James F. Janachione Sr.October 1, 1929 ~ September 18, 2017 (age 87)
James Francis Janachione Sr., a long term resident of Northlake, IL, passed away on September 18, 2017, following a brief decline of health.
Jim was born and raised in Chicago where he met and married his wife of 53 years, Dorothy Collins. During his lifetime, Jim served in the Korean War, enjoyed Chicago sports, attending Catholic mass and spending time with his family. He worked as a route supervisor in the Chicago loop for ARA services for 38 years.
Jim, was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Dorothy, his parents, Rose Noga and Peter Janachione and his best friend and brother Pete Janachione, his Aunt Josephine Howard and Uncles Mike & Frank Wiscons. Jim is survived by his children Jim (Therese) and Cheryl (Pete) Janachione, his sister Melody McGovern, his 2 grandchildren Michael (Torie) & Kara (Sam) Janachione, his cousins Joyce Morton and Mike (Lynda) Wiscons and his 4 nieces, Heather McGovern, Dawn (Larry) Crha, Jackie (Chris) Booth and Donna ( Robert) Eckhorn.
Services will be held at Queen of Heaven Cemetery Chapel, Saturday September 23, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. Please meet at the cemetery office at 9:30 a.m. for procession to the chapel.