Lorraine F Stanek Dunteman
Lorraine F Stanek Dunteman

Visitation: Sunday, February 17th, 2013 2:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Yurs Funeral Home, 405 East Main Street, St. Charles, IL 60174

Service: Monday, February 18th, 2013 at 11:00 AM at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 720 Dundee Avenue, Barrington, IL 60010

Burial Location: Lakewood Memorial Park, Elgin


Lorraine Francis Stanek Dunteman of South Barrington, devoted mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, passed peacefully of natural causes on Friday, February 15 at Delnor Hospital in Geneva, IL. Lorraine was born on July 24, 1928 in Chicago, Illinois.

Lorraine grew up in the Grand Crossing neighborhood of Chicago and loved dancing, playing games with her girlfriends, visiting and working on her grandparent’s farm in Cloverdale, Illinois, and on the family ranch in Nebraska. After graduation from high school, Lorraine worked for the Department of Agriculture downtown Chicago. She married Marvin Dunteman on September 24, 1950 and moved to the suburbs of Chicago to begin their family and help maintain the family’s farm.

Lorraine loved socializing, supporting her husband and children on the farm. She served as a Girl Scout leader, 4-H volunteer, and as President of the Cook County Farm Bureau Women’s Committee. Lorraine enjoyed watching the activities of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren and cheering on the Chicago Bears.

Lorraine is survived by her sister, Irene Karlzen, children, Susan (Bruce) Rucks, Judy (Jim) Bodnar, Jean (Arland) Prestidge, Karen Dunteman, William (Kari) Dunteman, and Robert (Kelley) Dunteman, 17 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, and a dear friend Hank Gooday.

Lorraine was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin Dunteman, her parents, Albina and Edward Stanek, and her brother, Edward Stanek.

Visitation will be held from 2:00-7:00 P.M. on Sunday February 17, 2013 at Yurs Funeral Home, 405 East Main Street, (corner of Rt. 64 & Rt. 25) St. Charles, IL 60174. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 A.M Monday, February 18, 2013 at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 720 Dundee Avenue Barrington, IL 60010. There will be visitation preceding the service from 9:30 A.M. to 10:30 A.M. at the church. Burial will be at Lakewood Memorial Park, Elgin, Illinois.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the American Diabetes Association, 30 N. Michigan Ave. Suite 2015 Chicago, IL 60602 or a charity of donor’s choice.


Jennifer Lynn Lehrer from phoenix AZ

"I love and miss you grandma... Love Jennylynn"

Johnny Simone from Lake Vill IL

"My deepest sympathy and prayers to the whole family on the loss of a great lady."

Mindy Treftz from Defiance MO

"My sympathies to Karen and the rest of your family. I remember your mom was always so warm and friendly when we came over for 4-H events! May all your happy memories comfort you at this time. "

Curt and Beth Meredith from Elburn IL

"You have our deepest sympathy on the loss of your dear mother and grandmother. Our prayers are with you now for your tender hearts, and in the coming days and years as remember her.

Time Passes
Heartaches Ease
Tears Lessen
Memories Remain

All our love and prayers. xo"

Michael & Lynn Moon from Van Dyne, WI WI

"Sue, Bruce and family,
Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.

Michael, Lynn & family"

Karen Bombicino from Lk. Barrington IL

"Such a nice lady! Knew her and did her hair many times when Gail was gone. She will be missed by all that knew her. My deepest sympathy to her family.

Sincerely, Karen Bombicino"

Barry A. Rucks from Philadadelphia PA

"I remember always feeling welcomed and part of the family especially during all the years of 4-H fairs and summer months while I was growing up. Mrs. D's smile and open arms will be greatly missed.

Condolences to the entire Dunteman family."

Mary Lou & Bob Miller from Genoa IL

"Our sympathy and prayers to in the loss of your Mother. May all your happy memories help to comfort you at this time.


Mary Lou & Bob Miller"

Ed& bea Dunteman from Sarasota FL

"Sorry we can't be there.
Our prayers & thoughs are with
The entire families.
Ed & bea

Dick Schramm & Joe Rizzo from Bartlett IL

"Our deepest sympathy to the entire family. Your mom was a wonderful woman, and will be missed greatly! We are so sorry for your loss!"

Alexa and Bonnie Rucks from Northbrook IL

"We loved Grandma D very much. We have wonderful memories of her. She will be greatly missed.

Condolences to the entire Dunteman family.


Alexa and Bonnie"

Brian and Donna Rucks from Itasca IL

"We remember all the beautiful memories of Lorraine's touch on our lives."





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