Micheal Raymond Cloos gravestone
(Photo by Vernon B. Paddock)

B. October 29, 1951 in Libertyville, Lake County, IL
D. July 22, 1955 in Woodstock, McHenry County, IL
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According to the Desert Sun (Palm  Springs CA) Wednesday, May 2, 2001, page 8:

“Lovie Mrotz – Lovie Lorraine Mrotz, 70, of Thousand Palms died April 30, 2001, in Rancho Mirage.  She was born Dec. 9, 1930, to Raymond F. and Fayola Shattuck Lake in Chicago.  She was admitting supervisor with Eisenhower Memorial Hospital, Rancho Mirage for 17 years.  She is survived by her husband, W. C. of Thousand Palms; her son, Walter Charles of Cathedral City; her daughter, Kelly of Cathedral City; her sister, Donna Pierce of Chaska, Minn.; and many grandchildren.  Services and burial will be private under the direction of Palm Springs Mortuary of Cathedral City.”

Additional Information:

According to the McHenry Plaindealer (McHenry IL) Thursday, April 8, 1954, page 16:

Has Pneumonia
   “Michael Cloos, 2, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Cloos of Indian Ridge (Wonder Lake), is a patient at Memorial hospital in Woodstock.  The child is being treated for pneumonia.”

According to the Lake County Illinois Genealogical Society. “Strang Funeral Home – Grayslake, Illinois – 1908-1964”. Mundelein IL. 2015:

“Surname: CLOOS; Name: Michael Raymond; BirthDate/Place: 29 Oct 1951, Libertyville; Death Date/Place: 22 Jun 1955, Woodstock; Cause of Death: Anoxia; Single; Occupation: (blank) ; Minister – Funeral Home: Rev. H. NOLL, Chapel; Burial Place – Next of Kin: Fort Hill, Frank CLOOS – Father, Lovie LAKE – Mother”