Pension Information for Active & Retired Members
Aug07

Pension Information for Active & Retired Members

The information in this article is for both Active & Retired Lt.’s. It is reprinted here with the permission of the author, Russ Schaefer, from the Aug/22 newsletter of the Retired Chicago Police Association.     In April of this year my very first partner out of the Academy passed away at age 83. At his wake I encouraged his wife to contact me going forward in dealing with his pension annuity if there were any...

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Congressional bills to repeal WEP & GPO
Jul22

Congressional bills to repeal WEP & GPO

I want to thank retired Lt. Dean Stone for forwarding the following information regarding a U.S. House bill; H.R. 82 & Senate bill S. 1302. Both of these bills are in regards to repealing WEP & GPO which drastically reduce our Social Security benefits. Please read the below information and contact your respective U.S. Representative & U.S. Senators. NARFE has pushed for years to repeal the unfair Windfall Elimination...

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Retired Lt. Vincent Russo
Jun25

Retired Lt. Vincent Russo

Vincent M. Russo, RET. LT. CPD. , age 76 passed away on June 18, 2022. Late of Chicago’s East Side.. Beloved husband of Maria (nee DelSangro). Loving father of Anthony D. (Kim), Christopher J. (Melissa), and Nicholas V. (Miriam). Grandpa Russo “Papa” of Peyton, Alyssa, Gyanna ,Jake Giovanni, Giuliana, Eva, and Elena.Devoted son of late Vincenzo and late Eleanora Russo. Dear brother of Rev. Anthony Russo SCJ,...

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Retired Lt. Emmett Shanahan
Jun23

Retired Lt. Emmett Shanahan

Robert Emmett Shanahan. Age 80. Retired Lieutenant from the Chicago Police Department with 32 years of service. Beloved husband of Bonnie, nee Rieker. Devoted father of Beth (Ron) Elliott and Julie (Chris) Corcoran. Loving Papa of Kevin, Lexi and Chloe Corcoran, Tess, Jenna and Luke Elliott. Dear brother of John (the late Mary) Shanahan. Fond cousin of MaryBeth and Tom Doyle. Visitation Friday, June 24, 9-11 a.m., at St. Mary of the...

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CPD Finest v CFD Bravest Charity Baseball Game
Jun21

CPD Finest v CFD Bravest Charity Baseball Game

The 2022 CPD Finest vs. CFD Bravest Charity Baseball Game will be held on Wednesday, August 10th at Guaranteed Rate Field. Event Time 7:00 PM.   Tickets are $10. Tickets are available at https://give.cpdmemorial.org/event/2022-cpd-finest-vs-cfd-bravest-charity-baseball-game/e399623

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Mother of Lt. Timothy Weiglein
May21

Mother of Lt. Timothy Weiglein

Marilyn Jean Weiglein (nee Bieschke) age 76, at rest on May 17, 2022. Marilyn was a retired Chicago Police Officer for the City of Chicago. Beloved wife of Raymond Weiglein. Loving mother of Pamela Weiglein, Timothy CPD Lt. (Grace) Weiglein and Matthew (Carissa) Weiglein. Cherished grandmother of Alexa, Cynthia and Samantha Weiglein and Gabriella and Isabella Candelario. loving daughter of the late Raymond and the late Elizabeth...

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