Douglas Reed Grimes|
Born: April 10, 1950; in Chicago
Died: June 11, 2014; in Woodstock
Douglas Reed Grimes, age 64, of Wonder Lake, passed away on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at Journey Care Hospice in Woodstock. Mr. Grimes was born April 10, 1950, in Chicago, the son of Harold Dean and Florence (Patterson) Grimes. He married Susan J. Kosmach on November 9, 1990 in Woodstock IL. Douglas belonged to model car clubs, enjoyed restoring classic cars, landscaping, and taking on various home improvement projects. He was an eBay retailer who loved trips to the flea market. He enjoyed spending time with his dog Lucy and teaching her new tricks.
Douglas is survived by his wife of 23 years; his two children, Curtis and Kathryn Grimes; his father; and his brother, Russell Dean Grimes.
He was preceded in death by his mother.
The visitation will take place on Friday, June 20, 2014 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Colonial Funeral Home and Crematory, 591 Ridgeview Dr., McHenry. The visitation will continue on Saturday, June 21 at the Wonder Lake Bible Church, 7511 Howe Road, Wonder Lake, from 10:00 AM until the Memorial Service at 11:00 AM.
Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
For more information call the funeral home at 815-385-0063, or log onto www.colonialmchenry.com.
Published in the Northwest Herald on June 12, 2014