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Eva Elizabeth Salems
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Obituary for Eva Elizabeth Salems

Eva Elizabeth Salems
Of Arlington Heights 

Eva Elizabeth Salems nee Lundgren was born on February 21, 1934 in Chicago, Illinois to Andrew and Eva (nee Lehtinen) Lundgren. She died Friday, November 24, 2017 at Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington, Illinois. 

Eva was a homemaker, she enjoyed oil and watercolor painting in her free time.  She was a member of Finnish American Society of the Midwest, and a long time member at St. Peter Lutheran Church Arlington Heights.  

Eva is survived by her husband, Harvey F. Salems; daughters, Lisa Salems (Dr. John O'Connell) and Jennifer Salems; sisters, Lila (the late Albert) Peters, and Ellen (Robert) Krzyzewski; sister-in-law Marlene Lundgren. 

She was preceded in death by her brothers, Ben Lundgren, Weikko (the late Eleanor) Lundgren and her parents. 

Visitation from 4:00 pm until 7:00 pm, Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at Glueckert Funeral Home Ltd., 1520 N. Arlington Heights Road (4 blocks south of Palatine Road), Arlington Heights.  Funeral Service, Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 10:00 am, at the funeral home.  Interment at St. Peter Lutheran Cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to St. Peter Lutheran Church, 111 W. Olive, Arlington Heights, IL 60004. Funeral Information and condolences can be given at or (847) 253-0168.

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4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Glueckert Funeral Home

1520 N. Arlington Heights Rd.
Arlington Heights, IL 60004





10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Glueckert Funeral Home

1520 N. Arlington Heights Rd.
Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Cemetery Details


St. Peter Lutheran Cemetery

2201 E. Euclid Avenue
Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004

Memorial Contribution

St. Peter Lutheran Church

111 W. Olive Street
Arlington Heights, IL 60004

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