|Birth: ||Nov. 14, 1990|
Saint Petersburg Federal City, Russia
|Death: ||Oct. 5, 2009|
Gregory M. Hoctor, age 18, a 15 year resident of Wheaton, IL, died Monday, Oct. 5, at Central DuPage Hospital, Winfield, IL, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. He was born Nov. 15, 1990 in St. Petersburg, Russia, loving son of Dan and Darlene Hoctor; brother of Sarah Hoctor, Patrick (Ruthie) Hoctor and Katia Hoctor; grandson of Richard Westendorf and the late Dorothy Westendorf and the late Edward and Lillian Hoctor; fond uncle of Savannah and Isabella; nephew and cousin to many. Visitation Monday, 4 to 8 p.m. at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville. Services will begin Tuesday, 9:45 a.m. from the funeral home and will proceed to a 10:30 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 1500 Brookdale Rd., Naperville. Interment: Assumption Cemetery, Wheaton, IL. In lieu of flowers, Memorials can be made to: Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network`, www.giftofhope.org, Greg was an organ donor. For info., (630)355-0213.
Published in Chicago Tribune on October 9, 2009
WHEATON, Ill. – Officers and detectives of the Wheaton Police Department have cleared by arrest an investigation into the fatal automobile crash that occurred on October 5, 2009. The crash occurred at approximately 3:30 a.m. on October 5, 2009 on Durfee Road just west of Seneca Drive in Wheaton, IL. The preliminary investigation found that a 1998 Volkswagen GTI left the roadway and crashed into a tree. Mr. Gregory Hoctor (male, 18 years of age, of Wheaton) was found unconscious inside the vehicle. Mr. Hoctor was treated by paramedics and transported to Central DuPage Hospital. Mr. Hoctor died at approximately 5:10 p.m. on October 5, 2009.
Traffic Unit Officers along with detectives initiated a lengthy and detailed follow-up investigation into the crash. Evidence from the crash was analyzed and all potential witnesses were interviewed. The investigation revealed that the victim Mr. Gregory Hoctor
was not the driver of the vehicle at the time of the crash. Detectives reviewed the case investigation with the DuPage County State's Attorney's Office.
On December 19, 2011, a warrant was issued in DuPage County Court for the arrest of Kevin A. McCartney (male, 21 years of age, of Carbondale, IL). Suspect McCartney was arrested by Wheaton Police Detectives on December 20, 2011. Suspect McCartney was booked at the Wheaton Police Department for leaving the scene of an accident involving personal injury or death in violation of Chapter 625 section 5/11-401 (B) of the Illinois Compiled Statutes. Bond was set at 350,000 dollars (10% applies). Suspect McCartney will be transferred to the DuPage County Jail.
December 20, 2011
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