Dennis Charles Friedel

November 21, 1941 ~ June 13, 2020 (age 78)


Dennis Charles Friedel, 78, of Woodstock, IL.  Born November 21, 1941 in Elgin, IL passed away Saturday, June 13, 2020 at Northwestern Medicine Hospital in McHenry.

Beloved husband of 58 years to Edwina A. Friedel; loving father of Daphne Friedel Thompson, Bobbi Lynn Potter and Robert Alan Friedel; Dear brother to Ronald Friedel, Richard (Elizabeth) Friedel, Carol (Marvin) Marzahl, and Susan Obenauf.  Fond grandfather of Jacqueline, David, Jessica, Kathryn, Shannon, Amanda, Rebecca, Hailey, Hanna, Richelle and Jedidiah.  Dear great grandfather of 12 great grandkids.

Preceded in death by his parents, James and Helen (Bergstedt) Friedel and sister in law, Lorna Friedel.

Family was the most important thing in his life.  He would always climb down to the floor and play with all of his kids, grandkids and great grandkids.  Dennis had a passion for working on cars and was proud to own a successful auto body shop in Woodstock.  Dennis enjoyed woodworking and he was a master of the grill.  He always told the best jokes and would fill the room with laughter.

Graveside Services will be held Thursday June 18, 2020 at the McHenry County Memorial Park Cemetery, 11301 Lake Ave, Woodstock. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the City of Hope & Affiliates would be appreciated.


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Graveside Service
June 18, 2020

12:00 PM
McHenry County Memorial Park Cemetery, Woodstock

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