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John Charles Kalnes

February 19, 2018 January 27, 2015
John Charles Kalnes
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John C. Kalnes, age 96, of River Forest, formerly of Chicago, veteran U.S. Army, WW II; beloved husband of 71 years to Mardel nee Sauter; loving father of Leslye Anne (James W.) Madden, Tom (Barbara) and the late John C. Kalnes Jr.; cherished grandfather of Lucy, Susanna and Katherine Kalnes, and John Charles, Olivia Anne, Lara Maria and the late Maria Grace Madden; dear brother of the late Antoinette, Stephen, Emily, Frank, Delia and Alex; caring uncle to Nancy Kalnes Hencke and many other special nieces and nephews. Visitation Friday 3 to 8 p.m. at Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home, 203 S. Marion St., Oak Park. Prayers Saturday 10:45 a.m. to Ascension Church for Mass at 11:30 a.m. Private interment St. Casimir Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to your favorite charity are appreciated.


Saturday, January 31 11:30 a.m.

Ascension Church 808 S. East Ave., Oak Park


Friday, January 30 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Prayers Saturday 10:45 a.m.

Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home

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