Rosa Pfab Kubitzki|
Born: Aug. 3, 1924; in Germany,
Died: Aug. 8, 2014; in Woodstock, IL
Rosa Pfab Kubitzki, age 90, of Wonder Lake, died Friday, August 8, 2014, at Hearthstone Manor In Woodstock.
Born August 3, 1924, in Germany, she was the 10th child out of 13 born to Josef and Maria (Sigl) Pfab. In 1952, she moved to Chicago after immigrating through the Port of New York. She lived with her family in Chicago until moving to Wonder Lake in 2004. After receiving education through the 8th grade in Germany, Rosa completed her G.E.D. in the United States. She worked in the insurance industry her entire career, beginning at the former Combine Insurance Co. in Chicago and retiring in 1996 from A.O.N. Insurance.
Survivors include three children, Helen (Stephen) Noskowicz of Wonder Lake, Rose Stewart of Wonder Lake, and Irene Kubitzki of Libertyville; three grandchildren, David (Julie) Noskowicz, Christopher Noskowicz, and Laura (Christopher) Artwohl; four great-grandchildren, Callie, Cameron, Joseph, and Ava; a sister, Helen Berkmuller of Weilheim, Germany and a sister-in-law, Agnes Pfab of Holzhausen, Germany.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and 12 brothers and sisters.
Friends may visit with her family from 10 am until the funeral blessing at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, August 12, 2014, at Justen's Wonder Lake Funeral Home, 7611 W. Hancock Drive, Wonder Lake, IL 60097. Interment will be in Maryhill Cemetery, Niles.
For information, please call the funeral home at 815-728-0233, or visit www.justenfh.com, where friends may leave an on-line condolence message for her family.
Published in the Northwest Herald on Aug. 11, 2014