Robert J. Knutsen, 50, of Hickory Hills, died Dec. 24, at Mercy Hospital in Chicago. Visitation was held at Lack Funeral Home in Hickory Hills on Dec. 28 and 29. A chapel service was held at the funeral home on Dec. 30. Burial was at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Hillside.
Mr. Knutsen is survived by his wife, Nancy; his daughter, Deborah Reczkowicz; his son, Robert S.; his sister, Virginia Christofferson; his brother, Edward; and two grandchildren.
Mr. Knutsen was born in Chicago. He was a packaging consultant. He was a member of the 19th Combat Engineer Battalion ASSC, A.L. Post 1993, VFW and institute of Packaging Professionals.