Richard Davin, 86

Longtime Forest Parker, Army and Navy veteran

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Richard Edmund Davin, age 86, a longtime resident of Forest Park, died on June 29, 2016. Born on Sept. 10, 1929, he was a veteran of the U.S. Army and Navy. He was a Commonwealth Edison employee for 37 years.

 Richard Davin was the husband of Mary Ann (nee Trefny); the father of Kathleen (William) Lang, Karen (Christos) Daravalis, Kristeen Mazurek, Karol (James) Woods; the grandfather of Charmaine (Eric), Eric (Julia), Jennifer (Tony), Melissa (Chris), Tiffany (Ricky), Brianne, John (Kassy), Trisha (Sebas); the great-grandfather of Andrew, Aidan, Renee, Dylan, Kaitlin, and Zennon; uncle to many; and a friend to all. 

Visitation and a funeral service were held on July 2 at Woodlawn Funeral Home, 7750 W. Cermak Rd., Forest Park, followed by interment at Woodlawn Cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Loyola Ronald McDonald House.

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