obit-thumbnail

JOHN J. RECTOR

October 10, 1919 - September 23, 2016
Visitation
HABEN Funeral Home & Crematory
8057 Niles Center Rd.
Skokie, IL 60077
847.673.6111 | Map
Tuesday 9/27, 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Visitation

Service
HABEN Funeral Home & Crematory
8057 Niles Center Rd.
Skokie, IL 60077
847.673.6111 | Map
Tuesday 9/27, 11:00 am

Funeral Service

Cemetery
Memorial Park Cemetery
9900 Gross Point Rd.
Skokie, IL 60076
847.864.5061 | Map
Tuesday 9/27

Interment | GRAVESIDE

Memorial Contributions

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to NorthShore University HealthSystem Hospice, 1033 University Place, Suite 450, Evanston, IL, 60201.

DONATE

John J. Rector, age 96, of Morton Grove.  Member of the Ray Bradford Orchestra until he was drafted in 1941.  U.S. Army Veteran, World War II, 11th Armored Division, serving in North Africa and Italy.  Sales Manager of Chicago Musical Instruments, later known as Norlin.  Former member of the Chicago Federation of Musicians.  Beloved husbandContinue Reading

Plant a tree in memory of JOHN
An environmentally friendly option.
Barn Nyhus left a message on September 29, 2016:
Barb Nyhus My thoughts and prayers for you Karen and for Mom.
Pat and Kelli left a message on September 25, 2016:
We are deeply sorry for the loss of your father. If there is anything we can do for you please let us know.
Harold Payne left a message on September 25, 2016:
I have treasured memories of hanging out with Johnny at the Chet Atkins Convention in Nashville Tn. He was always so generous in sharing his musical talents, Mel Bay publications, and videos with me. I will keep Jaunita and Karen in my prayers.
Ronald dean eastwood left a message on September 24, 2016:
I will miss you alot Uncle John. Always in our hearts Ronald & Nolana Eastwood
Haben Funeral Home & Crematory left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
Show More