Donald F. "Duckie"
Age 80, at rest March 3, 2009 at his late residence with his family by his side.
Survived by his cousin Gene H. (Barbara) Finney, Aleta (Mick) Pavnica; and sons, Brent (Patricia) Finney; and daughter, Betty Rostan; and numerous friends.
Preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Hildur (nee Polson) Boseo.
Donald graduated from St. Patrick's Grade School, Joliet Township High Schools and Joliet Junior College. He played Minor League Baseball with the Red Sox and White Sox. Donald served in the Army during the Korean War. He is a member of the Old Timers Baseball Association, Lockport Moose Lodge #1557, American Legion Post #5 and Caterpillar Retired Engineers. Don had a lifelong love of Bridge and had achieved the status of Bronze Life Master he primarily played with the Joliet/New Lenox Duplicate Bridge Club. His favorite partner and life long friend was Bobby Hayes.
Donations to Joliet Area Community Hospice in Donald's name would be appreciated. Tezak's Home to Celebrate Life, 1211 Plainfield Rd. Joliet, IL, 815-722-0524.
Services will be held on Thursday March 5 at 11AM.
Visitation will be held on Thursday from10 until time of service.
Interment will be at Oakwood Cemetery.