Mrs. Donna R. Rodeghero

  • Born: August 22, 1930
  • Died: September 9, 2017
  • Location: Lockport, Illinois

Goodale Memorial Chapel

912 Hamilton St
P.O. Box 212
Lockport, IL 60441

Tel. (815) 838-1533

Tribute & Message From The Family


Donna R. Rodeghero (Dickinson)
Age 87, a resident of Lockport, passed away on Saturday, September 9, 2017 after 14 years of a courageous battle with Alzheimer's disease. Beloved wife of 68 years to William Rodeghero; loving mother of the Very Rev. Jeffery Rodeghero, and the late Dale (Janet) Rodeghero; cherished grandmother of Rachel (Bill) Nichols, Jessica Burke, and Sarah Dale Rodeghero; and great-grandmother of Kylie, Georgie, Tommy, Dewey, Billy, and Nate; also survived by numerous treasured nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents Ernest and Louise Dickinson (Sandaford); siblings: Ernest Dickinson, Pearl (late Richard) Rodeghero, and Thomas (late Donna) Dickinson. The family would like to extend a heartfelt Thank-You to Donna's caregiver Salomeja Ringiene, and Apex Hospice for their dedicated aid and support. Donna was the former secretary for Lockport Special Education, St. Joseph Parish in Lockport, and Argonne National Laboratory. She was past President of the PTA at Taft Elementary School, and part Owner of Industrial Paint Company M.E.N. Donna enjoyed bowling, dancing, and traveling with her husband. The family will receive friends at St. Dennis Catholic Church, 1214 S. Hamilton St., Lockport, IL 60441, on Saturday, September 16, 2017 from 10:00 AM until time of Funeral Mass at 11:00 AM. Interment to follow at Lockport City Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the American Alzheimer's Association, www.alz.org. would be appreciated. Info www.goodalememorialchapel.com or 815-838-1533


Condolence & Memory Journal

My sincere condolences to your family for the loss of your love one. Please know that God is near to give you the strength to endure and may you take comfort in God's promise that he will bring back those we have lost in death-John 5:25-29.

Posted by Z LaGrone    September 16, 2017

Dear Bill,
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Donna always had that beautiful smile and a happy personality. May she rest in Peace.
.Judy Rodeghiero Martis

Posted by Judy Martis - Lockport, IL. 60441   September 14, 2017

On behalf of Jeff's classmates, I send our love and prayer to the family, on the passing of one so dear. We hold you extra close in these times of loss.

Posted by John Dzak - Deerfield, IL   September 13, 2017