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John A. Schiltz

July 17, 1926 February 28, 2018
John A. Schiltz
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Obituary for John A. Schiltz

John A. Schiltz, age 91, a lifelong resident of Joliet, IL, passed away peacefully on February 28, 2018, with his family at his side. He was born on July 17, 1926 in Joliet.

John was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Dolores “Snookie” Schiltz; his parents, John and Angela Schiltz; and his siblings, Mary Gregorash, Carl Schiltz and Angela Gerl. He is survived by his sister, Veronica (the late Edward) Williams of Joliet; as well as his numerous nieces and nephews.

John proudly served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He worked his entire career as a dispatcher for the E.J. & E. Railroad and retired in 1986. John was a devout catholic his entire life.

For those who would like to leave a lasting tribute to John’s life, memorials donations in his name to Villa Franciscan, 210 North Springfield Ave., Joliet, IL 60435 would be greatly appreciated.

Visitation will be Saturday, March 3, 12:00 Noon until the time of funeral services at 1:00 PM at the Overman-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, corner of Routes 30 & 59, Plainfield. Interment will follow at Plainfield Township Cemetery.


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Visitation

Saturday

3

Mar

12:00 PM 3/3/2018 12:00:00 PM - 1:00 PM 3/3/2018 1:00:00 PM
Overman-Jones Funeral Home

15219 Joliet Rd.
Plainfield, IL 60544

Overman-Jones Funeral Home
15219 Joliet Rd. Plainfield 60544 IL
United States

Service

Saturday

3

Mar

1:00 PM 3/3/2018 1:00:00 PM
Overman-Jones Funeral Home

15219 Joliet Rd.
Plainfield, IL 60544

Overman-Jones Funeral Home
15219 Joliet Rd. Plainfield 60544 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Plainfield Township Cemetery Final Resting Place

15408 South Joliet Road
Plainfield, IL 60544

15408 South Joliet Road Plainfield 60544 IL
United States
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