Wilma (1900-2005)

In Loving Memory of Wilma Laurishke

Wilma Laurishke, 104, passed away January 20, 2005 at the Sherman West Court in Elgin. She was born August 18, 1900 in Union, IL, the daughter of Henry and Anna (Dean) Heath.  Before retiring, she worked as a bookkeeper for the Elgin YWCA and she did the bookkeeping for the United Way for many years. She was a member of Community United Methodist Church, South Elgin.  Survivors include a son, George (Irma) Laurishke; a grandson, Craig (Yolanta) Laurishke; two great-grandsons, Michael and Mark; a niece, Jean Haacker; a very good friend, Eleigh Johns (Johnie); and many friends at church.  She was preceded in death by her parents; her brother; four sisters; and her husband, George.