[2] Obituaries

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Constance Fylpaa Corrales

Memorial services for Constance Fylpaa Corrales, 51, of Palatine, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, at Smith-Corcoran Funeral Home, 185 E. Northwest Hwy., Palatine.

Mrs. Corrales, who was born Nov. 29, 1943, in Long Beach, Cal., died Thursday, March 6, 1997, at home. Burial will be private.

She enjoyed a long, distinguished career as a business developer and strategic marketing innovator and planner. As founder of Direction Personnel, she brought her considerable skills for creative vision leading to full implementation to a number of enterprises in the fields of residential and commercial real estate development, personal products and cosmetics, the hospitality industry and business staffing.

Survivors include her father, John W. (Margie) Fylpaa Sr.; her children, Constance Ashley Corralos and Austin Corralos; her brother, John W. (Caroline) Fylpaa; her sister, Stephanie Fylpaa Asher; and her nieces and nephews, Hilary Asher, Erik Asher, Croix Fylpaa and Cove Fylpaa.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Grace M. Fylpaa.

Memorial contributions to Breast Cancer Research, c/o Smith-Corcoran Funeral Home, would be appreciated.

For information, (847) 359-8020.

Jerrald L. Daugherty

Funeral services for Jerrald L. Daugherty, 64, a 33-year resident of Palatine, will be held at 2:30 p.m. today at First United Methodist Church, 123 N. Plum Grove Road, Palatine.

Born in Steuben, Wis., Aug. 21, 1932, Mr. Daugherty died at home, March 7, 1997. Burial will be private in Benton P.M. Cemetery, Benton, Wis.

After attending high school in the Panama Canal Zone from 1945 to 1950, Mr. Daugherty served in the United States Army from 1953 to 1955, during the Korean War. He obtained his bachelor of science degree from the University of Wisconsin, Platteville in 1957 and went on to Indiana University to get his master's degree in 1963. He was one of several chemistry teachers from around the country chosen by the National Science Foundation for this program. He continued graduate work in chemistry at various colleges and universities including: IIT, Knox, Hope, and Northern Illinois University.

Mr. Daugherty taught and coached football and basketball at both Hanover High School, Hanover, from 1957 to 1959, and at Lancaster High School, Lancaster, Wis. from 1959 to 1961. He taught and coached football at Maine East High School in Park Ridge from 1961 to 1987. He was also active in Maine Teachers' Association.

He was a member of the Palatine Jaycess, an original member of the Y's Men's Club and a participant in the fund-raising efforts for Beuhler YMCA, a member of Indian Guides and Indian Princess programs, Buehler YMCA, coach of a Celtic Soccer team for Palatine Park District for seven years; active member of the First United Methodist Church of Palatine, serving on many boards and committees including Early Childhood and MOD, Education Commission, Administrative Board, and also working with PADS. He was an usher for many years and assisted with the weekly newsletter mailings. He was also a member of Palatine High School VIP's.

Survivors include his wife, Kathryn L. Daugherty of Palatine; his daughters, Jane (Dan) Runkle of Picayune, Miss. and Laura (Todd) McConkey of Geneva; his son, Dan (Amy) of Muncie, Ind.; his grandchildren, Ethan and Paige McConkey and Sarah Kay Runkle; and his brothers Ishmael (Virginia) of Beloit, Wis., Reginald (Mavis) of Beloit, Wis., Dennis (the late Arlene) of Graham, Wash., Vincent (Deanna) of South Beloit, Ill., and Douglas (Connie) Zimmerman of Fort Atkinson, Wis. He was preceded in death by his parents, Laurence and Thelma Daugherty.

Visitation was from 3 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Ahlgrim & Sons Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Hwy., Palatine. He will lie in state at the church from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. today.

Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church of Palatine, or to the Great Commission Ministries, 870 High Street, Worthington, Ohio 43085. …