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Elizabeth A "Liz" Sjurseth Sorensen
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Birth: Jun. 22, 1929
Kane County
Illinois, USA
Death: Apr. 22, 2007
Kane County
Illinois, USA

Elizabeth A. "Liz" Sorensen, 77 of Elgin passed away Sunday, April 22 at Heritage Manor, Elgin.

She was born June 22, 1929 in Elgin the daughter of Hans and Ruby Kern Sjurseth. She had been a resident of Elgin all of her life and was a graduate of Elgin High School in 1947. She was a stay at home mom and loved to take care of her family and then after her children grew up was employed by Juby's Pharmacy.

She was a member of First Baptist Church of Elgin and longtime former member of Zion Lutheran Church of Elgin.

She was a member of the Elgin Women's Club, Friends of Judson and various other clubs throughout her life.

Surviving are her one daughter, Ann E. Bryl of Burlington; three sons, David C. (Sue) Sorensen of South Elgin, Craig V. Sorensen, Warrens, WI, Andrew B. (Theresa) Sorensen of Talmoon, MN; eight grandchildren, Christy, Carrie, James, Brandy, Jillian, Melody, Drew and Amanda; one great-granddaughter, Paige; two step-grandchildren, Lisa and Phil; five step great-grandchildren, Steven, Bruce, Nicole, Allison and Dillon; two brothers, David (Emily) Sjurseth of Plato Center and Victor (Pat) Sjurseth of Elgin; a sister-in-law, Janice Sjurseth.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Carl W. Sorensen on May 4, 1995; two brothers, Bruce and Michael Sjurseth.

Funeral Services will be held Friday, April 27 at 11:00 A.M. at Laird Funeral Home, Elgin with Rev. Larry Zea officiating. Burial will be in Lakewood Memorial Park, Elgin. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 5:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. and Friday from 10:00 A.M. until the time of services in the funeral home. Memorials may be given to the family for future use.

Published in the Courier News from 4/25/2007 - 4/26/2007.  
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  Carl W Sorensen (1925 - 1995)*
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Lakewood Memorial Park
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Larry60109
Record added: Apr 25, 2007
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Elizabeth A Liz <i>Sjurseth</i> Sorensen
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