Valerie Ann Schoenneman, age 84, of Johnsburg, passed away Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at her home, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Oak Park to Martin and Dorothy Berry on April 2, 1934. On November 26, 1953 Valerie married the love of her life, Clyde W. Schoenneman at Ascension Catholic Church in Oak Park.
Those left behind to cherish Valerie’s memory are her devoted husband, Clyde; six children, Karen (Mike) Parker, Roy (Roberta) Schoenneman, Clyde Jr. (Judy) Schoenneman, Gerry (Kathy) Schoenneman, Joanna (Don) Cundari, Darin (Sally) Schoenneman; fifteen grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; her brother, George (Lori) Berry; her sister, Diane (Joe) DeMonte; and her sister-in-law, Jeanne Berry.
In addition to her parents, Valerie was preceded in death by her daughter, Lynn Gentile; her sister, Lou (the late Bert) Anderson, and her brother Edward Berry.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. Friday, November 9, 2018 at Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 W. Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry, IL 60050. We will be leaving in procession at 10:30 a.m. to St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 2302 W. Church Street, Johnsburg, IL 60051. The funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m.
For those wishing to send an expression of sympathy, her family suggests memorials to Catholic Charities c/o Loss Program, 1717 Rand Road, Des Plaines, IL 60016.
For information, please call the funeral home at 815-385-2400, or visit www.justenfh.com, where you can leave an on-line message for her friends.