Lois M. Verink, 91, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012, in Joliet, IL. She was born Nov. 16, 1920 in Lincoln, NE, and was a former resident of Highland Park, moving to Libertyville in 1989. Lois was a graduate of the University of Nebraska, was a professional singer in her early career and for many years was a pianist for a ballet studio in Lincolnshire. Surviving are her children, Randy Verink of Manhattan, IL and Danielle (Phillip) Burns of Montgomery, TX; and four grandchildren, Alexa Verink, and Christopher, LeAnne and Logan Burns. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frederick S. Verink, D.D.S. in 1995. Visitation will be from noon until time of services at 2 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 5, at the Burnett-Dane Funeral Home Ltd., 120 W. Park Ave. (Route 176, one block west of Milwaukee Ave.), Libertyville. Interment will follow at Lakeside Cemetery. For information, 847-362-3009 or please sign the guest book at www.burnettdane.com.
- Burnett-Dane Funeral Home provided this information.