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Daily Herald (Newspaper) - December 2, 2004, Chicago, Illinois THURSDAY DECEMBER 2 2004 Obituaries DAILY HERALD SECTION 3 PAGE 9 Aniello DiGenova Funeral services for Aniello Angelo DiGenova formerly of Melrose Park will begin at 9 am Saturday at Salernos Rosedale Chapels 450 W Lake St mile west of Roselle to St Matthew Church for 10 am Mass Entomb ment will be in Queen of Heaven Mausoleum Visitation will be held from 3 to 9 pm Friday at the funeral home Angelo was the beloved husband of Fran nee devoted fa ther of Cristina Anthony Ranieri and Natalie DiGenova dear son of the late Carmen and Maria DiGeno va loving soninlaw of Anthony and Christine Bagnola and dear brother of Maria the late Antonio Sammarco Angela Luigi Berardi Giovanna John Igyarto Anna Craig Kogut Raffaele Vince Michele Rita and the late Antonia Carmen to and the late Giovanna DiGeno va For information 630 8891700 Richard J Dwyer of East Dundee Funeral services for Richard Dwyer 87 will be held at 10 am Saturday at the Miller Fu neral Home 504 VV Main St Wesl Dundee Burial will be private Visitation will be from 3 to 8 pm Friday at the funeral home Born Dec 1 1917 in Hancock Mich the son of Richard I and Col lette nee Kruger Dwyer he died Tuesday Nov 30 2004 at Sherman West Court in Elgin Mr Dwyer was a carpenter by trade for 50 years and a member of Carpenters Local He was a member of the American Legion Post the VFW Post and the Elgin Marine Corporation League Detachment 077 where he served as chaplain for years He was a World War II Navy veteran serving as a Seabee Richard is survived by his wife Grace nee daughters Lisa M Dwyer of Algonquin and Kathleen Petersen of Elgin grand children Joshua and Jaime Petersen of Burlington and Timothy Dwyer Jr of DeKalb his stepchildren Chris tine Fonda of Milton WVa Jeffery Fonda of North Carolina a step grandson Jack Fonda of North Car and his sisters Elizabeth Belsy Payton and Mary Luksa both of Wickenberg Ariz In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his son Timo thy Dwyer and sisters Dorothy Mi galla and Collette Dwyer For information 847 4263436 Marion T Flaim 30 years Funeral services for Marion T Flaim nee 87 are pending Born Jan 24 1917 in Chicago she died Monday Nov 29 2004 at Northwest Community Healthcare Mrs Flaim retired as a secretary from Walter Norris Engi neering Company after 20 years of service She was the mother of William J Rosemary Taylor of Tampa Fla and the late Nancy Ellen Taylor who passed away Dec 9 2002 grand mother of Greg Nancy Taylor of Pleasanton Calif and Scott Holly Taylor of Aptos Calif mother of Justin Bryce and Jake and dear friend of Barbara Davidson and Family of Des Plaines Arrangements were made by Cre mation Society of Illinois 847 5776505 Duane Gilbertson formerly of Elgin Funeral services for Duane Gilbertson 64 of Wisconsin will be held at 1 pm Friday at Madison Funeral Home 305 Park St Elgin Burial will be in River Valley Memo rial Gardens Visitation for Duane will be held from 4 to 9 pm today at the funeral home Born May 18 1938 in Elgin the son of Robert and Vera Hopp Gil bertson he passed away Friday Nov 26 2004 at his home Duane was raised in Elgin having attended grade school and graduat ing from Elgin High School For many years he worked as a bartend er in Elgin working at Floyds Res in Carpentersville and the Blue Moon He moved to Augusta Wis in 1997 where he enjoyed farming and raising beef cattle and horses Survivors include his daughter Susan Gilbertson of Bloomington III mother Betty of El gin brother Arthur Gilbertson of Augusta and sisters Vivian Reh of Augusta and Barbara Jack mann of North Aurora and their families For information 847 7411128 For Social Security Information Or To Report The Death Of A Recipient Telephone Monday Through Friday Ton Free 8007721213 The Daily Herald is Illinois Third Newspaper Mary E Jones of Elgin Funeral services for Mary E Jones 70 will be held at 10 am Saturday at the Laird Funeral Home Elgin with the Rev Martin Balzer officiat ing Burial will be in Bluff City Ce metery Elgin Visitation will be from 9 am until the time of services Saturday at the funeral home Born Nov 17 1934 in Fairbury Neb the daughter of Norman and Stella Cox she passed away Mon day Nov 29 2004 after a coura geous battle with cancer On Jan 271959 in Seattle Wash Mary married Clark E Jones and they lived in Elgin for most of their married life Mary was a longtime member of Good Shepherd Luther an Church of Elgin She is survived by her husband Clark of Elgin her son John of Elgin daughters