Emmett Edward Jacklin

Emmett Edward Jacklin, 93, of Woodridge, formerly of Downers Grove.  Beloved husband of Dolores.  Loving father of Rev. Richard, Lawrence “Larry,” Gary (Barbara) and the late Kathleen.  Devoted grandfather of Shawn (Barbara) Jacklin, Crystal (Steve) Steinbach and Courtney (Alex) Alavi.  Dear great-grandfather of Sophia Jacklin, Ryann, Danny and Chase Steinbach, and Kaya Alavi.  Fond brother of Howard (late Dorothy) Jacklin and the late Carolyn (late Edward) Nelson.  Dear uncle of many.  Emmett was a WWII Army Veteran, a member of the American Legion Cantigny Post #556, retired from International Harvester (J. I. Case) after many years of service, and a 4th Degree member of the Knights of Columbus, St. John Council, Westmont Chapter.  Visitation 3 to 9pm Friday, Oct. 6, 2017 at Hallowell & James Funeral Home, 301-75th St., at Fairview Ave., Downers Grove.  Prayers 9:45am Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017 at the funeral home to St. Scholastica Church, Woodridge for Mass at 10:30am.  Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery.  Funeral home phone 630/964-6500 or www.hjfunerals.com

4 Replies to “Emmett Edward Jacklin”

  1. Love and prayers to our Illinois family. Though we cannot be with you during this difficult time, know that we are thinking of you all.
    Love, Rusty and Ellen

  2. Dear Family of Emmett Jacklin,

    The Knights of Columbus St. John Council 3738 (Westmont, IL) express their deepest sympathy at the passage of Brother Sir Knight Emmett into eternal life. The council will include him in its prayers for repose of the soul. God’s Peace be with you,

    Joseph P. Moffa, Grand Knight
    Knights of Columbus
    St. John Council 3738
    25 N. Cass Ave.
    Westmont, IL 60559

  3. Dear Jacklin family,

    Please accept our sympathy on Emmett’s death and be assured of our prayers.

    May God bless you abundantly!
    Deacon Greg and Mary LaMarche Ouska
    Your neighbors on Dunham and at St. Joseph’s

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