Pedersen Ryberg On Line Obituaries



Hildegard Iverson, nee Knaack, 91, entered eternal life on July 15, 2017. Hilda was preceded in death by E. Ralph Iverson, her loving husband of 66 years. She was also preceded in death by her parents, Anna and Henry Knaack; her sister, Catherine (the late William) Wojahn; and brother, Hank (Jeanette) Knaack. Hilda is survived by her devoted daughter, Donna Iverson, of Westmont, IL, and by her sister, Ann (the late Robert) Maren of Florida. She is also survived by 35 nieces and nephews. Hilda was born in Kassel (Emstal) Germany and immigrated with her parents to Forest Park, IL, when she was 9 months old. Hilda and her husband Ralph lived in Bensenville, Illinois, for 55 years. Hilda was known by family and friends for her beautiful singing voice and for her delicious cooking and baking. Visitation at the Pedersen Ryberg Mortuary, 435 N. York St., Elmhurst on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 from 3 to 8 p.m. Lying in State Wednesday, July 26, 2017 from 9:30 a.m. until time of Funeral Service 10:30 a.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 142 E. Third St., Elmhurst, IL. Interment Zion Lutheran Church Cemetery, Bensenville, IL. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Immanuel Lutheran Church, Harbor Light Hospice, or the Alzheimer’s Association. For info 630-834-1133