John F. Barrett, 92, of Edison Park. CFD, retired Captain., U S Army veteran with rank of Sgt. Beloved husband for 67 years to Mary C. Barrett, nee Smith. Loving father of Michael , CFD, retired BC, (Joy) Barrett, Eileen (the late Guy) Hellstrom, Kathleen ( John, CFD) Donohoe, Mary (Edward) Dowd, and Patricia (Daniel) Burke. Proud grandfather of Julie, Maureen, Daniel(CFD), Brian, Bridget, Lauren, Matthew, Sarah, Christine, Mary Clare, Kevin, Katherine, Jack and Michael. Great grandfather of Nora, Owen, Ailaand Liam. Fond brother of the late Mary Daly; brother in law of Eileen Smith and the late Peter Smith. John is survived by nieces, nephews, cousins and many cherished friends.
Visitation will take place Sunday, January 22, 2023, at the M J Suerth Funeral Home, 6754 N. Northwest Highway, Chicago from 2 – 6 pm. Funeral Monday, family and friends meeting at Immaculate Conception Church, 7211 N. Talcott Ave., Chicago (at Harlem) at 10: 45 am. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 am. Interment will take place with military honors at MaryhillCemetery, Niles, Illinois.
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