Joseph P DaPratoSeptember 26, 1947 ~ February 10, 2013 (age 65)
Joseph P. DaPrato, age 65 of Huntley passed away Sunday, February 10, 2013 at his home surrounded by family and friends.
He was born September 26, 1947 in Chicago, son of Joseph and Josephine (Menconi) DaPrato.
Joseph served his country in the US Air Force during the Vietnam War. He graduated from University of Southern Indiana in Evansville with a business degree and worked in marketing in the manufacturing sector. Joseph was proud of his heritage and enjoyed cooking up hearty Italian dinners, breads and quiche. He also loved traveling especially spending time on the beaches in Mexico. He was also an avid White Sox fan. He will be greatly missed by all those whose lives he touched.
He is survived by his wife, Peggy (Lochbihler); daughters Tina and Jolin of Geneva and Christy of California; son-in-law Joseph Williams; grandchildren Joey, Josie, Christina, Tony, Aidan, Ian, Abby, Jimmy, Arlo and Elliot; sisters Joanne (Ron) Smith of Huntley and Linda (Giovanni) Indelicato of LaFox; Peggy’s children Kevin (Kim) Kotnour, Katie (Tony) Spadaro, Kristen (Tom) Hollinden and Kimberly (Sam) Montiel; nieces Kim, Brenda, Tanya (Pete) and Victoria (Jason); and many dear friends.
Joseph was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 10:00 am at Malone Funeral Home, 324 East State Street (Rt. 38), Geneva with Father Bernard Schaefer officiating.
Burial will follow at St Michael the Archangel Cemetery in Palatine.
Visitation will be held Friday, February 15 from 3:00-8:00 pm at Malone Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers memorials to the Wounded Warrior Project P.O. Box 758517 Topeka, Kansas 66675 would be appreciated.
For information call 630-232-8233