John "Jack" Golen(1928 - 2013)

John Francis Jack Golen

1928 - 2013

John Jack Francis Golen, 84, and a resident of Lexington Square, Elmhurst.

He was born in Kenosha, Wis., on Sept. 4, 1928, and went to heaven on June 12, 2013.

Beloved husband of Patricia M. nee Skotski for 59 years; father of Mary Golen, John (Patricia) Golen, Susan Golen, Donald (Jeanette) Golen, Timothy (Ann) Golen, Elizabeth (Michael) Johnson and the late Robert Blair Golen; grandfather of Blair and Tara Golen-Castaneda, Janet (James) Hillebrand, Brian and Kevin Golen, Kate, Bobby and Paul Golen, Jordan and Grover Golen and Jack, James and Nora Golen; great grandfather of Brandon and Molly Hillebrand; dear son of the late Donald Arthur and Ellen Patricia Golen; brother of Jeanmarie (David) Baker and the late Patricia Stanley.

He was a Korean War Army Veteran. Memorial Gathering at Visitation Church, 779 S. York, Elmhurst

9:45 a.m. until time of memorial mass 10:45 a.m. Tuesday, June 18, 2013. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, Memorials will be appreciated for Lexington Hospice. Arrangements by Ahlgrim Funeral Home. Funeral info 630-834-3515 or

Funeral Home

Ahlgrim Funeral Home
567 South Spring Road Elmhurst, IL 60126-3859
(630) 834-3515

Published online at on June 16, 2013