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Obituaries

  1. Martin Aguilera Corona

    February 12, 2019

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    Martin Aguilera Corona, de 54 años, murió el Sábado, 9 de febrero 2019. Martin, nuestro querido padre, suegro, hermano, abuelo, amigo, y esposo nació el 9 de Agosto de 1964, en La Puerta de Andaracua. Sus padres fueron Juan y Concepción. Se casó con María Guadalupe en 1985, y tuvieron tres hijos.

    Él llegó a ser el dueño de una empresa de camiones, y fue un gran jefe para sus empleados. Se desempeñó como miembro técnico de una banda local en los 90s con gran éxito. Su pasión en ...
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  2. Lionel B. Jolitz

    February 5, 2019

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    Lionel Barrymore Jolitz, 80, died February 4, 2019 at Alexian Brothers Hospice Residence after a brief illness.  Lionel was born on December 29, 1938 in McHenry, Illinois.  

    After high school Lionel worked for Simpson Electric in Elgin, Illinois for many years.  As a lifelong bachelor, Lionel was an avid movie fan enjoying both old and new movies.  He enjoyed playing horseshoes and riding his bike to stay in shape. After his retirement he took an active role in the church and was an active member of Greater Grace Community ...
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  3. Beverly Ann Ellis

    February 1, 2019

    photo-Ellis, Beverly A.Beverly Ann Ellis (Bird) or better known as “Shorty”, 70, of Elgin died Saturday, January 26, 2019 at Advocate Sherman Hospital.  Beverly was born in Mounds, IL on June 23, 1948, to JoAnn (Miller) and William Clark.

    Beverly was raised in Indianapolis, Ind.  where she attended Tech High School and graduated in 1966.  In 1973 she relocated to Elgin, IL to embark on a new chapter in her life.  On December 24, 1975 she married Mark Anthony Ellis. They were married for 43 years.  

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  4. Florence (Flo) Fierke

    January 14, 2019

    Portrait-Flo, FierckFlorence (Flo) Fierke, 69, lifelong resident of Elgin, Illinois, was born on November 30, 1949 to Lewis and Zora (Brown) Tucker. Florence passed away peacefully on January 11th at home surrounded by her loving family after a long battle with cancer.

    Florence worked for Jewel-Osco in Elgin for twenty-six  years. After retiring from Jewel, she worked at Fisher’s Harley- Davidson for five years. During her younger years, she loved to go to the racetrack  and enjoyed motorcycle excursions and events. Florence enjoyed cooking, baking, and listening to music, as well as ...
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  5. Joseph Robert Dieckman

    January 10, 2019

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    Joseph Robert Dieckman, 78, of Elgin, IL passed away on January 6th surrounded by his family.  He passed away due to complications from cancer.

    Joe was born in Litchfield, IL on December 19, 1940.  At the age of seven, he and his family moved to a farm on the westside of Elgin. Joe attended Burlington High and joined the military in 1958.  He was a Ranger in the Army and was honorably discharged in 1961. On returning home from the service, Joe worked in construction before attending Western Illinois where ...
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