Suerth Funeral Home
6754 North Northwest Highway
Chicago, IL 60631
(773) 631-1240


Obituary Condolences

John "Jack" J. Martin, Jr., C.F.D. Eng. 96, retired, 78, Veteran U.S. Navy, member of B.O.B Beloved husband of 58 years to Nancy, nee Devitt; loving father of John (Terri), James (Jeanne), Joseph C.F.D. (Patsy), Loretta C.P.D. (John) Kucharski, Mary (Gary) Bargo, Jerry C.P.D. (Liz), Patricia C.P.D. (George) Wilson, Jason (Laurie), and the late Anne Deutsch; proud grandpa and papa of 23; fond brother of Robert (Kay) and the late William (Marge) Martin; brother-in-law of the late Loretta Fischer, Mary McKevitt, Theresa Lanphier, Jack Devitt, and James (Dorothy) Devitt; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Member of the Chicago Fire Dept. Insurance Patrol and a Chicago Firefighter for a total of 41 years. Visitation Tuesday from 2 til 9 p.m. at the M.J. Suerth Funeral Home, 6754 N. Northwest Hwy., Chicago. Funeral Wednesday, family and friends meeting 11:15 a.m. at St. Juliana Church, 7201 N. Oketo (six blocks West of Harlem) for Mass at 11:30 a.m. Interment Private. In lieu of flowers, memorials to C.F.D Widows and Orphan Fund, 20 S. Clark St., Suite 1400, Chicago, IL 60603 appreciated. For more information, call 773-631-1240 or 847-823-6540 or www.suerth.com

Published in Chicago Tribune from Dec. 27 to Dec. 28, 2010
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