James P. Ekberg


GENEVA, Ill. — James P. Ekberg, 87, of Geneva. Beloved husband of 60 years of Barbara née Cienkus.

Loving father of Mary Beth Kern and Thomas Ekberg; devoted grandfather of Lorraine; caring uncle of Jim and John.

Visitation will be 2 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 11, at Malone Funeral Home, 324 E. State St./ Rt. 38, Geneva, IL 60134, with a liturgical wake service at 6:45 p.m.

Funeral Prayers will be at 9:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 12, at Malone Funeral Home proceeding to St. Peter Catholic Church, 1891 Kaneville Road in Geneva for Celebration of Funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m., with Father Jonathan Bakkelund, Celebrant.

Full military honors burial will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13, at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, Illinois.

For information call 630-232-8233 or visit malonefh.com.