James PaganoJames (Jim) Pagano, passed away after a sudden and unexpected illness on his 66th birthday, December 29, 2020. Survivors include his wife Diane (Jaconetty); his 2 daughters, Jamie (Rick) and Julie (Leka), granddaughter Carlie; 2 brothers Daniel and Robert (Pam); 2 nieces Gina (Scott) and Ann (John), nephew Philip Jr. as well as many cousins, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents Philip and Darlene; and brother Philip Pagano (Lillian). Jim was a retired union mechanic and could fix just about anything. He was a quiet guy, but was full of wit, knowledge, and humor. Jim enjoyed his classic cars and Harley motorcycle, vacationing and fishing with his family in Wisconsin, and spending time with his friends in the neighborhood. He was a sports fan and enjoyed watching Sunday football, especially the Bears, and the White Sox. Per his request, we will be remembering him and celebrating his life privately as a family. To honor his life and memory, please consider becoming an organ donor, think about happy memories you had with him, and keep him and our family in your thoughts and prayers. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research. His death was not caused by pancreatic cancer, but this charity is near and dear to our family’s hearts. https://events.lustgarten.org/fundraiser/3087802
Jim was a good man, God bless him and the family.
Bob Nowaczyk Jan 13 2021 12:00 AM
Dear Jamie and Family-
I am so sorry to hear the news. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. May the pain be lessened by the wonderful memories that you will cherish forever.
Anne Douglas Jan 5 2021 12:00 AM
Very sorry for your loss. You are in my prayers
Jack Bielak Jan 5 2021 12:00 AM
Jamie and family,
I'm so very sorry about the loss of you dad. May your cherished memories help you through this difficult time.
Sheryl Andrews Jan 4 2021 12:00 AM
Jamie and family,
I am very sorry for you. Please accept my sincere condolences.
Agnes Bozek Jan 4 2021 12:00 AM
Dear Jamie & her equally amazing mom & sister: My family is praying for your whole family & sending you all so much strength, as well, to get through the months ahead. We love you & are so sorry for your irreplaceable loss. XOXOXOXOXOXOXOXO
Kate Woods Jan 4 2021 12:00 AM
Dear Jamie and Family,
I am sorry to hear about the loss of your loved one. My prayers are with you during this difficult time.
Karen Belluomini Jan 4 2021 12:00 AM
Dear Jamie and family, My deepest condolences and prayers for you all during this difficult time.
Michelle Thibodeau Jan 4 2021 12:00 AM
I am so very sorry for your loss. The loss of someone who is so important in your life leaves a hole in your heart but over time that hole can be filled with memories of the times and the love you shared.
Frances DiDavide Jan 4 2021 12:00 AM
I am so very sorry for this time and loss. Nothing can replace this person, but their love will always be with you. May he rest in peace.
Annina Meacham Jan 4 2021 12:00 AM