Tuesday, November 25, 2014


In Loving Memory

Barbara Jean Redszus, 72,
died 23rd of November 2014 in Lake Forest, Illinois.

Barbara was born to Michael and Geneva Guziak (Maiden Name: Furland) on 3rd of January 1942. She was the beloved elder sibling to sisters Patricia (Lyman) Bucki of Medford and Judith (Paul) Nelson of Wisconsin Rapids and brother Michael (Margie) Guziak of Medford. Barbara graduated from Medford High School (Class of 1959) before moving to Chicago, Illinois, to pursue a career and start her own family.

Barbara enjoyed a successful career in real estate sales, setting unprecedented standards of professionalism and dedication while also demonstrating a true passion for making friends of both colleagues and clients. Above all, Barbara loved being a wonderful mother.

Barbara is survived by her three children: Dr. David of Chicago, IL, Daniel (Caroline) of London, UK, and Diane (Scott) Zimmer of La Grange, IL.  She is also survived by her mother, siblings, close friend Warren Lang of Northbrook, IL, and four loving grandchildren: Alexander, Maximilian, Agatha, and Dagny.

Visitation will be held from 12:00 until 2:00 pm and funeral services at 2:00 pm at Our Lady of The Holy Rosary Church in Medford, Wisconsin with Father Gerard Willger officiating on Sunday 30th November.  Burial will immediately follow in Holy Rosary Catholic Cemetery in Medford.

Pallbearers:  Honorary - Kurt Guziak & Stephan Wesselman
Active - Eric Landry, Matt Harris, Bruce, Brian, Blake & Brad Bucki

In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests that donations be made for a future memorial. 

Hemer Funeral Homes of Medford and Rib Lake is assisting the family with arrangements. For online condolences please visit www.hemerfuneralservice.com

For additional information, please visit : caringbridge.org/visit/barbararedszus

The family plans an additional memorial service to be held in the Chicago area in the near future.