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Henry James Alberico Sr.

Published: Monday, March 18, 2013 10:07 a.m. CDT

WILMINGTON, Ill. — Mr. Henry James “Hank” Alberico Sr., 86, of Wilmington, passed away Thursday morning March 14, 2013, at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee.

Hank honorably served in the United States Navy.

The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, March 18, at the First United Methodist Church, 401 East Kahler Road in Wilmington.

Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 19, at the church. Rev. H. Jae Lee will officiate.

Burial with full military honors will be at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood.

Hank’s grandchildren Jason Madl, Kate Madl, Jeffrey Madl, Allison Madl, Christopher Alberico, Katie Alberico and Liz Alberico will serve as pallbearers.

Preferred memorials may be made as gifts in Hank’s memory to the Wounded Warrior Project, 230 W Monroe Street, Suite 200, Chicago, Ill., 60606 ( or to the First United Methodist Church, 401 East Kahler Road, Wilmington, Ill., 60481.

Friends may sign the online guestbook or send private condolences to the family by logging onto

Funeral services and arrangements have been made under the direction and care of Matthew R. Baskerville, CFSP. For more information, call (815) 476-2181.

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