Lois Ann Tournear, age 69, of Johnsburg, died Thursday, February 20, 2014, at her home.
She was born March 24, 1944 in Chicago to George and Ann (Walsh) Studer. She met her future husband, Junior Tournear, in Chicago in 1968, and they married on April 8, 1972 in Macomb.
She was employed by Baxter for 23 years, and retired in 1999. Her main focus and greatest enjoyment was her family. She was known as the family peacemaker.
Survivors include her husband of 41 years, Junior; four children, Cindy (Michael) Schenk of Delavan, WI, Earl (Heather) Tournear of Mulberry, FL, Sue Tournear of Johnsburg, and Tina (Bob) Berg, also of Mulberry; 17 grandchildren, Tabatha & Mandy Burke, Kenny Starrett, Coty & Katie Schenk, Earl Jr. & Brandon Tournear, Nicholas & Christopher Lockyer, Brittany & Tristan Gutekunst, Brooklyn Tournear, Nichole Kuiper, Robert Berg, Kyrie Satterfield, Heather & Caleb Tournear; and 13 great grandchildren, Emma, Dante, Ryan, Alison, Trenton, Leland, Kaylee, Christopher, Devyn, Anthony, Kaitlyn, Kyle, and Mechelle; and a sister, Arlene (Bob) Frazier.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and two sons, Michael and Harold.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. Monday, February 24, 2014, at Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 W. Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry. The funeral service will be at 3 p.m. in the funeral home.
Inurnment will be in Macomb.
Memorials to the family would be appreciated.
For information, call the funeral home at 815-385-2400, or visit www.justenfh.com.