August 14th, 2018 12:23 PM
Father Jordan McGrath, O.P. died peacefully On Aug. 5, 2018 at Resurrection Life Center, five weeks shy of his 87th birthday.
August 14th, 2018 12:21 PM
Rev. John J. Powers, 93, died on Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. Born on May 15, 1925 in Chicago, Fr. Powers attended St. Robert Bellarmine School and Quigley Preparatory Seminar.
Charles J. "Butch" Novak, 61, of River Forest died on Aug. 8, 2018. He was the proud owner of Villager Foods in Oak Park.
August 14th, 2018 12:19 PM
Dr. Joseph E.G. Williams, 67, of Charleston, Illinois, died on Aug. 7, 2018. Born in Providence, Rhode Island on August 28, 1950, he is survived by his wife, Dr. Mary Pat (Hegarty) Williams, a former Oak Park resident.
August 7th, 2018 11:47 AM
Marsha Ann Robinet, 49, a 16-year resident of Forest Park and a former 33-year resident of Oak Park, died on July 26, 2018 at Rush University Medical Center.
August 7th, 2018 11:45 AM
James A. "Jimmy" Dooley, 22, died on Aug. 4, 2018, after a brief but heroic battle with a neurological illness. Born in Chicago, Jimmy and his family moved to River Forest in 2001, living in the Dooley home that has been in the family since 1909.
August 7th, 2018 11:44 AM
Jacqueline "Jackie" M. Silveri, 80, of River Forest, died on July 25, 2018 at Kindred Hospital in Northlake. She received her B.A. in History at Dominican University and served on the Board of Trustees from 2001-2009.
August 7th, 2018 11:42 AM
John Emmett Schejbal, 77, of Eddyville, Kentucky, formerly of Brookfield and Oak Park, died on July 12, 2018 at his home. Born on Aug. 16, 1940 to James and Theodata (nee Monahan) Schejbal of Oak Park, he attended Fenwick High School and later started to work for Coca Cola.
July 31st, 2018 11:00 AM
Francis Edmund "Ed" Powers, 74, of Bartlett, formerly of Oak Park, died on July 23, 2018. Born on May 18, 1944 in Reading, Pennsylvania to Francis E. and Jessie E. (nee Wright) Powers, the family moved to Oak Park a few years later.
July 31st, 2018 10:58 AM
Edwin J. Rann, 91, of Northlake, formerly of Oak Park, died on July 27, 2018. He was a member of the Ascension Holy Name Bowling League, serving as secretary-treasurer, for 45 years.
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