- June 30, 1946 - January 6, 2013
- Polo, Illinois
of Jill's Passing
Share This Obituary
Memories & CandlesPrevious
“To Jill's family,
My prayers and thought's are with you. Jill was a good friend for 30 years . One of my favorite times with Jill is we would...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Kathy Meyer - Rockton, IL
“Jill was a wonderful friend!! We met in college and lived on the same floor in Lincoln Hall at Northern Illinois University. After college I shared...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Barb Ferry - Rockford, IL
“Mrs. Lundberg was one of the most spirited teachers I had the pleasure of knowing. She was a fan of a good prank & stayed up to date with high school...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Teresa Sonneson - Rockford, IL
“Jill was my friend from her first day at Harlem High School as a fellow English teacher. We enjoyed playing bridge together, but especially we...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Gloria Johnson - Winter Springs, FL
“Miss Lundberg was one of my favorite teachers in high school. back in the early 70's. She always made the class interesting and fun and the time...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Nancy York Clankie - IL
“A lovely person who'll be sorely missed. We irritated her no end by talking in class using sign language! She "yelled" at us- but smiled the whole...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Norm Knott - Rockford, IL
“Jill and I shared a classroom early on in my teaching career. She was very encouraging and always willing to offer a helping hand or a suggestion....Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Michelle Rooney - Roscoe, IL
“For many years Jill taught English in the room next to mine. We ate lunch together, attended a multitude of meetings and workshops, and shared funny...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Barbara Anderson - Rockford
“We had lots of fun during 30 years of friendship; Jill was always so very generous and quite funny.
Glitz and hats were her style!
Rest in peace,...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Kathee Norwood - Rockford, IL
“The diva has gone to heaven. It wasn't fair that Jill had to go through so much physical and mental pain but she persevered and made to 66. Just a...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Mary - Rockford, IL - cousin
Cremation Society of Illinois
Jill E. Lundberg, passed away January 6, 2013. She was born June 30, 1946, in Rockford, daughter to L. Howard Lundberg and Evelyn (Grahn) Lundberg. Jill taught at Harlem High School for thirty-three years retiring in 2003. She will be greatly missed by her sister Cynthia Fritsch, San Diego, CA; brother, Jack Lundberg, Westville, OK; many cousins, nephews, nieces and special friend Donald Ausherman.
The family would like to thank the nurses and staff of Polo Rehab for their care and Trinity Lutheran Church for their prayers.
A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, June 30, 2013, at 1:00 p.m. in Trinity Lutheran Church, 200 N. 1st Street. Enter on the Madison Street side. Those of us who knew her well will remember the fun times and generous spirit. In Jill's memory a donation may be directed to a scholarship fund by contacting Harlem High School, 1 Huskie Circle, Machesney Park, IL 61115.
Cremation Society of Illinois assisted the family.
6471 N Northwest Hwy Chicago Chicago, IL 60631
Tel. (800) 622-8358