Edward A. Slenk Sr., 80, of Worth, died Aug. 1, at Salem Village Nursing Home in Joliet. Visitation was held at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth on Aug. 6. A funeral service was held at the funeral home on Aug. 6. Burial was at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood.
Mr. Slenk is survived by his son, Edward Jr.; his daughters, Sharon Hargrove, Debra Senyard and Sandra Laxner; his sister, Stella Litke; and four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Mr. Slenk was born in Cicero.