Proud U.S. Navy Veteran honorably discharged in 1962, Retired in 1993 as a Lieutenant in the Chicago Police Dept. & member of the American Legion Post 854.
Beloved husband of Gloria (nee Maza). Loving father of Laura (Fred), John Jr. (Christine), Carrie (Larry) & James (Role). Cherished grandfather of Madelyn, Larry, Brittany, Michael, Patrick, Joseph, David, Seamus, Killian, Meara & Bridie. Adoring great grandfather of Hayden. Devoted son of the late Catherine Evans Pasek. Dear brother of Catherine Peppler & Rita Holz. Visitation Friday, August 10th from 3 until 9 p.m. & Saturday, August 11th from 10:30 a.m. until time of chapel service 11:30 a.m. at the Kerry Funeral Home & Cremation Care Center, 7020 W. 127th Street, Palos Heights. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Lake Katherine Nature Center, 7402 Lake Katherine Drive, Palos Heights, IL 60463 would be appreciated.