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    Joliet , IL 60431

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“Leo was one of the finest! I have fond memories of working with him in Chicago and of routinely bumping into him and Irene at the annual Dolton...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Larry Hagfors - Brookfield, WI

“He was a great guy !! We are sorry for your lossr5 ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: peter harrison - Cape coral, FL

“Irene and family,I am so sorry to hear of Leo's death. I remember both of you from St. Mary's and having you bring Communion to my Dad. You were...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Evelyn Mccloskey - Wheaton, IL

“Shipmate: Rest in Peace.....Fair Winds and Following Seas ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: AZ1 USN

“Of course, I am truly sorry for your loss. Expected or not, no matter the age - it is a difficult loss to bear. I am grateful for knowing your dad...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Donna Mazalin - Oak Forest, IL

“Matt - I am very sorry for you loss. Prayers for you and your family.. ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: Divya Jetty

“Matt, I am so sorry for your loss. Your entire family are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Jenie Carey - Carpentersville, IL

“Leo was a wonderful mentor and friend during my early years in the Chicago Division. May he rest in peace. ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Mike Rogers - Chicago, IL

“Rest in Peace Dear friend. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time.Remember the good times. ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Robert and Jeannie Moore - TN

“Deepest sympathy to you and your family, may he Rest In Peace. ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Joanne Politano Skibinski - IL

“I had the pleasure of working with Leo many years ago in the Chicago Division. He was always a professional, yet had a great wit for humor. He will...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Martin Pfefer - Denver, CO

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Leo Thomas Hogan of Frankfort, IL, formerly of Riverdale and Chicago IL, Born August 14, 1925, proud Irishman, passed away March 14, 2017. He is survived by his wife of 68 wonderful years, Irene (Busch), 5 sons Robert, Joseph (Barbara), Michael (Gretchen), William (Barbara), Matthew (Kathy) and his daughter-in-law Jill Krohn (Robert); his 14 grand children Matthew (Tricia), Kelly Stewart (Jeffery), Michael (Andrea), Daniel, Leo Thomas III (Bernadette), Maureen, David Krohn (Elisha), Marian, Kaitlyn, Franklin, Collin, Elise, Laurel, and Mitchell; his 12 great-grandchildren Abraham, Olivia, Samuel, Benjamin, Daniel J., Elizabeth, Anna, Jourdon, Erica, Tobi, Lily and Abby; His sister Helen Stanton (Thomas), and his sister-in-law Donna Hogan and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his son Leo Thomas II, his sisters Shirley (Glenn) Hasberger, Phillis (John) Karas and brother Daniel. Leo grew up in the Burnside neighborhood of Chicago where he attended St. Joachim and Fenger High School. He was honorably discharged from the Navy after serving during World War II. He retired as a Postal Inspector after 30 years of service. Leo was a Eucharistic Minister, choir member and long time parishioner of St. Mary Parish in Chicago then Riverdale IL. In later years, he continued his worship at St. Anthony's Parish in Frankfort, IL. In lieu of flowers please send donations to Joliet Area Community Hospice. Family will receive friends at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort, IL 60423 on Thursday, March 16, 2017 from 3-8PM. Funeral services on Friday, March 17, 2017 prayers at 9:30AM leaving for St. Anthony Church for a 10:00AM Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will follow at Assumption Cemetery, Glenwood. For infortmation or 815-806-2225