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Kristen Louise Nessling

Kristen Louise Nessling, age 34, of Northlake and formerly of Wonderlake, passed away unexpectedly August 6, 2021. Beloved wife of Shaun for over ten years. Loving daughter of Chris and Carrie Gehrke. Dear daughter-in-law of Mike and Mary. Cherished sister of Lori, Meghan and Christopher Jr. and sister-in-law of Mike and Ron. Fond aunt of Gavin, Jovanna, Anthony, Aiden, Kyler, Montgomery and Bellamie. A celebration of her life will be held Saturday, August 14, 2021 from 2pm until 7pm at the family home in Shorewood.

Arrangements entrusted to Chicagoland Cremation Options of Schiller Park, Illinois.


Kristin was funny, intelligent, had a sparkle of hope in her eyes when she spoke. She will be dearly missed.

Casielynn Incandela ( westbrooks) Aug 15 2021 1:25 AM

Never knew her but my love is with my cousin Christopher and his family She is in a better place surrounded by people that loved her I know her grandpa Bruce was there to meet her Christopher we love you and are wrapping our arms around you your wife and family with all our love Aunty Sandy & Family😘😘😘🙏🙏

Sandy West Aug 12 2021 4:56 PM

Im sorry for the loss. I never thought Id be going to see Shaun like this due to tragedy. May kristin rest in peace and ur hearts for eternity.

Nicholas H Savio Aug 11 2021 3:01 PM

I'm so sorry for your loss.. Kristen was such a great person to me & everyone I know. May she rest in peace without pain!

Alece Verga Aug 10 2021 6:42 PM

Our condolences to you and family

Don and Kim wehunt Aug 9 2021 7:33 PM

I am so sorry to hear of Kristen 's passing. She was such a sweet and kind person. My deepest sympathies to the Gehrke and Nessling families.

Ellen Torres Aug 9 2021 12:08 PM