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Raymond M. McCabe

January 5, 1941 — March 17, 2022

Raymond M. McCabe

 

Age 81, died peacefully, Thursday, March 17, 2022 with his whole family by his side.

Survived by his loving wife of 55 years Carol (Chignoli) McCabe; three children Raymond R. McCabe, Erin S. (Michael) Testa and Michael M. McCabe; three grandchildren Michael A. Testa, Matthew R. Testa and Brenna C. Testa; in-laws Lou (Nan) Chignoli, Jim (Mary Jo) Chignoli, Mary Kay (George) Dolak, Jack (Vicki) Chignoli, Rick (Ami) Chignoli, Terri (Joe) Ambrozich, Lori (Tim) Cora and Bill (Karen) Chignoli.  Numerous nieces and nephews also survive.

Preceded in death by his parents Raymond M. McCabe Sr., Alma (Nanni) McCabe, and Margaret “Grandma” McCabe; Carol’s parents Bob and Eva Chignoli.

Born in Joliet, a lifelong resident.  Graduate from Joliet Catholic High, Joliet Junior College and attended North Central College.  Ray worked hard his whole life. 
He was a dedicated employee of AI Baskin, Will County Produce and Fox River Foods.  In his retirement he was a 19 year board member for his HOA.  Member of St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church.   Ray enjoyed spending time with his family especially his grandchildren.   Proud member of the Joliet Rivals Little League Team, playing in the 1956 Little League World Series in Williams Port, PA.  Ray coached his children’s little league team at St. Joseph Baseball Park, and he was very active in his children’s school actives, coaching Basketball at St. Paul’s Catholic School. He also enjoyed attending all events and games of his grandchildren.  He was an avid Golfer and bowler, lifelong fan of the Chicago White Sox, a huge fan of Notre Dame and Marquette. He will be dearly missed.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, March 22, 2022, at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.  with Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 a.m.   Interment Mt. Olivet Cemetery.   In lieu of flowers memorials to St. Paul’s Parrish or Joliet Catholic Academy would be appreciated.

 

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Visitation

Tuesday, March 22, 2022

10:00 - 11:00am (Central time)

St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church

18 Woodlawn Ave, Joliet, IL 60435

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Mass of Christian Burial

Tuesday, March 22, 2022

11:00 - 11:45am (Central time)

St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church

18 Woodlawn Ave, Joliet, IL 60435

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