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Death Notices from 1-16-14

Vincent Aparo
  Vincent Aparo, 81, of Evergreen Park died and visitation was Tuesday at St. Bernadette in Evergreen Park. Mass was at noon and interment at St. Mary Cemetery.
  Mr. Aparo was the husband of MarquetteAparo, nee Giagrande. He was the father of John (Joyce) Aparo Sr., Kimberly (Paul) Cericola and Barbara (Craig) Miller. He was also the brother of Frances Pusateri. He was a retired deputy director of streets and park in Evergreen Park.

FLAG-PINJames Glenn Brown
  James Glenn Brown, 83, of Evergreen Park died Jan. 8 at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn. Visitation was Friday at Colonial Chapel in Orland Park. A funeral service was held Saturday at St. Bernedette Church in Evergreen Park and interment was at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
  Mr. Brown was survived by daughter Catherine Ann (Robert) Bush and brother-in-law Fred (Joyce) Lemaster. He was born in Chicago and was a retired salesman for Chicago Chain and Transmission. He also served in Korea for the Army.

Robert Cole
  Robert Cole, 75, of Chicago Ridge died Jan. 7 at his home, Visitation was held Friday at Schmaedeke Funeral Home. A service was held Saturday at Our Lady of the Ridge Church and an entombment was at Holy Sepulchre Mausoleum.
  Mr. Cole was survived by brother Leon Cole and children Anthony (Mary) Cole, Debora (Richard) Petbok and Catherine (Kenneth) Nelson. He was born in Chicago and was a machinist for 3M.

FLAG-PINWillis “Ray” Mancil
  Willis “Ray” Mancil, 56, of Chicago Ridge died Jan. 8 at home. Visitation was Monday at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth. The service was Tuesday at the funeral home.
  Mr. Mancil was survived by wife Char Mancil and son Michael Mancil. He was also survived by his sister Sonya Gasida and stepchildren Donna (Eric) Plonka, Jennifer Page, Leslie (Edwardo) Campins and Jim (Melissa) Schwichtenbert. He was born in Liberty, Texas. He was a retired chief petty officer in the United States Navy.

Death Notice from 1-9-14

Lorraine J. Carter

  Lorraine J. Carter, née Kocis, 83, of Hickory Hills died Dec. 24 at Palos Community Hospital. Memorial Mass was held Friday at St. Patricia Church in Hickory Hills and entombment was at Resurrection Cemetery in Justice.

  Ms. Carter is survived by her brother, Frank (Melody) Kocis. She was born in Chicago and was a secretary in the steel industry.

Death Notice from 1-2-14

Edward J. Breyer
  Edward J. Breyer, 84, of Worth died Dec. 23. Visitation was held Friday at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth and Mass was held Saturday at Our Lady of the Ridge in Chicago Ridge. Burial was at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Evergreen Park.
  Mr. Breyer is survived by his wife, Lillian Breyer and children Ken (Lauren) Breyer and Laura Kapala. He was born in Chicago and was a food service manager.

Nick S. Khoury
  Nick S. Khoury, 92, of Worth died Sunday at Manor Care East. Visitation will be held from 3 to 8 p.m. Friday at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth and a service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Lutheran Church of the Good Shepard in Palos Heights.
  Mr. Khoury is survived by his wife, Shirley Khoury. He was born in Palestine and was an engineer.

Death Notice from 12-26-13

Lucille Sacharczyk
  Lucille Sacharczyk, 93 of Palos Hills died Dec. 17 at Manorcare East in Palos Heights. Visitation was Friday at the Palos-Gaidas Funeral Home in Palos Hills. The funeral was Saturday at Sacred Heart Church. Interment was at St. Mary Cemetery.
  Ms. Sacharczyk was survived by her children Ralph (Jane), Paul (Cathy) and Peter (Judy) Sacharczyk. She was born in Chicago and was a homemaker. She was also a volunteer at Sacred Heart Parish and with T.O.P.S.

Death Notices from 12-19-13

Mary Cottrell
  Mary Cottrell, née Williams, 78, of Worth died Dec. 10 at Palos Community Hospital. The visitation and funeral were held Friday at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth.
  She was survived by her husband, Walter Cottrell and children Walter Jr., Erick Cottrell and Donna Stack. Mrs. Cottrell was born in Alabama and was a homemaker.

Edmund S. Hildebranski
  Edmund S. Hildebranksi, 85, of Palos Hills died Friday at his home. Visitation was Monday at Palos-Gaidas Funeral Home. The funeral was Tuesday at Sacred Heart Church. Interment was at Resurrection Cemetery.
  Mr. Hildebranski was survived by children Paul (Maryann) Hildebranski, Carol Crotty and Sandy (Dave) Huff. He was born in Chicago and worked as a carpenter.

Pamela Pytko
  Pamela Pytko, 57, of Chicago Ridge died Dec. 9 at Little Company of Mary Hospital in Evergreen Park. Visitation was held last Thursday at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth. The funeral was Friday at Our Lady of the Ridge in Chicago Ridge.
  Ms. Pytko was survived by her mother, Ruby Pytko and sibling Dim Palumbo. She was born in Chicago and worked as a science lab aid at Andrew High School for more than 20 years.

Robert E. Quinn
  Robert E. Quinn, 81, of Evergreen Park died recently. A Memorial Mass was held Dec. 7 at Most Holy Redeemer and interment was at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery with arrangements by Kosary Funeral Home.
  Mr. Quinn was survived by children Daniel Quinn, Mary Beth (Tim) Luchene, Molly (Brian) Laabs and Patrick (winter) Quinn.

Doris E. Rudolph
  Doris E. Rudolph, 86, of Worth died last Thursday at Christ Hospital in Oak Lawn. Visitation was Monday at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth. The funeral service was Tuesday at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Oak Lawn. Burial was at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
  Mrs. Rudolph was survived by children Barbara Ann McCune, George Gordon Rudolph Jr., Dawn Perez., her brother, George Hoffman and sister Lois Mehorczyk. She was born in Oak Lawn and was a homemaker.