Rolf Hoeper, age 72, died Sunday, Sept. 26, 2010, at Centegra Hospital-McHenry.
He was born October 24, 1937 in Germany to Hans and Gertrude (Taupader) Hoeper. He married Lieselotte M. “Lilo” Diem.
Formerly of Glendale Heights, the family summered here before moving to Ingleside in 1997.
He worked for many years in the tool & die industry as a moldmaker.
Enjoyments included fishing and boating.
Survivors include his wife; Lilo; a daughter, Monika (Jay) Kelly of Aurora; a son, Andreas “Andy” Hoeper of Carol Stream; three grandchildren, Anja, Cole & Tatum; a sister, Lore (Peter) Fichtner; a nephew, Peter Jr.; and a niece, Sonia.
Friends may visit with the family from 4:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010, at Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 W. Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry. The memorial service will be at 7:30 p.m., with Rev. Lisle Kauffman officiating.
The cremation rite will be accorded privately.
For information, call the funeral home at 815-385-2400. Friends may send an on-line condolence to the family at www.justenfh.com.