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George F. Starr
(05-01-1925 - 05-21-2013)


George F. Starr, 88, of Algonquin, passed away on Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at Sherman Hospital, Elgin. He was born on May 1, 1925 in Chicago the son of George & Lillian (Doerr) Starr.


George had been a resident of the Algonquin area since 1931.  He and his late wife Dorothy owned and operated Funland Kiddy Park in Dundee from 1954 -1972.  He was a McHenry County Board Member from 1971- 1978 and was the Algonquin Township Supervisor from 1971-1989. 


Survivors include his son Gary (Mary Frances) Starr of Algonquin and a grandson Gregory F. Starr also of Algonquin.


He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Dorothy E. Starr in 2007 and a son in infancy.


Funeral services will be held on Friday, May 24, 2013 at 10:00 AM in the Wait Ross Allanson Funeral & Cremation Services Chapel, 201 S. Main St. Algonquin.  Entombment will follow in the Algonquin Cemetery.  Visitation will be held on Thursday from 4-8 PM in the chapel.  For information 847-658-4232 or www.lairdfamilyfuneralservices.com.

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