William Dames Sr. of Wheeling William Dames Sr., 98, was the beloved husband of the late Rose Dames, the late Ruth Dames and late Antoinette Dames; loving father of the late William "Billy" Dames Jr.; cherished brother of Albina (the late Michael) Michalec and the late Joseph (the late Alice) Dames; dear uncle of Don (Patricia) Dames and Roy (Elsa) Dames, James (Mary) Dames, Diane (Jack) Whitacre, Barbara (Ron) Adlington and Beverly (Roger) Norman; and great-uncle of many. A Life Celebration Mass will be Friday, at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph the Worker Church, Wheeling. Interment will be in St. Casimir Cemetery, Chicago. Please donate in to in Bill's name. For funeral information, 847-537-6600 or www.funerals.pro.

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on Nov. 15, 2012