John M. Abbruzzese, 89, of Worth, died Jan. 26 at Palos Community Hospital in Palos Heights. Visitation was held Jan. 30 at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth. A funeral service was held Jan. 31 at the funeral home. Interment was at St. Mary Cemetery in Evergreen Park.
Mr. Abbruzzese is survived by his sons, Vito and Mario; his daughters, Carmella Palmer and Donna Gunther; and 13 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
Mr. Abbruzzese was born in Chicago. He served in the Army during World War II. He worked as a truck driver.