Joan Mae McGinley, age 82, died Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at Centegra Hospital – McHenry.
She was born on December 26, 1928 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania to Henry and Florence Steiger. On May 15, 1948 she married Robert G. McGinley.
Formally of Northbrook, Joan had lived in McHenry for the past 12 years. She was a doting grandmother, an excellent cook, an animal lover and she especially enjoyed spending time with her family. She was associated thru family with Harvest Bible Chapel.
She is survived by her husband Robert of 62 years; four children, Kathy (Robert) Ford of McHenry, Kris McGinley of McHenry, Robert J McGinley of McHenry, Jamie (Gary) Bilek of Palatine; four grandchildren, Brian Ford, Kelly Paul, Jamie (Joe) Latuszek, Bailey Bilek; and three great grandchildren, Kaitlin, Ava and Bradley; and her dog, Tucker.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Friends may greet the family from 4 p.m. until the 4:30 p.m. memorial service lasting until 6 p.m. on Friday, February 18, 2011 at Harvest Bible Chapel in Rolling Meadows.
For those wishing to send an expression of condolence, the family suggests memorials in Joan’s name be directed to the ASPCA, American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Linda Tiramani, 520 8th Avenue, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10018.
Arrangements entrusted to Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, McHenry. For information call the funeral home at 815-385-2400 or send the family an on-line condolence at www.justenfh.com.