Retired Lt. Dalia Padgurskis
Nov16

Retired Lt. Dalia Padgurskis

Dalia K. Padgurskis age 69, retired CPD Lt., of Sturgis, Michigan passed away late evening, November 10, 2021 at Ascension Borgess Hospital in Kalamazoo, Michigan. She was born January 12, 1952 in Canberra, Australia, daughter of the late Adolphus and Genovaite (Mykolaitis) Baltaragis. On December 11, 1971 she married Charles Dennis Padgurskis at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Cicero, Illinois. Following 26 years of dedicated...

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Retired Lt. Michael Halko
Nov03

Retired Lt. Michael Halko

Michael Halko. Age 91. Korean War Veteran, Retired Lieutenant Chicago Police Department. Beloved husband of Mary Halko for 67 years. Loving father of Debra Brisson, Michele Mariotti, Lisa Halko & Mark Halko. Cherished grandfather of 6 and great grandfather of 2.Visitation Wednesday from 3:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St. in Oak Lawn. Panikhida at 7:30 pm. Lying in State Thursday from...

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Mother of Lt. John Doherty
Oct09

Mother of Lt. John Doherty

Christine V “Chris” Doherty (nee Hennigan), age 83, beloved wife of the late John “Jack” retired CFD; Loving mother of Deborah Flint, Michael CFD 221-A (Michele) and John Lt CPD 004 (Deborah); Proud grandmother of Brian, Daniel, Christopher CPD Sgt. 640, Nicholas, John III, and Christopher. Caring great-grandmother of Blake. Extended grandmother to Julie, Brittany, Martin, Cynthia, and Fabi. Fond sister of the late Helen (Jack)...

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Retired Lt. Joseph FitzSimmons
Oct04

Retired Lt. Joseph FitzSimmons

Joseph Thomas FitzSimmons, age 74 years, retired CPD Lt.,a resident of rural Metropolis and a former resident of Chicago, Illinois, passed away Saturday morning, October 2, 2021, at 7:35 A.M. at his home. In accordance with his wishes, no services are planned.

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Wife of retired Lt. Michael O’Grady
Oct04

Wife of retired Lt. Michael O’Grady

Mary Elizabeth O’Grady, nee McGrath, age 75, passed away peacefully on October 1, 2021. Mary was the beloved wife of retired Lt. Michael P. C.P.D. Retired for 53 wonderful years; loving mother of Lt Col Kevin (Colleen) O’Grady, Margaret “Peggy” (John) Chronos, Mary Ellen and Matthew (Elizabeth) O’Grady and Kathleen “Katie” (Barry) Cunningham; cherished grandmother of Garrett, Bridget,...

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Retired Lt. Edward “Pete” Woods
Sep05

Retired Lt. Edward “Pete” Woods

Obituary for Edward “Pete” Woods Edward P. “Pete” Woods, 88, retired CPD Lt., devoted husband of Mary Ellen Woods (McNally). Fond Brother-in-law to Patricia McNally. He was the loving son of the late William and Victoria Woods. He was the fond brother of Charles (Betty) and the late William (Marie). He was preceded in death by daughter Janice Woods Haussmann (Louie) and son William S. Woods (Kathy). He is survived by sons...

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