Colonial Funeral Home & Crematory
591 Ridgeview Drive
McHenry, IL 60050
(815) 385-0063

Tracy L. Ballstaedt

1964 - 2013 | Obituary Condolences
Tracy L. Ballstaedt Obituary
TRACY L. BALLSTAEDT Born: Jan. 11, 1964; Chicago Died: Dec. 7, 2013 ; Woodstock Tracy L. Ballstaedt age 49, of McHenry, passed away Saturday, December 7, 2013 at Journeycare in Woodstock. She was born January 11, 1964, in Chicago to Lenard J. and Irene (Faber) Duncan. On October 8, 1988, she married Dan Ballstaedt at St. Mary 's Church in McHenry. Tracy was employed at Baxter for fifteen years. She received a Bachelors degree in international Business at Columbia College, in the class of 2011. She received a second degree black at McHenry Flying Dragons and assisted teaching classes. She loved traveling to anywhere with a beach, and Christmas Markets in Chicago. She loved Chicago Sports, the Cubs, Bears and the Blackhawks. She cherished her children more than anything else, including her black lab, Gunnar. She was a big fan of Jimmy Buffett, and was always known for her contagious smile and positive attitude on life itself. Survivors include her husband, Dan; her father, Lenard; her children, Toni Ballstaedt of Chicago and Jeff Ballstaedt of McHenry; her brothers, John Duncan and Scott (Tammy) Duncan all of Spring Grove. She was preceded in death by her mother. Visitation will be Wednesday, December 11, 2013, from 4:00 to 8:00PM, at Colonial Funeral Home and Crematory, 591 Ridgeview Dr., McHenry. Interment will be private. If desired, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, http://main.acsevents.org/goto/Tracy_Ballstaedt .
For information: 815-385-0063
Published in the Northwest Herald on Dec. 10, 2013
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