COUNCIL #6964 - HOFFMAN-SCHAUMBURG REMEMBERS
MARTIN J. FOLAN

 

Martin J. Folan of Hoffman Estates for 43 years A funeral Mass for Martin J. Folan, 74, will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 25, at Church of the Holy Spirit. Burial will be in All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines. Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, June 24, at Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road (between Higgins and Irving Park Road), Schaumburg. Born Sept. 13, 1933, he died Saturday, June 21, 2008, at St. Alexius Medical Center. Mr. Folan was a Korean War veteran, serving in the Air Force for 9½ years. He was a faithful navigator of Hillinger Council K.C., awarded 1980 Family of the Year from the State of Illinois K.C., on the Citizens Advisory Council for Mayor Richard M. Daley, awarded 1980 Citizen of the Year from Hoffman Estates and was a member of the126th Bomb Wing Squadron. He was the husband of Joan Gautcher; father of Martin E. (Jeanine), Cynthia (John) Busch and Jeannette (Bob) Kalinauskas; brother of Nancy (Jerry) Lockie and Kathleen (the late Howard) Rutishauser; grandfather of Katherine, Kelly and Baby John; and uncle of many. For information, 847-891-2900.