Lori Ann Boquist born the fifth child to Joan and Lou Boquist from Chicago Illinois. She is survived by her mother Joan and siblings, Ellen (Greg) Sauer, Dan (Sandy) Boquist, Mike (Pat) Boquist and Kathy (Nick) Gillaspey.
The family moved to Lake Zurich in the seventies and is still called home by her mother Joan, along with Dan and Sandy, and Ellen and Greg.
Lori met Rick Pizur at a party and there began a never ending love. They were married on September 1, 1984. Together they have two boys, Ryan (29) and Justin (23).
Lori graduated from the University of Arkansas and became a special education teacher. She had a passion to teach any child of any ability level the joy of reading.
Lori was a member of NAMI. She was an advocate for mental health awareness, resources, compassion and understanding.
Textwich is a Facebook group that Lori was active in andfound support, compassion and resources for our homeless population.
Rick, describes his wife as kind compassionate and understanding. She was forgiving and never held a grudge.
Lori was patient honest and grateful, and always a Razor ba inck fan!
From her FB profile: in a world where you can be anything, be kind