Maurice Donoghue, 51, Former Forest Park resident
Maurice “Moe-Moe” Donoghue, 51, died April 23, 2008. Donoghue was born in London, England and spent the last 12 years of his life living in Elmwood Park. Previously, he was a resident of Forest Park and owned a Chicago funeral home, Barron Hall. Donoghue also drove a taxicab for the Blue Cab Company.
He is survived by his wife, Rosario “Lily” (Acevedo); three children, Steven Ortiz, Nilma Ortiz and Kevin Donoghue; a sister, Bridget Chapulis; and two brothers.
Donoghue was predeceased by his parents, John and Julia.
Under the direction of Kopicki’s Heritage Funeral Home, 3117 S. Oak Park Ave., Berwyn, services were held privately.
William M. Hartnett, 86, Ireland native
William M. Hartnett, 86, of Villa Park, died April 24, 2008. He was born Nov. 11, 1921, in Abbeyfeale, County Limerick, Ireland.
Hartnett is survived by his wife, Mary (Lyons); three children, Mary Alice Obrist, Michael Hartnett and Kathleen Brend; seven grandchildren, Sarah, Ryan and Amanda Obrist, Kelly and Patrick Hartnett and Matthew and Ella Brend; a brother, John Hartnett; and several cousins, nephews and nieces.
Funeral services were under the direction of Zimmerman-Harnett Funeral Home, 7319 Madison St., Forest Park. Interment will be at Queen of Heaven Cemetery.
Gerda Koehn, 85, Forest Park resident
Gerda (Obeth) Koehn, 85, of Forest Park, died on April 26, 2008.
Koehn is survived by two children, Renate Harris and Ursula Mader; four grandchildren, Frank and Allen Harris, Michael Mader and Christina Wood; three great-grandchildren, Holly Duncan, Jacqueline Mader and Christopher Balboa.
She was predeceased by her husband, Erich Koehn.
Funeral services were held privately under the direction of the Zimmerman-Harnett Funeral Home, 7319 Madison St., Forest Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Joliet Area Community Hospice Home, 250 Waterstone Circle, Joliet, Ill., 60431.
Inez Lucille Limbaugh, 61, Survived by three grandchildren
Inez Lucille Limbaugh, 61, died April 22, 2008, after a year-long battle with cancer.
Limbaugh is survived by two sons, Jason and Jeffrey Pope; three grandchildren, Christina, Jason Pope, Jr. and Aiden Pope; two brothers, Dennis and Douglas Limbaugh; a niece, Melissa Turek; a nephew, Christopher Limbaugh; and several great nephews and nieces.
She was predeceased by her parents, Glen and Arleen Limbaugh; and her longtime partner, Frank Dickman.
Visitation and funeral arrangements were under the direction of the Zimmerman-Harnett Funeral Home, 7319 Madison St., Forest Park. Interment services will be held privately.