Harriet C. Lenz, 83, of Merrionette Park, died July 17.

Funeral services were held July 23 at Blake Lamb Funeral Home. Private interment followed.

She is survived by her children, Keith (Julie) Lenz, Craig (Anthoula) Lenz, Michael (Susan) Lenz and Jeff (Charity Credo); her grandchildren, Elizabeth, Sean, Troy, Thomas, Alexandra, Keith Jr., Michelle and John; and her nephew, Ryan.

Lenz was an educator in the Chicago Public Schools system who dedicated her life to teaching. In addition, she had a strong commitment to helping those in need. Lastly, Lenz was a Merrionette Park trustee who will truly be missed by all who knew and loved her.