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John M. Conlin

Died: Tuesday, November 06, 2012
Age: 57
Dr. John M. Conlin, 57, Williams Bay, formerly of Northbrook, Ill., passed away suddenly Nov. 6, 2012.

He devoted his life to helping others as a licensed clinical psychologist in private practice and as the village of Northfield Police psychologist. His caring touch reached many.

A dedicated community volunteer, he was a member of Northbrook Civic Foundation, Rotary Club of Northbrook and the Knights of Columbus. He served as a District 225 board member, a bereavement counselor at St. Norbert, on a village commission and with other community organizations. After his move to Wisconsin, his volunteer activities included the Lions Club, serving as a board member for Williams Bay, as an advisory board member of Madraigos Midwest and with other community organizations.

In his leisure time, he enjoyed being with his family and his many friends, travel, cooking and a good cigar. He will be remembered for his love of life, generous spirit, sense of humor, work ethic and his dedication and service to others.

He is survived by his beloved “darling” wife Marianne, nee Eriksen; his cherished children, Sean, Kristina, John, and stepson Jason Bondy; a sister, Judith Hughes, Northbrook; nieces and nephews, Rob and John Hughes, Patti Hughes Smith, Christopher, Kevin, Keith and Kyle Schoden and Samantha Schoden Odisho.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Susan Schoden; and his parents Jack and Lois Kirkley Conlin.

Visitation at 10 a.m., prior to memorial Mass celebrating his life Saturday, Nov. 17, at 11 a.m., at St. Norbert Church, 1809 Walters Ave., Northbrook. Burial is private. In lieu of flowers, donations in his name may be made to the Dr. John M. Conlin Memorial Fund, Williams Bay Bank, P.O. Box 725, Williams Bay, WI, 53191.

Please honor his memory by cherishing your family and serving your community.

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