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Postby cdillon » Mon Jan 30, 2023 3:17 am

Sharon A. Bandemer 66, lifelong Canaryville resident, passed away unexpectedly January 26, 2023. Beloved daughter of Gloria Bandemer (Dineen) and the late Daniel Bandemer; loving mother of the late Keith Bandemer, late Mark Bandemer and Colleen (Brian, CFD) Lata; cherished grandmother of Connor and Abigail Lata; dearest sister of the late Daniel Jr. (Sandy) Bandemer, late James "Cocoa" Bandemer, Donna (Pat, CFD) Galvin, and Jody (Robert) Connolly; loving niece of the late William (late Beryl) Dineen, Charles, CFD (Mary Jo) Dineen, Mary Ellen (Daniel) Pegausch and Richard (Kathy) Dineen; also survived by numerous loving nieces, nephews, and her dear friend Debra Hyland-Reed. Sharon retired from Cook County after 20+ years of dedicated employment. She was a longtime Club Level server for the United Center. Sharon enjoyed playing bingo with family and friends, occasional trips to the casinos, and crafting floral arrangements. She was a devoted daughter, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend who will always be remembered and never forgotten. Services at McInerney Central Chapel, 4635 S. Wallace Street, Chicago, IL 60609. Where family and friends will gather on Friday, February 3, 2023 from 3-8 pm. Funeral Saturday, February 4, 2023 with chapel prayers at 8:45 am to St. Gabriel Church for a 9:30 am Mass of Christian Burial. Cremation following in accordance with her wishes. Please visit SHARON BANDEMER book of memories. To express your thoughts or memories in the online guest book, visit http://WWW.CHAPELC.COM or FACEBOOK.COM/FUNERALMC. For information 773 268-0703 or 773 581-9000. Published by Central Chapel Funeral & Cremation Southwest on Jan. 28, 2023.

Andrew S. “Andy” Cutting, age 54, died Friday, January 20, 2023, at his home. He was the beloved husband of Karla, née Madison; devoted son of Robert and Carole, née Balderson; and dear brother of John and Brett. Andy committed his life to caring for others. He was a firefighter and EMT in his native homeland of Australia, and after migrating to the United States, he served as a paramedic, firefighter and engineer in the Skokie Fire Department for more than 20 years. He was also a lifelong musician who played keyboards and percussion in bands around the globe. In his free time, Andy enjoyed traveling with his wife, attending live music concerts, visiting wine regions of the world, and lavishing attention on his dog, Bindi. Funeral Service, with Fire Department Honors, Saturday, February 11, 2023, at 2 p.m., at St. Peter Catholic Parish Chapel, 8140 Niles Center Rd., Skokie. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Shield 23 Foundation, 6615 Grand Ave., Suite B-232, Gurnee, IL, 60031 ( or Felines & Canines, P.O. Box 60616, Chicago, IL, 60660 ( Funeral info: 847.673.6111 or to sign guestbook and to leave a condolence message. To send flowers to the family or place a tree in memory of Andrew S. "Andy" Cutting, please visit our Tribute Store.

Gonzalo “Chalo” Reyes Flores, 87, Beloved husband of 67 years to Guadalupe, (nee Romo); Devoted father of Maricela Reyes, Irma (Jesus) Tamayo, Hermelinda (Refugio+) Rangel, Margarita Reyes, Efrain (Christina) Reyes, Everardo, CPD (Leticia) Reyes, Juanita Reyes, Rosa (Jesse) Cortez and María Guadalupe Reyes. Proud grandfather "Papí Chalo" of 26; Great-grandfather of 22; Loving brother of Jesus Reyes Flores+, Carmen Reyes Macias+, Francisco Reyes Flores+, Ramon Reyes Flores+, Rafael Reyes Flores+, Enrique Reyes Flores+, José Reyes Flores, Ma Guadalupe Reyes Torres, and Rita Reyes Maldonado; Dear brother-in-law and uncle to many nieces and nephews; friend to many. Visitation Monday, January 30, 2023, 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Curley Funeral Home, 6116 W. 111th St., Chicago Ridge, IL 60415. Funeral Tuesday, January 31, 2023. Family and friends will gather for Mass at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of the Snows Church, 4810 S. Leamington Ave., Chicago, IL 60638. Interment Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside, IL. For Funeral Info.: 708-422-2700 or

Alan L. Lindahl, age 78 of Fountain Hills passed away peacefully on Dec. 1, 2022. Alan was born in Chicago, Ill. son of William and Grace (Brod) who proceeded him in death. Alan retired to Fountain Hills Arizona after serving on the Chicago Police Department for 30 years. He is survived by his beloved wife of 34 years, Patricia; his sons, Peter (Lisa) Lindahl, William Lindahl (former spouse Julie Delpilar) and Mark (Joanne); his stepsons, Ronald Sodini, Matthew (Cindy) Sodini and Peter (Irma) Sodini. Also, his beloved sister, Joyce (Harry, who preceded him in death) Karstens and two brothers who preceded him in death, William and Richard. From Patricia’s side of the family, sister-in-law, Judith (Sam) Tripas and brother-in-law, Keith (Jean) Marnen. He adds with gratitude his loving nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends that he enjoyed so much. His 13 grandchildren include Andrew Lindahl, Amanda Lindahl, Abby Lindahl, Mary Rae Lindahl, Nicholas Lindahl, Amelia Lindahl, Isabella Lindahl, Mia Sodini, Gabriella Sodini, Jonas Sodini, Jacob Sodini, Azucena Sodini and Nicoletta Sodini. Also, one great-grandchild, Nora Lemoine. A Memorial Gathering will be on Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, at Messinger Fountain Hills Mortuary, 12065 N. Saguaro Blvd., Fountain Hills, Arizona at 10 a.m. A Chicago area memorial service and internment will be scheduled at a later date.


Chicago Police Memorial Foundation "Run To Remember"

Come Run or Walk with Team Ft. Myers in honor of our 598 fallen Chicago Police Officers and in support of their families!

Date: Saturday, June 17th.Time: 9am Ft. Myers time.Location: Lexington Country Club, 16257 Willowcrest Way, Fort Myers, FL 33908 (Please use Bass Road entrance via Guard Gate)

Meet Time: 8:30am Ft. Myers Time.Meet Location: Island Club/Tiki Pool.


"We did a great job last year, had fun and a lot of laughs, so lets do it again!!!
You don't have to be a runner, the course is easy and you can just walk it.
Or please make a donation and just come out to support those who are running or walking. So please join Team Ft. Myers, your support is greatly appreciated.

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