Martin McNamara

Martin McNamara, 79, of St. Charles, passed away peacefully on July 6, 2012.

Visitation will take place Thursday July 12, 4 to 7:30 p.m., with a wake service at 7:30 p.m., at Conley Funeral Home, 116 W. Pierce St., Elburn. A second visitation will take place Friday, July 13, 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. at the funeral home, with prayers concluding visitation. A funeral Mass celebrating Martin’s life will follow at 11 a.m. at St. Gall Catholic Church in Elburn. Rev. Timothy Seigel, pastor of the church, will officiate services.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established in Martin’s name to benefit his favorite charities. Checks may be made to the “Martin McNamara Memorial” and mailed in care of the McNamara Family, P.O. Box 66, Elburn, 60119. Tributes may also be forwarded to the same address or on the web at www.conleycare.com.