Lucille M. Angelo, 91, Woodstock, died Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, at Hearthstone Manor, after a courageous battle with Alzheimer’s disease.
She was born Oct. 29, 1921, in St. Louis to Robert and Lillian (McCarthy) Bryant.
On Feb. 14, 1942, she married Jim Angelo.
She enjoyed bowling, golfing, ceramics, bridge and painting, gardening, music and dancing. Her greatest pleasure was her family.
When her husband retired they traveled across the United States.
She was a Eucharist minister with St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, Crystal Lake, and was employed at Piggly Wiggly and also part time at the Village Resale Shop until she retired.
Survivors include a daughter, Pat Fitzgerald, Woodstock; two sons, Joe (Young Ku) Angelo, California, and Jim (Sue) Angelo, Elgin; a daughter-in-law, Judy Angelo, St. Louis; seven grandchildren, Kevin (Kristi) Fitzgerald, Becky Fitzgerald, Stacy (Jimmie) Emerson, Danny (Andrea) Angelo, Patrick Angelo, Kris Kim and Chris (Vanessa) Angelo; and six great-grandchildren, Abby and Quinn Fitzgerald, Grace and Nathan Angelo and Braxton and Meredith Angelo.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Ruth Bartels; her husband; a daughter, Patricia Angelo; a son, Butch Angelo; a son-in-law, Jim Fitzgerald; a grandson, Mark Angelo; and two brothers-in-law, Thomas and John Angelo.
Visitation and the funeral Mass were Jan. 24 at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, Crystal Lake.
Burial was Jan. 2 at Crystal Lake Union Cemetery.
Arrangements were made by Honquest Family Funeral Home with Crematory, Rockford.
Memorials can be sent to Heartland Hospice, 220 N. Smith St., Suite 420, Palatine, IL 60067.
Online condolences can be given at www.honquestfh.com.