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Gregory Jerome Zadell

October 27, 1951 February 21, 2019
Gregory Jerome Zadell
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Obituary for Gregory Jerome Zadell

Gregory Jerome Zadell, age 67 of Lisle, formerly of Glen Ellyn and Chicago, IL, passed away unexpectedly, Thursday, February 21st 2019 at Loyola Hospital of Maywood, IL. He was born October 27, 1951 in South Bend, IN to his loving late parents, Victor and Rose Zadell.

Beloved father of Jennifer Anagnostopoulos of Bloomingdale, IL, Kate (Adam) Codilis of LaGrange, IL and Maddie Zadell of Woodruff, WI.

Cherished love and soul mate of Mary Jo Lindsey of Lisle, IL.

Loving Grandpa and Papa Greg of Sofia, Christina, Noah, Sydney, Caroline, Geovany, Sofia and Ceci.

Dearest brother of Victoria (Terry) Robinett of Jonesboro, AR, Lori (John) Burnett of Arlington, TN and Tina (Mike) Brooks of Brighton, TN.

Uncle of numerous nieces and nephews, and loved cousins.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be sent to BMA Food Bank, 223 Eidelweiss Lane, Dryfork, West Virginia, 26263 304-621-4389

Greg was a 1970 graduate of Lockport West High School. He also attended Northern Illinois University and College of DuPage. Greg worked for the Burlington Northern/Santa Fe Railroad and the Linn Financial Group for many years. Most recently, Greg was a Chef at North Central College. He loved music, fishing, deer hunting, was an avid Bears Fan and enjoyed traveling with his love, Mary Josephine.

Greg had a beautiful soul and heart of gold. He was always willing to help anyone and would give you the shirt off his back. Greg was the life of the party and knew exactly how to make someone laugh even in the darkest moments. He was the greatest man and was known by so many. He will also be missed by his house companion, his cat, Merle.

Visitation: Thursday, February 28th 4:00-8:00 PM at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville, IL 60540.

Mass of Christian Burial: Friday, March 1st 10:00 AM at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, 820 Division St., Lisle, IL 60532.

Interment is private. For more information, please call 630-355-0213 or

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4:00 PM 2/28/2019 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2/28/2019 8:00:00 PM
Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home

44 S. Mill St.
Naperville, IL 60540

Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home
44 S. Mill St. Naperville 60540 IL
United States

Mass of Christian Burial




10:00 AM 3/1/2019 10:00:00 AM
St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church

820 Division Street
Lisle, IL 60532

St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church
820 Division Street Lisle 60532 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

BMA Food Bank

223 Eidelweiss Lane
Dryfork, WV 26263

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