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William Paul Kane

March 4, 1935 ~ August 31, 2017 (age 82)
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William Paul Kane, 82, of Barrington, passed away peacefully Thursday, August 31, 2017. He was born March 4, 1935 in Swissvale, Pennsylvania, the son of Patrick and Agnes (nee Lacey) Kane.

Bill received his Bachelor’s degree from Penn State University where he also played football. Following college, he spent 4 years in the United States Air Force, separating as Captain. Bill retired from Allstate after over 30 years.

In addition to his loving wife of 57 years, Garnet, he is survived by his children, Sandra (John) Coloe, William (Lisa) Kane, Marci (Bruce) Grenda, Christopher (Lisa) Kane, and Thomas (Cindy) Kane; his ten grandchildren; and brothers, Joseph and Robert Kane.

He was preceded in death by his siblings, Eileen Campbell and Jack Kane.

The visitation will be held Sunday, September 3, 2017 from 3-7 p.m. at Davenport Family Funeral Home and Crematory, 149 W Main St. (Lake-Cook Rd) Barrington. Visiting will continue Tuesday, September 5, beginning at 10:00 a.m. with the funeral service beginning at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery, Barrington.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Bill’s memory to the Alzheimer’s Association by visiting

Charitable donations may be made to:

Alzheimer's Association, Greater Illinois Chapter
8430 W. Bryn Mawr, Suite 800, Chicago IL 60631

 Service Information

September 3, 2017

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Davenport Family Funeral Home and Crematory
149 W. Main St.
Barrington, IL 60010

Funeral Service
September 5, 2017

11:00 AM
Davenport Family Funeral Home and Crematory
149 W. Main St.
Barrington, IL 60010

September 5, 2017

12:00 PM
Evergreen Cemetery
610 South Dundee Avenue
Barrington, IL 60010

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