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John Chlada

Marion-John E. Chlada, 78, passed away on March 30, 2014, peacefully at home comforted by members of his family. John was born on April 14, 1935 in Chicago to Francis and Mildred (Sefcik) Chlada. He worked at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, IL for 27 years as a manager in their Physical Plant and Grounds Department. John enjoyed design and engineering. In retirement, he enjoyed Nscale model railroading. John is survived by his loving wife, Dawn Chlada of Marion, IL; son, Eric; daughters, Nadine (Stratis) and Christine (Vince); grandchildren, Stratis III, Alex and Sophia all from Downers Grove, IL. He will be missed by his constant companion Buddy. A memorial mass will take place in Chicago at a later date. Blue Funeral Home in Marion is assisting the family with arrangements.

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Dear Dawn, So sorry to learn of your loss. I will be keeping you and your family in my thoughts and prayers. Please call me when you feel like some company. May the Lord surround you with his mercy and grace during this time. Sincerely Karen Campbell

Karen Campbell Apr 2 2014 12:14 AM

John will be missed by everyone in his neighborhood. Was great to have John as a friend. Jerry and Martha

John Chlada Mar 31 2014 10:55 PM