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  1. Helen M. Burbury

    January 28, 2016

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    Helen Burbury, age 94, passed away peacefully on January 26th in Springfield, Missouri.  She was born on February 9th, 1921 in Minneapolis Minnesota, daughter to Helen Stenberg Parrott and Whipple Owen Parrott.  She and her husband, Carlos Burbury, lived in Elgin for over 50 years.  

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  2. John Edward Henderson

    January 25, 2016

    John Edward Henderson was born on January 23, 1961 in Clarkdale, Mississippi to Bobbiegen Ellis and Will Ed Henderson. He received his formal education at Larkin High School in Elgin and was employed by Elgin Iron Works. He enjoyed playing pool and basketball and spending time with his friends and family.

    John Henderson departed this life on Monday, January 18, 2016. He was preceded in death by his mother Bobbie Ellis, his father Will Ed, and two brothers, Lee Henderson and Bobby Ellis.

    John leaves to cherish his memory: his son, Cotrell Henderson, three sisters; Brenda Henderson, Cynthia (Ado) Autman, and Antonia (Randy) ...
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  3. Pedro Pichardo Gonzales

    Portrait,PedroPedro Pichardo Gonzales, 55, of Elgin died Thursday, January 21, at Advocate Sherman Hospital. He leaves behind his loving wife, Felicitas, his son, Cesar and his daughter, Mayra and his beloved grandchildren.

    Visitation will be a held at O’Connor – Leetz Funeral Home, Elgin, on Monday, January 25, from 6:oo until 9:00. Please call 847-741-1400 for more ...
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  4. Kroll, Harvey

    January 13, 2016

    Harvey Michael Kroll of Elgin, born September 12, 1916, passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2016 , only 9 months short of his 100th birthday.

    Son of Henry A. Kroll and Clara Marie (Herzig) Kroll, of Elgin, he came from a long line of farmers.

    Survived by his only son, Jerry ( Gerard) Kroll and Jerry’s wife, Donna: He is preceded in death by his brothers and his beloved wife, Lily.

    Arrangements by O’Connor-Leetz Funeral Home in Elgin and were ...
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  5. Majed Unnisa Begum

    January 11, 2016

    Majed Unnisa Begum, 75, of Bartlett, IL died Sunday, January 10, 2016 at Central DuPage Hospital.  She was born to Khaja Mir Turab Ali Khan and Wahed Unissa Begum on August 20, 1940 in India .

    Funeral service took place on Monday, January 11, 2015 at Masjid Al Huda.  Interment was immediately following service at Bluff City Cemetery. For additional information please call ...
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