OBITUARY

Michael R. McComb Jr.

April 25, 1967September 22, 2020

Michael R. McComb Jr., of Chicago, age 53, passed away peacefully September 22nd surrounded by family and friends in his home. He is preceded in death by his mother Cheryl nee Banker. He leaves behind his beloved father, Michael R. Sr.,Retired CPD Sgt., devoted and loving wife, Kathy nee Heneghan, their amazing children Matthew and Erin, and his loving brother James. He will be missed by so many including his aunts Janice Banker(Jerry) and Jeanine O'Hara (Mike), uncles Joe Walsh (late Bobbie) and Ted Banker (late Pam), cousins BJ, Tina, Bill, Matt, and Jill. He loved his wife's family ( Pat, Theresa, Brian, Sean, Michael, Colleen, Marty, and Moirra) as his own, and they loved him back like a brother. He was proud to be an outlaw with Carol, Mike, Sheila, Maria, Elvia, and Kirk. He loved his nieces and nephews: Owen, Genevieve, Eileen, Megan, Joe, Sean, Kevin, Cecille, Katrina, Evan, Liam, Tristan, and Juliana and his great nieces and nephews: Cydni, Dillon, Ethan, and Josh. Mike was a proud member of Local 399 International Union of Operating Engineers for over 30 years. He worked at the same downtown location for 30 years and will be missed by the 190 crew. Mike was a member of 2 Holy Name Societies, St. Christina and St, John Fisher. He was a beloved basketball coach for both the boy and girl teams at St. John Fisher. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, as well. Misericordia is the charity that he had the most passion for and he was an amazing Candy Day coordinator for 103rd St and Kedzie Ave. Besides the great love he had for family and friends, he absolutely LOVED 16" softball. He so looked forward to, and enjoyed, the community and sport of those Wednesday, Thursday nights and Sunday afternoons. When you think of Mike, I hope he brings a smile to your face and laughter from your mouth. Be at peace knowing he is no longer suffering or in pain. We will miss him forever but he will be with those that have gone before us, and we will one day join him in God's Kingdom.

In lieu of flowers donations appreciated to Misericordia c/o Martin Heneghan #1697, 6300 N. Ridge, Chicago, IL 60660 or go to www.misericordia.com use Giving (be sure to mention Martin and use #1697) also, www.christmaswithoutcancer.org or mailed to CWC, P.O. Box 628, Oak Lawn, IL 60454-0628

In consideration of the safety of our guests and associates, Andrew J. McGann and Son Funeral Home will adhere to the current gathering restrictions in the state of Illinois, which allow 50 or fewer guests at services. Proper social distancing must be practiced and all guests will be required to wear face masks at all times. Thank you for your cooperation.

Services

24 October

Memorial Mass

10:00 am

St. John Fisher Church

10234 S. Washtenaw Ave.
Chicago, IL 60655

Memories

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Brian Dignan

October 11, 2020

Mike was a real authentic person. Any conversation I ever had with him was real and usually ended with us laughing. I send my condolences to Kathy , Matt, Erin, my old friend Jimmy and his family, and Mr. Mac. I will keep you in my prayers. I am so sorry for your loss. Mike was a great man.
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Kim Georgian

October 10, 2020

One of my most cherished memories is being Maid of Honor at Kathy and Mike’s wedding. Such a beautiful couple, and a love of a lifetime.

I also remember lots of good times and Mike’s laugh when I would call him as his secret admirer, “Bougaslava”.

Mike was truly a wonderful man and will be missed by some many. Sending all my love to Kathy and the entire family.

Tim O'Shea

October 7, 2020

I knew Mike from riding on the Rock Island. We had a lot of laughs and a few Miller Lites! Always looked forward to the train ride home! Rest in peace my friend!

James Venhuizen

September 30, 2020

Angels knocked upon Mike's door,
And carried him away.
To places we don't understand,
That very fateful day.
But I believe we'll meet again,
And shake each other's hand.
To walk amongst a better place,
And carry out God's plan.
So, remember what he asked of us
and give it all you got,
And say hello, to Mike's free soul,
When standing near his plot.

Trish Mashak

September 29, 2020

My heart breaks as I sit here writing. I met Kathy and Mike in 1998. Our boys were the same age and our girls were the same age. I couldn't have asked for better neighbors and friends during my years in Mt. Greenwood. Although we didn't see them quite as much after we moved, they were always near and dear to my heart. Mike was an amazing husband to Kathy, father to Matt and Erin, and friend to all. His memory will live on in all those who's lives he touched. Love you always Kathy, Matt, and Erin.

Scotty Mckenna

September 29, 2020

God Bless Man Kev and his family

Kathleen McComb

September 29, 2020

Jim McComb

September 29, 2020

Mary & Scotty Clifford

September 28, 2020

We extend our most sincere condolences on the passing of Mike. Had the pleasure of meeting Mike as he was assisting me with soccer one year. Mike was all gung ho with what we could do for the kids. Had to remind him that these are 1st graders and with that comes airplanes overhead to beautiful flowers (dandelions) for Mom, our job here was to run them so they go to bed for Mom and Dad tonight. One of many memories I have of him something I'm grateful for. We keep Mike and his family in our prayers. Rest in Paradise Mike as both St John Fisher and St. Christina welcome you home.

Patrick Ashe

September 26, 2020

Mike was a great guy and a good softball player. It was the beginning of opening day for Christina softball and i got the winning hit off of Mike which I never could do but I got the hit and after the game I went up to mike and gave him a hug and said I finally got a hit off you and we both laughed. He will be missed by many. We will all see him soon. Rip Mike .

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