Joseph T. PHELAN

iconphoto Joseph T. Phelan, Age 84, U.S. Army Veteran of WW II and Korean War, Loving husband of Catherine M. (nee Higgins) for 56 years. Dear father of Michael, David, John, Thomas, Joseph W., James, Catherine (Mark) Hankins, Mary (Tim) Monday and William Phelan. Proud grandfather of Brittany, Matthew, Maggie, Brendan, Daniel, Caroline, Laura, Holly, Annalise, Allison, Olivia, Emily, Abby, Nathan and Ella. Great grandfather of Thomas Drake, Peyton and Mettea. Devoted brother of the late Rev. Murray Phelan, O'Carm. and Sr. Eleanor Phelan, R.S.M. Former teacher and coach at Mendel Catholic and Bremen High Schools. Family and friends will gather at Christ the King Church, 9235 S. Hamilton Ave., Chicago, IL 60643 on Wednesday for visitation 4-7p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at 7p.m. Private Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Memorials to Esperanza Community Services (Residence of John Phelan) 520 N. Marshfield Ave., Chicago, IL 60622 are most appreciated. Info: Heeney-Laughlin Funeral Directors 708-636-5500 or www.heeneyfh.com.

Funeral Home

Heeney-Laughlin Funeral Directors
6116 West 111th Street  Chicago Ridge, IL 60415
(708) 636-5500

Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on Mar. 18, 2013