John Spillane

John Joseph Spillane, 52, of Oak Park, died on Oct. 2, 2016. He was a member of the Oak Park Board of Realtors.  

John is survived by his wife, Karri (nee Compton); his children, Samantha Mary and Kaitlyn Marie Spillane; his siblings, Mary Stauffenberg, Joseph (Kelly), Kathleen (Wesley Helms), Susan (Jane Larkin), Daniel (Betsy), Michael (Gretchen), William (Heidi), Mary Anne, and David (Patrick Ryan); his in-laws, Glenn and Nancy Compton; his brothers-in-law, Glenn (Mary Lou) and Gerry (Greta) Compton; and his many nieces, nephews, and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard, PhD, and Annette (nee Busse); and his brother, Patrick (Kathy).  

Visitation will be held on Thursday, Oct. 6 from 3 to 9 p.m. at Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home, 203 S. Marion St. in Oak Park. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 7 at Ascension Church, 808 S. East Ave. Interment will be Private. 

In lieu of flowers, donations to the John Spillane Family Fund are appreciated:

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