Janine A. McQuiddy, age 61, of Round Lake, died Monday, July 6, 2015, at her home.
She was born July 19, 1953, in Oak Park, to Robert and Brunetta (Iarussi) McQuiddy.
Previously of River Forest, Janine moved to Round Lake in 1993, where she worked in administration until she semi-retired in 2011. Janine was a patron of the arts, with season tickets to the Antioch Playhouse. She was a very active board member for Countryside Hills Homeowners Association.
Janine will be remembered for her generous heart, her infinite love of animals, and always speaking her mind. Janine had three rescue cats, and then adopted her mother’s cat after she had passed. She recently acquired a dog named Freckles. Other enjoyments included puzzles, movies, and craft fairs.
Janine is survived by her devoted friends, Renee Dodson, Harriett Madden, Kim Miller; her sister, Kathy O’Kane; three nieces, Kaitlyn, Megan, Molly; her aunt, Yvonne Elgar; and cousins, Jeff (Chris) Olman, Phillip (Jennifer) Olman, Lisa (Brian) Lincoln, Mark (Robin) Elgar, Kristine Elgar, and Kirk (Anne) Elgar.
In addition to her parents, Janine was preceded in death by her aunt, Rosalie Olman.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 22, 2015, at Justen’s Round Lake Funeral Home, 222 N. Rosedale Court, Round Lake, IL 60073. The memorial service will be at 3 p.m. at the funeral home.
Inurnment will be private.
For those wishing to send an expression of sympathy, her family suggests memorials to Save-A- Pet Inc., 31664 N. Fairfield Rd., Grayslake, IL 60030.
For more information, please call the funeral home at 847-546-3300, or visit www.justenfh.com, where friends may leave an on-line condolence message for her family.