Michael Vrabie, age 71 of Fox Lake passed away on Friday, July 6, 2018 at Centegra Northern Illinois Medical Center, McHenry, Illinois. He was born April 24, 1947 in Timisoara, Romania to the union of Vasile and Aculina (Tcacenco) Vrabie. Michael imimigrated to the United States in 1971 and on October 22, 1977 in Chicago he married Maria Quinones. Michael loved his family and enjoyed the outdoors, fishing and tools. Survivors include his wife Maria. His mother Aculina Vrabie of Timisoara, Romania and his mother-in-law Nydia Figueroa of Chicago, IL. A daughter Lisa (Calin) Radosav of Fox Lake, IL. Two grandchildren Gunnar Severns and Elise Radosav. A sister Eugenia (Emil) Banta of Timisoara, Romania. Two nephews Florin (Maria) Vrabie of Mt. Prospect, IL and Alin Banta. Two great nephews Sebastian and Benjamin Vrabie. He is preceded in death by his father Vasile and two brothers Andre and Nelu Vrabie.
Visitation Thursday, July 12, 2018 from 4:00 to 9:00 P.M. Evening Service 7:00 PM at the Symonds-Lakes Funeral Home, 111 W. Belvidere Road (Rt. 120) Grayslake. Rev. John Chrzan, Pastor of St. Gilbert Church, officiating. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers contributions to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St.Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959 www.stjude.org/memorial would be appreciated.