Mary Lou Van Pool, age 82, of McHenry, passed away on January 19, 2020, at Journey Care in Barrington. She was born on October 29, 1937, in Chicago to John and Helen (Gulan) Lucas. She married the love of her life, Donald, who passed away on August 9, 2018.
Mary Lou was a resident of Weyerhaeuser, Wisconsin for over fifty years. She was dedicated to helping people through her work as a nurse. Additionally, she held supervisory positions at Ladysmith and other medical facilities during her lifetime.
She is survived by two sisters, Josephine Kotch and Carol Kiethyka, both of McHenry; a niece, Cynthia (Allan) Berry; and a grand-niece, Ashley.
She was preceded in death by her husband; and her brother, Robert Lucas.
Services were private for the immediate family in McHenry, IL.
Inurnment will be in Northern Wisconsin Veteran Memorial Cemetery in Spooner, WI in the springtime.
For more information, please call the funeral home at 815-385-2400, or visit www.justenfh.com, where friends and loved ones may share memories of Mary Lou on her tribute wall.