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Louise C. Pogue

Published: Saturday, April 26, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST

AURORA – Louise C. Pogue, 90, of Aurora, died Thursday, April 24, 2014, at Alden Courts Care Center in Aurora. She taught at various schools, including English at Dixon High School, retiring after 22 years.

Louise was born Dec. 29, 1923, in Monmouth, the daughter of Thomas and Grace (Cobb) Shimmin. She married Max Rankin Pogue on Dec. 23, 1945, in Roseville. He preceded her in death.

Survivors include three sons, Philip Max (Carol) of Aurora, Thomas Earl of Macomb, and Garrett Dirk (Vicky) of Mundelein; four granddaughters; one grandson; and six great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday and the funeral at 11 a.m. Monday at Banks & Beals Funeral Home in Stronghurst. Burial will be at Walnut Grove Cemetery in Media.

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