SHOREWOOD

Henry L. McCabe


Dec. 28, 1921 Ė July 30, 2010


Henry L. McCabe, 88, of Shorewood, formerly of Coloma and Waukesha, passed away peacefully in his sleep Friday, July 30, 2010, at St. Annís Home.

Henry was born Dec. 28, 1921, to Martin Ambrose and Alice (Witter) McCabe. Henry married Betty Finan on April 14, 1956, in Chicago. He served in the U.S. Navy for six years during World War II. When he returned home, he worked as a diesel mechanic in the construction industry.

Henry is survived by his wife, Betty; three daughters and two sons, Julie (Jim) Brady, Maureen McCabe, Bridgett McCabe, Jim (Mary) McCabe and Tim McCabe; his grandchildren, John and Patrick Brady, Emma McCabe, Joe Gillis, Kieran, Maura and Shaelyn McCabe; a great-granddaughter, Lilliana Jo Gillis; three brothers, Melvin, Leon and Ed (Carolyn); and two sisters, Jean McCabe and Katie (Jim) Knox.

Henry was preceded in death by his son, John Paul; his parents; and a sister, Francis Heyerdahl.

Visitation and services were held Monday, Aug. 2, at Northshore Funeral Services Chapel, 3601 N. Oakland Ave., Shorewood. Internment was private.
Northshore Funeral Services, 414-961-1812, is serving the family.