Sakrutai 'Sak' Binkamalee


Sakrutai "Sak" Binkmalee of Algonquin

Funeral services for Sakrutai "Sak" Binkmalee, 35, will begin with prayers at 9:15 a.m. Saturday, at Glueckert Funeral Home, 1520 N. Arlington Heights Road (4 blocks south of Palatine Road), Arlington Heights.

A Mass will follow at 10 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, 10 N. Buffalo Grove Road, Buffalo Grove.

Born Oct. 10, 1968, in Bangkok, Thailand, he died Sunday, Dec. 21, 2003, at home. Burial will be in St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine.

Sak was an executive security specialist for Boeing Corporation. He served with the Army during Desert Storm. He is survived by his wife, Shawna (nee Reinholtz); his sister, Sharon [nee West] (Chris) Courtney of Palos Heights; his parents-in-law, Fran Reinholtz-Navarre and Kit Navarre of Algonquin; his nieces and nephew, Jillian, Emma and Christopher; and by his siblings-in-law, Stacey Reinholtz, Nicole (Carlos) Lozano, Eric (Gabriela) Reinholtz, Dana Reinholtz and Kerri-Anne Reinholtz.

Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home. Friends may visit to express condolences and sign the guest book. For funeral information, (847) 253-0168.

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Published in Daily Herald from Dec. 23 to Dec. 24, 2003.

Memories & Condolences
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11 entries
January 2, 2004
Dear Shawna and Family,

I am so sorry about the loss of Sak. I am thankful to have considered him a friend. He was wonderful to work with...and alway's made me laugh. All of us at Boeing will miss him more than words can describe.
Karen Pozdol
January 2, 2004
To Sak's beloved family, friends and colleagues -- it was my great honor to work with Sak here at Boeing. I pray for your loss and rejoice in his eternal life in heaven.
Stacia Beyl
January 1, 2004
Sak was my dear friend. For those of us able to attend his funeral, it was a beautiful service; he was honored by friends and family. Though rain was in the forecast, the sun came out and warmed us on the hillside of St. Michael's Cemetary. He is still with us
Brian Pick
December 29, 2003
Dearest family & friends of our beloved Sak, you are in my thoughts & prayers. Sak & I attended high school together & had kept in touch through out the years. He was a very special person with a wonderful heart. He will be sorely missed.
Micky Dixon
December 26, 2003
Please accept my deepest sympathies on the loss of your loved one.
Stan Szpytek
December 25, 2003
Dear Family and Friends of Sak, you're in my prayers during this difficult time. He will be missed.
Rhonda Larson
December 24, 2003
All of my thoughts and prayers are with the Binkamalee family at this time.
michael carroll
December 24, 2003
To the Family of our beloved Sak -

Please accept my condolences on the loss of a very beautiful spirit that has left us in this earthly realm but remains in our hearts. Sak was a bright shining light to so many of his Tribune family members. He will be missed, yet his kindnessed often remembered.

God Bless -

LaMonica Threet
December 24, 2003
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Love, your cousin,Maria Leventhal
Maria Leventhal
December 23, 2003
I was so sorry to here about the loss of your loved one.My family and I offer your our prayers and our thoughts durning this time.
Scott Kavanaugh and Family
December 23, 2003
to all of sakrutai's family & friends, my heartfelt sympathy goes to all of you.
tony plosnich
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