Lily Dolan Edwards, 87, of Beach Park, died Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017 at home surrounded by her loving family.

Grief Share, a special weekly seminar and support group for grieving the loss of someone close, is offered at Christ Community Church, 2500 Dowie Memorial Dr., Zion, Mondays at 7 p.m. Call 847-746-1411 for more information.

William “Bill” J. Traynor, age 70, of Pleasant Prairie, Wis., passed away Sunday Sept. 17, 2017 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.

Matthew Scott Capp, 46 passed into glory into the loving arms of his Savior and Lord on Sept. 12, 2017.

Mary H. Ryan, passed away Sept. 11, 2017, in Edina, Minn.

Douglas Efflandt, 56, passed away Aug. 31, 2017. He was born Aug. 15, 1961, in Evanston, Ill.

Yvonne NowakYvonne Nowak, 58, of Zion, passed away on Sunday Sept. 10, 2017 at her residence surrounded by her loving family.She was born on July 23, 1959 in Chicago, Ill., the daughter of the late Edward and Shirley O’Brien Pasko. On Sept. 21, 2002 she was united in marriage to Mitch Nowak …

Cheryl Ann Dace, 63, of Zion, died Aug. 27, 2017 at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital after a long battle with cancer. She was born March 28,1954 in Waukegan.

Wanda Boffer, age 78, passed away Sept. 5, 2017. She was born in Palestine, Ill., to Rudolph and Alice Meek Brannon. She married Peter Boffer in October 1957. She was a homemaker and later worked at Johnson Motors for seven years and the VAMC for 20 years, retiring in 2000.

Virgie Tucker Brown, 72, of Statesville, N.C. died unexpectedly Wednesday, June 14, 2017 in Wasilla, Alaska while serving with a mission team. She was in a place she loved, with the person she loved, doing the work she loved.

Willem Zoetmulder, 83, of Zion, passed away peacefully on Aug. 22, 2017.

Clifford James “Jim” Wynn, 88, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017 at Vista Medical Center East.

Geraldine (Copp) Marqui, age 92, died Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born April 22, 1925 in Waukegan to Antone and Frances (Svete) Copp.

John Samuelian, 88, of Zion, died July 19, 2017 at home with his family by his side.

Rafael Adames Longo, 76, passed away on July 15, 2017, in Fort Myers, Fla., surrounded by his loving wife and family. Rafael was a devoted husband, papi, and abuelo and he will be greatly missed.

Beatrice “Bea” Ann Haapanen, 75, died on Sunday, July 16, 2017 at Northwestern Hospital in Chicago.