Obit: Awe, John Everett (1916 - 1999)
Contact: Carol Awe
Surnames: AWE, ANDERSON, BONNER, PALMER
----Source: WAUKEGAN NEWS-SUN (Waukegana, Lake County, IL)
Awe, John Everett (04/01/1916 - 10/20/1999)
John "Tiny" Awe, age 83, of Lake Villa, IL, passed away on Wednesday, October 20, 1999 at Condell Medical Center in Libertyville, IL. He was born in Longwood, Wisconsin on April 1, 1916. He moved to Lake Villa in 1946 and worked at Hawthorn Melody Farm for 2 years and then was employed at Allendale School for five years. He worked for the Lake Villa Grade School until he retired in 1972. He was a charter member of the Lake Villa Rescue Squad and served until 1990. He also served on the Lake Villa Police Department for 10 years. He was a member of the Lake Villa Township Lions Club and the Sons of Norway. He was a member of St. Mark Lutheran Church in Lindenhurst. He is survived by his sons, Jerry (Judy) Awe of Vernon Hills, IL and John (Shirley) Awe; grandsons, Jeffrey and James and John and Carl; three sisters, Gertrude, Mildred and Ilene and a brother, Fredric "Buzzy". He was preceded in death by his wife, Marjorie Bonner (nee:Palmer). They were married in 1950. And a brother, Myron (Mike). Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, October 29, 1999 at St. Mark Lutheran Church, Lindenhurst, IL. Interment will be private at Longwood Cemetery, Londwood, WI. Memorial contributions to the Lake Villa Rescue Squad. Arrangements by Ringa Funeral Home, 847/356-2146.
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