Places

  • Gurnee is also known as: Lake County / Gurnee village.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Kevin Anderson (actor and singer), Greg Rallo (ice hockey player), Kim M. Ferry (key hair stylist), and David Wagenaar (cinematographer).

History

Gurnee is perhaps best known for being the location of Six Flags Great America, a major regional theme park. Early settlers in the Gurnee area came by foot horseback and by "Prairie Schooners" drawn by oxen or via the Erie Canal and the Great Lakes. They came from the town of Warren, New York, which was named in honor of Major General Joseph Warren, killed at the Battle of Bunker Hill. Warren Township, formed in 1850, was also named after him. The first settlement of Warren Township commenced in 1835 in the vicinity of the Aux Plaines River (now the Des Plaines River). In 1835-36, a land company from New York State erected a Community House (site of the old Gurnee Grade School) to accommodate families while they were locating and getting government land grants to their farms. Near the Community House...

There are currently 4 funeral home listings for the city of Gurnee, Illinois.

Gurnee Obituaries

It was revealed by Peoria Journal Star on July 1st, 2014 that Steven Douglas Little passed away in Gurnee, Illinois.  Little was 52 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Steven Douglas's life.

It was reported by Peoria Journal Star on June 30th, 2014 that Steven Douglas Little passed away in Gurnee, Illinois.  Little was 52 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Steven Douglas's life.

It was reported on June 13th, 2014 that Glenn Warren Yost passed away in Gurnee, Illinois.  Yost was 92 years old and was born in Clay Co, NE.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Glenn Warren's life.

It was reported on May 7th, 2014 that Bernadette M Steep perished in Gurnee, Illinois.  Steep was 92 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Bernadette M's life.

It was noted on May 2nd, 2014 that Samuel Wesley II Thompson perished in Gurnee, Illinois.  Thompson was 88 years old and was born in Fayette, MO.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Samuel Wesley II's life.

It was revealed on October 25th, 2013 that Elizabeth H Larson (Kissling) passed away in Gurnee, Illinois.  Ms. Larson was 88 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Elizabeth H's life.

It was disclosed on December 13th, 2012 that Raffealla "Lena" Sacco (Mazzella) died in Gurnee, Illinois.  Ms. Sacco was 95 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Raffealla "Lena"'s life.

It was noted by Anna Gazette-Democrat on August 16th, 2012 that Frank D Casper died in Gurnee, Illinois.  Casper was 79 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Frank D's life.

It was written on June 24th, 2012 that Irma Stone Levin Dixon perished in Gurnee, Illinois.  Dixon was 92 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Irma Stone Levin's life.

It was noted by Ottawa Daily Times on January 4th, 2012 that Jeff Gillette perished in Gurnee, Illinois.  Gillette was 47 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Jeff's life.

All Funeral Homes in Gurnee

Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home

Arthur F. Ahlgrim, the founder of our firm, was a man of compassion. He believed that every human being was entitled to a dignified final tribute and that every bereaved family was deserving of the most comprehensive assistance it was possible...

Donnellan Funeral Home

Donnellan Family Funeral Services was founded September 29, 1913 by Edward Joseph Donnellan, Sr. The business was located at 92nd and Commercial Avenue in South Chicago. Edward Donnellan, Sr. began the firm in a response to his desire to serve...

Justens Wonder Lake Funeral Home

2013 marked the 131st anniversary of the founding of the Justen Brothers Furniture and Undertaking firm. It is the oldest business in McHenry, Illinois still operated by members of the original family. Today, the firm exists as Justen Funeral...

Kolssak Funeral Home Limited

Kolssak Funeral Home was founded in 1930 by Louis and Priscilla Kolssak I on the west side of the city of Chicago (4255 West Division Street) and currently stands on Milwaukee Avenue in Wheeling, Illinois.

Lakes Crematory

The Lakes Crematory has been serving Funeral Homes in Chicagoland since 1996. The crematory is owned and operated by the licensed funeral directors of the Symonds family funeral homes.

Shalom Memorial Park

With more than 50 years of experience providing exceptional and compassionate service to the Chicago-area Jewish community, we have a tradition of supporting families through the difficulty of loss. Our promise is to provide comfort to the...

Symonds – Lakes Funeral Home

Compassionately and respectfully serving families in Illinois for over 50 years, our family deeply respects the role we carry during one of the most trying times for your family. Paying tribute to the life of your loved one begins the healing...

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Goodman Family Funeral
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Gurnee Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Gurnee, WA 98185
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Marsh Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Gurnee, WA 98185
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Warren Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Gurnee, WA 98185

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Salata - Gurnee Funeral Home
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