Robert Hankes

Feb 24,1955 — Mar 19,2004

ROBERT JOHN HANKES, age 49, of Sugar Grove, IL died unexpectedly, Friday evening, March 19, 2004. Preparing for Spring planting he died in the midst of the work that was his heart and soul. . BORN /CHILDHOOD / EDUCATIONHe was born February 24, 1955 in Aurora, IL, the son of Raymond and Shirley Hankes.Bob grew up in Sugar Grove and graduated from Kaneland High School with the class of 1973. Following graduation, he went on to Joliet Junior College, where Read More…

Wayne Florence

Dec 04,1914 — Mar 12,2004

WAYNE J. FLORENCE, age 89, of Big Rock, IL, passed away peacefully, Friday evening, March 12, 2004 at his home, after months of battling congestive heart failure. BORN / CHILDHOODHe was born December 4, 1914 on Lorang Rd. near Kaneville, IL, the son of Clarence John and Lura (Murphy) Florence. Wayne attended Kaneville Schools and as a young man began farming with his father.MARRIED / EMPLOYMENTOn October 8, 1936 he was united in marriage to his high school sweetheart, Norine Read More…

William Hope

Dec 12,1932 — Mar 10,2004

WILLIAM C. HOPE, age 71, of Burnsville, MN, passed away, Thursday, March 10, 2004 after battling health complications for several weeks. .He was born in Aurora, IL, the son of William and Cecile (Critchlow) Hope.William graduated from Aurora Schools and went on to attend Knox College in Galesburg, IL, where he remained following graduation, serving the college in a variety of administrative roles. In later years he served in similar adiminstrative capacities for the city of Monmouth, IL.On September 10, Read More…

Francis McQuade

Oct 02,1929 — Mar 08,2004

FRANCIS "Frank" JOHN McQUADE, Jr., age 74 of Elburn, IL passed away Monday evening, March 8, 2004 at the Rosewood Care Center, St. Charles, where he had been a patient for the past few days. Ending the final quarter of a courageous battle against cancer, Coach McQuade, claimed his victory and immediately answered the call to coach an "all star" team.BORNHe was born October 2, 1929, in West Chicago, IL, the son of Francis John and Jane (Boyle) McQuade, Sr. Read More…

Jay Hanson

Nov 16,1964 — Feb 28,2004

JAY D. HANSONage 39, of Elburn, passed away Saturday morning, February 28, 2004 at Delnor Community Hospital, Geneva, IL, where he was taken after a sudden collapse at his home, Sunday evening , February 22. Following emergency surgery to repair a ruptured brain aneurysm, Jay silently battled for life while family and loved ones kept vigil in person and in prayer. By Saturday morning, it was clear that Jay could not return here. His loving family released him to the Read More…

Helen Marquardt

Oct 10,1910 — Feb 20,2004

Helen E. Marquardt, age 93 of rural Elburn, died suddenly, Friday afternoon, February 20, 2004 at Delnor Community Hospital, Geneva, where she was taken following an apparent heart attack at her home. BORNShe was born October 10, 1910 in Berlin, Germany, the daughter of Herman and Emma(Zingelmann) Nette. She came to America as a small child and grew up inArlington Heights, IL MARRIED / RESIDENTIAL HISTORYOn May 5, 1934, Helen was united in marriage to Emil G. Marquardt.and they made Read More…

Charles Franzke

Dec 08,1936 — Feb 13,2004

CHARLES E. FRANZKE, age 67 of Sugar Grove, IL, passed away peacefully at Delnor Hospital, Friday, February 13, 2004. Having battled through four years of illness, he gradually surrendered life and breath. His beloved wife, Janene, together with their family, walked faithfully beside Charles through the Valley of the Shadow They rejoice together in his peace and claim for Eternity, the promise that love never dies. BORN / CHILDHOOD / EDUCATIONCharles was born December 8, 1936 in Chicago, IL, the Read More…

Howard Hesenflow

Aug 02,1922 — Jan 27,2004

HOWARD HESENFLOW, age 81, formerly of Lily Lake, IL, passed away at the Asta Care Center, Elgin, IL, Tuesday afternoon, January 27, 2004 after a long battle with declining health. BORN / CHILDHOODHe was born August 2, 1922 in Gower, MO, the son of Earl and Ada (Gentry) Hesenflow.Howard grew up to become a semi-professional basket ball player, playing all-state for Missouri and later competing for the U.S. Army basket ball team during WWII.MARRIEDIn 1946, he was united in marriage Read More…

Hazel Justice

Mar 24,1913 — Jan 26,2004

Hazel Justice, age 90, of Elburn, formerly of Woodstock, IL passed awayMonday morning, January 26, 2004 at Delnor Community Hospital, Geneva, after several months of declining health.BORNShe was born, March 24, 1913, one of ten children born to Daniel and Blanche (Tidmarsh) Sheehan. The family made their home in the Antioch-Lake Villa area where Hazel grew up and attended local schools. MARRIEDIn the mid thirties, she was united in marriage to Milo John Justice in Antioch, IL. John was employed Read More…

Patricia Henne

Nov 27,1945 — Jan 23,2004

Patricia Ann Henne, age 58, of Elburn, Il, passed away peacefully Friday evening, January 23, 2004, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Pat came to the end of her journey after a courageous four year battle with lung cancer. She leaves to those who knew her a legacy; a lifetime filled with devotion, determination, laughter, hard work, courage the face of suffering and an unending love for her family. She was born November 27,1945, in Sycamore, Il, the Read More…