THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Dennis H. Saunders
Dennis H. Saunders, 74, of Homestead passed away Tuesday, June 17, doing what he enjoyed most, driving his bright blue trike motorcycle on a sunny day. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. and worked many jobs, but mostly enjoyed his security position job at Amoco Oil in Chicago.
In August of 2013, fulfilling his dream, he traveled west to spend time with his son and family and treasured the time spent there.
He is survived by his wife, Karen; a son, Harry Saunders, Troy, Mont.; five grandchildren; his grandchildrens mother; three great-grandchildren; a step-son, Ric Stream; two step-grandchildren and sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Kathy and Joe Pluff.
Graveside services will be announced. Rev. Fr. Matt Settle will officiate and burial will be in the Aurora-Homestead Cemetery. Jacobs Lundholm Funeral Home of Florence ia assisting the family.