LAKEWOOD – John D. Bachmann, 78, of Lakewood, born Sept. 8, 1934, in Chicago, passed away peacefully Sunday, May 5, 2013, at his home, surrounded by his loving family.|
John was Chief financial officer at Black Dot in Crystal Lake for 31 years. He retired in 1999.
John is survived by his children, Ellen (David) Burg, Paula (Walt) Muntzenberger and Tom (Robyn) Bachmann; brothers, Jim (Gee Gee) and Bob (Nancy) Bachmann; brother-in-law, Tony Viola; and many grandchildren, nieces, nephews and dear friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Diane (nee Gilmore); parents, Harold and Lucille (nee Dearing) Bachmann; and sister, Peggy Viola.
The visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 8, at Davenport Family Funeral Home, 419 E. Terra Cotta Ave. (Route 176), Crystal Lake. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 9, with a visitation from 9 a.m. until the time of the Mass at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 1023 McHenry Ave., Crystal Lake. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to JourneyCare Foundation, 405 Lake Zurich Road, Barrington, IL 60010.
Condolences may be sent to www.davenportfamily.com. Call 815-459-3411 for information.
Published in the Northwest Herald on May 7, 2013