Imelda T. Smutny, age 90, of Wonder Lake passed away on Monday, March 2, 2021 surrounded by her loving family. She was born on October 6, 1930 in Chicago, IL to Stanley Winkler and Clara Kazora. Imelda met and married the love of her life George Smutny on October 7, 1950 and spent 27 wonderful years together.
Imelda worked as a food service supervisor in the nursing home until she was 82 years old, she enjoyed crafts, cooking, game shows, and watching her grandchildren play. Imelda was all about family and making memories to last a lifetime for everyone to cherish.
She is survived by her children: Carol (Richard) Brefeld, George (Yuumi), Jr Smutny, Daniel Smutny, Beverly Oyler, Robert (Cindy) Smutny, Kenneth (Deb) Smutny; 16 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; and 1 great- great grandchild.
Imelda is preceded by her husband: George Sr.; son: Mike; and her parents: Stanley and Clara Winkler.
Services are private.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Justen Funeral Home & Crematory in Wonder Lake, IL. For information, please call the funeral home at 815-728-0233 or visit www.justenfh.com, where friends and loved ones may share memories of Imelda on her tribute wall.