PONTIAC - John R. Gordon, 81, Pontiac, died Tuesday (March 11, 2008) at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington.
Funeral: 2 p.m. Tuesday at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood. Duffy Funeral Home, Pontiac, is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation: 9:30 a.m. to noon Tuesday at Duffy Funeral Home, Pontiac.
Memorials: to Ridgewood Baptist Church, 1968 Hillcrest Road, Joliet. Online condolences may be made at duffyfuneralhome.com .
Survivors: wife, Una E. Schmidt Gordon, Pontiac; two sons, Larry R. (Shirley Bodle) Gordon and David J. (Jeannine Winter) Gordon Sr., both of Pontiac; two daughters, Darlene E. Gordon and Pauline (Roy) Ray, both of Pontiac; three brothers, Bill (Lois) Gordon, New Lenox; Floyd (Sandy) Gordon, Wilmington; and Edwin (Kathleen) Gordon, New Lenox; four sisters, Helen Slick, Channahon; Joy (Willie) Dillinger, Baytown, Texas; Mary Ellen Schwartz, Baytown, Texas; and Clarabelle Eckles, New Lenox; 17 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
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