He was born on March 13, 1943.
A message from his wife Carol related the following detains:
“With a saddened heart I wanted to let Jim’s friends and acquaintances know that Jim passed away unexpectedly.
“For those interested there will be a wake this Wednesday followed by a funeral on Thursday.
“Exact times of both are yet to be determined but can be obtained by calling the [Defiore Jorgenson] Funeral Home in Huntley on Tuesday.”
After his service on the District 158 School Board he was active in Patriots United and the Huntley Area Tea Party.
Certainly, no one can say that Carlin did not take his citizenship seriously.