Daniela Fernanda Medina, 17, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, at Lurie Children's Hospital in Chicago. She was born April 14, 1995, in Highland Park, and had recently been awarded her graduation certificate from Warren High School in Gurnee. Dani was an active member of the Most Blessed Trinity Parish in Waukegan, where she sang in the choir and was a member of the community within the church called Sebradores. She was a volunteer and received an award from the Gurnee Park District and was a member of the Avanza Club at her school. Surviving are her parents, Dagoberto and Emilia Medina and brothers, Berto and Diego, all of Waukegan; and her grandmothers, Maria Medina and Emilia Rulz. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4, at the Most Blessed Trinity Parish, Holy Family Site, 450 Keller Ave., Waukegan. Interment will follow at Lakeside Cemetery in Libertyville. Visitation will be from noon until 9 p.m. on Monday, at the Burnett-Dane Funeral Home Ltd., 120 W. Park Ave. (Route 176, one block west of Milwaukee Ave.), Libertyville, and from 9 a.m. until the time of the Mass at the church on Tuesday. For information, 847-362-3009 or please sign the guest book at www.burnettdane.com.
—Burnett-Dane Funeral Home provided this information.