Timothy Eggert

Timothy R. Eggert, 73, of North Riverside, died on Sept. 7, 2021. Born on Aug. 7, 1948, he was the proud owner of The Competitive Foot running store in Oak Park and Western Springs for 40 years. He sponsored local races, participated in many of the Downtown Oak Park business district events and activities, and volunteered at the Chicago Marathon. He cared deeply about his employees, customers and the Oak Park community.

Tim was the husband of Tyna Eggert for a wonderful 50 years; the father of Todd (Kelly) Eggert and Tracy (Tommy) Fussaro; the grandfather of Chase and Chloe Eggert & Thomas Fussaro; the brother of Judith (Thomas) Harrington and Jeff (Christine) Eggert; the brother-in-law of Roger (Nancy) Wolff; and the uncle and friend of many. Tim was preceded in death by his parents Len and June Eggert.

Visitation was held on Sept. 9 at Hallowell & James Funeral Home in Countryside, with a funeral service on Sept. 10. Interment was private. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Parkinson’s Foundation, http://www.parkinson.org.

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