Cecelia B. Dalgard, age 97, of McHenry and formerly of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, died Monday, April 16, 2007 at the home of her daughter.
She was born December 2, 1909 in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada to Peter and Rose de Lima (Laine) Bailey.
Formerly of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, Cecelia had lived in the McHenry Villa for the past three and a half years.
Survivors include eight children, Lee (Helga) Mansfield of Huntley, Fred Dalgard of Winnabego, Jim Dalgard of Fort Wayner, IN., Tom Dalgard of San Jose, CA., Dwayne (Mary Ann) Dalgard of Adrian, MI., Noreen Jolley of McHenry, Francis Dalgard of Milwaukee, WI., Dennis (Linda) Dalgard of Beltsville, MD.; 15 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; a sister, Gina Whitaker of Surprise, AZ.; and a brother, Leonard (Helen) Bailey of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Dalgard on June 12, 1993; and her parents.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 19, 2007, at the George R. Justen & Son Funeral Home, 3519 W. Elm Street, McHenry, IL 60050.
The visitation will resume on Sunday, April 22, from 3 until 7 p.m. at the Bailey-Newhouse Funeral Home, 113 Maple Street, Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan.
The funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, April 23, at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Pro Cathedral in Sault Ste. Marie.
Interment will be in Oaklawn Cemetery, Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan.
Memorials to the Salvation Army, 290 W. Crystal Lake Avenue, Crystal Lake, IL 60014, would be appreciated by the family.
For information call the funeral home at 815-385-2400. On-line condolences may be sent to the family at www.justenfh.com