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Ellen L. Voegtle

April 14, 1936 February 1, 2020
Ellen L. Voegtle
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Obituary for Ellen L. Voegtle

Ellen Louise Voegtle (nee Fankedeis), age 83, a resident of Warrenville, IL passed away Saturday, February 1, 2020, at her home. She was born April 14, 1936 in Chicago, IL to the late Helen Rita (Gallagher) and Charles Joseph Fankedeis.

Ellen is survived by her children, Thomas (Lynn) Lawton of Newburg, WI, Louise (Doug) Voegtle of Warrenville, IL, Joe (Paula) Voegtle, Jr., of Warrenville, IL, Michael (Nancy) Voegtle of Warrenville, IL, Charles (Karen) Voegtle of Warrenville, IL, Jill Ann Voegtle of West Chicago, IL, John Thomas (Maria) Voegtle of Arlington Heights, IL; grandchildren, Kate (Matt) Bates, Becky Sohm, Sarah Lawton, Thomas Lawton, Emily (Andrew) Lohr, Travis Bates, Stephanie (Christian) Dagenais, Elizabeth (Josh) Bjorvik, Hannah (Isaac) Flex, Joseph C. Voegtle, Olivia Jo Voegtle, Andrew Paul Voegtle, Shea Voegtle, Micaela Voegtle, Matthew Voegtle, Luke Voegtle, Lauren Voegtle, Salvatore Eannarino, JoEllen Voegtle, and Maria Isabella Voegtle; 16 great-grandchildren; cousin, Kathleen Voegtle; and countless nieces, nephews, and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Matthew Voegtle, Sr.; and sons, Andrew Louis (Carrie) Voegtle and Paul Joseph Voegtle.

After graduating from high school, Ellen studied nursing in Chicago. She met and married Joe and they settled in Warrenville. She took accounting classes and began helping out at her husband’s business, Voegtle’s Auto Service. Ellen also worked at the stables at Danada House and cared for the horses for almost 20 years.

Ellen was a wonderful mother and lovingly fostered children. She enjoyed singing, gardening, reading, bicycling, attending art classes and camping with her family. An excellent cook, Ellen was also a fantastic pie baker. Her loving smile, gentle touch and warm heart will be deeply missed by all who knew her.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Ellen's name may be made out to the Hemophilia Foundation of Illinois, 210 S Des Plaines St, Chicago, IL 60661, (312) 427-1495.

Visitation will be held Thursday, February 6, 4:00 until 8:00 PM at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill Street, Naperville, IL 60540. An additional visitation will be held Friday, February 7, 10:30 AM until 11:00 AM at St. Irene Catholic Church, 28w441 Warrenville Rd, Warrenville, IL 60555. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11:00 AM. Interment Assumption Cemetery, Wheaton, IL.


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Visitation

Thursday

6

Feb

4:00 PM 2/6/2020 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2/6/2020 8:00:00 PM
Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home

44 S. Mill St.
Naperville, IL 60540

Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home
44 S. Mill St. Naperville 60540 IL
United States

Visitation

Friday

7

Feb

10:30 AM 2/7/2020 10:30:00 AM - 11:00 AM 2/7/2020 11:00:00 AM
St. Irene Catholic Church

28W441 Warrenville Road
Warrenville, IL 60555

St. Irene Catholic Church
28W441 Warrenville Road Warrenville 60555 IL
United States

Mass of Christian Burial

Friday

7

Feb

11:00 AM 2/7/2020 11:00:00 AM
St. Irene Catholic Church

28W441 Warrenville Road
Warrenville, IL 60555

St. Irene Catholic Church
28W441 Warrenville Road Warrenville 60555 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Assumption Cemetery Final Resting Place

1S510 Winfield Road
Wheaton, IL 60189

1S510 Winfield Road Wheaton 60189 IL
United States
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