Norman Holzrichter, 76, of Grayslake, IL, died peacefully at his home surrounded with love by his family.
He was born on February 26, 1946, in Chicago, IL, to Hugo and Elsie (Bonk) Holzrichter. He met Susan Brown at Wartburg College and on December 30, 1967, Norman married the love of his life, and they spent the next 54 years together.
Norman is survived by his wife, Susan Holzrichter; children, Jill (John) Goldstein, Robb (Ken) Holzrichter, Laura (Nick) Novak; grandchildren, Elizabeth, Daniel, Allison, Dale, Lillian, Cecelia, and Morgan; and his siblings, Fred Holzrichter, and Nancy Rademacher.
He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Janet Lee Holzrichter; grandchild, Andrew Holzrichter; and brothers, Robert Holzrichter, and Edward Holzrichter.
A private graveside service will take place at Mount Greenwood Cemetery, 2900 W 111th Street, Chicago, IL 60655, at 10 a.m. on Friday, March 11, 2022, followed by a memorial service at Joy Lutheran Church, 749 S. Hunt Club Rd., Gurnee, IL 60031 at 2 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial donation in Norman’s name to Joy Lutheran Church at https://www.joylutheran.org/giving.html , or the Lutheran Disaster Response Fund at https://www.elca.org/our-work/relief-and-development/lutheran-disaster-response
Warren Funeral Home is assisting the family.