Vera C. Moehling of Marengo Vera C. Moehling, 85, passed away Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, at Centegra Hospital in Woodstock, following a brief illness. She was born Oct. 1, 1927, in Palatine, Ill., the daughter of Harry and Martha (nee Berlin) Flentge. She graduated from Palatine High School and worked for a time at Continental Bank in Chicago. She was united in marriage to Robert C. Moehling on Oct. 16, 1948, in Palatine. The couple made their home on the farm in Union, where she raised her family and assisted her husband in his farming endeavors and his orchestra performances. In 1974, the couple moved to Marengo. Vera loved to square dance and had a passion for cooking. She liked to travel, but will best be known for her devotion to her family and children. She is survived by her husband, Robert of Marengo; her sons, Dale (Brenda) Moehling of Union, Don (Pam) Moehling and Dennis A. (Debbie) Moehling, all of Marengo; her grandchildren, Kimberlee (Jeff), Kacee (Peter), Donald (Jody), Tim (Lisa) and Sara (Dimitri); her great-grandchildren, Kiylee, Kip, Kamrin, Destinee, Adee, Ashton, Aubrie, Zander and Nikos; her sisters, Margaret Gintz of Hoffman Estates, Betty Motto of Des Plaines; and her brother, Marvin (Fran) Flentge of Arizona. She was preceded in death by her grandson, Kip. A visitation will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 14, and a funeral service at 11 a.m. Monday, at the DeFiore-Jorgensen Funeral Home, 10763 Dundee Road, Huntley. Burial will be in Lakewood Memorial Park Cemetery, Elgin. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. John's United Church of Christ, Union, Ill. For more information, please call 847-515-8772 or online condolences can be directed to

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald from Oct. 12 to Oct. 13, 2012