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James J. McNicholas

January 7, 1930 ~ November 7, 2020 (age 90)

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James J. McNicholas, U.S. Navy Veteran. Beloved husband of Joann. Loving father of Karen Ziemann and James P. (Jami) McNicholas. Cherished grandfather of 11 and great-grandfather of 3. Devoted brother of the late Catherine F. (late Thomas “Turk”) Corcoran, Anna (late Pat) Smith, and Mary McNicholas.  Fond uncle of many. Dearest father by love to Nicole and Philip Hopman, whom he loved like a son.

Funeral services will be private. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Alsip.  Arrangements entrusted to the Becvar & Son Funeral Home, 5539 W. 127th Street, Crestwood.  (708) 824-9000 or

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Private Services

Becvar & Son Funeral Home & Cremation
5539 West 127th Street
Crestwood, IL 60418


Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
6001 West 111th Street
Alsip, IL 60803

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