Martin, Angela 88, a resident of Grayslake, passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014. She was born March 25, 1926 in Chicago to Samuel and Josephine Mini. Angela was a member of St. John's United Church in Waukegan where she played the organ for many years. Angela was a pianist in the Waukegan Philharmonic Society and performed with the Waukegan Orchestra. She was the only solo pianist at Waukegan Township High School winning national honors all four years. Her love of music continued with music studies at Northwestern University. She became the organist and choir director at Faith Methodist Church. Angela was well known in the Waukegan area where she taught piano to many future virtuosos. Angela is survived by her children, Susan Tanjuaquilo, Dave Martin, and Dan (Michelle) Martin; her grandchildren, Chris Tanjuaquilo, Jason Martin, Mariah Caley, Sarah Speirer, Griffin Martin, and Landon Martin; and her great-grandchildren, Aleeha, Jason Jr., Chloe, Halie, Aubrie, Emma, and Craig Jr. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Daniel S. Martin; and her son, Donny. A visitation is scheduled for Wednesday, June 25, 2014 from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, 410 E. Belvidere Rd., Grayslake, IL 60030. The funeral service is scheduled for Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at St. John's United Church, 1520 N. Mcaree Rd., Waukegan, IL. Interment will follow at Northshore Garden of Memories in North Chicago, IL. For more information, please call (847)223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org.
Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium Ltd
410 E Belvidere Rd Grayslake, IL 60030
Published in News Sun from June 21 to June 27, 2014