George P. Osterkamp, 81

George P. Osterkamp, 81

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George P. Osterkamp, 81, of Geneva, formerly of Evanston and Athens, Ga., passed away Sunday, April 9, 2017.

He was born No. 18, 1935, and was raised in Gillespie by George J. and Evelyn (Preston) Osterkamp. He married Marilyn S. (Murdock) Osterkamp; she survives.

Mr. Osterkamp worked as a business teacher and DECA adviser at Evanston Township High School.

In addition to his wife, surviving are his children, Mary Louise (Michael) Kunka and Margaret (Martin) Goliak; and grandchildren, Jonathan Kunka, Allison Kunka, Benjamin Goliak, William Goliak and Calvin Goliak.

He was preceded in death by a son, Henry George Osterkamp.

Friends may call from 4-8 p.m., Friday, April 14, at Donnellan Funeral Home, Skokie. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, April 15, at Saint Athanasius Church, Evanston. Interment will be at All Saints Cemetery in Des Plaines.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Illinois DECA Foundation, c/o Jim Weber, 2030 N. Pinetree Dr., Arlington Heights, IL 60004; or Catholic Center at the University of Georgia, 1344 S. Lumpkin St., Athens, GA, 30605.

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