Dorothy H. Rizzo
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Dorothy H. Rizzo

Born: February 10, 1943; in Chicago, IL

Died: March 17, 2018; in McHenry, IL

Dorothy H. "Dotti" Rizzo, age 75, of McHenry, passed away Saturday, March 17, 2018, at Centegra Hospital - McHenry.

She was born February 10, 1943 in Chicago to Arthur and Dorothy (Glass) Krause. On September 16, 1972, she married John J. Rizzo. Dotti was employed in food service for many years, working as a server in restaurants in Chicago, and also working at Holiday Park. She later served as a medical assistant for Dr. A. Narang before retiring in the early 2000's. She enjoyed antiquing, finding treasure with her metal detector, and traveling with her husband.

She is survived by her husband of 45 years, John; her son and daughter-in-law, Bill and Dori Schmitz; her grandson, Ryan Schmitz; and her sister, Sue Krause.

In addition to her parents, Dotti was preceded in death by two sisters, Virginia and Judy.

Friends may gather to visit with her family from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 24, 2018, at Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry, IL 60050. The memorial service will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 24, in the funeral home.

For those wishing to send an expression of condolence, her family suggests memorials be made in her memory to the American Lung Assn. of Illinois, 55 W. Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60601.

For information, please call the funeral home at 815-385-2400, or visit where friends may leave an on-line condolence message for her family.

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Published in Lake County Suburban Life on Mar. 22, 2018.
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