James C. O'Malley

July 26, 2021


James C. (Charlie) O'Malley, age 85 of Chicago, IL died peacefully Monday July 26, 2021. Loving Husband of 61 years to Mary nee Quinn; devoted father to James (Debra), William and Laura (Andrew) Slipkevych; proud grandpa to Joseph, Matthew (Sean), Jenna (Jonathan), Conor (Franchesca) and Quinn; dear brother to the late Austin (Mary) O'Malley; found uncle to many nieces and nephews overseas. A native of Co. Mayo Ireland, he had a long career in the automobile industry and relished his time as a member of several Irish Showbands performing with the Bachelor Showband and the Shannonaires for many years.

Visitation will be held Thursday July 29, 4-8pm at Cooney Funeral Home 625 Busse Hwy, Park Ridge, IL 60068. A memorial Mass will be held on Friday, 10:30am at St. Francis Borgia Church. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, donations to Misericordia are appreciated. For information please call 847-685-1002 or visit

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July 29, 2021

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Cooney Funeral Home
625 Busse Highway
Park Ridge, IL 60068

Memorial Mass
July 30, 2021

10:30 AM
St. Francis Borgia Church
3535 N. Panama
Chicago, IL 60634

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