James E Schmook

Visitation: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Yurs Funeral Home of Geneva

Service: Thursday, December 27th, 2012 at 10:00 AM at First Baptist Church of Geneva, 2300 South Street

Burial Location: Private


James Edward Schmook, age 18 of Geneva, was called to the Lord, December 21, 2012. He was born on January 7, 1994 in Elmhurst, IL to Jeffrey and Nancy Schmook.

He is survived by his parents, his brother Nicholas, his grandmother
Shirley Schmook, and his loving Aunts, Uncles and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather Claude Schmook, maternal grand-parents Edward and Rita Placzek.

Visitation will be 4-9:00 P.M. Wednesday December 26, 2012, at Yurs Funeral Home 1771 W. State Street, Geneva, IL 60134. Funeral Services will be 10:00 A.M., Thursday December 27, 2012 at Geneva Baptist Church, 2300 South Street, Geneva IL 60134.

Contributions may be made to Anderson Animal Shelter, 1000 S. LaFox Road, South Elgin, IL 60177.

To leave an online condolence or remembrance to the family, visit the funeral home’s obituary page at For more information, please call Yurs Funeral Home of Geneva, 630-232-7337.


Barbara Busick from Normal IL

"I was Jimmy's supervisor with Campus Dining Services at Illinois State University.Jimmy was a wonderful young man/respectful, friendly and an asset to our team. He spoke to me a couple times about using me as a reference for future employment. I assured Jimmy that I would be honored to do so.
I am so sorry for your families' loss. My heartfelt condolences!"

Khurram Saeed and Family from Bolingbrook IL

"Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Words cannot even begin to express our sorrow. We are thinking of you during this difficult time. May you have the courage to deal with this huge loss!


Larry & June Muncy from Lombard IL

"Jeff,Nancy & Nick,,
We are so sorry to hear about your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Larry & June "

Dave Renaud and Family from villa park IL

"Jeff, Nancy, and Nick;
We are so very sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you all. God bless you!"

Nick Chizo from Nuevo CA

Our deepest condolences for your loss. Thoughts and prayers to all.
Nick and Lola Chizo "

Vanata Family from Geneva IL

"Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Our hearts go out to you in your time of sorrow. "

Gerard Family from Geneva IL

"Words cannot express how sad we feel at your loss. Praying for you all."

Carolyn and Fred Zinke from Geneva, IL

"Nancy, Jeff and Nick,
We were so saddened to learn about the tragic death of your son Jim. How terrible for you all. Our hearts go out to you--"

Keith Lozeau from Elgin IL

"Jeff, there are simply no words. You and your family are in our thoughts. "

Adam Milano from Geneva IL

"Jimmy was truly a wonderful friend in Middle School and High School. He touched the lives of so many friends. My prayers go out to the Schmoook family. God bless!"

Larsen family from LaFox IL

"Please accept our sympathy. We have been fortunate to know and see Jimmy grow up to be a fine young man on and off the mat. His smile is in our hearts and we pray your warmest memories will comfort and bring you strength. Lotsa love & Hugs. Dan, Tina, Derek, & Kristof"



Al & Pat Ludviksen from Incline Village NV

"Nancy, Jeff and Nick,

I will never forget babysitting for Jimmy, he
was our like our own Grandson....You are in our
thoughts and prayers. All our love...

Al & Pat"

Susan Gale from Geneva IL

"I am so sorry for your loss of Jimmy. He was a good young man, and a valued friend of my son Anthony Ristich. I cannot imagine your pain. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family to get thru this difficult time. We are so sorry!"

Barb & John Nicholson from Tucson AZ

"Dear Jeff & Nancy:
Words can not erase the pain you must feel and the deep loss you have.
We pray that the Lord grant you his love, strength, peace and loving arms during these most difficult of times.
Our prayer group is praying for you and your family.
Please call if we can do anything to help.

Gene and Cyndi Richards from Valrico FL

"Nancy & Jeff

We can not find the words to bring you comfort, but hope and pray for the loving strong arms of the lord and family and friends to bring you some comfort and strength. Please do not hesitate to reach out to us for anything. we love you guys"

Sheldon from Chicago IL

"So very sorry for the loss of your son and brother. Nothing can ease this painful time in your lives, but take comfort in each other as a family."

Phillippe Family from Geneva IL

"Nancy, Jeff & Nick

We were so sorry to hear of your loss. We offer our deepest condolences at this time. If there is anything we can do for you please do not hesitate to ask. You are in our thoughts & prayers.

Wishing you strength & peace,

The Phillippes"

Lettenberger Family from Lombard IL

"Jeff, Nancy and Nick:

I cannot express enough how deeply sadden we are for the loss of Jimmy. Our deepest sympathy goes out to all of you. May God Bless you in this time of sorrow. Love You, Kory Mary, Kayla and Samantha."

Ryan Little & Family from Bourbonnais IL

"Words cannot express the loss that you have experienced. Our thoughts and prayers are with you!"

Cathy Fechner from Geneva IL

"I am so sorry Nancy. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers."

The Fringer Family from Geneva IL

"There are no words to express our sympathy for the loss of Jimmy. Please know that you are in our thoughts and that we are right down the street and will be here when you need anything!"

Favis Family from Geneva IL

"Our condolences to your family . Jimmy is such a nice person. From, Raffy,Susan,Brian and Katrina"

Angelo from Naperville IL

"My deepest condolences on your loss. You are all in our thoughts & prayers. "

Tiffany Mayer from Palatine IL

"My deepest sympathies on your loss. My heart, thoughts and prayers are with you all."

Greg Januszewski Family from Westerville OH

"Nancy, Jeff & Nick-
Having moved 20 years ago, the special memories of our families together continue here for us. Rita, Ed,all of you were special.Our hope and prayers are that the warmth of family will provide a small comfort going forward. All our love
Greg and Linda Januszewski and family "

Rob Showalter from Geneva IL

"I'm sorry for your loss. I've been and will continue to pray for you guys."

The Schweitzers from Geneva IL

"Dear Nancy, Jeff, and Nick,
Words cannot express how sorry we are to hear of the loss of Jimmy. He will always be remembered with such fondness for the beautiful young man he was. We are deeply saddened for your loss and you all are and will continue to be in our thoughts and prayers. Please know that if you need anything, we are just next door. Wishing you comfort and peace.
With Heartfelt Sypmpathy,
The Schweitzers"

Susie & Steve from Chicago IL

"Nancy, Jeff & Nick,
Our deepest sympathy on the loss of precious Jimmy! You are in our thoughts & prayers. Our hearts are hurting with you! Know that you are loved! God bless you!"

Fromm Family from Geneva, IL from Geneva IL

"Nancy,Jeff and Nick: Our family is so sorry for your loss. Jimmy was such a sweet young man. Jim, Mary and Ryan"

Johnson Family from Geneva IL

"Our deepest condolences on your loss."

Renee Lefevre from Geneva IL

"Nancy, Jeff and Nick,
You are all in our thoughts and prayers.
Renee' Lefevre, Hannah and Sarah Rowley"





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