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Richard (Rick) Kuzmanoff

April 13, 2017

Richard James Kuzmanoff (1951 - 2017)

It is with great sorrow that the LEA Officers and Board of Directors must inform you of the passing of Rick Kuzmanoff. Rick was a staunch supporter of the LEA and served on the Board for 12 years, serving as the President from January 2011 through January 2012. Rick was also involved in many of our Educational Programs and Workshops. This is a great loss to his family and friends both inside and outside of the insurance industry. He will be truly missed.


Richard James Kuzmanoff, 66, a resident of Third Lake, passed away Thursday, April 13, 2017 at Glenbrook Hospital in Glenview, IL. He was born January 11, 1951 in Gary, IN to Chris and Louise Kuzmanoff. Richard was retired from CNA Insurance and XL Catlin Group. Richard is survived by his wife of 41 years, Anna, his sons Joseph, Christopher (Misty), Alexander (Casandra), Richard Jr. (Chika), and Douglas, his grandchildren Anastasia, Oliver, Sloan, Hazel, Kairu, Kazuru, and Kanasa, and his siblings Jeff (Susan), Kathryn (Jim) Russell, Nancy, and Amy (Matt) Dippel. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brothers Chris, Jim, and Russell. A memorial visitation and service is scheduled for Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 10:00am until 12:00pm with a memorial service commencing at 12:00pm at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the family to be used for a donation to the Boy Scouts at a later date. For more information on services, call (847) 223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org.




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