John W. Harrington
Born: August 01, 1930 in Chicago, Illinois, USA
Died: October 17, 2013 in Maywood, Illinois, USA
Deacon John W. “Jack” Harrington, age 83, at rest October 17, 2013. Loving husband of Janet (nee Venturelli), beloved father of Jack (Ninfa) Harrington, Maureen Harrington, Mark (Rose) Harrington, Jeff (Karen) Fantozzi, Marion (Mark) Knoblich and Steven Harrington, proud grandfather of John (Anne), Ninfa (Val), Danielle (Carlos), Steven, Donny, Shannon, Fara, Timothy, Hailey, Dawn, Amy, Laurel, John and Peter and great-grandfather of Jack, Charlie, Lia Bee, Brady, Evelyn, Lia Faith and Natalia. Jacks love of serving touched people in many areas throughout his life. He was a fireman in North Riverside, Riverside and Stickney, a paramedic, a CPR instructor, a Catholic deacon and chaplain. He also served in prison ministry and Special Religious Development, Archdiocese of Chicago (SPRED). Visitation Monday, October 21st, 3pm to 9pm at Mater Christi Church, 24th Street and 10th Avenue, North Riverside, IL 60546. Funeral Mass Tuesday, October 22nd, 11am at Mater Christi Church, North Riverside. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Special Religious Development, Archdiocese of Chicago (SPRED), 2956 S. Lowe Avenue, Chicago, IL 60616 or St. Vincent DePaul Society c/o Mater Christi Church, 2431 S. 10th Avenue, North Riverside, IL 60546 would be appreciated. Arrangements by Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home, 2447 S. DesPlaines Avenue, North Riverside, IL 60546. Info: 708-447-2500 or www.kuratko-nosek.com.