John A. ‘Jack’ Ory

By on January 16, 2014

John A. “Jack” Ory, 74, of Tecumseh, Mo., formerly of Elburn, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, at his daughter’s home in Huntley, Ill.

He was born Oct. 20, 1937, in Harrisburg, Pa., the son of the late Al and Helen Ory. Beloved husband of Susan, loving father of Judy Ory, Robyn Applegate, Michael Ory and Kevin Ory; cherished grandfather of Danielle and Neal; dear brother of Joan Parrish and the late Judity Ory; fond step-son of Mary Ory.

Jack was a former deputy sheriff in Kane and DuPage counties, and then started his plumbing business, retiring in 2003. He had been a resident of Elburn from 1972 to 2004, and had been residing in Tecumseh.

In lieu of flowers, memorial to either Journey Care Hospice, 405 Lake Zurich Road, Barrington, IL 60010, or Hospice Compasses, 1406 Kentucky Ave., Suite 100, West Plains, MO 65775.

A memorial visitation was held Sunday at the Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville. A memorial service followed visitation. A private family internment will take place at a later date.