Jerome E. Cahill Sr., 84, loving husband of 53 years to Joan (nee Griffin) Cahill; dearest father of Joanie Teofilo, Katie (Bill) Norek, Jerry (Vikki) Cahill Jr., Annie (Matt) Cahill Kelly, and Rob (Marianne) Cahill; beloved grandfather of Ryan, Kathryn and Brendan Teofilo, Michael and Patrick Norek, Brittany and Rachael Cahill, Grace and Rose Kelly, Jack and Tommy Cahill; son of the late John and Helen (nee Wilson) Cahill; brother of Ruth, Ed (Rita – deceased), and Paul Cahill and the late John and Ted (Mary) Cahill and Catherine (Bill – deceased) Maddux; Uncle to many; U.S. Navy Veteran. Retired in 1995 from Alcoa Cleveland Works after 35 years as head operating engineer in charge of the boiler house and refrigeration. Member of the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 589. Funeral Mass 10 AM Monday, January 11, 2016 at St. Ladislas Catholic Church, 2345 Bassett Rd., Westlake. Visitation 2-6 PM Sunday at Berry McGreevey Funeral Home, 26691 Detroit Rd., Westlake (One mile west of Columbia Rd.). Burial at St. Joseph Cemetery in Avon. Donations can be made to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 17876 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland, Ohio 44110. Arrangements entrusted to Jeff Monreal Funeral Home.