Karyn Sue Bliudzius

BRAIDWOOD— Karyn Sue Bliudzius, 78, formerly of Chicago, Romeoville, Wilmington and Braidwood, died on Saturday, July 16, 2022 at her home with her daughter by her side.
Born Feb. 29, 1944 in Chicago, a daughter to Edward and Lorraine (Dahms) Van-Holt. In 1968 Karyn married John Bliudzius in Michigan and together they cherished 42 years until his passing in 2010. Karyn worked as a supervisor for Tel Lab for over 20 years until her retirement. She was a strong independent woman who had great leadership skill, was always willing to help others and who cherished her family.
Survivors include one daughter Bridget Bliudzius of Braidwood, five grandchildren: Joshua (Samantha) Bliudzius of Virginia, Jayson (Breanna) Conlin of Braidwood, Melissa (Ron) Teeling of Romeoville, Jennifer Bliudzius of Romeoville and Jessika Bliudzius of Morris; 10 great-grandchildren: two brothers: Thomas (Ann) Van-Holt and Martin (Karen) Van-Holt; three sisters: Sandra (Robert) Wojciehowski, Josie (Ray) Anhalt and Sandra L. Van-Holt; one sister-in-law Sue Van-Holt; one daughter-in-law Anna Bliudzius of Morris; and many nieces and nephews.
Karyn was preceded in death by her parents Edward and Lorraine, husband John, one son Kevin Bliudzius, and two brothers: Robert Van-Holt and Edward A. Van-Holt.
Cremation rites have been accorded per Karyn’s wishes. Graveside services will take place at 12:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 12, 2022 at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elmwood, where Karyn will be laid to rest beside her husband John.
Preferred memorials in Karyn’s memory may be made to ASPCA.
Family and friends are encouraged to sign the online guest book, upload photographs, and share Karyn’s memorial page via social media.
Cremation and memorial services have been made under the direction and care of Baskerville Funeral Homes, 700 E. Kahler Road, in Wilmington. www.BaskervilleFuneral.com