Renee L. East Posted: 2017-09-29 08:59:22

Renee L. East


Renee L. East, 48 of Huntley, passed away on Thursday morning, September 28, 2017 at Centegra Hospital in Huntley following a lengthy illness.

She was born October 11, 1968 in Alton, Illinois the daughter of Thomas and Marcia (Barry) East. She grew up in the northwest suburbs of Chicago and graduated from Buffalo Grove High School in 1986. In 2000, she moved to Huntley, where she raised her girls and worked in the home health care industry for many years. Renee enjoyed life to the fullest, she liked reading and loved the outdoors, swimming and rollerblading.

Renee is survived by her daughters, Reese and Gwendolyn LeVault, both of Huntley, her sisters, Kimberly A. Bennett of Cary and Michelle L. Bennett of Wonder Lake and her niece, Shayna R. Bennett of Huntley. She was preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation will be from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 1st at the DeFiore-Jorgensen Funeral & Cremation Service, 10763 Dundee Road, Huntley. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. and the family greet friends an hour prior on Monday, October 2nd at Journey Church, 10547 Faiths Way, Huntley. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Renee East Memorial Fund. For more information please call 847-515-8772 or online condolences can be directed to

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Kelly Garnett 2017-09-29 11:06:03

So sorry for such a deveststing loss. I have many fond memories of highschool with Renee.

Allen Anderson 2017-09-29 12:58:57

prayers for everyone

Shelley Wilson 2017-09-29 13:01:14

My deepest sympathy to all of you. Michelle and Shayna - sending hugs and wish I was there for you but I am in spirit. Sending prayers for all.

Rob and Laura Downs 2017-09-29 13:19:20

Gwen and Reese, we are so sorry that your Mom was called home to be with our Heavenly Father. You two are in our hearts and prayers.

Wendy Barrash 2017-09-30 15:28:40

I am so sorry to all of Renee's Family especially her 2 daughters Renee used to stop in to talk to me once a week I was a Casemanager, she was a wonderful, beautiful lady She would brag to me about her 2 beautiful girls. I am so sorry to hear this. Renee Rest in Peace????❤️????

Jackie Anderson-Randazzo 2017-09-30 23:30:02

I'm so sorry for your loss!

Cheryl Ritter 2017-10-01 12:55:06

God broke the mold we he made you. Love you miss you my dear friend. My heart is broken. God bless you and your family and all who loved you.....The world will not be the same without you. Rest in peace.