Loretta Theresa Murar, age 98, of Round Lake, died Monday, October 22, 2012 at Condell Medical Center in Libertyville.
She was born April 30, 1914 in Chicago to William and Clara (Selesky) Kornuth.
Loretta was a homemaker the majority of her life. She enjoyed baking, cooking, crafts and was a doting grandmother.
Survivors include three children, Edward J. (Joyce) Murar of Round Lake, Theresa (the late George) Gorski of Round Lake, Ronald (Arleen) Murar of Hereford, AZ; five grandchildren, Michael (Bobbi) Murar, Jeffrey (Carol) Murar, Dee Dee (Bob) Renter, Scott (Carol) Murar, Sharon (Jim) Feree; great grandchildren, Tonyia, Brendan, Clayton, Brook, Ryan, Tyler, Richard, Robert, Ryan, Mark, Brandi, Robyn and Richard.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward on February 1, 1992; a daughter, Milicent; and siblings, Helen Castre, Ida Guarisco, Della Sierminski, Hazel Petersen, Lillian Sonntag, Elmer Karnuth and Alfred Karnuth.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Thursday, October 25, 2012 at Justen’s Round Lake Funeral Home 222 N. Rosedale Court (at Cedar Lake Road), Round Lake, IL 60073.
Visitation will resume on Friday, October 26, at the funeral home from 8:30 a.m. until 9:30 a.m. leaving for the 10 a.m. funeral Mass at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 114 N. Lincoln, Round Lake, IL.
Interment will be in Hillside Cemetery, Antioch.
For those wishing to send an expression of condolence, the family suggests Masses in Loretta’s name.
On-line condolences may be sent to the family at www.justenfh.com. For information, call the funeral home at 847-546-3300.