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James Owen O'Malley

January 07, 2019 to January 08, 2019
James Owen O’Malley, 69, of Wood Dale, Illinois. Beloved husband of 46 years to his high school sweetheart Barbara (nee Becker); loving father of James (Jane) O’Malley, Megan (Adam) Borus, and Maureen O’Malley; devoted “Papa” of Gavin and Neave O’Malley; dear brother of Mary (the late Stephen) O’Mahoney, Michael (Elizabeth) O’Malley, and the late Martin O’Malley; cherished son of the late Michael “Joyce” and Mary (nee Lally) O’Malley; fond son-in-law of the late Arthur and Dorothy (nee Hein) Becker; dear brother-in-law to Arthur (Nancy) Becker, Judith (the late William) Ward, Joseph (Joanne) Becker, Virginia (James) McIlvain, Richard (Susan) Becker, and Philip (Emily) Becker; beloved uncle, great-uncle, cousin, and friend to many. Avid fisherman and longtime employee of Illinois Bell/Ameritech/AT&T. Visitation Monday 3:00-8:00 p.m. and Tuesday 8:00 a.m. until time of funeral, 9:30 a.m. at The Oaks Funeral Home 1201 E. Irving Park Rd. (at Prospect), Itasca to the Church of the Holy Ghost 254 N. Wood Dale Rd., Wood Dale. Mass 10:00 a.m. Interment Mount Carmel Cemetery. Donations in James’ name may be made to Northwestern Memorial Foundation. For checks: Please make out to: Northwestern Memorial Foundation Transplant Endowment in memory of James O’Malley 541 N. Fairbanks Court, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611 Attn: Ann Murray. For online gifts: www.foundation@nm.org There is a drop down box to designate support - the Transplant Endowment Also a drop down for filling in the dedication of the gift as a tribute to James O’Malley. For funeral info: 630-250-8588 or www.theoaksfh.com