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John M. McCarthy


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John M. McCarthy Obituary
John M. McCarthy, Age 74, In God's Care on September. 7, 2018. Beloved son of the late Josephine M. (nee Fitzgerald) and U.S. Army 1st Lt. John A. "Jack" McCarthy, C.P.D. John was 11 months old when his father, Jack was killed in action on Sept. 13, 1944 in France. Josephine and Jack welcomed John home in heaven to a joyous family reunion. They are recognized as a Gold Star Family on the Chicago Police Dept. Memorial Wall at Soldier Field. Loving father of Mary Jo (Tim) Weis, and the late Jean Marie Nesbitt. Dear grandfather of Abby Weis. John was also loved by many caring cousins and the staff and residents of Winfield Woods Healthcare where he was a longtime resident. Proud Alumnus of Leo H.S. Class of 1961. Family and friends will meet at St. Rita of Cascia Shrine Chapel, 7740 S. Western Ave., Chicago, IL 60620 on Saturday morning for visitation from 8:30am-9:30am. Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30am. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Memorials to Chicago Police Memorial Foundation, 1407 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607 or The Ray and Millie McCarthy Charitable Fund c/o The Augustinians, 5401 S. Cornell Ave., Chicago, IL 60615 are most appreciated. Info: Heeney-Laughlin Funeral Directors, 708-636-5500 or heeneyfh.com
Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on Sept. 13, 2018
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