Kenneth L. O'Toole - 73

8/19/1941 - 1/22/2015
Longtime Chicago Heights Kenneth O’Toole, age 73. Longtime Chicago Heights resident recently of St. John, IN. Retired manager for Sears Automotive Centers. Calumet High School graduate. Husband for 51 years of Elaine nee Fuerst. Father of Patricia (Michael) Neal, Nancy, Robert (Jillian) and William (Rae) O’Toole. Grandfather of Jennifer, Michael and Kristen (Ronald Urbanowski) Neal, Julia, Dillon, Danielle, David, Alexander and Taylor O’Toole. Great grandfather of Abigail Urbanowski. Brother of Maureen Whitlock, Carol Remedi, Eileen Pattenaude, Edward and Donald O’Toole. Loving uncle and dear friend of many. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W. 14th St., (U.S. Rt. 30, 3 blks E. of Western Ave.) Chicago Heights on Sunday January 25th from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Funeral Monday 9:15 AM to St. Kieran Church, 195th and Halsted St., Chicago Heights, Mass 10:00 AM. Burial private. In lieu of flowers memorial’s in Ken’s name to St. Jude Children’s Hospital would be appreciated by his family. For further information please call 708-481-9230 or

Darrin R. Mendez - 49

3/20/1965 - 1/22/2015
Hobart and Dolton Darrin R. Mendez, age 49. A Hobart resident born and raised in Dolton, Darrin was a graduate of Thornton High School and South Suburban College, and had been employed the past 10 years as a BioMed Engineer at Rush Hospital. Husband of Donna nee Eastling. Father of Rachael (Troy) White and Mary (Trisha) Simcox . Son of Margo nee Albrecht and the late Robert Mendez. Brother of Renae (Jeffrey) Hoskins. Uncle of Macy, Brady and Ava Hoskins. Grandfather of Rebecca and Tiffany, Katelyn, Kylee, Kohlee, Julia and Winston. Beloved nephew, cousin and friend to many. Services are private. For further information please contact Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, Chicago Heights, 708 481-9230 or

Clara A. Quinliven - 91

11/10/1923 - 1/21/2015
Crete and Beecher Clara A. Quinliven, age 91. Longtime Crete and Beecher resident, formerly of Mt. Greenwood and Pullman. Cafeteria Cashier for 25 years at General Motors Electro-Motive Division on 103rd Street. Wife of the late John “Jack” Quinliven. Mother of Yolanda (late John) Codini. Grandmother of Debbie (William) Hansing, John Hernandez, Joseph (Donna) Hernandez and Shannon Cheney. Great grandmother of Zachariah Kambich, Jordyn (Garrett) Lakie, John and Jennifer Hernandez and Lindsey Cheney. Preceeded in death by five siblings. Loving aunt and dear friend of many. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W. 14th St. (U.S. Rt. 30, 3 blks E. of Western Avenue), Chicago Heights on Saturday morning January 24th from 9:00 AM until time of Funeral Service at 12:00 Noon. Burial Skyline Memorial Park, Monee. 708-481-9230 or

Robert C. Davis - 81

7/15/1933 - 1/18/2015
Glenwood and Chicago Heights Robert C. Davis, age 81. Longtime Glenwood resident. Retired Supervisor for Illinois Bell/AT&T with over 30 years of service. Born and raised in Chicago Heights, Bob was a Bloom Twp. High School graduate, and served proudly with the United Sates Navy from 1951 to 1955. Husband for 47 years of Louise nee Varallo. Father of Philip (Melissa) Davis and Kathleen (Ralph) Florio. Grandfather of Samantha, Alyson, Mikayla, and Amanda Davis, Dominic, Jordan and Jennifer Florio. Son of the late Marie nee Gust and Emerson Davis. Brother of Eugene (late Evelyn) and Emerson (Clo) Davis, Marilyn (late Mert) Campbell and the late Evelyn (late Verle) Worley and Shirley (late Lesley)Holt. Beloved uncle and dear friend and co-worker of many. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W. 14th St. (US Rt. 30, 3 blks E. of Western Ave) Chicago Heights on Wednesday Jan. 21st from 3:00 PM until time of funeral services at 7:30 PM. Future burial Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery. 708 481-9230 or

Vincent Greci - 87

9/11/1927 - 1/17/2015
Olympia Fields Vincent Greci, age 87. Retired Vice President of Industrial Sales for Valspar Paint Co. with 43 years of service. Longtime Olympia Fields resident. Past President of Olympia Fields Country Club and Chairman of the 2003 U.S. Open. U.S. Navy Veteran. Cornell University graduate Class of 1948. Husband for 66 years of Theresa nee Molinari. Father of Linda (Edward) Ewing, Jim (Marie) and Vincent (Sheri) Greci Jr. Grandfather of Lisa (Frank) Dudzik, Christina (James) Christofferson, Anthony Ewing, Elyse (Jacob) Bandy, Linnea, Jaclyn and Vincent “VJ” Greci III. Great grandfather of Savannah, Frank Jr., Joshua, Caleb and John Dudzik, and Palmer Marie Bandy. Brother of the late John (late Angela) Greci. Visitation Friday morning January 23rd at Infant Jesus of Prague Church, 1131 Douglas Ave., Flossmoor Rd and Leavitt Ave), Flossmoor from 10:30 AM until time of Funeral Mass at 11:30 AM. Entombment Good Shepherd Cemetery, Orland Park. Memorials to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the Greci Family. For further information please call Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, Chicago Heights 708-481-3421 or

