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Gene L. Torkelson

May 10, 1928 May 24, 2019
Gene L. Torkelson
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Obituary for Gene L. Torkelson

Gene L. Torkelson
Of Arlington Heights  

Gene L. Torkelson was born May 10, 1928 in Scottsville, KY to Ken and Ruby (nee Hansen) Torkelson.  He died May 24, 2019 at Avantara of Long Grove. 

Gene was former Vice President of Lincoln National Bank.  He was an avid Cubs fan.  He enjoyed playing golf, fishing and swimming, but most of all he loved spending time with his grandchildren and great grandchildren.  

Gene is survived by his children Karen (Will) DelVecchio, David (Mary) Torkelson, Susan (Ralph) Kylander and Kristine (Bob) Kemp; his 14 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. 

Gene is preceded in death by his wife Rose Marie (nee Weber) Torkelson and by his parents.  

Visitation Tuesday, May 28, 2019 from 9:00 AM until the time of funeral service at 11:00 AM at the Glueckert Funeral Home, Ltd., 1520 N. Arlington Heights Road, (4 blocks south of Palatine Road) Arlington Heights.  Interment at All Saints Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Avantara of Long Grove, 1666 Checker Rd, Long Grove, IL 60047.


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Visitation

Tuesday

28

May

9:00 AM 5/28/2019 9:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 5/28/2019 11:00:00 AM
Glueckert Funeral Home

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

Glueckert Funeral Home
1520 N. Arlington Heights Rd. Arlington Heights 60004 IL
United States

Funeral Service

Tuesday

28

May

11:00 AM 5/28/2019 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 5/28/2019 12:00:00 PM
Glueckert Funeral Home

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

Glueckert Funeral Home
1520 N. Arlington Heights Rd. Arlington Heights 60004 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

All Saints Cemetery Final Resting Place

700 N. River Road
Des Plaines, IL 60016

700 N. River Road Des Plaines 60016 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Avantara of Long Grove

1666 Checker Road
Long Grove, IL 60047
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