1923 - 2012
Obituary of Mariam Horvath
Miriam S. Horvath of Vernon Hills Miriam S. Horvath, 88, died Monday, Sept. 10, 2012, in Vernon Hills. She was born Oct. 22,1923, in Chicago, and had been a Lake County resident for the past 49 years. Mrs.Horvath had retired from Fort Sheridan and had served in the US Navy during World War II. She was an avid card player, was a former member of the Wauconda Women's Club and on occasion had written articles for local newspapers.
She is survived by her daughters, Paulette (Jim) Novalinski and Joelle (Michael) Ditka. Miriam was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph.
Funeral services with military honors will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept.13, at Rosehill Cemetery, 5800 N. Ravenswood, Chicago.
If desired, memorials may be made to Association Horizon, Inc. (camp for adults with disabilities), 3712 N. Broadway, #335, Chicago, IL 60613 or to a charity of choice.To send flowers to the family of Mariam Horvath, please visit Tribute Store