Robert J. "Bob" Weiss - 70

8/21/1944 - 1/17/2015
Peotone resident formerly of CCHills & Dolton Robert J. “Bob” Weiss, age 70. Peotone resident formerly of Country Club Hills and Dolton. Loving husband for 50 years of Sharon “Sherry” nee Tumpis. Devoted father of Lisa (Jack) Behnke and Lori (Rodney) Meyer. Extremely proud “Grampa” of Madelyn, Marshall, Maya and Macy Meyer. Son of the late Attorney Robert J. Sr. and June Weiss. Bob turned his lifelong love and knowledge of cars into a successful career in the automotive industry as a Location Manager at Bridgestone-Firestone Company stores for 24 years. He enjoyed his classic cars, but none more than his Little Red Corvette. His gift of gab and engaging nature will be missed by all those fortunate to have known him. A Memorial Gathering and service will be held on Sunday afternoon Jan. 25th at the Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W. 14th St. (US Rt. 30, 3 blks E. of Western Ave), Chicago Heights from 12 noon until time of services at 4:00 PM. Memorials may be directed to the Kankakee Valley Hospice. For further service information please contact 708 481-9230 or

John V. Marsala - 66

4/2/1948 - 1/17/2015
Country Club Hills John V. Marsala age 66. Longtime Country Club Hills resident. Retired Auto Technician at Ford dealerships throughout the Chicagoland area. Member UAW Local #701. A motorcycle enthusiast, John was a graduate of Thornridge High School. Husband for 13 years of Debra nee Tsantis. Father of Kristin (John) DiNofrio and Robert (Stephanie) Marsala. Stepfather of Jason (Meghan), Lisa (Marshan Johnson) and Michelle Ramirez. Grandfather of Henry, Olivia, Dominick, Camilo, Alanah and Kayla. Brother of Maureen (late John) Skau, Sharon (James) Smith, Frank (Carole) Marsala and the late Marion Marsala. Services were private. For further information please call Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, Chicago Heights 708-481-9230

Frank Diaz, Sr - 48

1/15/2015 - 1/15/2015
Crete and Steger, Illinois Frank Diaz Sr., age 48. Crete resident formerly of Steger. Husband of Laura Dominik. Father of Frank (Shanon Kloss) Diaz Jr., Alexis Diaz, Sarah and Mia Dominik. Grandfather of Joziah, Noah and Adrianna. Son of Hilda nee Villagomez and David Diaz. Dear friend of many. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W. 14th St. (U.S. Rt. 30, 3 blks E. of Western Ave.), Chicago Heights on Monday January 19th from 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Funeral services Tuesday morning 11:00 AM. Interment Calvary Cemetery, Steger. 708-481-9230 or

James R. Keith - 86

11/24/1928 - 1/13/2015
Chicago's Old Town James R. Keith age 86. Longtime resident of Chicago’s Old Town neighborhood, born and raised on Oakley Street in Chicago’s Little Italy. U.S. Army Veteran/Korean War. A Salesman for many years in the steel industry, he was most proud of his years spent as the Maitre d’ at the Graham Room of the Civic Opera House. Father of James B. (Aline) Keith, David (late Tammy) Keith, Maureen (James) Thomas. Grandfather of Jeremy (Kim) Keith, Rachel (Justin) Hare, David and Kelli Keith, Colleen and Rachel Thomas. Great grandfather of Amelia, Scarlett, Clara, Paul, Peyton and the late Anastasia. Brother of Eldon “Bud” (late Ann) Keith. Dear uncle and friend of many. Visitation Friday morning January 16th at St. Agnes Church, 1501 S. Chicago Rd., Chicago Heights from 9:00 AM until time of Funeral Mass at 10:00 AM. Burial Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood. For further information please call Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, Chicago Heights 708-481-9230 or

Emil Kutlik - 88

9/23/1926 - 1/12/2015
Matteson Emil Kutlik, age 88. Longtime Blue Island resident recently of Matteson. Retired after a long and dedicated career as a Truck Driver for Shell Oil Co. U.S. Navy Veteran of WW II. Proud lifelong member of St. Peter & St. Paul Lutheran Church. Loving husband for 67 years of Leone “Lee” Kutlik nee Vermier. Beloved father of Cheri (Michael) Haynes and Lynn (Robert) Schwebach. Cherished grandfather of Suzanne (Brad) Ferguson, Stephanie (Matt Sundberg), Michael, and Kathleen Haynes, Elliott and Jacob Schwebach. Proud great grandfather of Siri and William Ferguson. Devoted brother of Mildred Babirak and the late Susan Dolinick, Andrew, Joseph and John Kutlik. Dear brother-in-law of the late Florette (late John) Huntsey. Beloved “Uncle Emil” to his many nieces and nephews. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W. 14th St. (US Rt. 30, 3 blks E. of Western Ave) Chicago Heights on Thursday from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Viewing Friday morning at St. Peter & St. Paul Lutheran Church, 13153 Greenwood Ave, Blue Island from 10:00 AM until time of services at 10:30 AM. Burial Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL. 708 481-9230 or

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