Benigno C. "Ben" Adefuin

Benigno C. "Ben" Adefuin of Des Plaines for 17 years A Mass for Benigno C. "Ben" Adefuin, 70, formerly of Chicago, will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, at St. Zachary Church, 567 W. Algonquin Road, Des Plaines. Born Nov. 1, 1933, in the Philippines, he died Friday, Jan. 23, 2004, at Northwest Community Healthcare, Arlington Heights. Burial will be in All Saints Cemetery. Mr. Adefuin was a civil engineer for the Illinois Department of Transportation in Schaumburg for 30 years. He was a life member of the Philippine Engineer and Scientist Organization, and a member of the Cavite Association of the Midwest and the Quezonian Association. He also liked to golf and bowl. Survivors include his wife, Mercy I. (nee del Rosario); daughter, Grace R. Adefuin of Des Plaines; eight brothers; five sisters; many nieces and nephews; and three brothers-in-law. Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Friday, at The New Oehler Funeral Home, 2099 Miner St., Des Plaines. Friends may visit www.dailyherald.com/obits to express condolences and sign the guest book. For funeral information,(847)824-5155.

Funeral Home

Oehler Funeral Home, Des Plaines
2099 Miner Street Des Plaines, IL 600164611
(847) 824-5155

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on Jan. 29, 2004