Mr. Lantz grew up in Oswego, IL, participated in many sports, and was the class valedictorian. He was an attorney, retired, and a member of the American Bar Association. He was a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and a veteran of the United States Air Force.
Herbert was preceded in death by parents, Herbert J. Sr. and Dorothy, nee Renner, Lantz; and one sister, Rita Wolf.
Surviving are five sons, Herbert James Lantz III of Murrieta, CA,
Theodore Wilfred Lantz of Lakeland, FL,
Robert Bradley Lantz of St. Louis, MO,
Chadwick Damon Lantz of Belleville, IL,
and Herb Tague of Snowflake, AZ;
three daughters, Kim Elizabeth Stewart of Lakeland, FL,
Stefanie Alicia Christiana of O’Fallon, IL,
and Trinidad Tague of Snowflake, AZ;
five grandchildren, Emily Lantz,
and Melia Lantz;
and one sister, Shirley (Robert) LeClercq of Oswego, IL.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, November 24, 2015, and from 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, November 25, 2015, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, November 25, 2015, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL, with Rev. Darwin Schrader officiating. Burial with military honors will be at St. Paul Cemetery, Montgomery, IL.
I’m so sorry for your loss. You have to be so proud of your father/brother/grandfather with all that he accomplished in his life. Prayers for your family Stefanie and Teddy.
Michelle Verrone, Henderson, NV, 89074
I was so saddened to read of the passing of Mr. Lantz. He was such a kind, fair, and intelligent man. I will be praying for God to send comfort to all of his family. My deepest sympathies on the loss of your father and grandfather.
Lori Wetzel, , ,
Aunt Shirley & I wish to send our condolences to the children of Herb on the death of there father. We also wish to thank them for the care they gave him during his last days.
Aunt Shirley & Uncle Bob
Shirley (Lantz) & Bob LeClercq, Oswego, Il., 60543