Clare M North

Visitation: Monday, April 10th, 2017 4:00 P.M to 8:00 P.M at Yurs Funeral Home 1771 W. State Street, Geneva, IL 60134

Service: Tuesday, April 11th, 2017 at 11:30 am at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, OS233 Church Street, Winfield, IL 60190

Burial Location: Private


Clare M. North age 77 of Aurora, formerly of the Wheaton area, passed away April 4, 2017. She was born to Bernard and Florence Nagel in Chicago, IL.

She is survived by her children, Randall (Nancy) North of DeKalb, IL, Theresa (Michael) Williams of England, Peggy (Grahan) Cooley of Seattle, WA, daughter-in-laws, Elizabeth North of Rolling Meadows, IL, Linda Condray-North of Joshua, TX, nine grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, sisters, Janis (Chuck) Rogers, Cathy (Jeff) DeFreese, and brother Matt (Ann) Nagel.

Clare was preceded in death by her loving husband Robert S. Sr., sons Robert S. North Jr., Raymond S. North, brothers, Bernard Nagel, and Greg Nagel.

Visitation will be 4-8:00 P.M. Monday, April 10, 2017, at Yurs Funeral Home 1771 W. State Street, Geneva, IL, 60134. Funeral Mass will be 11:30 P.M Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 0S233 Church Street, Winfield, IL 60190. Interment will be private.

Contributions may be made to M.D. Anderson Cancer Hospital, Houston, TX


Tricia Valenta from Lisle IL

"I worked with Clare at TSC for 20 years until her retirement. My sympathy is with her entire family during this difficult time. She will be missed."

Carole Netzel Konetzki from Streamwood IL

"I will miss my friend of 74 years. Yes, I have known Clare since we were both 3 years old and we never, ever lost contact with each other. I thank God that we were together this past March. With deepest sympathy to the family."

Rochelle North from Glenview IL

"My condolences to the family. Remember to celebrate her life not her death. She is at peace."

Greg and Heidi North from Park Ridge IL

"Aunt Clare was a wonderful person. She will be missed. Thinking of you during this difficult time."

Randall North from Dekalb IL

" Her resilience was remarkable. Her forgiveness seemed endless. I will forever carry these lessons with me. She showed me how to lead by example with strength, understanding and charity. She forged a path that her nieces, nephews and grandchildren can be proud to follow. I wish I'd said it more, I love you Clare. "

Jeffrey Nagel from Copperas cove tx AL

"We will miss you my condolences to the family "





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