Carol Marilyn Stupar, 75, passed away on Thursday, April 25 at Journeycare Hospice Center surrounded by her loving family.
Carol was born April 2, 1938 at her parent's home in Waukegan, Illinois to Oscar and Selma (nee Stevens) Bergland. Carol married George Stupar Jr. on June 15, 1957.
Carol was well known to many people in the communities where George and she lived during the year: Crystal Lake, Illinois as a home base; Tucson, AZ in the winter months; and the woods of Northern Minnesota during the summers. Carol was very active in the churches in all three locations and was a member of the Illinois Questors organization. Carol liked to go to water aerobics. She enjoyed golf, fishing and crafts, in particular making hundreds of baby blankets for family and friends. She enjoyed going to monthly lunches with a group of her grade school friends. Her favorite past-time was spending summers in Northern Minnesota.
She is survived by her husband, George of Crystal Lake; her sons James (Kathy) Stupar of Hawthorn Woods, Jeffrey (Teresa) of West Dundee, and David (Elizabeth) of Point Pleasant, NJ; her grandchildren, Benjamin (Anne) Stupar of Tiffin, IA, Robert and William Stupar of West Dundee, and Margaret and Alexander Stupar of Point Pleasant, NJ; her great-granddaughter, Sofie Stupar of Tifffin, IA. She was preceeded in death by her parents and brothers Charles and Robert.
The visitation will be from 3 to 8 pm on Sunday, Apr 28th at Querhammer & Flagg Funeral Home, 500 W. Terra Cotta Ave. Crystal Lake. Visitation will continue from 9:30 am until the service at 11 am on Monday, April 29 at Bethany Lutheran Church, 76 W. Crystal Lake Ave. Crystal Lake. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to Bethany Lutheran Church or Journeycare Hospice.