Rose DalDegan - 84

6/24/1931 - 6/12/2016
Lifelong Chicago Heights resident

Rose DalDegan nee Cipriani age 84.  Lifelong Chicago Heights resident.  Bloom High School graduate. Since she was a young girl, Rose worked tirelessly at her family owned, Cipriani’s Restaurant, which served Chicago Heights from 1930 to 1994.  Wife for 58 years of Robert DalDegan.  Mother of Dean (late Deborah) DalDegan, Sandy Sybert, Mary (Ron) Evans and Diane (Jack) Goeders.  Grandmother of Daniel and Dominic DalDegan, Lauren (Tony) Carponelli, Luke (Jessica) Sybert, Christine (A.J.) Dobson, Joanna (Matt) Glusac, Daniel Shine, Antonio and Stefanie Goeders.  Great grandmother of Kason Sybert and Violet Dobson. Daughter of the late Mary nee Maro and John Cipriani. Sister of Sylvia (late Eugene “Harpo”) Pastere and John Cipriani, Jr.  Dear “Aunt Rose” to her many nieces and nephews. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W. 14th St. (U.S. Rt. 30, 3 blks E. of Western Ave.), Chicago Heights on Thursday June 16th from 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM.  Funeral Friday morning 9:15 AM to St. Agnes Church, 1501 Chicago Rd., Chicago Heights.  Mass 10:00 AM.  Entombment Assumption Cemetery, Glenwood.  708-481-9230 or panozzobros.com.

Dorothy G. Lee nee Gollnast - 95

7/24/1920 - 6/9/2016
Longtime Lynwood resident

Dorothy G. Lee. Age 95, Longtime Lynwood resident formerly of Harvey and Chicago’s Roseland Neighborhood. Graduate of Calument High School Class of 1937. Wife of the late Clyde Lee. Grandmother of Randy (Jeanie) Lee. Great Grandmother of Beverly and Kaitlyn Lee. Sister of the late Ella Ross.  Dear aunt and friend to many. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 West 14th Street (US Rt 30, 3 blks E of Western Avenue), Chicago Heights on Tuesday June 14, 2016 from 9:00 AM until time of services 11:00 AM. Burial Oakland Memory Lanes.  For further info 708-481-9230 or www.panozzbros.com

John J. O'Brien - 88

9/19/1927 - 6/8/2016
Sauk Village

John J. O’Brien, age 88. Longtime Sauk Village resident formerly of Homewood. Graduate of St. Joseph Grammar School, St. Rita High School and St. Ambrose University. Retired Special Agent for the Illinois Central Railroad Police Department with over 40 years of service. U.S. Army Veteran. Husband for 65 years of Theresa nee Dionne. Father of Thomas (Jeanette), James (Lori), Patricia (William) Schmidtke, Timothy (Carol) and Maureen (Bernard) Cagney. Grandfather of Patrick, Jeffrey, Michelle, Kelly and Shannon O’Brien, Kevin, Daniel and Katie Schmidtke, Aileen and Matthew Cagney. Son of the late Mary Kane and James C. O’Brien. Brother of the late Mary Elizabeth O’Brien and Margaret (late David) Berkley. Dear uncle and friend of many. Visitation will be held at St. James Catholic Church, 22400 S. Torrence Ave, Sauk Village, on Monday morning June 13th from 9:30 AM until time of funeral mass at 10:30 AM. Interment Assumption Cemetery, Glenwood. Memorials in John’s name to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the O’Brien family. For further service information please contact Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, Chicago Heights, IL.  708 481-9230 or panozzobros.com