Katherine of Batavia and Lynette David Alsip of Elgin her grandchildren Blake and Kelsie Jones and Danielle and Chad Alsip all of Elgin her mother Stella of Washington sisters Carolyn John Hildebrand of California and three nieces all of California She was preceded in death by her father and two nephews In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Good Shepherd Lu theran Church Building Fund or Provena St Joseph Hospital Foun dation Cancer Care Center For information 847 7418800 Hubert T Kain A memorial Mass for Hubert Kain formerly of Chicago will be celebrated at a later date Born Aug 31 1921 in Chicago the son of Hubert T Sr and Mary K nee Wheeler Kain he died Satur day Nov 27 2004 at Bon Secours Nursing Center in Venice Fla after a long battle with Parkinsons Mr Kain was a graduate of St Mel High School in Chicago He served in the Army Signal Corps in Europe during World War II Mr Kain spent the major part of his career in the food industry as a sales manager with such companies at Salerno BA Railton and Internation al He spent the last 15 years of his career in Argentina as a general manager of Swifts Meal and Poultry business Upon his retirement to Miami he formed Bayshore Market ing Inc a small meat import busi ness in Coral Gables Fla Hubert is survived by his wife Mary Ellen his stepson Julien Mott of South Africa his brother Tom Joan Kain of Mount Prospect his Dorothy William Kain of Des Plaines his ter Laura McFarland Taylor of Bo a stepson William McFarland of Weston Fla his close friend Cart Novelle Franklin of Venice and many nieces nephews and grandchildren In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife Barbara and a brother of Des Plaines Arrangements made by Far ley Funeral Home and Crematory Venice Chapel 941 4882291 Patricia Ann Rogers Kehoe of Arlington Heights A Mass for Patricia Ann Rogers Kehoe nee 72 formerly of Elk Grove Village will be celebrated at 10 am Saturday at St Raymond Church Elmhurst Road Route 83 and Lincoln Street Mount Prospect Interment will be in All Saints Ceme tery Visitation will be from 3 to 9 pm Friday at Friedrichs Funeral Home 320 W Central Road at Northwest Mount Prospect Born Oct 13 1932 in Chicago she died Tuesday Nov 30 2004 at her home with her family at her side Pat was an inspiration to many Her amazing spirit sense of and love of life will live on through her loving family and countless friends She volunteered at St Ray mond Church and Northwest Com munity Hospital as a Eucharistic Minister She also volunteered at the local PADS site She was a graduate of Mt Mary College Milwaukee Patricia was the wife of Luke P Kehoe and the late John F Rogers mother of John Donna Rogers Anna Alan and Carolyn Rogers stepmother of Michael Robin Kehoe Kathy Kehoe Patrick Sheila Kehoe Dan Kim Kehoe Kevin Amy Kehoe Nancy Michael McGowan Tim Kehoe Wayne Giese and Tom Kehoe John grandmother of TJ Jack Rebecca Nora Sean Karen Bobby Kelly Karly Timothy Chris topher Colin Kyle Erin Nicole Ryan and Brendan sister of Dick Alice Nagle and loving aunt of many Memorials may be made to St Raymond Church Catholic Relief Services or the Greater Illinois Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foun dation For information 847 2557800 or What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us Oliver Wendell Holmes ana Crematorium Established 1898 410 E Belvidere Rd PO Box 272 Grayslake IL 600300272 8472238122 Laura V Miller of Carpentersville Funeral services for Laura V Miller 76 will be held at 10 am Fri day at Madison Funeral Home 305 Park St Elgin Burial will be in Lake wood Memorial Park Visitation for Laura will be held from 4 to 8 pm today at the funeral home Born March 31 1928 the daugh ter of Adolph and Serena Leetzow Petersdorf she died Monday Nov 29 2004 at Sherman Hospital Survivors include her sons Gor don Bonnie of Florida and John Donna of S Elgin grandchildren Will JC Madison and Peyton sis ters Marie James of El gin Lois Selpien of Bensenville Ruth Weed of Fla Barbara Billy Hayes of Elgin and Carol Ed Bryant of South Elgin brother Robert Alice Elgin and many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews Laura was preceded in death by her parents her husband Wilbur Miller in 1981 sisters Serena Peters dorf and Irene Selpien and broth ers Marvin Petersdorf and Billy and Harold in infancy For information 847 7411128 Thomas W Miller of Mount Prospect Memorial services for Thomas W Miller 64 will be held at 2 pm Sat at Friedrichs Funeral Home 320 W Central Road at Northwest Mount Prospect Memorial visitation will be from 1 pm until the time of