Obituary: Ex-Baysider John Cash dies in Illinois at age 92

John J. Cash, who grew up in Bayside, died at Good Shepard Hospital in Barrington, Ill., July 3. He was 92.

Cash was born Sept. 3, 1920, attended Hofstra University and served as a navigator on a B25 bomber in the U.S. Army Air Corps during the Pacific Theater of World War II. He worked for almost 40 years at the William Carter Co. where he retired as a regional vice president.

He is survived by three sons, five grandchildren; and a sister-in-law.

A mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Anne Church, at 120 Ela St. in Barrington. Interment will be private at Arlington National Cemetery.

Memorials to the Wounded Warriors Project or the Alzheimer’s Association are appreciated. You may leave online condolences for the family at davenportfamily.com or call 847-381-3411 for information.

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