John Bordwell Obituary

John  Bordwell
John Bordwell

March 20, 1949 - January 18, 2019
Born in Galesburg, IL
Resided in St Charles, IL


John Gordon Bordwell age 69 of St. Charles, Bensenville, and Knoxville, IL passed away January 18, 2019. He was born March 20, 1949, in Galesburg, IL. Parents, Gordon and Elizabeth "Betty" Benedict Bordwell. John attended Knoxville, Galesburg Schools and graduated in 1968 from Fenton High School in Bensenville. He also attended Elmhurst Community College. He married Susan Storr Nov. 19, 1971 and they have a son Jonathan G. Bordwell and grandson Max Gabriel Bordwell of AZ.
Surviving sisters are Carolina Bordwell of IL, Georgia Simmons and Leilani (Peter) Toureene of Wataga, IL. Nephew and nieces Kathy (Ed) Williams, SC, Tina (Mike) Caldwell AZ, Johanna Muhs, CA, Christina (Vagen) Ohanian, IL. Great nephew/nieces Devin, James, Jackson, Bradley, CA, Thomas, Tiffanie (James) Williams, SC, Peter Caldwell AZ, Nicholas, Stephanie Ohanian, IL
Parents and a nephew Matthew Bradley precede him in death.
John worked in many areas of Auto Mechanics, Construction and Tree surgery and Landscaping. He owned and operated JG Bordwell Hauling, serving many communities family and friends.
John is known for his love of Country Music and NASCAR Racing.
John was a great supporter of all our veterans.
John was not a member of any Church but believed in the Lord Jesus Christ with all his heart. A Celebration of Life will held at a later date. Thoughts and condolences can be sent to the family.
"Nothing that is loved is Lost". Loving memories of John will live on forever. Many thanks to all for your friendship and support to our brother John.
Carolina, Georgia, Leilani and Family.

Arrangements made by DuPage Cremations, Ltd. (630) 293-5200.




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