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Hubert “Bert” F. McCafferty, 84, of Oak Brook, passed away Dec. 16, 2019.
Born in 1935, Bert was the national sales executive for Berger Industries for 35 years. Before beginning his career in sales, he proudly served his country in the Naval Air Reserves.
Bert was a devout Catholic and attended Ascension of Our Lord Church in Oakbrook Terrace. Outside of work, he was an avid traveler, sports fan and, most importantly, a devoted grandfather to his six grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Joanne McCafferty, nee Hlavac; his children, Michael (Geri) and Daniel; his grandchildren, Kevin and Laura McCafferty, Danielle (Adam) Munoz, Andrea (Michael) Kinsella, and Kyle and Kaitlyn McCafferty; his great-grandchildren, Cooper and Lyla Jo Kinsella; and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 20, at Sullivan Funeral Home, 60 S. Grant St., Hinsdale.
A funeral procession will leave at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 21, from the funeral home and proceed to Ascension of Our Lord Church, 1S314 Summit Ave, Oakbrook Terrace, for a noon funeral Mass.
Interment is private.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PO Box 1000 Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38105 or https://www.stjude.org/donate.