Stephen Patrick Hirsch, age 65, of Spring Grove, died September 17, 2012 at his home.
He was born May 6, 1947 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Elmer and Patricia (Hassett) Hirsch. On May 21, 1995 he married Judy T. Wiemerslage at United Methodist Church in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.
He had been employed with Howard Company of Brookfield, R.T.C. Industries and with Chicago Show. He was an engineer manager for point of purchase displays. Stephen loved to dance, he enjoyed gardening, wood working, and building cars from the frame up. He was a Mr. Fix-It. He also enjoyed vacations in Cancun, Mexico.
He is survived by his wife, Judy of seventeen years; children, Angela (Bryon) Russo, Amy (Harold) Speed, James Hirsch; stepchildren, Heather (Tim) Leonard, Jena (Matt) McCall, Wendy (Tom) Castonzo, James Edgar; grandchildren, Lauren, Sara, Kayleigh, Hannah, Madeline, Joshua, Kyle, Kevin, Connor, Carter, Courtney, Danielle, Jessica and Alex; and two sisters, Patricia Reynolds and Barbara Hirsch.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. on Saturday, September 22, 2012 at Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 W. Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry, IL 60050.
A Celebration of Life Service will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, September 22, at the funeral home.
Inurnment will be private.
For those wishing to send an expression of condolence, memorials to would be appreciated. For information call the funeral home at 815-385-2400 or visit www.justenfh.com.