Alec J. “Mugs” Mulvihill, 28, of Mandeville, LA, formerly of Peotone, entered new life on June 12, 2022.
Born on October 10, 1993, Alec served as a New Orleans Fire Department firefighter as well as serving the Lee Road Fire Department in Covington, LA. He previously was employed with the St. Tammany Fire District #4 in Mandeville, LA and began his firefighter interest as a cadet with the Peotone Fire Department.
Alec was baptized at First St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Chicago and attended Christ Community Church in Peotone until his relocation to Mandeville, LA.
Alec is survived by his mother, Kirsten Steeves of Peotone; his father, James W. Mulvihill (wife Missy) of Venice, FL; brothers, Carter Mulvihill (wife Julie) of Naperville, Drew and Colin Mulvihill of Venice, FL; sisters, Teddi Steeves of Fulton, MO, Mia Steeves of Oxford, MS, and Meg Mulvihill of Venice, FL; Maternal grandparents, William and Patricia Benner of Peotone; Paternal grandmother, Patricia Mulvihill of Bradley; girlfriend, Alyssa Vogel of Mandeville, LA; Uncles, Brent Benner (wife Cindy) of Valrico, FL and Timothy Mulvihill (wife Robin) of Oswego; Great-Aunt Barbara McNabney of Champaign; Great-Uncle Les Jones of Bluffton, SC; and numerous cousins and friends. He is also survived by his beloved dog, Blaze. He was preceded in death by his cousins Mitchell Mulvihill and Zachary McNabney; Aunt Judith Hadders; and Uncle Thomas Mulvihill.
Visitation will be held at Christ Community Church, 103 W. Corning Ave., Peotone, IL on Tuesday, June 21 from 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. with a funeral service being held at 11:00 a.m., Rick Selk officiating. Burial will be at Peotone Cemetery with a luncheon to follow at the Peotone American Legion. Pallbearers will be Anthony Gill, Brent Benner, Jake Hilliard, Timothy Mulvihill, Carter Mulvihill, and Drew Mulvihill. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Kankakee County Humane Foundation or the New Orleans Fire Department Benevolent Fund. Share a memory at www.feddehelfrichcrossfh.com