Lida Tachtaul, 94, of South Elgin died Tuesday, November 15 at St. Joseph Provena Hospital, Elgin.
She was born March 17, 1917 in Ukraine, the daughter of Jakiw and Kateryna Welytschko.
Survivors include Anna Goosen of Brasil, Lida and Dilson DaRocha of Hoffman Estates, Victor and Ann Tachtaul of Texas, Elizabeth Tachtaul and George McCormick of South Elgin, Clara Shikany and Larry Keegan of South Elgin; 14 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Mykola Tachtaul and daughter Nina Chamberlain.
Visitation will be held Thursday, November 17, 2011 from 10:00 am til time of service at 12:30 pm at the O’Connor-Leetz Funeral Home, Elgin. Burial will follow at Bluf City Cemetery, Elgin..