.slmcfh.com.
Published in the Northwest Herald on Oct. 17, 2013