Rayann I. Dworak (Iehl) passed away peacefully in St. John’s Hospital on February 11, 2018 in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the age of 72. Rayann was preceded in death by her loving husband of 48 years, Vernon C. Dworak, her father Raymond I. Iehl Sr. and mother Alma M. Iehl, and siblings Estelle A. Monroe and Esther M. Lembke. Rayann is survived by her dear children Karl W. Dworak, Robert (Carlina) R. Dworak, and Martha B. Dworak, her brother Raymond (Barbara) I. Iehl Jr. and grandchildren Jordan T. Schultz, Paige M. Schultz, Kylie N. Schultz, Tyson T. Schultz, Amber M. Dworak, and Bella J. Dworak and many nieces and nephews.
Rayann was born on January 24, 1946 in Roselle IL. She graduated from Palatine High School in 1964. Rayann married Vernon, the love of her life in 1970, after moving to Lockport IL, where the couple raised their 3 children.
Her children remember her as a kind, gentle and loving mother who encouraged them to pursue their goals.
Rayann was passionate about crocheting and knitting and often made amazing blankets. She was a School Crossing Guard for 20 years in Lockport IL.
Private family graveside service will be held at Clarendon Hills Cemetery, Darien Illinois.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to SOS Children's Villages Illinois. To make a donation you can call (312) 372-8200 or go to www.sosillinois.org.
The family would like to thank St. John’s hospital and Arbor Village for their efforts and care.