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Dorothy V. Myrtle, 76, Former Berwyn, Ill., resident

Dorothy V. Myrtle (Johnson), 76, of Grayslake, Ill., died on Jan. 27, 2007.

Myrtle was a former resident of Berwyn, Ill.

She is survived by five children, John Myrtle, David Young, Mary Handelsman, Ruth Jordan and Elizabeth Pechous; nine grandchildren, Jeremy, Cory, Becky, Kristina, Sarah, Cody, Becky, Tim and Cora; and a great-granddaughter, Hannah.

Myrtle was predeceased by her husband, Robert C. Myrtle.

Funeral arrangements were under the direction of the Zimmerman-Harnett Funeral Home, 7319 W. Madison St., where a memorial service was held on Feb. 3. Interment will be in Glen Oak Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the First United Church of Christ, 1000 Elgin Ave., Forest Park, Ill., 60130.