Edward D. DeFranco
7/15/40 – 9/16/17

A Memorial Visitation for Edward “Ed” Damon DeFranco, age 77, of Inverness, will be from 3:00p.m. until 9:00p.m., Thursday, September 21, 2017, at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Hwy., Palatine.  The Memorial Service will begin at 10:00a.m., Friday, September 22, 2017 at All Saints Lutheran Church, 630 S. Quentin Rd., Palatine.  An Inurnment will be scheduled for a later date and will be a private event for the family at Lakeview Cemetery in Oxford, WI. read more…

Vernon L. Frost
8/22/36 – 9/14/17

A Memorial Visitation for Vernon L. Frost, 81, a lifelong resident of Palatine, will be held Friday, September 22, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the Memorial Service, 12:00 p.m. at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Hwy., Palatine, IL 60067.  The private Inurnment will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Palatine. read more…

James P. Peterson
3/20/53 – 9/10/17

A Memorial Service for James Paul Peterson, age 64, will be held at St. Paul United Church Of Christ, 144 East Palatine Road, Palatine, 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 with Pastor David Mercer presiding.  The Interment will be private. read more…

Harry Plateau
10/30/29 – 9/9/17

A Memorial Visitation for Harry Plateau, 87, will be held on Saturday, September 23, 2017, 10:00a.m. until the time of the Memorial Service, 11:00a.m. at All Saints Lutheran Church 630 S. Quentin Road, Palatine.  The Internment will be private.

Harry passed away peacefully on September 9, 2017 and was born October 30, 1929 in Chicago to the late Robert and Nicha Plateau.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 57 years, Aurlette.  Loving father of Kari (Rolf) Tangvik and Rob Plateau.  Proud grandpa of Erik and Kaitlyn.

Harry served in the Korean War.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to All Saints Lutheran Church Palatine or the charity of your choice.

Timothy C. Froderman, M.D.
7/31/62 – 9/8/17

Visitation for Timothy C. Froderman, M.D., 55, will be at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 415 S. Buesching Road, Lake Zurich, on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 from 4:00p.m. to 9:00pm.  The Funeral Mass will be on Thursday, September 14, 2017, 10:00a.m. at St. Francis de Sales Church 33 S. Buesching Road, Lake Zurich.  The Interment will be private. read more…

Francis B. Arceo
6/12/13 – 9/2/17

Visitation for Francis B. Arceo, 4, of Island Lake, will be held from 2:00 PM until 9:00 PM on Sunday, September 10, 2017 at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 415 S. Buesching Road, Lake Zurich.  A Funeral Mass will be said, 10:00 AM on Monday at St. Francis de Sales Church, 33 S. Buesching Road, Lake Zurich. read more…

Duane R. Placko
9/5/17

Duane R. Placko passed away peacefully at his Palatine home early on September 5, four weeks after his 80th birthday.  He had been battling lung cancer and dementia. read more…

Donald P. Vogeler
5/11/35 – 9/3/17

Visitation for , 82, of Palatine, will be from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Friday, September 8, 2017 at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Hwy., Palatine.  On Saturday, September 9, 2017 family and friends will meet at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 200 N. Plum Grove Rd., Palatine, where the Visitation will continue from 10:30 AM until the time of the Funeral Service at 11:30 AM.  An Interment will follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery, Arlington Heights.   read more…

Loretta J. Tatge
5/2/33 – 9/1/17

Visitation for Loretta J. Tatge, 84, of Palatine, will be held from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm, Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Hwy., Palatine.  Funeral Services will commence on Wednesday at 10:00 am also at the funeral home.  An Entombment will be in All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines. read more…

Mary J. Heffernan
1/27/60 – 8/29/17

Visitation for Mary J. Heffernan (nee Lennon), 57, of Palatine formerly of Lake Zurich and Morrison, IL, will be from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM Thursday, August 31, 2017 at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Hwy. Palatine.  Funeral Services will be held Friday,  September 1, 2017, 11:00 AM also at the funeral home. read more…

Margaret M. Milazzo
4/24/40 – 8/25/17

Memorial visitation for Margaret M. Milazzo, 77, of Palatine, will be held Wednesday, August 30, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. until the time of the Prayer Service, 8:00 p.m. at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Highway, Palatine. read more…

Chester J. Lustyk
8/8/32 – 8/23/17

Visitation for Chester J. Lustyk, 85, of Palatine, will be held on Saturday, August 26, 2017 from 1:00 PM until the time of the Funeral Service, 3:00 PM at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Hwy., Palatine.

Chester was born on August 8, 1932 in Chicago, IL the son of the late Casimir & Rose and passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, August 23, 2017.

He was the beloved husband of the late Marilyn A.; loving father of Deborah Lustyk-Downey and the late Donna M. LaPoint; cherished grandfather of James C. Downey Jr., Bradley A. Downey, Jena (Jerome) Matuszak and Sara (John) Schlismann; brother of Rose, Edward, Richard “Brother Jude” and the late Wanda, Marie, Evelyn, Irene, Casimir, Robert and Norbert.

The family requests that flowers please be omitted.

Sergio G. Biancalana
8/6/34 – 8/21/17

Visitation for Sergio G. Biancalana, 83, of Mundelein, will be held at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 415 S. Buesching Rd., Lake Zurich on Friday, August 25, 2017 from 9:00 AM until the time of Prayers, 11:00 AM.  A Funeral Mass will be said, 11:30 AM at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, 33 S. Buesching Rd., Lake Zurich.  The Entombment will follow at All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines. read more…

Jean M. Kohn
1/21/31 – 8/18/17

Visitation for Jean M. Kohn, 86, of Palatine, will be on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Hwy., Palatine.  Prayers will be on Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 9:30 AM also at the funeral home and proceeding to St. Thomas of Villanova Catholic Church, 1201 E. Anderson Drive, Palatine for a Funeral Mass at 10:00 AM.  The Interment will follow at St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine. read more…

Helen T. Wagner
10/7/31 – 8/14/17

A Memorial Visitation for Helen T. Wagner, a resident of Northbrook for 55 years, will be from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM on August 16, 2017 at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 415 S. Buesching Rd., Lake Zurich.  Family and Friends will meet on August 17, 2017 for a Memorial Mass, Noon at Saint Paul the Apostle Church, 6401 Gages Lake Road, Gurnee, IL.  The Interment will be private. read more…