John Kellogg Gage Jr., beloved husband of Mary Jane Gage, loving father of Shannon (Greg) Hopp, and John "Jay" Kellogg Gage III, loving grandfather of Ryan, Daniel, and Cori, and dear brother of Donald (Jean) Gage. John graduated from Palatine, IL grammar and high schools, Northwestern University
, and the U.S. Naval Officers training program in New York City. He was a Navy Officer in World War II
, serving in the Pacific area. He also was a long time member of the Lake Shore Men's Choral Group in Chicago. John was a member of the early historical Gage family in Wilmette, IL. He was a loyal and dedicated employee of the Sunbeam Corporation for 34 years. Family and friends will gather on Saturday, May 11, 2013, at St. Giles Church, 1045 N. Columbian Ave., Oak Park, IL 60302 at 9:45 A.M., followed by a Memorial Mass at 10:30 A.M. Arrangements by Sciaraffa Funeral Directors. For information please call (773) 889-1700.