John Glavas

John D. Glavas

February 6, 1930 - September 6, 2020
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John D. Glavas, age 90, United States Marine Corps Korean War Veteran, beloved husband of Rita (nee O’Brien); loving father of Michael (Arlene) Glavas, Matthew (Mary) Glavas and Jeannine (Dr. Greg) Cowell; cherished grandfather of James (Tina), John, Samuel, Mary Kate, Audrey, Cathryn and Matthew; caring great grandfather of Reagan; dear brother of the late Charles Glavas; fond uncle to many nieces and nephews. Family and friends will gather on Wednesday at 11:00 A.M. at St. Damian Church, 5250 155th St. Oak Forest, IL 60452, for John's Funeral Mass. Entombment Good Shepherd Cemetery. John was Senior Vice President and CFO at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and St. Francis Medical Center in Pittsburg, PA. Our everlasting gratitude to Palos Hospital and Palos Home Care for their loving care of John. Funeral info 708-429-3200.
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Service Details

  • Funeral Mass

    Wednesday September 9, 2020 | 11:00am
    Wednesday September 9, 2020 11:00am
    St. Damian Church
    5250 W. 155th St.
    Oak Forest, IL 60452
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Fr. Joe Noonan
  • Interment

    Wednesday September 9, 2020 | 12:15pm
    Wednesday September 9, 2020 12:15pm
    Good Shepherd Cemetery
    16201 S. 104th Ave,
    Orland Park, IL 60467
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


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STL Fagans

Posted at 06:49pm
Our deepest sympathies. Your in our thoughts and prayers.
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STL Fagans purchased flowers and planted a memorial tree for the family of John Glavas.


John Slanicky

Posted at 10:25pm
Thank you for your service Cousin John. Rest in peace.

Allison Parker

Posted at 09:04pm
Sending love, prayers and a lasting memory from the Parker family.
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Posted at 04:16pm
My condolences to the Glavas family for the loss of John. Time to celebrate a life well lived. Glad to have had fellowship with him in The Croatian Fraternal Union and Sloboda Lodge #32 SAC.

Loretta Kunovic & Dennis Sanders

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