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JOHN WESLEY HAMMOND

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SCHAUMBURG - John Wesley Hammond, age 86, passed away peacefully on June 20, 2014 at his home at Sunrise of Schaumburg. John leaves behind his wife of 67 years, Evelyn, nee Slawikowski, his children Dennis R. (Lynn/Lenora) Hammond and Laura J. (Michael Sloan) Hammond. He was the loving grandfather of Michael D. Hammond, Amanda Sloan, Alex Sloan and the late Keith D. Hammond. He was also the great grandfather of Kristina and Kylie Hammond, and dear uncle to many nieces and nephews. John was born in Aurora, IL and was the son of the late Benjamin Harrison and Luella (Burns) Hammond. John was preceded in death by his brothers Jim and Dick and his sisters Gwenn and Ann. During WWII John served with the Merchant Marines. After the war he joined Local 73 Sheet Metal Workers Union for which he worked for over 35 years. The family would like to extend a sincere thank you to Vitas Hospice and to Sunrise Assisted Living of Schaumburg for all their care and help. A memorial visitation will be held Sunday, August 3, 2014 at 1:00pm until the time of service at 2:00pm at Ahlgrim & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, 330 W. Golf Road, Schaumburg. Interment will be private at Saint Michael the Archangel Catholic Cemetery at another date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a or to Alzheimer's. For further information or online condolences, www.ahlgrimfuneral.com or 847-882-5580.
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Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald from July 25 to July 26, 2014
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