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George J. "Skip" Tighe

October 10, 1930 ~ October 31, 2021 (age 91)

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Obituary

George J. “Skip” Tighe, Jr., U.S. Army Veteran, passed away peacefully in the tranquility of his home on Sunday, October 31, 2021, surrounded by his loving family, at the Golden age of 91. Beloved Husband of the late Shirley, nee Kamarke, Tighe. Devoted Father of Richard J. Tighe and Dawn P. (Gary) Grant. Loving Son of the late George Sr. and Mamie Tighe. Fond Grandfather of Patrick, Daniel, and Michael Grant. Dear Brother of the Late Patricia Tighe. Owner of Midstates Elevator Co. for 27 years. Proud member of Local 2 IUEC.

Family and friends are to gather for the visitation, Wednesday, November 3, 2021 from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Words of Remembrance celebrated promptly at 7:00 P.M. at Russo’s Hillside Chapels, 4500 Roosevelt Road, Hillside, Illinois 60162 (Located between Mannheim & Wolf Road). Funeral to follow Thursday, November 4, 2021 at 10:00 A.M. Interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside, Illinois. For additional information call (708) 449-5300.

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
November 3, 2021

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Russo's Hillside Chapels
4500 Roosevelt Road
Hillside, IL 60162

Words of Remembrance
Wednesday
November 3, 2021

7:00 PM
Russo's Hillside Chapels
4500 Roosevelt Road
Hillside, IL 60162

Interment
Thursday
November 4, 2021

Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery
1400 South Wolf Road
Hillside, IL 60162

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