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OBITUARIES:  (published Jan. 24, 2019)

Patricia Brandin
Patricia Brandin, a longtime Hinsdale resident, passed away Jan. 13, 2019, at her home, surrounded by her family.
   Patricia graduated from Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law in 1974. Following graduation, she worked at Pope Ballard for five years before becoming a partner at Seyfarth Shaw. In 1989, she joined BP America as an employment lawyer, retiring in 2004.
   In her spare time, Patricia was an avid reader, spoke beautiful French and enjoyed plays, musicals and the ballet. While she was still able-bodied, Patricia loved the water and was an incredible swimmer.
   She is survived by her daughters, Charlotte Barnes (Tim) O’Connell and Allison Barnes; and her brothers, Robert and Douglas Brandin.
   A blessing and committal service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at Queen of Heaven Mausoleum, 1400 S. Wolf Road, Hillside.
   Memorials may be made online to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society at
   Brian Powell Funeral Directors of Hinsdale handled the arrangements.

Anne Noel Cachey
Anne Noel Cachey, nee King, 85, died Jan. 16, 2019.
   Anne was a proud graduate of Loretto Academy and Chicago Teachers College. Her family was her priority and her greatest accomplishment.
   She was preceded in death by her brothers, the Honorable John J. King (the late Catherine Sheehan) and Charles M. King (the late Joan Harris).
   She is survived by her husband, Theodore J.; her children, Theodore J., Jr. (Anna Maria), Carol, Thomas (Tana), Mary Jo (Michael) Kwasigroch, James and Colette (Thomas) Smithburg; her grandchildren, James and Eleanor Cachey, Tripp, Anne, Emily and Charles Stelnicki, Peter, Rachel (Eric) Schulz, Daniel and Angeline Cachey, Michael, Teddy, Donny, John and Joseph Kwasigroch, and Will and Teddy Smithburg; her great-grandchildren, Jonny, Layne and Valerie; and many nieces and nephews.
   A funeral Mass was said Jan. 22 at St. John of the Cross Church in Western Springs.       Interment was private.
   Memorials may be made to Misericordia Heart of Mercy, 6300 N. Ridge Road, Chicago, IL 60660 or online at
   Sullivan Funeral Home in Hinsdale handled the arrangements.

Teresa Calderara
Teresa Calderara of Plainfield, a former resident of Hinsdale and Clarendon Hills, died Jan. 11, 2019, in Bolingbrook.
   Ms. Calderara, 68, was born in 1950 in Hinsdale.
   She was preceded in death by her parents, Orall J. and Genevieve Calderara.
   A private interment was held Jan. 19 at Clarendon Hills Cemetery in Darien.
   Sullivan Funeral Home in Hinsdale handled the arrangements.

Edward John Condon Jr.
Edward John Condon Jr., a longtime Hinsdale resident, passed away Dec. 12, 2018, in Naples, Fla., surrounded by family.
   Ed, 78, was born to Edward John Sr. and Mary Bertaux Condon in Oak Park in 1940, joining older sisters Mary Lou and Elizabeth. He attended St. Giles Elementary School and Fenwick High School and graduated from the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Mass. in 1963. He married the love of his life, Catherine Ryan, in 1964 and served in the U.S. Air Force in the mid-60’s.
   Upon release as a first lieutenant in 1966, he began his career with Sears, Roebuck and Co., advancing through the finance department and serving in various capacities culminating in the position of vice president and treasurer. After 27 years with the company, he retired in 1993 and established The Paradigm Group Ltd., specializing in financial advisory, refinancing and venture investments, with a focus on Chicago-based technology and health care companies.
   Ed was an avid Chicago sports fan, a wine enthusiast and, once his children were grown, an eager world traveler with his wife. Ed and Cathy relocated to Naples to enjoy retirement and the warmer weather. He was an active and generous supporter of many professional and civic organizations throughout his life, including serving on the boards of Dominican University, the Alzheimer’s Research and Resource Foundation, the Chicago Children’s Museum, the National Domestic Violence Hotline and the Girl Scouts of Chicago, among others.
   He was known by his peers for his friendly and generous spirit, and will be remembered dearly as a devout Catholic, a devoted and loving husband, and a kind-hearted and caring father and grandfather.
   Ed is survived by his wife, Cathy; his children, Mary Anne Condon Yackel, Catherine Condon Temple, Edward John Condon III and David Michael Condon; and his 13 grandchildren, Edward, Robert, Kayla, Garrett, Adam, Cassidy, Emily, Alexia, Victoria, Kelsey, Dylan, Ryan and Blaize.
   Arrangements to be held in Naples are pending.
   Memorial donations may be made online to the Lou and Jean Malnati Brain Tumor Institute at Northwestern Medicine at