services Satur day at the funeral home Born Dec 9 1939 in Chicago he died Wednesday Nov 24 2004 Mr Miller was the founder of Old Style Rods Car Club He was the husband of Nancy L Miller nee father of Laur en Toppel and Michael Miller grandfather of Randy and Tanya Toppel and Evans and broth er of Robert Lillian Miller In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to American Cancer Socie ty For information 847 2557800 or Edith V Edie Muegge since 1980 Funeral services for Edith V Edie Muegge 89 formerly of Quincy III will be held at 7 pm to day at Leonard Memorial Home Ltd 565 Duane St Glen Ellyn with Chaplain Jeffrey S Pears officiating Graveside service and interment will be held at 10 am Saturday at Woodland Cemetery in Quincy with the Rev Charles Baker officiating Born June 18 1915 in Burlington Iowa she died Tuesday Nov 30 2004 at DuPage Convalescent Cen ter Wheaton Mrs Muegge was employed by Schemmings Clothing Store in Quincy for over 20 years of which she was the manager at the time of her retirement Edith was a Sunday school teacher for 55 years at the Central Baptist Church in Quincy She enjoyed her family and the St Louis Cardinals Survivors include her children Barbara J Richard K Cress of Port Orange Fla Patricia A Perry of Wheaton and Charles D Patricia A Muegge of Raleigh NC her 11 cherished grandchildren and 12 and her sister Alberta Medlin of Mesa Ariz Edith was preceded in death by her husband Norbert H Muegge Memorials may be made to Cen tral Baptist Church 640 Broadway Quincy IL 62301 For information 630 4690032 Ann Onorato Visitation for Ann Onorato nee formerly of Maywood and Glen Ellyn will be held from 3 to 8 pm Friday at Salernos Rosedale Chapels 450 W Lake Si mile west of Roselle Cremation is pri vate Ann was widowed for over 55 years and raised five children on her own She was beloved wife of the late Thomas F devoted mother of Frank Thomas Marilyn Neidig Judy and Nancy Robert dear sister of Francis Prendergast dear grandmother of 12 great grandmother of seven and great greatgrandmother of one Please omit flowers For information 630 8891700 Leonard of Algonquin A Mass of Christian Burial for J 82 will be celebrated at 11 am Friday at St Mary Catholic Church 10307 Road Huntley enter off Kreutzer The Rev Stephen Knox will officiate Burial will be in St Mary Catholic Ceme tery Huntley Visitation will be from 9 am until the time of Mass Friday at the church Born Oct 2 1922 in Chicago the son of Benjamin and Mary nee Conti he passed away Tuesday Nov 30 2004 at Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington Mr was a World War II veteran serving in the Army over seas in the Pacific Theatre After the war Leonard married Phyllis Salera on Oct 21948 in Chicago He was a member of the Italian American War Veterans Association American Le gion Post in Melrose Park and was a member of St Mary Catholic Church in Huntley He is survived by his wife of 56 years Phyllis children Leonard Joy of Sleepy Hollow Thomas Valerie of Prairie Grove Robert Connie of Crystal Lake and John Betsy of Mission Vejo Calif 11 grandchildren and one great granddaughter He was preceded in death by his parents Memorials may be made to Na tional Kidney Foundation of Illinois Inc 600 S Federal St Suite 201 Chicago IL 60605 Arrangements were made by the lames A OConnor Funeral Home Huntley 847 6695111 Jean G Perm Funeral services for Jean G Penn nee 86 of Park Ridge will begin at am Friday at Nelson Funeral Home 820 Talcott Road at Park Ridge to Mary Seat of Wisdom Church for 10 am Mass Entombment will be in All Saints Cemetery Mausoleum Visitation will be from 4 to 9 pm today at the funeral home She passed away Monday Nov 29 2004 Jean volunteered for many causes in Maine Township She was the beloved wife of Ber nard fond sister of Lorrayne Sloan and the late Ted Sloan and Jean was also a dear aunt and For information 847 8235122 Robert Perz of Crystal Lake Funeral services for Robert 83 will be held at 11 am Saturday at Flagg Funeral Home 500 W Terra Cotta Ave Crystal Lake with the Rev Gail Greener officiating Born August 26 1921 in Chicago the son of Rudolph and Alma nee Kapp Perz he died Monday Nov 29 2004 at the Illinois Veterans Home Robert was a veteran of the Army and served during World War II In 1949 he married Norma Nelson He was a carpenter by trade Survivors include his sons Robert Perz of Phoenix and Scott Catherine Perz of Crystal Lake and five grandsons Robert was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the charily of your choice For information 815 4591760 Christine M Stockinger a longtime resident