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William "Bill" Jacklin

June 28, 1932 May 24, 2019
William "Bill" Jacklin
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Obituary for William "Bill" Jacklin

CARBONDALE – William “Bill” Jacklin, 86, of Carbondale, passed away on Friday, May 24, 2019 at Helia Healthcare of Energy.

Bill was born June 28, 1932 to Peter and Harriet (Grow) Jacklin in Chicago. He married Judith King on November 5, 1966. She preceded him in death on May 17, 1997.

Bill served his country in the US Navy from 1952 until 1955. He went on to work as an Electronics Technician for Universal Oil Products until his retirement. Bill was of the Catholic faith. He was an active member in the Knights of Columbus and a member of American Association of Retired Persons.

Surviving him is son, William (Kim) Jacklin of Newport Richey, FL; daughters, Beth (Malcom) Morrison of Carbondale and Mary (Steve) Lane of West Chicago; six grandchildren, Kevin and Kaitlyn Morrison, Matthew and Brandon Lane, and Liam and Jayna Jacklin; and many cousins.

He is preceded in death by his parents; wife; sister, Lorraine; and brother, Robert Jacklin.

Visitation will be 11 AM until 1 PM on Thursday, May 30, 2019 at Muzyka and Sons Funeral Home, 5776 West Lawrence Avenue in Chicago. Burial with military honors will follow at St. Boniface Cemetery, Chicago.

Meredith Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

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11:00 AM 5/30/2019 11:00:00 AM - 1:00 PM 5/30/2019 1:00:00 PM
Muzyka and Sons Funeral Home

5776 West Lawrence Avenue
Chicago, IL 60630

Muzyka and Sons Funeral Home
5776 West Lawrence Avenue Chicago 60630 IL
United States

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St. Boniface Cemetery Final Resting Place

4901 North Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60640

4901 North Clark Street Chicago 60640 IL
United States

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