Davenport Family Funeral Home and Crematory - Barrington - Barrington
149 West Main Street
Barrington, IL 60010
(847) 381-3411


Obituary Condolences

Colleen C. Biang of Waukegan The Celebration of Life Mass for Colleen C. Biang (nee Donahue), 56, formerly of Racine, WI, will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, at St. Anastasia Church, 624 Douglas Ave., Waukegan, where the family will be receiving friends from 10 a.m. until the time of Mass. Interment will be private. Born March 13, 1956, in Milwaukee, WI, she passed away Sept. 30, 2012, at Condell Medical Center in Libertyville. Colleen graduated from St. Catherine High School, Racine, WI in 1974. She also graduated with a BS in psychology from the University of Wisconsin Parkside in 1978. Colleen received a teaching certificate in 1983. She taught in the Racine and Waukegan public schools, as well as St. Anastasia. An avid Chicago Cubs fan, Colleen loved teaching and enjoyed gardening, animals, biking, photography, softball and most importantly was the time she spent with her family. Survivors include her husband, William A. Biang, whom she married in Glenview on Aug. 1, 1987; children, Emily Margaret, Kathryn Ruth and William Daniel Biang; siblings, Michael (Sue) Donahue, Patricia (Ralph) Aulenta, Daniel (Anne) Donahue, Mary (Edward) Stublaski, Ruthann (Roger) Schultz and Kathleen Donahue; and many loving nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents, Daniel Joseph and Ruth Elsie (nee Luetkens) Donahue. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the Huntington's Disease Society of America, 505 Eighth Ave., Suite 902, New York, NY 10018 or HDSA.org. On-line condolences may be sent to the family at davenportfamily.com. For information, call 847-381-3411.

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald from Oct. 2 to Oct. 3, 2012
Read More
Send me a Planning Guide
Free funeral planning guide compliments of Davenport Family Funeral Home and Crematory - Barrington - Barrington