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James F. Kakarakis died on April 17, 2013. Survived by his wife of 54 years, Colleen; he was the proud parent of Jim and Caroline and special uncle to many nieces and nephews. He graduated from Northwestern University with a degree in political science where he was a member of the Delta Upsilon fraternity. During WWII, he served in the U.S. Air Force 339th Fighter Group in England and France. His business career in advertising included stints with LIFE and McCall's magazine and 30 years at C.V. Mosby Company, publisher of medical journals. He had a lifelong passion for following the stock market, playing the piano and cheering Northwestern football. Private graveside service has been held at Elmwood Cemetery.
Published in Chicago Tribune on Apr. 23, 2013
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