Baal, Robert B. Age 66, Beloved husband of Patricia (nee Cooke) for 43 years; Loving father of Anne (Joe) Linnen, Kathryn Baal and Mary Beth (Matt) O'Mara; Proud grandpa of Liam Patrick and Colin Robert; Dear brother of Jane (Dan) McWeeny; Fond brother-in-law of Maureen (Mike) Schmidt, Dr. William Cooke and Mary Jo (Nolan) Small; Uncle of many nieces and nephews. Former partner with Baal & O'Connor Law Firm in Chicago. Bob was an alumnus of Leo H.S. (1964), Xavier U. (1968) and DePaul U. School of Law (1973). Visitation Tuesday 3-9pm at the Brady-Gill Funeral Home (Heeney-Laughlin Directors) 2929 W. 87th St. Evergreen Park. Family and friends will meet at Christ the King Church, 9235 S. Hamilton Ave. Chicago, IL 60643 on Wednesday morning for Mass of Christian Burial at 10am. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Memorials to Robert H. Lurie Cancer Center/Kidney Research Northwestern University Office of Development 750 N. Lake Shore Dr., 9th Floor Chicago, IL 60611 or Christ the King School Foundation are most appreciated. 708-636-5500 or heeneyfh.com
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Heeney-Laughlin Funeral Directors
6116 West 111th Street Chicago Ridge, IL 60415
Published in Chicago Sun-Times on Mar. 11, 2013