Denise L. Babczak, 53, of Streator passed away at 11:44 PM Wednesday (November 13, 2019) at O.S.F. St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
A memorial visitation will be held from 3-5 PM Sunday at the Hagi & Baker Funeral Home.
Her brother, John Irons will deliver the Eulogy at 5 PM. Cremation rites have been accorded.
She was born on July 5, 1966 in Streator to Dale & Ida (Burris) Irons. She was formerly married to Bob Babczak. They were married on July 9, 2007. He survives in Streator.
She is survived by her children: Scotty (Ashley) Voytko of Huntsville, TX, Lisa (John) Elmore of Streator and Jacob (Kurri Lechleitner) Voytko of Chippewa Falls, WI; grandchildren: Austin Jacobs, Alyssa Voytko, Brianna Lane, Shawna Elmore, Drayven & Trae Voytko and Angel Breese; great grandchildren: Kashton & Kaisley Noel; brothers: John (Debbie) Irons of Manville; Tony Lorenzi of Indiana and Danny Lorenzi of Streator and sisters: Sandy Wick of South Carolina, Susan Hook of Morris, IL and Diane Morgen of McDaniels, KY.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Chuck Lorenzi and Aunt Betty.
She graduated from Streator Township High School in 1984.
She was a cook at B & R Grocery South.
Denise was a member of the Streator Eagles Aerie #645 and the Streator Leslie G. Woods American Legion Auxiliary.
She liked Dream Catchers, Native American Artwork, was an animal lover and a Dale Earnhardt Sr. Racing fan.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network.
Online condolences and remembrances shared and her video tribute may be seen at www.hagifuneralhome.com