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Joan Arlene Andress

August 19, 1932 August 16, 2019
Joan Arlene Andress
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Obituary for Joan Arlene Andress

Joan Andress
Of Barrington

Joan Andress was born on August 19, 1932 in Chicago to George and Helen (nee Andersen) Nehlsen. She died Friday, August 16, 2019 in Barrington.

While attending Illinois Institute of Technology as a Biology major she served as President of Sigma Kappa sorority and was crowned Queen of the Integral Ball (1951) which she referred to as one of the greatest thrills of her life. After graduation, Joan chose to become a homemaker and stay home raising her four boys. She was always very active enjoying golf, tennis, book clubs and many other volunteer and charitable activities throughout the community. She loved spending time at her second home in Florida with her family and grandchildren throughout the winter months. Joan was loved by all.

Joan is survived by her children, Greg (Kelli) Andress, Keith (Linda) Andress, Neil (Maggie) Andress and Glenn Andress; grandchildren, Brad Andress, Hailey Andress, Eric (Fiancée Rachael Healy) Andress, Jim Andress, Matt Andress, Stevie Andress, Daniel Andress, Joseph Andress, Heather Andress and Bill Andress; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Peter Andress; and brother, Robert Nehlsen.

Visitation Friday, August 23, 2019 from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Glueckert Funeral Home Ltd., 1520 North Arlington Heights Road (4 blocks south of Palatine Road), Arlington Heights, IL 60004. Prayers 9:15 am Saturday, August 24, 2019 at the funeral home proceeding to St. James Catholic Church, 831 N. Arlington Heights Rd., Arlington Heights, IL 60004 for a 10:00 am Funeral Mass.. Interment will be at All Saints Cemetery in Des Plaines.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to Gigi’s Playhouse Down Syndrome Achievement Center Hoffman Estates, IL at https://gigisplayhouse.org.Funeral Information and condolences can be given at www.GlueckertFuneralHome.com or (847) 253-0168.


Previous Events

Visitation

Friday

23

Aug

4:00 PM 8/23/2019 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 8/23/2019 8:00:00 PM
Glueckert Funeral Home, Ltd.

1520 North Arlington Heights Road
Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Glueckert Funeral Home, Ltd.
1520 North Arlington Heights Road Arlington Heights 60004 IL
United States

Prayers

Saturday

24

Aug

9:15 AM 8/24/2019 9:15:00 AM
Glueckert Funeral Home, Ltd.

1520 North Arlington Heights Road
Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Glueckert Funeral Home, Ltd.
1520 North Arlington Heights Road Arlington Heights 60004 IL
United States

Funeral Mass

Saturday

24

Aug

10:00 AM 8/24/2019 10:00:00 AM
St. James Catholic Church

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

St. James Catholic Church
831 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

Gigi’s Playhouse Down Syndrome Achievement Center

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