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Jack W. Righeimer

May 2, 1938 ~ September 15, 2023 (age 85) 85 Years Old

Jack Righeimer Obituary

Jack W. Righeimer, 85 of River Forest passed away peacefully September 15, 2023.  He is the beloved husband of Lois "Jennie" Righeimer nee Maupin.  Loving father of Carolyn and Julie Righeimer and fond brother of the late Robert J. Righeimer. He graduated from Marquette University and received a Masters Degree from Northern Illinois University.  Jack produced and hosted one of the first PBS healthcare programs called "Consultation".   He worked for the University of Illinois Medical Center for 20 years and retired as Director of Public Affairs.   Visitation 9:00 am - 10:00am, Saturday, September 30th at St. Vincent Ferrer Catholic Church 1530 Jackson Ave., River Forest where a Mass will be held at 10:00 am.  Memorial to Shriners Hospital for Children or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, appreciated.  Info. 708-366-2200 or

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September 30, 2023

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
St. Vincent Ferrer Catholic Church
1530 Jackson Ave.
River Forest, IL 60305

Mass of Christian Burial
September 30, 2023

10:00 AM
St. Vincent Ferrer Catholic Church
1530 Jackson Ave.
River Forest, IL 60305


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

Shriners Children's Hospital
2211 N. Oak Park Ave., Chicago IL 60707
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