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Therese Frances Waszak

June 5, 1933 — December 14, 2023

Davenport Crystal Lake

Long-time Crystal Lake resident, Therese Waszak, died Thursday at JourneyCare in Barrington after a short illness.

Over the years, Therese was involved in many not-for-profit efforts locally, but especially enjoyed the days she spent at Little Christopher resale shop. In retirement, Therese and her husband traveled extensively and cherished the time they spent with family, friends, and neighbors.

She is survived by her children, Mary Ellen, Michael (Denise), and Daniel (Kimberly); five grandchildren, and two great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband Edward; her parents, Anthony and Frances Krysinski; and her sister, Patricia Dudzik.

Viewing and service will be held Thursday, December 21, 2023 from 9:00 a.m. until the time of prayers at 11:00 a.m. at Davenport Family Funeral Home and Crematory, 419 E Terra Cotta Ave (Rt. 176) Crystal Lake. Cemetery service will be immediate family only.

The family requests donations to your local animal shelter in lieu of flowers.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Therese Frances Waszak, please visit our flower store.

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Thursday, December 21, 2023

9:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

Davenport Family Funeral Home and Crematory

419 East Terra Cotta Avenue, Crystal Lake, IL 60014

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