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OBITUARIES:  (published May 23, 2019)

Scott M. Clark
Scott M. Clark, 63, of Uvalde, Texas, formerly of Hinsdale, passed away May 10, 2019 at his home.
   He was born in Chicago in 1956. He attended Hinsdale Central High School and Southern Methodist University, where he received his bachelor’s in finance.
   He began his career in the reinsurance industry with Guy Carpenter & Co., and later retired from Aon Re Inc. where he served as a managing director and executive vice president.
   He was preceded in death by his father, Goodwin Clark Jr. of Hinsdale.
Scott is survived by his wife of 38 years, Derbigny Murrell Clark; his son, Goodwin Murrell Clark; his daughter, Laura Derbigny (Kenneth Nolan) Miller; his two grandchildren, Isabella Derbigny Stephenson and Finn Nolan Miller; his mother, Marilyn Haselswerdt Clark; and his two brothers, Douglas Goodwin Clark and Brian James Clark.
   A private family memorial service was held at Union Church of Hinsdale.
   In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Paladin Community Services Inc., PO Box 55, Camp Wood, Texas 78833; South Texas CattleWomen online at; or Union Church of Hinsdale, 137 S. Garfield Ave., Hinsdale, IL 60521.

Christine M. Kneebone
Christine M. “Chris” Kneebone of Evansville, Ind., formerly of Hinsdale, died peacefully on May 19, 2019, surrounded by family at Crestridge Memory Care in Dodgeville, Wis., following a five-year battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. 
   Chris, 75, was born in 1944 in London, England, to Paul and Rebhahn. After World War II ended, the family moved to Baraboo, Wis., and eventually settled in Sextonville, Wis. Chris was a 1962 graduate of the Richland Center High School and married Philipp “Chuck” Kneebone of Madison on May 28, 1966. 
   She worked as a secretary in the placement office at University of Wisconsin-Platteville while helping her husband through college. They then moved to Hinsdale, where Chris was the executive secretary to the president and owner of Burrows Co. for 28 years. After retiring in 2000, she and Chuck moved to Stockbridge, Wis., and built their dream home on Lake Winnebago. They moved to Evansville in 2017 to be closer to family.
   Chris was a beautiful, loving, kind and talented woman. She loved to cook and sew, making many of her own clothes when she was younger. Friends and family would consult Chris for cooking and baking techniques, and every Christmas she would spend days making a variety of delicious cookies for friends and to send to her husband’s store for his employees to enjoy.    One of her favorite things to do was to shop for her nieces and nephews at Christmas, and she also looked forward to taking care of her two nephews, Kevin and Nick, while their parents attended a yearly convention.
   Chris was preceded in death by her parents; her father- and mother-in-law, Milton and Dorothy Kneebone; two sisters-in-law, Peggy Rebhahn and Susan Norsetter; and three brothers-in-law, Jack Kneebone, Bill Riley and Joe Beck.
   She is survived by her husband, Chuck; her siblings, Michael, Peter, Angela (Dan) Belken and Lesley (John) Houck; her brothers- and sisters-in-law, Ron (Marilyn) Kneebone, Sandy Riley, Judi (Bud) Arnold, Pat Roberts, Linda (Jerry) Reschke, Kathy Beck, Randy (Kathy) Kneebone, Rick (Marsha) Kneebone and Kathy Kneebone; and many nieces, nephews and friends.
   A visitation will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 30, at the Lulloff-Peterson-Houck Funeral Home, 126 Diagonal St., Dodgeville, Wis.
   The memorial service will follow at 2 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made online to the Alzheimer’s Association at or Agrace Hospice at
   Online condolences may be made at

Colette A. McNichols
Colette A. McNichols, nee Magner, 94, of Lombard died May 19, 2019.
Colette was a longtime resident of Oak Park and Lake Hinsdale Village in Willowbrook and a former member of Butterfield Country Club.
   She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank J. McNichols; and her son, John F. McNichols.
   She is survived by her children, Nancy (Peter) Newell, James (Candyss) McNichols, Mary (Tim) Lynch; her 11 grandchildren; and her 17 great-grandchildren.
   Visitation is at 8:45 today, May 23, at St. John of the Cross Church, 5005 S. Wolf Road, Western Springs.
   A funeral Mass will follow at the church at 9:45 a.m.
   Entombment is private at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.
   In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Fenwick High School, 505 Washington Blvd. Oak Park, IL 60302.
   Sullivan Funeral Home in Hinsdale handled the arrangements.



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