Beverly Ansburg - 77

9/10/1938 - 6/7/2016
Steger

Beverly Joy Ansburg nee Hicks, age 77. Steger resident formerly of Dolton. Retired after 15 enjoyable years as a sales associate in the Juniors and Dress Departments at Carson, Pirie, Scott & Co., Lincoln Mall. Graduate of Bloom Township High School. Wife of the late Ronald Francis Ansburg. Mother of Francis Ansburg, Matthew (Martha Rincon) Ansburg, Gina (Brian) Carrara, Shelly (Steve Matthews) Ansburg and the late Richard Hicks Ansburg. Grandmother of Collette, Claire, Erica, Nora and Grace Ansburg, Kyle and Quinn Carrara, and Mitchell and Brett Ansburg. Beloved aunt and guardian of Nicholas Hicks. Sister of Drucila (Charles) Belz and the late Ronnie and Tommy Hicks. Beverly’s generous heart and positive spirit will forever be remembered by the countless friends and family who benefited from her unconditional love and open arms. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W. 14th St, (US Rt. 30, 3 blks E. of Western Ave) Chicago Heights on Friday June 10th from 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Private Committal services will be held at Oakland Memory Lanes Cemetery, Dolton. 708 481-9230 or panozzobros.com

Lena Dal Santo - 93

6/16/1922 - 6/6/2016
Lifelong Chicago Heights

Lena Dal Santo nee Melchiore age 93.  Lifelong Chicago Heights resident, passed away peacefully on June 6th in Pasadena, Maryland.  Wife for 73 years of the late Anthony Dal Santo.  Mother of Anthony (Rebecca) and the late Jack (Margaret) Dal Santo.  Grandmother of Laura Dal Santo, Ann Marie (Adam) Bedell and Jacqueline (John) Zorbas.  Great grandmother of Brayden and Avery Bedell.  Sister of Lydia (late Steve) Panagiotis, Betty (late Charles) Kubancek, Frank (Mary Ann) Melchiore and the late Elda (late Joseph) Natale and Dominic (late Rose) Melchiore.  Beloved great aunt of Chris and the late Sean Fano. Visitation at St. Agnes Catholic Church, 1501 Chicago Rd., Chicago Heights on Thursday morning June 16th from 10:30 AM until time of funeral mass at 11:00 AM.  Entombment Assumption Cemetery, Glenwood.  For further service information, contact Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, Chicago Heights at 708-481-9230 or panozzobros.com.

Laura R. Caruso - 97

12/21/1918 - 6/5/2016
Lifelong Chicago Heights resident

Laura R. Caruso nee Pignotti, age 97. Lifelong Chicago Heights resident. Laura was a cook at the Tivoli Restaurant in Chicago Heights for 32 years. Longtime active member of St. Casimir Parish. Wife of the late Livio Caruso. Mother of Dennis (Kay) Caruso and Deborah Novelli. Grandmother of Mark Novelli. Sister of Julia (late John) Grubio and the late Eda (late Pete) Rossi, David (late Genevieve), Armond (Connie), and Dominic Pignotti. Beloved aunt and dear friend of many. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W. 14th St. (US Rt. 30, 3 blks E. of Western Ave) Chicago Heights on Friday June 10th from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Funeral Saturday morning 9:15 AM to St. Kieran Catholic, Chicago Heights. Mass 10:00 AM. Interment Assumption Cemetery, Glenwood. 708 481-9230 or panozzobros.com

Elaine M. Sola - 71

10/21/1944 - 6/5/2016
Frankfort

Elaine M. Sola nee Vogt, age 71. Longtime Frankfort resident, born and raised in Chicago’s Roseland neighborhood. Fenger H.S. graduate. Wife for 34 years of the late Vincent A. Sola. Mother of Debora Schenk, LPD, Vincent R. (Karen), John Paul, and Thomas Steven Sola. Grandmother of Ryan, Anthony and Joseph Schenk, Richard, Jason and Matthew Sola. Beloved sister-in-law, aunt and dear friend of many. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W. 14th St. (US Rt. 30, 3 blks E. of Western Ave) Chicago Heights on Thursday June 9th from 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Funeral services Friday morning 10:00 AM. Burial Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood. 708 481-9230 or panozzobros.com

