John D. Sheehy, 84

Congress Park School custodian

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John D. Sheehy, 84, a Chicago native and longtime resident of the Garfield Ridge neighborhood, died on March 3, 2020.

Born on Jan. 10, 1936, he was a truck driver for Signal Delivery and a proud member of the Chicago Truck Drivers Helpers and Warehouse Workers Union Local 705. 

He was also well known in the Congress Park School community for being a dedicated custodian for over 10 years.

Mr. Sheehy was the husband of Maryann Sheehy (nee Volland); the father of Mark (Jill McGowan) Sheehy, Glenn (Raymond Rodriguez) Sheehy and Christopher (Tyna Lewis-Lewandowski) Sheehy; the brother of the late Patricia Kamradt and Marlene Kulungian; and the uncle of Angela Love, Laurie Kulungian and other nieces and nephews. 

Services have been held. Entombment was at Resurrection Cemetery in Justice.

The family appreciates memorials to Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 3116 S. Racine Ave., Chicago, 60618.

Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.

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