Lorraine McCahill and her late husband Thomas Edward McCahill

Lorraine “Rainy” McCahill (nee Riordan), 101, a former longtime resident of River Forest, died peacefully on April 5, 2021 in her Oak Park home. She was the wife of the late Thomas Edward McCahill; the mother of Thomas (Laurel), Larry (Katie), Marian (Dennis) Quirk, Maria (James) Stilling, William, Mary Jo, and Patrick McCahill; grandmother of Christopher (Sarah Kaspar), Mary (Jeff Naour), Erin (Eric O’Malley), Kevin (Jean), Joseph (Maura), Martin (Molly Finn), Edmund, Molly (Pat Janulis), Patty, Tommy, Michael (Tiffany), Mimi (Bob) Rossi, and Brigid (Karm) Salh McCahill; Colleen, Rory (LuMiao) and Kerry Quirk; Tommy (Lindsey), Danny (Katie), Meaghan (Seth) Jaramillo, Sean, and Kelly Stilling; and Billy, Ellie and Brendan Vrtis; great- grandmother of 24; sister of the late Rev. Thomas Riordan, the late Josephine (late Ervine) Gray, the late Eleanor (late Fred) Clausen and the late Lawrence (Kathy) Riordan; and the daughter of the late Thomas and late Matilda Riordan. 

A private memorial Mass was celebrated at St. Luke Church in River Forest, and Lorraine will be interred privately at Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Chicago. Memorials to a charity of your choice, are appreciated. 

Arrangements by Peter B. Kennedy & Co. Funeral Directors.

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