Adeline E. (Warner) MilneOctober 9, 1923 ~ December 17, 2017 (age 94)
Adeline E. Milne, 94, of Joliet, passed away peacefully on December 17, 2017 at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox with her family by her side. She was born on October 9, 1923 in Racine, WI, the daughter of William and Maude Warner. She married Stanley G. Milne of Clemenston, MN on November 24, 1945 and had 56 wonderful years together. She was a devoted wife and mother of six children: Sandy (John) Clark of Indio, CA, Linda (Fred) Madsen of Milwaukee, WI, Judy (Jim) Leslie of Indianapolis, IN, Gail (Joe) Scarcelli of Joliet, IL, Gordon (Cathy) Milne of Coal City, IL, and Betty Blottiaux of Joliet, IL.
Surviving are her six children, twelve grandchildren, thirty-six great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. She is preceded in death by her husband, Stanley (2002), two brothers and two sisters. Her hobbies included bowling, bingo, dancing, cooking, sewing, reading and spending time with her family and friends. She was a military wife and raised her family traveling across the US and Germany. She and her husband loved spending summers in Baudette, MN.
She most recently resided at Rock Run Place in Joliet since March of 2017, enjoying all the activities and weekly bus trips with her newfound friends. The family wished to thank the great staff at Rock Run Place for their compassionate care.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, December 23, 2017 at 10 a.m. at the Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home. Interment Woodlawn Memorial Park. Visitation Friday 4-8 p.m. and Saturday morning 9 a.m. until time of services.