John William Brennan, born in Chicago, IL, on Aug. 29, 1924 to John P. Brennan and Catherine (Maher) Triner, a veteran of World War II
Asian-Pacific Signal Corp., retired member of the Chicago Police Department and resident of Elmhurst, IL where he spend the past 25 years together with his loving wife of 64 years Katherine R. Brennan; their children, Cathy Ann (Chuck) Johnston, Michael E. Brennan; Jacalyn Ann Brennan, Patricia B. (Howard) Nelson and Heather M. Brennan; together with 12 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren. A man of commendable honor, strength, integrity and devotion, we all thank him from the depths of our souls for the honor and privilege of calling him "Dad" and "Granddad" and for being and exemplary role model. Visitation Monday from 3 to 9 p.m. at the Pedersen Ryberg Mortuary,
435 N. York Rd., Elmhurst. Funeral Tuesday, 9 a.m. from the mortuary to Mary Queen of Heaven Church, Elmhurst, Funeral Mass 10 a.m. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery. For info 630-834-1133.