Eleanor J. Condon
Born: June 21, 1934
Died: December 27, 2020
Eleanor J. Condon (Nee Gleason), 86, of East Troy, WI, entered into the Lord's presence on December 27th, 2020.
Eleanor was born in Waukegan, Illinois on June 21st, 1934 to Claire and Hazel (Nee Perkins) Gleason. She graduated from Grayslake High School in 1952.
Eleanor was married to the late Robert (Bob) W. Condon on August 23rd, 1953. They were married 64 years. The couple moved to a farm in East Troy, WI in 1967 and raised their family there.
She took pride in raising her family. She enjoyed walking for fitness, playing piano for local churches, and supporting missionaries worldwide. She was a devoted member of Briggs Road Evangelical Free Church in Elkhorn, WI. She was an active member of the local T.O.P.S. group.
Eleanor is survived by her children Kathie (Jim) Roberts, Rob (Sue) Condon, Ron (Gigi) Condon, Rod (Laurie) Condon, Randy (Sue) Condon, and Ryan (Robin) Condon, 17 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren, her sister- in- law Theresa Miller, as well as many other family members and friends.
Eleanor was preceded in death by her husband, parents, sister Elaine Bennett, her sibling-in-laws; Kay Adams, Ed Condon Jerry Condon, Johan Neaubauer, and Bonnie Hill.
A private family service will be held January 23, 2021, 2pm at Briggs Road Evangelical Free Church, Elkhorn, WI. A Celebration of Life gathering will be planned for the summer of 2021.
Eleanor and Bob supported a number of charitable organizations throughout their life including Bertram Bobb Bible Camp, Biblical Ministries, Briggs Street Evangelical Church, Christian Missions in Many Lands, Ethnos 360 Mission, Independent Bible Mission, Milwaukee Rescue Mission, The Salvation Army, St Jude Childrens Hospital, Worldwide Proclamation.
Eleanor had requested, in lieu of flowers, memorials be directed to the Eleanor J Condon Memorial Fund. (W4178 County Road J, East Troy, WI 53120). All memorials will be dispersed to the charities that meant so much to Bob and Eleanor.
The family of Eleanor Condon wishes to thank the Briggs Street Evangelical Church for the support provided.
Published in Lake County Suburban Life on Jan. 7, 2021.