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Raymond J. Yackley

May 27, 1938 September 7, 2018
Raymond J. Yackley
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Obituary for Raymond J. Yackley

Raymond J. "Ray" Yackley, age 80, a lifelong resident of Naperville, IL, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, September 7, 2018 at Edward Hospital in Naperville. He was born May 27, 1938 in Aurora, IL.

Beloved husband of Carole Yackley (nee Schutte), whom he married November 7, 1964, loving father of Danielle (Randy) Leannah of Marseilles, IL and Darin Yackley of North Aurora, IL, adored grandfather of Alexa, Peter and Sophia Kallergis; Faith Yackley, devoted son of the late Lucian and Rita (nee Bermes) Yackley, dear brother of Sharon (the late Larry) Sinnott of Crest Hill, IL, Darrell Yackley of Tennessee, Judy Lagro of Minnesota, Chris Calderaro of Darien, IL, Yvonne (the late Richard) Ingalls of Downers Grove, IL, Dan (Teri) Yackley of St. Charles, IL and the late Janet (the late Gerald) Gehrke and the late Darlene (Larry) Ryan, brother-in-law of Diane Schutte of Batavia, IL, fond cousin, uncle, great-uncle and friend of many.

Ray grew up in Naperville, attended SS. Peter & Paul Grade School and was a 1956 graduate of Marmion Academy in Aurora. He served in the U.S. Army from 1961-1963 and worked as a truck driver for over 40 years with Harry W. Kuhn Inc., West Chicago, IL. Ray was a longtime member of SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church and enjoyed golfing and fishing.

Visitation Tuesday, September 11, 2018, 3:00-9:00 PM at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday, September 12, 11:00 AM at SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, 36 N. Ellsworth St., Naperville

Interment: SS. Peter & Paul Cemetery, Naperville, IL.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Ray's memory may be made to:

Edward Heart Hospital, c/o Edward Foundation, 801 S. Washington Street, Naperville, Illinois 60540, 630-527-3954,

For more information, please call (630) 355-0213.

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3:00 PM 9/11/2018 3:00:00 PM - 9:00 PM 9/11/2018 9:00:00 PM
Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home

44 S. Mill St.
Naperville, IL 60540

Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home
44 S. Mill St. Naperville 60540 IL
United States

Mass of Christian Burial




11:00 AM 9/12/2018 11:00:00 AM
SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church

36 N. Ellsworth Street
Naperville, Illinois 60540

SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church
36 N. Ellsworth Street Naperville 60540 Illinois
United States

Cemetery Details


SS. Peter & Paul Cemetery Final Resting Place

701 North Ave
Naperville, Illinois 60540

701 North Ave Naperville 60540 Illinois
United States

Memorial Contribution

Edward Heart Hospital, c/o Edward Foundation

801 S. Washington Street
Naperville, Illinois 60540

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