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

Phone:(773) 777-3944

Fax:(773) 777-3295


John T. Heger, Jr.

Chief Master Sergeant John T. Heger, Jr., 91; died peacefully December 27, 2023. He proudly served 35 years of military service, with 20 years as part of the National Guard Services. John was the NCOIC of H.F. Radio and member of the 264th Combat Communications Squadron. In 1953 John became a long-standing member of the Loyal Order of Moose Lodge #2578. Beloved husband of the late Marilyn nee Vogt; loving father of Catherine Heger-Miller, William T. (Doris) and the late Robert T. and John F.; cherished grandfather of Miranda Rae Miller; great-grandfather of Amelia B.; dear brother of Judith Mills and the late Virginia Reynolds; Funeral Saturday, January 6th 9:30 AM from Gibbons Family Funeral Home 5917 W. Irving Park RD (½ Block East of Austin) to St. Pascal Church. Mass 10 AM. Interment Maryhill Cemetery. Visitation Friday, January 5th from 3-8 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. For info 773-777-3944 or

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Friday, January 5th from 3-8PM
Saturday, January 6th prayers at 9:30 AM
Gibbons Family Funeral Home
5917 W. Irving Park Rd.
Chicago, IL 60634


St. Pascal Church at 10 AM
(Melvina & Irving Park Rd.)


Maryhill Cemetery
8600 N Milwaukee Ave,
Niles, IL 60714

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1 Jan 2024

I will miss you dearly Dad. Say hi to mom, Johnny and Robert for me.


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