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April, 2000

from the Pioneer Press newspaper 27 April 2000
Margaret DeYoung
Margaret L. DeYoung, 82, of Millburn, died April 22 at her home.
Mrs. DeYoung was born Jan. 25, 1918 in Millburn, the daughter of the late Jess and Margaret (White) Denman and has been a life-long resident. After graduating Antioch High School in 1935, she attended DeKalb Teachers College and taught grade school in the Lake Villa and Gilmer school districts.
On June 9, 1945 she married Frank DeYoung in Millburn
After retiring from teaching, she was a volunteer at Victory Memorial Hospital and then at Victory Lakes Continuing Care Center. She was a 4-H leader for 11 years, and both worked and volunteered at the Lake County Fair for more than 40 years.
She was a life-long member of Millburn Congregational Church, a 50-year member of the choir, a founding member of MYLO, and superintendent and teacher for the Sunday School for many years.
She is survived by her husband, Frank; two sisters, Grace Kane of Libertyville and Alice Bauman of Lindenhurst; one brother-in-law, George DeYoung; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her brothers, Kenneth and Robert Denman.
Funeral services were held April 25 at Millburn Congregational Church, with Pastor Paul Meltzer officiating. Interment was in Millburn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials in her name may be made to A Safe Place or the Millburn Congregational Church. Funeral arrangements were handled by Strang Funeral Home of Antioch.
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