Renate M. Skrbina, age 87 of Lansing, IL, passed away on Monday, May 13. She is survived by her children: Heidi (Allen) Bullitt, Winfried Rappillier, Mike (Denise) Skrbina, and Duane (Cathy) Skrbina; 13 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. Mrs. Skrbina was preceded in death by her husband: Joseph Skrbina; parents: Heinz and Luzie (nee Kohlhase) Tumbrink; and twin sister: Brigetta.
Friends are invited to visit with Mrs. Skrbina's family on Thursday, May 16 from 3 – 8 PM at the Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home, 3227 Ridge Rd., Lansing. Funeral services will be held on Friday, May 17 at 10 AM at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Chapel Lawn Cemetery in Schererville, IN.
Mrs. Skrbina was a bus driver for Vander Aa Bus Lines for 14 years. She had attended the 1st Reformed Church of Lansing, was a member of the “Friendly Seniors”, loved to play bingo and was an avid Cubs fan.