Mr. Edwin E. Denman, 71 years old of 210 N. Route 63 at Gurnee,
passed away at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, August 17, at Victory Memorial
Hospital after a short illness.
He was born October 29, 1893 at Glenwood, Ill. He had resided in
the Millburn area until moving to McHenry in 1933, and has resided
in Gurnee since 1946. He held membership in the Millburn
Congregational Church and the Lake County Firemen's
Mr. Denman had worked for 16 years for Johns-Manville Corp. prior
to his retirement Nov. 1, 1958, and since his retirement he had
been working for Grayslake V&S. Hardware as a part time employee.
He married Eunice Bond on October 29, 1917 at Millburn.
He is survived by his wife, Eunice; three daughters, Mrs. Vene
Cermak, Antioch; Mrs. Charles (Alta Mae) Harding, Gurnee, Mrs.
Frank (Laura) Schmitt, McHenry; a brother, W. Schuyler Denman,
Waukegan; a sister, Mrs. Minnetta Bonner, Rhinelander, Wis., 11
grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday at the Strang
Funeral Home in Antioch. Rev. L. H. Messersmith of the Millburn
Congregational Church will officiate at the services. Interment
will be in Warren Cemetery near Gurnee.
Friends may call at the funeral home after 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Memorials may be given to the Millburn Congregational Church.