Esther M. Lembke

Lembke, Esther M. 68, of Elgin, passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at Presence St. Joseph Hospital, Elgin. She was born December 5, 1944 in Elgin the daughter of Raymond and Alma Moeller Iehl. She had been a resident of Elgin since 1967 and had been employed by Lundstrom Insurance Co. for many years before retiring in 2010. Surviving are her husband, William M. Lembke whom she married on March 11, 1967; 2 children, Timothy (Rebecca) Lembke of Taylorville, IL, and Bonnie (William) Schurr of Cherry Valley, IL; 2 grandchildren, Megan (Micheal) Fallon and Nathan (Amber) Waugh; 5 great-grandchildren, Taylor, Kira, Ryleigh, Ethan and Connor; a sister, Rayann Dworak; and a brother, Raymond (Barbara) Iehl. She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Estelle Monroe. Memorial services will be held on Monday, March 18, 2013 at 6:00 P.M. at Laird Funeral Home, Elgin. Visitation will be held on Monday from 4:00 P.M. until the time of services at 6:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers, memorials may given to the or the . or 847-741-8800.

Funeral Home

Laird Funeral Home
310 South State Street Elgin, IL 60123
(847) 741-8800

Published in Courier News on Mar. 15, 2013