Visitation for Marilyn C. Heidecke (nee Hummel) 88, is from 4-8 PM Friday, November 1, 2019 at the Kristan Funeral Home PC 219 West Maple Ave. (2 blocks west of Rt. 45 on Rt. 176) Mundelein. Funeral mass is 10 AM Saturday at Santa Maria del Popolo Chapel 116 N. Lake St. (Route 45), Mundelein. Interment will follow in Ascension Cemetery, Libertyville. She was born December 10, 1930 in Berwyn, IL and died Monday, October 28, 2019 at Libertyville Manor.
Marilyn was a traveling nurse in Chicago many years ago. She is an accomplished pianist and seamstress. She enjoyed sewing and crocheting, traveling and bird watching. She also enjoyed her Biscottis and Cappuccino from Starbucks. She was a member of Santa Maria del Popolo Parish in Mundelein. Marilyn and her late husband Fred were very active with the St. Vincent DePaul Society.
She is survived by her children Fred (Monica) Heidecke, Matthew (Deborah) Heidecke, Sharon (Chris) Heidecke-Loeber, Maria (Bob) Smith, her brothers Joseph Hummel, Dan Hummel, 11 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Fred and her sister Patricia Teschke. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the St. Vincent DePaul Society C/O Santa Maria 116 N. Lake St. Mundelein, IL 60060. For information visit www.kristanfuneralhome.com or call 847-566-8020.