James J. Martin
December 29, 1931 – March 24, 2021
Martin, James J. Age 89 Ret SGT CPD Korean War Veteran
Beloved husband and best friend of the late Elizabeth (nee Flood).
Devoted father of Therese Mary (Craig) Schmidt, James Patrick (Dorelyn), late Daniel Thomas (Ret USMS), Mary Elizabeth McGregor, Patricia Marie (Peter) Kapolka, Kathleen Marie (Darryl) Wiegmann, and Sean Michael (SGT CPD) (Julie).
Proud grandfather of 17 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren
Dear brother of the late William, Thomas, Agnes, Marge, and Lorraine.
Kind uncle to many.
Visitation Sunday 2-8 p.m.
Funeral Monday 9:15 a.m. from the Robert J. Sheehy & Sons Funeral Home, 9000 W. 151st Street, Orland Park, IL to St. Elizabeth Seton Church, Mass 10:00 a.m.
Due to Covid, masks are required and no loitering is preferred.
Interment St. Mary Cemetery
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 8430 W. Bryn Mawr, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60631 or www.alz.org
Please leave a memory for the family on James’ Tribute Wall; your stories will bring comfort to his family.
March 29, 2021 – 10:00am cst
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