Richard Jerome Shak, age 41, of Round Lake Beach, died Thursday, January 25, 2007. He was born December 13, 1965 in Chicago to Richard O. and Paula (Muttschall) Shak.
Richard attended Round Lake High School, graduating with the Class of 1983. He was active in baseball throughout his school years. A bartender by trade, he had worked in the Round Lake area at several restaurants.
He was a former employee of Kristoff’s Entertainment Center and World of Fun. His interests included music and guitars, especially Beatles music.
Survivors include his parents of Round Lake Beach; a sister, Janel (Rennie) Jimdar of Round Lake Beach; a nephew, Rennie Jr.; two nieces, Isabella and Sophia; and several aunts and uncles.
Friends may visit with the family from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, January 30, at Justen’s Round Lake Funeral Home, 222 N. Rosedale Court, Round Lake, IL 60073. The memorial service will be at 8 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home.
For those wishing to send an expression of condolence, memorials to the family would be appreciated. For information, call the funeral home at 847-546-3300, or send an online condolence at www.justenfh.com .