Julius R. Kuzas, 63, of Hickory Hills, died March 11, at Palos Community Hospital in Palos Heights. Visitation was held at Lack & Sons Funeral home in Hickory Hills on March 15. A funeral service was held at Zion Lutheran Church in Oak Lawn on March 16. Burial was at Lithuanian National Cemetery.
Mr. Kuzas is survived by his wife, Hilde; his sons, Robert and Richard; his daughters, Marie Thielen and Tina Carroll; his sister, Joan Jankauskas; and 12 grandchildren.
Mr. Kuzas was a county sheriff. He was past president of Lithuanian Chamber of Commerce and the National Lithuanian Cemetery. Member of Masons and Shriners and National Sheriffs Association.