Gibbons Family Funeral Home, Ltd.
5917 W. Irving Park Road
Chicago, IL 60634-2618

Phone:(773) 777-3944

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Coyne, James

James J. Coyne

James J. Coyne, 94; beloved husband of 71 years to Geraldine nee Burkart; loving father of Karen (Joseph) Cortese, James (Michele Scaccia-Coyne) and Nancy (William Hochfellner); cherished grandfather of Christopher (Abigail Myers) and Courtney; devoted great grandfather of Caroline; dear brother of the late Mary Coultry, Catherine McDermott and Margaret Birmingham; fond uncle, cousin and friend to many. Proud 74-year member of the Plumbers Union Local 130. Memorial Visitation Monday 10 AM until time of Mass 11 AM at St. Andrew Church (SW corner of Paulina and Addison) at 3546 N. Paulina Street, Chicago. Interment Private. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Misericordia Home. Arrangements entrusted to Gibbons Family Funeral Home. For info 773-777-3944 or

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St. Andrew Church
(SW corner of Paulina and Addison)

This post has 6 comments
Katie Davis
3 Jun 2022

Geri and family,

Our deepest sympathies on your loss. We will.miss Jim’s infectious smile and his love of family.

Maureen (Donahue) Moran, Katie & Megan Davis, Tom Phetmeuangmay

Scott Spangle
3 Jun 2022


Our hearts are with you in this difficult time. I feel blessed to have known Jim, and will always remember him as a blessing to all.

Scott & Judy Spangle

colleen ward
4 Jun 2022

So sorry for your loss. He will be missed on Cornelia.

The Ward family


Heartfelt and prayerful condolences from the Chicago Police Chaplains. Jim will be remembered at the next Police Mass.

In the meantime, may family and friends know the healing touch of our all-loving, all-merciful God! [Police Chaplains Ministry: or 312/738-7588]

Edward Cargill
6 Jun 2022

One of the nicest men I ever met! A real gentleman and a great friend of Local 130. Always a smile and that look that said he really was glad to see you. Our sympathies and prayers to the Coyne family. Ed and Susan Cargill and family

Patrick bailey
6 Jun 2022

Prayers for the Coyne family James was one of my brother John best friend.


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