Age 84 of Millburn, passed away Friday, May 5, 2000 at
his home. He was born, Jan. 22, 1916 in Waukegan, the son of
the late, Christian and Florence (Whidden) DeYoung. Frank
was a 1934 graduate of Warren High School and worked over
30 years at the Lake Cook Farm Supply in Grayslake before
his retirement. Frank and his late wife, Margaret were lifelong
members of the Millburn Congregational Church, 50 year
members of the choir, volunteers at Victory Memorial
Hospital in Waukegan and they were 4-H leaders. On June 9,
1945 he married Margaret Denman in Millburn and she
preceded him in death on April 22.
Survivors include his brother, George (the late Patricia
DeYoung) of Lake Villa; sister-in-laws, Grace Kane of
Libertyville and Alice Bauman of Lindenhurst and many
nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services were held at the Millburn
Congregational Church with Pastor Paul Meltzer officiating.
Friends and family called at the Strang Funeral Home of Antioch.
Interment was at Millburn Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to A Safe Place
or the Millburn Congregational Church in his memory.
from the Pioneer Press newspaper25 May 2000
Clayton A. Engh
Clayton A. Engh, 81, of Gurnee died April 30 at West Allis
Memorial Hospital, West Allis, Wis.
Mr. Engh was born March 7, 1919 in Chicago, the son of the
late Theodore and Minnie Engh, living in Wadsworth before
moving to Gurnee, where he graduated from Warren High
School. He served in the U.S. Army during WW II and was a
member of the American Legion Post #771 in Gurnee.
Mr. Engh was a member of the Millburn Congregational Church
where he was a deacon and lay person. He was also a fifty
year member, past master and past secretary of the Millburn
Masonic Lodge #127 A.F. & A.M. and was an eight time past
patron of the Millburn O.E.S. Chapter #570. He worked in
customer service for Anchor Coupling in Libertyville before
his retirement in 1981.
On Sept. 21, 1946 he married Mildred Lucille Clark in
Survivors include his wife, M. Lucille; his daughters, Jo
Ellen (Larry) Roebuck of Beach Park, Kristine Franks of
Kenosha, and Judith (Michael) Nader of Lake Villa; his
sister, Geraldine (Richard) Des Sault of Ashland, Ohio; his
sister-in-law, Edith Engh Malinowski of Hudson, Fla.; and
his six grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Theodore Engh.
Funeral services were held May 3 at Millburn Congregational
Church. Interment was in Millburn Cemetery. Contributions
may be made to the church in his memory.