|Birth: ||Jul. 7, 1939|
|Death: ||Oct. 18, 2005|
Barry A. Scoggin, age 66, of Geneva, IL, formerly of Montgomery, IL, died suddenly Tuesday, October 18, 2005 at his residence.
He was born July 7, 1939 in Ottawa, IL the son of the late Charles P. and Marianne (nee Grunwald) Scoggin.
He was a graduate of North Central College in Naperville, IL. Prior to his retirement in 1994, he was employed as a mechanical engineer at Caterpillar in Aurora, IL.
He was a member of the Fox Valley Presbyterian Church in Geneva, IL, where he was active in the choir. He was a member of the Worldwide Marriage Encounter and a previous member of St. Charles Singles. He was an avid collector of antique toys, trains and automobiles. For many years he volunteered at Hesed House in Aurora, IL, the Tillers in in Oswego, IL and other homeless shelters in the area.
He is survived by his wife Marianne (nee Hels); a daughter, Andrea (Michael) Torrey of Somonauk, IL; a son, Paul (Sylvia) Scoggin of Montgomery, IL; step daughter, Francie (Timothy) Sheahan of St. Charles, IL; six grandchildren, Chantelle Torrey, Cole and Cameron Scoggin, Leannah, Timothy, Jr. and Keara Sheahan; and the mother of his children, Georgia Scoggin of Yorkville, IL. He was preceded in death by his parents; and an infant daughter, Jennifer Scoggin.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 22, 2005 at 11:00 A.M. at the Fox Valley Presbyterian Church, 227 East Side Drive, Geneva, IL.
Cremation was accorded the wishes of the deceased followed by a graveside service on October 29, 2005 at 11:00 A.M. at the Millington-Newark Cemetery in Millington, IL.
He was a generous contributor to various charitable groups and casues over the years. Memorials may be directed to Hesed House, 659 S. River St., Aurora, IL 60504.
Arrangements were entrused to the McKEOWN-DUNN FUNERAL HOME, LTD & CREMATION SERVICE, 210 S. Madison St., in Oswego, IL for additional information 630/554-3888.
Millington Newark Cemetery
Created by: James Seidelman
Record added: Dec 28, 2005
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