Funeral services for Christine M Stockinger nee 88 will be held at am Friday at The Oaks Funeral Home 1201 E Irving Park Road Itasca Interment will be in St Michael the Archangel Ceme tery Palatine Visitation will be from 3 to 8 pm today at the funeral home Christine was the beloved mother of Charles Horist Marie Hollen and Marlene Slock inger Her smiling face and warm heart will be dearly missed by all es her six grandchildren Rudy Christina Michael Charmaine Kurt and Jennifer plus her nine great grandchildren In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Christine M Stock inger Memorial Fund Itasca Bank Trust Co 308 Irving Park Road Itasca IL 60143 630 773 0350 For information 630 2508588 James J Raspanti Jr Mass of Christian Burial for James J Raspanti Jr will be celebrated at 11 am Saturday at St Norbert Church Friends will be received from 2 to 4 pm and 7 to 9 pm today and Fri day at John A Freyvogel Sons Inc 4900 Centre Ave at Devonshire Pittsburgh He died Tuesday Nov 30 2004 James was the beloved husband of Connie Logue Raspanti father of Mark Jackie Raspanti Lisa Todd Larson Lori Gerry Simon and James Jennifer Raspanti ther of Gail Sarah Jordan Kayley and Amanda Lindsey Michael Christian Alexandra Maggie Devin and Connor son of Marie and the late James Raspanti brother of Ber and Dennis Raspan ti and uncle of many nieces and nephews Remembrances may be made to the Development Foundation 215 First St Cam bridge MA 02142 For information 412 6211665 Rogers See the notice Rogers Kehoe for Patricia Ann Jean M Selinsky services for Jean M Selinsky nee 75 be held at am to day at Shalom Memorial Park Beth Shearim She died Tues day Nov 30 2004 Jean was the beloved wife of Leo nard loving mother of Margaret Keith Marcy Sharon Tom Dow ney Gayle Steve Katz and the late Lois John Allworth proud grand mother of Rob and Shaun Kalkofen Tyler and Drew Downey Samantha Katz and Jennifer Allworth and de voted companion of Gallic Contributions may be made to House of Welcome at Ihc North Shore Senior Center 1779 Road IL 60093 Arrangements were made by the Goldman Funeral Group Irwin Goldman funeral director 847 4781600 William B Shogren Services for Mr William B Shogren 76 will be held al 11 am at the Colonial Funeral Home 591 Dr McHenry The Rev Robert Sherry will officiate wil be in Crystal Lake Memorial Park Visilation will be from 4 to 8 pm Friday at the funeral home Born May 16 1928 in Chicago son of Garfield and Pauline nee Gardner Shogren he died Tuesday Nov 30 2003 at his home On July 30 1948 William married Dorothea C Rolh in Chicago He wasan Army veteran of World War II and served as an insurance for many years with Slale Farm In surance in Round Lake Beach He was a founding board member with the National Alliance for the Mental ly 111 Housing Program in McHenry Counly and was affiliated wilh the Church of Holy in In lo his wife survivors include his children Don Gerard Donald Judy Shogren John Carrie Shogren Steven Diane Shogren Susan George Marolla and Mary Shogren his step mother Ilene Shogren dren David Tyler Jordan Beau and Libby Shogren Michael Marolla Rae Guimond Rila Jessica Larsen Tracy Deal and Robert Rolh Jr a brother Robert Lorella Sho gren of Arlington Va and many nieces and nephews In to his parents he was preceded in by a grandson Russell DeVoss Memorials may be made lo Na tional Alliance for the Mentally III Housing Program of McHenry Counly PO Box 1391 Crystal Lake IL 60039 For information 815 3850063 All my life I have tried to pluck a anil plant n lower wherever lower would grow in and mind Abraham lincoln Owen Daniel West Jr Owen West Jr was born Sept H 1931 to Owen Daniel West and Eva Pearl Slice in Brooklyn New York He passed away in Salt Lake City Utah from Cardiac dosis a rare bone marrow disorder on Nov 27 2004 He has now been reunited with his lovely wife Geraldine who passed away unexpectedly just fifty days prior to his death Owen received his BS in Busi ness from the University of Colorado in 1956 and his MBA from the Uni versity of Denver in 1963 He was a Vice President at the Continental Il linois Bank A favorite business Ow Its another day to excel He was a first lieutenant with the US Army Corp of Engineers on ac live duty from 1956 1958 and on reserve duty until 1962 Owen was a source of to The Church of Jesus Christ of Laller day He served in many ca including as a member of Chicago Illinois Temple dency Ulah Ogden Mission dent Schaumburg Illinois Stake President Counselor in the Wil mette Illinois Stake Presidency Bishop of the Northwest First Ward and Missionary in the Northwestern