Call Us at (708) 481-9230

Melrose J. Saller - 89

Chicago Heights, Illinois

Melrose J. Saller. Age 89. Longtime Chicago Heights and Crete resident, formerly of Chicago’s Washington Heights Neighborhood. Graduate of Lindblom High School, attended Valparaiso University. Beloved wife for 61 years of the late Herbert “Bud” Saller. Loving mother of Lauren (late Jeffrey) Thiesen, Steven (Dana) Saller and Joy (Lawrence) Wells. Grandmother of Adam (Kathryn) Thiesen, David Thiesen, Grant (Iva) Saller, Austin (Donna) Saller, Jordan (Krista) Saller, Ashley Wells and Nicole (Ryan Perrie) Wells. Great grandmother of 7. Daughter of the late Gladys nee Turner and Oscar Rhode. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 West 14th Street (US Rt 30, 3 blks E of Western Ave), Chicago Heights on Tuesday July 19, 2022 from 9:30 AM until time of funeral services 11:30 am. Burial Mount Greenwood Cemetery, Chicago. Info 708-481-9230 and

1 Comment

  • Mary Ellen Stephens Harris

    2 weeks, 1 day ago

    Lauren, Steve & Joy, Sorry to learn about the passing of your Mother. God blessed you with many years to share with her. I am your neighbor from Chicago when I lived behind you on Throop. I hope you are all healthy. Feel free to email me if you'd like. Condolences to the entire family.

Leave a comment

Fill out the above security question to submit your form.

Enter Username and Password to view private comments

Recent Obituaries

Italo Petrongelli, 86

Chicago Heights, Illinois

Kevin Schurwanz, 56

Chicago Heights, Illinois

Ruben Garcia, Sr, 71

Steger, Illinois

Thomas Huidobro

Flossmoor, Illinois

Ronald E. Ashby, 81

Chicago Heights, Illinois

Eloy Garcia, 56

Chicago Heights, Illinois

Catherine "Kay" Fernwalt, 89

Tinley Park