Desmond Emile   du Mont
Desmond Emile du Mont

April 26, 1930 - September 8, 2018
Born in Kingston, Jamaica
Resided in Phoenix, Arizona


Our beloved Desmond Emile du Mont, age, 88, of Litchfield Park, Arizona, St. Petersburg, Florida, St.Charles and Chicago, Illinois, passed away on Saturday, September 8, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona. He was born in Kingston, Jamaica on April 26, 1930 to Bernhard Vincent Emile du Mont and Jessie Agnes Hall. Desmond valued family; he enjoyed family gatherings and spending time with grandchildren. He had a special bond with all of the grandchildren and great-children in his life who lovingly called him “Pa”. Desmond will be remembered for his great sense of humor. He was a cheerful, happy soul. He will be forever missed.
Those left to mourn his passing include his beloved children, Liz (Ed) Stefan, Pat (Dennis) Johnson, Manny (Peg) du Mont, Tete (Mark) Klugiewicz; brother, David (Mary) du Mont; 13 Grandchildren; 10 Great-grandchildren who brought him so much joy; Other survivors include numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Desmond was preceded by his beloved wife Marta M. (nee Sabio) du Mont; brothers Emil and Billy; Sister Yvonne; parents Bernhard and Jessie du Mont, all to be reunited in Heaven.
At Mr. du Mont’s request, cremation will take place. A Catholic Mass will be held on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 10:30AM at St. John Neumann Catholic Church in St. Charles, IL, immediately followed by a luncheon. Committal and inurnment of his cremated remains will then follow at St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine, Illinois
Service arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home, 9925 W. Thomas Rd., Avondale, AZ 85392. 623-936-1710

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Salvation Army in Desmond du Mont's name.



Memorial Mass
St. John Neumann Catholic Church
2900 E. Main Street
St. Charles , Illinois 60174
Saturday, December 8, 2018
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM