Gweneth Mae DePauw, age 85, of Wauconda, died Friday, July 11, 2014, at Centegra Hospital-McHenry. She was born June 23, 1929 in Delavan, WI to Leonard and Anna (Griffith) Jones.
Gweneth was a resident of Wauconda for 35 years before moving to Fox Lake recently. For the majority of her lifetime, she was a devoted wife and mother. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in McHenry, where she also enjoyed singing in the choir. Cooking was another favorite pastime. Most of all, Gweneth loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Survivors include four children, Dennis (Ramona) DePauw, David (Leanne) DePauw, Diane (Michael) Hof and Donna (Steven) Hamilton; 13 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchilden, and a sister, Eleanor (the late John) Carroll.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Frank, on October 8, 2009, and a sister, Evelyn, in her youth.
Friends may meet her family from noon until 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Justen’s Round Lake Funeral Home, 222 N. Rosedale Court, Round Lake, IL 60073. A Celebration of Life Service will be at 1 p.m. in the funeral home. For those wishing to send an expression of condolence, her family suggests memorials to the American Cancer Society.
For information, please call the funeral home at 847-546-3300, or visit www.justenfh.com, where friends may leave an online condolence message for her family.