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Eileen M. Bogan, daughter of Peter A. and Mary Hess, died on December 10, 2010, at Westmoreland, a care facility in Lake Forest, Illinois.
She was born on March 18, 1924, in Adams County, near Decatur, the seventh of eight children, all the others being boys.
She is survived by her husband of just days short of 65 years, James R. Bogan, and by three children, Timothy J. (Linda), Kevin J. (Dr. Katherine Galluzzi) and Mary P. (Doug) Bell. She also leaves three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death in 1954 by a son, Patrick J., and all of her brothers.
Burial will be private.
A memorial mass will be held at 11:30 a.m. on January 21, 2011 at the Church of St. Mary, 175 E. Illinois Road, Lake Forest, Illinois, followed by a reception at the Knollwood Club in Lake Forest.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to the American Institute for Cancer Research, Box 97167, Washington, D.C., 20090-7167.
For more information, contact Wenban Funeral Home, 1-847-234-022, or at www.wenbanfh.com.