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Colleen A. Prohammer

January 8, 1924 January 12, 2019
Colleen A. Prohammer
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Obituary for Colleen A. Prohammer

Colleen A. Prohammer, age 95 of Naperville, formerly of Park Forest, IL and Oak Ridge, TN, passed away peacefully, Saturday, January 12, 2019 at Sunrise of Naperville. She was born January 8, 1924 in Copperhill, TN to her loving late parents, James Edgar and Verdie Adams.

Cherished wife of the late Frederick G. Prohammer, wedded on July 11, 1951.

Beloved mother of Valerie, Leslie and Frederick, Jr. (Sandra) Prohammer.

Adored grandmother of Daniel, Melissa and Erin Prohammer.

Fond sister of Rebecca (the late Howard) Moss. Dear aunt of Lynne Maples.

Colleen was a dedicated election judge and had a life-long love of reading and shell collecting.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to: Sanibel Public Library Foundation, Sanibel Library, 770 Dunlop Road, Sanibel, FL 33957 or J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge, 1 Wildlife Drive, Sanibel, FL 33957.

Private visitation and services were held at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville, IL. Interment at Naperville Cemetery, IL.

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Services are private.

Cemetery Details


Naperville Cemetery Final Resting Place

705 S. Washington St.
Naperville, IL 60540

705 S. Washington St. Naperville 60540 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Sanibel Public Library Foundation, Sanibel Library

770 Dunlop Road
Sanibel, FL 33957

J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge

1 Wildlife Drive
Sanibel, FL 33957

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