Headline: Gladys Agatucci

 Publication Date: April 10, 1992

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: C8

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: PEKIN -- Gladys Norine Agatucci, 67, of 1605 Crescent Drive died at 10:15 a.m.

 Thursday, April 9, 1992, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

 Born Nov. 16, 1924, in Beardstown to Charles G. and Ethel Avery Hill, she married Marcus A.

 Agatucci on June 30, 1974, in Pekin.

 He survives along with three daughters, Mrs. Keith (Jackie) Lee of Mackinaw, Mrs. Lyle

 (Nancy) Adcock of Edmonds, Wash., and Mrs. Scott (Kim) Deakin of Pekin; two brothers,

 Charles W. "Bill" Hill of Pekin and James Hill of Goodfield; and six grandchildren. One son, Billy

 Blumb, preceded her in death.

 She was a checker at Mr. K's Super Saver in Pekin for 17 years, retiring in 1981.

 She was a member of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

 Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Noel-Henderson Funeral Home. Clayton Denning will

 officiate. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 tonight at the funeral home. Burial will be in Lakeside

 Cemetery.

 Memorials may be made to her church or any charity.

 

 

 

 

 Headline: Margaret Walsh

 Publication Date: May 20, 1995

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: D11

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: PEKIN -- Margaret Claire Walsh, 91, of 13402 Mini Way, Fort Myers, Fla.,

 formerly of Pekin, died Friday morning, May 19, 1995, at Cross Key Nursing Home in Lehigh,

 Fla.

 Born June 2, 1903, in Mackinaw to Charles O. and Lela Sparks Bennett, she married Otto

 VonBoeckman. He died in 1952. She married Frank Walsh in 1957. He preceded her in death.

 She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Mary Genseal, three brothers and one sister.

 Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. George (Margaret) Agatucci of Pekin; four grandchildren;

 seven great- grandchildren; and eight great- great-grandchildren.

 She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Pekin.

 Private graveside services will be Monday at Lakeside Cemetery in Pekin. There will be no

 visitation. Abts Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

 Memorials may be made to any charity.

 

 

 

 

 Headline: Frank Agatucci

 Publication Date: September 26, 1996

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: D8

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: EDWARDS--Frank Agatucci, 86, of 5806 Heinz Lane died at 10:25 p.m. Tuesday,

 Sept. 24, 1996, at his residence.

 Born Aug. 16, 1910, in Riverton to James and Theresa Rosetti Agatucci, he married Anne M.

 Vespa on June 22, 1935, in Peoria. She died Sept. 13, 1992, in Peoria. He also was preceded

 in death by two brothers and three sisters.

 Surviving are two sons, Jim of Edwards and Jerry of Peoria; five grandchildren; and two sisters,

 Mrs. Jim (Patricia) Miller of Peoria and Mrs. Edward (Norine) Tengler of Palo Alto, Calif.

 He owned and operated Agatucci's restaurant in Peoria from 1946 until he retired in 1979.

 He was a member of Knights of Columbus 427 Third Degree Spalding Council and the Izaak

 Walton League.

 A Caterpillar Inc. employee, he served in its first apprentice program. He also worked at

 Studebaker Aviation in South Bend, Ind., where he worked on B-17 engines during World War

 II.

 He was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church in Peoria, where services will be at 10 a.m.

 Friday. Franciscan Friars will officiate. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Wright &

 Salmon Mortuary in Peoria, with recitation of the rosary at 7:45 p.m. Visitation also will be 30

 minutes before services at the church. Entombment will be in Resurrection Mausoleum in Peoria.

 Memorials may be made to diabetes research.

 

 

 

 

 Headline: Nicholas Agatucci

 Publication Date: August 06, 1996

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: D9

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: PEORIA -- Nicholas Anthony Agatucci, 80, of 1704 Delores Ave., Henderson,

 Nev., formerly of Peoria, died at 8:05 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2, 1996, at St. Rose Dominican

 Hospital in Henderson.

 Born Feb. 7, 1916, in Springfield to James and Theresa Roscetti Agatucci, he married Patricia

 Jane Scherz. She survives.

 Also surviving are one brother, Frank of Peoria; two sisters, Mrs. Edward (Norine) Tengler of

 Palo Alto, Calif., Mrs. James (Patricia) Miller of Peoria; four daughters, Jerilyn Castellano,

 Janene Wallace and Patricia Hartnett, all of Las Vegas, and Theresa Fredrickson of

 Westminster, Calif.; six grandchildren; and one great- grandchild.

 He was a World War II Army Air Corps veteran, serving as a pilot. He was a retired slot

 technician.

 Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Palm Mortuary, Eastern Chapel, Las Vegas. Visitation

 will be from noon to 7 p.m. today at the mortuary. Burial will be in Palm Valley View Cemetery

 in Las Vegas.

 

 

 

 

 Headline: George Agatucci

 Publication Date: May 20, 1996

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: D5

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: PEKIN -- George Agatucci Jr., 78, of 1318 Hamilton St. died at 7:05 p.m. Saturday,

 May 18, 1996, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

 Born Aug. 18, 1917, in Peoria to George Sr. and Nunzia DeMarco Agatucci, he married

 Margaret von Boeckmann on Sept. 13, 1941, in St. Louis. She survives.

 Also surviving are one daughter, Cynthia Reader of Pekin; one son, Marcus of Pekin; one sister,

 Mary Miller of Sunnyland; and one brother, Anthony of East Peoria. One brother and one sister

 preceded him in death.

 A 1940 graduate of the University of Illinois, he worked at Caterpillar Inc. for 41 years, retiring

 in 1980 as a foreman in the inspection department of the East Peoria plant.

 He was of the Catholic faith.

 He was a member of Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks Lodge 1271 in Pekin.

 He was a participant in several local bowling leagues. He was an honorary citizen of Father

 Flanagan's Boys Home in Boystown, Neb.

 Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Lakeside Cemetery. The Rev. Michael

 McLeod will officiate. Visitation will be 30 minutes before services at the cemetery.

 Preston-Hanley Funeral Home, Pekin Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

 Memorials may be made to Father Flanagan's Boys Home, Boystown, Neb., 68010, or to Cal

 Farley's Boys Ranch, c/o Amarillo National Bank, 410 S. Taylor St., Amarillo, Texas 79101, or

 to Tazewell Animal Protection Society in Pekin.