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Christopher M. Stella - 69

4/18/1948 - 7/25/2017


Christopher M. Stella age 69, was called home to be with our Lord on Tuesday July 25th. Longtime Homewood resident. Retired in 2006 as Plant Manager for Bliss & Laughlin/Republic Steel. Graduate of Saint Joseph’s College and Marian Catholic High School. Husband of 34 years to Terri nee Brinkley. Father of Jackie (Tony) Moskos and Michael Stella. Proud “Papa” of Cameron and Amelia Moskos. Son of the late Pearl nee Lamazzi and Chris Stella. 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 Monday July 31st from 3:00 PM until time of funeral service at 8:00 PM. Burial private. 708-481-9230 or


  • Jim Merkel

    on 07/26/17

    We are so sorry to hear this. Our prayers go out to Chris and Terri. We were not related by blood, but the Merkel's of Illinois and Wisconsin called Chris our cousin.
  • R. Ross

    on 07/31/17

    My heartfelt condolences to the Stella Family for your loss. May Jehovah the "God of all comfort" continue to provide your family the strength to endure during this very difficult time...Psalm 34:18 and 2 Corinthians 1:3, 4.

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