Obituary Listings

Charlotte Darlene DeRubeis

September 23, 1937 November 24, 2019
Charlotte Darlene  DeRubeis
There are condolences waiting approval on Charlotte's Tribute wall
Obituary for Charlotte Darlene DeRubeis

Charlotte Darlene DeRubeis, 82, of Toluca, passed away Sunday November 24, 2019, 11:30 pm at her home in Toluca.
Visitation will be Friday November 29, 2019 from 9:00 am to 10:45 am at Calvert-Johnson & Froelich Memorial Home, Toluca. A Memorial Mass will be held at 11:00am at St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Toluca, with the Franciscan Friars officiating. Inurnment will follow at St. Ann’s Cemetery, Toluca. Memorials may be made to the Toluca Ambulance Service.
Charlotte was born September 23, 1937 in Streator, IL to Wayne and Edna (Jaegle) Fife and step father, Spencer Folken She married Leonard DeRubeis on Mary 31, 1956 in Clovis, New Mexico. They renewed their vows on their 25th wedding anniversary. They shared a loving relationship for 63 years. He survives in Toluca.
Also surviving are her children, Terri (Mark) Taylor and Sherri (Keith) Gerdes, both of Toluca and Diane (Mark) Meacham of Danvers, three grandchildren, Angela (Greg) Hammes, Eric Meacham and Jake Arndt, four great-grandchildren, Baylee, Audrey, Gavin and Oresto, one sister, Sharon (Walt) Stroyeck, of Toluca and one brother, Greg (Sheila) Folken, of Bloomington.
Her parents, step father, an infant son, Mark DeRubeis, preceded her in death.
Charlotte attended St. Ann’s School and was a graduate of Toluca High School, Class of 1956.
She worked at Gene’s Electric in Toluca as a secretary and retired in 1972. She later went on to work at Bernardi’s Italian Foods and Monte Cassino Health Care.
Her great loves in life were to going fishing, camping, campfires, painting, crafts, and crocheting hats for the children of St. Jude. Above all things she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Her and Leonard enjoyed spending her winters as a snowbird with their many friends in Florida.

Previous Events





9:00 AM 11/29/2019 9:00:00 AM - 10:45 AM 11/29/2019 10:45:00 AM
Calvert Johnson & Froelich Memorial Homes - Toluca Chapel

116 N. Walnut Street
Toluca, IL 61369

Calvert Johnson & Froelich Memorial Homes - Toluca Chapel
116 N. Walnut Street Toluca 61369 IL
United States





11:00 AM 11/29/2019 11:00:00 AM - 11:50 AM 11/29/2019 11:50:00 AM
St. Ann's Catholic Church

311 W. Santa Fe
Toluca, IL 61369

St. Ann's Catholic Church
311 W. Santa Fe Toluca 61369 IL
United States

Cemetery Details


St. Ann's Catholic Cemetery Final Resting Place

Route 117 South
Toluca, IL 61369

Route 117 South Toluca 61369 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Toluca Ambulance Department

Toluca, IL

Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.