John Funston Marquardt, M.D., age 84, of Northfield, IL and Vero Beach, FL. Beloved husband of Judith Marquardt nee Montgomery. Loving father of John Funston, Jr. (Jennifer), James (Tanya), Wendy (Keith) Olson. Proud grandfather of Elizabeth and Megan; Andrew, William, and Katherine; Timothy and Sarah Olson. Kind brother of the late Gilbert Henry, Jr. (Martica) Marquardt.
John grew up on the south side of Chicago, Illinois. He attended Haverford College (1956) and Northwestern University Medical School (1960); he completed his post graduate medical training at then Wesley Memorial Hospital. He served as a Captain in the United States Air Force from 1962-1964. In 1967, he began the practice of internal medicine at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where he remained for 33 years. He was the Medical Director of People's Gas, the Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company, and the Chicago Tribune, and he was the team physician for the Chicago Cubs. He was Chief of Staff at Northwestern Memorial Hospital from 1992-1994 prior to his retirement in 2000. His life's passions were medicine, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, and the care of his beloved patients. He was an avid sailor and boater, a die-hard Chicago sports fan, and a devoted husband, father and grandfather. He was loved by his patients and his extended family alike.
UPDATED FUNERAL SERVICE INFORMATION BELOW
Funeral Service: Friday, October 26, 2018, 3:00 p.m. at Christ Church Winnetka, 784 Sheridan Road, Winnetka, IL 60093.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to:
Northwestern Memorial Foundation
541 North Fairbanks Court, Suite 800
Chicago, IL 60611
Please make the check payable to "Northwestern Memorial Foundation" and
include "John F. Marquardt" in the memo line.
Gifts may also be made online at: Northwestern Memorial Foundation
or via phone by calling: (312) 926-2033
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