Michael D. Hughes
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Michael D. Hughes, 86, Ret. Battalion Chief CFD. Veteran USMC, Korean Conflict, passed away peacefully May 16, 2020. Beloved husband of 60 years to Carol (nee Collins). Loving father of Michael (Carolyn), Colette Hughes (Arun Jain), and Gerald CFD (Mary) Hughes, Nell (Brian) Cunningham, Brian (Patricia) Hughes, Sheila (Jerald) Jercich, and Myles CFD (Patricia Doherty) Hughes. Dear grandfather of Colin, Isabel, Nina, Maya, Aidan, Kateri, Declan, Timothy, David, Leo, Emeline, Luke, and Lilly. Son of the late Harry CFD and Emeline Hughes. Brother of Joseph Ret. CFD (the late Carole), and the late James (the late Jean), Harry Ret. CFD (the late Lucille) Hughes and Mary Jane (the late Meyer) Davis. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews, numerous cousins and friends in Chicago and Williams Bay, WI. A Memorial Mass will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to Donnellan Funeral Home (773) 238-0075 or sign guestbook at www.donnellanfuneralhome.com



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Published in Chicago Tribune on May 21, 2020.
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May 26, 2020
My condolences to the Hughes
family. Mike lived a life that most men would envy having experienced even half of what he did! Mat his memory live on forever as he rests in Gods arms. Live the Elwoods.
Patrick Elwood
Friend
May 26, 2020
Extending our deepest sympathy to the Hughes family at this most difficult time . Many fond memories of Mike over the years on the Fire. Dept. John Moriarty , C.F.D. Ret.
John Moriarty
Coworker
May 22, 2020
Mike was a friend to everybody he met, including me. I met him on Oct 26,1957 and intermittently over the years since then. He had a great memory and a lot of stories. He was surely industrious. I enjoyed being around him.
Jack O'Leary
Friend
May 21, 2020
I never met him but Kelli would come alive when she talked about him, I know she really loved him,and liked him too.
Mike Filippini
Friend
May 21, 2020
Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.
ED CALLAGHAN
Friend
May 21, 2020
Sorry for your loss. He was quite a guy! Sorry we couldnt be there to tell you.
Pete Butler
Friend
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