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“Bette,Our sympathies on the passing of Jim. His can do - and always helpful attitude was a model for other inspectors to follow. Jim was a very...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Rand Veerman - Normal, IL

“Jim was an all around good guy and good neighbor. Jim served his country, led a good life and I'm sure he had a positive impact on his many friends....Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Dennis Baker - Chicago, IL

“We will miss him so much. I traveled to many new places with my Mom and Jim. I'm forever grateful for their love and support and have wonderful...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: Allison O'Connor - St. Augustine, FL

“Dear Bette and All the Family. God bless as you journey through these days. Jim will be missed by so many. ”
4 of 17 | Posted by: Pamela Biesen - Frankfort, IL

“Sorry for your loss may you draw comfort from Gods word at HOSEA 13:14 L Ohio ”
5 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“My condolences to the Lally family. May you find comfort in God's word Psalms 1:2. ”
6 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“To Jim's Family....My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time...Far too early for Jim's passing....It saddens me to have...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Tom Noble - Chicago, IL

“Such a beautiful memory of your husband, father, grandfather, & greatgrandfather ”
8 of 17 | Posted by: Aunt Charlene Stachniak - IL

“Dear Bette please accept our deepest condolences for your loss. May the God of all comfort be with you and the family during this difficult time....Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: David and Althea

“Dear Lally family and friends please accept my sincere condolences . Draw close to the God of all comfort during this difficult time. ”
10 of 17 | Posted by: Lynn

“Bette, Ade, Jerry and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. May the Lord...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Gina Virginillo - Wilder, KY

“Sorry for your loss may you draw comfort from Gods word at HOSEA 13:14 L Ohio ”
12 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“I had the honor of working along side Jim teaching at INTECH prior to his retirement. Jim truly cared about his trade and the students he taught. ...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Tom Wiese - Frankfort, IL

“I have known Jim a long time. He was a neighbor. I am so sorry for your loss. ”
14 of 17 | Posted by: Sue Wolf - Frankfort, IL - Friend

“I was a classmate of Jim, at St. Kilian grammar school. He was such a nice guy then, and saw him at our 50th class reunion, and found him to be the...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Kathy Farr Carter-Aguinaga - TN

“I am truly sorry for the loss of your loved one. May the words of John 6:40 bring you comfort. CR ”
16 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“I became acquainted with Jim in his home inspection business and worked with him for many years. He was someone whom I respected and that was a rare...Read More »
17 of 17 | Posted by: Pat Wyrick - Frankfort, IL


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James G. Lally
James G. Lally, 70, of Frankfort passed away June 24th, 2017. Jim was a Viet Nam Veteran of the United States Marine Corps, and was a 40 year member of I.B.E.W. Local 134. He enjoyed golfing and hunting with the Downers Grove Rod & Gun Club, and boating in the Northwoods in WI. He was preceded in death by his by father, George, mother, Marcella (Mackessy) Lally and brother Jerome Lally. Jim is survived by his wife Elizabeth "Bette" Lally (Mateja), his children Thomas (Michelle) Lally, Christopher Lally, and Shaun (Farah) Lally, his stepchildren, Michael (Janelle) Portwood, Allison (Patrick) O'Connor; sisters Denyse Lally, Monica (Kenneth) Thomas, and Adrienne (Jerry) Rizzo. Jim was so loved by his grandchildren: Thomas, Kaitlyn, and James Lally, James, Jack, Judson and Judah Portwood, great-grandchildren, Avah Lally and Alannah. The family will receive friends at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort, IL 60423 on Thursday, June 29, 2017 from 3-8 PM. Funeral service Friday, June 30, 2017 at 8:30 AM in the funeral home chapel. Interment with full military honors at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL. In lieu of flowers, donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated. Info www.kurtzmemorialchapel.com or 815-806-2225.