Stales Mission Owen was a lifelong supporter of the Boy Scouts of America He al ways exemplified the scout law was honest did good turns and was known for being prepared He worked at scout camps and contin ued lo share his love of scouting with young men as he served throughout his life as an adult lead er He served as the VP of Finance on the executive board of the North west Suburban Council Owen re numerous BSA awards in the Good Scout Award and the Silver Beaver Faithful and courageous his opti and cheerful outlook never wavered Owen leaves behind a lov ing family his children Owen Dan iel West III of Arlington Heights IL Celestia Anne Doug Himstreet of Bountiful Utah Melin da Ruth Ken Baugh of Cupertino CA and Brian David Ginny West of Worthington MA 15 grandchildren and 2 broth ers James Maria West Donald Pal West and sister Anne West Funeral services will be held Dec 4 2004 at 11 am at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latterday Saints Mueller Park Stake Center 1800 East Mueller Park Road Bountiful Utah Visitation will be held December 3 2004 from 68 pm at Larkin ary 260 South Temple Salt Lake City Utah Visitation will also be held prior to the funeral from 9 am will be at the Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Pleas ant Grove Utah In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be giv en to the Amyloid Research Fund Boston University School of Medi cine 715 Albany Street Bos ton MA 021182526 For more in formation call The family wishes to express spe cial thanks for the professional care of Dr Don Doty Dr Dale Renlund and the Heart Failure Team LDS Hospitals ER CCU nursing staff and also to Dr Martha Skinner and team of Boston MA Dr Stone Dr Waligora and Dr Kaminer and their respective staffs of Glenview IL all who rendered selfless service prolonging his life and enabling him to complete his life story family his tories and to write personal letters of love and encouragement to each of his posterity Betty Elaine Wilson of Elgin since 1969 Funeral services for Betty Elaine Wilson 67 will be held at 1 pm Fri day at the Laird Funeral Home 301 S State St Elgin The Rev Dennis Ammons will Burial will be in Bluff City Cemetery Visitation will be from 5 lo 9 pm at the funeral home Born Aug 19 1937 in Spencer ville Ohio the daughter of LeLand and Mae Ross she passed away Wednesday Dec I 2004 at Sher man Hospital Surviving are her husband James Wilson daughters David Johnson of Palatine Betsy Jim Stemple of Marengo and Shirl Wilson of Elgin sons Wil liam Maggie Wolfe of Hampshire Phillip Wilson of Portland Ore and James Wilson of Elgin her sisters Shirley Richard Antony of Califor nia Veona and Rita a brother Don ald 20 grandchildren and seven For information 847 7418800 Happy Birthday Sweet Alecia We LOVE and MISS you deeply and forever You are in our hearts ALWAYS Big Picture Focus We should be celebrating your arrival Nov 27 1991 Instead we are mourning your departure May 9 2004 CANCER BITES Childhood cancers are the disease killer of children more than asthma cystic fibrosis diabetes and AIDS combined On the average 12500 children and adolescents in the US are diagnosed with cancer each year Approximately 46 children and adoles cents are diagnosed with cancer every weekday 2300 children and teenagers will die each year from cancer CANCER KILLS KIDS TOO Help find a cure Should Yon Go First by AK Should you go first and I remain To walk the road alone Ill live in memorys garden dear With happy days weve In spring Ill wait for roses red When fades the lilac blue In early fall brown leaves call Ill catch a glimpse of you Should you go first and I remain For battles to be fought Each thing youve touched along the way Will be a hallowed spot Ill hear your voice Ill see your smile Though blindly I may grope The memory of your helping hand Will buoy me on with hope Should you go first and 1 remain To finish with the scroll No shadows shall creep in To make this life seem droll Weve known so much of happiness Weve had our cup of joy And memory is one gift of God That death cannot destroy Should you go first and I remain One thing Id have you to do Walk slowly down that long lone path For soon Ill follow you Ill want to know each step you take That I may walk the same For some day down that lonely road Youll hear me call your name VA Information 18008271000 funera 1520 HEIGHTS ROAD ARLINGTON HEIGHTS ILLINOIS 600043906 847 2530168 TOLL FREE 888 8632654 Flagg Funeral Home 500 W Terra Cotta Avenue Crystal Lake IL 60014 8154591760 Fax 8154591774
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