Shklair, Michael Tobin 53, of Beach Park passed away on Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at Vista Medical Center East. He was born January 6, 1969 in Waukegan and remained a lifelong area resident. Michael was a musician and enjoyed playing his guitar and writing songs, he also loved to travel. In 1978 along with his partner, Neil Flynn, won the Illinois State Championship for Humorous Duet Acting. He was employed with Waukegan Unit School District 60 as a printer-duplicator for 29 years. Michael is survived by his parents, Irving and Korina (nee Haritonoss) Shklair of Waukegan; brother, Daniel Mark (Karen Katz) Shklair of New York; sister, Victoria (Jeff) Wiedmeyer of Woodridge, IL and nephew, Jackson Wiedmeyer as well as his beloved pet, Buddy. Graveside service will be 1:00 P.M. Thursday, September 12, 2013 at Am Echod Cemetery 3050 Grand Ave., Waukegan. Please omit flowers. Arrangements are under the care of PETERSON & PATCH FUNERAL HOME 408 N. Sheridan Rd., Waukegan (847)623-0495.
Peterson & Patch Funeral Home
408 North Sheridan Road Waukegan, IL 60085
Published in News Sun from Sept. 11 to Sept. 17, 2013