Burton W. Von Ohlen

By on January 10, 2013

Burton W. Von Ohlen, 92 of Elburn, passed away Friday Dec. 28, 2012, at his home. He was born Dec. 10, 1920, in Hinckley.

Burton is survived by his wife, Lucille Von Ohlen of Elburn; sons, Lawrence (Judy) Von Ohlen and William (Sharon) Von Ohlen; daughter, Linda (William) Blatner; six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

Burt was preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Jean Duy; and his brother, Bill Von Ohlen.

A memorial service, co-officiated by Rev. Laura Crites and Rev. Daniel Sullivan, was held Jan. 3 at Hinckley First United Methodist Church, 801 N. Sycamore St., Hinckley. In lieu of flowers, Burt’s family requests that memorials be made to HFUMC and mailed directly to the church. Interment was held privately at Greenwood Cemetery.