In memory of
John L. "Jack" Tierney
John L. "Jack" Tierney, 82, of St. Charles, passed away on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 in Geneva, IL. He was born on May 8, 1936 in Chicago, IL, the son of John and Dorothy (Walsh) Tierney.
Jack retired after 37 years as the sexton of Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Aurora. He was the owner of J.L. Marksit Company. He was a member of Riverside Community Church in St. Charles.
Jack is survived by his wife of 22 years, Peggy Tierney of St. Charles; his daughter, Kathy Tierney of CO; his sons, Michael (Agnes) Tierney of Marengo and Kevin (Lisa) Tierney of Plano; his grandchildren, Mitch, Erik, Caitlin, Jessica, Shannon and Gabi; his sister, Patricia Barch of Hoffman Estates; his brother, Tom (Carol) Tierney of AR and many nieces and nephews.
Jack was preceded in death by his parents and his first wife, Doris.
Visitation will be held on Friday, May 11, 2018 from 11 A.M. until the service hour at 1 P.M. at The Healy Chapel, 332 W. Downer Place, Aurora, IL 60506. Pastor Paul Sommerfeld will officiate. Interment will be at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to a local charity of donor's choice.
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