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Eleanor Bianca Rooney

April 24, 1926 - October 12, 2017

    October 16, 2017 | 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
  • St. Patrick Crane Road Church 6N487 Crane Road St. Charles
  • October 16, 2017 | 10:30 A.M.
  • St. Patrick Crane Road Church
  • Burial Location





Eleanor Bianca Rooney 91, of St. Charles, died Thursday, October 12, 2017 at Michealson Health Center, Batavia.

She was born April 24, 1926 in West New York, New York. The daughter of the late Carl F. and Eleanor Auf der Heide.


Mrs. Rooney is survived by four children, Nola Rooney of Novi, Michigan, Barbara & Frank Rooney- Macknica of Chicago, Kim and Marc Rooney- Angelillo of Seattle, Washington and Robert and Heather Rooney of St. Charles. Eight Grandchildren, Melissa (Greg) Peterson, Steven Parsons, Josh (Irene) Jones, Lauren (David) Fitchett, Reese and Riley Rooney and Sophia and Nick Angelillo. Four great grandchildren and ten nieces and nephews. A sister, Janet (George) Sella of Newton, New Jersey.


She was preceded in death by her parents, her son, Peter Carl Rooney, a sister, Marilyn and Warren Gerleit and her husband Peter James Rooney.


Visitation will be held Monday from 9:30 A.M. to 10:30 A.M. at St. Patrick Crane Road Church St. Charles. Funeral Mass will follow at 11:00 A.M. Interment will be private at Prairie Cemetery, St. Charles.


To leave an online condolence for the family, visit the funeral homes obituary page at For more information, please call Yurs Funeral Home of St. Charles, 630-584-0060.


Marie Villeneuve from Penfield, NY

"Wishing you peace and comfort during your time of sorrow."

Paul and Nancy Stepusin from Reunion, FL

"Sending love and hugs to you and your family. So happy to have seen her recently. We pray: "In your hands, O Lord, we humbly entrust our brothers and sisters. In this life you embraced them with your tender love; deliver them now from every evil and bid them eternal rest.The old order has passed away: welcome them into paradise, where there will be no sorrow, no weeping or pain, but fullness of peace and joy with your Son and the Holy Spirit forever and ever." Amen"

vohny from st charles, IL

"Norie is so missed already - her talents, fabulous sense of humor, and kindness. We'll hold her in our hearts forever."

Ashley and Joel Barhamand from New York, NY

"Sending love and warmth during this time."

Anne Mc Manus from Saint Charles, IL

"Those we hold in our hearts never truly leave us.. They live on in the kindnesses they showed, the comfort they shared and the love they brought into our lives. Thinking of you at this sad time.Anne Mc Manus"

Nancy Hayhurst from Geneva, IL

"So sorry for your loss. You have a wonderful family and Eleanor was a very talented, beautiful woman. Please know you all are in my prayers."

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