James K. Boland, age 56, of West Chicago, passed away Saturday, October 17, 2009. He was born in Elmhurst on January 11, 1953 to Edward and Virginia Boland.
James was united in marriage on October 15, 1977 to Karen Farrell.
He is survived by his wife Karen of 32 years; son Michael and daughter Katie; parents Edward and Virginia Boland; Sisters Sharon (Rob) Robinson and Sue (Tim) West; Brother-in-laws Edward (Shirley) Farrell and James (Sally) Farrell; Sister-in-law Anne (Joseph) Gesior; Mother-in-law Dorothy Farrell and many nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by his Father-in-law Edward Farrell
Visitation will be held on Monday, October 19, 2009 from 3 to 8 pm at Norris-Walen-Segert Funeral Home, 132 Fremont St., West Chicago. He will lie in state on Tuesday, October 20, 2009 from 10 AM until time of service at 11 AM at Bethany Lutheran Church, 8 S. Lincoln St., Batavia. Interment Glen Oak Cemetery in West Chicago. Contributions in Jim's memory may be made to St. Andrews Lutheran Church Building Fund, 155 N. Prince Crossing Rd, West Chicago, IL 60185. 630-231-0060 or www.norriswalensegertfh.com