Frederick Cahill

September 27, 2018

Frederick “Fred” Cahill, 71, of Kankakee, passed away Sunday (Sept. 23, 2018) at Citadel Nursing Home in Kankakee.

He was born Dec. 2, 1946, the son of James Cahill Sr. and Flodene (Uran) (Cahill) Thorson.

Fred was married to Alice “Faye” Cahill. She preceded him in death.

Surviving are brothers and sisters-in-law, James and Carol Cahill Jr., of Florida, Dennis and Sherry Cahill, of Virginia, and Kenneth Cahill Sr., of Georgia; sister and brother-in-law, Sandra and Mark Wright, of Florida; and brother-in-law, Don Burling, of Kankakee; along with many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his father; his mother; stepfather, Sherwood Thorson; sister, Candice Burling; and sister-in-law, Sharon Cahill.

Fred attended Kankakee High School and worked many years driving taxi cabs in Kankakee. He loved music and loved to sing the country classics.

His brothers and sister will privately celebrate his life at a later date.

Please sign his online guestbook at clancygernon.com.


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