The Honor Flight Chicago family mourns the loss of John Tolan, a treasured friend and generous donor whose gifts over our entire history funded days of honor for more than 1,300 of our senior war heroes. John’s incredible support changed lives. Without John, Honor Flight Chicago would not be what it is today.

To John’s friends and family, we extend our most sincere and heartfelt thoughts and prayers. His love of our nation’s veterans and heroes paled only in comparison to his love for his family, especially his daughters Bridget and Lucie. Last July, we were honored to include Bridget as a guardian on our 86th honor flight:

John sponsored flights for more than 1,300 veterans. To continue John’s legacy, his family asks you to consider making a memorial gift to honor more senior war heroes. Click the link below, or donations may be mailed to:

Honor Flight Chicago
9701 W. Higgins Road, Suite 310
Rosemont, IL 60018-4703