Reverend Lynda Lou Vackar, 79 of Rolling Meadows, IL, at peace in Christ June 23, 2018 at the Journey Care Hospice of Barrington, IL, she was born September 18, 1938 in Valparaiso, IN, and was the middle child to the union of Neil and Dorothy Fry, Lynda received her Masters of Divinity at the McCormick Theological Seminary in 1984, and went on to served as the Associate Pastor of the Christ Church UCC in Des Plaines, IL, Inertim Pastor of Federated Church of Sycamore, IL, Interim Pastor of Congregational Church of Bativa, IL, Senior Pastor of St. John UCC of Three Oaks, MI, the Senior Pastor of St. Paul UCC of LaPorte, IN, Interim Pastor of Congregational ChurchUCC of Wilton, ME, and Regency Chaplain for Centegra Health Systems.
Lynda is survived by her sons; Scot (Sandy) Vackar of Algonquin, IL and Neil (Jennifer) Vackar of Ingleside, IL, grandsons; Caleb Vackar of Ingleside, IL, Joseph Sowatzke of Algonquin, IL, brother; Neil DeWitt Fry of Tampa, FL, nieces; Kari (James) Grey of San Francisco, CA, Karla (Timothy) Fink of Haymarket, VA, nephew; Joseph (Carol) Harsel of Cockeysville, MD, preceded in death by her parents Neil and Dorothy Fry, and her sister; Suzanne (the late Leonard) Harsel.
Memorial visitation: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM Saturday, July 21, 2018 at the Symonds Lakes Funeral home 111 W. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030
Memorial service: 4:00 PM at the Symonds Lakes Funeral home, Rev. Carol Frighetto, officiation.
Interment will be privately held, for additional information please contact the funeral home 847-543-1080 or visit symondsfuneralhome.com