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James A. Courtney, 84, of Edison Park. C.P. D. retired.  Beloved husband of the late Dolores A. Courtney, nee Altmann.  Beloved father of Lorrie A. Courtney Flanagan, James M. (Jean) Courtney and Brian, C.P.D. (Sherri) Courtney.  Proud grandfather of Caitlin, Elizabeth, and Jacob. Dear brother of the late Thomas, the late John and the late Elaine Courtney.  Fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Monday, February 22, 2021 at the M J Suerth Funeral Home, 6754 N. Northwest Hwy., Chicago from 4-8 pm.  Funeral Tuesday, family and friends meeting 9:45 am at Immaculate Conception Church, 7211 West Talcott (at Harlem) where Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 am.  Interment Maryhill Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers memorials to Rainbow Hopsice, 1550 Bishop Ct., Mt. Prospect, IL 60058 appreciated.

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Due to the current Covid-19 health guidelines, we are limited to a gathering of 50. We kindly ask that you immediately exit the funeral home after briefly paying your respects to the family so that others may have the same opportunity. Please wear masks and use proper social distancing. Neither the family nor funeral home supply masks. Under these same rules no food or drink can be available at this time. The family understands that you may not wish to attend public gatherings at this time. For further information 773-631-1240 or www.suerth