In memory of
John Michael Stapleton
John Michael Stapleton, age 94, a lifelong resident of Chicago. Proud Army Air Corps WWII Veteran, and one of the "Greatest Generation". Beloved husband of the late Evangeline "Connie" Constance Stapleton, nee Xamplas for 54 wonderful years. Devoted father to Linda (Evan) Vlaeminck, Tracy (the late Matthew) Chagdes, and Jason (Devon) Stapleton. Cherished grandfather of Madeline, Leon Ethan, Vivienne, and John Owen. Preceded in death by his parents Berdine and John Stapleton. Dear brother of the late Alice (Chet) Miles, the late Joe (Loretta) Stapleton, and the late David Stapleton. Beloved uncle to many nieces and nephews. John was a longtime resident of the northwest side of Chicago, and worked for the city of Chicago Department of Streets and Sanitation Bureau of Electricity for 46 years. He was a well loved and respected member of Edgebrook Community. He loved ballroom dancing and this is how he met his wife. He enjoyed playing volleyball at St Mary of the Woods Church and cheering on his favorite football team the Chicago Bears. John was a wonderful father who loved to spend time with his wife and three children, as well as walking his dog Chloe throughout the neighborhood. He was a true gentleman and will be greatly missed. A visitation will be held Saturday, January 23, 2021 at Smith-Corcoran Funeral Home, 6150 N. Cicero Ave. Chicago from 12:00-2:00PM. Interment private. For more information please call 773-736-3833.
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In memory of
John Michael Stapleton
John Michael Stapleton, age 94, a lifelong resident of Chicago. Proud Army Air Corps WWII Veteran, and one of the "Greatest Generation". Beloved husband of the late Evangeline "Connie" Constance Stapleton, nee Xamplas for 54 wonderful years. Devoted father to Linda (Evan) Vlaeminck, Tracy (the late Matthew) Chagdes, and Jason (Devon) Stapleton. Cherished grandfather of Madeline, Leon Ethan, Vivienne, and John Owen. Preceded in death by his parents Berdine and John Stapleton. Dear brother of the late Alice (Chet) Miles, the late Joe (Loretta) Stapleton, and the late David Stapleton. Beloved uncle to many nieces and nephews. John was a longtime resident of the northwest side of Chicago, and worked for the city of Chicago Department of Streets and Sanitation Bureau of Electricity for 46 years. He was a well loved and respected member of Edgebrook Community. He loved ballroom dancing and this is how he met his wife. He enjoyed playing volleyball at St Mary of the Woods Church and cheering on his favorite football team the Chicago Bears. John was a wonderful father who loved to spend time with his wife and three children, as well as walking his dog Chloe throughout the neighborhood. He was a true gentleman and will be greatly missed. A visitation will be held Saturday, January 23, 2021 at Smith-Corcoran Funeral Home, 6150 N. Cicero Ave. Chicago from 12:00-2:00PM. Interment private. For more information please call 773-736-3833.
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Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

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By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

Sku: tre-tim-50

About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

Sku: tre-tim-10

About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

Sku: tre-tim-50

About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

Sku: tre-tim-100

 

About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

Sku: tre-tim-x
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