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John Doyle Sewell

December 26, 1937 — October 31, 2019

John Doyle Sewell, age 81 of Manteno formerly of Sauk Village, passed away on Thursday, October 31, 2019. Loving husband of Doris Sewell (Blair); beloved father of Gene Sewell, Elizabeth (Kent) Orton, Cynthia Sewell, Christopher (Jodie) Sewell; dear brother of Benjamin F. McCawley, James McCawley, Herbert J. McCawley, Lloyd A. McCawley, Jack D. McCawley and Mable L. McCawley; cherished grandfather of Andrew C. Horton, Christopher J. Sewell, Ryan Orton, Shannon (Austin) McClure and Jacob Orton; proud great grandfather of Alexis Horton, Bianca Ramos, Xavier Ramos, Brandon Horton, Kayden Sewell, Andrew J. Horton, Raven Orton and Bailey McClure, fond uncle to many nieces and nephews. John was a veteran of the United States Navy, he worked as a repairman for IBM. A memorial visitation will be held at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort IL 60423 on Thursday, November 7, 2019 from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM. Private family Inurnment with Military Honors at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood on Friday, November 8, 2019 at 1:30 PM. In lieu of flowers memorial donations to American Cancer Society. For information or 815-806-2225

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Memorial Visitation

Thursday, November 7, 2002

4:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Kurtz Memorial Chapel - Frankfort

65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort, IL 60423

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Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery

20953 West Hoff Road, Elwood, IL 60421

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