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Death Notices from 5/16/13

Leonard A. Budz
  Leonard A. Budz, 87, of Hickory Hills, died May 3 at Emeritus of Burr Ridge. Visitation was held May 7 at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth. A funeral Mass was held May 8 at Resurrection Cemetery in Justice.
  Mr. Budz is survived by his wife, Shirley; his son, Lenn; his daughters, Kristine Richardson, Kimberly Granzow and Kelly Arrendondo; and nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
  Mr. Budz was born in Chicago. He worked as a carpenter.

Matthew A. Gavin
  Matthew A. Gavin, 32, of Oak Lawn, died May 10. A memorial service was held May 13 at Adams-Winterfield& Sullivan Funeral Home in Downers Grove. Interment was private.
  Mr. Gavin is survived by his wife, Kate; his daughter, Clare; his father, Glenn; his mother, Mary Ellen; and his sister, Sarah.
  Mr. Gavin was born in Harvey. He worked as a social studies teacher and tennis coach at Richards High School in Oak Lawn.

Andrea N. Lerner
  Andrea N. Lerner, 28, of Palos Hills, died May 7 at home. Visitation was held May 10 at Palos-Gaidas Funeral Home in Palos Hills. A funeral service was held May 11 at the funeral home. Interment was private.
  Ms. Lerner is survived by her mother, Judi; her father, Steve; and her brother, Steve.
  Ms. Lerner was born in Harvey. She worked as a nurse.

Joanne L. Pappas
  Joanne L. Pappas, 77, née Dailey, of Palos Hills, died May 12 at Palos Community Hospital in Palos Heights. Visitation was held May 15 at Palos-Gaidas Funeral Home in Palos Hills. A funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. today, May 16 at Sacred Heart Church, 8245 W. 111th St. in Palos Hills. Interment will be at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood.
  Mrs. Pappas is survived by her sons, Lawrence, Jeffrey, Gregory and Christopher; her daughter, Pamela; her sister, Trudy Reiter; and nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
  Mrs. Pappas was born in Youngstown, Ohio. She was a homemaker.