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Richard Edward Day

April 6, 1922 - March 17, 2017

Richard Edward Day, age 95. Proud WWII Army Air Corps. Veteran, preceded in death by his beloved wife Paulette (nee Lear) of 57 years. Dear friend and partner of Barbara Itter for the last 11 years. Loving father of Leslie Nichols, Marylynn (John) Stone, Dottie (Greg) French, Patrick (JoAnn), Paulette “Kitten” (Ray) Zr…read more

Richard Edward Day, age 95. Proud WWII Army Air Corps. Veteran, preceded in death by his beloved wife Paulette (nee Lear) of 57 years. Dear friend and partner of Barbara Itter for the last 11 years. Loving father of Leslie Nichols, Marylynn (John) Stone, Dottie (Greg) French, Patrick (JoAnn), Paulette “Kitten” (Ray) Zroback, April (Alex) Epstein, and John (Sharon) Day. Adored Grandfather of 18, devoted great grandfather of 21, dear uncle and Great-uncle of many. Dick Day was a champion of living life to the fullest; every morning was a good one. We will miss his cheerful spirit, as well as his loving embrace. Funeral Monday, March 27, 9:30 am from Smith-Corcoran Funeral Home, 6150 N. Cicero Ave., Chicago, to Saint Mary of the Woods for Mass at 10:00 a.m. Interment will be held privately at All Saints Cemetery. Visitation Sunday 3-9 pm.

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Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, March 26, 2017

Time: 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Smith-Corcoran Chicago Chapel

6150 N. Cicero Ave
Chicago, IL 60646

Service Information

Date: Monday, March 27, 2017

Time: 10:00 am

St. Mary of the Woods

7033 N Moselle
Chicago, IL 60646

Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, March 27, 2017

All Saints Cemetery

700 N River Road
Des Plaines, IL

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