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 Gena Virginia <I>Beggi</I> Diuguid

Gena Virginia Beggi Diuguid

Racine, Racine County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 5 May 2013 (aged 90)
Royalton, Franklin County, Illinois, USA
Burial Royalton, Franklin County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 110179293 · View Source
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ROYALTON - Gena Virginia (Beggi) Diuguid, 90, passed away at 1:50 p.m. Sunday, May 5, 2013, at her home with her loving family at her side.

Gena was born Jan. 10, 1923, in Racine, Wis., to John and Cecilia (Monari) Beggi.

She married Charles Jennings Diuguid June 15, 1940, in St. Charles, Mo., and he preceded her in death Feb. 2, 1994.

Survivors include three daughters and a son-in-law, Barbara and Bill Young and Nancy Diuguid, all of Royalton, and Julie Slomka of Sesser; son and daughter-in-law, Charles and Kim Diuguid of Royalton; six grandchildren, Steve (Kathy) Young, Jared Diuguid, Adam and Bradley Ogden and Karli and Jesse Slomka; nine great-grandchildren, Derek, Kyle and Steven Anderson, Amanda Kronsbein and Whitney, Dylan, Daphne, Tiffany and Evan Young; four great-great-grandchildren, Aleigha, Emma, Olivia and Kegan Kronsbein.

She also was preceded in death by her parents; two daughters, Sharon Potocki and Charlene Ogden; two grandchildren, Justin Diuguid and Gena Anderson; and a brother, James Beggi.

Mrs. Diuguid was a homemaker and member of Royalton First Baptist Church.

Services will be at 11 a.m., Wednesday, May 8, in Miners Cemetery, east of Royalton, with Brother Ron Knox officiating. Family and friends are asked to gather at the cemetery prior to the time of services.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in memory of Mrs. Diuguid are suggested to Royalton First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 295, Royalton, IL 62983.

Vantrease Funeral Homes, Inc. of Zeigler and Royalton is in charge of arrangements.

Visit for more information and to sign the online register book.

Published in The Southern Illinoisan from May 6 to May 7, 2013

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