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MOUNT PROSPECT - Pota Martorelli was born on October 19, 1927, in Chicago, to Michael and Constantina (nee Lagos) Vlahos. She died Wednesday, April 9, 2014 in Arlington Heights. Pota was a devoted grandmother, great grandmother and loving mother. She was an avid Scrabble player. She is survived by her children, Carol (Edward) Kopp, Donna (Alan) Swanson, Joseph (Patti) Martorelli, and Michael (Leslie) Martorelli; her grandchildren, Kimberly Morrissey, Brian Kopp, Joanna, Frank, Alan Swanson III, Antonia, and Alexandra; her great grandchildren, Edward and Thomas Morrissey; her siblings, George Vlahos, Katherine (the late John) Proce, Gus Vlahos, and Nicholas (Marianne Zornig) Vlahos; her many nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and nephews; and her many extended family members. Pota was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Frank Martorelli; her granddaughter, Dominique Martorelli; her brother, Perry (the late Georgia) Vlahos, and her parents. Visitation from 3pm until 9pm, Monday, April 14, 2014 at Glueckert Funeral Home Ltd., 1520 N. Arlington Hts Rd., Arlington Heights. Prayers will be said at 9:15am, Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at the funeral home, proceeding to St. James Catholic Church, 831 N. Arlington Hts Rd., Arlington Heights for Mass at 10am. Burial will be at St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery in Palatine. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Court, Glenview, IL 60025. Funeral Information and condolences can be given at www.GlueckertFH.com or 847-253-0168. Read Obituary
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ST. CHARLES - William "Bill" Hayden Matens, age 69, passed away on April 13, 2014 with his loving wife by his side. He was born on August 30, 1944 to Robert and Gladys (Cremeens) Matens in Champaign, IL. Bill graduated from Illinois State University in 1967 and joined the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) as a Special Agent in 1969, serving in the Jackson, Natchez, Albuquerque & Denver offices. His roles in the FBI included Bomb Technician, Hostage Negotiator, Counterterrorism investigator and Coordinator for the Denver Fugitive Task Force. He was a Team Leader for the investigation of the first World Trade Center bombing, as well as the bombing of Pan AM flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland. Following his retirement, he served as the Midwest Regional Director of the Society of Former Special Agents of the FBI, Inc. Bill was a meticulous gardener, loved to travel, and above all else, family and friends meant the world to him. He is survived by his wife Barb, two sons, Kenneth (Carrie) Matens, of Firestone, CO., Kevin (Kathy) Matens, of Littleton, CO., and six grandchildren: Stephany, Allison, Aiden, Abigail, Aric, and Quentin. He is also survived by his brother Anthony (Judy) Matens, of Bloomington, IL., sister Karen (Vernon) Wilson, of Ellsworth, IL, nieces, nephews, mother-in-law, Joan M. Blume, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law and countless friends. He was preceded in death by his parents. Visitation will be 4:00-8:00 P.M. on Monday, April 21 at Yurs Funeral Home, 405 E. Main St. (corner of Route 64 and Route 25), St. Charles, IL 60174. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated 10:30 A.M. Tuesday April 22 at St. Patrick Church 400 Cedar Street, St. Charles IL. Interment will be at North Cemetery, St. Charles, IL. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the FBI Society of Former Special Agents Foundation's General Fund ( www.socxfbi.org ). To list an online condolence or remembrance to the family, visit the funeral home's obituary page at www.yursfuneralhomes.com . For more information, please call Yurs Funeral Home of St. Charles, 630-584-0060 or like us on Facebook. Read Obituary
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INGLESIDE - Bernard "Bernie" McGeever, 79, formerly of Ingleside, Illinois, passed away peacefully on April 11, 2014, surrounded by his family. Born February 19,1935 in Cloontia, Co. Mayo, Ireland, Bernie worked alongside his brothers for ten years in London, England before coming to the United States in 1960. He met his beloved wife, Teresa (nee Clifford), in Chicago, Illinois and they married in 1965. Bernie was a longtime member of Ironworkers Union Local No. 1, and he worked for several years in the construction of several Chicago buildings, including the Sears (Willis) Tower, and the Dirksen Federal Building. Always a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather, Bernie is survived by his children, Eileen (Troy) McCabe, Rockford, Josie (Sean) Morrisroe, Crystal Lake, James (Jana), Hawthorn Woods, Sean (Diedra) Grayslake, and Brian, Ingleside; grandchildren, Morgan and Devin Morrisroe, Shannon, Ryan and Katelyn McGeever, and Riley and Logan McGeever; his brothers, Patrick (Mary) of Cincinnati, Ohio, and Tom (Stella) of Kendal, England, and sisters, Bridget Battersby of London, England, and Teresa (Bill) Black, of Crestwood, Illinois; his uncle, Thomas Finn of Cloontia, Co. Mayo, Ireland, sister-in-law, Mary Wodcinsky, and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Bernie was preceded in death by his loving wife, Teresa, his parents, Brian and Kathleen McGeever, his brother, Joseph, and sisters, Kathleen McNulty, Mary 0'Leary and Ann Griffin. Visitation will be held on Monday, April 14,2014, 4 to 8 p.m. at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, 410 E. Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL, 60030. The funeral Mass is scheduled for Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 10:00 a.m., at St. Bede Catholic Church, 36455 N. Wilson Road. Ingleside, IL, 60041, with interment to follow immediately at Ascension Catholic Cemetery in Libertyville. For information, 847-223-8122. Read Obituary
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