Charles Glickley (1926 - 2013)

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DUNLAP - Charles F. "Chuck" Glickley Jr., 86, of Dunlap, formerly of Wheaton, Ill., passed away at 12:40 a.m. Sunday June 23, 2013, at his residence.

He was born on Sept. 22, 1926, in Chicago to Charles F. and Mary Gardiner Glickley. He married Nora M. Corcoran on May 10, 1947, at Our Lady Of Sorrows Church in Chicago. She passed away on May 7, 2002, in Wheaton.

He was preceded in death by an infant brother, Marquis; five sisters, Ada Michaelsen, Bernyce Petersen, Vivian Deufel, Lucille Wanzung, and Lois Glickley; and one brother, Robert Glickley.

He is survived by two daughters, Eileen (Rick) Johnson of Dunlap and Mary Norine (Dan) Schaul of Huntley; five grandchildren, Charles (Maureen) Rada, Douglas (Erika) Rada, Stephen (Julie) Rada, Megan (Matt) Wagner and Margaret Rada; nine great-grandchildren, Charles, Stephen, Benjamin, Andrew, Kaitlyn, Madison, and Michael Rada, and Meredith, Matthew, and a baby Wagner due any day; also numerous nieces and nephews.

Chuck was a World War II Army veteran. He served in the South Pacific, in the Philippines, Mindanao, and was a member of the occupation forces in Japan.

Chuck was employed at BP Amoco for 35 years, retiring as a district manager in 1985.

He was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church.

A funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at St. Jude Church, with the Rev. Patrick Henehan officiating. Visitation will be from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the church. Entombment will be in Queen of Heaven Mausoleum in Hillside Ill., at a later date.

Memorials may be made to , 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105-3678.

Tributes and condolences may be submitted to

Funeral Home
Wright & Salmon Mortuary - Peoria
2416 N. North Street Peoria, IL 61604
Funeral Home Details
Published in Peoria Journal Star on June 24, 2013
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