|Renee M. Barracca, age 54, of Galesburg, Illinois died at 8:49 PM on Sunday, February 3, 2013 at Methodist Medical Center in Peoria, Illinois.
She was born on March 1, 1958 in Hinsdale, Illinois the daughter of Frank J. and Betty J. Whalen Rubel. She married Joseph Barracca on November 22, 1980 in Chicago, Illinois.
He survives of Newark, Illinois.
Surviving are two children: Linda Barracca of Newark, Illinois and Joseph Barracca of Newark, Illinois; two grandchildren: Michelle and JoJo Kellen. Six brothers and sisters: Kathy (Ron) Curry of Austin, Texas; Mickey (and the late Robert) Krause of Oneida, Illinois; Bobby (Judy) Rubel of Marengo, Illinois; Judi (Tim) Tynski of Fort Myers, Florida; Jay (Mariann) Rubel of Willow Springs, Illinois; Jayne Visage of Decatur, Tennessee; special friend: Angie Nieft of Galesburg, Illinois. Many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents.
She was a homemaker most of her life. She worked as a dietary aid at St. Mary's Square for six years. She was of the Catholic Faith.
Cremation Rites will be accorded. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Homes in Knoxville, Illinois is in charge of arrangements. On-line condolences and sympathy cards may be sent through www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com