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Michael D. Fleming

April 24, 1955 ~ May 26, 2020 (age 65)

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Michael D. Fleming, age 65, of Orland Park, IL. 

Beloved husband of Barbara (nee Walsh) of 40 years.  Loving father of Meghan (Scott) Panozzo, Bridget (Jeffrey) Ehman, and the late baby Colleen.  Proud Papa to Joseph and Victor Panozzo; Finley and Fiona Ehman.  Cherished brother of Joseph Jr. (Mickie) Fleming, Peggy (Jack) Gannon, Patricia (Joel) Goler, and Stephen (Patti) Fleming.  Preceded in death by his parents Joseph Sr. and Marjorie Fleming.  

Fond son-in-law of the late Kevin and the late Mable Walsh.  Fond brother-in-law of Kevin Jr. (Mary Pat) Walsh, Kathlyn Carberry, Mary Jo (David) Bailey, Carmie (Christopher) O’Leary.  Dear uncle to many nieces and nephews.  Caring cousin and friend to so many. 

Retired CPS special education teacher,  South Side Irish Rugby player and coach, triathlete, skier, Chicago Bears fan, music lover, and faithful Christian.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to support the Without Warning Alzheimer's Support Group at Rush University Medical Center. Please send memorial gifts to Rush University Medical Center, 1201 W. Harrison St., Ste. 300, Chicago, IL 60607-3319 or visit

In accordance with the state of Illinois Public Health Guidelines, visitors will only be admitted in and out privileges as not to exceed the safe number set forth at the time of service and social distancing practices. The Fleming family would like thank you for your understanding and greatly appreciate your prayers and gestures of sympathy during this most difficult time. Most importantly they wish for you and your loved ones to be safe.

Visitation Sunday 1:00pm-5:00pm. Private Funeral Service Monday 10:30am at the Maher Funeral Home 17101 S. 71st Ave Tinley Park.

Private Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

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