Elizabeth Hanegmon


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Posted Online: March 31, 2013, 4:41 pm
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Elizabeth Hanegmon, 92, of Rock Island, died Friday, March 29, 2013, at St. Anthony's Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Rock Island.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the St. Pius X Catholic Church, Rock Island. Visitation will be an hour prior to service time at the church. Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery, Rock Island. Memorials may be made in care of the St. Anthony's Activity Fund.
Elizabeth was born on Oct. 4, 1920, in Rock Island, a daughter of Omer and Hortense Lambrect Rogge. She married John "Jack" F. Hanegmon on May 6, 1944, in Rock Island. He preceded her in death on June 3, 1986.
Elizabeth was a member of St. Pius X Catholic Church, Rock Island.
Survivors include her children, David (Cindy) Hanegmon and Larry Hanegmon, both of Rock Island; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, sister, and daughter-in-law, Suzanne Hanegmon.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of St. Anthony's Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Online condolences may be left for the family at wheelanpressly.com.












 



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