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George H. Basile - 70

5/12/1946 - 1/19/2017

Chicago, IL

George H. Basile, Veteran USMC, Vietnam War, Retired CPD. Beloved husband of Karon. Dear father of Joey (Brendan) Kelly, Jamie (Jim) Plumb and Frank. Loving grandfather of Nora, Colin, Luke, Sarah, Nick and Natalie. Dear brother of Gail (Russell) Willson, Norman (Paulette) Basile, Patricia Mitchell, David (Jan) Basile and Tom Basile and the late Dukey. Fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. Funeral Monday 8:45 a.m. from Beverly Ridge Funeral Home; 10415 S. Kedzie Ave to St. Christina Church Mass 9:30 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Visitation Sunday 2:00 – 8:00 p.m. 773-779-4411


Sunday, Jan. 22nd, 2-8 p.m.

Monday, Jan. 23rd, 9:30 a.m. at St. Christina Church


  • Dave and Martie Evans

    on 01/21/17

    George Basile was our neighbor for many years on 106th and Trumbull.  He was an exceptional kind of guy and a good neighbor.  I can see him now laying fertilizer with me on our lawns.  May he rest in peace because a good man you never forget.  God bless and prayers to his family.

  • John Paladino

    on 01/21/17

    With a heavy heart I am writing this.  George Basile, my great friend, great partner and fellow Marine. You will be truly missed but never forgotten.  I will always treasure my time with you. You were a great detective and a credit to the CPD. My  condolences to  Karon,, your daughters, Joey and Jamie, and son Frank. So buddy, so long, may God bless you. Rest in peace

  • Lacey Durack

    on 01/21/17

    My Dear Couz Karon, I am so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you, Frank and the girls during this very sad time. Thinking of you here in Colorado and sending you all my love. May George rest in peace and God bless you all. Love Couz Lacey

    PS. I love this picture of George, it truly captures him and makes me smile.





    • Karon

      on 01/30/17

      Thank you John. He was truly one of a kind.
  • Denny Mertz

    on 01/21/17

    Karon, you will always be in my prayers and thoughts. Going to miss George. We worked and played together. My love to the kids With love Denny Mertz
  • Linda Crockett, daughter of Mitchell Crockett,Jr. {CPD)

    on 01/21/17

    Joey, the loss of one's father marks one of the most profound rites of passage in our life.  You have my very deepest sympathy

  • Roxana Agler

    on 01/21/17

    Joey/Jamie, I am so sorry for your loss.....

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