EL PASO - Shefki Emini, 70, of 200 N. Fayette, El Paso, died at 10 a.m. Monday (Feb. 20, 2006) as the result of a motor vehicle accident on Illinois 116 ½ mile east of Illinois 117 near Roanoke.
A funeral service will be Friday in Macedonia. Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Ahlgrim Funeral Home, 330 W. Golf Road, Schaumburg. Burial will be in Teqe Mahall Cemetery, Macedonia.
Shefki was born March 30, 1935, in Macedonia, a son of Emin and Sultana Ukia Emini. He married Zize Asani in Macedonia. She survives.
Other survivors include his children, Basri Emini, El Paso; Zylfiju Emini, Gibson City; Refik Emini, Streamwood; Emin Emini, Yorkville; Ilmi Emini, Nukije Jusfi and Zylfi Emini, all of Macedonia; one sister, Veka Asani, Macedonia; 22 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Shefki was the co-owner of the Range Restaurant in El Paso and the Park in Bloomington.