Moffitt, Jr., age 87 of Chesterton, IN, passed away on October 16, 2020.
He was born on July
15, 1933 in Chicago, IL, to John and Mary (Laughlin) Moffitt, both of whom
preceded him in death.
He is survived by
his loving children: Deborah (Claude) Brumm of Spring Grove, IL, Linda
(Edward) Riordan of Crossville, TN, and John T. Moffitt of St. Charles, IL;
his adoring grandchildren: Christine Hardy, Brian Dunne, Travis Moffitt,
Jessica Moffitt, and John Christian Moffitt; his loving great-great
grandchildren: Madison, Kaitlin, and Zaylee; and by his siblings: Mary Agnes
Dwyer of LaGrange, IL and William (Janet) Moffitt of Naperville, IL.
He was also
preceded in death by his wife, Janet Moffitt on June 30, 2010, and by his
siblings: Joan, Michael, Dennis, Margaret, and Lawrence.
John was a member
of the Local Operator Union of Chicago, as well as a member of St. Patrick
Catholic Church. He loved golfing and worked at The Brassie Golf Club three
days a week. One of his favorite hobbies was rooting for the Arizona
Cardinals and Chicago White Sox.
will be held on Thursday, October 22, 2020, at 10:30 a.m., at White-Love
Funeral Home, 525 S 2nd St., Chesterton, IN. A visitation will follow the
funeral service at the funeral home until 12 p.m.
For the protection
of the family and the community, masks/facial coverings are required at all
times while at the funeral home.
A Graveside Service
will follow at 2:30 p.m. at Holy Sepulchre Catholic Cemetery, 6001 W 111th
St #6072, Alsip, IL 60803.
Memories may be