James McAleer

December 22, 1938 ~ April 20, 2021 (age 82)

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James McAleer, 82, Native of Larne, Co. Antrim. Beloved husband for 58 years to Noreen, nee O’Connor. Loving father of Karen (Quinn) Brennan. Proud grandfather of Hannah (Fiancé Tom McGovern), Austin, Connor and James.  Fond brother of Rose (the late Robert) Barth, John (the late Arleen), Patrick (Maureen), Michael (Patricia) and the late Mary LeFebvre. Dear uncle of many nieces and nephews. Retired 50+ year member of Carpenters Union Local 1. Jim was an avid cyclist in Ireland and  here in the Chicago area. 

Visitation Sunday, April 25, 2021 at the M J Suerth Funeral Home, 6754 N . Northwest Hwy., Chicago from 4-7 p.m..  Funeral Monday 11:00 a.m. prayers at funeral home to St. Juliana Church, 7201 N. Oketo (at Touhy).  Mass will be celebrated at 11:30 am Interment private.  In lieu of flowers memorials to your favorite charity appreciated. 

Due to Covid 19 restrictions, we are limited to 50 attendees at a time.  No food or drink is allowed.  Face masks and social distancing are required at all times.  For further information 773-631-1240 or

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April 25, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Heneghan-Suerth Funeral & Cremation Service
6754 N Northwest Hwy
Chicago, IL 60631

Funeral Mass
April 26, 2021

11:30 AM
Saint Juliana Church (Chicago)


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