Walburga Helen Upton, 87 of Glendale Heights passed away Wednesday, March 18, 2020 surrounded by her loving children. She was born August 13, 1932 the daughter of Walter and Frida Scheibe. She worked for multiple years as a crossing guard and police officer in Bensenville. Her maternal instincts shined as she raised 7 children virtually by herself.
She is survived by: her 3 sons; Richard (Rosa) Zinser, Scott Upton, and Brian (Agnes) Upton, her 3 daughters; Diane Zinser, Dawn (David) Tabbert, and April (Mark) Bray, 11 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren, and many cousins, nieces, nephews, and tons of friends.
She is preceded in death by: her parents, her 6 siblings, her son; Edward Joseph Zinser III, her husbands; Edward Joseph Zinser Sr. and Terry Lynn Upton, as well as multiple other family members and friends.
A memorial service will be arranged by the family at a later date at Faith Community United Church Of Christ in Bensenville with interment to follow at Eden Memorial Park in Schiller Park. Arrangements by Geils Funeral Home, 180 S York Rd, Bensenville, IL 60106. (630) 766-3232.