Ilene Wolthusen

By on August 21, 2014

Ilene Wolthusen of Elburn passed away peacefully Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, at Delnor Hospital, surrounded by the love and prayers of her family.

She is survived by her partner, Samuel Oddo; her four sons, Steven Sudnik, David Wolthusen, Kevin (Cindy) Wolthusen and Michael (Kathy) Wolthusen; eight grandchildren, Steven Jr. and Nora Sudnik, Natalie and Christian Wolthusen, Jessica and Jerry Wolthusen, Michael Jr. and Matthew Wolthusen; one brother, Alan “Butch” Keith; and many cousins.

She is preceded in death by her parents, William and Alice Keith; her first husband, Victor Sudnik; second husband, Charles Wolthusen; and one son, Scott Sudnik.

Public visitation will take place Saturday, Aug. 16, from noon to 3:30 p.m., with a service starting at 3:30 p.m., at Conley Funeral Home, 116 W. Pierce St., Elburn.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established in Ilene’s name. Checks may be made to the “Ilene Wolthusen Memorial” and mailed in care of P.O. Box 66, Elburn, 60119. Tributes may also be forwarded to the same address or on the web at