Robert J. McMenamin of Deerfield A funeral Mass for Robert J. McMenamin, 94, will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, at Holy Cross Church, 724 Elder Lane, Deerfield, followed by interment in Calvary Cemetery, 301 Chicago Ave., Evanston. Visitation will be from 2 to 7 p.m. Sunday, at the Kelley & Spalding Funeral Home, 1787 Deerfield Road, Highland Park. Robert was the dearly beloved husband of Margaret (nee McNamee), for over 65 years; beloved father of Madeleine Felix, Robert (Pat), Margie (Gene) Walker, Peter (Kaarina Koskenalusta), James (Maureen Costello), Joseph (Lynn), Thomas (Sally Walshe), Richard, Mary Pat (Milan) Pastuovic, William (Paula), Mary Beth (Jeff) Richmond and Martha (Michael) Smith; loving grandfather of 36 and great-grandfather of nine; beloved brother of Barbara Montgomery, and the late Joseph, Victor and Claire McMenamin; and cherished uncle of many nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Cristo Rey Network, 14 E. Jackson Blvd., Suite 1200, Chicago, IL 60604, www.cristoreynetwork.org or Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview, IL 60025, www.midwestpalliativeandhospicecarecenter.org. For funeral information, 847-831-4260 or www.kelleyspaldingfuneralhome.com.
Published in the Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on 12/11/2008