Robert G. "Bob" Bougadis
July 17, 1935 - June 25, 2017
Robert G. "Bob" Bougadis, age 81, of Lisle, IL, formerly of Chicago and Berkeley, IL, died peacefully Sunday, June 25, 2017 in Naperville, IL. He was born July 17, 1935 in Chicago, IL, to George and Loretta (nee Sora) Bougadis.
Bob is survived by his wife of 55 years, Mara Bougadis (nee Rosignoli); four children Sandy (Chuck) Ronayne, Steve (Lori), Robert (Mardi), and Paul (Laura); his beloved grandchildren, Ryan and Steven Ronayne; Megan and Emily Bougadis; Blake and Gavin Bougadis, Ethan and Ben Bougadis. Fond brother-in-law, uncle, great-uncle and friend of many.
Bob grew up in Chicago, was a graduate of Foreman High School and attended Wright Junior College. He was proud to have served in the U.S. Navy from 1954 – 1957 and worked in the heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) industry for many years. Bob was a member at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church in Lisle since 1980 and loved to golf, bowl, entertain his grandkids, and get together regularly with his friends.
Visitation Thursday, June 29, 2017 from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday, June 30, 11:30 am at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, Kingston & Front Sts., Lisle.
Future inurnment: St. Joseph Cemetery, River Grove, IL.
For more information, please call (630) 355-0213.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to: Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF), 26 Broadway, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10004, (877) 533-4483, jdrf.org