John A. Vanderpool Jr. "Jack", loving husband of 52 years to Carol L. Vanderpool, nee Russell; beloved father of John (Julie), Mark (Kim), Dave (Kelli) Vanderpool and Beth (Jeff) Freitag; dear grandfather of Christopher, David, Jennifer, Johnny, Ashleigh, Tiffany (Matt), Marcus, Cole, Jack, Emily, Sean and Matthew; great grandfather of Shae, dear twin brother of Judy (Ted)Johnson and brother in law of Rita (Gerry) Mueller. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Vada Vanderpool and a sister Joy Vanderpool and son in law of the late Margaret Russell.
John "Jack" spent 40 years with Schindler Elevator Co. holding several key positions, retiring as Chicagoland Superintendent. Jack was known for his expertise in hydraulic elevators where he helped design many of the systems that are still used today.
Jack's hobbies included working on cars, motorcycle riding, home projects and spending time with friends and family.
Visitation will be Friday from 3-9 pm at Williams-Kampp funeral home 430 East Roosevelt Road, Wheaton , IL 60187. (one block east of Naperville Rd). Visitation Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until time of mass 10:30 a.m. at St. Michael Church, 310 S. Wheaton Ave., Wheaton, IL. Interment St. Michael Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to your favorite charity or the following: www.mollyshouse.org/index.php/donate.
Funeral info 630-668-0016 or www.williams-kampp.com.
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