Veli Arif, 79, of Oak Lawn, died July 24, at home. Visitation was held at Blake-Lamb Funeral Home in Oak Lawn on July 27. A chapel service was held at the funeral home on July 28. Burial was at Evergreen Cemetery in Evergreen Park.
Mr. Arif is survived by his wife, Nevin; his children, Hamit, Ali and Kiymet Calbay; three sisters and one brother; many nieces and nephews; and nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Mr. Arif was born in Albania. He was the retired owner of Veli