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In Memory of

Emma Elsie Hilgenberg

June 12, 1921 - May 13, 2017

Obituary


Emma Elsie Hilgenberg (nee Gross), 95, passed away on May 13, 2017. Beloved wife of 74 years of David Hilgenberg; loving mother of Linda (John) Sporina, David (Joan) Hilgenberg, Diane (Kenneth) Siebold and Gail (John) Poremba; adored grandmother of Rebecca, Tracy, Diana, Wendy, David, Alissa, Kelsey, and Kevin; great-grandmother of twelve. Emma is preceded in death by her father and mother, Robert and Louise; her brother, Robert and her grandson, David. She took great pleasure in helping others. She was a Campfire girl leader, she volunteered at Gottlieb Hospital and for Meals on Wheels. She...

Emma Elsie Hilgenberg (nee Gross), 95, passed away on May 13, 2017. Beloved wife of 74 years of David Hilgenberg; loving mother of Linda (John) Sporina, David (Joan) Hilgenberg, Diane (Kenneth) Siebold and Gail (John) Poremba; adored grandmother of Rebecca, Tracy, Diana, Wendy, David, Alissa, Kelsey, and Kevin; great-grandmother of twelve. Emma is preceded in death by her father and mother, Robert and Louise; her brother, Robert and her grandson, David. She took great pleasure in helping others. She was a Campfire girl leader, she volunteered at Gottlieb Hospital and for Meals on Wheels. She belonged to the fraternal order of Eaglets. Visitation at Chapel Hill Gardens West Funeral Home, 17w201 Roosevelt Rd., Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181 on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. where a Funeral Service will begin at 2 p.m. Interment Chapel Hill Gardens West Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, Source Code: IIQ160788777. For information call the Funeral Home at (630) 941-5860.