|Birth: ||Jun. 30, 1993|
|Death: ||Dec. 12, 2009|
Marina Lisa Schiltz, 16, of Newark, died as a result of an automobile accident on Saturday, Dec. 12, 2009. She was born on June 30, 1993 in Winfield, Ill., the daughter of Daniel and Ashley (Vantreese) Shiltz.
Marina was a member of St. Mary's Church in Plano, she was currently in her sophomore year at Newark High School. During her years in grade school, Marina enjoyed participating in both track and soccer. Even though her life was brief, she had done some world traveling, including trips to Germany and Italy. When she was younger, Marina loved Irish dancing and would have liked to have pursue it. Her friends were a very important part of Marina's life and she will be remembered by them and her family for her joyful personality and contagious smile.
Marina is survived by her parents, Daniel Schiltz of Plano, and Ashley Vantreese of Newark; her siblings, Maryjane Schiltz of Chicago, Harry, Louie and Marty Schiltz, all of Newark; her grandparents, Thomas and Eileen Schiltz of St. Charles, and Jeanette Vantreese of West Chicago; as well as many aunts, uncles and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, Eugene J. Vantreese; one aunt; and both her maternal and paternal great-grandparents.
A funeral Mass held Wednesday, Dec. 16 at St. Patrick Catholic Church, 406 Walnut St. in Yorkville, with Rev. Matthew Lamoureux, M.I.C. officiating. Interment followed in Griswold Springs Cemetery in Plano.
A memorial fund is being established for Marina's family at Castle Bank, 109 W. Veterans Pkwy., in Yorkville, 1010 W. South St. in Plano, www.nelsonfuneralhomes.com.
Created by: Suze
Record added: Dec 18, 2009
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Blessed Be Sweet Angel|
Added: Dec. 18, 2009