Obituaries

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December 2018

Douglas Hans '65
Robert Schultz '66
Daniel Sheehy '83

Douglas Hans - Class '65
Douglas S. Hans, 71, passed away December 5, 2018. Beloved husband of Nancy Hans; Cherished Son of Rudy and the late Marian Hans; Step Father of Jessica (Mike) Degen and Alison (Marc) Gaddis; Grandfather of Zachary, Max, Joey, and Mila; Dear Brother of Dale (Peggy) Hans and James (Hilma) Hans; Uncle of Heather (Brian Strickland) Hans. Visitation will be held Sunday, December 9th, 2018 from 3-8pm at Oehler Funeral Home, 2099 Miner St. (corner of Northwest Hwy./Rt.14 and Rand Rd.), Des Plaines. Funeral service Monday, December 10th, 2018, 10am at Oehler Funeral Home. Burial to follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery in Arlington Heights. For information, please call 847-824-5155 or visit www.oehlerfuneralhome.com. In lieu of flowers the family has asked that donations be made to The National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on Dec. 7, 2018
  Robert Schultz - Class '66
Robert D. "Sarg" Schultz, age 70 of Cape Coral, FL passed on December 9, 2018. He is survived by his wife, Sheri Schultz, 2 sons: Robert D. Schultz, Jr (wife, Pamela, 4 daughters and 6 great grandchildren), Timothy Schultz (a daughter), 2 stepsons: Brandon Gile (4 granddaughters) and Jay Gile. Robert had a thirty-year career in law-enforcement. He joined the Des Plaines, IL police department on March 9, 1970 and retired on March 15, 2000. During the 30 years, he worked as a patrol officer, tactical team member, detective, and patrol sergeant. The highlight of his career was during 10 days in December 1978 when he was a member of a four-man tactical team, surveilled serial killer John Wayne Gacy. That surveillance greatly contributed to the arrest and conviction of Gacy for murdering 33 young men and boys. Visitation will be from 3:00 - 3:30 pm on Friday, Dec. 14, 2018 at Fuller Metz Funeral Home and Crematory Services located at 3740 Del Prado Blvd. S., Cape Coral, FL. Services will commence at 3:30 pm.

Published in The News-Press on Dec. 13, 2018
Daniel Sheehy - Class '83
Daniel was born on January 16, 1965 and passed away on Tuesday, December 11, 2018. Daniel was a resident of Illinois at the time of passing. Dan graduated from Maine West High School in Des Plaines, IL and worked as a security guard prior to his medical disability. There will be a private family memorial service at a later date.

Published online on Dec. 13, 2018 courtesy of Tributes.com