Florence Neilson  ‎(I2281)‎
Given Names: Florence
Surname: Neilson

Gender: FemaleFemale
      

Given Names: Florence S.
Surname: Svejcar
Married Name: Florence S. Tessendorf

Birth: 22 May 1924 34 28 Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA
Death: 14 January 2014 ‎(Age 89)‎ Woodstock, McHenry, Illinois, USA

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Birth 22 May 1924 34 28 Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA


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1942 ‎(Age 17)‎ Crystal Lake, McHenry, Illinois, USA

Agency: Crystal Lake High School

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12 July 1947 ‎(Age 23)‎ George Tessendorf - Crystal Lake, McHenry, Illinois, USA

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  Text: Florence S. Tessendorf Born: May 22, 1924; Chicago, IL. Died: Jan. 14, 2014, Woodstock, IL.

Florence S. Tessendorf, 89, passed away peacefully Tuesday January 14, 2014 at Hearthstone Communities Woodstock, surrounded by her family.

She was born on May 22, 1924 in Chicago, IL the daughter of the late Charles F. and Mae ‎(nee Mayer)‎ Svejcar.

Florence grew up in Crystal Lake and graduated in 1942 from Crystal Lake High School.

She married the late George A. Tessendorf on July 12, 1947 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Crystal Lake.

For most of Florence's adult life, she was a resident of Marengo, IL. She was a former member of the Marengo VFW Post Auxiliary. The work she most enjoyed was that of wife, mother and grandmother. Florence also loved to travel with her friends, embraced life and loved to spend time with her grandsons at their sporting events. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.

Florence is survived by two children, Merri-lynne ‎(Steven)‎ Seaburg of Marengo and Kirk ‎(Kathryn)‎ Tessendorf of Union Grove, WI. Three grandsons, Ryan ‎(Sarah)‎ Seaburg of LaPorte, IN, Bradley ‎(Dorothy)‎ Seaburg of Huntley, and Wade ‎(Tara)‎ Seaburg of Lafayette, IN. Ten great grandchildren, Jay, Grant, Halle, Brady, Peyton, Sofia, Kane, Sam, Charlie and George. Two sisiters-in-law, Beatrice ‎(Frank)‎ Nickels and Suzanne Svejcar, as well as many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and step mother, Alice ‎(nee Bartram)‎ Svejcar; her husband, George in 1987; a brother, Carl N. Svejcar; and a brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Robert ‎(Martha)‎ Tessendorf.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM Friday Jan. 17, 2014, at Zion Lutheran Church, 412 Jackson St., Marengo, IL and on Saturday from 10:00 AM until the time of service at 11:00 AM. Internment will be in Marengo City Cemetery.

Death 14 January 2014 ‎(Age 89)‎ Woodstock, McHenry, Illinois, USA

Address:
Hearthstone Communities



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Parents Family  (F772)
Karl Svegcar
1889 - 1967
Mae Mayer
1896 - 1946
Carl Neilson
1926 - 2009
(Adopted) Florence Neilson
1924 - 2014
Roy Robert Svejcar
1933 - 1933
‎(unknown)‎ Svejcar
-

Immediate Family  (F779)
George Tessendorf
1924 - 1987
Merri-lynne Tessendorf
-
Kirk Tessendorf
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  Text: Florence S. Tessendorf Born: May 22, 1924; Chicago, IL. Died: Jan. 14, 2014, Woodstock, IL.

Florence S. Tessendorf, 89, passed away peacefully Tuesday January 14, 2014 at Hearthstone Communities Woodstock, surrounded by her family.

She was born on May 22, 1924 in Chicago, IL the daughter of the late Charles F. and Mae ‎(nee Mayer)‎ Svejcar.

Florence grew up in Crystal Lake and graduated in 1942 from Crystal Lake High School.

She married the late George A. Tessendorf on July 12, 1947 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Crystal Lake.

For most of Florence's adult life, she was a resident of Marengo, IL. She was a former member of the Marengo VFW Post Auxiliary. The work she most enjoyed was that of wife, mother and grandmother. Florence also loved to travel with her friends, embraced life and loved to spend time with her grandsons at their sporting events. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.

Florence is survived by two children, Merri-lynne ‎(Steven)‎ Seaburg of Marengo and Kirk ‎(Kathryn)‎ Tessendorf of Union Grove, WI. Three grandsons, Ryan ‎(Sarah)‎ Seaburg of LaPorte, IN, Bradley ‎(Dorothy)‎ Seaburg of Huntley, and Wade ‎(Tara)‎ Seaburg of Lafayette, IN. Ten great grandchildren, Jay, Grant, Halle, Brady, Peyton, Sofia, Kane, Sam, Charlie and George. Two sisiters-in-law, Beatrice ‎(Frank)‎ Nickels and Suzanne Svejcar, as well as many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and step mother, Alice ‎(nee Bartram)‎ Svejcar; her husband, George in 1987; a brother, Carl N. Svejcar; and a brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Robert ‎(Martha)‎ Tessendorf.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM Friday Jan. 17, 2014, at Zion Lutheran Church, 412 Jackson St., Marengo, IL and on Saturday from 10:00 AM until the time of service at 11:00 AM. Internment will be in Marengo City Cemetery.
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Adopted
Father
Karl Svegcar ‎(I2279)‎
Birth 3 November 1889 Nove Straseci, Rakovnik, Bohemia, Czech Republic
Death 2 June 1967 ‎(Age 77)‎ Wisconsin, USA
7 years
Mother
 
Mae Mayer ‎(I93)‎
Birth 24 April 1896 26 24 Illinois, USA
Death 10 August 1946 ‎(Age 50)‎ Illinois, USA
#1
Brother (Adopted)
Carl Neilson ‎(I2280)‎
Birth 7 February 1926 36 29
Death 6 March 2009 ‎(Age 83)‎
-2 years
#2
(Adopted)
Florence Neilson ‎(I2281)‎
Birth 22 May 1924 34 28 Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA
Death 14 January 2014 ‎(Age 89)‎ Woodstock, McHenry, Illinois, USA
9 years
#3
Brother (Birth)
Roy Robert Svejcar ‎(I37175)‎
Birth 31 May 1933 43 37 Woodstock, McHenry, Illinois, USA
Death 31 May 1933 Woodstock, McHenry, Illinois, USA
#4
Sibling (Birth)
Family with George Tessendorf
Husband
George Tessendorf ‎(I2295)‎
Birth 2 November 1924
Death 19 September 1987 ‎(Age 62)‎
-5 months

 
Florence Neilson ‎(I2281)‎
Birth 22 May 1924 34 28 Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA
Death 14 January 2014 ‎(Age 89)‎ Woodstock, McHenry, Illinois, USA

Religious Marriage: 12 July 1947 -- Crystal Lake, McHenry, Illinois, USA
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#2
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