Carpentersville Memories

In Honor and Memory of Dawn Neises

 June 21, 1957 – January 17, 2012


Dawn M. Neises – Wojtas

Dawn M. Wojtas, age 54, of Elgin passed away on Tuesday evening January 17, 2012 at the Pepper Family Hospice Home and Care Center in Barrington surrounded by her family.

Dawn was born on June 21, 1957 in Chicago, IL. She was the daughter of the late Richard & Nancy ”Pat“ (Stammer) Neises Yardley.

Dawn was a life long resident of the Carpentersville-Elgin areas.  She was a 1975 graduate of Irving Crown High and a 10 year employee Michael’s Crafts where she worked as a Certified Framing Specialist.

On July 24, 1982 she married Lee Wojtas.

Survivors include her husband of 29 years, Lee, her daughters: Lisa Marie (Tim) Seiltz and Laura Michelle Affield, grandchildren: Joshua, Dustin, Matthew, Sabrina, Shayna, Caeley and Lexi, great grandchildren: Aiden and Jace, sisters: Nikki (Ed) Helbig and Jackie Poland and her brother: Keith Neises, nieces, nephews and countless good friends especially Lynn & Richard Snyder and Jan Heuser.

She was preceded in death by her parents.