Mass of Christian Burial for William E. Cahill Jr., 76, Morton Grove, was held Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, at Queen of All Saints Basilica, 6280 N. Sauganash Ave., Chicago, Ill. Interment followed in Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Hillside, Ill.
Visitation was held Wednesday, Sept. 26, 5-8 p.m., at the Kristan Funeral Home P.C., 219 West Maple Ave., Mundelein.
He was born Aug. 5, 1936, in Chicago to the late Helen McEvoy Cahill and the late William E. Cahill and died Sunday Sept. 23, 2012, at Glenbrook Hospital in Glenview, Ill.
William was former owner of Century 21 Cahill Bros. Realtors, proud graduate of the University of Notre Dame in 1958, past president of the Notre Dame Club of Chicago, 1999 Rosenthal Award for exemplar activity and support of the Alumni Association, past president of the Illinois Association of Realtors. He lived in Chicago, Lincolnwood, Northbrook and had a second home in Minocqua.
William is survived by his loving and cherished children, Margaret (Andy) Warzecha, Mary Carol (Tom) Sullivan, William E. Cahill III; his grandchildren A.J. and Erin Warzecha, Mac, Liam and Molly Sullivan; his sister, Susie (Ernie) Zavodnyik; nieces and nephews Paul, Peter, Steven and Mark (Sioban) Zavodnyik, Tim (Bobbi) McGrath, Lisa (Jim) Bordwine, Katie (Kevin) Madoch; and many grand-nieces and nephews; and his former wife, Margaret.
He was preceded in death by one sister, Kathleen Perkins.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Seeing Eye, Inc., P.O. Box 375 Morristown, N.J., 07963.
For information, visit www.kristanfuneralhome.com or call 847-566-8020.