Wayne Belanger

March 25, 1947 ~ September 4, 2018 (age 71)

Wayne Belanger, 71, of Hillsboro, IL, passed away on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 11:44 p.m. at Hillsboro Area Hospital, Hillsboro, IL. Cremation rites were accorded.  A memorial service was held in Chicago, IL.

Mr. Belanger was born on March 25, 1947, in Chicago, IL to Henry and Doris (Schultz) Belanger. Henry proceded in death, and Doris survives in Las Vegas, NV. Mr. Belanger attended Willowbrook High School in Villa Park, IL. He obtained his Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing at Loyola University Chicago, and a Master's Degree in Nursing at St. Xavier, Chicago, IL. He worked as a RN Clinical Nurse Specialist at Hones V.A. Hospital, Hines, IL for 30 years. Mr. Belanger married Linda Senkerik on September 1, 1974, Chicago, IL. She survives in Hillsboro, IL. Mr. Belanger was a member of the City of Hillsboro Natural Resource Committee for Parks and Recreation, Imagine Hillsboro, Bremmer Sanctuary, and Meals on Wheels. He loved to be outdoors and hiking, loved to read, history and music, loved to chop wood and make fires, exercise, and collect axes. 

Mr. Belanger is also survived by his child, Carrie Ann Belanger, Big Sur, CA; two brothers, Allen Belanger, Dale Belanger; and one sister, Marsha Gonzalez.

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