Andrew Joseph Applegate, 17
Services have been scheduled for Palatine resident Andrew Joseph Applegate, 17.
April 30, 1995 - June 28, 2012
Andrew Joseph Applegate
Andrew Joseph Applegate, age 17 of Palatine, died tragically while on a family vacation. Loving son of Bennett P. and Sheila nee Gibbons; special little brother of David, Bennett, Jr., Ryan and Colin; dear grandson of Marilyn Gibbons Denten (Raymond), the late David J. Gibbons and the late Thomas and Vivian Applegate; beloved nephew of David (Cathy) Gibbons, Kathleen Gibbons, Maureen (Dan) Chopp. Patricia (Lou) Bartoshesky, Barbara Jackson, Peggy (Bob) Marotta, Theresa Phillips,Tom Applegate, Marty Nagle, Susan (Brian) Manion and Mary (Ed) Feick; cousin of many; caring big brother to many Safe Families Foster Children; and friend of many in both the Palatine and St. Ignatius communities. Andrew finished his junior year at St. Ignatius College Prep where he was active in Football and Lacrosse. Andrew will be remembered by his family and friends as a loving, kind, caring , gentle, intelligent and witty young man.
Funeral Mass Saturday July 7, 11:30 a.m. at Holy Family Church, 2515 W. Palatine Road, Inverness. Interment All Saints Cemetery. Visitation Friday 3-9 p.m. at Holy Family Church.
In lieu of flowers Andrew's family has requested donations to The American Foundation for Prevention of Suicide,120 Wall Street, 29th Floor New York, NY 10005. www.asfp.org or Community Counseling Centers of Chicago (C4), 4740 N Clark St.,Chicago, IL 60640 www.c4chicago.org.