Dolores Crest
January 10, 1933 - July 4, 2009
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Dolores “Dee” Crest, 76, of Aurora, passed away Saturday, July 04, 2009. She was born on January 10, 1933 in Aurora, the daughter of the late Carl and Elizabeth (Thompson) Donnan.

She is survived by her children, Michael (Elaine) Doran and Laura (Richard) Sorensen; grandchildren, Anthony Doran, Samuel and Lucas Sorensen, Jennifer (Aaron) Hayden; sister, Shirley (Elmer) Hershberger and “special daughter”, Rebecca Keldie.

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Carl Donnan.

Dee was a realtor in Aurora for over 30 years. She founded the organization Dee’s Kids which she collected donations for Christmas gifts for unfortunate and deprived children. Dee also volunteered as a crisis counselor for battered and abused women.

Everyone, whom Dee came in contact with, became a member of her extended family.

Visitation will be held on Monday July 6, 2009 from 3 PM – 8 PM at The Healy Chapel, 332 W. Downer Pl., Aurora, IL 60506. Funeral services will be held at 10 AM on Tuesday, July 7, 2009 at the chapel. Burial will take place at Lincoln Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Passages Hospice, 134 N. McLean Blvd., Elgin, IL 60123 or any child organization.

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Monday July 6, 2009, 3 PM - 8 PM at The Healy Chapel
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Funeral Service

Tuesday July 7, 2009 at The Healy Chapel
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