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6116 West 111th Street
Chicago Ridge, IL 60415
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Joseph Schwaller Jr.

Joseph Schwaller Jr. Obituary
Joseph P. Schwaller Jr., 91 years young. Beloved husband of 12 years to Sue Ann Fraher, nee Bergan and 53 years to the late Ellen E., nee Dwyer; loving dad to William (Nancy) Schwaller, Maryellen (Richard) Hyland, John (Kara) Schwaller, Joan (Daniel) Roe, and Teri (Mark) Davidson; wonderful and proud Joe Pops to grandchildren Ryan, Kelly (Terry) Dougherty, Katie, Erin, Dan, Kevin, Julian, Brian, Bryan, Molly, Sarah, Kirsten, and Ellie; brother-in-law of the late William (the late Marion) Dwyer, the late Anthony (the late Beverly) Dwyer, and the late Fred (the late Patsy) Morrison; caring step-father to Jeffrey (Tammie) Fraher, Jacqueline Phillips, Jon (Terrie) Fraher, Robert (Anya) Fraher, and Roger (Susan) DeLarche; grandfather to Amanda (Dan), Jodie, Katie, Paige, Brian, Brianna, and William and the late Dustin; fun loving Papa Joe to the little grandchildren and great grandchildren Rebecca, Elizabeth, Sophie, Zac, Brooklyn, and Xander and cousin to many.Joe had a well lived life. He graduated St. Rita of Cascia High School class of 1941 and St. Joseph College. He was a Navy Pilot in WWII. He was employed for 40 years at International Harvester and retired as a Data Processing Manager. Joe then worked as a Funeral Home Chauffeur for 10 years. He enjoyed many many summer adventures on the East Coast along with big band 40's music and was an avid Chicago sports fan, especially of the Cubs. He said the Cubs will win the World Series in 2015.Visitation Tuesday 3PM to 9PM. Funeral Wednesday, 8:45AM from Curley Funeral Home, 6116 W 111th St, Chicago Ridge, to St. Linus Church, 10300 S. Lawler Ave, Oak Lawn. Mass at 9:30AM. Interment St Mary Cemetery. For Funeral info call 708-422-2700.
Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication from Dec. 29 to Dec. 30, 2014
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