|Birth: ||Jan. 21, 1940|
|Death: ||Dec. 16, 1993|
Wakenight was born Jan. 21, 1940, in Dixon, son of Raymond and Ethel (Johnson) Wakenight. He was a graduate of Rock Falls High School. On Jan. 19, 1940 (note wrong date), he married Rita Aldous in Sterling. He had been employed at Northwestern Steel and Wire Co., Sterling, where he worked in the conditioning yard of the 24" mill until retiring in January of this year.
Wakenight was a avid gardener, and enjoyed many other things that kept him busy.
He is survived by his wife; daughters, Sonya Alden of Rock Falls, Sheila Hendrix of Sterling, Donna Wakenight, Patty Ohnen, Jennifer Wakenight, and JoAnne Wakenight all of Prophetstown; sons, Donald J. and Raymond E. Wakenight, both of Prophetstown; a grandson; his mother, Ethel Quinn of Sterling; his father of Galt; and sisters, Linda Welker of Milledgeville.
Created by: Sharon Strow
Record added: Jun 22, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8965833
Rest in peace Mr. Wakenight.|
Added: Jan. 27, 2013
Always in our Hearts and Memories.|
Added: Dec. 2, 2012
Mat your memory forever live on in our families history. R.I.P.|
Added: Jun. 22, 2004