Charles F Glickley, Jr. | 1926 - 2013 | Obituary

Charles F Glickley, Jr.
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Charles F Glickley, Jr.

Born: September 22, 1926
Died: June 23, 2013

U.S. VeteranDUNLAP - Charles F. "Chuck" Glickley, Jr., 86, of Dunlap, formerly of Wheaton, IL, passed away at 12:40 a.m., Sunday, June 23, 2013, at his residence.

He was born on September 22, 1926, in Chicago, to Charles F. and Mary (Gardiner) Glickley. He married Nora M. Corcoran on May 10, 1947, at Our Lady Of Sorrows Church in Chicago. She passed away on May 7, 2002, in Wheaton.

He was also preceded in death by an infant brother, Marquis; five sisters, Ada Michaelsen, Bernyce Petersen, Vivian Deufel, Lucille Wanzung, and Lois Glickley; and one brother, Robert Glickley.

He is survived by two daughters, Eileen (Rick) Johnson of Dunlap and Mary Norine (Dan) Schaul of Huntley; five grandchildren, Charles (Maureen) Rada, Douglas (Erika) Rada, Stephen (Julie) Rada, Megan (Matt) Wagner and Margaret Rada; nine great-grandchildren, Charles, Stephen, Benjamin, Andrew, Kaitlyn, Madison, and Michael Rada, Meredith, Matthew, and a baby Wagner due any day; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Chuck was a World War II Army veteran. He served in the South Pacific, in the Phillipines, Mindinao, and was a member of the occupation forces in Japan.

Chuck was employed at BP Amoco for 35 years, retiring as a District Manager in 1985.

He was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church.

Funeral Mass will be 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at St. Jude Church. Rev. Patrick Henehan will officiate. Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. prior to the Mass at the church. Entombment will be in Queen Of Heaven Mausoleum in Hillside, IL, at a later date.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105-3678.

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