William J. Suchor, age 81, of Island Lake, died Sunday, October 20, 2013 at his home in Island Lake.
He was born June 17, 1932 in Cicero to Joseph and Verna (Ostrowski) Suchor. William was a longtime resident of Island Lake. He was employed over 40 years in the printing industry and a member of the Graphic Commercial International Union Local 458.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy from March 11, 1952 until March 10, 1960 and served in the Korean War.
In his early years William loved to go boating and sailing. He was an avid snowmobile enthusiast during the week when new snowfall occurred and the trails were fresh. He also enjoyed fishing, playing cards, cutting the grass and maintaining his home. Spending time with family and friends meant a great deal to him.
Survivors include two sons, David (Leslie) Suchor of Island Lake, Steven Suchor of Island Lake; his former daughter-in-law, Ann Stauche of McHenry; six grandchildren, Ryan, Dylan, Samantha, Casey, Elizabeth and Lucas; and sister-in-laws, Irene Suchor of McHenry, Betty Clavey of Mt. Prospect and Mary Lou Slove of Wauconda.
He was preceded in death by his wife Patricia (Lipinski) Suchor on March 10, 2011; his parents; his brother, Ronald; and a sister-in-law, Alice Pleszewa.
A memorial service for Bill and Pat will be held on Sunday, November 17, 2013 from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. at the Lake Zurich American Legion, 51 Lions Drive, Lake Zurich, IL
Arrangements entrusted to Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, McHenry, IL. For information, please call the funeral home at 815-385-2400, or visit www.justenfh.com.