Augustine H. "Stene" Banks, Jr.

Obituary for Augustine H. "Stene" Banks, Jr.

October 12, 1954 - February 22, 2019
Aurora, Illinois | Age 64


Augustine "Stene" H. Banks, Jr.,64 of Aurora, passed away Friday February 22, 2019 at his home after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born October 12, 1954 in Aurora, IL the son of the late Augustine and Dorothy (Foster) Banks.

Stene attended East Aurora public schools and served his country with U.S. Army. He was employed at the St. Charles Illinois Schools for Boys until his retirement in 2008. He enjoyed good food and the company of family and friends. He was devoted to his church, and his faith never wavered during his illness.

Augustine is survived by his wife, Gloria (Gilbert)) Banks; his nine step children; his four brothers, Rufus (Brenda) Banks, Ronnell Banks, Darryl Banks, and Vincent (Mary) Banks; his sisters, Constance Anderson, Cynethia Moore; his many grandchildren and family members and friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his two sisters, Valeria Banks and Audria Banks; his brother, Tracey Banks.

Visitation will be held Friday 4-8 PM at our Aurora Chapel. Funeral services will be held Saturday 11:00 a.m. March 2, 2019 at Trinity Chapel Church of God in Christ, 404 Lathem St., Batavia, IL 60510. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at the church. Interment will take place at River Hills Memorial Park. Arrangements by The Healy Chapel, 332 W. Downer Pl., Aurora, IL. For further information please call (630) 897-9291 or visit our website at to sign the online guestbook.

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