James W. Fahey, 74, a lifelong resident of Oak Park, died on April 26, 2018. Born on Oct. 18, 1943, he was a U.S. Army veteran.
James was the husband of the late Mary D. (nee Madigan); father of Adam T. Fahey, Nathaniel J. (Veda) Fahey and Matthew Q. (Tricia Stark) Fahey; grandfather of Henry; brother of Thomas (the late Judy) Fahey, Terry Fahey, Philip Fahey, Kathleen (Jeff) Aloisio, the late Rory (the late Aurora), and the late Kevin Fahey; son-in-law of Betty Madigan; and uncle of many nieces and nephews.
A memorial Mass will be celebrated at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 5, at Oak Park’s Ascension Catholic Church, 808 S. East Ave., followed by private interment at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the American Cancer Society are appreciated. Additional information is available at 708-383-3191 or www.drechslerbrownwilliams.com.