Thomas Francis McCann Sr., 82, of Riverside, died on Dec. 16, 2017. 

He was a captain in the U.S. Air Force and enjoyed playing cards, going to the YMCA and was a member of the Chicago Jaycees while at Sears. 

Mr. McCann was the husband of Josephine (nee Thomas); the father of Thomas Francis Jr. (Michelle), Pamela Jean McCann (Lainie Wolfson), Veronica Erin McCann and the late Michael Patrick and late Jeffrey James (Julie) McCann; the grandfather of Thomas Francis III, Kelly Rachel, Michael Patrick II, Ashley, Christopher Michael and Samantha Brooke; the great-grandfather of Aryiana and Landon; the brother of the late James (Eloise) and Jerome John (Christina) McCann; the uncle of Jaimie and nephew of Virginia Brennan. 

A memorial gathering will be held on Friday, Dec. 29 from 11 a.m. until time of services at 1 p.m. at Ivins/Moravecek Funeral Home, 80 E. Burlington St. in Riverside.