John Alfred DeLorey
John Alfred DeLorey, 94, of Lisle, formerly of Oak Brook, died Jan. 29, 2019, in Naperville.
   He was born in 1924 in Malden, Mass.
   John was a veteran of World War II, where he served as a fighter pilot in the U.S. Air Force. He flew 54 combat missions to protect and assist U.S. Army infantry breaking through from France into Germany during 1945. John joined the Massachusetts National Guard in 1945 and flew F-84 jets for the U.S. Air Defense during the Korean War. John graduated from Boston College and went on to obtain his MBA in 1953 from Harvard Business School.
John enjoyed traveling throughout the world with his wife and family.  He also loved spending time with Ann at the golf course and skiing with his children.
   He was preceded in death by his wife, Ann Margaret DeLorey, nee Abbott; and his sister, Margaret Gray.
   He is survived by his children, Debby (Kirk) Davis, Michael (Veronica) DeLorey and David (Crystal) DeLorey; and his grandchildren, Ryan and Briana Davis, Laura Anderson and John DeLorey.
   Visitation is at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 25, at Sacred Heart Monastery Chapel at Villa St. Benedict, 1920 Maple Ave., Lisle. A funeral Mass will follow at the chapel at 11 a.m.
   Interment is at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.
   In lieu of flowers, donations may be made online to the American Heart Association at
   Sullivan Funeral Home in Hinsdale handled the arrangements.

Charles F. Gambill
Charles F. Gambill, 87, of Batavia, formerly of Hinsdale, passed away peacefully Jan. 16, 2019, surrounded by his family.
   Charles, affectionately known as Chuck, was born in 1931 in Oak Park to Russell L. and Dorothy V. Gambill. He graduated from the Asheville School for Boys in 1950, and from Washington & Lee University in 1954. He served two years in the United States Army, receiving an honorable discharge in 1959. He began work at the Globe Co., founded by his grandfather, Charles Edward Gambill. In 1969, he became a vice-president of the brokerage house Clark, Dodge & Co. In 1973, he founded Gambill Development Corp., which he would head until his retirement in the early 1990s.
   In addition to his working career, Chuck was active in Masonry, receiving the 33rd degree in 1985. Much of Chuck’s activity in Masonry involved Illinois Masonic Medical Center. In 1984, he became chairman of the board, shepherding the hospital through its affiliation with Advocate Health Care in 2000. He helped to found the Illinois Masonic Family Foundation, then served as its chair until 2016.
   In 1961, Chuck wed Shirley Cormack of Columbus, Ga. The couple settled in Hinsdale, where they resided until 2018.
   He is survived by Shirley; his children, Catherine (Robert) Wadington and Charles Jr.; three grandchildren, Turner Wadington, Madeline Wadington and Caroline Wadington; and his twin sister, Gene Andersen.
   A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at the Union Church of Hinsdale, 137 S. Garfield Ave., Hinsdale.
   Memorials may be sent to the Illinois Masonic Family Foundation, 836 W. Wellington Ave,, Chicago, IL 60657.
   Adolf Funeral Home in Willowbrook handled the arrangements.

Dr. James Joseph Schuler
Dr. James Joseph Schuler, 72, a longtime resident of Hinsdale, died Jan. 20, 2019.
James was born to John and Ella Schuler in 1946 and spent his early years growing up in Batavia.
   He received his bachelor’s degree from St. John’s University, his M.D. from UIC College of Medicine and a master’s from UIC College of Graduate Medical Education. His medical internship, residency, chief residency and fellowship training were all completed at UIC and VA Hospitals.
   Dr. Schuler’s contributions to the medical field and professional accomplishments were extensive. During his 40 years at the University of Illinois Hospital he was a life-long supporter of the hospital. He rose rapidly through the ranks to become division chief of vascular surgery at the UIC. He was instrumental in setting up the vascular laboratory at the hospital and providing academic structure to the recently formed division. He was a marvelous doctor and a great teacher, treasured by his peers, his surgical residents and medical students.
James was a true outdoorsman. He spent his leisure time hunting and fishing with family and friends. In his later years, James loved his Colorado ranch where he and Catherine lived for 14 years. 
   He is survived by his wife, Catherine Jean Schuler; his two sons, James Patrick and Matthew John; their wives, Maureen and Kelley; his grandchildren, Jack, Claire and Austin; his younger brother, Jack (Sarah) Schuler; his younger sister, Jane (Paul) Steingraeber; and many nieces and nephews.
   Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25, at Adolf Funeral Home & Cremation Services Ltd. 7000 S. Madison Street, Willowbrook.
Family and friends will gather at St. Cletus Church, 600 W. 55th St., La Grange, for a funeral Mass at 11:15 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26. Services will conclude at the church. 
   In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Department of Surgery in Memory of Dr. James J. Schuler,
   University of Illinois at Chicago Department of Surgery, 840 S Wood St., Suite 402, Chicago, IL 60612.

Lauren Kathryn Tandy
Lauren Kathryn Tandy, 23, a lifelong resident of Hinsdale, died Jan. 15, 2019.
   A graduate of Hinsdale Central High School, she was a student at University of Illinois Chicago. She worked part-time at Kramer Foods in Hinsdale, where she was the smiling face behind the deli counter.
   Friends and family will remember Lauren as a talented artist and loyal and generous friend.    She will be missed by all her family, friends, colleagues and her loving dog, Ranger.
   She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Lois Kapp.
   She is survived by her parents, Kathryn (Richard) Munson and Richard (Jenn) Tandy; her brother, Ryan Tandy; her step-siblings, Daniel and Dana Munson; her grandparents, Robert Kapp, and James and Patricia Tandy.
   A memorial service will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27, at Sullivan Funeral Home, 60 S. Grant St., Hinsdale.
   In lieu of flowers and in memory of Lauren and her love of dogs, memorials may be made online to the Medical Fund at the Hinsdale Humane Society at 


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