Jerry R. McElwee. U.S. Army Veteran.
Beloved husband of Arlene nee Hoffmann.
Loving father of Scott (Robin) McElwee, Cory (Katheryn) McElwee & Shawn (Tina) McElwee.
Cherished grandfather of Joshua (Kate), Justin (Erica), Kayla (Larry), Meghan (Jake) Schultz, Sarah & Ryan.
Proud great grandfather of Morgan, Cassius & Easton.
Dear uncle, cousin & friend of many.
Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn where Services will take place Tuesday at 10:30 am.
Interment Evergreen Cemetery.
Visitation Monday from 4:00 pm until 9:00 pm.
Member of American Legion Post 18, Lockport. Proud Union Member of Local 458M, GCC/IBT.
Retired from the Chicago Sun-Times after 25 years of loyal service.