John J. Gill

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“Dear Gill family, My deepest condolences on John's death. I am sorry to have missed his services but just heard the prayers at Old St. Pat's this...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Eileen Durkin - Chicago, IL

“My condolences to all the family of John. He was a kind and gentle person. I remember fondly the trip to Ireland where I first met John. Gone too...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Susan Hogan - Glenview, IL

“John was our dear friend and classmate with whom we all grew up together to find our way through life. John's remarkable character and patience has...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Joe Valadez - Oxford UK, UM

“I share with family and friends the great sadness over John's passing. Ever since the phone call that brought the news, my sadness is tempered with...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Dan Kane - South Bend, IN

“The Providence Associates send condolencese to the Gill family during this difficult time. We keep all of you in our thoughts and prayers. ”
5 of 15 | Posted by: Sr. Susan Paweski, AP - Oak Park, IL

“Daughter Anne lives at 5816 and emailed me in Indianapolis about John's sudden death. My folks and I moved into our house next door in 1948 and...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“I can't believe this news. I've known John for well over 35 years. We go way back to the days of the Young Irish Fellowship Club. We served on the...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Beth Walsh - Chicago, IL

“We were so very sorry to hear about John's passing. We always loved seeing him at family parties and hearing stories about so many relatives. He will...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Tim and amy Hangsterfer - family

“John a teacher, a pilot, an administrator, and most recently, the skipper of Callahan's boat all roles he donned with gentle aplomb; and while...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“Ar dheas Dé go raibh a anam. ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: Patrick McNamara - Villa Park, IL

“May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. ”
11 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“John, we the class of Q67 will miss your gentle, kind and loving spirit. You held our class together thru the years with your gentleness and ability ...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: dan walker - napreville, IL

“We are so sorry for your loss. Randy and I enjoyed John's conversation and companionship on our bike rides together. We will miss him. ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: Sandy Jaeger - Barrington, IL

“We are so saddened by the passing of our dear brother and classmate, John. Please accept our condolences. We will miss our most gentle brother and...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Joe Valadez - Oxford, UK

“Our Deepest Condolences..... and thanks to John for the fantastic service he performed bringing his Quigley classmates together for our 50th high...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Art Morgan - Napa, CA

John passed away in May 2018.

John was a resident of Chicago, Illinois at the time of passing.

Visitation Sunday, May 6, from 3 to 8 pm at Nelson Funeral Home, 820 Talcott Rd., Park Ridge. Monday, May 7, relatives and friends may meet at St. Tarcissus Church, 6030 W. Ardmore Ave., Chicago for 10 am Mass of Christian Burial. Interment Maryhill Cemetery. Read Less Nelson Funeral Home 820 Talcott Road Park Ridge, Illinois 60068 St. Tarcissus Church 6030 W. Ardmore Ave. Chicago, Illinois 60646 Express your condolences with flowers sent to John's memorial service Or, Order By Phone 888-579-7953 Code: 2002358P View & Sign.