John William McGowean, Sr. age 79 of Prospect Heights. Beloved husband of Olga McGowean; loving father of Joe (Gayle), John Jr., Glen (Helene), Patrick (Beth), Donna (Mike) Mann and Oscar Hernandez; cherished grandfather of 11; dear brother of Bonnie and Betty.

Visitation Wednesday August 1st , 2:00 p.m. until time of Funeral Service 6:00 p.m. at Friedrichs Funeral Home. 320 W. Central Rd., (at Northwest Highway) Mt. Prospect, IL 60056.

Interment private.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Alzheimers Association, 8430 W. Bryn Mawr Ave., Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60631.