Harriet V.-Zajac-Obituary

Harriet V. Zajac

Schaumburg, Illinois

1926 - 2017


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Harriet V. Zajac, nee Frankiewicz, age 91 of Schaumburg. Beloved wife of the late John Zajac. Loving mother of Judy (Michael) Ripley. Loving grandmother of Kimberly (Jon) Gallo, Kerry Malczyk, William (Stefanie) Malczyk and Scott Ripley. Adoring great grandmother of Evan, Ella, Emma and...

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Dear Judy and Family,

I worked with Harriet at Hanson Park for a number of years,
and she was one person who many in the school came to
talk to during their breaks, and share their problems with, including myself.

She was very interested in people and had a calming effect, and a very good listener. Many of the children were also drawn to her.
She showed concern and interest, and would sometimes buy
them gifts to make them feel special.

I'm so sorry to hear this. Please accept my deepest condolences. May your memories warm your heart and bring a smile to your face in time. My hope is that God will give you the strength and power you need to cope with the loss of someone so special to you. Isaiah 40:29

Dear Judy and Family,
What a great woman Harriet was to every one who met her! We had a wonderful visit with your mom on Oct. 27. She greeted us when we came through the door to visit with a smile on her face and an upbeat attitude. She and Paul recalled the days of Hanson Park's PT department and the children they cared for. We shared a number of laughs about the old times, and even reflected on a particular student who frequently said, "Harriet, I swallowed a piano!" She was...

Dear Judy,
I am very sorry to hear about your mom. She was a very nice woman. I always enjoyed talking to her. You and your family are in my thoughts.
Liz (Dr. Leverentz's office)

May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always.