Cover photo for James I. Esposito's Obituary
James I. Esposito Profile Photo
1941 James 2022

James I. Esposito

January 12, 1941 — October 1, 2022

Davenport Crystal Lake

James “Jimmy” I. Esposito, born January, 12, 1941 in Chicago, IL died October 1, 2022 in Crystal Lake, IL.  A life well lived. He passed away surrounded by his loving family.

Jimmy is survived by his wife, Barbara A. Esposito; three children, Cheryl A. Bott (Raymond), Karen Cuebas (Johnny), and James V. Esposito; four grandchildren, Raymond, Frank, Brittany, and Tina; and ten great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James A. Esposito and Rose Arena Esposito and sisters, Rafaella “Sis” Lullo and Susan Slapinski.

Jimmy enjoyed cooking, gardening, movies and Hollywood. He also had a love for cocker spaniels, particularly his current pet, Sammy. Most of all, Jimmy had a tremendous love for his family and Italian heritage. He worked as a meat cutter, cook, and bartender.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, October 4, from 4pm until 8pm at Davenport Family Funeral Home, 419 E. Terra Cotta Ave., Crystal Lake.   A service will be Wednesday, October 5, at 10am at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, 3500 Washington St, McHenry.  Burial will follow at St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation made in his name to the American Cancer Society , One East Wacker Drive, Suite 1500, Chicago, IL 60601, or your local animal shelter.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of James I. Esposito, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Tuesday, October 4, 2022

4:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Davenport Family Funeral Home and Crematory

419 East Terra Cotta Avenue, Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Mass of Christian Burial

Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Burial

Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Starts at 12:00 pm (Central time)

St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Cemetery

1185 W Algonquin Rd, Palatine, IL 60067

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 9

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree