OBITUARY

James Daniel Callahan

October 2, 1971December 15, 2018

James D. "Jimmy" Callahan, age 47, passed away unexpectedly December 14, 2018 in Hoopston, Illinois.

Jimmy is the loving son to Gerald and Sharon Callahan; proud father of Anthony Callahan, cherished brother to Gerald (Coleen) Callahan Jr. and Kathleen (Timothy) Eagan; uncle to Shannon Callahan, Erin Callahn, and Samantha Eagan; cherished nephew to Bob and Suzie Valentinas and many other aunts and uncles; fond cousin to many.

Jimmy was a 1989 graduate of Marist High School. He valued and cherished his family and appreciated his blessings. Jimmy was a nature and animal lover.

Visitation will be Wednesday, December 19, 2018 from 9:00 am until time of his prayer service at 11:00 am at Andrew J. McGann and Son Funeral Home (10727 S. Pulaski Rd; Chicago, IL 60655). Then proceeding DIRECTLY for Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 am at St. Catherine of Alexandria Catholic Church. He will be laid to rest in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, December 19, 2018
  • Mass of Christian Burial Wednesday, December 19, 2018
  • Interment Wednesday, December 19, 2018
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James Daniel Callahan

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Amanda Bryan

December 19, 2018

Amanda Bryan

December 17, 2018

Jimmy had the biggest heart of anyone I’ve ever met. He was kind and so loving. He loved his family. Always thought of others before himself. Stayed true to his faith. Always made me laugh. He holds a very special place in my heart. I will miss him forever.

FROM THE FAMILY

Biography

James D. "Jimmy" Callahan, age 47, passed away unexpectedly December 14, 2018 in Hoopston, Illinois.
Jimmy is the loving son to Gerald and Sharon Callahan; proud father of Anthony Callahan, cherished brother to Gerald (Coleen) Callahan Jr. and Kathleen (Timothy) Eagan; uncle to Shannon Callahan, Erin Callahn, and Samantha Eagan; cherished nephew to Bob and Suzie Valentinas and many other aunts and uncles; fond cousin to many.
Jimmy was a 1989 graduate of Marist High School. He valued and cherished his family and appreciated his blessings. Jimmy was a nature and animal lover.
Visitation will be Wednesday, December 19, 2018 from 9:00 am until time of his prayer service at 11:00 am at Andrew J. McGann and Son Funeral Home (10727 S. Pulaski Rd; Chicago, IL 60655). Then proceeding DIRECTLY for Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 am at St. Catherine of Alexandria Catholic Church. He will be laid to rest in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.