John Wavel Molloy, 66, formerly of Oak Park, died on Aug. 7, 2021. Born on Sept. 1, 1954, he was husband of Maureen; the father of Mary Ellen (Nicholas Anichini), John (Nicole Soszynski) and Kevin Molloy; grandfather of Rowan Anichini and Fallon Molloy; brother of Michael and Kevin Molloy, Catherine (Tom) Holly, and Timothy Malone; and the uncle and great-uncle of many. 

A memorial Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 14, at Ascension Church, 801 S. East Ave., Oak Park. Followed by private interment. 

In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Jude Children’s Hospital (stjude.org) are appreciated. 

Arrangements were handled by Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home.

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