John “Oscar” Lundgren
December 12, 1955 - May 14, 2022
- June 25, 2022 | 1:00 - 5:00 P.M.
Batavia VFW Post 1197
645 S. River Street
Batavia, Illinois 60510
John “Oscar” Lundgren’s life didn’t come to an end with his passing, his loved ones will continue to honor his legacy by living life to the fullest. He passed away unexpectedly May 14th 2022 at the age of 66.
He was preceded in death by his parents John Lundgren Sr, Edythe Lundgren and brother Andrew Lundgren. He is survived by his daughter’s Katie Lundgren Roof (John) and Krysta Lundgren. He was a proud grandfather “Papa ” to Jordan, Logan and Allie. A brother to Joel (Laura) Lundgren. A loving Uncle, cousin and friend to many.
John Oscar grew up in Geneva IL. He graduated from Geneva High School, went on to complete his bachelor’s in teaching at Illinois state. He completed his Master’s degree from national Louis University.
He was a teacher in Naperville for 33 years. He loved art, music, sports, traveling and spending time with friends and family. He had the gift of gab and loved people. In college he found a love for “the greatest sport, rugby”. He was a member of several rugby teams in the area. He was a long time volunteer at the Batavia VFW and Aurora Turners club where he dressed as Santa. He was a member of the Moose and several other organizations as well. He was always willing to give a helping hand and help where he could.
Join us for his celebration of life party which will be held at the Batavia VFW from 1:00 to 5:00 June 25th. Wear your favorite tie dye or Hawaiian shirt.