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1955 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
SCHAUMBURG - John Ray Chinlund died on March 16, 2014, from complications of brain cancer.He was born Aug. 7, 1955 in Kewanee, IL to the late Julie and Charles Ray Chinlund. He is survived by his wife Alisa "Ali" Chinlund, and sisters Chris (Van) Hanover and Janice (Eric) Patterson.He was the valedictorian at Wethersfield High School; graduated summa cum laude from Augustana College and attended graduate school at the University of Iowa.He was a computer analyst who worked at Augustana College, Bantam Doubleday Dell, and Advocate Health Care for many years.He was a brilliant man, loved and respected by everyone who knew him.Pursuant to John's wishes, there will not be a funeral. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that anyone who wishes to make a donation to help defray the medical expenses and costs associated with his battle against cancer and death do so on his webpage, www.gofundme.com/helpjohnchinlund or send a check to BMO Harris Bank, 590 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg, IL 60193.The bank asks that checks are payable to John Chinlund (in his memory). Please include a note or write in the check's subject line (Medical & Memorial Fund for John) to assure donation is placed in the right bank account. Anyone can share memories, tributes & stories about John on www.gofundme.com/ helpjohnchinlund through the Facebook comment section at the bottom of the page or by clicking the link to contact the webpage administrator. The family appreciates the financial, emotional and spiritual support we have received.

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on Mar. 23, 2014
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