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Lois P. Funk, 93, of Lombard and formerly of Dixon died peacefully Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020.

She was born Aug. 5, 1926 in Elmhurst the daughter of Bernard and Phyllis (Vering) Klose.

Lois married Robert J. Funk on May 31, 1947 at St Liborius Catholic Church in Steger.

He preceded her in death Oct. 5, 2009. She was also preceded in death by her parents, brother Ted Klose and son in law Dave Churney.

Lois is survived by her daughters Barb (Terry) Walker of Champaign; Sue (Bill) Tinker of Tampa, Florida; Chris (Dan) Pierce of Oregon; Karen Churney of Oregon; her brother Jerome (Ruth) Klose of Olympia Fields; eight grandchildren: Paul (Missy) Chromek, Kelly Chromek, Michael (Raquel) Tinker, Brian (Wendy) Tinker, Kathryn (Lee) Calmes, Christa (Derick) Furr, Nicholas (Jamie) Sutherland and Danielle (Troy) Kedroske; and many great grandchildren.

Mass of Christian Burial will be on Tuesday, Feb. 4, at 10 a.m. at St Patrick Catholic Church in Dixon with the Rev. Keith Romke officiating.

Burial will follow at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be Monday Feb. 3, from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Jones Funeral Home in Dixon.

A memorial has been established to Peace Hospice of Naperville.

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