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Martin D. Harnett Sr., 80, entered Heaven on August 29, 2017, after along battle with cancer; he was surrounded by his beloved family. He is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Nancy Harnett. He leaves behind his adoring children Jack Harnett, Catherine Ann Henry, Martin D. Harnett Jr., Nancy (Scott) Lizak, and David (Juana) Harnett. He was grandfather to sixteen grandchildren and four great grandchildren and fond uncle and cousin to many. He is survived by four sisters and one brother. He is preceded in death by his parents, Jack (Mary) Harnett, his brother Jack Harnett and one grandson Martin. He was an avid fisherman and good cook. He was a dear friend to many and proud of his service in the Army. He will be remembered by many as Superman and for his sense of humor.

Visitation Friday, September 1, 2017, from 3:00 - 9:00 pm, at Drake and Son Funeral Home, 5303 N Western Avenue, Chicago. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, September 2, 2017, at St. Matthias Catholic Church, 2310 W Ainslie Street, Chicago. Interment at All Saints Catholic Cemetery.

Arrangements under the direction of Drake & Son Funeral Home, Chicago, IL.