John T. Cavanaugh Obituary
We are sad to announce that on November 23, 2022 we had to say goodbye to John T. Cavanaugh of Wilmington, Illinois, born in Kankakee, Illinois. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family.
He was predeceased by : his parents, Dan Cavanaugh and Mary Cavanaugh; his sister Kathleen Gatlin; and his niece Marne Cavanaugh-Wyatt. He is survived by : his wife Shirley Cavanaugh; his children, Kimberly Cavanaugh of San Antonio, TX, Kari Cavanaugh of Braidwood, J. Kelly Cavanaugh of Custer Park and Chris Cavanaugh (Tonya) of Braidwood; his grandchildren, Angela Julian (Brian), Amy Howard (Wayne), Kristin Doherty (Ryan), Melissa Gillis, Luke Borth, Jake Borth, Ryan Cavanaugh (Aliyah Reyes) and Bret John Cavanaugh; his great grandchildren, Elijah, Kylie, Logan, Jayla, Aiden and Jackson; his siblings, Mary Schott (late Jack) of Kankakee, Francis Cavanaugh (Joanne) of Braidwood, Bill Cavanaugh (Kax) of Kankakee and Ray Cavanaugh (Kay) of Oro Valley, AZ; his brother-in-law Don Cunning (Jody) of Sebring, FL; his cousin Dick Lehman of Lander, WY; and his close friends, Jim and Carol Shenk of Wilmington.
Visitation was held on Friday, November 25th 2022 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM at the Ferrari Funeral Services (1044 Ferrari Dr, Coal City, IL 60416). A funeral service was held on Friday, November 25th 2022 at 1:00 PM at the same location.
The family requests in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Ronald McDonald House Charities in honor of John.