Lourdes Herzog, 76 of Bensenville, IL, daughter of Patrick Joseph (Edna) Duggan passed away on April 25, 2021 peacefully in her own home surrounded by loved ones. Those who knew Lourdes knew of her love for her children and adored grandchildren. She also had a soft spot for dogs. Lourdes was a proud homemaker and took great care of her family. “The Rose of my life” and “My Rose” is what Lourdes always will be remembered by her loving husband of 39 years, Larry. Time with her grandchildren was something she very much enjoyed and could not get enough of. Lourdes was a warrior; she had an amazing strength and courage to her. She was an extraordinary example to her children making them who they are today!
Lourdes is survived by her loving husband: Larry Herzog, Dear children: Sharon “Sis” (Dave), Edward “Eddie” (Mary Beth) and, Joseph “Joey” (Susan); Grandchildren, Kathleen (Mark), Brianna, Aislynn (Christopher), Michael, Bridget; Brother Richard and sisters: Ann Rose, Patricia and, Mariellen, and a great-grandchild on the way, with many nieces, nephews, god children and many loving family members and friends.
She is preceded in death by her siblings Catherine and Joseph and grandchild Patrick.
In lieu of flowers, please consider sending donations to the St. Judes Children’s Research Hospital or Shriners Hospital for children; Lourdes was very fond of both organizations.
A visitation will be held at Geils Funeral Home 260 West Irving Park Rd Wood Dale, Illinois 60191 on April 30, 2021 from 3:00 to 7:00 PM. Arrangements handled by Geils Funeral Home. For information, please call: (630) 766-3232.