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Walter Gauger

July 17, 1929 ~ February 18, 2021 (age 91)

Obituary

Walter Gauger, 91, of Apple Canyon Lake, IL passed away on Thursday, February 18, 2021.  He was born in Geneva, IL to Walter and Elsie Gauger on July 17, 1929.

On May 7, 1961 he married Carol DeMichele at St. Mark Lutheran Church in Mt. Prospect, IL.  They resided primarily in Prospect Heights and eventually retired in Apple Canyon Lake. 

Walter is survived by his wife, Carol; children, Holly (Glenn) Mueller and Scott (fiancé Amanda) Gauger; grandchildren, Madison, Tony, Brian, Nathan and Hunter; and great granddaughter, Talia. 

Walter enjoyed watching football and manning the grill, with drinks in hand, with his son-in-law, Glenn.  Vacationing on St. Petersburg Beach for 25 years was something he looked forward to with Carol.

A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, February 23rd, at 2:00pm with a visitation to start at 1:00pm at Bethany Lutheran Church, 76 W Crystal Lake Ave, Crystal Lake. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials would be appreciated to Junior Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) @ www.JDRF.org.   

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
February 23, 2021

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Bethany Lutheran Church
76 W. Crystal Lake Ave
Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Funeral Service
Tuesday
February 23, 2021

2:00 PM
Bethany Lutheran Church
76 W. Crystal Lake Ave
Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Donations

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
26 Broadway, 14th Flr, New York NY 10004
Tel: 1-800-533-2873
Web: http://www.jdrf.org/donate/

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