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The Staff of Kolbus-John V. May Funeral Home

Thank you for visiting. The Kolbus-John V. May Funeral Home has been servicing the community for over 100 years located on the Northwestside of Chicago, one block south of the Kennedy Expressway (I-90) and five blocks east of Harlem Ave at 6857 W. Higgins Ave., Chicago, IL 60656.

If your needs are urgent, know that you can always speak to one of our funeral directors anytime at 773-774-3232

We hope you find our web site useful in answering the questions or concerns you may have. Please feel free to visit our funeral home at anytime to see our facilities and meet our dedicated staff.

In addition to Kolbus-John V. May Funeral Home, funeral directors: Eileen Baldeshwiler, Stephanie Brown, Eugene Cha, Karen Scimeca Christensen, Angela Cha, Scott Glover and Michael Rominski serve the Elmwood Park, Jefferson Park and Park Ridge areas from The Nelson Funeral Home 820 W. Talcott Rd., Park Ridge (, The Elms Funeral Home, 7600 W. Grand Avenue, Elmwood Park (  and The Lawrence Funeral Home, 4800 N. Austin Avenue,Chicago (  Collectively, the directors bring over 50 years of experience caring for families from many ethnic backgrounds and religious beliefs.


Our locations are handicapped accessible.
We accept the following:
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Proud to Supply American Made Caskets

NFDA Illinois Funeral Directors Association