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“John will always be remembered as a true craftsman. Whether it was corvettes or speed boats, he established a meticulous standard by which we all...Read More »
1 of 20 | Posted by: Dave Miller - Naperville, IL

“FOR THE FEW SHORT YEARS THAT I HAVE GOTTEN TO KNOW JOHN. HE WAS A "GIANT ANGEL" SO SWEET, GENTLE AND KIND. ALWAYS THOUGHTFUL AND KIND. HE LOVED HIS...Read More »
2 of 20 | Posted by: SUZANNE CLARKE - SHOREWOOD, IL

“I am so sorry for your loss. Bring friends with Cathie since age 17, I have gotten to know the Cantone family over the years. My heart breaks for...Read More »
3 of 20 | Posted by: Amy Bochenek - Tinley park, IL

“sorry to hear of johns passing,we worked together at com ed.may he r.i.p. ”
4 of 20 | Posted by: mike clemente - aurora, IL

“We will all miss u ”
5 of 20 | Posted by: William Nichols - Orland park, IL

“John u will be miss at the car show also a great worker sorry for u family ,Lost ”
6 of 20 | Posted by: William Nichols - Orland park, IL

“My deepest sympathy to the Cantone family. John and I worked together for many years, and I appreciated his friendship.May his memory be eternal. ”
7 of 20 | Posted by: Jim Skiniotes - New Lenox, IL

“Dear Laura & family, Dee ('Mrs. Cantone'), Lisa, Rick & family,Clyde & I are deeply saddened by John's passing. He touched so many hearts during his...Read More »
8 of 20 | Posted by: Karen Wheeler - Oak Lawn, IL

“Laura & family:John was a wonderful person and will be greatly missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time of sorrow. If there...Read More »
9 of 20 | Posted by: Dorothy Seaborg - Lockport, IL

“just want to say thanks John for all your help and wisdom you gave to us and being a great neighbor , helped us out a lot or whenever we need...Read More »
10 of 20 | Posted by: roger seaborg - manhattan, IL

“My Sympathies on the passing of JOHN have many great memories with him. MATT & LORI BABICH ”
11 of 20 | Posted by: MATT BABICH - ORLAND PARK, IL

“I was saddened at the news of John's passing. My heart goes out to his family. I enjoyed working with John at ComEd and I am the person he talked...Read More »
12 of 20 | Posted by: Chuck Kirian - Taylorsville, KY

“I am so saddened to hear of John's passing. My heart and prayers go out to your family. Love and hugs. ”
13 of 20 | Posted by: Pam Davis - Manhattan, IL

“John was one of my best friends and probably one of the best Mechanics that ever worked at Com-Ed. I mean that sincerely! ”
14 of 20 | Posted by: Kenneth Richter - Bella Vista, AR

“So sorry for your loss, I worked with John for many years at Com Ed. My condolences and prayers to the family. ”
15 of 20 | Posted by: Jim Conner - Fox Lake, IL

“So very sorry for your loss. Keeping John & his family in our thoughts & prayers. ”
16 of 20 | Posted by: Dianne Fosco (Madritsch) - IL

“Dear Laura and Family,Please accept our sincere condolences on the passing of your beloved John. Remembering God's promise of eternal life brings...Read More »
17 of 20 | Posted by: Cantele Family

“I was a friend of John's at St. Denis and at Bogan HS. I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with John and your family. He was a...Read More »
18 of 20 | Posted by: Thomas Enright - Chicago, IL

“My thoughts and prayers are with the Cantone family during this difficult time. May God's strength and guidance be with you in the days to come. John...Read More »
19 of 20 | Posted by: Tom Peters - Manhattan, IL

“my thoughts and prayers for John,and his family ”
20 of 20 | Posted by: DANIEL DUNLEAVY - DARIEN, IL


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JOHN M. CANTONE

Age 62 of Manhattan, passed away on Saturday, December 10th 2016 at Christ Hospital in Oak Lawn.

John is survived by his loving family, wife, Laura Cantone (Ingersoll), mother, Dolores Cantone (Kagel), children, Cathie (Kevin) Richter, John Cantone, Gina (Philip) Speroff, siblings, Rick Cantone, Lisa Cantone, several nieces, nephews and a grandchild on the way.

John was preceded in death by his father, John Cantone.

John was a car enthusiast with a love for corvettes.

Family will receive friends on Wednesday, December 14th, 2016 from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort, IL 60423. Funeral service, Thursday, December 15th, 2016 with prayers at the funeral home at 9:15 AM and then to St. Joseph's Church, 255 W. North Street, Manhattan, IL 60442 for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations to the American Heart Association or the American Cancer Society would be appreciated. For information, www.kurtzmemorialchapel.com or 815-806-2225.

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