“The proper function of man is to live, not to exist. I shall not waste my days in trying to prolong them. I shall use my time.” Jack London.

The photo above was shot on my back porch deck during one of our summer gettogethers. This pain gets more intense every time I have to talk about it.

The Nick Huffman shirts are selling as fast as they can print them

Nick Huffman Dies

By MMP Admin.JBJun 10, 2022 | 4:26 PM

The charismatic co-owner of the Looney Bin Tavern in Bradley has died.  Nick Huffman passed away yesterday at the age of just 42.  He’s described by those who knew him best as a man with a big heart who was a big supporter of live music, painted portraits, wrote a book and produced comedy albums and was a former radio reporter for the legendary Mancow in Chicago.  The cause of death has not yet been released.  Visitation will be Sunday at Schreffler funeral home in Kankakee from 2 until 8.

11/6/2013 the first time I met Nick w/ model Tana Leggo

BOURBONNAIS — Nicholas C. Huffman, 42, of Bourbonnais, passed away Thursday (June 9, 2022) at his home.

He was born Oct. 6, 1979, in Kankakee, the son of Randy and Maureen (Rivard) Huffman.

Nick was co-owner and operator of The Looney Bin Bar. He was a loyal protector of his Looney Bin Family. Nick was an artist who enjoyed painting, live music, comedy and horror movies, rock and roll parties, Secret Squirrel stuff, hunting, fishing and just plain bull. He was the author of a #1 Best Selling Book, several #1 Best Selling Comedy Albums and former reporter for Mancow. Nick was the owner of The Boom Boom Room in Bradley. He is the holder of countless stories that the world may never know. Nick had an incredible love for fried chicken and Hooters wings.

Surviving is his mother, Maureen Huffman, of Bourbonnais; one daughter, Callie Huffman, of Bourbonnais; two sons, Waylon and Cash Huffman, of Kankakee; one stepson, Austin Glassford; one stepdaughter, Hayley Faulkner; his Emily; many aunts, uncles, cousins, friends, and his Looney Bin Family.

Preceding him in death were his father, Randy; and grandparents, Charles and Barbara Huffman and Richard and Mary Ann Rivard.

Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, June 12, at Schreffler Funeral Homes, Kankakee Chapel. The funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Monday, June 13, also at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Kankakee Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Aroma Township.

Memorials may be made to the wishes of the family.

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