James D. “Jim” Orlandini, 77, of Springfield, died at 11:33 a.m. on Friday, August 18, 2017 at Memorial Medical Center.
Jim was born on October 16, 1939 in Taylorville, the son of Peter B. and Rena Mezzacqui Orlandini.
Jim graduated from Cathedral Boys High School and later from Illinois College. He was employed with his parents at Orlandini Inc., a family owned wholesale beer distributor serving Springfield and the surrounding areas.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his daughter, Kara (Patrick) Carlove of Carrollton, Texas; granddaughters: Hayley, Kayla, and Olivia Carlove; sister, Diane (Jack) Miller of Springfield; three nieces; several cousins; and his loyal dog, Rudy.
Cremation will be accorded by Butler Cremation Tribute Center prior to ceremonies.
Family will receive friends from 12:30 –1:15 p.m. on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at St. Katharine Drexel Parish at Sacred Heart Church, 730 South 12th Street, Springfield, followed by a Memorial Mass at 1:30 p.m. with Rev. James Isaacson, SJC, celebrant.
The family of James D. “Jim” Orlandini is being served by Kirlin-Egan & Butler Funeral Home, 900 S. 6th Street, Springfield. Please visit butlerfuneralhomes.com to offer your condolences.