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Obituaries

  1. Sally Marie Hernandez

    November 7, 2009

    Sally Marie Hernandez, 80, of Elgin died Saturday, November 7, 2009 at her home. Born in Waukegan on June 4, 1929, she was the daughter of Emanuel and Agapita (Diaz) Rodriguez.

    She received her teaching degree from Northern Illinois University and went on to become a bilingual teacher in District U-46. Sally will be missed by many family and friends.

    Sally is preceded in death by her brother, Tony Rodriguez; and sister, Alice Garza.

    She is survived by her husband of 60 years, George C. Hernandez, Sr.; her children, George (Janet) Hernandez Jr., Elizabeth Hernandez and Michael Hernandez; and three grandchildren, Laura, ...
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  2. Lynette C. Williams

    November 2, 2009

    Lynette C. Williams “Cooney”, 41, of Elgin died Monday, November 2, 2009 at Provena St. Joseph Hospital. Born in Chicago on February 20, 1968, she was the daughter of Cleotha Spraggins and Emily Tessema.

    She fought a long and courageous battle. Lynette will always be remembered for her strength and positive spirit.

    Lynette is preceded in death by her son, Nicholas Kelly Williams.

    She is survived by her children; Charles D. Williams, Jr., Jalen T. Williams; mother, Emily Tessema; father, Cleotha Spraggins; sisters, Alisa and Larissa Spraggins; brother, Terrence Kennedy; 8 nieces and nephews, 4 grandchildren and a host of other relatives ...
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