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Howard A. "Howie" Ullrich

     Howard A. Ullrich, “Howie”, age 95, passed away peacefully the afternoon of February 23, 2024.
     Howard was preceded in death by his devoted wife, Ruth (Mueller), of over 70 years. Howard was the father of Carol (John) Arvis and Gerry (Anne) Ullrich; proud grandfather of Jeff (Darlene Jacobs) Ullrich, Lisa (Jeff) Blake, Alexis Arvis and Christina Arvis; and great-grandfather of Arden Ullrich. Howard was also the loyal older brother of Donald (Marietta) Ullrich; dear son of the late George and Hertha (Jannusch) Ullrich; and fond uncle of many nieces and nephews.
     Howard loved time with his family and friends, tending to his vegetable garden, fishing, playing 16-inch softball and working on cars. His dedication to his work and those close to him will always be remembered.
     Visitation on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 from 10:30 am until time of funeral  service 12:30 pm, at the Meadows Funeral Home, 3615 Kirchoff Road, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008.
      In lieu of flowers, please donate to the charity of your choosing in Howard’s memory.
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 Martin Joseph Milke

     Martin Joseph Milke, 64, of Roselle, passed away peacefully Sunday, February 11, 2024, surrounded by family. He was born August 15, 1959, in Chicago, IL to the late Jane (nee Teator) and Edward Milke.
     Martin was the father of Stephanie Milke; grandfather of Mia and Amelia; brother of Thomas (Helga) Milke and the late Steven (Carol) Milke; uncle to his goddaughter Vanessa Dominguez, Andrew Milke, Nicholas Milke, and Timothy Milke; and many others.
     Memorial service Saturday, March 2, 2024, from 12:00 noon to 3:00 pm with a service at 2:30 pm at the Meadows Funeral Home, 3615 Kirchoff Road, Rolling Meadows.
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Constance "Connie" Sheehan

     Constance (Tanner) Sheehan was born in Kenosha, WI to Marie (Hutt) and John Tanner, and was the youngest of four children.  She attended St. Mark’s Catholic School and went on to Kenosha High School. After graduating with honors, she was awarded a four-year Music Scholarship at Northwestern University, graduating in 1956.
     She was the choir director at Holy Rosary Church in Kenosha, WI. She enjoyed volunteering with Little Theater, playing the lead role
in The King and I and South Pacific. Connie also went on to sing with the Chicago Lyric Opera in the 1961.
     As a new mother, she taught many students private voice lessons at her home studio. 
Connie taught music in Pleasant Prairie, WI, Stone School in Addison, IL, and several schools within Illinois
District 4. Connie lived in Kenosha until 1967 moving with her family to Winfield, IL, Miami, FL, and Elk Grove Village, IL.  Retirement was enjoyed in Naples, FL.
     In her early 40’s she married John Sheehan, Financial Director for Cook County, IL.
     Connie is survived by her two daughters, Christianna (Dave) Rosochacki and Rhonda (Robert) Burke. She also leaves behind her two grandchildren Austin Hall and Abbey (Jack) Kraus.  She was preceded in death by her parents and four siblings.  
     Mom being strong, self-assured, forward thinking and fiercely independent, penned her obituary and planned her end-of-life celebration.
     Visitation Wednesday, February 28, 2024 from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm with a prayer service at 7:30 pm at the Meadows Funeral Home, 3615 Kirchoff Road, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008.
  Funeral mass Thursday, February 29, 2024, 11:30 am at St Therese of Lisieux Catholic Church, 2020 91st Street, Kenosha, WI 53147. Immediately followed by burial at Saint James Cemetery, Kenosha, WI.
     In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Wounded Warrior

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