Maryann D. Brazzale - 88

7/25/1927 - 6/5/2016
Dolton and Schererville, IN

Maryann D. Brazzale nee Dalle age 88. Longtime Dolton and Schererville, IN resident recently of Marian Village. Wife of the late Frank J. Brazzale. Mother of Frank (Bonnie), Antionette (Patrick Moran), John (Rachel) and Thomas (Lisa Staiger) Brazzale. Grandmother of Amanda (Rene) Barrera, Dominic Brazzale, Lenny Hall, Cassandra (John) Farkas, Elise (Alex) Pasteris, Dominica (Kyle) Wattles. Greatgrandmother of Blake, Gabriel, Julian, Mackenzie and Madison. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W. 14th St, (US Rt. 30, 3 blks E. of Western Ave) Chicago Heights on Wednesday June 8th from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Body will lie in state at Our Lady of the Angels Chapel at Marian Village, 15624 Marian Dr, Homer Glen on Thursday morning from 10:00 Am until time of funeral mass at 11:00 AM. Private enurnment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery Mausoleum, Worth. 708 481-9230.

Salvatore "Sam" Piunti - 81

9/24/1934 - 6/4/2016
Lifelong Chicago Heights

Salvatore “Sam” Piunti, age 81. Lifelong Chicago Heights resident. Retired after 25 years of service as a Receiving Manager for Dominick’s Finer Foods. Former owner of G&S Foods in Robbins. In his retirement years Sam enjoyed working for the Secretary of State Office/DVM in Chicago Heights and the Illinois Montessori Children’s House and IMCH Babyland which he owned and operated with his wife since 1980 in Park Forest. U.S. Army Veteran. Graduate of Bradley University and Bloom H.S. Husband for 44 years of Darnell nee Stansberry. Father of Nancy Karpus, Jason (Amy) Piunti, and Kristi Porcelli. Grandfather of Sophia Karpus, Maxwell, Giuliana and Marcus Piunti, and Dominic Porcelli. Brother of the late Guido and Theresa Piunti. Beloved “Uncle Sam” and dear friend of many. Father in law of John Karpus and Christopher Porcelli. Resting at Panozzo Bros Funeral Home, 530 W 14th St. (US Rt. 30, 3 blks E. of Western Ave) Chicago Heights on Wednesday June 8th from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Funeral Thursday morning 9:15 AM to Infant Jesus of Prague Church, Flossmoor. Mass 10:00 AM. Interment private. 708 481-9230 or panozzobros.com 

Clarence R. "Bob" Mackey - 88

1/30/1928 - 5/28/2016
Longtime Calumet City and Roseland recently of St. John, IN

Clarence R. “Bob” Mackey, U.S. Navy, Retired, age 88. Longtime Calumet City and Roseland resident recently of St. John, IN. Retired Chief Petty Officer, U.S. Navy, commissioned to the USS Coral Sea Oct. 1, 1947. World War II and Korean War Veteran with 43 years of combined Active and Reserve service. Lifetime member of Roseland Post 49 American Legion. Retired Machinist with 35 years of service with the C&EI/Union Pacific Railroad. Husband of the late Agnes nee White. Father of Irene Massacavollo and the late James (Donna) Sharp. Grandfather of James (Lisa) and Anthony (Rachelle) Massacavollo, Brian Sharp and Kristine (C.J.) Hyman. Great grandfather of Ashley, Steven, Zakary, Caitlyn, Samantha, Trey, Brianna, Christopher and Alexa. Great-great grandfather of Ronnie. Son of the late Irene Gretchell and Richard Mackey. Brother of Elizabeth Hetrick and the late Jean Catherine Schmidt, Charles and James Mackey. Bob lived his life in humble service to his family, his country, his fellow veterans and his friends & neighbors. We are forever grateful. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W. 14th St. (US Rt. 30, 3 blks E. of Western Ave) Chicago Heights on Thursday June 2nd, from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Funeral Services Friday morning at 11:00 AM. Burial with Military Honors at Arlington National Cemetery. 708 481-9230 or panozzobros.com

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