Deloris M. Sterba, age 93, of St. Charles, passed away August 1, 2019 at Rosewood Care Center in St. Charles. Deloris was born March 21, 1926 in Courtland, MN to her loving parents, Wilhelm and Dorothea Hulke (Todt).

Deloris was married to the love of her life, Steven J. Sterba, for 49 wonderful years.

She worked as a waitress, hostess and chef, and enjoyed both cooking and eating.

Deloris was preceded in death by her husband, Steve; nine brothers, Irv, Bill, Wesley, Del, Walter, Stanley, Ray, Larry, and Richard; and seven sisters, Leta Lunz, Helen Walters, Marcella Hulke, Dorothy Olson, Larraine Humbracht, Ruth Pogoda, and Erna Lindorfer.

She is survived by her children, Sue (Mark) Wilson and Nancy Streit; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be 10:00a.m. until time of service at Noon Wednesday August 7, 2019 at Symonds-Madison Funeral Home, 305 Park St, Elgin IL 60120, Pastor Joshua Free officiating. Interment to follow at Lakewood Memorial Park, 30W730 Hwy 20, Elgin.  For more information call 847-741-1128 or visit

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