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Francis R. Gauer

August 14, 1928 ~ September 11, 2020 (age 92)

Obituary

Francis R. Gauer, 92, of Morton Grove, beloved husband of Barbara McDonough and the late Joan; loving father of Jeanette (Michael) DeMartino, James, Mary Kay (Chris) Mallen, Tim (Maria), and the late John (Linda); dear stepfather of Mary (Randy) Johnson, Nancy (Dave) Huber, Peg (Glenn) Siegele, Bob McDonough, and Molly (Tim) Simmermon; cherished grandfather and great grandfather of many; fond brother of Paul (Sandy), Marie Therese, Ralph (Mary), and the late Joseph. Funeral service will be held privately at Simkins Funeral Home 6251 Dempster St. Morton Grove, IL 60053 Saturday, September 19th at 8:30 a.m., followed by a visitation open to the public from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Interment All Saints Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Martha Church 8523 Georgiana Ave. Morton Grove, IL 60053 appreciated. (847) 965-2500

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
September 19, 2020

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Simkins Funeral Home
6251 Dempster St
Morton Grove, IL 60053-2818

Funeral Service
Saturday
September 19, 2020

11:00 AM
Simkins Funeral Home
6251 Dempster St
Morton Grove, IL 60053-2818

Donations

St. Martha Church
8523 Georgiana Ave. Morton Grove, IL 60053,
Tel: (847) 965-0262

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