Barbara J. Diaz, age 57, of McHenry, died Saturday, February 23, 2008, at Midwestern Regional Medical Center in Zion.
She was born September 20, 1950, in California to Ernest and Emily (Leriget) Diaz.
Born and raised in California, she was formerly a resident of Lake in the Hills for nine years before relocating to McHenry in 2006. Barbara was employed at Donlan Corporation in Northbrook for almost seven years.
She had a passion for dancing and met her husband on the dance floor, which only furthered her love of dancing. She enjoyed cruises, having taken many cruises in the Caribbean with her husband. She loved boating, water skiing, snow skiing, and spending time in the mountains.
Survivors include her loving husband, Jack LiCavoli; a daughter, Cassandra LiCavoli of Lakemoor; and a sister, Carol Wagner of Pasa Robles, CA.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Emily Eppich (January 18, 2008) and her father.
Friends may visit with the family from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, March 8, 2008, at the George R. Justen & Son Funeral Home, 3519 W. Elm Street, McHenry, IL 60050.
There will be a memorial service at 5 p.m. during the visitation.
Inurnment will be private.
For information, call the funeral home at 815-385-2400, or visit www.justenfh.com.