Bernard J. Finnigan, age 75, beloved husband of Janet (nee Montgomery), died at his home in Palos Park, IL Monday, June 1, 2015.
He was born Dec. 2, 1939, the first of five children born to Bernard and Catherine Finnigan.
Bernie grew up in Minnesota, and spent his adult life in the Chicago, IL area, working for various companies in the acctuarial/insurance industry.
Bernie’s family was a very important part of his life. He was a loving father of Michael (Laura) Finnigan, and the late Denise DuBois; and had five cherished grandchildren: Andy (Bernadette), Bryan and Samantha Finnigan, along with Nicole and Zach DuBois. Newest of all, is his precious 3- month-old great-granddaughter, Olivia Finnigan.
He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, extended family, and his four-legged buddy, Bentley.
A memorial service took place at Westchester Community Church in Chicago Sunday, June 7 at noon, with a short visitation prior to the service.
Memorials in Bernie’s memory may be made to Feeding America (feedingamerica.org) or Westchester Community Church Memorial Fund.